Age Of Consent: LGBT+ History Month The age of consent refers to the age at which you can legally have sex. Did you know the age of consent for heterosexuals in the UK is 16 and has been since 1885?
Civil Partnerships and Same-Sex Marriage: LGBT History Month Marriage has been taking place around the world for hundreds of years. Did you know the Marriage Act 1753 was the first statutory legislation in England and Wales to require a formal ceremony
History Of Pride: LGBT+ History Month The history of Pride. When did it all begin and why? The Stonewall Riots were the catalyst, for Pride and the modern-day LGBT rights movement. “Five months after the riots, activists Craig Rodwell, his
The Stonewall Riots: LGBT+ History Month It was a hot summers evening on June 27th, 1969. Marsha P.Johnson was in the Stonewall Inn, New York celebrating her 25th birthday. In the early hours of June 28th eight undercover
Section 28: LGBT+ History Month In May 1988 the UK Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher, introduced Section 28 of the Local Government Act 1988. The political landscape at the time and social attitudes towards LGBT people were hostile. In the 1980s,
The AIDS Crisis: LGBT+ History Month There are two significant events in my early childhood that influenced and negatively affected me growing up gay. 1. The Aids Crisis. 2. Section 28. In the mid-1980s there was an intense media focus on
Gina was featured in LGBTQ Nation Commenting on a piece about Kamala Harris’s updated Twitter profile, where she shares her pronouns and new title: Vice President-elect. LGBTQ Nation is the world’s most followed LGBTQ news source. Click the link below
What Is Trans Awareness Week? Each year individuals and organisations around the country participate in Trans Awareness Week. The aim is to raise the visibility of transgender and gender non-conforming people, and to address the key issues the community faces.
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BBC RADIO LEEDS – BBC Radio Interview with Gina Battye and Stephanie Hirst Topic: Strictly Come Dancing’s First Same-Sex Couple Nicola Adam’s has been announced as the 1st same-sex COMPETING couple on Strictly Come Dancing. There is a whole debate
Gina was approached by Forbes to comment on a piece about the use of pronouns and their role in being a transgender ally. Forbes is the largest global business media brand in the world, with incomparable global scale, their footprint surpasses 120 million.