Tag Archive | Northern Ireland

LGBT History Festival Launched in Belfast

LGBT History Festival Launched in Belfast

Belfast City Hall saw the launch of a first for the city, yesterday, an LGBT History Festival. ‘Outing the Past, Belfast’ was launched by the Lord Mayor, Cllr. Nuala McAllister, at an event from 6pm yesterday, Friday, February 16th. The Lord Mayor was helped in launching the festival by Senator David Norris, from the Irish […]

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.

NI: Trans Day of Remembrance Superhero Mural Launch

NI: Trans Day of Remembrance Superhero Mural Launch

Transgender Day of Remembrance is an annual observance on November 20th that honours the memory of those whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence. In Northern Ireland, for the last six weeks, Eden Place Arts Centre and The Rainbow Project have been working on a mural to highlight the trans community who survive, in […]

NI: The Rainbow Project – Festive Craft Fair – Free Entry!

NI: The Rainbow Project – Festive Craft Fair – Free Entry!

Northern Ireland’s The Rainbow Project have a Festive Craft Fair coming up, which is a fund-raiser for the LGBT activist group. Lots of goodies are on offer, and you’re sure to find something for that special person in your life, your friends, family, and you’ll be supporting a great cause as well! Stalls include:

NI: Stonewall And The Rainbow Project Launch Workplace Partnership And Client Account Manager Wanted

NI: Stonewall And The Rainbow Project Launch Workplace Partnership And Client Account Manager Wanted

Two charities join forces to support LGBT-inclusive employers, the Diversity Champions programme is to be extended in Northern Ireland, and Northern Ireland’s top LGBT employer to be named by 2019 Two leading LGBT charities – The Rainbow Project and Stonewall – are joining forces to support LGBT-inclusive employers in Northern Ireland. The partnership, announced last Thursday (26 […]

NI: LGBT+ PSNI Recruitment Information Evening

The PSNI is holding an information evening in the LGBTQ+ community centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on 8th November. At the event, there will be more information on the recruitment process. A panel of serving officers and human resources staff will be there to answer questions. When and Where: Third floor Community Space 8th November […]