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Join us to Celebrate Equal Marriage!

Join us this Thursday from 6pm at Via on Canal Street to celebrate the impending passing of The Marriage (Same-Sex) Couples Bill.

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Being Gay Being Bi Whatever

In his new anthology, Being Gay Being Bi Whatever, Liverpool Author Ian Bradley Marshall brings together many of the issues that lesbian, gay and bisexual people face on a daily basis.We're giving away TEN copies in our  FREE competition. Read on...

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I would be interested in finding out more on how to join village angels

Event: Peel Park Picnic

  Come and join in the fun at the Peel Park Pink Picnic in Salford on Sunday 28th July 2013.

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Court of appeal uphold ruling against bed and breakfast owner

The Court of Appeal has held that refusing a homosexual couple a double bedded room in a bed and breakfast was direct discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation. 

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That really is a touching poem and reminds me of my life and the way people look at me thank you for sharing with us.

How can we support LGB&T people in Russia?

We speak to Polina Savchenki and ask how can we support LGB&T people in Russia?

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Scarlett's Roses: Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!

We interview up and coming South London band Scarlett’s Roses, who will be performing on the main stage at this year’s Manchester Pride.

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Scarlett's Roses: Interview

We interview up and coming South London band Scarlett’s Roses, who will be performing on the main stage at this year’s Manchester Pride.

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Feelings A Poem

Cathryn, a trans girl, has written in to share a moving poem about her experiences...

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Feelings: A Poem

Cathryn, a trans girl, has written in to share a moving poem about her experiences...

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Don't Book the Honeymoon Yet!

Back in December we launched our Love Equal Marriage campaign aimed to encourage people, like you, to fight for equality and support same-sex marriage. Now we need your support...

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I would like more information about this opportunity. Thanks jo

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Myself and my partner are interested please can you send further details? Regards,

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I just completed level 3 health and social care and I believe I could bring a lot to this kind of role :)

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I would be interested in taking part in this . As an older lesbian it becomes more and more important to be able to access services in a positive way.

Rosie's Story

Rosie, 57, has become a Community Leader and is helping to support our communities to have their voices heard and their needs met. Rosie lives in the Bolton area with her long term partner Chrissy.

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Karen Sparkles with Pride

In the latest issue of ONW, out now, we interview Karen Richards who is involved with Manchester Pride, LGB&T Rugby League team Canalsiders, and Manchester’s trans pride event, Sparkle taking place this July.

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Bury’s Walking Rainbow returns!

Young people in Bury are organising an event to celebrate diversity within the Borough, to promote equality, increase awareness the effects of harmful attitudes and say No to homophobia! The event will centre on a walk through Bury town centre and a day of family activities. 

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Exactly right, Prossy. And you are still one of the most inspiring people I know.