FREE FILM – A Single Man – 23rd Feb 2012

A Single Man – 23rd Feb 2012, a photo by Pride in Our Past on Flickr. Pride in Our Past team up with Peninsula arts screening the award winning film A Single Man staring Colin Firth and Julianne Moore. 8.15pm Thursday 23rd February 2012. Jill Craigie Cinema Roland Levinsky Building (University of Plymouth) To book […]

Photography Competition Judges

The closing date for the Pride in Our Past photography competition passed on the 14th January. We can now announce the judges who will convene on the 4th February to judge the entries. We are very impressed with the quality of the photos and the diverse range of content submitted. We will present the lucky […]

Pride in Our Past News January 2012

Pride in Our Past newsletter for January 2012 has been published in this edition: Pride in Our Past Exhibition is taking shape Our next informal drop in will be on Saturday 4th February at the Theatre Royal between 1.30 and 3.30pm. Come along for a chat, bring any memorabilia you may have. As part of […]

2007 – George Michael and Elton John in Plymouth

In 2007 Plymouth Argyle’s Home Park stadium hosted two big summer concerts with out gay pop music icons Elton John and George Michael playing at the stadium. Elton John brought his his Las Vegas Red Piano show to Plymouth, including huge inflatables and an array of special effects on May 26th 2007. It is reported […]

ALLFELLAS Flyer 1990’s

ALLFELLAS Flyer 1990’s, a photo by Pride in Our Past on Flickr. Via Flickr: Allfellas was a Plymouth gay social group that met and organised events through the early 1990’s. This is a scan of one of their flyers. Related Links: Allfellas newsletter summer 1994 Allfellas newsletter Autumn 1995 Allfellas Poster 1990’s

ALLFELLAS Gay Social Group Newsletter Autumn 1995

Click to view the Allfellas newsletter

The Allfellas newsletter published in the Autumn of 1995 this manually typed and formatted newsletter was photocopied on A3 paper and tri folded to make a tall narrow booklet. On the front cover there is a tribute to Terry Sweet a founder member of the Allfellas group who was brutally murdered in Central  Park (7th […]

ALLFELLAS Gay Social Group Newsletter Summer 1994

ALLFELLAS news letters and artwork 1990's

The ALLFELLAS Gay Social Group newsletter published in the summer of 1994 (ten years before facebook was launched). The scan and photos do not do justice to the amount of work and creativity that went into producing this news letter, the content was typed and many of the illustrations drawn by hand. The newsletter was […]

Pride in Our Past News – December 2011

In this months news World AIDS Day 2011, Creative Writing workshops and a report from the 9th annual Lesbian,Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) History and Archives Conference.  

Make Some Noise World AIDS Day 2011

Many of the Pride in Our Past volunteers will be joining with Plymouth Pride Forum for the World AIDS Day event happening in Plymouth on Thursday, 1st, December, 2011. People are asked to meet at the steps of the Roland Levinsky building (University of Plymouth) at 6.45pm. Wear something red and join the formation of […]

Pride in Our Past Events around the Project and Exhibition

As mentioned in our November News we intend to arrange and promote a series of events as part of the project that will complement the main exhibition in 2012. Ideas for some events have already been received from various people that we have met with. Plymouth Libraries, various departments of the university , the Barbican […]

LGBT History and Pride Timeline 1942 – 2007

This time line compiled by Mark Ayres was first displayed at Plymouth Pride Event 2007. The content of this publication has been collected from various public sources and may require verification.

Cruising Clubbing, F**king – Theatre Workshop – 10th Nov

In connection with the dance event, Crusing, Clubbing, F**king, at the Barbican Theatre on Friday 11th November, Pride in Our Past has collaborated with creator, Joseph Mercier, to facilitate a special workshop which will consider how gay men have met and seduced each other from the 1960s until the present day.Being held at the Barbican […]

LGBT Film Night – October 2010

In October 2010 the chosen film for LGBT film night at Hawkins Meeting House was Beautiful Thing this coincided with UK Black History Month.  This trailer featuring some of the black actors cast in the film was shown.

LGBT History Month 2010 Quiz

A LGBT history themed quiz was held at The Swallow raising funds for the Eddystone Trust and EACH as part of the  LGBT History Month 2010 events in Plymouth. The Poster

Plymouth LGBT Film Night Launched February 2010

Plymouth Pride Forum and Pride in Plymouth launched LGBT film night as part of the 2010 LGBT History Month events. Screening Stonewall the Movie at Hawkins Meeting House, Plymouth. The Poster The Leaflet