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Northern Irish Duo – The Japanese Popstars – Are Back!

Northern Irish Duo – The Japanese Popstars – Are Back!

Northern Irish duo, The Japanese Popstars (Gary Curran and Gareth Donoghue) have for years been lighting up the worldwide stage with their House-inspired tracks. You couldn’t go anywhere near a dance festival without the Japanese Popstars being mentioned. From Dublin to New York to Japan, The Japanese Popstars have done it all, including appearing live […]

NI: The Rainbow Project Condemns Scheduled Visit of Polish ‘comedian’, Wojciech Cejrowski

NI: The Rainbow Project Condemns Scheduled Visit of Polish ‘comedian’, Wojciech Cejrowski

The Rainbow Project, a support and advocacy organisation for LGBT people and their families in Northern Ireland, has condemned a scheduled appearance by Polish writer and ‘comedian’, Wojciech Cejrowski.   Wojciech Cejrowski is set to appear at Strand Arts Centre today Saturday, 15th September, for a stand-up comedy performance, which concerns stories about his travels in […]

NI: GNI MAG AWARDS 2018

NI: GNI MAG AWARDS 2018

The third annual GNI MAG AWARDS are taking place this year on 9th November.  Once again, during the course of the gala evening, they will celebrate and honour those individuals and businesses who have made a positive contribution to our LGBT+ community.  Due to the popularity of the GNI MAG AWARDS they will be taking place at the […]

Irish Film MAZE now available to stream on Netflix

Irish Film MAZE now available to stream on Netflix

MAZE is based on the true story of the 1983 mass break-out of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP Maze high-security prison in Northern Ireland.  As Larry Marley (Tom Vaughan-Lawlor), the chief architect of the escape, schemes his way towards pulling off this feat, he comes into contact with prison warder, Gordon Close (Barry Ward). 

NI: Pro-equal Marriage March Belfast – Saturday 2 June

NI: Pro-equal Marriage March Belfast – Saturday 2 June

Campaigners and Conor McGinn MP call on Government to introduce Equal Marriage Bill for Northern Ireland after Private Member’s Bill blocked in Commons Pro-equal marriage march and rally announced for Belfast – Saturday 2 June, 2018 Conor McGinn MP and campaigners have called on the Government to introduce its own Equal Marriage Bill for Northern Ireland, […]

NI: Rainbow Project – Free 2 Day Intro to LGBT-Affirmative Therapies Training

NI: Rainbow Project – Free 2 Day Intro to LGBT-Affirmative Therapies Training

The Rainbow Project of Northern Ireland believes that every service can and should be accessible to LGBT people, and they seek to provide professionals with the understanding, skills and confidence to be able to provide the best support for LGBT service users. Day One (11th) is a session on LGBT awareness, wherein participants will explore: […]

As Australian LGBT Community Celebrate, NI LGBT Feel More Isolated

As Australian LGBT Community Celebrate, NI LGBT Feel More Isolated

Yesterday, Wednesday 15th November, Australia voted overwhelmingly that they wish to allow same-sex marriage, in their marriage equality plebiscite. Meanwhile, Theresa May’s UK government is propped up by the DUP in Northern Ireland, a party that has consistently blocked the north’s LGBT community equal marriage rights.