Rainbow Hamlets is joining forces with Stonewall Housing, Opening Doors London, and Age UK for Bona Latties — the National Older LGBT Housing Network Conference In an ever-increasing ageing population it is essential that we encourage a more open conversation about older lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people and their housing issues. From 1100-1700 at

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Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans History Month takes place every year in February. It celebrates the lives and achievements of the LGBT people. With the backing of  the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, we are going even further with a season of events that starts in January and extends into March. Saturday 15 March Seasons of Love

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London Muslim Centre responded to Rainbow Hamlets’s letter of Friday 8 November indicating that they had NEVER been approached by the Tayyibun Institute to hold the promoted event with Mufti Ismail Menk, who recently said that gay people are worse than “animals” and believes consenting gay sex is equivalent to “rape”. Formal request made to

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Rainbow Hamlets, the LGBT Community Forum for Tower Hamlets, and the Metropolitan Police are appealing to anyone who has information about the recent Islamist vigilante videos to come forward. In particular if you are depicted in any of them or know someone who is, or if you know of other related incidents that may have

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‘Challenge It, Report It, Stop It’ is the government’s blueprint to tackle hate crime, bringing together activity by a wide range of government departments – working with local agencies, voluntary organisations and our independent advisory group – to meet three key objectives: preventing hate crime happening by challenging the attitudes and behaviours that foster hatred, and

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A 23 year old man who sprayed homophobic graffiti over seventy times in a Shadwell housing block has been brought to justice, after Tower Hamlets Council worked in partnership with EastendHomes and the police to identify and prosecute him. On Friday 10 February at Thames Magsistrates’ Court, Mashudur Rahman was given an eight week custodial

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