Pride in Hull welcomes latest corporate sponsor – BP Chemicals

Pride in Hull 2017 is delighted to announce that BP have pledged their support by becoming the latest corporate sponsor of the event. The week-long celebration of equality, diversity and LGBT+ culture is planned to be bigger than ever in 2017 as event organisers aim to create a programme that appeals to all as part […]

LGBT+ Service at Hull Minster

Hull Minster is showing that the church is a place where all are welcome this July by hosting an evening service ahead of Pride in Hull and the city’s LGBT 50 celebrations. On Friday 21 July at 7pm, all members of the community, regardless of their age, gender or sexuality, are invited to attend a […]

Polari Literary Salon to return to Hull as part of LGBT 50 celebrations

London’s award-winning celebration of emerging and established LGBT writers, Polari, returns to Hull in July at the invitation of Pride in Hull as part of Hull UK City of Culture 2017’s LGBT 50 celebrations, presented in partnership with the Sewell Group. Following a hugely popular event in November 2016, this highly acclaimed literary salon, hosted and […]

Hello Kyiv… this is Pride in Hull calling!

Everyone loves Eurovision and we knew that we had to have an iconic performer from the annual carnival of all things camp, cultured and colourful join us for Pride in Hull. As today is the big Eurovision 2017 grand final, we couldn’t refrain from sharing some big news. A message to your heart, from ours.  […]

Indie cinema to bring LGBT stories to screen

Local cultural organisations are teaming up to bring audiences a selection of film screenings in the run up to Pride in Hull, part of the national celebrations of LGBT 50 taking place in the city this summer. Hull Independent Cinema will show four films which address LGBT themes, in the lead up to a film […]

First headline act announced – Marc Almond

Pride in Hull announced today that Marc Almond will perform at the first ever UK Pride, part of Hull UK City of Culture 2017‘s LGBT 50 events marking the 50th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality. Pride in Hull is the biggest celebration of LGBT+ culture in the region and it is returning to its original […]

Pride in Hull takes you through the decades

The LGBT+ community in Hull are being invited to contribute towards Pride in Hull by sending in photographs for an exhibition which celebrates the 2017 theme – Through the Decades. The exhibition, A Moment in Time, is one of many events Pride in Hull, in partnership with Hull UK City of Culture 2017, have planned […]

Pride in Hull named UK Pride 2017

During the second annual U.K. Pride Organisers’ Conference, held in Birmingham on 8 and 9 October, delegates from the organising committees of pride events across the UK designated Pride in Hull 2017 the first ever ‘UK pride’.Representing Pride in Hull, Trustee and Vice Chair Andy Train attended the conference and successfully made the case for […]