Brexit – Should we stay or should we go?

  It’s pretty confusing all this referendum stuff. At least with the General Election you are clearly voting for a person and a party, but how do you choose when we are talking about whether the whole country remains part of a huge concept such as the EU? One way to think about it is […]

UK holds vigils for Orlando

Thousands of LGBTs and their allies gathered last night across the world for vigils to mark the worse homophobic hate crime perpetrated on US soil ever. Orlando was naturally the centre of the grief and in the city there was a two hour event with a series of speakers a moving performance by the Orlando […]

Exeter marks another successful Pride event

Exeter Pride returned for its eighth year over the weekend and hundreds joined the parade and attended the free events in the city. The annual event is getting stronger year on year and has some fantastic support from organisations such as Devon and Cornwall Police and Somerset Fire and Rescue.  The events started with The […]

New app addresses sexual health issues in the UK

The Sexual Advice Association, a UK charity focussed on improving sexual function and wellbeing, today announced the launch of a free smartphone app designed to allow people to ask the questions about their sex lives that they didn’t feel comfortable asking before. The SMART app provides an option for people to get expert advice to […]

North Carolina counts the cost

The list of companies objecting to controversial new legislation in North Carolina are now starting to have a negative effect on the economy of the state, reports international media. A sudden and under-debated piece of legislation was introduced by the North Carolina House and Senate in under 12 hours in March. The bill requires public […]

Proud OF Oxford – Proud IN Oxford!

Fyne Times is once again proud to sponsor Oxford’s biggest LGBT event – Oxford Pride. Following the incredible success of Oxford Pride 2015, we are very proud to announce that Pride 2016 is on the way, and it’s going to be amazing! Launching on Friday 24th May for the Bank Holiday weekend, we have the […]

DrugsDirect makes PrEP available with no mark-up after Government’s shock decision

Following the Government’s decision from the NHS that providing PrEP is ‘not their responsibility’ specialty pharmacy, DrugsDirect.com, has pledged to make PrEP available at trade price* to those with a private prescription. PrEP stands for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis and is the use of an already licensed antiretroviral (ARV) medication to prevent HIV negative people from becoming […]

BFI Flare celebrates 30 years with the Top 30 LGBT Films of All Time

Lesbian love story, Carol, tops the BFI Flare poll Films spanning over 80 years make the top 30 Tuesday 15 March, London – To mark the 30th anniversary of BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival the BFI today announces the Top 30 LGBT Films of All Time in its first major critical survey of LGBT […]

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Research shows LGBT+ still hide their identity

New research undertaken by Pride in London, the charity which is responsible for organising Pride events in London, shows that may LGBT+ people still feel the need to hide their sexuality or their gender.  More than 1000 LGBT+ British people were surveyed and 74% felt that they needed to lie about their orientation or gender […]

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The Magic Inside

Direct from Australia, Peter & Bambi Heaven bring their unique critically acclaimed debut show ‘The Magic Inside’ to the Edinburgh Festival Assembly George Square Gardens for the whole month this August. Peter & Bambi Heaven are Australia’s most deluded dancing magicians and they’re about to explode into town and spray London with sunshine. They’ve put […]

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Tesco proud to support London Pride

Tesco is pulling out all the stops to support London Pride this weekend. On Saturday 25th June and Sunday 26th June, stores across London will join in the annual LGBT festival, displaying rainbow bunting, balloons, and even arranging their fruit and vegetable displays to reflect the Pride colours. 12 Tesco stores along the parade route […]

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Drug use, decadence and death

Offbeat Festival, Oxford, is 50 shows in seven days. Here Sam Bennett reviews one of its offerings – High As Sugar As Let It Be, a musical about the most famous band of all time, played at the New Theatre, a stone’s throws away at Burton Taylor Studio the life of the lesser known Holly […]

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Sven Ratske – Internationally recognised performer celebrating the life and music of David Bowie

‘Starman’ combines many of the artist’s famous numbers such as “Space Oddity,” “Rebel Rebel,” “Heroes,” and “Rock and Roll Suicide” […]

Pride in London this week

The ancestral home of all Pride events is undoubtedly London. The first ever UK Gay Pride Rally happened here on […]

Zoe Lyons returns to Edinburgh Fringe

Zoe Lyons, a seasoned stand up with properly funny bones, returns to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival after a year’s hiatus […]

Chance to see first ever TV lesbian kiss

A BBC drama which includes the first ever lesbian kiss has now been made available at the BBC store to […]

Walk with Pride in Portsmouth- This Saturday!

There is something for everybody at Pride in Pompey! Events take place on 18th June and kick off with speeches […]

Stride of Pride – a cocktail with a whole lot of pride

Barefoot Wine & Bubbly has been out and proud for over 25 years and to celebrate the brand has joined […]