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The city’s eighth annual festival opens on 1 November with the theme of ‘Cruising For Art’.
Hundreds will gather in Trafalgar Square from 8pm on Friday 28th October to take part in a two-minute silence for victims of homophobic hate crime. Similar vigils will also be taking place in Brighton, Kettering, Norfolk, Norwich, Reading and Stoke.
Schoolteacher Elly Barnes topped the Independent on Sunday’s Pink List this year, joining Jessie J, Clare Balding, Sue Perkins, and Heather Peace in the Top 10. However, the list remains broadly male-dominated, with women occupying less than a third of the 101 places.
New research from the United States suggests that the majority of women experience same-sex attraction.
Councillors from all parties in Reading unanimously backed a motion to provide local charity Support U with accommodation and funding.
London’s First Out Cafe-Bar is due to close on the 29th of October following an increase in rent and other changes to the lease for the property.
Sir Ian McKellen and Manchester Pride organiser Jackie Crozier were amongst the winners at the Lesbian and Gay Foundation 2011 Homo Hero Awards.
The number of US census respondents who describe themselves as being in a same-sex relationship has risen by 52% in the last decade.
GO.GO festival organisers have announced an eclectic line-up of solo artists, bands and DJs for the women’s area at Brighton Pride on Saturday 13th August.