Gay / LGBT News


Stockholm Pride 28 July-2 August 2014

Stockholm Pride was first held in 1998 and has continued to grow year-on-year, thus making it the largest gay pride event in Scandinavia and one of the city’s largest annual festivals. You can learn more about LGBT culture by visiting Pride House where there will be discussions, debates and cultural activities, whilst Pride Park is

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Gay Conversion Therapy Challenged in China

At present, homosexuality is treated as an illness in China, and gay conversion therapy is regarded as a ‘cure.’ However, Chinese gay activitsts are seeking to challenge this in the courts for the first time. If the action is successful, China will follow in the footsteps of Western nations, such as the UK, where homosexuality

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Hamburg Pride 25 July-3 August 2014

Hamburg Pride takes place from 25 July until 3 August. The theme of this year’s Hamburg Pride event, as well as other pride events throughout the world, is ‘pride without borders.’ With the rise of  homophobia in countries like Russia, it is obviously clear that the LGBT community’s struggle to have its rights recognised continue.

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Belfast Pride 25 July-2 August 2014

Belfast Pride begins on 25 July and features a host of activities and events, culminating in the pride march on 2 August.  Belfast Pride always draws a huge crowd, with over 50,000 people attending annually. This makes Belfast Pride Ireland’s largest LGBT festival. Throughout the week there will be a selection of gay and lesbian-themed

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Glasgow Pride 19 July 2014

Glasgow Pride begins on 19 July with a pride parade where people march together through the streets of Glasgow in celebration of the gay community and in recognition of the struggle for LGBT rights. Glasgow Pride also features a day of activities and there are a number of different stages where you can enjoy a

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