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LGBT Forging Real Equality Event 2017

Friday 17 February 2017 - 6pm to 9.30pm - FREE Event at Colors Nightclub, Basildon. Recognising historic changes and laws that have made a positive difference in the lives of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning and Intersex People.

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Stephanie von Clitz This link opens in a new browser window
Stephanie von Clitz
Saski This link opens in a new browser window
Saski

FREE Event at Colors Nightclub, Basildon

Date: Friday 17 February 2017

Time: 6pm to 9.30pm

Venue: Colors Nightclub, Southernhay, Basildon, SS14 1DQ

Booking: Book tickets online for LGBT Forging Real Equality Event

Age and suitability: Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult

Forging real equality is the theme of this year's national LGBT History Month which Basildon Council is supporting with a thought-provoking and vibrant event at Colors Nightclub.

To mark the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of male homosexuality in England and Wales, this event will recognise historic changes and laws that have made a positive difference in the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and intersex people.

Event programme

  • 18.00 - Fruit punch and networking
  • 18.30 - Welcome and introductions by Mark Dale (Stonewall Champion)
  • 18.35 - Opening speech by Councillor Terri Sargent, lead councillor for Environment and Communities
  • 18.40 - Gay rights in the UK (A short movie 1970 to 2015)
  • 18.45 - Singer, Saski (See facebook)
  • 19.15 - Basildon Borough Councillor Burton Sampson
  • 19.30 - Buffet and networking
  • 20.15 - Entertainment, Stephanie Von Clitz (See facebook)
  • 20.45 - Gina Denham, Trans equality
  • 21.00 - "Take your partners" short movie by Siri Rodnes
  • 21.15 - Closing speech by Mark Dale and raffle
  • 21.30 - Colors Club open and everyone is welcome to stay and party!

Downloadable document: pdf icon LGBT History Month Event February 2017 [879kb]

Event partners

LGBT 2017 Partner Logo - Basildon Council  LGBT 2017 Partner Logo - The Beehive, Basildon This link opens in a new browser window LGBT 2017 Partner Logo - Giggling Squid Restaurants This link opens in a new browser window LGBT 2017 Partner Logo - Colors Nightclub, Basildon This link opens in a new browser window LGBT 2017 Partner Logo - Basildon Disabled Equality Forum This link opens in a new browser window LGBT 2017 Event Partner Logo - LGBT+  LGBT 2017 Event Partner Logo - Stonewall This link opens in a new browser window

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