Our annual trip to Brighton for members of all SLAGO groups (provisional Date). More details later.
Croydon Area Gay Society
John Carter, a confirmed atheist, will give a talk entitled Atheism, Religion and LGBTI, Using personal experiences and information from the contemporary world, he will put forward the case for rejecting religious explanations of the human condition, and will suggest that members of the LGBTI community would do well to be suspicious of all religious belief systems.
Derek Jarman group performance. Please note change from the usual date.
A meeting for all CAGS members and their friends.Group discussion on being gay at work and in different cultures. Come and join in the lively debate. Last discussion attracted twenty people.
Came and join CAGS and other LGBT groups in the parade (gathering 12:15 in Poplar Walk / North End), and then on to the festival in the Queen's Gardens, for stalls and entertainment. There will be a CAGS stall, also showcasing other local groups.
Roger Burg, long-term gay campaigner, died on the 26th of February. Earlier in the month he had been given a special award by the Mayor of Croydon.
For LGBT History Month 2017 there were displays throughout February in Croydon Library.
The writer Peter Scott-Presland and the gay campaigner Andrew Lumsden were the speakers at the last ever Brief Encounter event. The Brief Encounter is being replaced from March onwards by the CAGS Monthly Meeting.
Matthew will lead a walk of maximum 6 miles.We will finish with a picnic so bring some food and drinks as you wish.Details later but meet at East Croydon train station ticket hall at 10.00 a.m.There will not be any serious hills on the walk, possible quite flat.
The CAGS / SLAGO Garden Party ("Mardi on the Grass") was once again held in Purley.