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Swindon and Wiltshire Pride returns for an 8th year

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Swindon Pride was launched in 2008, with the first ever Pride festival being held in the town. In 2009, the Pride event was expanded to incorporate Swindon & Wiltshire Pride. This year will be the 8th event to be held in the Town Gardens in Swindon. The atmosphere within the park is vibrant and the […]

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Taking pride in Cymru this Saturday

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Pride Cymru takes place this year on Saturday 13th August and it is all set to be the biggest and best EVER! The first ever Cardiff Mardi Gras event took place on September 4th 1999, with over 5,000 people who had gathered by the end of Saturday night to Bute Park for the city festival. […]

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Western-Super-Mare Pride returns to Grove Park

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This year WSM Pride is returning to Grove Park on Saturday 30th July and brings to the town energy, fun and most importantly a party! It’s a day for LGBT+ and supporters to come together, let their hair down and support the LGBT community. With a live stage jam packed with acts throughout the day, […]

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Join the festival at Bristol Pride this weekend

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Taking place on Saturday 9th July, Pride Day will feature a bustling local food and market zone, onsite bars, community area for services and groups, a performance hub, cabaret stage and an expanded family area with bouncy castle, lawn games and kite making workshops, all for a £3 suggested donation. Over 40 acts will be […]

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Head for Manchester and Sparkle this weekend

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Sparkle, the national transgender celebration is the world’s largest transgender event. For the last 14 years, the event has been celebrating with the trans community in July in Manchester, UK. Over the Sparkle Weekend visitors celebrate with music and events and there are also have talks and workshops that are all FREE to attend. In […]

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Exeter marks another successful Pride event

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Exeter Pride returned for its eighth year over the weekend and hundreds joined the parade and attended the free events in the city. The annual event is getting stronger year on year and has some fantastic support from organisations such as Devon and Cornwall Police and Somerset Fire and Rescue.  The events started with The […]

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Schools OUT UK, launches a landmark competition to design the LGBT+ History Month Badge for 2022

Every year since its launch in 2004, LGBT+ History Month raises vital funds for its work to make schools safe […]

ANDREW LANCEL TO OPEN LIVERPOOL THEATRE FESTIVAL WITH ONE-MAN LGBT+ COMEDY PLAY BY CITY PLAYWRIGHT JONATHAN HARVEY

Swan Song, a comedy by Liverpool playwright Jonathan Harvey, will open a brand-new theatre festival in the city next week […]

Dame Shirley Bassey To Release New Album as a ‘Thank You’ to her Fans

Today, Decca Records can reveal the signing of Britain’s most successful female artist of all time, Dame Shirley Bassey. With a career spanning […]

Connection’s Conceivable Comeback

Recent surveys in the UK report that approximately one in three women deem themselves less interested in sex than they […]

ALTERNATIVE MANCHESTER PRIDE FESTIVAL 2020

LGBTQ+ Charity Announces Three Days Of Celebrations Of LGBTQ+ Life In Greater Manchester LGBTQ+ charity Manchester Pride has today announced […]

Anthony (Tony) Fenwick, MBE – 27 March 1960-8 July 2020

An obituary by Schools OUT UK (LGBT+ History Month) Tony was a giant of our LGBTQ+ movement. Tony dedicated his […]

CUBITTS CREATE ONE-OFF PRIDE FRAME WITH FASHION DESIGNER AND LAMBETH MAYOR PHILIP NORMAL TO TACKLE LGBTQ+ HOMELESSNESS

Modern spectacle makers Cubitts have collaborated with fashion designer and the UK’s first openly HIV+ mayor, Philip Normal, to create a one-off pair […]

A New Chapter for Brighton’s Queer Cultural Innovators

Marlborough Productions, the company behind the Marlborough Pub & Theatre’s renowned cultural programme have ceased management of the historic LGBTQ+ […]

Schools OUT UK launches #PrideInEducation2020

Schools OUT UK launches #PrideInEducation2020 Schools OUT UK, the education charity working towards equality in education for LGBTQ+ people, today […]

Youth Pride MCR

LGBTQ+ charity takes engagement programme online with programme of workshops for 14+ LGBTQ+ young people and allies Manchester Pride is […]