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We recently had a chat with Kevin Curley, former CEO of the National Association of Voluntary and Community Action, who now writes for the Third Sector Magazine.

We spoke about LGBT rights and about how the need for specialist infrastructure is still very much needed in the LGBT...


Thursday lunchtime has seen the launch of a National Trans Manifesto, which has been produced as a collaborative document between 15 trans organisations across the UK.

The idea of a trans manifesto was first raised in discussions with Conservative, Labour, Liberal Democrat and Green politicians during the summer of 2013, and the idea was...


LGBT Consortium has been asked by Public Health England to undertake a piece of quick research into health and wellbeing interventions taking place across the LGBT third sector in England. We know that a diverse range of health and well being activities are taking place and want to capture as much of this as possible.

We would like to...


Applications to host the next UK LGBT Health Summit have opened!

The Handover and Legacy group from the 2012 Summit have announced that any LGBT organisation from across the UK that would like to be considered as the Host for the 8th Health Summit have just over two weeks to get their applications in. This is a wonderful opportunity for...


Many of you may not know this, but here at LGBT Consortium we are entirely office-less so all our staff and volunteers are based at home and tend to use Members facilities where necessary.  

Since we have become office-less we have found that more and more organisations are heading that way too, so when the Big Assist asked us to share...


Today we saw our advert on Gay Star News go live!

Here at LGBT Consortium we are keen to grow what is already the UKs largest Network of LGBT groups, projects, networks and organisations to make our voice even louder!

Membership of the Consortium is open to anyone who...


Yesterday Scotland became the 17th Country to legalise same sex marriage, after the Scottish Parliament voted for the bill with an overwhelming majority of 105 votes to 18!

105 votes to 18....

Imagine a world without the contribution of LGBT musicians. Impossible argues LGBT History Month as the UK prepares to celebrate music during February.

Music exists in nearly all aspects of life and is generally viewed as a unifying force but it can also be controversial and divide opinion. Disco is widely attributed as emerging from the...


The 3rd edition of the London LGBTQ Alamanac has just been published. This edition of the Almanac is being published as a web/online publication. A PDF and another Word version with additional articles and graphics, together with an accessible version with all graphics described, will be published later this year. We are also working to make...


The Government has published a consultation paper on the future of civil partnership in England and Wales. This is the full public consultation required by section 15 the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013. The closing date for responses is 17 April 2014.




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ooo we just noticed we are 8 followers from 6000, nice!
April 23, 2014 - 19:29
RT @LgbtSutton: @LGBTConsortium So tomorrow is the Educational Seminar from the Forum. At 6pm Sutton Civic Offices will you be there? http:…
April 23, 2014 - 10:13
@_oatc_ @LGBTYNW not at all - in fact i think it shows that we are working and communicating with our Members. Sorry if you don't agree.
April 22, 2014 - 15:34


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