EVENTS: Munroe Bergdorf comes to Sheffield

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Model and social activist to headline South Yorkshire’s SheFest fringe festival BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE Sheffield’s reyt wonderful (that’s really wonderful) fringe festival celebrating and promoting gender equality SheFest is back for 2020 – just in time for International Women’s Day. This year’s festival will headlined by Munroe Bergdorf, recently appointed UN Women UK Changemaker and working [….]

REVIEW: Victoria Victorious! @ Brighton’s Komedia

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“Hannah Brackenbury’s ease of word play and joke set-ups capture the best of Victoria Wood’s legacy” BY KATIE HALL Performer Hannah Brackenbury has opened her UK tour of the award-winning musical tribute to Victoria Wood “Victorious” to a sold out show at Brighton’s Komedia – and it’s easy to see why. Victorious has lived up to [….]

1996: A mid-90s coming out story

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Spoken word artist Jenny Foulds captures her coming out – and the kindness of the strangers who helped her do so BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGE JENNY FOULDS Scotland-born, London-based spoken word artist Jenny Foulds started writing and performing spoken word around two years ago, following a 10 year hiatus from performing. “My spoken word can [….]

It’s coming: Season two of Generation Q

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Showtime confirm there *will* be a second series of The L Word Generation Q BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGE YOUTUBE/SHOWTIME. Showtime are dropping all of the mics on social today as the channel confirm there will be a second series of The L Word Generation Q. Writing on Twitter, the @SHO_TheLWord account tweeted, “I just can’t [….]

OPINION: Why Dawn Butler is the right person to help lead the Labour Party

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“Diversity is our strength” BY LINDA RILEY Today, as deputy leadership bids for the Labour party are announced, one name, for me – and for LGBTQI equality – stands out. Dawn Butler, Labour MP for Brent Central, and someone I’m lucky enough to be able to call a friend.  One of six children, born and raised [….]

This is when The L Word Generation Q comes to UK television

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Gen Q has finally dropped across the pond – and we’re 💯 here for it BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGES SHOWTIME/YOUTUBE. That’s right folks, there’s finally an official date for the UK drop of The L Word Generation Q – the long awaited return of lez/bi classic, The L Word. “The groundbreaking drama series, The L Word, [….]

Netflix’s Sex Education is back for season two, baby

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“Life is hard. Love is messy. Messy is normal” BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE The wait is over friends, Sex Education is back and, luckily for us lot, there’s a brand new trailer teasing a little more of what’s to come on the 17 January 2020… In the opening scenes of this snippet, we see Otis Milburn [….]