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Events of LGBT interest

We are committed to embracing the diversity of all our residents and there are many events throughout the year to celebrate the contributions that lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people have made to all aspects of public life.

Select a date from the calendar. 

Gay-friendly women's hockey club

 26 June 7.30PM to 9.30PM

We're recruiting gay-friendly players of all abilities.

Address: SPORTS GROUND, LENNARD ROAD, BECKENHAM, BR3 1QW

Tell Tale Tracks Free

The Ivy House 26 June 8pm to 11pm

The music that made me who I am - musical memories and inspiration

Address:

Tell Tale Tracks Free

The Ivy House 26 June 8pm to 11pm

The music that made me who I am - musical memories and inspiration

Address:

Event themes throughout the year

LGBT history month

LGBT history month takes place every year in February. It celebrates the lives and achievements of the LGBT community. It is also intended to raise awareness of, and combat prejudice against the LGBT community.

LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week

Each spring, agencies across the UK hold events specifically for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender prospective parents, as part of LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week.

International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO)

IDAHO takes place on 17 May and is a worldwide celebration of sexual and gender diversities. It highlights that violence and discrimination against LGBT people must be tackled openly.

Pride

These celebrations throughout the world emphasize LGBT visibility and being proud of your identity.

London Pride / Brighton Pride

Anti-bullying week 

Taking place in November Anti-bullying week is an opportunity to raise awareness of homophobia especially amongst children and young people.

 

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Join the fun at People's Day 2017

One of south east London’s biggest and best-loved free festivals, People’s Day, takes centre stage once more on Saturday 8 July, ready to entertain, amuse, inform and amaze.

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Content Promos

Free festival: come to People's Day 2017!