Meet Harrison Knights, the first trans contestant on BBC One’s All Together Now

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“I want to show that if you met me in the street, how could you possibly be scared of me?” WORDS BY ROXY BOURDILLON, IMAGES BY GUY LEVY Actor, singer and thoroughly lovely chap, Harrison Knights, is set to make history this weekend as the first trans contestant on BBC One’s prime time hit, All [….]

Six most iconic onscreen WLW kisses of the year so far

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Pucker up and get ready for some monumental smooches #20BiTeen BY LUCY KNIGHT They’re calling it 20-bi-teen for a reason: this year is promising to be the best yet for queer representation in TV and film. Gone are the days where the only place to see a snog between two girls was on Rose and [….]

Suzi Ruffell: “If I wasn’t out, I wouldn’t be a very good comic”

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One of our fave comedians opens up about anxiety, authenticity and whether gags get girls BY ROXY BOURDILLON You may well have snorted your tea out of your nose watching Suzi Ruffell on Mock The Week. Maybe you’re a fan of the brilliant podcast she co-hosts with fellow comedian and bestie Tom Allen, Like Minded [….]

These stunning pictures just made our TDOV AND our Mother’s Day

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Amanda Searle celebrates trans children and the mums who love them WORDS BY IAIN MCCALLUM, IMAGES BY AMANDA SEARLE March 31 2019 is an important date in millions of diaries countrywide. In case you didn’t know, it happens to be Mother’s Day and this year it will be doubly special for another group of mums [….]

OPINION: Fat bodies deserve love, attention and some god damn applause

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Mathilda Gregory on the importance of Fat Pride I’m delighted that the show I’ve hosted since 2017, Fat Cabaret will be the cornerstone the Fat Pride Season at The Marlborough Theatre in Brighton. Fat Cabaret is a big fat ball of joy. Our team of talented chubs has put together sell out after sell out [….]

Melissa Etheridge: Rock and soul

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The singer-songwriter talks DIVA through her legendary career, from hanging out with Ellen in the early 90s to headlining WorldPride this summer WORDS BY ROXY BOURDILLON, PHOTO BY LAUREN DUKOFF In 1993, one year before DIVA hit newsstands, rock icon Melissa Etheridge made queer herstory by coming out publicly as a lesbian. Far from bringing [….]

Kehlani: Mother Earth

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The R&B superstar opens up to Roxy Bourdillon about sexuality, serenity and survival Photo by Arturo Torres Kehlani is a Grammy-nominated R&B powerhouse who scored a dizzying 753 million Spotify streams last year alone. Kehlani is a cutting edge queer icon with a back catalogue including sapphic-drenched smash hit Honey (“I like my women like [….]