Billy Howle ‘s HAMLET will be in UK movie theatres soon

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  One of Observer’s Top 10 Theatre shows of 2022, director John Haidar’s visceral retelling of HAMLET, starring Brit actor Billy Howle. Howle made his acting debut in the E4 television series Glue. and then went on  to co-starred in The Sense of an Ending and the miniseries The Witness for the Prosecution  .  His film credits also … Continue reading

LGBT+ history month: remembering the ‘Glamour Boys’ – the gay MPs who warned 1930s Britain about Nazism

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    In the 1920s and 1930s of buttoned-up Britain, homosexuality was an illicit act and would remain that way until 1967 when the law changed in England and Wales. Even though gay culture was vibrant, it existed mostly underground, its community was forced to socialize with a certain degree of covertness in order to … Continue reading

Writing Ourselves In + The Coast is Queer ….2 Brit Queer UNMISSABLE Literary Events

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  This Fall (autumn…) lovers of the best of queer writing will be heading to Britain’s South Coast for two fab literary events  The first is WRITING OURSELVES IN  as part of the 51st Annual  RYE ARTS Festival 2022. This is held In the town that was home to ancestral homos Henry James and E.F,Benson there … Continue reading

What changed for the LGBTQ+ community during the Queen’s reign?

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  One of the first major pieces of LGBTQ+ legislation Queen Elizabeth II gave royal assent to was the Sexual Offences Act of 1967. That history-making act marked the first major crack in the UK’s long-held criminalization of same-sex sexual activity – it decriminalized gay sex in private between men aged 21 and over in … Continue reading

Queerguru At The Movies @ Bristol Prides QUEER VISION FILM FEST

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The SouthWest England City of Bristol may not be that well-known outside of the UK but it deserves to as it straddles the beautiful River Avon steeped in prosperous maritime history.  Its former city-center port is now a cultural hub, and present-day Bristol now boasts not one, but two lively ‘gay villages’.  The city Pride … Continue reading

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