East London Pride a Success

East London Pride was a great success, with over 500 participants. Tower Hamlets Mayor Lutfur Rahman opened the Pride show with a resounding speech in favour of equality and diversity among the local community. Peter Tatchell attended in a supportive capacity and Festival Director Jack Gilbert said: “All in all, everyone had a great time”. To read more go here

East London pride to Go Ahead

East London Pride will start today with a parade from the steps of Hackney Town Hall at 1pm, followed by a festival at Oxford House Activists are hoping that the parade and the festival will bring the community together after a difficult year. To read more go here  

Sue Sanders Goes to No. 10

Schools OUT and LGBT History Month co-chair Sue Sanders will be at a reception to hail the success of the LGBT community at 10 Downing Street this afternoon. Celebrating London Pride, but with an eye on achievements in the field of sport, the reception will also include Sarah Williams and Nigel Wood of the Rugby Football League  and Lou Englefield of Pride …