Norwich Pride News

All the latest news from Norwich Pride

Animal Welfare at Norwich Pride

Norwich Pride is organised by a group of volunteers from the LGBT+ community and allies. Our vision is to turn Norwich into a rainbow. This is because the rainbow flag is the international symbol of the LGBT+ community. It is also a symbol of PEACE. When LGBT+ people...

Volunteer at Norwich Pride

We have started our campaign to recruit 150 volunteers for this year's Norwich Pride. Michelle Savage, Chair of Norwich Pride 2019 says: “We need people with a wide range of abilities and skills and you can volunteer for part of or all of the day. It’s hard work but...

Deadline 21st May

If you want to organise an event, buy some advertising space, book a stall or a designated space in the parade, and you want to be featured in the Pride Guide then we need all your information and artwork by 21st May. Email us at info@norwichpride.org.uk.

Perform at Pride!

We have now announced details of how performers can apply to take part in the celebrations. Our new booking process opens today on our Perform at Pride page. The 11th Norwich Pride is on Saturday 27th July and they are looking for performers on the Main Stage and the...

We’re open for business!

We have now released details of how businesses and community groups can show their support for the LGBT+ community by getting involved in the celebrations on Saturday 27th July. We are open for people to book stalls in Chapelfield Gardens and the Forum; to book places...

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...

Proud Canaries FC

Proud Canaries FC relaunches on Sunday 17th March with a special focus on participation of players who are LGBT+ so please come along and give it a go! We're aware that many folks from our community may have been put off playing football in the past and we're keen to...

Norfolk’s Queer Heritage

The first Queer History Donation Station event at the library was a big success with people donating loads of lovely LGBT+ items from their personal archives. Read all about it on the EDP24 website...

Norfolk Day

This year Norwich Pride and Norfolk Day are on the same day - Saturday 27th July 2019. Our chair Michelle Savage says: "We are delighted to be working with Norfolk Day to make Saturday July 27, 2019 the happiest and proudest day in the county’s calendar. We know that...

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 objects.

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,...

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 details.

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...