Event Calendar

We do not organise or endorse these events ourselves. Events are organised by individuals or groups who want to celebrate LGBT History Month; the organisers of each event are solely responsible for their own event. We publish these details for your own information only.

LGBT History Month at Leeds City Museum @ Leeds City Museum
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
LGBT History Month at Leeds City Museum @ Leeds City Museum

Celebrate LGBT History Month 2018 at Leeds City Museum with our FREE programme of films, stalls, activities and talks on Saturday 24th February 11am til 3pm.

All are welcome to come along and get involved!

Stalls from various LGBT groups will be set up in the Museum from 11am.

The event will also include:

– talks from Trans Leeds and West Yorkshire Queer Stories
– a great programme of short films about queer history
– craft workshops for everyone: cushion making, postcard printing and more
– a pop-up history exhibition; please bring your queer history memorabilia

DMUtalks presents: BME Gqay and Bisexual Men: Identity, Stigma and Wellbeing and DMUtalks presents: Does Existing Leigislation Support LGBT People? @ De Montfort University
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Professor Jaspal will discuss how societal norms and stereotypes in relation to sexuality, religion and ethnicity can shape British South Asian gay men’s identities and experiences, as well as their strategies for coping. He will also outline their impact on physical health outcomes and the importance of campaigns and interventions for
reducing stigma on the basis of ethnicity and sexuality..
Dr Bradshaw will then look at the provisions of the Equality Act and organisational approaches to it, as well as the conflicts between religion and LGBT rights such as same-sex marriages.