NEWS: Alternative Manchester Pride Festival announces packed line-up

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Manchester Pride has today released the schedule for its Alternative Manchester Pride Festival over August bank holiday weekend  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS From yoga and drag artists to new and archive performances, Manchester Pride have curated a programme of content to keep Greater Manchester entertained for three whole days this weekend!  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic [….]

NEWS: Manchester Pride calls for community and allies to March For Pride

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“No one is free until we are all free – and no one gets left behind” BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE BY MANCHESTER PRIDE It might seem early, but Pride season is already around the corner, folks, and Manchester Pride, one of the UK’s biggest and boldest, will be taking place on Saturday 29 August 2020. [….]

Superb(ia) arts and culture comes to Manchester this Pride season

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Manchester Pride’s The Superbia Weekend is here (and boi, oh boi, is it queer…) BY SUPERBIA. IMAGES GEMMA PARKER Northern cultural hub (and all around lovely spot) Manchester has just revealed their latest line up to this year’s The Superbia Weekend – Manchester Pride’s programme of cultural events. Sounds good, right? Plus, this year’s festival [….]

Trans Vegas, baby!

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The Manchester-based arts festival is back with five days of spectacular performances all aiming to counteract transphobia BY RACHEL BADHAM From the 29 June to the 3 July 2019, the lovely city of Manchester will be hosting… ta-dah! Trans Vegas Festival, an arts festival dedicated to providing a space for trans and non-conforming voices. Trans [….]

Free yourself, know yourself

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Manchester Pride announces programme of events for the brand new, Youth Pride MCR BY DIVA STAFF A brand spankin’, free-to-attend event for young LGBTQI people Youth Pride MCR kicks off over the August bank holiday weekend as part of the city’s wider, annual Pride celebrations. Developed through engagement with young people from across Greater Manchester, [….]

Mancunians, assemble! Fancy getting in the pre-Pride mood this week?

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X Factor’s Louisa Johnson and Girls Aloud’s Nicola Roberts perform at Manchester Pride’s Parisian-themed Spring Benefit… Ooh la la BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE The team behind Manchester Pride has announced an evening of food, drink and “dazzling performances” as tables go on sale for their fifth annual spring fundraiser. Taking place on Thursday 16 May 2019 [….]

Calling all budding young LGBTQI writers!

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Here’s what you need to know about Manchester Pride’s competition celebrating Alan Turing BY ELEANOR NOYCE Young, LGBTQI, and passionate about writing? Look no further, DIVAs! Manchester Pride’s Superbia programme is inviting young writers to write their own short story in celebration of the work of Alan Turing. Winning entries will be published in the [….]