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Commonwealth Human Rights Rainbow Appears in Glasgow
As the Commonwealth Games commences a ground-breaking conference statement has put Glasgow on the map in the journey of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people towards human rights in the Commonwealth.
The LGBTI Human Rights in the Commonwealth conference was held on Nelson Mandela ... [Read more]
Sam Smith – ‘I’m Not The Only One’
This end of August sees the release of Sam Smith’s new single ‘I’m Not The Only One’ taken from his multi-platinum selling album ‘In The Lonely Hour’ which debuted at No.1 in the UK charts and No.2 on the US Billboard Top 200 earlier this year.
The album has sold over 1.3 million copies ... [Read more]
Lads who love their legs
It’s that time of year when we begin to think about our legs again. Remember them? Those perfect pins that have been hiding all year round.
The arrival of summer brings with it relaxed days spent lounging bare-legged soaking up the sun. But for some getting the perfect beach body in time for summer ... [Read more]
Fedde LeGrand’s – ‘Twisted’
Following its exclusive world premiere on Danny Howard’s BBC Radio 1 Dance Anthems show a few weeks back, the eager wait for the release of Fedde Le Grand’s ‘Twisted’ has finally come to a close for fans around the globe. Out now on his very own Flamingo Recordings, the suitably entitled track ... [Read more]
Travel – We are Family, especially in Brighton!
More and more gay families now include children – adopted, biological, maybe even from previous heterosexual relationships. So where better to take your little darlings than for a fun few days out by the seaside in lovely Brighton? Maybe even for Brighton Pride (Sat 2 Aug 2014)!
Brighton is a ... [Read more]
Online gay art with Character
CHARACTER is a fancy international gay art magazine about images, emotions and the stories they tell and with this issue celebrates its third anniversary.
Featuring more than 90 artists and contributors, over 340 pages, Character is the first international Gay Art magazine free online and entirely ... [Read more]
The Glamour of dr.a.g.
This month, Christopher Logan re-releases his remarkable coffee table book filled with photographs capturing the worlds most celebrated drag superstars by the industry’s leading photographers. Photos represent a wide spectrum of drag icons from underground drag royalty to the new breed of reality ... [Read more]
Pridefest™, a New LGBT-Themed Game Coming Soon
On the back of Manchester's Gay Geek Parade... Atari®, one of the world’s most recognized publishers and producers of interactive entertainment, has announced the development of Pridefest™ an original social-sim game for tablets and mobile devices. Pridefest™ empowers players to create and launch ... [Read more]
Geek Pride – come and join in
Manchester based community collective, Geek Pride, is calling for geeks across the region to unite and partake in the Manchester Pride Parade this August bank holiday weekend, to celebrate LGBT and geek culture.
Following on from a successful founding year in 2012, Geek Pride returns as an annual ... [Read more]
Bollywood Music Video for Gay Rights Exceeds One Million Views
A Bollywood-inspired United Nations music video with a message of gay acceptance has rapidly become one of the most watched UN videos of all time. “The Welcome”, released on 30 April 2014 as part of the UN’s ongoing Free & Equal campaign, has been watched by more than a million people on the ... [Read more]
Travel – 10 handy apps for a hassle-free vacation
Whether traveling within your country or to the globe’s most exotic locations, most travelers will experience some frustrating roadblocks. While technology can’t solve all of your problems, it can certainly make your life on the go a lot more worry-free. You have to worry about booking tickets, hotels ... [Read more]
Bent USA – New Reality TV Show Explores Controversial “Gay for Pay” Porn Industry
A trailer for Broke Straight Boys' new reality show leaked two weeks ago by a model for the site garnered over 100,000 views on YouTube and was disseminated across the web. In response, the official trailer for the upcoming reality show has been released ahead of schedule.
The show focuses on straight ... [Read more]
Return of the ‘Bake Off’
Never has admiring a soggy bottom been more entertaining than with the Annual Village Bakers ‘Great Village Bake Off’, which returns to Manchester’s Canal Street on Sunday 17th August and where Fanny will be working hard to drizzle that lemon and firming those buns to create a baking competition ... [Read more]
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