Join Dr Alan Butler, co-ordinator for the Plymouth LGBT Archive community archive, for a cruise around some city centre and waterfront sites. Take a slightly different look at some places and spaces which had (and perhaps still have) great significance to the city’s lesbian, gay, bisexual transgender, and queer communities. The walk will depart at
A thought provoking talk by Dr Alan Butler exploring the rich life and histories from the Plymouth LGBTQ communities past and present. Dr Butler is one of the directors of Pride in Plymouth and also the curator of Plymouth’s LGBT community archive and exhibition as part of his Phd studies with Plymouth University. His PhD
Official Launch of the Plymouth Pride 2020 Programme Join us at our new home – Leadworks Warehouse, 170 Rendle Street on Saturday 1st February between midday and 4pm to see a revival of the Pride in Our Past Exhibition first shown in 2011. This will include new material collected since then, with aspects of the
Official launch of 2020 Plymouth Pride Festival Programme. An event to mark 20th Anniversary of decriminalisation of homosexuality in the armed services.
February is LGBT History Month we will present a revival of the Pride in Our Past Exhibition with new material. We will also launch a LGBTQ Literature Project.
Launch of ‘Make for Pride’ workshops to include parade costume, & decoration focusing on the 50th Anniversary of the first ‘Gay Rights marches’ held in 1970.
In April 2020 we will be out recruiting volunteers for our main Pride Festival in August. We will also hold a one day workshop focusing on mental health.
In May 2020 we will hold two Pride Festival Volunteer Training Sessions. The ‘Make for Pride’ workshops will continue at the Warehouse.
The ‘Make for Pride’ workshops will continue at the Warehouse. We will also facilitate ‘Pride Inside’ where we take Pride into Dartmoor Prison.
Queer Stories tour of The Box (revealing hidden histories). Make for Pride and Literature workshops continue. Festival planning & training sessions for volunteers.