Tag Archive | Manchester

Opinion: A View Of Recent Events At Home And Abroad

Opinion: A View Of Recent Events At Home And Abroad

Brian Ward gives his opinion on the rise of conservative politics after recent terror attacks, and the conservative policies of first gay upcoming Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar I have avoided commenting on recent events, more because I have found it hard to articulate the horror that has befallen the poor people of Manchester and London. What […]

UK: Birmingham Pride Holds Minute’s Silence For Manchester Victims

UK: Birmingham Pride Holds Minute’s Silence For Manchester Victims

Birmingham Pride holds minute’s silence for Manchester Victims Participants and spectators at Birmingham Pride held a minute’s silence on Saturday (May 27) for the victims of the Manchester concert bombing. Festival Director Lawrence Barton spoke from an open-top bus outside Birmingham Town Hall to ask those gathered for the Pride event to give a “spiritual […]

UK: Separating Fact From Fiction – LGBT Youth North West Speaks Out

UK: Separating Fact From Fiction – LGBT Youth North West Speaks Out

The LGBT group, LGBT Youth North West in the UK,  which serves Manchester, and surrounding areas, has been criticised over the last few days for the idea that they intend to set up a school exclusively for LGBT youth. According to Amelia Lee, Strategic Director of the charity, this is inaccurate, as they are at […]