Jamie Wallis MP has come out as trans

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“I have never lived my truth” BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY JAMIE WALLIS MP In a statement delivered via Twitter, Jamie Wallis MP, Member of Parliament for Bridgend and Porthcawl, has come out as trans. Sharing his delicate personal journey, Jamie has revealed years of struggles with gender dysphoria. Though he will continue to use [….]

Women On Top: “I kept looking at the other women surrounding me thinking why don’t I look like that, that’s what my body should look like”

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Jill Wuyts, an operations specialist for Sanofi, shares her story of becoming the person she always wanted to be BY MYGWORK, IMAGES BY JILL WUYTZ Jill lives and grew up in Belgium, where she has always had a passion for aviation and her hobbies include going to airshows, watching aviation documentaries, and learning about different [….]

Just Like Us has released new guidance on how teachers can best support their trans students

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“Trans young people across the country are in schools with teachers who are crying out for the right resources to support them” BY DOMINIC BRAMLEY-CARR, IMAGES BY JUST LIKE US Just Like Us, the LGBT+ young person’s charity working with schools and colleges across the UK to implement support systems for queer youth, has released [….]

Peccadillo Pictures release Lola And The Sea, an alternative coming of age story narrating trans identity

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Directed by Laurent Micheli, it narrates the story of a trans girl’s reconnection with her estranged father BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY PECCADILLO PICTURES In need of LGBTQI content to watch over the festive break? Directed by Laurent Micheli and starring Benoit Magimel, Mya Bollaers and Sami Outalbali, Lola And The Sea is fresh from [….]

Gardenia – 10 Years Later: Review

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“Ageing” and “queer” rarely appear in the same sentence without pejorative overtones BY SOPHIE ROBBINS, IMAGE BY LUK MONSAERT Age is just a number, say the sort of people who use quotes when they can’t be bothered to think (which is generally). And for the subset of such people belonging to LGBTQI cultures, age isn’t [….]

Asserting my pronouns helped me reclaim my power

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Advocating for myself when it comes to being misgendered has filled me with a rush of self-esteem BY NIC CROSARA, IMAGE BY KATIE RAINBOW Throughout my life I have often put the comfort of others above my own. Whether it is attending events I do not feel safe at, enduring emotional labour when my own [….]

MyGwork meets Enterprise’s Tamsin Wallace

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Tamsin Wallace wants to empower allies with knowledge and encourages active allyship, inside and outside of the workplace. She shares her experiences with Louise Sinnerton from myGwork BY MYGWORK, IMAGE BY TAMSIN WALLACE. Tamsin Wallace has worked at Enterprise for three years in pre-litigation non-fault recoveries. She has absolutely loved working there, stating: “It has [….]