LGBT Croydon

Resources and support groups for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Trans people in the London Borough of Croydon

Coming events

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Wednesday, 4 March 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

For lesbians and gay men over 50. Booking required: info@silverrainbow.org.uk or leave a message on 07594 572 623. Cost £7

Venue:
The Waterside Centre, 26 Avenue Road, London SE25 4DX
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Today's menu: beef & ale casserole with dumpling, new potatoes and buttered cabbage OR
Jacket potato with cheese and salad
Dessert: Jam & coconut sponge with custard or ice cream.

Thursday, 5 March 2015 - 7:30pm
London Book Launch Amiable Warriors

Launch of Amiable Warriors, a history of the Campaign for Homosexual Equality and its times, Volume One,by Peter Scott-Presland. Entry £3 on the door, but you’ll need to reserve your place, as space is limited: please e-mail GTW direct at sales@gaystheword.co.uk putting 'CHE' in the subject-header.

Venue:
Gays the Word bookshop, 66 Marchmont Street London WC1N 1AB
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Friday, 6 March 2015 - 1:00pm
Rainbows Across Borders meeting

The regular monthly meeting for LGBT asylum seekers.

Venue:
CVA resource centre, 82 London Road, Croydon CR0 2TB
Friday, 6 March 2015 - 7:30pm
Gay play ' BETWEEN'

It follows an acting instructor as he coaches a young student through the delivery of Shakespearian Sonnets, childhood friends discovering sex and sexuality, a couple who have grown apart sexuallyand two gay men and how their relationship develops from school children with the twists and turns that puberty and lust create.”

Venue:
The King's Theatre, Islington until 14th March. Box office 0207 478 0160. 115 Upper St, N1
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check start time with theatre !

Monday, 9 March 2015 - 11:30am
CAGS Bank Museum/Guildhall Visit

Meet at Bank ticket hall (top of central line escs) at 11:30 for a free visit to the Bank Museum and Guildhall followed by lunch at the Wetherspoons nearby.

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Tuesday, 10 March 2015 - 1:00pm
CAGS Lunchtime concert (free)

Free music concert. Mendelssohn, Chopin and Paganini music for piano and cello. Meet Tom by the church entrance steps about 12:15 to gain early admission. Group lunch will follow nearby.

Venue:
St Martins-in-the field (Trafalgar Square)
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Tuesday, 10 March 2015 - 8:00pm
SLAGO Quiz

General knowledge quiz hosted by SLG. Part of the 2014–15 SLAGO Cup Competition.

Venue:
The Bread and Roses, 68 Clapham Manor Street, SW4 6DZ
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Wednesday, 11 March 2015 - 12:00pm
CAGS Visit to Kingston

2 hour walk along the riverside and around the market before dining at Wetherspoons in Kingston. Meet at Kingston station for 12 noon.You can take the tram to Wimbledon then a Shepperton or Richmond train to Kingston (or go via Clapham Junction boarding the 11.36 from Plat 11).

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Saturday, 14 March 2015 - 8:00pm
CAGS Party

Party for all at David's in Park Hill,East Croydon.£3 towards food and bring a bottle.

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Tuesday, 17 March 2015 - 8:00pm
The Brief Encounter Mark Watson

Councillor Mark Watson is Cabinet member for Safety and Justice on Croydon Council. In 1993 he set up Stonewall Immigration, now the UK Lesbian & Gay Immigration Group.

Venue:
Spread Eagle, Katherine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 - 2:30pm
CAGS committe meeting

All welcome to attend at David's in East Croydon.

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Wednesday, 18 March 2015 - 7:00pm
Aurora meeting

Croydon's LGBT police consultation group (provisional date).

Venue:
Croydon Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
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Wednesday, 18 March 2015 - 7:30pm
Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho (satire musical )

in London's Westend from Tuesday 17th March until Saturday 21st. Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho is a tongue in cheek musical satire based on Thatcher's relationship with the infamous Section 28 legislation. Make your own booking.

Venue:
Leicester Square Theatre
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Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

For gay men and lesbians over 50.

Venue:
Toby Carvery Eden Park, 422 Upper Elmers End Road, Beckenham BR3 3HQ. (Take the 194 bus from East Croydon Station to Eden Park Station.)
Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 7:00pm
Crocus Dissolution Meeting

A meeting to dissolve Crocus, Croydon's LGBT Network.

Venue:
Croydon Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
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Saturday, 21 March 2015 - 3:00pm
CAGS Afternoon tea party

Tea & Coffee Social at Peter and Graham's in Ashtead. £2 towards refreshments.

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Trains to Epsom/Ashtead leave West Croydon at 04,24,34 mins past hour ...CHANGING AT SUTTON !. Ashtead station is about 3/4 mile from Peter's. You can catch the 479 Bus from Epsom Clock Tower (High Street stop B) at 14:30 or 15:00 etc (half hourly) goes to Ashtead 'The street' which is a shorter 5 mins walk.

Thursday, 26 March 2015 - 11:00am
CAGS Science Museum Visit

Possibly showing 3D movie on Underwater this date.Meet at South Kensington tube station ticket hall at 11 am for two hour visit with group meal to follow.Any recommended ?

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Thursday, 26 March 2015 - 2:30pm
Rainbow Reading Group

We'll be discussing The Days of Anna Madrigal by Armistead Maupin.

Venue:
Level One, Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
Friday, 27 March 2015 - 7:00pm
SLAGO party

£5 entrance to include food. Come along and relax with members of the other SLAGO groups.

Venue:
The Calthorpe Arms, 252 Grays Inn Road, London WC1X 8JR
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Thursday, 2 April 2015 - 2:00pm
Rainbows Across Borders meeting

The regular monthly meeting for LGBT asylum seekers. Please note change of date to a Thursday this month.

Venue:
Meetings start at 1pm at the CVA Resource Centre, 82 London Road, West Croydon (West Croydon Train Station & Tram Stop are a 5 minute walk to the CVA Resource Centre)
Saturday, 11 April 2015 (All day)
SLAGO Awayday to Brighton

Our annual trip to Brighton for members of all SLAGO groups. Catching the 11:07 train from Victoria. Lunch 1pm at Cafe Bella; visit the Sealife Centre 2:30pm. More details later

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Thursday, 16 April 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

For lesbians and gay men over 50.

Venue:
Coombe Lodge, Coombe Road, Coombe Wood
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For gay men and lesbians over 50.

Friday, 17 April 2015 - 7:30pm
CAGS Classical Music Evening

CAGS classical music evening with Geoff in Selsdon. Arrive at 7.30 pm for an 8.00 pm start. £3.00 to cover refreshment costs.

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Thursday, 23 April 2015 - 7:15pm
SLAGO Ten-Pin Bowling

This event will count towards the 2014–15 SLAGO Cup Competition. Come along and support your group! Each player will have to pay £5, Spectators will be asked for a voluntary donation.

Venue:
Valley Park, Croydon.
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Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 2:30pm
Rainbow Reading Group

We'll be discussing Trumpet by Jackie Kay.

Venue:
Level One, Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
Friday, 1 May 2015 - 1:00pm
Rainbows Across Borders meeting

The regular monthly meeting for LGBT asylum seekers, plus AGM.

Venue:
CVA resource centre, 82 London Road, Croydon CR0 2TB
Friday, 15 May 2015 - 8:00pm
SLAGO Liaison Committee

Representatives of the various SLAGO groups will discuss the programme for the month ahead/

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South Wimbledon
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Sunday, 17 May 2015 (All day)
IDAHO The International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.

Celebrated worldwide.

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Tuesday, 19 May 2015 - 8:00pm
The Brief Encounter Kevin Maxwell

Gay, mixed-race, writer and advocate, former police officer. More details later.

Venue:
Spread Eagle, Katherine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX
Thursday, 21 May 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

For gay men and lesbians over 50.

Venue:
The Spread Eagle Katherine Street, Croydon
Thursday, 21 May 2015 - 7:00pm
Aurora meeting

Croydon's LGBT Police Consultation Group (provisional date).

Venue:
Croydon Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
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Thursday, 28 May 2015 - 2:30pm
Rainbow Reading Group

We'll be discussing Valentine Grey by Sandi Toksvig.

Venue:
Level One, Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
Saturday, 30 May 2015 - 2:30pm
CHE AGM and Conference

The Annual General Meeting and Conference of the Campaign for Homosexual Equality. More details later.

Venue:
London Friend, 86 Caledonian Road, London N1 9DN
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Friday, 5 June 2015 - 1:00pm
Rainbows Across Borders meeting

The regular monthly meeting for LGBT asylum seekers.Meetings start at 1pm at the CVA Resource Centre, 82 London Road, West Croydon (West Croydon Train Station & Tram Stop are a 5 minute walk to the CVA Resource Centre)

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Thursday, 18 June 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

For lesbians and gay men over 50

Venue:
The Boulevard Ruskin Parade, South Croydon
Thursday, 25 June 2015 - 2:30pm
Rainbow Reading Group

We'll be discussing Arctic Summer by Damon Galgut.

Venue:
Level One, Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
Friday, 3 July 2015 - 1:00pm
Rainbows Across Borders meeting

Meetings start at 1pm at the CVA Resource Centre, 82 London Road, West Croydon (West Croydon Train Station & Tram Stop are a 5 minute walk to the CVA Resource Centre)

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Thursday, 16 July 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

for lesbians and gay men over 50.

Venue:
The Coach House Café Conduit Lane, Coombe Wood
Thursday, 30 July 2015 - 2:30pm
Rainbow Reading Group

We'll be discussing Ruby Fruit Jungle by Rita Mae Brown

Venue:
Level One, Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
Thursday, 20 August 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

For lesbians and gay men over 50.

Venue:
The Gypsy Moth Carvery Croydon Collonades, Purley Way
Thursday, 27 August 2015 - 2:30pm
Rainbow Reading Group

We'll be discussing Smut by Alan Bennett

Venue:
Level One, Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
Thursday, 17 September 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

For lesbians and gay men over 50

Venue:
The Sir Julian Huxley Addington Road, Selsdon
Saturday, 19 September 2015 (All day)
SLAGO Away Day to Whitstable

Leaving London around 10 am. More details later

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Thursday, 24 September 2015 - 2:30pm
Rainbow Reading group

Well be discussing Carol : Patricia Highsmith

Venue:
Level One, Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
Thursday, 22 October 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

for lesbians and gay men over 50.

Venue:
Coombe Lodge Coombe Road, Coombe Wood
Thursday, 29 October 2015 - 2:30pm
Rainbow Reading Group

We'll be discussing Straightening Ali by Amjeed Kabil

Venue:
Level One, Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
Thursday, 19 November 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

For lesbians and gaymen over 50

Venue:
Toby Carvery, Purley Oaks Brighton Road, Purley Oaks
Thursday, 26 November 2015 - 2:30pm
Rainbow Reading Group

We'll be discussing Mrs Keppel and her Daughter by Diana Souhami

Venue:
Level One, Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
Thursday, 10 December 2015 - 2:30pm
Rainbow Reading Group

We'll be discussing Briefs Encountered by Julian Clary

Venue:
Level One, Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street, Croydon CR9 1ET
Wednesday, 16 December 2015 - 12:00pm
Silver Rainbow Lunch

For gay men and lesbians over 50.

Venue:
The Boulevard Ruskin Parade, South Croydon

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