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'Meet up' Social for those coming solo to Manchester Pride

Date Published: 16/08/2013

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (LGF) are hosting a drop-in social event for those coming to Manchester Pride alone, or wanting to make new friends, at our Community Resource Centre on Saturday 24 August from 3pm.

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Fixing Homophobia

Date Published: 15/08/2013

Two young women, who have been victims of homophobic abuse throughout their lives, are creating a unique art installation to highlight the effects of these attacks. Read our interview with Sarah and Schuylar...

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Results Day: We can Help

Date Published: 15/08/2013

AS and A-Level Results are out today for exams taken by pupils in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Perhaps you got the results you wanted and are off to uni or college but worried about coming out? Or concerned about your choices if you didn’t get the results you wanted? We can help...

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Homo Heroes 2013: Community Group of Organisation of the Yea…

Date Published: 07/08/2013

We've announced the finalists for our annual Homo Heroes Awards 2013, supported by Barclays, highlighting inspirational stories and triumphs over adversity. Check out the finalists for Community Group or Organisation of the Year Award and get voting! 

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Share your views on Mental Health

Date Published: 13/08/2013

A new national survey launched by PACE, leading LGBT mental health charity, aims to uncover factors which make lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people more likely to experience mental health problems. Share YOUR views...

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The LGF on Woman's Hour

Date Published: 13/08/2013

On Friday,  The Lesbian & Gay Foundation were invited on to BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour to talk about the importance of cervical screening for lesbian and bisexual women, and our campaign 'Are You Ready For Your Screen Test?'

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Homo Heroes 2013: LGB&T venue of the Year Award

Date Published: 07/08/2013

We've announced the finalists for our annual Homo Heroes Awards 2013, supported by Barclays, highlighting inspirational stories and triumphs over adversity. Check out the finalists for LGB&T Venue of the Year Award and get voting! 


 

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Serenity Security Launches Drink Spiking Awareness Campaign

Date Published: 06/08/2013

Serenity Security are promoting Safer Drinking in the Night Time Economy and raising awareness to help prevent drink spiking across central Manchester this August.  

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Village Angels Re-invigorated Ready for Manchester Pride

Date Published: 05/08/2013

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation’s Village Angels Community Safety Scheme was re-launched earlier this year after receiving funding from Greater Manchester’s Police and Crime Commissioner’s Community Safety Fund allocation, with an increased presence in Manchester’s Canal Street

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Homo Heroes Awards 2013 - your nominees

Date Published: 04/08/2013

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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