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Controversy over Condom Billboard in Gay Village

Date Published: 16/08/2012

Manchester’s gay community unite in outrage over ‘misleading’ condom advert in gay village. 

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The LGF Film Group Returns!

Date Published: 19/07/2012

The LGF Film Group is returning on Friday evenings in Autumn.

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Women & Wellbeing

Date Published: 14/08/2012

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation offers a wide range of wellbeing services for lesbian and bisexual women – find out more by watching our new video!

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The University of Manchester: Proud to Support Pride

Date Published: 03/08/2012

Manchester Pride 2012 has special significance for the University: this year's festival honours their own Alan Turing and they will have a walking entry in the Pride Parade

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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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