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Trans Helpline for Bristol Seeks Volunteers

As per the flyer above, Bristol Mind is looking to launch a telephone helpline for trans people. They are looking for volunteers to help staff the service. There’s no salary, but they do pay expenses. For further information about the … Continue reading

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Trans/Forms – Ten Days of Art and Music Celebrating Transgender Lives

Buy tickets for the fundraiser on the 13th here or at the Hamilton House reception For more information visit the Trans/Forms facebook page or find us on Twitter @TransFormsBrist Friday November 13th will see the launch of a series art, performance … Continue reading

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Trans Day of Remembrance Events

Our 2015 Trans Day of Remembrance (November 20th) events are as follows: 08:30am – Raising the Trans Flag outside City Hall, College Green, BS1 5TR, with the Lord Mayor, the Right Honourable Clare Campion-Smith. 06:00pm – Ceremony of Remembrance at … Continue reading

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on the radio

Bristol’s got a couple of places where trans voices are regularly heard on the radio; Cheryl Morgan on Ujima comes to mind, and the nice folk at Shout Out on BCFM (check them out if you haven’t already done so!). … Continue reading

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An Historic Day

Yesterday, for the first time ever, Bristol City Council held a public event aimed specifically at trans people. At 2:00pm, in front of City Hall, the Lord Mayor, the Rt. Hon. Councillor Alastair Watson, raised the transgender flag to mark … Continue reading

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Trans Day of Remembrance, 2014

November 20th is the annual International Trans Day of Remembrance, on which we remember those people who have been murdered during the past year simply for being trans (see here and here for more information). We have a new event … Continue reading

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talking about trans groups in the Bristol area

Last Saturday, Susannah Thompson, of South Bristol Voice Therapy, hosted an informal meeting of people from trans groups in the Bristol area. Informal in the sense that Susannah is finding her way in this area, having worked with the Laurels … Continue reading

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