In association with Pink News 6.30pm Mon 1 June 2015 This is the first time in London that candidates for such a powerful role will face an LGBT-focused audience. As Mayor, the winner would be responsible for ensuring that the local authority serves all the diverse communities of the borough equally. Tower Hamlets has a growing LGBT
The following candidates have confirmed their attendance: Elaine Bagshaw (Liberal Democrat) John Biggs (Labour) Andy Erlam (Independent) John Foster (Green) Peter Golds (Conservative) Vanessa Hudson (Animal Welfare) Rabina Khan (Independent) Seats are going very fast, with over two-thirds already taken. To reserve yours and find out more go to the event listing.
FREE EVENT On Wednesday 10 June between 6.30-8pm, join Rainbow Hamlets and trans advocate Roz Kaveney for an inspirational and fun evening. The venue is 2 minutes from Limehouse DLR. More details here It is almost 18 months since we transformed ourselves into a professional agency. Come along to hear us report back and have your say in our future direction.
FREE EVENT On Friday 5 June between 7-8.30pm, join Rainbow Hamlets and local MP Rushanara Ali for an inspirational and fun start to the weekend. Counter Albion, 45 Redchurch St in the heart of Shoreditch, is opening specially. It is almost 18 months since we transformed ourselves into a professional agency. Come along to hear us report back
LGBT History Month Village Fayre Date/Time Date(s) – 21/02/2015 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location Positive East All welcome – free entry In conjunction with MIND and Positive East Join us for a buzzing afternoon and evening combining history and heritage, film, music, poetry, community stalls, competitions, healthy living activities and tasters in mindfulness, exercise,
How well do chemists serve LGBT people? Give us a few minutes to help us find out. They have often sold many items as well as providing drugs. Increasingly, they are also offering health advice, treatment and support. Most now have consultation rooms. Take 5-10 minutes to help us ensure the new pharmacy contracts meet LGBT
These are not casual matters, such ideas contribute directly to attacks on LGBT people on the streets of London On Monday afternoon BBC London alerted us to hate material published online by a Tower Hamlets organisation called Islamic Network. The Islamic Network is “a da’wah organisation which aims to promote awareness and understanding of the religion of
Our position is towards the back of the 4th section. Join us before 1230 as we assemble on Baker Street. We will be between 55 Baker Street and on the corner with Dorset Street. On the day, our office number 020 7364 7003 will divert to a mobile for as long as the device and
The Londonist has named three Tower Hamlets venues as amongst best eight gay pubs in London. That’s equal with Soho! Why not like their pages? #staylocal Nelson’s Head http://on.fb.me/1jFca8S George and Dragon http://on.fb.me/1jFc1lQ Old Ship http://on.fb.me/1pTE2xy
On 28 June it is London Pride. Rainbow Hamlets will be there, and we are walking with Redbridge Rainbow Communities and others with plenty of pride in East London. Why not join us? All East London LGBT people and groups, and our allies, are very welcome! PLEASE PASS THIS ON TO YOUR FRIENDS! Our position is towards the