Norwich Pride News

All the latest news from Norwich Pride

Child’s Guide to Pride

Big thanks to those marvellous kids and staff at Horning Community Primary School for creating our Child's Guide to Pride which will be available in the Children's Library, at the Stage Two Craft Activities, the Make Your School more LGBT-friendly talk in the...

Trans Solidarity

Following events at London Pride on Saturday 7th July, we have been contacted by a number of our community raising concerns about safety and LGBT+ inclusivity at our event. We want you to know: Norwich Pride stands in solidarity with our trans community. We will not...

Your Pride Needs You

We had a fabulous volunteers training session yesterday at the Norwich Arts Centre and we’re building a wonderful team of stewards, shopkeepers, stagehands etc but we still need more people to help on Saturday 28th July. If you’re interested please email...

Raise your banners!

Are you making a banner for the 10th Norwich Pride Parade on Saturday 28th July? This is what the children of Horning Community Primary School will be carrying!

Playhouse exhibition

As part of the 10th Norwich Pride celebrations, the Norwich Playhouse Bar are hosting an exhibition.  We would like to invite artists to submit 2D work of any size and medium. Your work will be shown alongside the work of Kristy Campbell, artist and writer based in...

Pride Shorts

Norwich Film Festival is getting ready for Norwich Pride by celebrating with a night of fantastic LGBTQ+ short films on Wednesday 18th July. These include powerful queer drama, Breathe; joyous trans & gender non-conforming documentary, The Swimming Club; and...

Octagon Unitarian Chapel

We are thrilled to see the Octagon Unitarians doing so many diverse things for Norwich Pride.... 26 July: ‘We do!’ An event to celebrate Equal Marriage 7pm at the Octagon Unitarian Chapel, Colegate Derek McAuley, Chief Officer of the Unitarian General Assembly, fought...

Large Print Guides

As part of our commitment to making Norwich Pride accessible and inclusive to all, we have ordered large-print copies of the Pride Guide. Email us at info@norwichpride.org.uk if you would like a copy or pick them up from the Help Desk outside the Forum on Saturday...

Shop with Pride

To turn Norwich into a rainbow, we need allies! The recent Government survey shows the impact of discrimination on our community. We have asked all the local businesses, particularly on our parade route, to demonstrate their support for Norwich Pride 2018. This...

Norwich Dandies

A message from our super-talented friends The Norwich Dandies ..... we are back in the Norwich Pride celebrations where we were born 8 years ago! We’re hosting a calm, creative, chill out space in our ‘Dress, Paint, Pose like a Dandy’ marquee in Chapelfield Gardens....

Break the Chain

Sarah Yendell, Zumba® Instructor from North Walsham, was an inspirational dance leader at this year's Norwich Rising, the campaign to end violence against women. Sarah will be back on Millennium Plain on Saturday 28th July to lead a Zumba class at 11.30am and the...

Pride Guides are OUT!

The Pride Guides are back from Anglia Print and will be in your local shops, venues, schools soon..... You can download a low resolution copy here: Norwich Pride Guide...

Pride Week at Horning Primary

Stevie Savage from Sew Gay is supporting Horning Community Primary School pupils to make a banner for their Pride Week which is from 16th July. Charlie Caine, the Musical Director from Sing with Pride will also be working with pupils to teach them “Over the Rainbow”....

Norwich Wellbeing Centre

We are delighted to be working with the Norwich Wellbeing Centre next to Chapelfield Gardens to provide a tranquil retreat for Pride-goers who need to get away from the hustle and bustle of our busy Pride. We have booked the wheelchair accessible Garden Room and the...

Duvet of Love

As part of Norwich Pride, artist David Shenton’s Duvet of love will once again be on display at the Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell. The duvet is a wonderful mosaic of pin badges, collected by David for over fifty years, arranged into an image of two men kissing....

Pride in the Library

Check out the lovely poster from the Children’s Library. Here’s why they are taking part in the celebrations... "We believe it's important to be involved in Pride because, simply, libraries are for everyone. We're delighted to be sharing a selection of lovely LGBT...

World Cup Update

Proud Canary Di was with Joe from the Gay Gooners representing 3 Lions Pride at the England v Panama World Cup match yesterday. There was some tension at the start. Di wrote on Twitter ....Banner’s been taken down by a supervisor “those colours not allowed in the...