About LGBT History Month
LGBT HM is celebrated in February in the UK but our work to challenge homophobia, biphobia and transphobia continues throughout the year. This year our focus in Hidden Histories and Coded Lives. Our featured figures are: Anne Lister, who kept her sexual conquests in a coded diary; Kenneth Williams and Hugh Paddick, who exposed everyone to the secret gay men’s language of Polari; Frida Kahlo, whose pain from disability and bisexuality she expressed through her paintings; and Le Chevalier d’Eon Beaumont, who lived for 30 years as a woman after the French Revolution and who was nearly executed by the English!
Miliband: I’ll Bring in Turing’s LawMarch 3, 2015Leader of the Opposition says he will pardon more of the 49,000 men convicted of indecency for having consensual.
‘Equal Love’ Campaign Falls at European HurdleFebruary 25, 2015The Equal Love campaign is today formally closing its 2011 application to the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR),.
Shake the Bottle: UCA Calls for ArtworkFebruary 22, 2015The University of Creative Arts (UCA) is seeking new/recent photographic work that reflect and capture contemporary LGBT experience, culture and.
Educate and Celebrate
Giving teachers the confidence and resources to challenge homophobia, biphobia and transphobia by engaging students and staff in an inclusive LGBT curriculum. www.ellybarnes.com
LGBT Youth North West
LGBT Youth North West Is a a regional organisation that seeks to support lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans young people in the North West of England. www.lgbtyouthnorthwest.org.uk
You can support us and get involved by using our resources, raising funds, sharing events and challenging discrimination wherever you are.Find out more