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Today at B RIGHT ON LGBT Community Festival: Personal Safety Workshop

Besi Besemar February 23, 2018

As part of LGBT HISTORY MONTH and The B RIGHT ON LGBT Community Festival, the Brighton & Hove LGBT Community Safety Forum hosts a Be Safe Stay Safe personal workshop.


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

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

In session will be adapted to suit differing physical abilities.

This is not a session in martial arts.

Refreshments available.

Contact the Forum if you have any access requirements by emailing: or callĀ 01273 855620 and select option 4.

The B Right On LGBT Community Festival celebrates LGBT History Month, is organised by the volunteers of the Brighton & Hove LGBT Community Safety Forum and takes place at the Phil Starr Pavilion – a multi functional, fully accessible, heated performance, conference and community space with a licensed bar which is located on Victoria Gardens, Brighton, BN1 1WN.

Event: Be Safe Stay Safe – Personal Safety Workshop

Where: The Phil Starr Pavilion, Victoria Gardens, Brighton

When: Saturday, February 24

Time: 10am – 12noon

Cost: Free event