Fagburn: When the Trolls Come to Town...

Fagburn: When the Trolls Come to Town…

QX has been trolled before by a blog named Fagburn
 
Dupree-Jokily

Dupree-Jokily

Arguably the UK’s top female impersonator, Ceri Dupree continues his 30th anniversary tour ‘Fit For a Queen’ at the Leicester Square Theatre this week. The show boasts sixteen costume changes and characters, ranging from Amy Winehouse to Dame Barbara Cartland via Joan Collins. Sequin specialist Jason Reid spoke to Ceri this week... 

 
Sean Strub and the Art of Activism

Sean Strub and the Art of Activism

Sean Strub is one of the foremost HIV/AIDS activists in the world, as well as an influential campaigner for LGBT rights. As he travels from his native US to London, where he will be speaking at London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard’s wellbeing day, Patrick Cash caught up with him to find out more about his life, legacy and what still drives him. 
 
Call For The Same-Sex S.R.E. To Be Statutory In All English Schools

Call For The Same-Sex S.R.E. To Be Statutory In All English Schools

A coalition of LGBTI (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex) organisations and campaigners have written an open letter to political leaders in the UK, highlighting the urgent need to make Sex and Relationship Education (SRE) statutory in all schools – as well as appropriate for LGBTI young people.
 
My Buddy - World War II Laid Bare

My Buddy – World War II Laid Bare

By Uli Lenart

 
Big Wiggy Style!

Big Wiggy Style!

Way back in 2005, a Spanish club night called Pelucas y Tacones was born. Which, when translated, simply means ‘Wigs and Heels’. Now, nine years on, they’re throwing a super soiree to celebrate all things flamboyant in the world of 90s raving. And in honour of their 9th birthday, we’re giving you 9 Reasons to don those weaves and stilettos with glorious abandon!

 
The Cutting Edge

The Cutting Edge

Last week saw the publication of the Trades Union Congress’ report into how the Coalition government’s austerity cuts are affecting LGBT services. Its findings were stark and disappointing. We spoke to Peter Purton of the TUC to find out more. 
 
How Our Youth See HIV

How Our Youth See HIV

On Wednesday 24th September, as part of 56 Dean Street’s Wellbeing Programme, QX have assembled a panel of gay scene DJs, drag queens and porn stars, all in their twenties, to discuss HIV. Here, we analyse why it’s important to give a platform to the young people the prevention campaigns are aimed at, as well as the campaigns themselves.
 
56 Dean Street, the Dean Street Express, and the Lessons of Leigh

56 Dean Street, the Dean Street Express, and the Lessons of Leigh

Leigh Chislett is the charismatic man who has nurtured and guided Soho sexual health clinics 56 Dean Street and Dean Street Express into the London-wide success stories they are today. We found out more about his experiences behind these pioneering services at the heart of the LGBT community in London. 
 
Courting Courtney!

Courting Courtney!

One of the biggest stars of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 6 is all set to jet into London and join in the madness of G-A-Y Porn Idol as a judge - another addition to her hugely varied résumé. Courtney Act took some time out of her crazy schedule to chat to our Jason Reid in between shows, direct from New York this week...