Category Archives: bigevents

Bi Pride announces 2020 date

UK Bi Pride have announced their 2020 date – it’ll be held almost a year to the day from the first one, on September 5th. They are hoping to find a new venue though, so for now perhaps just pencil that date into your diary. It will still be in London. September 2019’s event was the UK’s biggest bi event […]

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21 Years of the Bisexual Flag

The pink, purple and blue bisexual flag is 21 years old on December 5th. The colours that have come to represent the bi community in their stripes were not new back in 1998, but refashioning them into a flag was a bright idea from Michael Page of online chat forum BiCafe (a website which ran until 2012 – sadly gone). […]

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The 21st Bi Visibility Day is here!

It’s the 21st annual Bi Visibility Day this Sunday, September 23rd – twenty years on from it first being marked as International Celebrate Bisexuality Day in 1999. The date highlights bisexuality and the challenges posed by biphobia and bisexual erasure, as well as celebrating the work of a growing number of local, national and international organisations around the world which […]

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The Standard Bisexual Week

In 1999 Bi Visibility Day was created, albeit back then under the name International Celebrate Bisexuality Day. More recently a spin off, Bi Week, began as an initiative mostly because trying to cram everything into a single day is getting hard for activists around the world as bi recognition and work challenging biphobia takes off. Each year it has wobbled […]

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Bi Pride Weekend


London’s first Bi Pride is this Saturday. On the Entertainment Stage you can see UK Bi and wider LGBTQ+ community performers. On our I Am Proud Stage there are Panels, Activism and Spoken Word, exploring a wide variety of issues. They will also have a Community Village where you can take it easy, browse stalls and relax. You’ll meet charities […]

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BiCon Bookings Open!

BiCon 2020 bookings are now open! The annual bi convention returns to Leeds Beckett University next summer – but for those who like or need to plan ahead, you can pay for it already. Most years BiCon bookings open a little later than this so congratulations to the team for having it all in place already.  In the 1990s early […]

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BiCon unveils logo

2020’s bisexual convention BiCon have released their logo. Here it is! BiCon returns to Leeds Beckett university campus, where it was held two years ago – so for those who attended in 2017 the workshop, entertainment and accommodation areas will be familiar. Beckett welcomed us then by flying the bisexual flag from their main building all weekend and then rocking […]

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BiCon to return to Leeds

Annual big bi gathering BiCon is over for this year but will return in the summer of 2020. Next year’s event will run from 13th to 16th August at Leeds Beckett University. This is a return to where BiCon was held two years ago. Booking will open on 3rd September, giving lots of time for anyone who needs to pay […]

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