First Winter Pride Maspalomas Huge Success

We would like to thank all involved in the making of Winter Pride Maspalomas 2014! This is never down to one person but is and was a team effort. Congratulations! You all were responsable for making it a great success. Words can not express how proud we were on the stage at the end of…

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Gay-Rights Film ‘Pride’ Tops British Independent Film Awards

Matthew Warchus’ comedy-drama beats “The Imitation Game” as the year’s best British indie “Pride” has been named the best independent British film of 2014 at the British Independent Film Awards, which took  place in London on Sunday. The film deals with a group of lesbian and gay activists who allied themselves with the coal miners…

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Gay marriage law comes into effect in Scotland

Scotland’s new law on same-sex marriages has come into effect. Existing civil partnerships can now be converted to a marriage and other same-sex couples can give notice of their intention to wed. The new legislation was used for the first time shortly after midnight when one couple upgraded their civil partnership at the British consulate…

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Ireland to hold referendum on gay marriage in May

A referendum on legalising gay marriage in Ireland will be held in May, the Republic’s deputy prime minister announced on Tuesday evening. Tánaiste and Irish Labour leader Joan Burton confirmed that the cabinet in Dublin had agreed to hold the vote then. “The fact that this referendum is now to take place is a mark…

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Public Announcement! The Oscars of the LGBT in Gran Canaria! Dear GLAY Member, Friend, Associate, We are now entering the public nomination period for the Annual GLAY Awards. On Friday 5th December, GLAY will formally host the 2014 / 2015 Awards Ceremony at the fantastic Garbo´s Dinner and Show Venue from 13.30 – 18.30h. The…

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Conchita Wurst teams up with Karl Lagerfeld

Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst may be breaking into the fashion world as she has appeared in a photo shoot with legendary designer Karl Lagerfeld. Wurst, who took Eurovision by storm with her song ‘Like a Phoenix’, appears in the photoshoot by CR Fashion Book alongside Lagerfeld and pregnant model Ashleigh Good. The Austrian drag queen…

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Swedish policeman shows he has got the moves at gay pride parade

A hilarious video has emerged of a Swedish policeman exhibiting some impressive dance moves at a gay pride event in Stockholm. The officer, dressed in his official uniform, can be seen dancing energetically with a member of a marching procession surrounded by party goers dressed in sailor suits. The footage was captured by another attendee…

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Thousands to attend Pride parade

Tens of thousands of people will converge on Manchester this weekend as one of the world’s biggest gay pride events gets under way. A colourful carnival will fill the streets of the city centre today, with upwards of 100,000 lining the route each year to watch the glamorous and outrageous out and proud participants. Once…

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Watch the First Trailer for Gay Rights Drama ‘Pride’

It’s the summer of 1984 Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is on strike. At the Gay Pride March in London, a group of gay and lesbian activists decides to raise money to support the families of the striking miners. But there is a problem. The Union seems embarrassed…

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Apple makes a gay pride video

Apple has put its famous design brain power toward making a gorgeous video in support of gay pride. Filmed over San Francisco’s city-wide pride weekend on June 28, the video shows thousands of Apple employees brandishing a re-imagined Apple logo with rainbow colors, while they march down Market St.