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LGBT groups undertake a wide range of work to tackle discrimination and challenge inequality. Here at LGBT Consortium we were keen to understand more about how groups do this and the challenges it presents. 

Through a project funded by The Legal Education Foundation, we have been able to build a clearer understanding of how LGBT groups...

The Equality Network, the Scottish LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex) equality charity, welcomes the publication today of Lord Bracadale’s independent review of hate crime legislation.

Tim Hopkins, Director of the Equality Network, said “...

LGBT Consortiums Membership creates a UK wide network of LGBT groups, projects and organisations. Every month we will highlight the work of one of our Members from around the UK, this month we are talking to a Member from The Isle of Man. 

In 2012 Isle of Man resident Lee Clarke-Vorster & his partner Nathan Rogers set about trying to...

The Equal Marriage Bill passed through the House of Lords and is becoming a reality!!!

Last week the third reading of the Equal Marriage Bill began in the House of Lords with two long days of debate of amendments and finished today when a set of amendments surrounding pensions and survivors rights were passed as was the Bill!

A...

Our Equal Marriage news coverage so far...

10th July: second day of report stage before final vote on 15th!
8th July: Report stage for the House of Lords
4th June: Second reading approved in the Lords!

The House of Lords has voted against Lord Dear's 'wrecking amendment' and so the Equal Marriage Bill can...


 

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