LGBT Gongs

The New Year Honours for 2012-2013 include four LGBT Heroes: Labour MEP, actor and Stonewall founder Michael Cashman gets a CBE; Olympic Gold medallist boxer Nicola Adams an MBE and Liz Grant, former Stonewall deputy chair and Simon Fanshawe, journalist, former stand-up and non-executive director of the University of Sussex an OBE each.

Queen's Gongs Go to LGBT activists

Three LGBT ‘unsung heroes’ have received gongs in the New Year’s Honours. Jeffrey Dudgeon, Liberal Unionist politician and equal opportunities and human rights campaigner, receives an MBE for services to the LGBT community in Northern Ireland. He brought a six year long case against the UK in his defence of the right to enjoy – as a […]