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Transgender Day of Remembrance

Zoe Kirk-Robinson is a transgender Conservative Cllr for Westhoughton North and Chew Moor in Bolton. 

LGBT Advisory Panel Recruitment

THIS PRESS RELEASE IS DIRECTLY FROM THE GOVERNMENT EQUALITIES WEBSITE

The Government Equalities Office has begun an open application process to select members for the Government’s LGBT Advisory Panel.

The importance of reforming the Gender Recognition Act and trans rights

The need to improve and protect trans rights is clear.

The Government’s LGBT+ Survey found trans people in the UK face unacceptable levels of abuse and discrimination - two in five trans people have had a hate crime committed against them in the last year alone; two in five trans young people saying they have attempted suicide; and shockingly, one in eight trans people have been physically attacked by colleagues or customers at work.

This is unacceptable and must end.

Sue Pascoe's Speech to Conference

At Conservative Party Conference, LGBT+ Conservatives General Council Member, Sue Pascoe, delivered a speech on the main stage, ahead of the Prime Minister. Here's the full transcript of her speech: 

School Diversity Week 2018

This week is School Diversity Week.

Just Like Us is the LGBT+ organisation behind the week, which was founded for a simple reason: growing up LGBT+ is still one of the most challenging experiences young people can face.