Bristol News

Childless People Find Community and Support

We know that many LGBTQIA+ people have children and that they make excellent parents.  Indeed, some studies suggest that children have some advantages being brought up outside the heterosexual nuclear family.  But what about heterosexual and cisgender people who do not want children?  The BBC News Channel met up with members of the group Bristol Childfree Women, to learn about cultural expectations and prejudices.  BCW has over five hundred members of women who have elected not to have children.  Caroline Mitchell always knew she never wanted children, she wasn't prepared f

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LGBTQIA Animal Advocates Can Attend Gathering

Animal Aid, a campaign group which has considerable support from LGBTQIA animal rights campaigners, vegetarians and vegans, and one of whose patrons is well known activist Peter Tatchell, says that it is holding a presentation from several important figures in animal welfare.  

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Getting Together to Fight Hate Crime

One of the premier anti-hate, anti-racism and anti-homophobia groups in the city of Bristol is inviting all stakeholders, including victims of crime and agencies working with the public to take part in a "Round Table for Victims and Professionals".  SARI, which stands for Stand Against Racism and

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Bristol is in Top Ten LGBT+ Student Cities

Bristol has been named the eighth best city for LGBTQIA+ students in a newly published poll, informed by the opinions of students, and the culture of different cities.  Newswire Pink News reports more, saying "Research by University Compare looked into more than

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Run for Brigstowe HIV Project in Bristol 10k

The Bristol 10k Run will take place on 19th May and local HIV charity Brigstowe is looking for people to take part and fundraise on its behalf.  They say "Every year we have an amazing group of runners who join Team Brigstowe and raise vital funds for our local s

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Bristol born pornographic performer and pansexual public influencer Sophie Anderson has passed on to the realm of our LGBTQIA ancestors at the age of thirty six.  Anderson had a tr


The B247 Independent Magazine in Bristol has published its Winter 2023 edition.  Its LGBT+ pages include an interesting mix of features including a catch up with The Phoeni


Bristol LGBT+ Pride say that they are hiring for several key roles within the organisation, which puts on one of the most acclaimed UK based free Prides every year.  They are recru


The Autumn edition of independent Bristol based magazine B247 says that "over the past few months the queer ballroom scene in Bristol has exploded.  From hosting a


In South Bristol, the LGBT+ Fab Cafe for the over fifties will now be meeting every Tuesday from 10.30am to 12noon at the Tobacco Factory Cafe on North Street, Bed

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