Transgender and gender non-binary politicians standing in December’s General Election have spoken of being worried about running due to abuse and intimidation.
Members of the LGBTQ community have been sharing their stories for Coming Out Day, an annual celebration held on October 11 to celebrate opening up about sexual orientation.
A model builder at Legoland has created a brick homage to Manchester Pride ahead of the LGBTQ+ celebration over the weekend.
A film marking 50 years since the Stonewall uprising will make its television debut on Channel 4 tonight.
The final line-up for this weekend’s Grampian Pride event has been announced.
Rock band Imagine Dragons called for a ban on conversion therapy as they highlighted LGBTQ issues at the Billboard Music Awards.
A new group will monitor diversity at the BBC to ensure the broadcaster represents “stories, faces and voices” from all UK communities.
An Aberdeen student group has welcomed their university’s decision to revoke an honorary degree from the Sultan of Brunei after a human rights row.
BBC News staff have been reminded not to share their personal views on social media, and told those who breach the rules will face “appropriate action”.
Joe Lycett has said that the LGBT community has had a problem with communication online.
A north-east supermarket is doing its bit to support homeless youngsters by launching a “rainbow rose” this Valentine’s Day.
The Favourite has been nominated for an award for advancing LGBT rights.
A British gamer has raised more than £250,000 for transgender youth charity Mermaids by playing Nintendo 64 game Donkey Kong live for more than two days.
Caitlyn Jenner has admitted her regrets over supporting Donald Trump as she criticised the president’s stance towards the LGBT community.
The BBC is taking action over a perceived “heteronormative culture” at the broadcaster by making LGBT reforms.
Hate crimes based on sexual orientation have more than tripled in Aberdeen during the past eight years.
Actor James Van Der Beek has praised award-winning director and screenwriter Ryan Murphy for his work in promoting diversity in the US television industry.
Olympic diver Tom Daley has said he avoided taking part in a competition in Russia shortly after he came out as gay because he thought it was “too risky and unsafe”.
Aberdeen will play host to an event bringing together the area’s communities later this month.
Bob Dylan, Kesha and St Vincent have re-imagined popular love songs to honour the LGBTQ community by switching pronouns in the lyrics.