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Royal Navy Jobs

  Royal Navy Chef Sector Accountancy, Domestic, IT, Public Sector   Job Type Permanent   Location Various   Benefits excellent pension scheme, six weeks’ paid holiday a year and free medical and dental care   Salary £14,000 to £48,000 Per Annum   Job Summary In the RN, no two days are the same. You could […]

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UNISON elects openly gay president

One of the UK’s biggest trade unions has elected an openly gay woman and former army officer as its new president. Maureen Le Marinel is currently a Lancashire Police employee and has a long commitment to the trade union movement. She first joined a trade union after she was discharged from the British Army in […]

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Congratulations – Workplace hero: Dilys Jouvenant

  Workplace hero: Dilys Jouvenant Fyne Times would like to offer their congratulations to Dilys Jouvenant of Rhondda Cynon Taf Council on her appointment as a committee member to the Welsh Equality and Human Rights Commission. Dilys has vast experience of working in the public sector and is currently the Equality & Diversity Manager for […]

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London Ambulance Service ranked third in Stonewall’s Healthcare Equality Index.

  Stonewall has today (27 March) published the results of its Healthcare Equality Index, showcasing the most gay-friendly healthcare organisations in England and the London Ambulance Service has been recognised in the top 10.   This is the charity’s first Healthcare Equality Index which audits our performance on how well we meet the needs of […]

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Aspire oxford wins The Guardian’s charity of the year award

The work of Oxford employment charity Aspire has achieved national recognition by winning the 2012 Guardian newspaper’s Charity of the Year award. At the ceremony in London, Aspire Oxford was one of only five organisations to be recognized out of over 1,000 entries from across the UK. Pauline Broomhead, a judge of the awards and […]

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Equalities framework in tatters

  After year on year progress under the last Labour government, equality legislation, human rights, trade union rights and workers’ rights have taken hit after hit since theTory-led coalition came to power. They have denounced the 2010 Equality Act and its ground-breaking, comprehensive public sector equality duty as bureaucratic, burdensome and unnecessary red tape. They […]

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University of Portsmouth welcomes its Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual students.

For any new student getting ready to start university, with freshers’ week just around the corner, now will be an exciting and nervous time with thoughts turning to meeting new people, making new friends, settling into a new environment and perhaps a new city. If you happen to be lesbian, gay or bisexual (LGB) there might […]

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The Closet and the Rainbows

Daniel Pierce was forced out of his home after coming out as gay to his family. $90,000 was donated to […]

Joan Rivers – 1933-2014

It has been announced that veteran female comic and TV personality Joan Rivers has died at the age of 81. […]

Davies, The Paying Guests and Pride

Russell T Davies and Queer as Folk gave us some brilliant moments: Nathan standing up on a nightclub stage and […]

Reading Pride Announce Festival Line-Up

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Reading Pride have announced the full programme and stage line-up for the 2014 Pride Parade & Festival on Saturday 30th […]

Sparsholt Weddings

The venue of choice for partnership ceremonies. Sparsholt has 450 private acres and a lovely venue. Exclusive use with only […]

Swindon and Wiltshire Pride: Interviews

Jo Sharpe (Pride Chair) Steve Pryor (Committee member and Parade Manager) I want to congratulate you first on today because […]