Galop client, John Crawford, has been speaking to the BBC about his experiences to overturn a conviction from the 1950s, before sex between two men was decriminalised in 1967. We can also help others in a similar position.
This autumn we’re delighted to be sharing news about a new way to right past wrongs, and our work to improve our futures, by improving communication and consent between men.
We’ve launched a brand new campaign that aims to promote honest, clear communication around sex between guys. With specially commissioned images from amazing photographer Del LaGrace Volcano, let’s start being honest about what’s happening and changing how we deal with our communication and behaviour so sex can be good for everyone!
13 – 19 Oct marks the first Hate Crime Awareness Week to raise awareness of Hate Crime and encourage people to do something local to tackle local Hate Crime issues.
Make sure your voice is heard: the LGBT Domestic Abuse Forum, in partnership with Gender Matters, Gendered Intelligence, Broken Rainbow and Galop, are holding a conference on improving services for trans* survivors of domestic abuse, and we want your thoughts to inform the debate.
Grab your mates and maps on Sat 15 Sept, and go buccaneering through the nooks and crannies of Soho and the West End solving clues to raise money for Galop…it’s fun AND fundraising!
Saturday 25 Aug will be a great day of cabaret and entertainment with our friends at Halfway 2 Heaven bar, raising funds for Galop.
With the much-anticipated summer 2012 upon us, our latest newsletter issue features some good news Olympics stories as well as lots more about what we’re up to.
This summer London is hosting a number of hugely high profile events, including the Olympics and World Pride. This means that as Londoners we’ll be welcoming loads of visitors to our city. This is a positive time of celebration for all of us, and there is no reason to be concerned that there will be […]
This summer London is hosting a number of hugely high profile events, including the Olympics and World Pride. (more…)
Today Galop submitted our response to the Government’s consultation response on equal marriage. We supported the introduction of marriage for same-sex couples, however we strongly argued that religious institutions should not be prevented from holding marriages for same-sex couples where they wish to do so. You can read our full reponse here.
Read Galop’s full response to a consultation by the Ministry of Justice.
Galop is delighted to anounce our involvement with cliniQ, the new holistic sexual health and well-being clinic for trans* people and their partners and friends.
Thanks to The Haberdashery Coffee House in Crouch End, who raised over £125 for Galop at their recent ‘Three Songs’ evening!
Galop’s Great Austerity-Busting Quiz fundraiser was a roaring success and raised nearly £1,000 for Galop which is a fantastic result!
Galop and Gendered Intelligence Youth Group have produced an interactive online zine addressing some of the issues around taking action against homophobia.
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