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Birmingham LGBT achieves Investors in People Silver accreditation

Posted on Tue-04-2016 by Sixth Story

Following assessment by national quality accreditation body Investors in People (IIP), Birmingham LGBT has been awarded the prestigious IIP Silver status, held by only a small percentage of organisations throughout the country. The achievement comes after Birmingham LGBT demonstrated exceptional commitment to its people through the completion of an additional 76 evidence requirements beyond the […]

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New Exhibition for Local Artists at Moments Cafe

Posted on Mon-03-2016 by Sixth Story

John Taylor Hospice is set to host its second art exhibition in Birmingham city centre, raising funds to support end of life care. The exhibition which will take place on Friday 18 March at Moments Café on Holloway Circus, will feature work by local artists on the theme of fire. After the first exhibition with […]

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Coming Out Stories

Posted on Sun-11-2015 by Sixth Story

Today, Birmingham LGBT has received £49,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for an exciting new project, ‘Coming Out’, in Birmingham. Led by young LGBT people from the local community, the project focuses on peoples coming out stories in Birmingham and the West Midlands. The project will enable young LGBT people to discover the political, […]

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Number of people seeking help for hate crimes more than doubles

Posted on Sun-10-2015 by Sixth Story

There’s been an increase in the number of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people reporting hate crimes across England and Wales in recent months, according to the National LGBT Hate Crime Partnership. In the last three months, Galop, an LGBT anti-violence organisation, says the number of people getting in touch has doubled with more […]

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