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…

[Insert Name Here] rebranding Islington’s Pride

One of the first activities to take place in our Islington’s Pride project was to ask the  LGBTQIA youth group [Insert Name Here] to rebrand our project. During the autumn of 2017, young people worked with artists Ella Phillis and Alice May Williams to rework a vision for the project, based on the fantastic archive…

Islington’s Pride CPD for Secondary, Primary and EYFS providers

Join us for a training session from the Sex Education Forum to introduce changes to the Sex Ed Curriculum and provide tools for creating inclusive learning spaces. Thursday 1 March 2018 4-6pm We will also be introducing some fun ways for educators to use our HLF funded Islington’s Pride archive to celebrate LGBTQ+ heritage and…

Derek Jarman Plaque Unveiling and Display

In 2017 the people of islington voted for Derek Jarman (1942-1994), artist, film director and queer activist to join our Islington People’s Plaque in the borough. Join us on 1 February at 1.30pm to celebrate this event at his Liverpool Road address. (60 Liverpool Road, Islington N1 0PY) Free, Please RSVP local.history@islington.gov.uk 020 7527 7988…

Islington Pride & [Insert Name Here]

Visit Islington Town Hall foyer to see some of the remarkable work the LGBTQIA youth group [Insert Name Here] have created in response to the Islington’s Pride Archive. This new display will showcase badges, posters and a fanzine created by the group for the Islington’s Pride archive. Also visit Islington Museum to see the beautiful…

Sing-a-Long: Singing for Change for Under 5’s

As Part of our HLF Funded Islington’s Pride project, join us at Islington Museum for a musical adventure. Play instruments and learn about the ways in which people in Islington have stood up for their rights throughout history. Thursday 15th February, 10.00-11.30am £2 donation per child not ticketed, for more information please email Lottie.Tempest-Mountford@islington.gov.uk

Islington Pride – A Guided Walk through 50 Years of LGBT History

Join Clerkenwell and Islington Guiding Association guides to explore the heritage and stories held in the Islington’s Pride Archive. Walk the streets and hear stories of this strong and well established LGBTQ+ community and its long history of campaigning. Tuesday 13th February at 2 pm starting from Angel Tube Station Saturday 17th February at 2…

Mapping Islington’s Pride

There are so many stories still to be uncovered around Islington’s LGBTQ+ past. Come to Central Station and help us map out some of your own personal stories for our important HLF funded Archive. Thursday 22 February 6-8pm, Free, Just turn up If you have photos, leaflets or flyers to share, bring them along and…

Under 5’s story-time

As Part of our project we are working together with artists and storytellers to open up our Islignton’s Pride heritage. Join us at Islington Museum with storyteller Dani to celebrate our Islington’s Pride project and learn about the stories of LGBTQ+ families in Islington. Friday 16 Feb 10am – 11.30am £2 donation per child not…

Islington’s Pride Family Day

Islington’s Pride invites you to an Family Day 13th February 2018, 1pm-3pm. Join us at Islington Museum for our Islington’s Pride family day. Families of all ages and sizes (under 5’s welcome) are invited to come and explore our growing LGBTQ+ archive with artist Chloe Cooper. Inspire yourself to think about what ‘family’ means to…