Inter-group pub evening in Balham Wetherspoons, (opposite Balham tube and rail stations). Food available until 10pm.
Surrey and London Association of Gay Organisations
7.00 for 7.30pm Aldgate AGM followed by a social/party with refreshments. Meeting at St Botolph’s Church, near Aldgate tube.
Our annual trip to Brighton for members of all SLAGO groups. We'll be travelling in the fourth coach from the front of the 11.20 from Victoria, calling at Clapham Junction at 11.26, East Croydon at 11.35, arriving Brighton at 12.16. Lunch at 12.45 for 1.15 at the Melrose seafood restaurant, 132 King’s Rd, Brighton BN1 2HH (on the seafront, very near the i360 and the remains of the West Pier). The afternoon is free, meeting 5.30 for early evening meal at the "gay-friendly" Regency Tavern, 32/34 Russell Square, Brighton BN1 2EF.
The festival this year will be in Wandle Park. Those taking part in the Pridefest March will assemble in High Street, close to the entrance to the St George's Walk arcade from 11.30 am. The march will proceed from there to the main Pridefest site in Wandle Park. More details have yet to be announced.
Dawn and Luke will be talking about the work of Bloomsbury Baptist Church, and also about the work of a charity called Streha helping people in need. Meeting at St Botolph’s Church, very near Aldgate tube.
A reading event at Dulwich Library to to celebrate LGBT History Month and forty years of GAW, and in memory of GAW member Rex Batten on his 90th birthday. To include an introduction to Gay Authors Workshop and Paradise Press and Rex’s contribution to them, readings from Rex’s work, and short readings by other GAW members. It is hoped to provide refreshments.
7.00 for 7.30pm The third of the series of SLAGO quizzes. 3F is the central London group of OneBodyOneFaith (the Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement).Points towards the SLAGO cup are awarded on a group attendance total. Teams of 3 selected on the night.
SOUTH LONDON AREA GAY (SLAGO)Quiz. The second in the series of quizzes for this year's SLAGO cup. CAGS meet in The Spread Eagle, 39-41 Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX. All welcome, no charge.
7.00 for 7.30pm Talk by a representative of Inclusive Church. 3F is the central London group of OneBodyOneFaith (the Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement).
7.00 for 7.30pm Jean Genet: Do we really understand him? SLG member John Carter reviews the life and work of this gay French social outcast and thief turned novelist and playwright. 3F is the central London group of OneBodyOneFaith (the Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement).