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royal mint 50 pence pride uk

Britain’s Royal Mint earlier this week issued a special rainbow coin to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Pride UK. The mint described the colourful 50 pence coin as part of the institution’s wider commitment to diversity and inclusion. Pride in London partnered with the mint to launch the rainbow coin. The 50p piece incorporates wording …

adele parties gay porn idol heaven

After picking up three Brit Awards earlier this week, Adele let loose at Heaven’s G-A-Y Porn Idol event on Thursday night. The star arrived at the iconic London club after taping an episode of The Graham Norton Show. Watch the vid below. Adele rocked up to Heaven in time for the regular G-A-Y Porn Idol …

drag race uk the vivienne tia kofi veronica green heaven nightclub london

A group of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK stars were evacuated from London’s Heaven nightclub this week after a “sick individual” made a hoax bomb threat. The Vivienne, Tia Kofi, Veronica Green and their drag sister Shania Pain were rehearsing for a new tour at the venue on Monday (May 3). Then police arrived and ordered …

High Heels

A man has been booted out of a London gay club for wearing high heels. Pavel Vacek, 33, said he had never experienced any issues getting into clubs before, so he was taken aback when a bouncer at XXL London turned him away for wearing high-heeled boots. Vacek suggested to Pink News the club was …

chemsex

Gay and bisexual men who use drugs while having sex are more likely to be diagnosed with HIV, hepatitis C and other STIs, a new study has found. The study, published in the medical journal HIV Medicine, reviewed information from 1,840 gay and bisexual men who used two sexual health clinics in London between 2014 …

Acid Spray

A group of people leaving Dalston Superstore in London in the early hours of Sunday morning have been injured in an acid attack. The Superstore is a gay bar and cafe within the Hackney borough of the city. Three men — aged 17, 22, and 27 — suffered potentially “lasting” injuries in the attack. A …

Jewish school

A state-funded Jewish school has admitted censoring a history textbook to remove references to homosexuality and gay people. Educators at Yesodey Hatorah Senior Girls’ school in north-east London used a permanent marker to black out the word “homosexuals” several times in a history book’s section on Nazi persecution. The chapter now tells the students, “They …

trafalger square Lights gay pride Makeover

Around 50 of London’s Trafalgar Square traffic lights recently received a Gay Pride makeover with same-sex couples replacing the standard green walk signal.  The city replaced the familiar green walking symbol with either green LGBT symbols or a design featuring a same-sex couple holding hands. Transport for London installed the signals on June 19. The …