EILE Magazine

House of Cards S5 Featuring Irish Actress Dominque McElligott

House of Cards S5 Featuring Irish Actress Dominque McElligott

The countdown is on…. May 30th is the premiere of House of Cards season 5, featuring Irish actress, Dominique McElligott. The ​fifth season of the ​critically acclaimed Emmy® nominated drama ​House of Cards ​premieres Tuesday, May 30, 2017. The series’ Golden Globe winning stars, Kevin Spacey (as Francis Underwood) and Robin Wright (as Claire Underwood), whose characters have always been […]

Earth Day Documentaries Today On Netflix

Earth Day Documentaries Today On Netflix

Today, Saturday 22nd April, people around the world are celebrating Earth Day – and there are plenty of documentaries which will open your eyes, and hopefully inspire you to do your bit for the environment. Whether it’s learning about the impact melting glaciers will have on the world in Chasing Ice, or how we can […]

IGLFA Celebrates 25 Years!

IGLFA Celebrates 25 Years!

The International Gay & Lesbian Football Association (IGLFA) was founded in 1992 in order to help promote and foster the growth of LGTBQ football world wide. Since IGLFA’s creation, more than 100 teams/clubs representing over 30 countries have joined and participated at IGLFA competitions. Each of these teams/clubs have played a vital role in helping […]

GLEN: Jillian Van Turnhout To Carry Out Review

GLEN: Jillian Van Turnhout To Carry Out Review

Jillian Van Turnhout has been appointed by GLEN to carry out a review of the organisation. GLEN has had to answer queries from the Charities Regulator, after Chairperson and long-time activist, Kieran Rose, who resigned yesterday, had received funding of €11,500 for his senatorial campaign, apparently out of the organisation’s funds. Mr Rose had repaid […]

Garda Confirm Largest Ever Protest at Russian Embassy

Garda Confirm Largest Ever Protest at Russian Embassy

 The National LGBT Federation (NXF), Ireland’s leading and oldest LGBT rights group, staged the largest-ever protest yesterday (Thursday 20th April) outside the Russian Embassy in Dublin, to protest the reported detention, torture and murder of gay men in Chechnya. Garda confirmed that over 200 people had attended the demonstration.  Protest organiser Dearbhla Mealy said: “The […]

National LGBT Federation expects largest ever protest at Russian Embassy today

National LGBT Federation expects largest ever protest at Russian Embassy today

The National LGBT Federation (NXF) calls on the LGBT+ community and allies to join them at the Russian Embassy in Dublin today from 17:00 to 19:00 to protest the Russian Government’s inaction on the atrocities against gay men in Chechnya. With approximately 1,000 people registered on Facebook to attend the event, the NXF say

Transgender Irish youths launch campaign at 10th anniversary of oldest trans youth group in Europe

Transgender Irish youths launch campaign at 10th anniversary of oldest trans youth group in Europe

Yesterday, transgender, and non-binary young people from IndividualiTy launched their TransVisibility Public Awareness Campaign. The campaign was launched at a celebration of the 10-year anniversary of IndividualiTy, the first Transgender Youth group in Ireland and Europe, founded by BeLonG To, the national organisation for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) young people. This young people-led […]