Welcome to the Queer Emporium, a magical must-see collective of LGBTQI-owned businesses in Cardiff

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Whether you’re a local, or you’re planning a visit to the Welsh capital over the summer, make sure to stop by this shopping utopia BY POLLY ANGELOVA My first visit to the Queer Emporium started off with the intention to quickly pop in, ask owner Yan White if he’d be happy to answer some questions, [….]

COMMUNITY: Cardiff Women celebrate their 10 year anniversary

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Amy Richards shares her experience of forming Cardiff Women, a hugely successful LGBTQI social group BY AMY RICHARDS Just over 10 years ago I was sitting alone in my room, thinking there must be other gay women in Cardiff who wanted to meet up to do normal things like go for a walk, have a [….]

WATCH: Iris Prize release three, free female-led films

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Each of the films released by the LGBT+ Film Festival has a focus on female filmmakers BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA IRIS PRIZE Organisers of the Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival have today confirmed they are making three short films from the Iris archive available for free on their YouTube channel. That’s right folks, three short [….]

Here’s a rundown of the Iris Prize 2019 Shortlist 🌈

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15 British films exploring the ups and downs of modern LGBT+ life entered for the £20,000 prize  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival have announced details of the 15 short films competing for the Best British Award this year and there are some absolute gems in there you won’t want to miss! There’s [….]

Sing your heart out at Hand In Hand LGBT+ Choral Festival

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“The chance to be openly visible and promote our community on a large-scale platform matters” BY YAIZA CANOPOLI. PHOTO THE SONGBIRDS AT PRIDE CYMRU 2018 On the 17-18 August 2019, Hand In Hand Festival – the UK and Ireland’s LGBT+ choral festival – will be be taking place for the fourth time around, this year [….]