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Watch: Worldwide Pride Parades on 40th Anniversary of Stonewall Riots

As well as the highly successful Dublin Pride, many other LGBT Pride festivals took place on both sides of the Atlantic over last weekend, including New York, London, Chicago, Mexico City, and World Pride in Toronto. These Pride festivals took place on the fortieth anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, widely accepted to be the starting […]

Watch: Accenture Employees Explain How To Be A Good LGBT Ally

LGBT Allies and LGBT employees of Accenture came together recently to take part in an innovative video, explaining the experiences of LGBT people at work, and what it means to be an Ally. The four-minute video, released last Friday, shows a number of LGBT employees at Accenture in North America, explaining their experiences of coming […]

Over 40,000 Take Part in Colourful #DublinPride Parade

Over 40,000 Take Part in Colourful #DublinPride Parade

Over 40,000 people took to the streets of Dublin yesterday to take part in a massively successful Dublin Pride parade, which started at the Garden of Remembrance on Parnell Square and finished up at Merrion Square (click on link below for more photos and link to Garda Band video!). Many Irish societies, groups and companies […]

Listen: Conchita Wurst Interview in Dublin

Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst landed in Dublin on Friday, ahead of her performance at The George Bar that evening as part of this year’s Dublin Pride festival. EILE‘s Jenny Butler got a chance to ask her about her political views, LGBT rights, and how her Eurovision win has given confidence to LGBTQ people in Europe and […]

Senator David Norris Joins Gay Switchboard Ireland in #DublinPride Parade

Senator David Norris Joins Gay Switchboard Ireland in #DublinPride Parade

Senator David Norris, one of Ireland’s most respected politicians and LGBT rights advocates, will participate in today’s Dublin Pride Parade alongside Gay Switchboard Ireland, the oldest LGBT community support organisation in the country. Volunteers from Gay Switchboard will be on board a special bus to mark the 40th year of the service. In recognition of the input that he […]

Dublin Bus Launches Pride Campaign With New Paternity Policy

Dublin Bus Launches Pride Campaign With New Paternity Policy

Dublin Bus demonstrates its continued commitment to its policy of inclusiveness this LGBT Pride Month with a number of initiatives including changes to its paternity leave policy and the launch of a poster campaign with the theme of promoting an inclusive workplace for all its employees. Paternity leave is a non-statutory leave whereby organisations have […]

You Still Have Time To Enjoy Some Last Minute #DublinPride Events!

You Still Have Time To Enjoy Some Last Minute #DublinPride Events!

Here are some of the last Pride festival community events before the Big Day, Pride Parade Day that is! Don’t forget that all nighttime and club events are listed in detail on dublinpride.ie! Pride and The City Pride and the City is a music trail of acoustic performance delivered in partnership with First Music Contact […]