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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. 

Body Positive Yoga

Greenwich West Community and Arts Centre 1 March 8am to 9am

Yoga in a supportive, spiritual environment for all - Transgender and queer inclusive.

Address: 141 GREENWICH HIGH ROAD, GREENWICH, SE10 8JA

METRO Zest  Free

 3 March 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 11-16-year-olds.

Address:

METRO Live Free

 3 March 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 16-25-year-olds.

Address:

TAGS swimming group

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  3 March 8pm to 10pm

The TAGS is a swimming group for transgender and gender non-binary people who want to swim.

Address: GLASS MILL LEISURE CENTRE, 41 LOAMPIT VALE, LEWISHAM, LONDON, SE13 7FT

Gay-friendly women's hockey club

 6 March 7.30PM to 9.30PM

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

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

Body Positive Yoga

Greenwich West Community and Arts Centre 8 March 8am to 9am

Yoga in a supportive, spiritual environment for all - Transgender and queer inclusive.

Address: 141 GREENWICH HIGH ROAD, GREENWICH, SE10 8JA

Monthly LGBT get together Free

 8 March 6pm to 7pm

Each month we host an LGBT get together here in the hub.

Address: PHOENIX COMMUNITY HOUSING THE GREEN MAN, 355 BROMLEY ROAD, LONDON, SE6 2RP

METRO Zest  Free

 10 March 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 11-16-year-olds.

Address:

METRO Live Free

 10 March 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 16-25-year-olds.

Address:

TAGS swimming group

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  10 March 8pm to 10pm

The TAGS is a swimming group for transgender and gender non-binary people who want to swim.

Address: GLASS MILL LEISURE CENTRE, 41 LOAMPIT VALE, LEWISHAM, LONDON, SE13 7FT

Gay-friendly women's hockey club

 13 March 7.30PM to 9.30PM

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

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

Body Positive Yoga

Greenwich West Community and Arts Centre 15 March 8am to 9am

Yoga in a supportive, spiritual environment for all - Transgender and queer inclusive.

Address: 141 GREENWICH HIGH ROAD, GREENWICH, SE10 8JA

METRO Zest  Free

 17 March 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 11-16-year-olds.

Address:

METRO Live Free

 17 March 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 16-25-year-olds.

Address:

TAGS swimming group

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  17 March 8pm to 10pm

The TAGS is a swimming group for transgender and gender non-binary people who want to swim.

Address: GLASS MILL LEISURE CENTRE, 41 LOAMPIT VALE, LEWISHAM, LONDON, SE13 7FT

Gay-friendly women's hockey club

 20 March 7.30PM to 9.30PM

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

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

Body Positive Yoga

Greenwich West Community and Arts Centre 22 March 8am to 9am

Yoga in a supportive, spiritual environment for all - Transgender and queer inclusive.

Address: 141 GREENWICH HIGH ROAD, GREENWICH, SE10 8JA

METRO Zest  Free

 24 March 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 11-16-year-olds.

Address:

METRO Live Free

 24 March 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 16-25-year-olds.

Address:

TAGS swimming group

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  24 March 8pm to 10pm

The TAGS is a swimming group for transgender and gender non-binary people who want to swim.

Address: GLASS MILL LEISURE CENTRE, 41 LOAMPIT VALE, LEWISHAM, LONDON, SE13 7FT

Gay-friendly women's hockey club

 27 March 7.30PM to 9.30PM

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

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

Fifty Plus LGBT group Free

Metro Centre 28 March 2pm to 4pm

Social and support group on the last Tuesday of every month for LGBT people over the age of fifty.

Address: 141 GREENWICH HIGH ROAD, GREENWICH, SE10 8JA

Body Positive Yoga

Greenwich West Community and Arts Centre 29 March 8am to 9am

Yoga in a supportive, spiritual environment for all - Transgender and queer inclusive.

Address: 141 GREENWICH HIGH ROAD, GREENWICH, SE10 8JA

METRO Zest  Free

 31 March 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 11-16-year-olds.

Address:

METRO Live Free

 31 March 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 16-25-year-olds.

Address:

The Pink Walrus

Upstairs at The Signal 31 March 7pm

An evening of cocktails, cabaret and music

Address: 7 Devonshire Road, London, Se23 3He

TAGS swimming group

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  31 March 8pm to 10pm

The TAGS is a swimming group for transgender and gender non-binary people who want to swim.

Address: GLASS MILL LEISURE CENTRE, 41 LOAMPIT VALE, LEWISHAM, LONDON, SE13 7FT

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.