Polly Shute (she/her) is founder and director of Out & About LGBTQ and the Out & Wild Festival which takes place in Wales, UK for the first time this summer. She was previously a director of Pride in London. We talk to Polly for the fifth of our Lesbian...
In our fourth interview for Lesbian Visibility Week we spoke to Coline Lacome (she/her), Co-Chair of L’Arène des Fiertés in Nîmes, France. With thanks to Erykah G Werner for translation. What does ‘lesbian visibility’ mean to you, and why is it important? What...
Julia Maciocha (she/her) is the Chairperson of Warsaw Pride and a board member of the Polish Pride Alliance. She has been at the forefront of the LGBTI+ community response to support refugees arriving in Poland from Ukraine. In the third of our Lesbian Visibility Week...
In the second of our Lesbian Visibility Week interviews with Pride organisers from across Europe, we talk to Inger Kristin Haugsevje (she/her) – known to her friends as IK – Chair of Oslo Pride in Norway. What does ‘lesbian visibility’ mean to you, and why...
Lesbian Visibility Week runs from 25 April to 1 May and each day this week we will profile a leading lesbian European Pride organiser. We begin with the inspirational campaigner Phyll Opoku-Gyimah (she/her), founder of UK Black Pride and Executive Director of the...
The European Pride Organisers Association has today (Monday 4 April) written to the UK government to advise that we are withdrawing our support from their global LGBTI+ conference taking place in June. This Association’s Board reached this decision on Saturday...
2000 Rome (WorldPride)
2012 London (WorldPride)
2017 Madrid (WorldPride)
2018 Stockholm & Gothenburg
2021 Copenhagen (WorldPride)