A brief timeline of Rose and Rosie’s relationship

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Our fave lez/bi couple is taking the next step, so it’s time to take a trip down memory lane… BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS We’ve watched them fall in love, get married, make a documentary, go on tour, write a book and Rosie’s hair colour change between blonde and ginger numerous times over nine whole years. Let’s reminisce [….]

LISTEN: The Log Books Podcast takes a fresh look at LGBTQI history

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The untold stories of queer life in Britain from 45 years ago BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS As a helpline for anyone who wants to talk about gender identity and sexuality, Switchboard has been hearing from and helping queer people since 1974. Their newest venture comes in the form of a podcast and it’s a great way [….]

Paris Lees: “I just never saw trans people being celebrated when I was growing up”

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The inspirational activist reflects on the #powerofhair Writer and activist Paris Lees spoke to DIVA about becoming a Pantene ambassador, media representation, and heartbreak hair changes. DIVA: How do you channel the #powerofhair to express your identity? Hair is a powerful and transformative tool – it was one of the first tools I had to [….]

Get your kicks: Women’s football is on the up

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“Diversity and inclusivity are at the forefront of women’s football” BY MEGAN EVANS @MEG_SEVANS, IMAGES MEG EVENS, NAZ AHMED AND HOLLY DOWNING A record-breaking crowd of 77,768 people witnessed the England women’s football team (#TheLionesses) take on Germany at Wembley Stadium recently. Unfortunately, England suffered a 2-1 defeat as Germany just managed to sneak one [….]

THEATRE: Stop Kiss comes as a harsh reminder of the issues faced by the LGBTQI community

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“What could two nice, pretty girls possibly be doing at four in the morning on a park bench in New York?”  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA PBG STUDIOS Originally written by Diana Son back in 1998, Stop Kiss explores many issues and themes that are just as prevalent as ever for the LGBTQI community as [….]

THEATRE: Award-winning play Stop Kiss comes to Above The Stag Theatre

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Diana Son’s lez/bi play is back with a female-fronted creative team BY ABOVE THE STAG THEATRE. IMAGES PBGstudios  Above The Stag, The UK’s only dedicated LGBTQI theatre, recently announced long-term collaborator and regular Above The Stag director, Andrew Beckett, has been appointed as Artistic Director.  Especially wonderful for us is that, Andrew’s first piece of [….]

CELEB: Adele Roberts to star in I’m A Celebrity

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“Red fleeces at the ready! She’s going in!” 🍃 BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGE TWITTER/I’M A CELEB BBC Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts will be part of the line-up of I’m A Celebrity 2019. She tweeted on Tuesday 12 November: “Red fleeces at the ready!!!!! She’s going in! Thank you for all the lovely messages, I’m [….]