February 2017: a fabulous month!

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York LGBT History Month 2017 is over – and what a month it was! Thank you very much to all the event organisers who helped put together a diverse programme of nearly 50 events! Here are some photos of highlights from the month. If you have any more to share, please email us – and it’s not too late to leave feedback … Read More

Free public talks will reveal hidden history in York

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A day of free public talks at York Explore Library will reveal hidden LGBT history on Saturday 11th February 2017. For the second year, York will be hosting the National Festival of LGBT History. Visitors can drop in any time between 10.30 and 4.30 to discover hidden stories and forgotten heroes from LGBT communities in Yorkshire and beyond. The day … Read More

National Festival of LGBT History 2017: hosted by York Explore!

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We’re very pleased to announce that the National Festival of LGBT History will next year be hosted by York Explore Library! On Saturday 11th February 2017, the Marriott Room at York Explore Library and Archive will play host to a fascinating variety of free talks on all aspects of LGBT history. Visitors can drop in throughout the day to discover hidden stories and forgotten … Read More

Call for events for 2017!

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York LGBT History Month are now starting to compile our programme for February 2017 – and we need your help to make it happen! Last year’s programme, with over 50 events, was our biggest yet. The programme ranged from film screenings to academic talks, from panel discussions to musical theatre. Next year we will once again be a hub of … Read More