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We need more organisations to come out for trans equality

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Media spokesperson

We were pleased to see the National Association of Headteachers (NAHT) come out in support of LGBT people yesterday by releasing guidance for schools on how to support lesbian, gay, bi and trans...

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Turkey crackdown on LGBT events must stop

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Alysha Khambay

Many of us enjoy attending LGBT events – whether it be to learn more about LGBT history, watch LGBT films at a screening, or simply to enjoy being in a space where LGBT people are supported and can...

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Egypt - arrests of LGBT people rising

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Alysha Khambay

In October, we shared our concerns over the anti-LGBT crackdown in Egypt , following rainbow flags being displayed at a pop concert in Cairo. Since then, the number of individuals arrested for their...

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Chechnya – the crisis is far from over

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Alysha Khambay

The anti-lesbian, gay, bi and trans crackdown in Chechnya is far from over. Sources on the ground are telling us that the arrests, illegal detentions and torture of LGBT people continues, and in some...

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New blood donation policy starts today

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Tom Morrison

From today, gay and bi men will be able to donate blood under a newly reduced deferral period of three months. In July 2017, after an extensive review by the Advisory Committee on the Safety of Blood...

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Will you come out in support of LGBT athletes?

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Robbie de Santos

We're happy to see that Mark Foster feels able to speak about his sexuality for the first time. Coming out ‘publicly’ is very different to coming out to friends and family and it’s great that Mark...

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Liverpool FC join Stonewall Diversity Champions programme

First Premier League football club to join Stonewall’s programme Deepening of Liverpool FC’s commitment to equality across all areas of the club...

Rainbow Laces takes over sport

Athletics, basketball, cycling, football, rugby and more ‘Come out for LGBT‘ in sport Rainbow Laces campaign runs from 24 November to 3 December eBay...

Premier League announces partnership with Stonewall

Initiative to create environment where everybody can be themselves Bespoke training for staff to help improve understanding of LGBT community Section...

Stonewall appoints new trustees

Stonewall appoints four new trustees to their board New trustees come from range of backgrounds Stonewall’s Chair Jan Gooding says new members will...

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