NEWS: Nicola Adams and Katya Jones forced to pull out of Strictly due to positive Covid test

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It’s official, we hate 2020 💔 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA BBC  After a historic move in this year’s Strictly Come Dancing, which saw the first ever same-sex pairing compete on the show, Nicola Adams and Katya Jones have now been forced to pull out due to Katya contracting Coronavirus.  The pair won’t be permitted [….]

MUSIC: CLAY wants Trump to know he ruined her favourite colour

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CLAY’s Anti-Orange campaign fiercely supports The Equity Alliance, reminding us what we’re fighting to change  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE BY BREYONA HOLT  Born and raised in San Francisco, CLAY’s creativity can’t be separated from her activism. Thanks to her biracial upbringing, and as a proud member of the LGBTQI community, CLAY is unwavering when it [….]

MUSIC: mxmtoon drops new lockdown music video

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ok on your own features Carly Rae Jepsen and comes as the perfect soundtrack to staying home BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGES BY NOELLE DUQUETTE AND SAVANNAH ELISABETH JANOSKY With two highly praised EP’s already under her belt in 2020, mxmtoon is back with a heartwarming collaboration with none other than the huge queer icon, Carly [….]

SCREEN: Wings announced as the winner of the Iris Prize Audience Award

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Wings sees LGBTQI legend Miriam Margolyes star in a love story that spans over six decades  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Wings, directed by Jamie Weston, has been confirmed the winner of the inaugural Co-op Audience Award at the 2020 Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival. The heart-warming love story between two Land Army girls during World War [….]

SCREEN: Christmas has come early! The Happiest Season trailer is here 😍

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It’s the queermas miracle we’ve all been waiting for  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS As the wise Mariah Carey once said, “I don’t care about the presents underneath the Christmas tree.” All I really care about this year is watching Happiest Season at least once a week during the festive period. Us LGBTQI folk have never had [….]

NEWS: LGBTQI community responds to Biden’s election victory

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Here’s what the LGBTQI community had to say in light of the news Biden will become the 46th president of the U.S. 🌈 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS The LGBTQI community can breathe easier today knowing it has true allies in the White House after a historic win for Joe Biden at the weekend, as well as [….]

MUSIC: Sapphic songs for staying indoors

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We’ve got your LGBTQI listening party for lockdown 2.0 sorted  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGES VIA INSTAGRAM With lockdown 2.0 just beginning, we know you’re going to need the perfect soundtrack to get you through. Don’t worry, we’ve done all the work so you don’t have to.  Here’s a playlist packed with our favourite lez/bi and [….]