London Cruisers Host Gay and Lesbian Basketball Tournament

>On Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of August, London’s gay and lesbian baskeball club, the Cruisers, will be hosting an international asketball tournament at the Score Sport Centre in Leyton (east London). The Cruisers teams will be competing against 10 other teams coming from countries as varied as Sweden, the Netherland, the USA, France, Russia, […]

Jacob Breslow, Intern to Both Schools OUT & LGBT History Month Tells His Story to Pink News

> Pink News 16th August 2007 13:35 Comment Article available here Jacob Breslow – My Journey from Scared Teen to Gay Activist The first time I came to the UK, I was amazed by its history, architecture and bustling cities. Now, over ten years later, I have come back to experience this amazing place once […]

UK Black Pride Receives Support from the Mayor of London

>Mayoral message of support for the UK Black Pride Festival 2007 I congratulate the UK Black Pride Board for coordinating this high profile festival building on last year’s hugely successful event, Metropolitan Police Service Support for UK BLACK PRIDE… It gives me great pleasure to support this year’s UK Black Pride on behalf of the […]

Literature Goes Queer: Lesbian & Gay Writing Since the 1920s

>The FCE Literature Programme at Birkbeck, University of London is offering a new course exploring some of the decisive moments in modern queer fiction. 22 meetings, led by Paulina Palmer and Jonathan Kemp, in the London School of Economics. Starts Weds 3 October, 6.45pm–8.45pm. £220 (£110 cons.). To enroll ring 020 7631 6674/6656, fax 020 […]

Archives Reveal Churchill’s Cabinet Discussed Gays

> The Pink Paper – 6th August 2007 15:45Tony Grew Article available here New documents released by the National Archives give an enlightening account of the views of Prime Minister Winston Churchill and other Cabinet ministers towards homosexual men in 1950s Britain. Prime Minister Winston Churchill bluntly replied that the Tory party were not going […]

Bulletin No 37

>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 view all previous bulletins here or register to our mailing list here.