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Leeds Pride’s Dance Arena Line Up Announced!

As part of a new, bigger event space on Lower Briggate for this year’s Leeds Pride, you’ll find the Dance Arena. Here’s this year’s superb line up! 2pm – 4pm DJ Luke Horsfield Luke is a 23 year old DJ from Bradford. Although from Bradford he spends most of his time in Leeds and has grown to be quite a ...

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The LGBT+ Sports Festival for Leeds Pride

This is Leeds’ first LGBT+ Sport Fringe Festival, created by a group of trainers and activity organisers!  The event is part of Leeds Pride and all events will be hosted between 28th July and 6th August! Each of these events there will be a small donation of a minimum of £1.50 to secure your place. All of the money from ...

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Three Performers Announced For This Year’s Leeds Pride!

Leeds Pride are delighted to announce two more performers for this year’s Leeds Pride!  Having announced Lucy Whittaker last week, they are delighted to add Blonde Electra and The Brazen to the lineup for this years event on the 5th and 6th August. Blonde Electra are a London-based, Americanised British pop duo made up of sisters Ruby and Jazzy King. ...

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The World We Live In Premier

It was a pleasure to be invited to the premier of Oxygen Films first instalment in Odyssey, a film project with a series of short films centring around the Leeds LGBT community. The World We Live In is a hard hitting snap shot of the darker side of gay life, exploring the need for acceptance and the horrible truth behind ...

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Sainsbury’s Store Manager, Jemma Kameen, awarded for her work with Leeds Pride!

Jemma Kameen, the store manager at Sainsbury’s Leeds Headingley, has been recognised for her outstanding contribution to the city’s Pride event at The Annual Leeds LGBT Awards ceremony. As the co-chair of Proud@Sainsbury’s, the retailer’s inclusive LGBTA colleague network, Jemma has led Sainsbury’s involvement in Leeds Pride for the last two years. Jemma found out that she’d been nominated for ...

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Leeds Pride and Radio Aire celebrating radio station partnership for 2017

Leeds Pride has teamed up with Radio Aire meaning the city radio station will become the events official radio media partner 2017. Leeds Pride is Yorkshire’s biggest celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* life which will take place on Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th August 2017. Radio Aire is a commercial radio station made in Leeds playing chart and ...

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Absolute Media and Leeds Pride partner up for 2017

Leeds Pride have announced that Absolute Media will be their official Social Media and Communications Partner for Leeds Pride 2017. Leeds Pride and Absolute Media will work together to promote this year’s celebrations, helping to make the 2017 event the biggest yet. Leeds Pride is Yorkshire’s biggest celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* life. Running since 2006 and is ...

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Leeds Celebrates LGB&T* History Month

Leeds has a vibrant LGB&T* community and a number of events have been organised across the city to showcase the fantastic contribution they make to the city. Along with key buildings being lit up pink, Leeds Town Hall and Civic Hall will be flying rainbow flags on 1 February and 28 February 2017 to mark the start and end of ...

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FA Chairman encourages Gay Footballers to Come Out Together

Greg Clarke, who has been the chairman of the FA since August 2016, recently spoke to The Times about gay footballers in the Premier League.  “I put the message out there that if a number of top-level pros want to come out, why don’t we synchronise it? So one person doesn’t have to come out on their own.” “The Premier ...

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The Leeds City Magazine Guide to New Year’s Eve in Leeds

  With the hype that always surrounds New Year’s Eve, it’s important to get it right. But, unsurprisingly, Leeds City Magazine is here for you with some great suggestions! _____________________________ Napoleons Casino The premium casino in Leeds are offering an incredible deal! Their New Year’s Eve package offers a drink on arrival, 5 delicious course and a £5 gaming chip ...

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