Tag Archive | Brighton

UK: English football fans tackle homophobic chants

UK: English football fans tackle homophobic chants

LGBT+ supporters say recent homophobic incidents show not rising abuse but fans more willing to confront it The bitter rivalry between the two clubs was often blighted by homophobic gibes. Chanting “does your boyfriend know you’re here?” and “we can see you holding hands,” some fans of London football club, Crystal Palace, would goad their […]

UK: Brighton LGBT – Diversity Games

UK: Brighton LGBT – Diversity Games

On Saturday 8th July 2017, Brighton enjoyed the third Diversity Games organised by BLAGSS (Brighton’s LGBT Sports Society).  This year they held a Golf Tournament and a Same Sex Dance Championship.  The golf competition was well attended by LGBT golfers from Brighton, London, Dorset, and Cardiff.  Helen Woodcock-Downey, the organiser, said:

FREE EVENT! LGBT Women in Sport – (15th April) – Just Register

FREE EVENT! LGBT Women in Sport – (15th April) – Just Register

LGBT Women in Sport: FREE EVENT  10am – 4pm, 15 April, 2017, Brighton, United Kingdom Speakers from the world of sport – amateur and professional – will explore the issues and barriers that discourage LGBT women from participating, at the  American Express Community Stadium, Brighton,  BN1 6 Brighton. Welcoming delegates will be Joanie Evans and Sophia […]