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Andy Street invites you to Birmingham Pride

It’s Birmingham Pride tomorrow and we shall be parading and celebrating it. We are joined by Andy Street, the Mayor for the West Midlands.

Come join us and the mayor tomorrow and celebrate pride. Here’s why:

Happy Birmingham Pride!

The first Birmingham Gay Pride Weekend took place on 1972, one week after the first London Gay Pride Week, itself the first Gay Pride Rally to take place outside the United States.

Shaun Bailey - IDAHOBIT 2019

Prospective Mayor of London, Shaun Bailey, shares what the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia means to him.

Dolly Theis - IDAHOBIT2019 as a bisexual woman

The rights the LGBTIQ community have won over the past half a century are thus much more than the legal protections and securing equal status in society. It is about the cultural aspects too like making it normal for LGBTIQ couples to not face abuse or discrimination.

My IDAHOBIT 2019

It's a little frustrating that in 2019 we are increasingly being asked what the purpose of pride events is, why organisations like LGBT+ Conservatives are still needed, and what rights LGBT+ people are still seeking to gain.

Mark Prisk MP - IDAHOBIT 2019

Mark Prisk MP shares what the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia means to him.

LGBT+ Conservatives members - IDAHOBIT 2019

LGBT+ Conservatives members share what the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia means to them.

For a subtitled version of the videos please visit the play list on YouTube.

Methodists debate allowing same-sex marriage in church

The Methodist Church of Great Britain has published its Conference Papers, including a proposal to allow Same-Sex Marriage within its Churches. LGBT+ Conservatives Regional Coordinator (Eastern), Thomas Smith updates us.