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Getting Our Message OUT - Manchester Event

Date Published: 10/06/2013

A free Learning and Networking event for LGBT Groups, Projects and Organisations exploring how we can get our message OUT there and campaign to effect change.

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Men’s Health Week 10 - 16 June

Date Published: 10/06/2013

Led by the Men's Health Forum, this year's Men's Health Week runs from the 10th to 16th June and aims to tackle stigma in men’s mental health and promote mental well-being and  encourage more men to seek help and support.

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Cervical Screening Awareness Week 9 - 15 June: Toolkit Launc…

Date Published: 06/06/2013

To coincide with Cervical Screening Awareness Week (9 - 15th June), we've launched an online toolkit aimed at cervical screening professionals, helping to dispel the myth that lesbian and bisexual women do not need cervical screening.

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The LGF Welcome New Bishop of Manchester

Date Published: 07/06/2013

Yesterday, 6the June, Right Reverend David Walker has been named as The Bishop of Manchester, and we welcome him back to the city.

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Volunteers Week: Nominate Your 'Volunteer of the Year'

Date Published: 06/06/2013

This week (1st - 7th June) marks National Volunteer Week which celebrates the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. Mark the week and nominate for 'Volunteer of the Year' in our Homo Hero Awards.

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Volunteers' Week: Meg's Story

Date Published: 03/06/2013

This week (1st - 7th June) marks National Volunteer Week which celebrates the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. Here Meg, one of our Volunteer Counsellors,shares his story.

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Volunteers' Week: Jon's Story

Date Published: 03/06/2013

This week (1st - 7th June) marks National Volunteer Week which celebrates the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. Here Jon, shares his story.

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Volunteer Week: New Opportunities!

Date Published: 05/06/2013

We have some exciting new volunteer opportunities here at The LGF. Read on for more...

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We Love the Lords!

Date Published: 05/06/2013

Last night's second reading of The Marriage (Same-sex) Bill saw the Lords vote against Lord Dear's wrecking amendment, and push the Bill through to the next stage of the process. 

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Volunteers' Week: Geraldine's Story

Date Published: 03/06/2013

This week (1st - 7th June) marks National Volunteer Week which celebrates the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. Here Geraldine, who volunteers on our legal surgery, shares her story.

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