Islington’s Pride The Sims 3 Pride Festival

It goes without saying that Pride Month is an important part of the Islington’s Pride calendar and we are very sad that this year we will be unable to celebrate in person at various events. However this does not mean we can’t celebrate Pride Month; there are several virtual events taking place and plenty of…

Explore Islington’s Pride Archive Collection

A large part of the Islington’s Pride project has involved collating and collecting archives, from material already held in the Islington Local History Centre to donations from individuals and organisations. The archive focuses on the London Borough of Islington’s LGBTQ+ heritage, a borough that has been highly influential in the growth of the LGBTQ+ community,…

Quiz Night at Central Station!

Think you know Islington’s LGBTQ+ heritage? Show us what you’ve got! Join us for an LGBTQ+ heritage quiz and test your knowledge on Islington people, places, organisations and more. Including rounds on sports, Islington firsts and headlines. Join the Islington’s Pride Archive team and pit your knowledge against our quiz master! Location: in the upstairs…

Previous Events: Coming Out of the Black Country: an illustrated talk

On 18 June 2019 in the lead up to Pride 2019, Islington’s Pride and Islington Libray and Heritage Service hosted an illustrated talk by author and Charterhouse resident Stanley Underhill. This talk was co hosted by fellow Charterhous brother Stephen McGhee. The talk has been kindly filmed by Thomas Voelker as part of a wider…

Coming out of the Black Country

Author Stanley Underhill, a resident of Charterhouse in Islington, gives an illustrated talk about his recent autobiography Coming out of the Black Country. Tuesday 18 June 6pm at Finsbury Library 245 St John St EC1V 4NB This is a free event however booking is essential Join us for an illustrated talk on a true and inspiring…

Christmas with Cookie!

We are so excited to be welcoming  Cookie MonStar from Drag Queen Story Time UK to Islington’s Libraries.

Volunteer with Islington’s Pride

We need your help! We can  only do what we do with your help. Got a spare afternoon, or can you spare a few hours to help out with an event? Take a look at the roles below and give us a call or an email if you’re interested in joining our team. Volunteer with…