Suranne Jones unveils Anne Lister statue in a trailblazing moment for #WLW visibility

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Get planning that lesbian pilgrimage, DIVAs BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY SURANNE JONES. In a historic moment for LGBTQIA+ representation, a sparkling new statue of nineteenth-century diarist Anne Lister has been unveiled in her hometown of Halifax. A £25,000 installation, it is titled Contemplation, and is now on permanent display at the famous Grade I-listed [….]

NEWS: Sally Wainwright awarded Freedom of the Borough of Calderdale

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Gentleman Jack writer receives the highest honour from Calderdale Council BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA GETTY Sally Wainwright already holds the title of lez/bi hero in our hearts, but the Borough of Calderdale are also recognising this Jack The Lass for her outstanding contribution to the area.  In a special ceremony at Halifax Town Hall [….]