17 May 2018
Lancaster University are a main sponsor of Lancaster Pride 2018 and the LGBT Staff Network will be taking part in the parade around Lancaster – you are all invited to join us!

If you would like to join us for the parade please meet at 10.30am on Common Garden Street near to Sultan’s Restaurant. If you can’t make it for then you will be able to find us as we line up to join the parade which is due to begin at 11am in Dalton Square. LGBT Staff Network members will be joining the LGBTQ+ Student Association to represent the university and there will be lots of banners, flags, sweets and shoelaces for you all!

If you would prefer to arrange to meet with a familiar face before the day itself, please contact Jessica Payne (j.payne8@lancaster.ac.uk).


Thursday 17th May is the annual International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. If you are interested there are a number of resources available here, https://dayagainsthomophobia.org/idahotb-2018-posters-to-share/ and you might like to check out ILGA Europe’s “Rainbow Europe” pages for the latest map and stats on LGBTI equality around Europe: https://rainbow-europe.org/.

Happy Pride!

LGBT Staff Network Committee