You Brought Your Own Light: A new book of breathtaking and beautiful trans portraits

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We love this new book by photographer Allie Crewe celebrating trans identities BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGES BY ALLIE CREWE Your Brought Your Own Light is a new breathtaking book of transgender portraits by Portrait of Britain 2019 winner, photographer Allie Crewe. It brings together 26 of Allie’s poignant transgender portraits, including the image of Grace, [….]

WATCH: Powerful documentary depicting the first-ever Trans Pride Parade in London

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A moving piece of history captured on film by Vasco Oliveira  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS September 2019 saw the first ever Trans Pride in London. This successful, yet highly controversial event, sparked a debate whether Trans people need a separate event to celebrate their identities. This, and more, is a subject of a new documentary by [….]

TRANS ICONS: The ones to watch list

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We’re kicking of Transgender Awareness Week with a list of our inspirational icons 🌈 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Happy Trans Awareness Week! Every November is an important time to not only honour those who advocated for transgender rights in the past, but to celebrate the wonderful change-makers raising awareness for the trans community today. Here at [….]

EVENTS: Trans in The City announce series of events to mark Trans Awareness Week

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Join Trans In The City for a week of virtual celebrations next week! BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Over the last few years, Trans In The City has come together to celebrate Trans Awareness Week in various cities across the globe. Although their physical events are cancelled this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, that certainly doesn’t mean [….]

CELEB: Indya Moore speaks candidly about their journey to fame

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“To be Black in America is to be gaslit everyday of your life” BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS At just 25-years-old, Pose star, Indya Moore has already lived an incredibly full life. From their breakout role as Angel Evangelista, to being named one of the most 100 influential people in the world last year by Time magazine, [….]

COMMUNITY: Help support T&Coffee to bring trans individuals together

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Their Story, Her Story, His Story, Our Story…History – a benefit album for the trans community  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA BROADLY, THE GENDER SPECTRUM COLLECTION T&Coffee is a peer to peer networking project, providing alcohol free, accessible and safe spaces, where trans and gender diverse people can share their experiences. The project is aimed [….]

NEWS: Over 100 major companies join together to say trans rights are human rights

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Disney, Microsoft and Aviva among 103 organisations to stand up for trans equality, urging the UK Government to make progress BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Today, Stonewall, Britain’s leading lesbian, gay bi and trans equality charity, announced that 103 major UK companies have come together in a show of support for trans communities. Aviva, BP, CITI, Disney, [….]