GAY'S THE WORD

GAY’S THE WORD

Patrick Cash traces the evolution of ‘our’ word from its initial 12th century origins to its current umbrella meaning of homosexuality, and the more recent depressing, development of ‘gay’ as an abusive term...

 
READY, STEADY, CHO

READY, STEADY, CHO

American comedian, actress, singer and bisexual faghag extraordinare Margaret Cho returns to London with her brand new show ‘Mother’. We sent Lee Dalloway to have a chinwag with the San Francisco native about tragic divas, her battles with drugs and eating disorders and her relationship with gay men…

 
SOHO DRAG RACE

SOHO DRAG RACE

The Albert Kennedy Trust, the charity for young, homeless LGBT people, and the Admiral Duncan are once again taking over Soho on Sunday 16th September for the 2nd annual Soho Drag Race.

 
GMFA & RVT SPORTS DAY

GMFA & RVT SPORTS DAY

Continuing the current obsession with all things sporty, bank holiday Monday saw huge crowds turn out to Spring Gardens in Vauxhall-on-Thames (or VaHa, or even VoHo, depending on which queen you ask) for the annual RVT Sports Day in aid of GMFA and Vauxhall City Farm.

 
UK BLACK PRIDE 2012

UK BLACK PRIDE 2012

25/08/2012: We’re almost at the end of the summer season of Olympics, Jubilees, festivals, parties and Prides and everyone’s preparing to be all Autumnal and sensible again.

 
THE OLYMPICS P.S.!

THE OLYMPICS P.S.!

The stadium may be empty. But among our souvenirs is a brave declaration by Australian trampolinist Ji Wallace, who won silver at the Sydney Olympics in 2000. He was so inspired by the words of Olympic champ Greg Louganis – featured in QX last week – that he went public with his own HIV status. David McGillivray found out more...

 
GREG LOUGANIS: OUR OLYMPIC HERO

GREG LOUGANIS:
OUR OLYMPIC HERO

Keep practising, Tom Daley! American diver Greg Louganis is one of the greatest in Olympic history, winning gold in 1984 and again in1988 despite suffering concussion when he hit his head on the diving board. Earlier the same year he’d been diagnosed HIV+. He came out in 1995. He’s now in London mentoring the US diving team…

 
GAY AND MUSLIM. GET OVER IT!

GAY AND MUSLIM.
GET OVER IT!

Unthinkable even five years ago, gay Muslim performers are now appearing on London’s excitingly diverse gay scene. David McGillivray talks to two of them...

 
WEST END LIVE

WEST END LIVE

This weekend, G-A-Y welcomes some of London’s biggest theatre stars to the stage, fresh from their performance at Trafalgar Square’s West End Live showcase. QX speaks to Priscilla’s Oliver Thornton and West End legend Bonnie Langford…

 
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