july, 2019

06jul11:0012:30Islington's Pride - A guided walk through Holloway's LGBT HistoryDiscover Holloway's LGBT history11:00 - 12:30 Guide: Jiff Bayliss

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Event Details

This is the fourth walk in a series of walks exploring the significant role that different areas of islington have played in the growth of the LGBT+ community, its organisation and rights through the 20th and 21st century. Discover cutting-edge publications, venues for good times, the issues facing gay men before the 1967 Sexual Offences Act and the UK’s largest LGBT football supporters club.

This is a free walk but booking is essential.

The walk is led by a guide from Islington Guided Walks, the Mayor of Islington’s official tour guides and has been created in partnership with and funded by Islington’s Pride.

Islington’s Pride is run by Islington Heritage who have received support from the Heritage Lottery Fund to create an archive focusing on the borough’s LGBT+ heritage. Islington’s Pride will create a dedicated archive, educational resources a digital landscape as well as commission events such as this walk. For more information about Islington’s Pride visit www.islingtonspride.com.

Time

(Saturday) 11:00 - 12:30

Location

Highbury & Islington

Guide

Jiff Baylissjiff.bayliss@ciga.org.uk

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