VOTE NOW: For Claire Barnett-Jones in the Cardiff Singer of the World Competition

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In 48 hours Claire went from fixing a fence in her garden, to winning the fourth round of the Cardiff Singer of the World Competition. BY DIVA STAFF, PHOTO CREDIT: BBC CARDIFF SINGER OF THE WORLD Claire Barnett-Jones received a call Tuesday evening to say she’d been called up on standby to sing at the [….]

The L Word: Generation Q season two trailers are finally here

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Featuring Shane, Sinley and SO MUCH sexual tension WORDS BY ROXY BOURDILLON, IMAGE BY SHOWTIME Stop whatever you’re doing, because not one, but TWO teaser trailers have just dropped for the brand new season of The L Word: Generation Q. Yep, after months of not-so-patiently waiting, our prayers to the gay gods have finally been [….]

Bad Girls reunited: “They gave each other licence to be who they authentically really are”

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Simone Lahbib and Mandana Jones speak exclusively to DIVA INTERVIEW BY CARRIE LYELL Our jam-packed June issue features an exclusive chat with Bad Girls legends, Simone Lahbib and Mandana Jones. These beloved actors brought Helen and Nikki to life in ITV’s iconic noughties prison drama. Here’s a taster of what they had to say. Simone [….]

Dodie: “I love my bi-ness, but I think I need to love it by myself for a while”

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The singer-songwriter on bisexuality, mental health and finally feeling valid as an artist INTERVIEW BY CARRIE LYELL, IMAGE BY PARRI THOMAS Dodie Clark has a brand new album out and it’s totally brilliant. To celebrate the release of Build A Problem, DIVA editor-in-chief Carrie Lyell had a heart-to-heart with the phenomenally talented singer-songwriter. You can [….]

Demi Lovato: “I identify as non-binary”

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The pop star opens up about gender identity and using they/them pronouns BY DIVA STAFF, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Today singing superstar Demi Lovato took to social media to share the news that they identify as non-binary and use they/them pronouns. Demi wrote: “Today is a day I’m so happy to share more of my life [….]

ONLINE EVENT: Activist and athlete Amazin LeThi meets Black Lightning star Chantal Thuy

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Don’t miss this DIVA Instagram Live takeover dedicated to amplifying the voices of Asian LGBTQI people and allies BY DIVA STAFF, IMAGE OF AMAZIN LETHI BY ALINA OSWALD Make sure you tune into DIVA’s Instagram Live next Monday 10 May because LGBTQI advocate, athlete and ambassador Amazin LeThi is planning a takeover and it’s going [….]

The campaign calling for an end to fertility inequality for LGBTQI couples

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Whitney and Megan Bacon-Evans started the movement after facing discrimination when trying for a baby BY HARRIET ARGENT YouTube power couple Whitney and Megan Bacon-Evans started a campaign in November last year to fight for fertility equality for LGBTQI families in the UK. The campaign, which now has over 5,500 signatures, is urging the government [….]