Norwich Pride News

All the latest news from Norwich Pride

Stody Rainbow Garden Party

On Saturday 25th May 2019, Stody Lodge Gardens near Holt in North Norfolk will once again extend a special welcome and invitation to the LGBT+ community, as well as family and friends, to celebrate diversity in all its forms within 14-acres of colourful rhododendrons,...

Queer History Donation Station

We are working with the Norfolk Heritage Centre in the Millennium Library to create an archive of local LGBT+ history. We have got a special event on Wednesday 20th February from 3-5pm in the library. Join us with your stories and your...

Show Some Respect

On Saturday 23rd February at the Norwich City v Bristol City game (the nearest game to the birthday of our beloved hero Justin Fashanu) we will be launching a campaign with Proud Canaries called “Show Some Respect”. With artwork from David Shenton, taken from his...

Happy LGBT History Month!

Happy LGBT History Month everyone! This is a historic year and we will be celebrating 50 years since the Stonewall Riots at Norwich Pride on Saturday 27th July. We are in the process of updating the website and will soon be opening up for bookings for stalls, events,...

Sing Out for LGBT History Month!

Our beloved Sing with pride choir are having a free event to encourage people to get singing in LGBT History Month. It is on Thursday 21st February, 7-9pm at the Elms on Unthank Rd. Check out their website www.singwithpride.org.uk for more...

Pride Guide Launch 28th June 2019

Save the date! We are going to have a fabulous launch of the 2019 Pride Guide on Friday 28th June - the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots. The launch of the Pride Guide will then start a 5 week countdown to the 11th Norwich Pride on Saturday 27th July. We’d like...

Transgender Day of Remembrance

Please join us on Tuesday 20th November for Transgender Day of Remembrance. Sing with Pride are singing, Poppy Rose is reciting poetry, there's wonderful speakers, very moving prayers, some lovingly crocheted scarves and a trans flag made out of cupcakes. It will be a...

Organisations and Businesses Consultation 2018

We are doing a survey of businesses, organisations and individuals who worked in partnership with us to make Norwich Pride such a success. This includes sponsors, advertisers, event-organisers, stall-holders, groups on the parade, performers and speakers. 2019 marks...

The Big Survey

Help us to make Norwich Pride 2019 as successful and inclusive as possible. Please fill in our survey about this year’s Norwich Pride here. We need your replies by Saturday 21st September. Click here to complete The Big Norwich Pride Survey 2018...

Volunteers Party

A big THANK YOU to The Coach and Horses on Bethel St for hosting our Volunteers Party tonight. Thanks to our awesome volunteers for making the 10th Norwich Pride such a success. If you would like to be part of the team for Norwich Pride 2019, please email...

Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Pride

There was a beautiful full-page feature about Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Pride in the EDP today. Jo Rust, who helped to organise the event, gave an empowering speech on the history of Pride. Speaking on stage, she said: “I want you all to remember that Pride is...

Pride on BBC Look East

Organiser Josh from Kings Lynn & West Norfolk Pride and Julie, Chair of Norwich Pride 2018 joined Stewart White on the BBC Look East sofa to talk about why pride matters!

Thanks Marsh!

A massive THANK YOU from Norwich Pride to Marsh Ltd for collecting over £1,500 when they opened their car park and ran it with volunteers on Norwich Pride Day and held a 'fab not drab' day in their workplace. This kind of innovative support means we can keep Norwich...

Speak Out Movie

One of our proudest moments at the 10th Norwich Pride was playing host to the launch of some national research into the needs of LGBTQ young people in care. This was in the Forum auditorium in the morning. We invited the young people involved to be the first to hold...

Concrete Photos!

Look what those clever students from UEA have gone and done. How beautiful!!! Check out the photos that Concrete, the student newspaper, took at https://www.flickr.com/…/16348590…/albums/72157693826186770/...

i-Witness

Every year people upload their photos from Norwich Pride to i-Witness and it's a great way to get us extra coverage in the local papers. Congratulations to Joshua Dyball whose stunning photos appeared in the paper on two different days this week....

8 Pages of Pride!

We're on the front page of the Evening News! And there's a fabulous 8 page pull-out sponsored by Flaunt. You can read the article online here:...

Parade Line-Up

Happy Pride Day everyone! There’s going to be a diverse range of weather conditions so please bring your umbrellas and your suntan lotion! Meanwhile, here’s a pic of the Parade layout so you know the new structure. Organised groups have all been given their...