Gareth Thomas

Has the Foreign Office Forgotten About Gibraltar? Labour's Five Point Plan to Support Gibraltar

Gareth Thomas | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Politics
Gareth Thomas

Whilst I've travelled twice to the island in the last six months, unfortunately no Foreign Office Minister has visited the island since the Chief Minister Fabian Picardo formed his administration in 2011. That's why Labour is calling for a Foreign Office Minister to visit the island as soon as possible to witness first hand the unnecessary delays and disruption to travellers trying to cross the border.

Daley Comes Out: Other Openly Gay Sportsmen And Women

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.12.2013 | UK Sport

Tom Daley's decision to reveal he is in a gay relationship has been praised nationwide. Just 19, diver Daley has grown up in the limelight since hi...

A Game of Two Halves

A.J. Higginson | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Sport
A.J. Higginson

Tackling homophobia in sport is not just important for sport itself; it has much wider implications, from addressing LGBT issues, homophobic attitudes in society and homophobic bullying in schools.

DANCING ON ICE: 'Gareth Should Be In Final'

PA | Posted 08.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Rugby player Gareth Thomas should have been allowed to compete in the climax of 'Dancing On Ice' after his motion sickness woes which saw him booted o...

DOI: Gareth Thomas Will Return For Final

PA | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

Gareth Thomas has said he has recovered enough to return for the Dancing On Ice final - but he will not be competing on the show. The former rugby ...

'Dizzy' Dancing On Ice Star Causes Complaints

PA | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Dancing On Ice contestant Gareth Thomas has still not recovered after quitting the skating show, complaining of feeling sick and dizzy. The former ...

Football Needs A 'Gay Hero'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester United stopper Anders Lindegaard has said football needs a "gay hero", and slammed the sports "primitive" and "intolerant" attitudes toward...

Why the Independent's Pink List Makes Me See Red

The Guyliner | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

You may already have heard of this baffling, uninspiring collection of names compiled by Britain's most-unloved national newspaper, but just in case you're nodding off at the back with your copy of Heat magazine, let the paper itself fill in the gaps for you.

Homophobia Put Us Off Sport For Life, Say LGBT Students

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Homophobic and transphobic bullies are driving LGBT students out of sport, with many victims blasting school and university cultures as "alienating an...

Keeping Vigil

PA | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

Private prayers are being said across a Welsh close-knit community, a month after the devastating disappearance of schoolgirl April Jones. Machynll...

'We Still Have Viable Search Areas For April Jones'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK

Its almost a month since five-year-old April Jones disappeared but there are no signs that anyone is giving up on the search. 17 police teams made ...

Ben Cohen Interviewed

Brodie Smithers | Posted 31.07.2012 | UK Sport
Brodie Smithers

Ex-England rugby player Ben Cohen has founded the Stand Up Foundation, tasked with raising awareness and tackling anti-bullying and homophobia in sport. He is also ambassador for the Bingham Cup, a gay and inclusive rugby tournament taking place in Manchester this weekend.

The FA Must Work Much Harder to Tackle Homophobia in Football

Andy Wasley | Posted 25.03.2012 | UK
Andy Wasley

The FA must be louder when it condemns homophobia, and tougher when players and fans engage in anti-gay abuse. Match officials and stewards must show that homophobia is unacceptable by taking robust action when they see it, inside and outside the ground.

CBB: Already The Bullying Accusations

WENN | Posted 11.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Reservoir Dogs star Michael Madsen has accused his fellow Celebrity Big Brother housemate Gareth Thomas of bullying him over his snoring. Sensitive...

Ministry Of Defence 'Loses' 287 Computers In 18 Months

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK Politics

The Ministry of Defence has lost or had stolen 287 computers in the last eighteen months, figures published on Friday revealed. As well as 99 deskt...