It comes after at least 49 revellers at a Florida gay club were brutally gunned down in the worst shooting in US history, sending shockwaves around the world.
The gunman, Omar Mateen, stormed Pulse nightclub in Orlando at around 2am on Sunday morning. He was killed in a gunfight with police after a three-hour siege.
People gathered in Birmingham's gay village to pay their respects to the victims of the Orlando nightclub massacre.Read the full story ›
Eleven Midlands companies have been named among the most gay friendly workplaces in the country, according to equality charity Stonewall.Read the full story ›
Leicestershire County Council is the most gay friendly council to work for in the country, according to the charity Stonewall.Read the full story ›
Nottinghamshire County Council has been named as the most improved local authority in Britain for tackling homophobic bullying and celebrating difference in their schools.
That's according to a report by an equality charity today. Lincolnshire County Council was named the tenth best local authority.
Primary and secondary school children took part in a workshop at the Library of Birmingham to learn more about what it means to be gay.Read the full story ›
To commemorate the start of LGBT History Month, rainbow flags are being flown around Leicester by police, and both County and City councils.Read the full story ›
The country's first specialist health centre for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community has opened in Birmingham.
It's been set up to ensure people get the right kind of medical advice, help and support they need.
Hundreds headed to the Old Market Square in Nottingham for this year's Nottinghamshire Pride event. The day featured over 60 performers across 10 venues including Basshunter and X Factor's Ruth Lorenzo.
The Birmingham Pride parade has got underway! A route of the parade can be found here