QueerSpace is a
volunteer-led organization based on collective planning and action
which serves the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Community of
Belfast and Northern Ireland by raising its visibility, supporting its
activities, providing it with
while adhering to the principles of community orientation, freedom of
identity, ethical funding and accessibility.
QueerSpace is celebrating the Christmas season with a special Festive
Bus Trip - followed by mulled wine and nibbles at the InSpace Christmas
Party - on Saturday 21 December.
to funding from the
Department for Social Development, the Festive Bus Trip is
FREE - to join us, all you have to do
is pick up a bus ticket the next time you're down at InSpace on a Saturday
The bus will leave Waring Street at 1.45pm sharp. Our journey will
be led by an experienced guide and there'll be a few Christmassy surprises
along the way!
Places are limited, so tickets will be provided on a first come, first
served basis. Come down to InSpace or
get in touch to request yours.
Everyone is then welcome to join us at the Belfast LGBT Centre from around
3.30pm for the traditional InSpace Christmas
With mulled wine, mince pies and music for us all to enjoy -
The 7th Annual OUTBURST Queer Arts
Festival brings you nine days of world class and local community theatre,
film, talks and performance, celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual and
transgender creativity in venues across the city of Belfast.
The festival showcases international and
homegrown talent, with the aim of sharing and exploring LGBT experiences
and bringing exciting, entertaining and challenging new work to the
against Hate is a campaign which aims to see an end to hate crime
in Northern Ireland.
The campaign brings together partners including the
PSNI, and the
Relations Council with those in wider society such as the community
sector, sporting bodies and the media. Its objectives include promoting
diversity and creating a climate of zero tolerance for hate crime and
QueerSpace wholeheartedly supports the Unite Against Hate
Campaign. We will continue to work with all sectors of
to combat homophobia and all other forms of hate.
We can all play our part in creating a Northern
Ireland society which is peaceful, inclusive and fair for all. Start today
by signing the petition and pledging your support. Together, we can
make a difference.
QueerSpace on YouTube! Well done
to Ken for putting together this movie which charts the history of
QueerSpace and gives a flavour of what we're all about - volunteering,
collective action, events, LGBT activism and above all, FUN!