Tag Archive | Lesbian

Spain offers free fertility treatment for lesbians and single women

Spain offers free fertility treatment for lesbians and single women

(Reuters) – Spain’s new Socialist government has agreed to offer free reproductive treatment to lesbians and single women on Friday, restoring a benefit cancelled by the conservative administration it toppled in June. The announcement rounded off a string of social measures made during Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez’s first month in power. The austerity-minded government of […]

Girlie Circuit Festival: Barcelona 9 – 14 August

Girlie Circuit Festival: Barcelona 9 – 14 August

For tickets to the festival, go to : http://bit.ly/2925h35 or for more information, visit Girlie Circuit on facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/GirlieCircuitOfficial/

Listen: Bring Me Down Dixie – Kate Brown

Listen: Bring Me Down Dixie – Kate Brown

In our music slot today, we feature Kate Brown, folk singer/songwriter, singing her latest single, “Bring Me Down Dixie“. Originally from Iowa, and now living in LA, Kate’s rich vocals, and powerful lyrics, tell a story of love lost and independence regained. Her vivid brand of lyrical storytelling has seen her compared with Bob Dylan […]

Lesbian Couple Told “This Is A Family Restaurant”

Lesbian Couple Told “This Is A Family Restaurant”

A lesbian couple, who were dining in the Canteen restaurant at the Royal Festival Hall last Thursday evening, were asked to stop what they were doing, when one of the couple, Lydia Cawson, was comforting her partner after a stressful day. Ms Cawson (29) was shocked to be told by a staff member “This is […]

Botswana: Victory In High Court for LEGABIBO To Register LGBT Organisation

Botswana: Victory In High Court for LEGABIBO To Register LGBT Organisation

Today, the Gaborone High Court delivered its judgment, in a case concerning the Department of Labour and Home Affairs’ refusal to register LEGABIBO, an LGBT organisation. The case was brought by 20 LGBT people, who argued that the refusal to register their organisation violated their constitutional rights, including their rights to freedom of association, freedom […]

Review & Trailer: Pride

Review & Trailer: Pride

Frances Winston takes a look at the hilarious and moving British film, based on a true story Director: Matthew Warchus Starring: Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West, Andrew Scott, George MacKay, Ben Schnetzer, Joseph Gilgun, Freddie Fox, Paddy Considine, Faye Marsay, Jessie Cave, Julie Barclay as Pam A group called the LGSM (Lesbians and Gays […]

New Rose of Tralee Comes Out as Gay

New Rose of Tralee Comes Out as Gay

The newly-crowned Rose of Tralee, Maria Walsh, has opened up about her sexuality since her win earlier this week, revealing that she is gay. Maria, 27, revealed in an interview with the Irish Sun that she came out to her parents some time ago, who were as supportive as she knew they would be. “I’m confident in […]

New Poll Shows 86% Support for Same-Sex Couples

New Poll Shows 86% Support for Same-Sex Couples

A new poll conducted last week for the Sunday Times shows a huge majority of people (86%) approve of lesbian and gay relationships. The poll also found that two thirds of Irish people approved of lesbian and gay couples adopting. 

GLEN: BAI Decision On Marriage Discussion Raises Worrying Concerns About Open Public Debate

GLEN: BAI Decision On Marriage Discussion Raises Worrying Concerns About Open Public Debate

“Can lesbian and gay people not now talk about their lives and their aspirations as Irish citizens on the airwaves, or about their experiences of love and commitment without somebody opposing them?” So said GLEN Chair Kieran Rose, responding to today’s ruling by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland upholding a complaint on a discussion on civil […]

Watch: 40 Love – Cornetto Cupidity Love Stories

40 Love is a sweet lesbian love story which doesn’t start well, but it takes Lily Allen, acting as Cupid, to help bring the pair together! The short rom-com film is part of an advertising campaign by the Cornetto company, called Cornetto Cupidity Love Stories.