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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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Latest: Manchester City Council writes to St Petersburg

Date Published: 02/08/2013

In the latest development regarding the Russian situation Manchester City Council has written a letter to St Petersburg asking them to reconsider legislation that restricts the rights of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community. 

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Solidarity with LGBT Russia

Date Published: 30/07/2013

Recent weeks have seen a huge international outcry against Russia as President Putin signed into law measures that stigmatise LGB&T people. The LGF has been in contact with our sister organisation Coming Out St.Petersburg to stand in support of our Russian brothers and sisters. 

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World Hepatitis Day

Date Published: 25/07/2013

World Hepatitis Day (28 July) is an annual event that provides international focus for patient groups and people living with hepatitis B and C. Click ‘read more’ to find out about Hepatitis, the symptoms, testing and treatment.

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