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Apple Tree Quiz Evening!

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 main […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Islington’s Pride – A guided walk through the LGBTQ+ History of Clerkenwell

11am on 17 Feb, 9 March & 23 March Islington has been highly influential in the growth of the LGBT+ community, its organisation and rights through the 20th and 21st century. Join Islington’s Pride on a walk in Clerkenwell to celebrate some of the many Islington LGBT+ firsts – from Chris Smith, the UK’s first […]

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Islington’s Pride – A guided walk through the LGBTQ+ History of Kings Cross

11am on 9 Feb, 24 Feb & 17 March Islington has been highly influential in the growth of the LGBT+ community, its organisation and rights through the 20th and 21st century. Join Islington’s Pride on a walk around Kings Cross and celebrate activism and community support from the setting up of London Switchboard in the […]