Monthly Archives: February 2017

LGBT+ History: Michael Dillon

1945 Sir Harold Gillies and his colleague Ralph Millard carried out female-to-male confirmation surgery on Michael Dillon. Sir Harold Gillies developed his pioneering pedicle flap surgery with injured soldiers from World War II. Initially developed as reconstructive surgery, phalloplasty is […]

LGBT+ History: Order of Chaeronea

1897 George Cecil Ives (above) organizes the first homosexual rights group in England, the Order of Chaeronea. Dr Helen Boyle and her partner, Mabel Jones, set up the first women-run General Practice in Brighton, […]

Feb Bidentity

Lovely folks, Just to let you know that February’s Bidentity meeting next Tuesday evening is cancelled.  We will be rescheduling the group in March/April with a relaunch event. If you would […]

Call out for LGBT+ Poets and Spoken Word Artists

LGB-QWERTY in association with Derbyshire LGBT+ Presents ‘Looking Back, Looking Forward’. Commemorating 50 years since the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in the UK, ’Looking Back, Looking Forward’ is a series […]