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Valentine’s Day at Battersea Meeting

On Valentine’s Day there was a mass public ‘kiss-in’ in support of the LGBT community. The idea was to highlight the reaction of some members of the public to LGBT couples openly showing affection. Most people turn a blind eye when a straight man and a woman hug and kiss in public. In fact the […]

The First National Festival of LGBT History

A world-first popular festival, celebrating three centuries of lgbt history, run entirely by volunteers. Trailblazing campaigners, eminent scholars, and pioneering performers, join forces to share unique and rarely heard histories, for adults and children of all ages. It’s in Manchester over the St Valentine weekend. Most events are absolutely free. You need to be there […]

FTL -November/December Meetings & Welcoming 2015

We certainly had a wonderful day on 8th November which was our annual Social Lunch and Fund Raising Event. Thanks to everyone who baked, cooked and organised a delightful array of things to eat; also to all the Steering Committee Members who shopped and organised the event. Once again it was so lovely to be […]

Fundraising lunch on 8th November 2014

After a super year for FTL where we have welcomed new members, celebrated Pride and enjoyed the talks our invited guests have given, we are again ready to pick up our knives and forks and dig into our Fund Raising November Lunch. The date is the 8th November and as usual the lunch will be […]