Bishop Derek Rawcliffe Dies

> Bishop Derek Rawcliffe 1921-201   The openly-gay, retired bishop, Derek Rawcliffe has died in Leeds, aged 89. . The LGCM has published a tribute to Derek, which is available on its website, here. An appreciation by Peter Tatchell and Keith Rogers can viewed on Peter’s website here. The Yorkshire Post obituary can be found […]

Wiltshire Group Launch Campaign Against Homophobia in Sport

>Wiltshire and Swindon Men’s Sexual Health has dedicated their own poster campaign to LGBT History Month and the issue of homophobia in Sport, with “Show Homophobia the Red Card.” This poster will be sent to all gyms, sports centres, and football clubs across Wiltshire and Swindon, to be seen by a wide audience, promoting discussion […]

Football Fans Would Accept Gay Players, New Research Shows

>Staffordshire University will celebrate LGBT History Month by presenting the controversial findings of a survey into gay footballers, this month. The event will see the authors of the TopFan survey, Professor Ellis Cashmore and Dr Jamie Cleland, speaking about and taking questions on their research. And former Mayor of Stoke-on-Trent, Mike Wolfe, will be hosting […]

New Way for Hate Crime Victims to Come Forward Launched to Coincide with LGBT History Month

>The police service has launched a new way for victims of hate crime to come forward which includes an online reporting form to enable victims to report hate crime online. The website, called True Vision, is supported by all police forces in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and can be accessed at www.report-it.org.uk True Vision […]

Bulletin No 82

>The latest edition of the LGBT History Month bulletin is now available, as usual packed-full of news, information, notices of upcoming events and quotations. To access the latest bulletin please click on one of the links below: word document pdf file (you can also right click on the links and “save target as”) You can […]