In 1967, homosexuality was partially decriminalised in England
and Wales. Since then, terms like 'clause 28', 'the age of consent' and
'civil partnerships' have become part of the political language in the
fight for gay rights.
In this collection, we chart the story so far for gay and lesbian equality in the UK. Many of the programmes reflect the language common at the time when they were first broadcast and illustrate the changing attitudes towards homosexuality in the last 50 years.
Interviews with homosexual men who risk arrest and social stigma.