Trans Talk back

Brighton & Hove City Council hosted a Trans Equality Talkback session last week. It follows up the pioneering work of the council as the first local authority to consult...
Posted On 27 May 2014

‘Pride Literature Live’ returns to Preston Park

Pride Literature Live, the LGBT literature tent hosted by Brighton & Hove Libraries and East Sussex Libraries and Information Services returns to Preston Park in August....

IDAHOBIT: The Great Debate: Free event Thursday May 15

The Brighton and Hove City Council LGBT Workers Forum are marking the international day against homophobia, bi-phobia and trans-phobia with a free to attend panel debate on...
Posted On 13 May 2014

IDAHOBIT – The Great Debate : Free event Thursday 15th

The theme will be “our activism in question” and everyone is welcome to attend this free event.
Posted On 13 May 2014

Trans* views

Pride organisers are keen to hear the views of Trans* people who attend Brighton Pride. The over all theme for this years Brighton Pride event is Freedom to live while the...

Scottish charity holds UK’s first conference on Transgender Justice

Lord Advocate is key note speaker. The Scottish Transgender Alliance is holding the UK’s first trans Justice Conference today, March 13 in Edinburgh which is set to be...

REVIEW: Painted Ladies

This book is a good read and a convincing journey into identity and how unwanted attention can bring reflection and resilience to a character under threat.
Posted On 10 Mar 2014

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

New Venture Theatre’s production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, runs from May 2-17. Internationally ignored song stylist Hedwig Schmidt is an East German rock ‘n’ roll...

LGBT History Month events in Kent

A series of events have been organised in Canterbury, Maidstone and Folkestone to celebrate LGBT History Month, 2014. FOLKESTONE: Folkestone Library, 5 Grace Hill, Folkestone...

Grayson Perry dresses down for Palace appearance

English potter and artist Grayson Perry chose to wear a stylish midnight blue dress and a wide brimmed ostrich-feathered hat when he received his CBE from Prince Charles at...

Trans Needs Assessment call for evidence

In 2013 Brighton & Hove City Council published the results of a Trans Equality Scrutiny Panel which recommended that a needs assessment be undertaken to identify the needs...

Trans* Swimming Sessions

Is your gender expression keeping you from the swimming pool? If so there is a ten week pilot scheme for trans* people at St Luke’s swimming pool (near Queens Park), St...

LGBT History Month events at Jubilee Library in Brighton

Jubilee Library announce lineup of events for LGBT History Month in February. Brighton Trans*formed – Throughout LGBT History Month personal stories from Trans*formed Trans...

‘Transformers’ photo exhibition at Jubilee Library

‘Being Human – Human Being’ is a national youth initiative which aims to break down barriers and prejudices for young trans* people. The project uses...
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