Community News

Friendship bench dedicated to the memory of James Ledward to be unveiled on Wednesday, September 20

Chris Gull September 17, 2023

The late James Ledward, founder of Gscene magazine (now Scene magazine), the Brighton Rainbow Fund, and responsible for commissioning the Brighton AIDS Memorial ‘TAY’, is to have a ‘friendship bench’ dedicated to his memory installed right by the memorial in New Steine Gardens.

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Brighton Rainbow Fund acquires the lease for the Ledward Centre on behalf of the LGBTQ+ communities in Brighton, Hove and beyond

Graham Robson January 27, 2022

The Brighton Rainbow Fund has facilitated the acquisition of the 10-year renewable lease, and the creation of the Ledward Centre, which is centrally situated in Jubilee Street, adjacent to Jubilee Library and Jubilee Square.

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New bus carries tribute to James Ledward

Graham Robson November 29, 2020

Arranged by his long-time friend and colleague Billie Lewis, and Brighton & Hove Buses, the number 1 service will travel past the new Ledward Centre and through St James’s Street – the heart of LGBTQ+ Brighton.

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The Ledward Centre, LGBTQ+ Community and Cultural Centre in Brighton

Gscene Editorial Team October 16, 2020

Community help is needed with an exciting new LGBTQ+ community project in the heart of Brighton & Hove.

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James Ledward 05/09/1954 – 03/10/2019

Gscene Editorial Team November 11, 2019

James Ledward 05/09/1954 – 03/10/2019 On Saturday, October 19 2019 we said goodbye to our friend, Gscene editor, and LGBTQ+ community champion.

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