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14th IDGTF 2017: Celebrating Our History and Facing Our Future Together

14th IDGTF 2017: Celebrating Our History and Facing Our Future Together

Contemporary stories of LGBT life in Ireland and abroad will be celebrated on Dublin City centre stages for two weeks opening May bank holiday. Reaching its 4000th performance this year, plays covering a range of topical issues; from being a gay Traveller boxing champion, to lesbian gangsters in East end London, and Mormon missionaries, are […]

Dublin LGBTQ Pride 2015 Kicks Off in Style!

Dublin LGBTQ Pride 2015 Kicks Off in Style!

The Dublin LGBTQ Pride festival kicked off in true colourful style on Friday last 19th, as events both athletic and musical took place to start the week of Pride celebrations in the Irish capital. Celebrating 30 years supporting the community, the festivities were officially launched at The George, one of Dublin’s most iconic gay nightspots. […]

Paul Murphy MEP Condemns Homophobia in European Parliament

Irish MEP, Paul Murphy, made a scathing attack on homophobia during a speech yesterday in the European Parliament in Strasbourg. Murphy, a Socialist Party MEP for Dublin, made his comments as part of a discussion on a European Parliament report into ‘homophobia and discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity’. In his speech, […]