Pride in Sport

This year’s CHANNEL Islands Pride celebrations will see ‘Pride in Sport’ launching for the first time in the islands. Local sports teams, personalities and sporting events will be joining together to help tackle the problem of homophobia, biphobia and transphobia in sport, showing support for LGBTQ+ equality and diversity by wearing rainbow laces and rainbow…

Channel Islands Pride

CHANNEL Islands Pride returns to Guernsey this year, on Saturday 8th September. The event, which is sponsored by the Channel Islands Co-Operative Society, is hosted alternately by Guernsey and Jersey, it first took place in Guernsey in September 2016 and was supported by over 2,500 people. Liberate is the local charity supporting the LGBTQ+ community…

CI Pride 2017 will have #IDo theme

Preparations are under way for Channel Islands Pride 2017.  This year the event will be on September 9th and will be held in Jersey. Liberate Jersey’s new chair Rachel French has confirmed that the event will have a theme of #IDo. Legislation has only recently been introduced in Jersey to allow same-sex couples to marry.…

Join us for LGBT History Month 2017

February is LGBT History Month.  We have a number of events going on locally to celebrate.  Maybe you’d like to join us.  We’re also celebrating Liberate’s 3 year anniversary on 13th February. We have a couple of coffee sessions at Le Petit Cafe. Our Big Fat Quiz of the Queer is sold out. We have…

Jersey Pride event a success

Channels Islands Pride week has come to an end with a big celebration event in St Helier Jersey this weekend. ITV News has reported that an estimated 5,000 people took to the streets of St Helier for the event.  The weather was kinder to us than it was last weekend for the Guernsey Pride event.…