Pride in Trafford is a new initiative for 2019, a partnership between the Mayor of Trafford, Trafford Council and Waterside Arts. The collective have curated a series of events to celebrate and explore identity and LGBTQ+ life in Trafford, to coincide with IDAHOBIT (International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia.)
Join in for a discussion on how we can achieve: "Freedom of Movement, Freedom from Hate".
Come and listen to Christine Burns MBE talk through the history of the last 50-60 years with a Q&A session afterwards.
“We have created a speed dating event for just for boys with games, entertainment, treats and lots of laughs- where none of us will be taking ourselves too seriously and we will make space for our mischievous inner child. Activities include anything from silly games, crafty collaborations and raucous banter. “
“Play Dating is the brainchild of two disillusioned modern daters, looking for an antidote to endless swiping and tedious speed dating events, filling out forms and whinging about work. We believe dating should be fun and exciting, not another admin chore!”
The annual World AIDS Day Vigil takes place in Sackville Park in the heart of the Gay Village. The candlelit event will begin at 7pm and marks 30 years of World AIDS Day. Hosted by the PaSH Partnership, promoting good sexual health across Greater Manchester.
A collection of new short films curated by Visual AIDS New York for Day With(out) Art 2018 portraying a broad variety of HIV activists, community organisers and support groups engaged in the fight against stigma and support for those living with the virus across the United States.