Tag Archives: LGBT

Important Reminders

Shropshire Affordable Warmth Conference Tuesday 20th November, 1pm – 4.45pm, The Gateway, Chester St, Shrewsbury SY1 1NB To attend the conference, please book a place at http://bit.ly/2D6cUZp For more information contact oliver@mea.org.uk or telephone 01743 277114 LGBT History Month Fundraising … Continue reading

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LGBT History Festival Fundraising

LGBT people can face barriers to full participation in public life, despite all the advances in equality. Some LGBT young people, experience mental health issues, self-harm and suicidal thoughts. Important work is taking place in and around Shrewsbury to overcome barriers and … Continue reading

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SAND – The Purple List, Play

Hosted by SAND as part of their Grains of SAND Big Lottery Funded project, ‘The Purple List – a gay dementia venture’ is a one-man play. The play will be of interest to health & social care providers, LGBT communities, … Continue reading

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Policy News: Government Publishes 75-Point LGBT Action Plan in Response to World’s Largest National LGBT Survey

The Government has published a comprehensive action plan setting out the steps it will take to address some of the biggest issues facing LGBT people in the UK. The action plan was published in response to the findings of the … Continue reading

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Local Organisation Seek Treasurer

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Shrewsbury LGBT History Event

Told entirely in the words of James Baldwin (novelist, playwright, essayist, civil rights activist and gay man) through both personal appearances and the text of his final unfinished book project, I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO touches on the lives and … Continue reading

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Events Round Up

Civial Rights USA/James Baldwin film documentary On February 19th, as part of LGBT History Month, we are screening ‘I Am Not Your Negro’, which focuses on this struggle and the injustices still experienced today and the Black Lives Matter movement. … Continue reading

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LGBTQ News and Events

SAND Event: 17th October SAND (Safe Ageing No Discrimination) has been working with health & social care providers to improve practice around older and old lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people accessing health & social care. SAND will host an … Continue reading

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The National Festival of LGBT History: Outing the Past

A series of activities and events are taking place between 17-19TH FEBRUARY 2017 at the University Centre Shrewsbury and other central locations For a flavor of what to expect, his link takes you to a video from last year’s festival … Continue reading

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LGBT Survey

North Liverpool CAB have just completed a very successful 3 year LGBT  (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans*) Outreach project which improved access to advice for local LGBT people. They are now collaborating with ourselves (Citizens Advice Shropshire) and Durham Citizens Advice … Continue reading

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