After BiCon: bi meets this week

August 4, 2014
After BiCon: bi meets this week

BiCon is over, August is upon us, with a host of meetups for bisexual folk around the country coming up. Tuesday sees the monthly meeting of Manchester BiPhoria, at the LGF community centre on Richmond Street from 7.30pm sharp. It’s normally the regular meeting date of Southampton Bi Group, but they are skipping meeting...
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Bi meets ahead of BiCon

July 27, 2014
Bi meets ahead of BiCon

Want to get out and meet some other bis? It’s BiCon next weekend in Leeds, but before that we have two bi meets in our diary around the country in the next couple of days! Tomorrow night in Bristol it’s the regular meetup of BiVisible at Cafe Kino, Stokes Croft from 7pm. Look for the...
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Bi Groups To Network Again

July 25, 2014
Bi Groups To Network Again

The first day of BiCon, August 1st, will see the third meeting of the Bi Local Groups Network. Two years on from the founding of the national network of bisexual people’s social & support group organisers, the networking meeting will be held in Leeds as part of BiCon 2014. The Network aims to bring...
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BiCon unveils timetable

July 24, 2014
BiCon unveils timetable

Thinking of coming to this year’s big bisexual gathering BiCon? The handbook and programme grids from the programme page are now available to read online and there is also an accessible word version of the large print handbook. The organisers say: “Don’t worry, you will get a printed copy as well when you check...
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EuroBiCon returns!

July 24, 2014
EuroBiCon returns!

It’s been eleven years since the last European BiCon – held in Dublin in 2003 – but the event will at last return. The event is picking up on a UK BiCon model of incorporating a theory & research event, so today’s announcement is that the first EuroBiReCon as well as third EuroBiCon is...
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Government to review international LGBT work

July 23, 2014
Government to review international LGBT work

In response to the passage of Uganda’s harsh new anti-homosexuality law, a UK Government LGBT policy review has been announced, to be led by Under-Secretary of State for International Development Lynne Featherstone. Speaking about the review today, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg said: “When it’s published, I hope it will help us hardwire LGBT rights into our...
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Parade with the bis at Nottingham Pride on Saturday

July 22, 2014
Parade with the bis at Nottingham Pride on Saturday

Thinking of coming along to Nottingham LGBT Pride this Saturday? Why not join local bi group BiTopia, putting the pink, purple & blue into the Pride parade. BiTopia say: “We will meet at 11:00am on Saturday 26th July on Castle Gate adjacent to the Marks & Spencer. Look for banner in the photo below...
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US survey suggests fewer people are bi

July 16, 2014
US survey suggests fewer people are bi

Figures published by the USA’s Center for Disease Control suggest less than 3 percent of the U.S. population identifies as gay, lesbian or bisexual. An additional 1.1 percent didn’t know how to answer the question, had another identity than gay, straight or bi, or refused to answer. 0.7% were recorded as bisexual while 1.6%...
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Bi meetups this week in Bristol, Manchester, Swansea & Wolverhampton

July 13, 2014
Bi meetups this week in Bristol, Manchester, Swansea & Wolverhampton

Want to get out and meet some other bis? We have four bi meets in our diary around the country in the next couple of days! Tomorrow night in Bristol it’s the regular meetup of BiVisible at Cafe Kino, Stokes Croft from 7pm. Look for the table with the purple teapot and expect talk of...
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