Same-sex marriage start date set for May

The first same-sex marriages in Guernsey could be taking place as early as 4th May The new law was registered in January, but still needs underlying legislation to be approved before it becomes effective. The earliest this can be debated by the States will be at its meeting on 26 April and if backed will…

UK clergy have rejected bishops’ report

c A leading LGBTQ rights campaigner on the Church of England’s synod, and former islander, has said she is ‘absolutely thrilled’ by the news of the rejection of the House of Bishops report. Jayne Ozanne is a former islander and a leading LGBTQ rights campaigner on the Church of England’s synod. A recent report by…

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…

Guernsey Same-Sex Marriage Law approved today

Guernsey took a step closer to having a Same-Sex Marriage law today. Guernsey’s Royal Court have approved the Same-Sex Marriage Law today – we’re nearly there! Just one trip back to the States for final approval and you’ll be able to set a date! The approval of this legislation follows the States of Guernsey’s decision,…