• hello@theprideshop.co.uk

Category: In The Know

Everything you ever wanted to know about the LGBT+ community. From flags to pronouns.

What does Abrosexual mean

What does Abrosexual mean? Who can be one?

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
male and female signage on wall

What does “Cis” or “Cisgender” mean?

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
white and multicolored love is love banner

PRIDE 2021 | UK Pride Calendar 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
What are the colours of the genderfluid flag?

What are the colours of the Genderfluid flag?

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

When is International Lesbian Day in 2021?

International Lesbian Day happens in October. Here’s when and why it happens. International Lesbian Day is an annual day to celebrate and bring visibility to lesbians in the LGBT+ community, it has been going since the 1990s. There is also the Lesbian Visibility Day, which has been observed since 2008. In 2021 International Lesbian Day

When is National Coming Out Day in 2021?

National Coming Out Day falls in the US’s LGBT History month of October. National Coming Out Day is an important part of the LGBT+ calendar and it takes place in the middle of October. National Coming Out Day was first celebrated in 1988 and aims to bring awareness the how LGBT+ people often have to

When is Bisexual Awareness week in 2021?

This is when bisexual awareness week is celebrated in 2021 The Bisexual Awareness week, also known as Bi Week is an important part of the LGBT+ calendar and it takes place at the end of September, although there is also Bisexual Awareness month, which takes place in March. The week surrounding the “Celebrate Bisexuality Day”