The dates for Belfast Pride 2020 were launched by Mayor of Belfast, John Finucane in Belfast City Hall at a reception to mark International Volunteer Day. The Mayor marked the contribution of Team Pride volunteers and formally launched the dates for the 30th Belfast Pride: Friday 24th July to Sunday 2nd August with Pride Day…
We are happy to announce that we have sent our Letter of Intent to the European Pride Organisers Association (EPOA) to formally declare that we intend to submit a bid to bring EuroPride to Belfast in 2023. It’s real now! This means that we have officially entered the competition and will be entering a bid…
‘Darling, I want my Gay Rights now.’ ‘RightsNow’ is the theme for Belfast Pride this year and the inspiration for this comes from one of the key figures in the Stonewall uprising, pioneering Trans activist, Marsha P. Johnson, who was asked why she was protesting in favour of an Equal Rights bill and answered, matter…
Today we're marking #TransDayOfVisibility and making it clear that Belfast Pride and over 170 Prides across the world stand with Trans people. Today and all year long we celebrate Trans people and oppose all discrimination.
#bproud2021 #TDOV https://t.co/dSYtUItRao
Today mark the end of many years of campaigning for Marriage Equality as the last hurdle was overcome with the first couples converting Civil Partnerships to marriages. LGBT+ couples are no longer less equal than other citizens in this important area of law.
Today we have been marking Transgender Day of Remembrance to remember and honour the victims of transphobia. We need to challenge bias and support Trans and Non Binary people, reject mis-information and join the calls for Rights and Better Health-care.
#TDoR2020 #bproud2020 https://t.co/d4BhJ1XFff
Pride events are about equality for all of the LGBT+ community - celebrating our lives and protesting for rights. Making a stand for human rights including Trans Rights and racial equality is not 'controversial' and infringing on the rights of BBC staff is unfair.