Police hunt for gang after Jamie Watson, 15, was set upon in Ward End Road.
Councillors are set to take a stand against hate crime in Malvern Hills District.
Jake Berry MP is calling for the Police to reopen their investigation into the unsolved murder of Drew Griffiths.
Four teenagers have been arrested in connection with homophobic abuse outside an LGBT meeting in West Lothian.
Baroness Warsi tells Sky News of disturbing reports of racism on the streets of the UK after a "xenophobic and divisive" campaign.
World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury’s outspoken comments about homosexuality are being looked at by police following a complaint by a member of the public.
A transgender prisoner has been found dead in her cell at a maximum security men’s jail.
Forces recorded 5,597 hate crimes against gays and lesbians in 2014-15, a rise of 22 per cent
A 36-year-old male has been assaulted in what is believed to be a homophobic hate crime in Redcar.
A rise in homophobic hate crime figures is because victims are "now more willing to come forward", said West Yorkshire Police.