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National Switchboard archive launch

James Ledward November 28, 2017

In March 1974 the London Lesbian and Gay Switchboard was founded to provide confidential and accessible help and information on the end of a phone line. In 2015 the organisation was renamed ‘Switchboard: the LGBT+ Helpline’ to  emphasise inclusion for persons of all sexual orientation and gender identities, and to reflect its nationwide reach.

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London’s oldest and best known LGBT+ charity gets new name

Gary Hart June 24, 2015

Switchboard, the LGBT+ helpline, is the new name for London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard. The change will be announced officially tomorrow (Thursday, June 25) at a special Gala at the Waldorf Hilton Hotel in London starting at 8pm. The charity, which was forty years old last year, provides confidential phone, e-mail and instant messaging services to support people who want to talk about sexuality and/or gender identity.

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