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Join some top names at the annual Collars and Coats Gala Ball

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home’s annual world-famous Collars & Coats Gala Ball returns for a spectacular night of entertainment and glamour. The fundraiser brings together the biggest names from stage, screen, sport, and fashion to celebrate and support the animal charity’s work caring for lost and abandoned dogs and cats. The star-studded charity ball welcomes […]

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Disney’s ‘The Lion King’ celebrates 15 triumphant years in London

On Sunday 19th October Disney’s THE LION KING will celebrate its 15th anniversary at London’s Lyceum Theatre. The award-winning musical has entertained over 12 million theatregoers and remains the West End’s best-selling stage production. It also recently became the sixth longest-running West End musical of all time. To celebrate this milestone and to thank Londoners […]

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58th LFF reveals strong LGBT focus

The 58th LFF (London Film Festival) will run between Wednesday 8th October – Sunday 19th October and this year has a particularly strong focus in the programme on films with LGBT relevance. This focus covers everything from historical biopics detailing the repressive ‘gross indecency’ laws and the events leading to the controversial murder of a […]

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Oxfordshire Art Weeks

Around 1000 artists and designer-makers across the county of Oxfordshire welcome you this spring for Oxfordshire Artweeks, the longest-running and biggest ‘open studios’ event in the UK with painters and photographers, potters and sculptors, silversmiths and textile artists throwing open their doors to delight, amaze and inspire you from 3rd-26th May. People travel from far and […]

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Amy Lamé – Not your average 9-5

If you ever wonder where the gay scene is heading, it is worth while taking a look at what Amy Lamé is up to first! Since she started her cabaret nightclub in London in the mid-90s, she has been at the very front tip of London’s queer scene. We took some time to chat to […]

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Autumn-Winter 2013 season at the New Theatre Cardiff announced

Opening the season and for one night only, a fresh cast of burlesque all-stars are set to thrill audiences on Saturday 7 September in An Evening of Burlesque following the acclaimed 2012 performance. This riotous romp into the bizarre world of cutting-edge variety is full of exotic couture costumes, wicked wit and slick choreography. Suitable […]

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Westlife’s Shane Filan to perform at St David’s Hall, 2 march 2014

Tickets are on sale from St David’s Hall Box Office 029 2087 8444 and website www.stdavidshallcardiff.co.uk at 9.30AM THURSDAY 12 SEPTEMBER Tickets £31.50, plus £1.50 booking fee   Shane Filan releases his debut solo album ‘You & Me’ on November 4 2013 and his new single ‘About You’ is released on November 3 2013. “I’m so […]

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KATHERINE JENKINS COMES HOME TO PLAY ST DAVID’S HALL THIS CHRISTMAS

Tickets go on sale on Thursday 20th June at 9.30 am…for a special Christmas homecoming concert at St. David’s Hall, Cardiff on December 8th by global singing star Katherine Jenkins   In the only Welsh date in the remainder of 2013, Katherine returns to her native country with a festive show, and she will be […]

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‘Gay Bull’ saved from slaughter by Simpsons co-creator

In what must be one of the oddest stories of the year, a gay bull has been saved from the […]

Transgender Day of Remembrance – 20th November

The Transgender Day of Remembrance was set aside to memorialize those who were killed due to anti-transgender hatred or prejudice. […]

‘Don’t be a bystander’ this Anti-Bullying Week

Anti-Bullying Week takes place between 17 and 21 November NoBystanders asks individuals and organisations to help eradicate bullying People urged […]

Could You be a Special Constable?

How would you feel if you could spend a minimum 16 hours a month helping full-time police officers to make […]

Rugby great Gareth Thomas marks Anti-Bullying Week (Nov 17-21) with school visit

‘Schools are doing a fantastic job in developing their pupils’ resilience to bullying. I’m there to support their work and […]

Latest in the ‘gay cake’ row

A YouGov poll has examined public opinion on the row over a bakery’s refusal to make a pro-gay cake and […]