The UKs first ever LGBT History Month magazine is being launched with the support of Angela Eagle
Budget airline EasyJet yesterday offered to fly Pope Benedict XVI to the UK following the recent controversy surrounding his viewpoints on British Equality laws and estimated cost of his visit.
The Sun has caused havoc after publishing a poll yesterday asking whether gay people should be allowed to be cabinet ministers.
The Government will not push through proposals that churches argue would restrict their ability to deny jobs to gay people and transsexuals, Equality Minister Harriet Harman has confirmed.
The Liberal Democrats are to vote on full marriage rights for gay couples at next months party conference, as they aim to highlight the differences in the newly formed coalition government between themselves and the Conservatives.
The motion to be discusses next month will look into civil partnerships being converted into full married and allowing transgender people to remain married after changing sex.
The move has proved to be popular amongst the grassroots members of the party but could prove to be a talking point amongst the mores senior members of the party and with a lot of the Conservative party, however the motion is backed by the party leadership.
A Liberal Democrat source told the Independent on Sunday: "There will undoubtedly be some people that will speak against it, especially from the various religious groups.
But this is something that the party as a whole has been calling for. It will be a key issue for us in defining ourselves against the Tories."
Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats, Simon Hughes MP, has recently stated that full marriage will be available to same-sex couples under the current Government and earlier in the year, Lord Mayor of London Boris Johnson, said that he too supported the idea of full marriage rights for gay couples.
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