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International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia was created in 2004 to draw the attention to the violence and discrimination experienced by lesbian, gay, bisexuals, transgender, intersex people and all other people with diverse sexual orientations, gender… Read More


#VMPride2020 was part of the contingency plan which was put in place as Medway Pride 2020 parade and festival had to be postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions. The Virtual Pride event will take place during August 2020. It… Read More

LGBT History Month 2020

LGBT History month has been celebrated in the Medway towns with various events taking place each February. This years event was hosted by Nucleus Arts Centre in Chatham and was supported by MGSD Centre, Metro Charity & Creatabot… Read More

COVID -19 & Medway Pride 2020

Plans were well advanced for #MPFestival2020 when COVID-19 presented itself and the social distancing restrictions were put in place. Plans for a Parade from Chatham to Rochester Castle with 500 participants, including floats and acts were being completed,… Read More

Medway Pride 2020 Steering Group

During the summer of 2019 Hilary Cooke CEO of Medway Gender and Sexual Diversity Centre began disussions with the Medway Pride 2019 team to discuss future plans. The result of these discussions led to the formation of a… Read More

Medway Pride 2019

From Kent Messenger Published: 00:01, 04 November 2018 Medway’s first Gay Pride festival will go ahead next year, despite lack of council funding. Organisers of the LGBT+pride event, which will include a fancy dress parade, live performances and stalls,… Read More

Medway Pride

It was 2018 and with the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall Riots, which began the LGBTQ+ civil rights movement, that led to Pride Events fast approaching, two people, Natash & Martha, living in Medway began having a conversation wondering… Read More

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