Fifty years after the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England and Wales, a former serviceman — once jailed for being gay — accepts an award on behalf of all those who suffered when their sexuality was against the law
In between interviewing the likes of Madonna and Prince William, the award-winning former editor of Attitude found time to write a play and a vitally important book on growing up gay and mental health
The BBC refused an invitation to help recognise members of Lesbians Against the Clause at the Attitude Pride Awards on Friday.
Clause 28 was such a divisive piece of legislation that a group of lesbians protested against it by abseiling into the House of Lords as it was being debated. Then, the night before it became law, four others invaded a live BBC TV news broadcast
Martyn’s love of pop culture attracted so many to follow him on social media.
The rumours are true!
“This represents more than a kiss.”
Asia Kate Dillon wrote to the Television Academy for clarification.
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