Tag Archive: lgbt

Apr 15

Blackpool Pride Line-up 2015

This year’s Blackpool Pride Festival in the Winter Gardens promises to be the most exciting so far. It will be the 10th Pride event in the town and Blackpool is looking forward to welcoming thousands of visitors from around the country. Organisers have now announced this year’s main stage line up, including massive X-Factor stars JEDWARD and JAKE …

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Mar 04

Manchester Celebrate International Women’s Day 2015

A programme of events and activities are being held across Manchester in celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD). Manchester’s theme for IWD 2015 is, ‘Breaking Through’, chosen to recognise the incredible achievement of many women who have succeeded against the odds. This year women’s groups from across the city were invited to apply for a …

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Feb 10

Manchester Central Library LGBT History Month Events

The First National Festival of LGBT History takes place at Manchester Central Library this Valentine’s Day. The festival, running from 10.30 – 4.30 on Saturday 14 February, celebrates three centuries of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans history and will be run entirely by volunteers. The festival will host the premiere of ‘A Very Victorian Scandal’ …

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Feb 06

Rainbow to Light Up Blackpool

Blackpool is celebrating LGBT History Month this February by lighting up its most famous landmark. The illuminated heart on The Blackpool Tower will shine in rainbow colours throughout month to celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans History Month. There will also be a series of events throughout the town designed to promote LGBT issues. Cllr John …

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