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More Back Issues

The latest issue of Bi Community News is only available to subscribers, but we add content from old issues to the website.

Older back issues (from the 1990s and such) are being added to our website slowly giving you access to the full texts of many back issues.

Read past issues here:

0 – 40 (1995-1999)

41 – 72
73 – 99 (2005-2010) are below.
100 – 134 (2010-2015)
135 – current (2016- )


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Issue 99

Jan / Feb 2010

Being Alice: an interview with writer / actress Sarah Evans
Bi-ing Birmingham: the first Brum BiFest
The Bi Cymru-Wales Christmas Cake-off
Oxford BiFest Unwrapped

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Issue 98

Autumn 2009

Back to Worcester… BiCon 2009
BiUK: Making a space for bi research & theory
What BiCon 2009 decided…
Bi History Making
Bi Day 09 roundup
Misdirected Ire?
NUS has student top tips
Bi Visibility Day: Time for a makeover?
Welsh Bi Explosion
Bi Statistics

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2009 Summer Special

Also known as 97A

Best of BCN compilation given out at BiCon 2009 Worcester and other events.

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Issue 97

August 2009

The bi A to Z: Bisexual Index
“What can little old me do anyway?”
Getting Bi again: old book, new edition

Community Day at BiCon: Overview
Community Day at BiCon: Proud to be a part of it!

BiCon: All things to all people?
How much!? What does it really cost to run BiCon and why?

I Cannot Hide
Sian Johnson: “No Bisexuals will be harmed during the making of this show…..!”
Research Update!
BCN Subs Rejigged

Bis at Pride outreach updates:

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Issue 96

Summer 2009

Your proud bi summer – Prides 2009 Calendar
Emerging from the chrysalis: Bisexual Butterfly
Acting Globally: What BiCon 2010 could be
Pink Retreat
BiCon unveils Community Day for 2009
Fallen Pioneer
Getting it right
2009 Prides, Part One
National Bi Health?
Out, in Print?

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Issue 95

Mar / Apr 2009

Our biggest issue to date, at the time!

One foot in the closet
Bisexuality in Books: if you can’t write the Great Bi Novel…
Still Invisible?
Film: Bi The Way
I’m an activist, I think…maybe?
Last night on the Thames
Worcester BiCon is GO!
Marching season: Prides 2009
Letters – April 2009

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Issue 94

Jan / Feb 2009

From the Editor…
Bisexualities and Spiritualities: Call for Submissions
Why the B is there in LGBT
Bi Activist Burnout?
Filling the void: what do we watch when there’s no Torchwood!?
Room for one more? Crave magazine
The perils of non-distance relationships
DIY Bi Pride merchandise

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Issue 93

Autumn 2008

Lions and… lions and lions, oh my!
Calling Civil Servants
Making Decisions: BiCon’s DMP
NaNoWriMo: Bi Opportunity?
Seattle’s BCN folds
Talking to the cool bisexuals
What do you look like?
BiMedia: October 2008

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Summer 2008 Special

August 2008

A selection of some of the best of BCN, given away at BiCon and at other LGBT events / venues.

Flirting 101
Making your mind up at BiCon: how plenary makes decisions
Understanding Bis
10 Minute Activism
The activists are going to be at it again…

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Issue 92

July 2008.

Interview: Laura Stone, in yr Wales, running yr BiCon
Getting Engaged: talking with LGbT organisations
Katy Perry: Hero or Villain?
Unison Bi Caucus
Circus of the BIzarre
Our Money – BiCon 2006’s accounts
What Bis Wanted
Diary of a Crap Lesbian:
Making Your Mind Up at BiCon 2008

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Issue 91

May/Jun 2008

What did they tell us? Stonewall’s “Serving You Right”
BiFest: Suck it & See
Down with the kids: we catch up with NUS LGBT’s new bi rep
Top tips for Busy Bis
Bi Pride Explosion
Marriage rights edge closer across the pond
BiMedia: June 2008
Birmingham Bis Do Pride
Bis In Space!
Girls On Film

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Issue 90

March/April 2008.

Short story: scars
Stonewall – beyond a joke
Crap lesbian: one for the boys
3,000 Years…
Shooting Straight – dangerous in the box?

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Issue 89

Jan/Feb 2008

Queer Theory: something to say?
BiMedia roundup – Feb 2008
News from bi groups across the UK
Bi Christmas – with children
Queer TV 2007
18 up for the Lammy
BiCon’s going to Leicester – and it’s better than London Pride!
Brighton BiFest 3 is go
Underground Outreach (with cake)


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Issue 88

Nov/Dec 2007.

Where are we going?
The bi dragon awakes: Bi Wales launches
Bi Bodies and BiCon
The Other Side of the Closet
Lammy Hitch
Bi Resources reach thousands
Got a bi web page? Get a bi news feed!
BiMedia December 2007

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Issue 87

Sep/Oct 2007.

Torchwood: Bi TV?
Torchwood: Episode guide

Bi & Christian
Bike Curious?
BiMedia October 2007
East Mids Bis Back in Action

BiCon Treforest: First Timers
BiCon Treforest: We Thought…
BiCon Treforest: Agendas

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Issue 86

Summer 2007.

Here Be Dragons (looking forward to BiCon 2007)
Queer Parenting: Gender Play
Easy Bi Activism: Lobbying Stonewall
To Be Taken Seriously
Bi Activism Conference 2007 unveiled
Journal of Bisexuality plans Kinsey Special
Ten years of BiCon-going
BiFest, BiFest, BiFest… Manchester and Sheffield
Bi News Roundup

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Summer 2007 Special

As given out to all attendees at BiCon Treforest, with a selection of the best past BCN articles and the latest information about the UK bi scene.

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Issue 85

Spring 2007.

Oh, Stonewall
Backlash update
I like boys. On the other hand, I like girls
BiCrushing: Theory and Reality
Queer Parenting: Let’s Talk About Sex
BiCon Update
BiMedia September 2007
Bi News roundup

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Issue 84

Feb 2007.

Book review: A Bisexual’s Guide to the Universe
Jenny still lives with Eric and Martin
Queer Parenting: Welcome to the club
Beside the seaside: Brighton BiFest
Queer Psy Today: LG Psychology Conference Report
Sexuality & Genetics: they’ve not found the bi gene. Again.
Diary of a Crap Lesbian: Valentine’s Day

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Issue 83

Dec 2006.

Christmas of a Crap Lesbian
Queer Parenting: Brutal Honesty
BiCrushing: Just In Case
BiMate: Camel

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Issue 82

Oct 2006.

Polyamory 101
Getting Freshers
Manchester BiFest
BiMedia: October 2006
Understanding Bis
Talking Sexuality
Ten Minute Activism

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Issue 81

Aug / Sep 2006.

BiCon First Timer’s Diary
Review: Trans Figures
LGBT Health
Salacious Stories for boys and girls
BiMate: Meg Barker
BiCrushing: Distractions
Pride and Profit
Pushing at open doors
Love – or something like it
Bisexual Creative Network
Four more slices of Cake
Bi News roundup

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BiCon 2006 Special

As given out to all attendees at BiCon Glasgow, with a selection of the best past BCN articles and the latest information about the UK bi scene.

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Issue 80

July 2006.

BiMate: Trish
Crap Lesbian: Phase?
BiCrushing: Proving It
book reviews of Bi America and Getting Bi
BiSex & The City on Sartre
Latest plans from the Bi Research Group
Local news from Cambridge, Brighton and Yorkshire bi groups.

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Issue 79

May / June 2006.

Tribute to Fritz Klein
News roundup
London BiFest
Bisexuals in Unison: Whatever next?
Crap Lesbian: The need for visibility
The Return of the Fence Sitters Ball
The Spring 2006 Activist Weekend
BiMedia: June 2006

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Issue 78

Mar/Apr 2006.

Student Outreach at Nottingham
Bisexual Democrats?
BiFest London – coming soon
BiSex & The City: Questions of Love and Hate
BiMedia: April 2006
They’re Making Laws For Us Again
Crap lesbian: I Love My Prejudiced Friends…
BBC Radio BiTalk

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Issue 77

Jan / Feb 2006.

How come we still can’t give blood?
Brighton BiFest
Student Update: Sharon Stacey, bi rep of the NUS Black Students campaign
(mis)Representation: who’s afraid of the big bad b-word?
Diary of a Crap Lesbian: Sex & the Singleton
BiSex & The City: Perfect Imperfect
Reviews –
“Don’t Be A Crotte”
“The Best of Both Worlds: Bisexual Erotica”
ICB9 Update

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Issue 76

Nov/ Dec 2005.

Student Update: NUS LGBT Conference report
News including Bi Festival Explosion
BiMedia December 2005
BiSex & The City: Opening The Ex-Files
Crap lesbian: Living with the Past
Build your own BiCon!

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Issue 75

Sept / Oct 2005.

Neil Hudson’s BiCon Diary
Isle of Man Catches Up
Want to help make ICB9 happen?
Swirling in a movement of their own creation
What the heck is this LiveJournal people keep going on about?
A Fabulous Weekend Away – BiCon Worcester in pictures
Diary of a Crap Lesbian: Homo/bi…
Bis in the Media
Bi & poly: “Plural Loves”

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Issue 74

July / August 2005.

BiMedia: August 2005
Our Survey Said: Report from BiBlio on BiCon Manchester
Both Directions: the launch of a new bi guide
Bisexuality & Gender
‘Bi Men: Gay, Straight or Liars’?
Rebutting bad research
The effect of boys
NUS bi update

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BiCon Special

August 2005. A special edition given away to every attendee at the 23rd UK bi festival BiCon. – the very best of BCN in the previous twelve months
– bi activism for beginners
– what is this livejournal thing anyway?
We have completely run out of stock of this issue.

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Issue 73

May / June 2005.

Bi Activist Northern Spring
Considering Kinsey
Am I Bi Enough?
Working Together
BiMedia: June 2005 – Captain Jack Harkness and more!
Film: Kinsey
And more including Confronting the Biggest Taboo

Further Back…

Read issues 0 – 40 (1995-1999), 41 – 72 (2000-2005),
73 – 99 (2005-2010), and numbers 100 – 134 (2010-2015).
Recent issues 135- (2016- now) here.