National Coming Out Day happens on the 11th October so we asked you to give us your top tips for going through what is often a life changing event in a person’s life. Here are ten amazing tips from people who have come out as LGBTQ to their families, friends, co-workers and communities. 1) Don’t apologise.
Here’s the thing… depending where you are in the world there’s one in October and there’s one in February. In the US and other countries LGBTQ History month is observed for the month of October, where as in the UK it is observed in February. So in the UK, LGBTQ History has already taken place
Pansexuality is a spectrum of sexuality within the LGBT+ community, but what does it mean and who can be pansexual? One user told THEGAYUK magazine that pansexuality was about “hearts not parts”. Pansexuality, might not be on your radar as much as homosexuality or bisexuality, but it’s all-inclusive nature has got people falling in love
A new year and there’s a whole load of new LGBT+ awareness dates to look out for so we’ve updated our Big LGBTQ Calendar for 2022. Don’t forget the key months to look out for are LGBT History Month in Feb (October in the US) and Pride Month which is in June. Here are the
It's one of the most recognisable symbols in the world, but how did the rainbow become associated with LGBT+ people?
The LGBT+ community is made up of many different identities, some of the gender-related, some of them are sexuality-based, some of them intersect, Abrosexual is a sexuality based on the sexuality spectrum, here’s what it means and who usually identifies as Abrosexual. Abrosexual or sometimes shortened to Abrosexual is a person whose sexual identity is
There are many terms that come up when discussing gender and you may hear words that begin with “cis”. A cis person is someone whose current gender identity matches that of their biological sex, or the gender that they were assigned at birth. As an example, a cisgender woman is a person who is biologically
Here are the key dates for LGBT+ awareness, visibility, remembrance and celebration days nationally and internationally in 2021
Welcome to the ultimate Pride Calendar 2021 list for the UK. Did you know there are over 120 prides in the UK? Every city and almost every town in the United Kingdom has a pride event – some even have two or three. Here are all the pride dates in Scotland, England, Wales and Northern
The Genderfluid flag is a relatively new flag to join the LGBT+ community of flags having been first introduced in August of 2012 by an artist called, JJ Poole, via the Genderfluidity blog on Tumblr. Speaking about the design, JJ wrote, “So I couldn’t find a flag that represented gender-fluidity, so since I was working