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Unison to sponsor Swindon & Wiltshire Pride Community Stage

Swindon & Wiltshire Pride are proud to announce that for the second year Unison will be sponsoring the Community Stage. Following on from the success of the Community Stage in 2011 and previous years attending Swindon and Wiltshire Pride as stall holders, Unison have once again come out to show their support for and commitment […]

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TUC examine the World Pride problems

Following the massive publicity for the last-minute problems that afflicted World Pride in London on 7 July, the TUC has taken the lead in calling on LGBT community groups and trade unions to come together to discuss how to prevent a repetition, with a starting point of there being a free, national Pride event in […]

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Pride in the Profession

It’s an odd feeling walking down the middle of Oxford Streetand through centralLondonon a balmy Saturday afternoon in July and being applauded, whooped and cheered by crowds lining the streets.  It’s even more surprising when it’s happening because you are a lawyer. And gay.  But this is what happens during the annual Pride London parade. […]

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Montreal search for “Queer of the Year” gets freaky in year three

One? Fabulous, Two? Fierce. Three? Freaky! How about five queers! Get your mind out of the gutter and into the glitter! The 3rd Annual Queer of the Year competition, hosted by Tourisme Montréal, kicked off this week and carries on through the end of August! Five finalists will be flown to LGBT-loving Montréal for an […]

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Mormon group shows LGBT support

Almost 300 members of The Church of the Latter Day Saints, also known as the Mormons, have taken part in Salt Lake City’s Gay Pride march. The Church members, most of whom were straight, turned up to show their solidarity with other marchers. The Church has been strongly opposed to homosexuality and gay marriage ever […]

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More LGBT adopters and foster carers needed in Britain

LGBT Adoption & Fostering Week starts on 6th March

More LGBT adopters and foster carers are needed in 2017 to provide loving homes for children in Britain, according to […]

Review: Wonderland at New Theatre Oxford

Wonderland is at New Theatre Oxford until 25th February.

Sam Bennett In Frank Wildhorn’s Wonderland, Alice (Rachael Wooding) lives in “the real world”. She’s 40 and her husband has […]

Appeal denies CPs to heterosexual couples

An appeal has ruled that civil partnerships will not be extended to heterosexual couples. The ruling was after an appeal […]

Royal Vauxhall Tavern granted sui generis status

Following a huge effort from RVT Future and the wider LGBTQ+ community last summer – including the submission of 600+ […]

Rainbow flags raised across the UK

Rainbow flags have appeared all over the UK to herald the start of LGBT History Month. Colleges across Oxford and […]

Lloyds named best employer for LGBT+

Lloyds Banking Group has been named the most inclusive employer in Britain by lesbian, gay, bi and trans (LGBT) charity […]