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Manchester Vigil

Date Published: 02/05/2013

There will be a special Vigil against homophobia, biphobia and transphobia held in Sackville Gardens in Manchester’s LGBT village on Friday 17th May (7-8.30pm). 

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The Co-operative Group is Flying the Rainbow Flag

Date Published: 24/04/2013

 

Manchester-based The Co-operative Group are supporting The Lesbian & Gay Foundation’s (LGF) ‘Fly the Flag’ initiative as part of International Day Against Homophobia (IDAHO) on 17th May. 

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We want the Lords to Love Equal Marriage!

Date Published: 26/04/2013

Thousands of you supported of equal marriage, contacting your MPs, leaving messages of support and being outspoken on the issue. Now it's time to take action again and contact The Lords in support of this important issue.

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Meet Martin

Date Published: 25/04/2013

Each week we are introducing you to a member of the LGF team, here we meet Martin Cooper, Community Engagement Coordinator - you may have seen him out and about!

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Anti-Homophobia Play to Tour Salford Schools

Date Published: 24/04/2013

To mark International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO) on 17th May, innovative programme Exceeding Expectations will be touring Salford Schools in order to tackle homophobia in the classroom.

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Are we avenged yet?

Date Published: 18/04/2013

Join us on Saturday 18th May 2 - 4pm for 'Are we avenged yet? an event to look at lesbian visibility and challenge bigotry. A chance to make your voice heard.

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Kiss hate goodbye!

Date Published: 18/04/2013

To mark IDAHO and to launch the next phase of the Enough Is Enough! ACTION Against Homophobia campaign, we’re asking you to Kiss Hate Goodbye! Join us for a flashmob in Manchester on Saturday 18th May 1 - 2pm; or organise your own, with our support.

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International Day Against Homophobia 2013

Date Published: 18/04/2013

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (LGF) are encouraging organisations, individuals and groups to visibly mark International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia by ‘Flying the Flag’ on 17 May – what will you be doing?

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Marathon Success: Actress Juliet Oldfield & sister Fran

Date Published: 22/04/2013

Juliet Oldfield and sister Fran took part in Sunday's Virgin London Marathon, between them raising a fantastic £2,500 for our work tackling homophobia. Well done!

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Barclays Announce Support for IDAHO

Date Published: 22/04/2013

Major global financial services provider Barclays, have announced their support of The Lesbian & Gay Foundation’s ‘Fly the Flag’ initiative as part of IDAHO on 17th May 2013.

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