Free Ideas at Our 2015 Launch!

Elly Workshop

Teachers and youth workers will have the chance to benefit from a range of resources and ideas absolutely free at the LGBT History Month Launch on November the 18th at the Museum of St John, Clerkenwell. As well as the evening event, there are two afternoon workshops which will benefit people who work with children and young people. The first …

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STEM LGBT Resource

A PowerPoint of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans pioneers in science, technology, engineering and maths and have helped change the world. Click here STEM people

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Free Films for LGBT History Month

SCREEN AWARD-WINNING SHORT FILM SERIES FOR FREE DURING LGBT HISTORY MONTH 2013   Are you planning your LGBT History Month events or got room for a special screening? Well, THE DEVOTION PROJECT – the brainchild of filmmaker Antony Osso – has teamed up with LGBT History Month so you can show these brilliant short films, exploring commitment and love within …

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Ireland Has Stand Up Awareness Week to Combat Homophobia

Ireland’s second Stand Up! Awareness Week aimed at combatting homophobia in the republic’s schools begins tomorrow.The initiative is the brainchild of campaign group BeLongTo and was first celebrated last April. Donal Óg Cusack, the out-and-proud hurling goalkeeper and ex-Rugby star Ben Cohen are going to be involved. To find out more go here. To visit the BelongTo Stand Up! website go …

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Out of the Blocks Takes us to the Future

A new sports history timeline, Out of the Blocks, takes us on a tour of LGBT history in sport – from 14 AD to 2018 (yes – that’s 6 years in the future!) Thanks to Tony Bilton, we can now see how LGBT participation has always been a part of sport. The timeline includes some of the excesses of the ancients, which …

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Rainbow Heritage

Nottinghamshire’s Rainbow Heritage has a range of materials and and archive of materials at your disposal. The relentless organisers and campaigners, who have pulled out all he stops to make Nottinghamshire Nottingham’s Rainbow Heritage has a range of materials and and archive of materials at your disposal. The relentless organisers and campaigners, who have pulled out all he stops to …

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Southwark Offers grants for LGBT History Month

For the second year running, the London borough of Southwark is offering small grants to organisers of events for LGBT History Month 2012. Events must take place within the borough and must be in LGBT History month. Grants can be given up to a maximum of £500 and there is no minimum figure. For more click here

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New LGBT Timeline

Christine Burns and her colleagues at NHS North West have just launched the online version of the LGBT History Timeline after talking to Sue at LGBT History Month. It’s available here. As you’ll see, it has several components. There’s a scrolling timeline that covers more than two millenia. Then there’s the film. There’s a ‘flashbook’ version of the booklet to …

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Toolkit

We have produce a Toolkit to help you get started with celebrating the month. You can download a pdf version of it by clicking here.

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Leaflet/Flyer

A new flyer promoting History Month and highlighting ways to get involved is now available in pdf format for download and e-mail distribution. The flyer is not date specific and will therefore be usable over the coming years. You can download the file here (hi-res pdf file – 6.5Mb). The flyer we used to promote the pre-launch for February 2008 …

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