Sunday, April 26, 2015

Hollyouaks star Kieron Richardson has married his longterm boyfriend

Hollyouaks star Kieron Richardson, who plays Ste Hay in the soap, married Carl Hyland in a lavish ceremony at the Buxton Dome in the Peak District.

The couple were joined by Hollyoaks stars including Jennifer Metcalfe, Gemma Merna and Jasmine Franks, who acted as bridesmaids.

The wedding was a lavish affair; Richardson got his bridesmaids to wear stunning white wedding gowns, and got the band The Drifters to perform at their reception.

Congrats to the newlyweds!

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Pope Francis rejects French ambassador because he is gay

Pope Francis has met with Laurent Stefanini, France’s proposed ambassador to the Vatican, to personally reject him and tell him his appointment will be blocked because he is gay.

Despite his aparently gay-friendly image, the Pope is yet to lift any of the actively homophobic and transphobic policies of his predecessors.

The French government has refused to back down after selecting openly gay diplomat Laurent Stefanini to head to the home of the Catholic Church.

A spokesperson for the French government said: "Nothing has changed: France has proposed a candidate and for the time being we are waiting for the Vatican’s reply after the usual discussions and review of his candidacy".

Something has really changed in the Vatican or not?

Mr. Stefanini, the approved French ambassador to Vatican