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LGBT History Month – get involved

14 July 2016 by Matt

Logo2We’ve some exciting news… Next year, for the first time ever, the Museum of Liverpool will be hosting the North West hub for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) History Month and we need you!

On Saturday 25 February 2017 we will be hosting a day of presentations, talks, discussions and performances and this is where you come in. We are looking to put together a lively and interesting programme of speakers and performers with strong local links and we’d love for you to get involved in giving a presentation or performance. The theme of the festival for 2017 is ‘Law, Citizenship and Personal, Social, Health Education’, in order to mark 50 years since the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England and Wales.

You may wish to think about local, regional or national history, all contributions are welcome. The closing date for applications is 15 August 2016download this application form for more information. Please get involved and help make the first Liverpool-based LGBT History Month a roaring success!

  1. Joe Lavelle says:

    I coordinate a lgbt project within Citizens Advice in Liverpool. Its the only one lgbt project currently within the national Citizens Advice network.

  2. Matt says:

    If you’d like to contribute then we’d love to hear from you!

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