Update on Anne Lister’s plaque: please bear with us!

Kit Heyam2018, UpdateLeave a Comment

An update from us, York Civic Trust, the Churches Conservation Trust and York LGBT Forum: The four partners are working closely together to plan the next steps. We can confirm that all four partners are committed to a process of open discussion and consultation with the aim of shaping wording for a new plaque to be launched in February during LGBT … Read More

Statement on Anne Lister’s rainbow plaque

Kit Heyam2018, HeritageLeave a Comment

The intention of the commemorative rainbow plaque at Holy Trinity Goodramgate in York is to recognise the impact Anne Lister has had on so many people and to celebrate an important figure and moment in LGBT history. While we’ve received many positive responses to the plaque, we are really sorry that there are also many people who feel let down … Read More

Call for events for 2018!

Ynda Jas2018, EventsLeave a Comment

At York LGBT History Month we are now starting to compile our programme for February 2018. As ever, we need your help to make it happen! Last year’s programme featured around 50 events and with a greater diversity of subjects and voices represented than ever before. The programme included a very broad range of events including craft workshops, discussions, exhibitions, … Read More

AGM location confirmed

Kit Heyam2018, UpdateLeave a Comment

The location of our AGM is now confirmed as DG/123, De Grey Building, York St John University. The meeting is on Wednesday 19 April at 19.00. If you’re interested in coming to the meeting or joining our team for 2018, check out all the details here.

Join the 2018 team!

Kit Heyam2018Leave a Comment

Are you passionate about LGBT equality? Would you like to volunteer with a local charity and help us coordinate a fabulous programme of events for York LGBT History Month 2018? We’d like to invite you to join the York LGBT History Month committee! The level of involvement is flexible, but we meet roughly once a month, with a greater concentration of … Read More