Come and hear the gay activist and historian Professor Jeffrey Weeks. He'll be bringing copies of the new edition of his book Coming Out: Homosexual Politics in Britain from the Nineteenth Century to the Present. After a break for light refreshments, Peter Scott-Presland will talk on “Punting with Pride”. We also plan an update on recent CHE activity, and plans for LGBT History Month. Light refreshments provided. No charge, but it would help our planning if you let us know you intend to come.
Surrey and London Association of Gay Organisations
We will meet up with members of TAGS (The Arun Gay Society) and S.L.G.to visit the Amberley Transport Museum and Heritage Centre, A nostalgic trip back to England in perhaps the 1940's or so with old shops,garage, tram, vintage bus etc.(Similar to Crich or Beamish ). Catch the 09:53 from East Croydon (Clapham Junc 9:42) Hopefully a group ticket will be approx.£10 each. We return on the 18:17 train from Amberley.back at East Croy about 19:30. 3 people can go on a rail groupsave for £14 each.Only few left.
Our two speakers will be talking about the 1967 Sexual Offences Act which began the process of decriminalising gay sex. Part of CAGS's celebration of LGBT History Month.
The 14th Annual LGBTQ History & Archives Conference. 9:30 to 5pm. £15 (£10 conc's): inc. lunch.
Various events and venues around London. Organised by Gaywise. See their website for more details.
Members of Gay Authors Workshop will be presenting at an Opening Doors London event as part of their South London programme in collaboration with the University of Greenwich. To be followed by a a drinks reception hosted by the University LGBT Staff Network, in the beautiful surroundings of the University’s campus. Contact: 020 7239 0400 or Info@openingdoorslondon.org.uk.
3F (LGCM London Fellowship) meeting 7.00 for 7.30pm. Canon Jeremy Pemberton will be talking about attitudes towards gays in the church.
Inter-group pub evening in the Balham Wetherspoons, . Food available until 10pm.
2pm to 6:30pm. Information stalls, workshops and meditation from people & organisations that support LGBT.
We regret that this meeting has been cancelled owing to unforeseen circumstances.