Tag Archive | Northern Ireland

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 […]

NI: Trans Pride  #Rally4GenderEquality – 2 June at 12.30pm

NI: Trans Pride #Rally4GenderEquality – 2 June at 12.30pm

  Trans Pride NI would like to invite you to a rally for Gender Equality, to be held at Writer’s Square, Donegall Street, Belfast, on 2nd June 2018, from 12.30 to 2.00pm, with post-rally events including films, music, and stalls going on until 5pm. The full details are: #RALLY4GENDEREQUALITY Saturday, 2 June 2018 from 12:30 […]

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: The Rainbow Project appeals for information on the serious homophobic assault in Strabane

NI: The Rainbow Project appeals for information on the serious homophobic assault in Strabane

The Rainbow Project in Belfast, Northern Ireland, has appealed for information regarding the recent serious homophobic assault on a woman in Strabane.  The assault, which is believed to have been homophobic in nature, happened at around 2 am on Saturday morning (5th May) in Railway Street, Strabane, and a 17-year-old teenager has been charged in […]

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.