Museum of Liverpool Committed to Telling LGBT History for National Festival 2017

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Here, at the Museum of Liverpool, we are committed to telling diverse and hidden histories and ensuring that our collections and displays represent our local communities as much as possible. Many of our recent projects, events and exhibitions, developed in partnership with community groups and organisations, have ensured that lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans voices have been heard; many for …

Shrewsbury Stimulates LGBT History Again for 2017

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Press Release Shrewsbury LGBT History Festival 2017 We are delighted to have been invited – once again to take part in the National Festival of LGBT History. Here in Shrewsbury, the festival starts before the weekend when we will be out and about in schools to talk about LGBT lives. In our first year Stuart Milk and Peter Tatchell spoke …

Lancashire LGBT Youth Creativity at the Centre of the Preston Hub of the National Festival 2017

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Press release: Preston LGBT History Festival 2017 04/11/2016 Lancashire LGBT, Preston Pride and Lancashire Archives are proud to represent Lancashire as the Preston Hub of the Third National Festival of LGBT History in 2017 with the support of Lancaster Library and the Lancashire LGBT Network Group.  Events will be taking place at three venues in Lancashire including festival theatre at Burnley …

Exeter Pleased to be Part of the National Festival of LGBT History 2017

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Press release: Exeter LGBT History Festival 2017 Date: 02/11/2016 Website: exeterlgbthistory.org.uk Contact: Dr Jen Grove (j.e.grove@exeter.ac.uk); Dr Jana Funke (j.funke@exeter.ac.uk) Follow us on Facebook                                         Follow us on Twitter The City of Exeter is going to be an official hub for The …

A day of free public talks at York Explore Library will reveal hidden LGBT history on Saturday 11th February 2017.

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PRESS RELEASE Contact: Kit Heyam (Lead Coordinator, York LGBT History Month) Email: kit@yorklgbthistory.org.uk Telephone: 07504 690246 31 October 2016 A day of free public talks at York Explore Library will reveal hidden LGBT history on Saturday 11th February 2017. For the second year, York will be hosting the National Festival of LGBT History. Visitors can drop in any time between …

‘Back in Time’ – The Midlands Hub of The National Festival of LGBT History Video

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We are so grateful to all the people who made it the success it was and hope it will inform and inspire people who are thinking about being involved in ‘OUTing the Past ‘the Third National LGBT Festival whether as presenters participants or hub hosts. Click here to download a copy of Shrewsbury successful 2nd National Festival of LGBT History’s …

Derek Jacobi and Tom Robinson Interviews from 2nd National Festival of LGBT History

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LGBTv Interviews Online! A couple of interviews filmed by our friends LGBTv from the Second National Festival of LGBT History are now available to view online. See Derek Jacobi’s Interview here:         See Tom Robinson’s Interview here:         10,000 Dresses Also on 7th February, Sir Derek read ’10, 000 Dresses’ by Marcus Ewart and …

York LGBT History Month 2016 and National Festival Hub

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York LGBT History Month 2016 sees a record number of events take place this February in and around the city of York. The entire community has come together to put on a schedule of presentations and discussion, films and theatre, talks and activities, school and families events and much much more. All events are open to all members of the …