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

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…

Islington’s Pride in LGBT month

This LGBT History Month we are really pleased to be a part of Camden and Islignton’s Celebrations. Take a look at the pdf below for all the fantastic stuff you can join in with. Get in contact if you want any more information. lgbthm18screen.pdf You can join us for the following events in February. Events…

Up against it – Islington 1967

‘1967: Up Against It’ explores the impact of the Sexual Offences Act (1967) passed on 27 July that year, and the 50th anniversary of the deaths of the borough’s most (in)famous gay couple, Joe Orton and Kenneth Halliwell, on 9 August. Through the stories of well-known and some not so well-known gay men living in…