Archive | Trans

Glow Your Own

Screen Shot 2021-09-07 at 17.16.53

Cj Zangerle Murray is an Argentine/English queer, trans, visual artist, musician and educator based in the North East, with an MSc in neuroaesthetics. They’ve worked in schools and on creative community projects with children and young people from a diverse range of backgrounds. They are an LGBTQIA+ awareness trainer for Curious Arts – an organisation […]

Read More Comments Off on Glow Your Own

A Community Challenged

LGBT Body Mind Spirit poster

LGBT+ History Month 2021 In 2020 and 2021, we’ve had the utmost sympathy for the young LGBTQIA+ people, locked down in spaces where their identities are not celebrated. We have lost our social LGBTQIA+ space, which frequently is the only safe space many young people have. But the pandemic is far from the only challenge […]

Read More Comments Off on A Community Challenged

LGBT+ History Month 2021

2021-logo-jpg

Sue Sanders: Chair – Schools OUT UK, Professor Emeritus – The Harvey Milk Institute, Cofounder of LGBT+ History Month UK Photography: Nicolas Chinardet – zefrographica LGBT+ History Month is 16 years old, and in February 2021 will – like everything during the current COVID crisis – look somewhat different to previous years’ celebrations. We hope […]

Read More Comments Off on LGBT+ History Month 2021

Fyne Meets Juno Dawson

By Jack Latham

By Jack Latham Juno Dawson’s books include the global bestsellers, This Book Is Gay and Clean. She is presently adapting her 2019 novel Meat Market for television. In 2014, she became a School Role Model for the charity Stonewall. Ahead of her appearance at The Coast Is Queer – for which she is joined by […]

Read More Comments Off on Fyne Meets Juno Dawson

A New Chapter for Brighton’s Queer Cultural Innovators

Photo: Rosie Powell

Marlborough Productions, the company behind the Marlborough Pub & Theatre’s renowned cultural programme have ceased management of the historic LGBTQ+ Brighton venue. The company will instead, present their internationally recognised performances, parties and community gatherings at venues and spaces in Brighton & Hove. Many events are to be held within the atmospheric surroundings of The […]

Read More Comments Off on A New Chapter for Brighton’s Queer Cultural Innovators

Sidney & Friends on Prime

Sidney & Friends on Prime

Sidney & Friends is now available on Amazon Prime Video, after more than 100 screenings in 28 countries, and winning 13 Best Documentary Awards (plus 11 additional nominations). Following its world premiere at the prestigious BFI Flare: London’s LGBTQ+ Festival (on 22 March 2018), feature documentary Sidney & Friends went on a two-year-long international film […]

Read More Comments Off on Sidney & Friends on Prime

Edalia Day: Loved and Not Put Up With

ED 5 lo res

“I really feel like I do, actually,” says Edalia Day when asked if they think of themselves as someone who understands love. “Throughout my life I had it in my head that if you’re openly trans you’ve got no chance of ever being in love,” the 34-year-old resumes, attaching this to media stories and online […]

Read More Comments Off on Edalia Day: Loved and Not Put Up With

“I Looked Down… It Was the Best Feeling in the Whole World”

“I Looked Down… It Was the Best Feeling in the Whole World”

Summer in the City, the UK’s largest and longest-running online video festival, returns to ExCel London 9-11 August. Sunday’s Gender Identity panel discussion features YouTuber, musician and trans dude, Jake Edwards. We catch up with them to discuss top surgery, mental health and terminology. Hi Jake, how was your weekend? Have you been Priding?  No, […]

Read More Comments Off on “I Looked Down… It Was the Best Feeling in the Whole World”

Safe Spaces for LGBT+ Expats

Uruguay 2

Choosing where to set up base when you’re an LGBT+ expat can be difficult. Not only do you have the same decision making as your straight counterparts –destination, cost and language – but you also have to consider whether the culture will welcome you, and your rights and your community will be safe. Laws change […]

Read More Comments Off on Safe Spaces for LGBT+ Expats

Two decades plus of safer LGBT+ communities in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

Hampshire Constabulary LAGLO car at Brighton Pride 2015 two

Inspector Kirsten Troman from Hampshire Constabulary on International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia.  Having the trust and confidence of transgender, bisexual, lesbian, gay and plus communities is key to our ability as police to tackling crime and protecting those who need our help. It’s an approach to policing that Hampshire Constabulary takes year-round, and […]

Read More Comments Off on Two decades plus of safer LGBT+ communities in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

Hampshire & Isle of Wight Fire & Rescue Service

We are passionate about making our service an inclusive place to work for all our colleagues and those who want […]

South Wales Police

We work 24 hours a day, seven days a week, across an area of about 800 square miles from Swansea […]

Global Virtual Career Fair

GLOBAL VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR RETURNS ON 17 NOVEMBER 2021 TO BOOST LGBTQ+ RECRUITMENT MyGwork, the professional networking platform for the […]

Celebrating Black History Month

This month is Black History Month, and it signifies a time of celebrations. It is the time of year when […]

Menopause is a trade union issue

At Community, we are proud to support members going through the menopause with practical tools, help in the workplace, as well […]

Swan Song in the Capital

Following its critically acclaimed sell-out run at Liverpool Theatre Festival and Northern tour, Swan Song, a revised comedy by acclaimed […]

Real Stories: Coram Adoption

There are nearly 2,500 children waiting to be adopted in England but according to the most recent statistics, children are […]

From Maths to Magic with Rhys Morgan

After an 18-month hiatus, Morgan & West are back on the road with their magic show for kids; and of course, any […]

Cambridge University Press and Assessment

“History is everyone’s story” Cambridge University Press and Assessment help millions of people worldwide to unlock their potential. Our qualifications, assessments, […]

Real Weddings: Glyn and Gareth

In this Diversity Edition of Fyne Times, we hear from a couple who – despite health scares and a pandemic – […]