Bristol’s Spike Island to present Harmonycrumb, a new commission by Flo Brooks exploring trans and gender-nonconforming histories through painting and assemblage

Graham Robson May 16, 2023

Together, these works explore speculative entanglements between Brooks’ own life and the experiences of different historical figures, including military leader Joan of Arc (1412-31), ‘female husband’ Charles Hamilton (1721-46), and physician Michael Dillon/Lobzang Jivaka (1915-62). 

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Bristol Pride to return in July 2023 after record numbers attend 2022 event

Graham Robson December 5, 2022

Bristol Pride has confirmed they will be heading back to The Downs next year and are excited to announce that the Pride Day Festival will take place on Saturday, July 8, 2023. The festival will run from the 24 June – 9 July and with events to celebrate and showcase the LGBTQ+ community taking place […]

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General News

Trans woman commits suicide after not receiving mental health care

Rachel Badham October 21, 2020

The parents of a trans woman who committed suicide last year have publicly said their daughter felt “marginalised and fobbed off” by mental health services and was not given the proper care that could have prevented her death.

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Bristol Pride 2020 takes off… online!

Graham Robson September 3, 2020

Bristol Pride festival took off this week on Youtube and Facebook with over 20 events all streaming for free to showcase Pride and bring the community together, albeit virtually, until Sunday, September 13.

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Bristol Pride announce 2020 online festival line-up

August 10, 2020

Bristol Pride festival to move online with a series of FREE Pride favourites and much-loved events over Facebook and Youtube from September 1 – 12.

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