SCREEN: Fans go wild at first peek of Gillian Anderson playing Margaret Thatcher

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Reactions were mixed as we got our first glimpse at season four of The Crown  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Twitter blew up yesterday after catching a glimpse of the first images released from season four of The Crown. One image in particular got us talking more than the rest, though.  The image in [….]

DATING: More than half of Black British people don’t see their love represented online

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Bumble’s #MyLoveIsBlackLove campaign aims to better represent the breadth of Black Love in the UK BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA BUMBLE Have you ever tried searching for images relating to words like romance, relationship, and couple? If you have, you’ll notice that there are little to no depictions of Black people within the images you find. [….]

MUSIC: The xx’s Roxy Madley Croft drops debut solo single, Lifetime

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“My intention with this song is to celebrate life, togetherness, to appreciate the moment before it’s gone” BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE BY VIC LENTAIGNE All the way back in April, when lockdown was in full swing, Romy Madley Croft took to Instagram live to give us some news we’ve been wanting ever since The xx [….]

CELEB: Lizzo opens up about representation, friendship and body positivity

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“Inclusivity is what my message is always about. I’m glad that this conversation is being included in the mainstream narrative.” BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Whenever a new interview with Lizzo appears, we know we’re gonna be treated to some wise words of wisdom and be left feeling good as hell after we follow [….]

NEWS: Older LGBTQI community “feel like the forgotten generations”

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Tonic Housing, Opening Doors London, and Stonewall Housing today launch their Building Safe Choices report  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Three prominent LGBTQI charities: Tonic Housing, Opening Doors London and Stonewall Housing, have today released the results of a collaborative project – the Building Safe Choices 2020 report.  The charities decided to team up [….]

SCREEN: Your first look at Javicia Leslie as Batwoman

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“Look out, Gotham, I’m suited up and ready to go” BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM When we found out bisexual actor Javicia Leslie would be taking over the role as Batwoman we knew she was gonna smash it, but we didn’t realise she was gonna go that hard.  Javicia made history this July when [….]

SCREEN: Dua Saleh joins Sex Education as the show’s first Black, non-binary character

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Season three can’t come quick enough 📺 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM If you needed anymore convincing of how great Sex Education is, the announcement of three new cast members, including the show’s first Black, non-binary character, should be enough to get you on board. We’ve loved it since day one for it’s dedication towards [….]