Chancellor uses budget speech to announce creation of Alan Turing Institute

John Leech MP for Withington calls for new institute to be located in Manchester. The Chancellor announced today the nation would honour Alan Turing, the Second World War...

Portraying LGBT characters on the big screen is still a big deal

A lesbian film starring Katherine Heigl and Alexis Bledel portrays a same-sex wedding in the theaters. It’s surreal that a lesbian lead role in a movie with a theatrical...

Subline and THT ‘Village Fete’

Subline will be opening their doors to everyone this Saturday, March 22, from 2pm to raise funds for the Terrence Higgins Trust (THT) with a Spring Village Fete There’ll...

New support group for LGBT organisations

Brighton & Hove Community Works, the local voluntary and community sector support organisation is setting up a regular support group for people involved in organising or...

Fundraiser for Brighton Women’s Centre raises £900

Sell out fundraiser raises £900 for Brighton Women’s Centre, who are currently celebrating their 40th year of providing essential services to vulnerable women. The night of...

Blagss bowling team win annual tenpin bowling tournament

Twenty five LGBT community groups and businesses took part in the annual Blagss tenpin bowling tournament at the Brighton Marina Bowlplex last night (March 19). The event is...

Legends win Boyz Scene Award

Miss Jason presents Legends with the award for Best Bar Brighton and The South Coast that they won at the annual Boyz Scene awards last week. Before Miss Jason took the stage...

Why Pride Matters to Simon Fanshawe

Broadcaster Simon Fanshawe explains why Pride Matters to him. I walk out of my front door with not a care. I am a known homo in lots of my life. It never scares me. I live in...

Pride tickets go on sale in gay venues

Early bird tickets for Pride 2014 are now on sale in a number of venues in the Gay Village. A limited number of tickets at £9 are available, when they have sold ticket prices...

Heaven nightclub to stage Britain’s biggest ‘Equal Marriage’ party

Stonewall the national equality charity joins forces with G-A-Y and Ben & Jerry’s to throw Britain’s largest party to celebrate marriage equality on Friday, March 28. The...

Brighton Pride 2014 Parade registration opens

The theme of this year’s Pride Brighton & Hove LGBT Community Parade is The World’s A Disco. Dance along with 160,000 fellow revellers and spectators, take your...

HIV transmission between women is rare, but possible

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports the case of a woman who was infected with HIV during sex with another woman. The case which happened in Texas in 2012...

“When Can We Get Married?”- Same-sex couple demand timescales for civil partnership conversion

Specialist lawyers ask Government to confirm timescales for civil partnerships to be converted into same-sex marriage. A couple taking legal advice regarding the...

Pride Arts and Film Season 2014: First event announced

After the success of the ‘ICONS’ exhibition last year, artists from the LGBT sector (and their supporters) will return to the Jubilee Library this summer for...

Brighton shines in Boyz Scene Awards

Brighton Pride, Paul Kemp, Wild Fruit and Legends all came out top of the class at the 22nd Annual Boyz Scene Awards staged at the Two Brewers in London last Thursday...

Rainbow Fund appoints local activist to fundraising role

Community activist Chris Cooke has been appointed to chair the Rainbow Fund’s fundraising sub-commttee. Chris has a wealth of experience in the local LGBT voluntary...
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