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Gay Games: Rendez-vous with Paris in 2018!

Gay Games: Rendez-vous with Paris in 2018!

From August 4 to 8, 2018, Paris will host the 10th edition of the Gay Games, the largest sporting, cultural and festive event in the world open to all! 15,000 athletes from over 70 countries in Paris! Paris 2018 is preparing Games that will celebrate diversity, respect, equality, solidarity and sharing. With sport a common theme […]

Galway Community Pride Festival!

Galway Community Pride Festival!

“It’s time to play the music, it’s time to light the lights,” because on March 11th, at the Róisín Dubh, Dominick Street, Galway, GASS are hosting the first fundraiser for the Galway Community Pride Festival. Dixie Normous, Martin Beanz Ward, Lily Venom, Donatella D’Burqa, plus other guests, are all set to appear on stage as […]

Mr Gay Ireland At Chambers Bar in Cork 4th March!

Mr Gay Ireland At Chambers Bar in Cork 4th March!

At the Chambers Bar, Washington Street, in Cork, the suave and sophisticated Giles Reid and Jonathan Best will present this year’s Mr Gay Ireland! 8 young guys from Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Galway, and Swords are busy creating awareness, and fundraising for the HIV services at the Guide Clinic, St James’ Hospital, as part of their […]

Don’t Miss! The Dublin Bears ‘Dumb Blonde’ With The Dolly Parton Experience!

Don’t Miss! The Dublin Bears ‘Dumb Blonde’ With The Dolly Parton Experience!

The Dublin Bears present Dumb Blonde, featuring The Dolly Parton Experience – Sarah Jayne’s Tribute Act Show. Thursday, March 2nd, at 8pm in The George Bar, Georges Street, Dublin 2. Admission only €10! Don’t forget that all proceeds go to a great cause,  Gay Switchboard Ireland, and you’ll enjoy the night as well!

LGBT International Powerlifting Championships (Regisration Now Open)

LGBT International Powerlifting Championships (Regisration Now Open)

The first ever LGBT International Powerlifting Championships are happening 28th, 29th, and 30th July 2017, in London. Up to 60 of the world’s strongest Lesbian, Gay, Bi Sexual and Trans athletes are expected to attend from all over the world, in what promises to be a very special occasion.

GLAAD: Over 140 entertainers, including Lady GaGa and Amy Poehler, against anti-LGBTQ bills, support #TXtogether

GLAAD: Over 140 entertainers, including Lady GaGa and Amy Poehler, against anti-LGBTQ bills, support #TXtogether

GLAAD, in partnership with Equality Texas, The Ally Coalition, and leading artists, entertainers, and influencers, have released an open letter with more than 140 signatures, opposing bills that threaten harm to the LGBTQ community in the Lone Star State.  The diverse range of signatories addressed the letter to leaders in Texas, urging they oppose Senate Bill 6 (SB […]

EP deplores harmful medical treatment for trans and intersex people

EP deplores harmful medical treatment for trans and intersex people

In a key vote on gender equality in mental health, the European Parliament has urged for stronger action on trans and intersex people’s mental health. The Parliament deplores that transgender people are still considered mentally ill, and highlights that this diagnosis “is a source of significant distress for transgender persons”.