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Alternative Manchester Pride Festival 2020

The team at Manchester Pride are thrilled to announce that we are going to deliver three days of celebrations for LGBTQ+ people in Greater Manchester over the August bank holiday weekend. The Alternative Manchester Pride Festival, sponsored by Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Holidays, will feature

Manchester Pride Presents: We Are Family

Over the past five weeks, thousands have tuned in to our YouTube channel to watch past Manchester Pride performances and brand new content created by and for the LGBTQ+ community and its allies.This week, in recognition of the current period of isolation and to commemorate the third anniversary
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Update on Manchester Pride Festival 2020

Manchester Pride Festival 2020 Postponement Q&AWe have worked to ensure we have covered everything you need to know about this decision, but understand that you may have more questions. We ask that you remember we are a small team, with an even smaller group managing our social channels. Behind
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MANCHESTER PRIDE PRESENTS: LIVE IN YOUR LIVING ROOM

In a bid to improve life at home for LGBTQ+ people across the world, we are delighted to announce we are creating a series of online events to kick off the weekend right.Manchester Pride: Live In Your Living Room will see four weeks of Friday night shows made up of performances from Manchester
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Relive Manchester Pride

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Update on Manchester Pride Festival

To our Manchester Pride CommunityIt goes without saying, these are unprecedented times with things changing hourly.We know you’ll have plenty on your mind and thinking about Manchester Pride may not be at the top of your list. We just wanted to say hello and that we are thinking of you all.But
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VIP Tickets for Manchester Pride Festival 2020 are on sale now!

Elevate your experience at Manchester Pride Festival this year with our VIP Area, the Hideaway.As a VIP ticket holder, you will get the opportunity to experience the VIP Hideaway area at Manchester Pride Live, where you can slip away from the crowds and retreat to enjoy a VIP bar, restroom
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Manchester Pride Announces Theme for 2020 Parade

We are delighted to announce that the theme for the 2020 Manchester Pride Parade on Saturday 29th August will be March for Peace. As one of the UK's leading LGBTQ+ charities, we want to share our vision for peace in a world where all LGBTQ+ people are free to live and love without prejudice. We
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Special Guest Adam Lambert will perform at Manchester Pride Live!

Adam Lambert, who has today announced a Las Vegas residency and a European tour, including a stop at Manchester Pride Live, is the first artist to be announced for Mayfield and Manchester Pride Festival’s live music celebration.Adam is a valued member of the LGBTQ+ community and a
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Manchester Pride announces partnership with Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Holidays

Here at Manchester Pride we are absolutely thrilled to announce our three year partnership with Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Holidays, who will be the headline sponsor of the UK’s largest Pride celebration and our flagship event, Manchester Pride Festival.Manchester Pride is a charity that
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WE'RE BACK... AND WE LISTENED

WE'RE BACK... After an incredible four-day celebration in 2019, Manchester Pride Festival returns for another weekend of campaigning, celebrating and fundraising for LGBTQ+ life in Greater Manchester over August Bank Holiday 2020. Our internationally renowned event will come alive across the
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Boohoo Pride collection available now!

This year, boohoo’s collection has been designed to empower, support and celebrate the LGBTQ+ community by offering a wide range of trend-led designs appealing to people from all walks of life, both inside and outside of the community. Find a selection of unique, inspiring pieces including
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Ariana Grande and Years & Years to Headline Manchester Pride Live

Manchester Pride has today announced that Grammy and Brit Award winner and honorary Mancunian Ariana Grande will return to the city to headline the LGBT+ charity’s new event Manchester Pride Live at Mayfield this August Bank Holiday Weekend.The singer will join a stellar line up including
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Manchester Films Specially Selected to Showcase at LGBT+ Film Festival

Two Manchester-made LGBT+ documentary films are set to showcase at the BFI Flare Festival in March.Invisible Women and Deep In Vogue both received funding from Suberbia, a grant giving programme from Manchester Pride, designed to support, curate, fund and promote LGBT+ events and projects
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Manchester Pride Festival 2019

Today Manchester Pride has announced the brand new format for the 2019 Manchester Pride Festival and a new home for the August Bank Holiday event’s live music experience.The Festival, which takes place over four days in Manchester city centre every August Bank Holiday (23 - 26 August), has
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Dolly-Rose Campbell flies the flag for Manchester Pride in more ways than one

Soap star and charity ambassador, Dolly-Rose Campbell has come out to show her support for LGBTQ+ people in a new film released by Manchester Pride to announce the new format to their annual August Bank Holiday Manchester Pride Festival.Dolly-Rose, who plays Gemma Winter on the Manchester-based
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Manchester Pride Festival picks up award

International not-for-profit organisation A Greener Festival (AGF) has announced the 35 recipients of Greener Festival Awards 2018, with Manchester Pride Festival collecting one in the "Improver" category.Festivals and events from 14 countries achieved the prestigious accolade in 2018, which is
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Manchester Pride CEO Joins Mayor's First City-Region Adviser and Panel

Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham has set up a panel of experts to tackle the inequalities lesbian, gay, bi and trans people face, and ensure they feel included, valued and safe.Mark Fletcher, chief executive for Manchester Pride, will sit on the panel which will reflect the diversity of
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Manchester Pride Launches All Equals Charter

Manchester Pride opens its doors to an exciting and innovative project that aims to bring real change and a true commitment to LGBTQ+ inclusion and equality across the region once and for all.We are taking a role as a trailblazer for LGBTQ+ issues and in particular inclusion and equality. We are
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