Monthly Archives: October 2015

Time to start planning for LGBT History Month 2016

It’s time to start planning for LGBT History Month 2016. The theme this year is Religion, Belief and Philosophy. The November Showcase launch event is scheduled to take place at Queens College Cambridge on Thursday 26th November. Doors open at … Continue reading

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Brixton Advice Centre

I had my first meeting with Patrick Torsney, the relatively new Director of Brixton Advice Centre on Railton Street today to explore how we can work together to tackle hate crime in Lambeth. We agreed; To promote the on-line advice … Continue reading

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Number of people seeking help for hate crimes more than doubles

There’s been an increase in the number of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people reporting hate crimes across England and Wales in recent months, according to the National LGBT Hate Crime Partnership. In the last three months, Galop, an … Continue reading

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Time to start planning for Holocaust Memorial Day 2016

Yesterday 27/10/15 I attended a workshop at the Jewish Museum to discuss plans for Holocaust Memorial Day #HMD2016, with less than 3 months to go it is time to start planning and finalising events and activities. There were about twenty … Continue reading

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It’s time to Step Up! Saturday 7th November

Restored is joining forces with White Ribbon Campaign and the Gaia Centre for a high heel walk to be held on Saturday 7 November in South London We need men willing to walk the route in high heels. We also … Continue reading

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Free training available to tackle prejudiced based bullying in schools

Challenge prejudice-based bullying in schools and promote lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality. Brook and Diversity Role Models are one of eight organisations selected nationally by Government Equalities Office and the Department of Education to deliver FREE training to … Continue reading

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Download “Sorry No Trick or Treating Here” PDF poster

Halloween Night (31 October) is fast becoming a highlight of the autumn calendar for many Lambeth citizens. We want to make sure that children out in the dark this Halloween are safe and all residents are able to enjoy the evening … Continue reading

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