Tag Archives: Wales

HIV and £££

Three contrasting stories around HIV hit our in-tray at BCN this month. Between them they highlight how different health provision is slowly becoming around Britain. This is something which may become even more marked with the new elected “super-Mayors” in places like Liverpool, Bristol and the West Midlands, as they acquire health policy powers for areas covering millions of people. […]

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Welsh Bis get Festive in Swansea

It’s BiFest in Swansea this Saturday! The annual big bi day (and night) out is at the YMCA. The timetable and workshop details for BiFest Wales 2017 have now been confirmed ahead of the weekend and are as follows: Time Workshop Room 1 Workshop Room 2 12:30 – 1:15pm All about bisexuality 1:15 – 2pm BREAK (refreshments and socialising in […]

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BiFest Wales returns in May

BiFest Wales – an annual day-long event with discussion spaces, music and more – returns on Saturday 14th May 2016. The organisers describe BiFest as “a one-day event themed around bisexuality for anyone bi supportive and interested”. Workshops segment will run in the daytime with social space, craft area, community information, and refreshments. 12 noon to 6pm. Live alternative music […]

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HPV Vaccine for bi men

The NHS in Wales will begin to offer the HPV vaccine to bisexual and gay men, it was announced today. A vaccination programme began in 2008 for young women to be immunised against the human papilloma virus, which can cause various kinds of cancer. For several years campaigners have argued that this should be extended to bi and gay men, […]

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