New (fictional) bis

March 2, 2015
Bis On Film

It’s been a good week for bi visibility in fiction.  Comic book hero Catwoman came out in the latest edition (which adds another canonically queer character to current TV show Gotham) leading to plenty of bi-positive reporting across the press. Meanwhile sci-fi show The 100 had its first same-sex kiss, leading to a tweet...
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More media bis

March 1, 2015
More media bis

It's been another good week for bisexual representation: in case you missed them, Catwoman came out on the weekend while the lead in trashy sci-fi fun The 100 was outed as bisexual between an on-screen kiss and a producer's tweet. And of course I was i...
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Your Bi Group Brand

March 1, 2015
Your Bi Group Brand

Once you’ve set up a bi group and thought of a name, the next thing to look at is the branding for your group. This is important as it helps people recognise you across lots of different websites and social media sites. It lets people know who you are and that you’re something to...
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Bisexual mag’s LGBT History Month special issue

February 26, 2015
129-600

The latest issue of bisexual magazine BCN is out now. You can order issue 129 or subscribe online here Features include: LGBT History Month: – Growing up with a bisexual father, Humphrey Spender remembered – Exhibiting bisexuality The #StillBisexual campaign Bi Shopping: perfect pressies for your bi-mates Fair-weather Friends: who’s just woken up to...
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“Beyond bi-naries”: MM talks bisexuality & gender

February 25, 2015
mm_jen

Mancunian Matters interviewed BCN magazine editor Jen Yockney about bisexual and genderqueer life and community organising. Read it here.
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Profile for LGBT History Month – MM

February 24, 2015
Profile for LGBT History Month – MM

A few weeks ago I was featured by the Co-Op in their intranet bulletin for LGBT History Month, which was fab :)I'm also one of the people local online news hub Mancunian Matters picked to profile as a local LGBT 'name'. I think the interview went prett...
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Losing Family, Gaining So Much More

February 22, 2015
Losing Family, Gaining So Much More

Trigger warning: references to feelings of depression and suicide, one mention of someone committing suicide, discussions of being estranged from family and biphobia. A few things have happened lately that got me thinking about family, friends and the benefits of social networks and connections. I was visiting a friend in London and was struck...
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So long, Bi.Org?

February 20, 2015

Long-running international bisexual web hub site bi.org is to close next month. The website, which launched on 18th August 1996 as a resource for the bi community worldwide, has since then hosted many email lists and websites. Many local groups were name-of-town.bi.org and interest groups subject.bi.org. Groups like Manchester’s BiPhoria, MerseyBis, and London Bi...
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Stonewall U-Turns On Trans

February 16, 2015

A mere 20 years behind the key sections of the bi movement, counterparts in the lesbian & gay strands of LGBT are catching up on trans and gender diversity inclusion. Stonewall today announced it will henceforward be campaigning for trans rights an...
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