American Express adds gender-neutral title Mx following pressure from LGBTQ+ campaign

Graham Robson June 7, 2024

Gender-neutral title Mx has been added to the credit card application forms of financial services company American Express following pressure from LGBTQIA+ campaign Include Mx. The 2021 Census found that 30,000 non-binary people live in England and Wales. Of the non-binary people who use a title, most prefer Mx according to the Gender Census 2023. […]

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Brighton & Hove city councillors to consider bidding to become a host city for Women’s Rugby World Cup

Graham Robson January 5, 2023

According to Brighton & Hove City Council, a successful bid would “see world class cup rugby teams welcomed to the Amex Stadium for a second time, enhancing Brighton & Hove’s reputation as a major sporting city.”

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Community News

Rainbow Amex flies the flag

Besi Besemar August 3, 2018

American Express one of the city’s largest employers installs giant Rainbow flag at its John Street, Brighton office, ahead of this weekend’s Brighton & Hove Pride. This year marks five years of Amex support of Brighton Pride and the tenth year of Amex colleague participation in the Community Pride Parade.

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Business News

American Express continue their support for Brighton Pride

Besi Besemar June 29, 2017

American Express employees hit the streets to help promote diversity in the run up to this year’s Brighton and Hove Pride. Amex merchants across the city, (including shops, cafés, restaurants, bars and small independent businesses) are being asked to display a specially designed ‘Proud to celebrate diversity’ sticker (a rainbow coloured thumbprint) in doors, windows and at till points, in a show of support for Brighton and Hove’s diverse and inclusive LGBT+ communities.

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