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Statement: International Gay Rugby denounce homophobic attack on rugby star Gareth Thomas

Statement: International Gay Rugby denounce homophobic attack on rugby star Gareth Thomas

International Gay Rugby (IGR) stands shoulder to shoulder with Gareth Thomas in condemning the homophobic attacks that he was subject to on Saturday evening in Cardiff, following Wales’ 74 – 24 win over Tonga. The IGR community offers their full support and a speedy recovery to Gareth who first came out as being gay in […]

Gay British former rugby star opts for apology after homophobic attack

Gay British former rugby star opts for apology after homophobic attack

A gay British former international rugby star said on Sunday he had chosen to ask for an apology rather than criminal charges after being attacked for being gay, in a bid to send out a “positive message”. Gareth Thomas, former Wales rugby captain, posted a video on social media, sporting cuts and bruises to his face, […]

Cardiff’s LGBT Iris Prize Festival 12-16 Oct 2016

Cardiff’s LGBT Iris Prize Festival 12-16 Oct 2016

Identified as one of the top 50 film festivals in the world by Movie Maker Magazine for the second year, Iris Prize Festival are also delighted this year to have been promoted by BAFTA to ‘A’ list festival status, alongside Cannes and Sundance, by officially being recognised as a qualifying festival for the BAFTA awards. […]