Brighton Kemptown MP takes public HIV test in support of National HIV Testing Week

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown & Peacehaven is to take a public HIV test on Monday November 25 in an effort to encourage more local people to test for the virus...

Transgender woman attacked in Peacehaven : Have you seen this man?

Sussex Police are appealing for information after a man grabbed and threatened to attack a transgender woman in Peacehaven. The victim was walking to catch a bus in South...

Aids Memorial plaque installed ahead of World Aids Day

The artist behind ‘Tay’, Brighton and Hove’s Aids Memorial sculpture, Romany Mark Bruce, joined the Rainbow Fund grants panel last night to mark the...

LUNCH POSITIVE : News updates

This year’s World AIDS Day Candlelit Vigil is being staged with grant funding from the Queens Park Community Fund and the Community Development Foundation. Lunch Positive, the...

Will Young and Stonewall team up to tackle homophobic language

  Stonewall, supported by Will Young and Mumsnet, today launches a flagship campaign to tackle homophobic language in schools. The campaign comes exactly ten years since...

WORLD AIDS DAY IN BRIGHTON : Durex & MTV launch sex-ed revolution

Durex and MTV Staying Alive Foundation (SAF) have launched Someone Like Me, a global sex education campaign led by young people for young people. Research has revealed that...

Letter to Editor: Brighton, where is your LGBT history?

My partner and I were visiting Sussex from California and met with some old friends from Brighton who took us out for a delicious lunch then on to the cultural quarter to show...
Posted On 16 Nov 2013

PCC publishes guidance note on reporting Trans* issues

The Press Complaints Commission today published a guidance note for newspaper editors on the researching and reporting of transgender issues. The guidance is intended to...

Scotland’s ‘Equal Marriage’ vote on November 20

The Equality Network (the LGBT equality charity that runs the Equal Marriage campaign in Scotland) will hold a rally outside the Scottish Parliament next Wednesday, November...

‘Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine’ to screen at IDFA in Amsterdam

The documentary ‘Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine’ launches the first-ever Gay Night at IDFA in Amsterdam with six screenings from November 21 – December 1  2013 The...

Alvin Baltrop’s NYC pier photos to be shown at Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool

The work of black gay African American photographer Alvin Baltrop (1948-2004) will be shown in the UK for the very first time at the Open Eye Gallery in Liverpool from...

Marie Hannah wins ‘Polari First Book Prize 2013’

Mari Hannah, Author of The Murder Wall, was named the winner of The Polari First Book Prize 2013 at the Purcell Room on London’s South Bank last night (Wednesday Nov 13). Mari...

Latest TV: QTube talks to Fox about being trans* in Brighton

  Episode 6 of Latest TV’s gay programme the QTube can now be viewed on You Tube. In the show, broadcast from Legends Basement Club, Jonesy and Torsten talk to Fox,...

Trans* Day of Remembrance Croydon events

Two Croydon groups will come together on Wednesday, November 20, to remember transgender people throughout the world who have died as a result of violence or suicide. In...

Stonewall review of ‘Workplace Equality Index’

Stonewall, the LGB equality charity has published a ground-breaking review of its annual Workplace Equality Index which finds it continues to be ‘best in class’. The review...

New programme to commission HIV services in London

A new three-year programme for HIV prevention in London has been backed by leaders of all 33 London boroughs. Members of London Councils’ Leaders committee agreed yesterday...
X