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Another Surgery Takes Pride in Practice!

Date Published: 10/08/2012

 

The Fairfax Group Practice in Prestwich has been recently awarded a silver Pride in Practice award.

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Video: Workshops for Women

Date Published: 09/08/2012

We've just launched a fantastic new video around our monthly workshop for lesbian and bisexual women

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Homo Heroes...Nearly There's

Date Published: 07/08/2012

 

Our Homo Heroes Awards 2012 saw lots of nominations across all seven categories, with the top three nominations in each category now open for you to vote. Here is a list of the 'nearly there's'....

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Getting LGB Health Issues on The Agenda

Date Published: 07/08/2012

 

The Royal College of General Practitioners, The British Medical Association and The General Medical Council come together for the first time to address LGB patient inequalities.

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Voting open! Your Homo Heroes for 2012

Date Published: 07/08/2012

It's that time again and we have 21 people nominated across 7 categories and the choice of who wins is up to you!

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HealthWatch Consultation in Manchester

Date Published: 03/08/2012

Have you got a view or concern about Health & Social Care services in Manchester?

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Are you Part of the Picture?

Date Published: 02/08/2012

 

Did you know that over one fifth of LGB people showed as being dependant on a substance and a further quarter showed at least one indicator of dependency? Read all the results from our Part of the Picture Year 3 report...

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Celebrating Out Athletes

Date Published: 02/08/2012

We interview Lee Pearson,a  27 gold medallist and Paralympic out gay athlete about his experiences on and off the field

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Michael Causer 4th Anniversary Vigil

Date Published: 31/07/2012

 

The Michael Causer Foundation is holding a vigil of remembrance to mark the fourth anniversary of Michael's death at 7.30pm Thursday 2nd August 2012 on Temple Street.

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Join Us at Liverpool Pride

Date Published: 30/07/2012

Now in its 3rd Year Liverpool Pride is becoming one of the UK’s key events. Join The LGF and thousands of other 'Nautical but Nice' pride-goers this Saturday.

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HIV Cure is The Future. HIV Prevention is Now.

Date Published: 30/07/2012

There has been encouraging news recently about the hope for a cure to HIV but we aren’t there yet. So how can we stop the spread of the virus? You may have the answers!

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Say Enough is Enough! to Homophobia

Date Published: 26/07/2012

Say Enough is Enough! to homophobia and march with us on Saturday 25 August in the  Manchester Pride parade

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Oldham Pride against Bullying

Date Published: 26/07/2012

This Saturday’s Oldham Pride will see the launch of a new petition to ‘Stop Homophobic and Transphobic Bullying in Schools and also new research into Oldham’s LGBT community.

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Salford Peel Park Pink Picnic 2012

Date Published: 25/07/2012

On Sunday 29th July 2012, Salford’s Peel Park will be taken over for the day for what promises to be a very exciting event.

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The A.B.C of Hepatitis

Date Published: 23/07/2012

28 July 2012 is World Hepatitis Day to raise awareness of viral hepatitis. Gay men and those affected by HIV are particularly at risk.

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LGB&T Muslims celebrate Ramadan

Date Published: 20/07/2012

Jawad A.Mahboob answers some questions on the month of Ramadan which begins today for Muslims everywhere.

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Are you going to the OWLympics?

Date Published: 19/07/2012

Oldham Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Pride is taking place this year on Saturday 28th July. The theme this year is OWLympics

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Pride Therapy Sunday

Date Published: 19/07/2012

On Sunday 26th August the LGF will be offering you the opportunity to work with a traditional talking therapist or the chance to join one a drama or art creative therapy groups exploring the theme: What is your sense of Pride?

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Fancy a quickie?

Date Published: 10/05/2012

Well from now, and every two weeks, you can! We want you to have fantastic safer sex. And all we ask is for two minutes of your time…

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LGBT Participation in the 2012 Olympics

Date Published: 18/07/2012

With the Olympics due to start in a matter of days, we put a spotlight on the LGBT olympians involved in the Games as well as Peter Tatchell's call for all nations to sign an equality pledge - or face ban   

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Roadworks to close street access to part of the village this…

Date Published: 18/07/2012

From the 23rd to 27th of July, Sackville Street in the village will be a no-through route.

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Groupwork at the LGF is Changing!

Date Published: 18/07/2012

We are excited to announce a relaunch of our groupwork programme and are holding an event on Friday 28 September for people to find out more.

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Bury Youth say NO to Homophobia!

Date Published: 16/07/2012

Bury’s first ever Walk against Homophobia took place yesterday, the first LGB&T event of its kind in the town.

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Liverpool’s Spectrum of Spirituality

Date Published: 16/07/2012

To tie-in with Liverpool’s 3rd annual Pride event, unique inter-faith event celebrates LGBT diversity.

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Can you help make schools safer?

Date Published: 11/07/2012

Stonewall’s 2012 School Report published last week showed worrying statistics that over half (55%) of lesbian, gay and bisexual pupils have experienced direct bullying 

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Can you be a Befriender?

Date Published: 11/07/2012

We are currently looking for volunteer befrienders who can support and mentor isolated lesbian, bisexual, gay and trans people in the Greater Manchester area.

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Women's Pride

Date Published: 28/06/2012

On 21 August we are hosting Women's Pride, part of the Pride Fringe events programme, looking at women's contribution to the gay rights movement.

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When was the last time you had SEX?

Date Published: 08/07/2012

Or rather...When was the last time you talked about safer sex? Sexual Health organisations are continually promoting safer sex messages but are they being heard? What do YOU think?

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A Summer of Pride

Date Published: 03/07/2012

Pride season is upon us, here we list all the upcoming UK Pride's throughout the North West.

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LGF Quickies: Episode 4

Date Published: 02/07/2012

In the latest episode of LGF Quickies we look at syphilis and gonorrhoea as well as introducing the next presenter, Marc Robinson.

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