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Got plans for the 23rd?

The Bi Visibility Day website is hotting up with events coming in from all across the globe – including lots around the UK. With Leeds, London, Salford, Manchester and Edinburgh already represented make sure your local event is on there using their website contact form. There’s still lots of time to make something happen ‘down your way’ too – perhaps […]

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BiPhoria for Best Network Award

Manchester bi group BiPhoria has been shortlisted for the Inclusive Networks award for best social network. From over 450 nominations, 6 groups were shortlisted for Social Network of the Year on a shortlist for the award which covers all diversity strands. Thomas Anderson from Inclusive Networks commented, “Nominations for the awards were received by networks, the organisations they represent, other […]

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Happy Birthday 21 today

On 1st September 1994, a new bisexual social-support group met in Manchester for the first time. 21 years on it’s the longest-running bi group we have in the UK, and as well as social and support meetings has expanded its remit into outreach and speaker work, training, publications, and policy input at both national and local levels. It was the […]

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Meet more bis! 1-6 September

It’s a new month and there are loads of bi meets around the country over the next few days if you want to make new bi-mates. On Tuesday, 1 September from 7pm it’s Bi Glasgow at Terrence Higgins Trust (THT), 134 Douglas Street, Glasgow G2 4HF (beside Nando’s in Sauchiehall St) Also that night at 7.30pm in Manchester it’s BiPhoria’s bi social/support talky space […]

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Lord Montagu 1926-2015

Lord Edward Montagu, famed as the founder of the Beaulieu national motoring museum, has died aged 88. He inherited his peerage aged 2 and took his seat in the House of Lords in 1950, aged 21, as a Conservative peer. In 1954 he was charged and convicted of consensual sex with another man – a court case which would in […]

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It’s not over yet…

Manchester Pride’s big parade day is over but local bi group BiPhoria will be running a bi stall again today and tomorrow to reach more bi people with information about support and community spaces. The event itself carries on right across the Bank Holiday weekend, ending in a candlelit vigil that reflects its origins as an HIV support fundraising event.

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It’s Manchester Pride!

Manchester Pride’s big weekend has begun and there’ll be a bi marching group on the parade today. To join them you need to go to the assembly point at Liverpool Road in Castlefield – on the city’s old Roman fort. Look for the pink, purple and blue of the BiPhoria banners and people in BiPhoria’s purple “Manchester Bisexuals” teeshirts. The […]

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