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Guernsey #CIPride2021 celebrations

Guernsey promises to bring a splash of colour to celebrate Channel Islands Pride this year by hosting ‘Pride at the Princess Royal’, kindly sponsored by Mourant. While Jersey will be carrying the official flag this year, those who cannot be there, will be able to join the fun at an action-packed event at Les Ozouet.…

My Gay Hero

One of the Liberate volunteers takes the opportunity to talk about one of their gay hero’s during LGBT history month; Gay History Month is upon us and I thought it provided a great opportunity to provide an insight into a gay hero of mine: Karl Heinrich Ulrichs. He has been described as a ‘Pioneering Gay…

Liberate and Guernsey Mind launch LGBTQ+ peer led mental health support group

Thankfully there is a growing acceptance of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning (LGBTQ+) community in the Bailiwick in recent years. And in the Bailiwick more people are feeling comfortable and confident in identifying themselves as LGBTQ+ people. However, people who identify as LGBTQ+ are four times more likely to attempt suicide across…

Pride in Sport: Wear Rainbows with Pride

‘Pride in Sport’ will return for the third Channel Islands Pride festivities in Guernsey. Aiming to raise awareness and support for LGBTQ+ people, local sports teams, personalities, and anyone involved with any sporting activities will be encouraged to show their support for LGBTQ+ equality and diversity in sport by wearing rainbow laces and sweatbands. Sponsored…