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Bianca Del Rio is a Clown in a Gown

Bianca Del Rio is a Clown in a Gown

The biggest ever solo drag show visits 13 cities inc Manchester

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Another award from Just a Ball Game

Another award from Just a Ball Game

Merseyside Police recognised for work on Homophobia

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Worker Bee Markets at First St Manchester

Worker Bee Markets at First St Manchester

Christmas Markets with a Manchester Soul

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Pride edition suitcases to raise funds for AKT

Pride edition suitcases to raise funds for AKT

Travel accessory designer raising funds for The Albert Kennedy Trust.

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Chris Park chat's with the people behind Bjorn Again

Chris Park chat's with the people behind Bjorn Again

Celebrating 30 years and ahead of a forthcoming Manchester gig , we chat to Bjorn Again

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Cruz 101 & George House Trust Present

Cruz 101 & George House Trust Present

World Aids Day Drag Ball hosted by the House of Skreams

Published: Thu, 8 Nov 2018

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Celebrate 30 years Queer

Celebrate 30 years Queer

Three decades of fighting the homophobes, biphobes and transphobes is worth celebrating

Published: Wed, 7 Nov 2018

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Out on the Page Writing Retreats

Out on the Page Writing Retreats

Join fellow LGBT writers at a series of retreats

Published: Fri, 2 Nov 2018

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The Sex Without Shame Ball

The Sex Without Shame Ball

Massive HIV testing programme announced by LGBT Foundation later this month.

Published: Fri, 2 Nov 2018

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New Ambassadors appointed for Manchester Pride

New Ambassadors appointed for Manchester Pride

Four local figures have been appointed to support the leading LGBT+ charity

Published: Fri, 2 Nov 2018

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Bearspace project comes to Manchester this November

Bearspace project comes to Manchester this November

UK’s biggest study of the Bear scene comes to Manchester

Published: Thu, 1 Nov 2018

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Prestige award for The Goose

Prestige award for The Goose

LOCAL LICENCEES SCOOP TOP AWARD FOR CASK ALE QUALITY

Published: Thu, 1 Nov 2018

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Canal St takeover of Ice Village

Canal St takeover of Ice Village

We are delighted to announce a unique event is planned for Fri 23rd Nov at the Manchester Ice Village

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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Cha Cha Boudoir returns for Halloween special

Cha Cha Boudoir returns for Halloween special

This Halloween the Boudoir is OPEN.

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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Belinda at OnBar for Halloween 2018

Belinda at OnBar for Halloween 2018

Enter Belinda's passage of terror this weekend.

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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Airbnb Superhost to Launch LGBT Platform

Airbnb Superhost to Launch LGBT Platform

Ally and LGBT hosts featured exclusively and they are looking for Manchester hosts

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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Join Qwerk to celebrate their 4th Anniversary

Join Qwerk to celebrate their 4th Anniversary

Guest DJ Andy Carroll joins the team at Qwerk to celebrate

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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Neneh Cherry live at Albert Hall Mcr in 2019

Neneh Cherry live at Albert Hall Mcr in 2019

Neneh Cherry upgrades venue due to demand next February

Published: Fri, 26 Oct 2018

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#DILFManchester returns to Manchester

#DILFManchester returns to Manchester

#DILF to be part of Pre-HiBEARnation Special this November

Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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LGBT  and property professionals

LGBT and property professionals

LGBT+ property professionals gather for first time in Manchester

Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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Womens Comedy Festival line up

Womens Comedy Festival line up

Tribeca and Frog and Bucket hosts the biggest line up to date

Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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Halloween 2018 at Cruz 101

Halloween 2018 at Cruz 101

CRUZ 101 Presents FEAR FACTORY this halloween

Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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Kampus garden is the new look of the village

Kampus garden is the new look of the village

LUSH KAMPUS GARDEN SET TO BECOME MANCHESTER’S ULTIMATE SUMMER HANGOUT

Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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Gals Aloud at Cruz 101

Gals Aloud at Cruz 101

Not The Tucking Kind live at Cruz 101

Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2018

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Dinner cabaret at Randall and Aubin with Jonathan Mayor

Dinner cabaret at Randall and Aubin with Jonathan Mayor

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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Seann Miley Moore

Seann Miley Moore

Seann Miley Moore is back with a brand new single

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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Vengaboys live in the Gay Village

Vengaboys live in the Gay Village

The Village people weekender organisers announce that 90's dance troupe VENGABOYS to headline

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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5 years of Queer Media Festival

5 years of Queer Media Festival

More eclectic and massively entertaining short films from Queer Media Festival this Novemeber

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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We remember Matthew Shepard

We remember Matthew Shepard

Matthew Shepard: 20 years on but not forgotten

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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October date for Supernature

October date for Supernature

The Massey and Paulette Project help Supernature to celebrate 3rd anniversary

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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Gay Drama The Pride at Hope Mill Theatre

Gay Drama The Pride at Hope Mill Theatre

Alexi Kaye-Campbell’s gripping time-travelling gay drama about a love that crosses decades

Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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VADA LGBTQI Community Theatre Company

VADA LGBTQI Community Theatre Company

Chorlton Library hosts theatre workshops by VADA LGBTQI Community Theatre Company

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Shortlist announced for Northern Soul awards 2018

Shortlist announced for Northern Soul awards 2018

The shortlist for 2018 Northern Soul Awards has been announced this week.

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Heels of Hell for Halloween

Heels of Hell for Halloween

Sharon Needles and Alaska head a stellar cast for this latest Halloween spectacular

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Dan Carter looks at the LGBT stance of UKIP

Dan Carter looks at the LGBT stance of UKIP

Dan Carter focuses on what it would mean for members of the LGBT community if UKIP ever got their way.

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Sophie Hunger live in Manchester

Sophie Hunger live in Manchester

Sophie will tour Europe extensively throughout the Autumn inc Manchester.

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Mother's Bloomers returns to Royal Exchange Studio

Mother's Bloomers returns to Royal Exchange Studio

Fat Roland hosts featuring 10 short pieces from artists from Manchester

Published: Thu, 4 Oct 2018

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Ice Village comes to Manchester

Ice Village comes to Manchester

Cathedral Gardens is to be transformed into Britain’s first ever Ice attraction

Published: Tue, 2 Oct 2018

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Rosie Garland at Tribeca

Rosie Garland at Tribeca

THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID MCR FT. ROSIE GARLAND

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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Twerk at 5

Twerk at 5

Free giveaways, birthday cake, balloon cash drop, and £50.00 cash prize at the Twerk birthday event

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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Black History Month 2018

Black History Month 2018

Celebrate Black History Month in Manchester at any of these planned events

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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Qwerk October date

Qwerk October date

Qwerk help celebrate 30 years of National Coming Out Day.

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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October date set for the next Jock event

October date set for the next Jock event

One of Manchester's success event is expanding to Birmingham in November

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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I AM because we are

I AM because we are

Contact theatre is on the road across Greater Manchester with a ground-breaking piece

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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When Did You Stop Dancing? By Rachel McBride

When Did You Stop Dancing? By Rachel McBride

A show about female uprising, what it means to take a stand; and to stand together.

Published: Thu, 27 Sep 2018

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Local Gay business launches new range

Local Gay business launches new range

DSUnderwear launches new Autumn Promo campaign

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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Rocky Horror convention at Printworks

Rocky Horror convention at Printworks

The Printworks celebrates 45 years of The Rocky Horror Show with convention

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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Northern Wave LGBT Swimming Club offer improver coaching sessions throughout Oct

Northern Wave LGBT Swimming Club offer improver coaching sessions throughout Oct

Call to get fitter with Northern Wave

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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Manchester Aiport wins LGBT nod

Manchester Aiport wins LGBT nod

MANCHESTER AIRPORT CROWNED LGBT-FRIENDLY TRAVEL COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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First Time, a show that explores one young man’s experiences of contracting HIV

First Time, a show that explores one young man’s experiences of contracting HIV

First Time Puts HIV In The Spotlight On The 30th World AIDS Day

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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Let Me Look At You at The Edge

Let Me Look At You at The Edge

Acclaimed International Company Returns to Manchester, The Edge, Chorlton, 5 & 6 October

Published: Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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Vogue Ball theme 2018

Vogue Ball theme 2018

Hotly anticipated theme for Vogue Ball 2018 revealed.

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Jessica White appointed to the expert panel

Jessica White appointed to the expert panel

LGBT Foundation joins expert panel working to improve Manchester nightlife

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Velvet supports LGBT foundation at Pride

Velvet supports LGBT foundation at Pride

VELVET DONATES 5% OF ITS PRIDE TAKINGS TO LGBT FOUNDATION

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Christina Bianco will be appearing live in October

Christina Bianco will be appearing live in October

She’s Back… New Show, New Album and Tour Dates for Christina Bianco

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Art's House Boutique & Beauty

Art's House Boutique & Beauty

Brand new fashion and beauty venue opens in the heart of Northern Quarter.

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Chris Park chats to Tony Hadley

Chris Park chats to Tony Hadley

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Jess Stoddard caught up with The Feelings Dan Gillespie

Jess Stoddard caught up with The Feelings Dan Gillespie

Interview | The Feeling Talk About Their Comeback Tour

Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2018

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Skins weekend 2018

Skins weekend 2018

Published: Wed, 12 Sep 2018

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Nigella visits The Lowry this November

Nigella visits The Lowry this November

Come and help celebrate the 20th anniversary of Nigella’s first book

Published: Tue, 11 Sep 2018

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Homotopia announces 2018 line up

Homotopia announces 2018 line up

LGBT+ Festival returns to Liverpool this November with an exciting and eclectic programme.

Published: Tue, 11 Sep 2018

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Jasmine lebanese opens in the village

Jasmine lebanese opens in the village

Dine at Jasmine in September and take advantage of our introduction offer of 25% off food

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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Bi Visibility Day 2018

Bi Visibility Day 2018

It’s the 20th annual Bi Visibility Day this September 23rd.

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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Bury Pride fundraising dinner

Bury Pride fundraising dinner

Michelle McManus joins Bury Pride for their inaugural fundraising dinner

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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Magical Pride 2018

Magical Pride 2018

LGBT+ holidaymakers can return to Disneyland Paris for a magical 3-night break this October

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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Sept Supernature 2018

Sept Supernature 2018

Supernature on Sunday with special guest: Andy Shake'N'Fingerpop

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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50 years is a new play from James McDermott

50 years is a new play from James McDermott

FIFTY YEARS explores fifty years of gay history through the history of two gay couples.

Published: Thu, 6 Sep 2018

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World Suicide Prevention Day

World Suicide Prevention Day

Greater Manchester to Stand Together in Remembrance for World Suicide Prevention Day

Published: Tue, 4 Sep 2018

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Still Doing It! - Faye Tozer and Manchester Camerata

Still Doing It! - Faye Tozer and Manchester Camerata

Queer as Folk soundtrack comes to life in classical specacular STILL DOIN’ IT LIVE.

Published: Fri, 31 Aug 2018

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Jake Shears chats to Canal St online

Jake Shears chats to Canal St online

Belinda Scandal chats to Jake Shears

Published: Thu, 30 Aug 2018

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GFFdamian Dance Studio launch

GFFdamian Dance Studio launch

GFFdamian Dance Studio is coming to Manchester city centre this weekend.

Published: Thu, 30 Aug 2018

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New online radio station a playground for Queer creatives

New online radio station a playground for Queer creatives

Lydia Bernsmeier-Rullow, Kate McCabe, and Debra-Jane Appelby join Rylan Cavell for this exciting new Radio Station launch here in Manchester.

Published: Thu, 30 Aug 2018

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Bolton Performance artist Hetain Patel at Contact

Bolton Performance artist Hetain Patel at Contact

Think Grayson Perry meets Bruce Lee meets your Dad...

Published: Thu, 30 Aug 2018

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Over £1 million committed to end the 300 new HIV transmissions in Gtr Mcr every year

Over £1 million committed to end the 300 new HIV transmissions in Gtr Mcr every year

Greater Manchester set to join world’s leading cities in tackling HIV

Published: Thu, 30 Aug 2018

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Italy Gay Summer Party 2018 is back

Italy Gay Summer Party 2018 is back

Fancy some amazing food, Caribbean-like sandy beaches, hot boys and friendly locals?

Published: Mon, 27 Aug 2018

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Think about Pride in Retirement during this Pride season

Think about Pride in Retirement during this Pride season

Summer Pride season is an opportunity to celebrate some of the significant advancements that have been made for the LGBT Community over recent years.

Published: Wed, 15 Aug 2018

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Velvet and No 1 Canal St present a stunning DJ line up

Velvet and No 1 Canal St present a stunning DJ line up

Published: Wed, 15 Aug 2018

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Gay Pride Shop to donate funds to charities

Gay Pride Shop to donate funds to charities

Gay Pride Shop, a brand-new store dedicated to the LGBTQ+ community has now opened in Manchester city centre

Published: Wed, 15 Aug 2018

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Vanilla for Pride 2018

Vanilla for Pride 2018

Indigo moon artists join the team at Vanilla this year for the Big Weekend

Published: Wed, 15 Aug 2018

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120 hours of partying at Via for Pride

120 hours of partying at Via for Pride

Marathon of partying planned at Via for the Big Weekend

Published: Wed, 15 Aug 2018

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The inaugural Didsbury Pride 2018

The inaugural Didsbury Pride 2018

Part of Manchester since 1904, Didsbury joins the Pride Family in 2018

Published: Wed, 15 Aug 2018

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New home for Manchester Pride in 2019

New home for Manchester Pride in 2019

Manchester Pride set for a change in 2019

Published: Sun, 12 Aug 2018

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Iconic and Molly House Pride Tea Dance

Iconic and Molly House Pride Tea Dance

Richmond Street Tea Dance over The Big Weekend

Published: Sat, 11 Aug 2018

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Jock announces venue for this years Manchester Pride

Jock announces venue for this years Manchester Pride

Manchester's sexiest underwear and sports kit party promises a party like no other.

Published: Thu, 9 Aug 2018

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Streep Tease at 3MT

Streep Tease at 3MT

An Evening of Meryl Streep Monologues Performed by an All-Male Cast

Published: Thu, 9 Aug 2018

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Pride Supernature event

Pride Supernature event

High Hoops join the resident line up to celebrate pride for Supernature

Published: Thu, 9 Aug 2018

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Pride Boat Party for Mint

Pride Boat Party for Mint

House of Mint presents its first ever Pride event at Lock 87

Published: Thu, 9 Aug 2018

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Penguin Pride

Penguin Pride

Penguin Pride comes to Manchester with an awe-inspiring line-up of LGBTQ+ writers, poets and performers to celebrate the city’s incredible diversity.

Published: Wed, 8 Aug 2018

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Out Stage Us puts call out

Out Stage Us puts call out

LGBT+ WRITERS WANTED FOR OUTSTAGEUS

Published: Wed, 8 Aug 2018

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#Echochamber comes to UK at 53Two

#Echochamber comes to UK at 53Two

Lesbian Twitter Opera comes to Manchester this August

Published: Wed, 8 Aug 2018

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LGBT action plan for the city

LGBT action plan for the city

Published: Mon, 6 Aug 2018

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Kinky Boots in Manchester

Kinky Boots in Manchester

Pop icon Cyndi Lauper brings her musical genius to the Manchester stage with those Kinky Boots

Published: Thu, 2 Aug 2018

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New LGBTQ+ community city tour launches

New LGBTQ+ community city tour launches

Celebrating Manchester's proud LGBTQ+ history

Published: Thu, 2 Aug 2018

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Friendly UK for LGBT visitors

Friendly UK for LGBT visitors

The UK has been identified as the second most LGBT friendly friendly destination in Europe

Published: Thu, 2 Aug 2018

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Tariff and Dale present Rainbow event with DJ Paulette

Tariff and Dale present Rainbow event with DJ Paulette

Ibiza legend DJ Paulette kicks off Pride Weekend with a special set at Tariff and Dale

Published: Thu, 2 Aug 2018

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80's extravaganza for this years Pride weekend

80's extravaganza for this years Pride weekend

Lets Go Back to the 80's returns Manchester to the Discotheques of the early 1980's at Gorilla for Pride

Published: Thu, 2 Aug 2018

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Geefi comes the Gay Village

Geefi comes the Gay Village

The Village gets ‘ultra-fast’ internet in time for more than 180,000 visitors expected at this year’s famous Manchester Pride festival

Published: Thu, 2 Aug 2018

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Bar Eva with host Cindy Loox announce Pride plans

Bar Eva with host Cindy Loox announce Pride plans

Cindy Loox hosts with a terrific line up of entertainment across the entire weekend at Eva

Published: Tue, 31 Jul 2018

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Hunty Games 2 for Pride Weekend

Hunty Games 2 for Pride Weekend

Michelle Visage joins the Pop Curious team this Pride Weekend.

Published: Mon, 30 Jul 2018

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Come as you are 3 day event for Pride at The Refuge

Come as you are 3 day event for Pride at The Refuge

Star DJs line up for Come As You Are Weekender at The Refuge over Pride weekend

Published: Thu, 26 Jul 2018

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