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TODAY at B RIGHT ON LGBT Festival: Be Safe Stay Safe personal safety workshop

Besi Besemar February 9, 2017

BE SAFE STAY SAFE is part of the B RIGHT ON Festival Mental Health Day and hosted by the Brighton & Hove LGBT Community Safety Forum (B&H LGBT CSF).

The session will introduce the principles of personal safety, including how to keep safe without using any physical techniques.

You will also discuss and practice some techniques to increase your confidence and help you distract or escape a potential attacker.

This is not a session in martial arts and refreshments will be provided.

If you have any access requirement needs, email: or telephone 01273 855620 and select option 4

LGBT History Month is an international month-long annual observance of LGBT+ History and the opportunity to commemorate and remember the bravery of those who campaigned and spoke out over the years to help us achieve the freedoms and equality we enjoy today.

The PHIL STARR PAVILION, located in New Steine Gardens, Brighton, BN2 1PB has a fully functional stage, light and sound system with heating and licenced bar.

This ground breaking affiliation seeks to engage the city in the wide range of issues highlighted through the work of the Brighton & Hove LGBT Community Safety Forum, as well as partner/stakeholder work.

Event: Be Safe Stay Safe a personal safety workshop

Where: Phil Starr Pavilion, New Steine Gardens, Brighton

When: Thursday, February 9

Time: 2pm – 4pm

Cost: Free subsidised by a grant from the Rainbow Fund