Gay London : Ku bar gay bar in London Soho

Ku group : all venues are open!

QX had a quick update from Stefanos over at the Ku Group. They've been busy across all their venues keeping them Covid compliant and...
Yvonne Devine

Artist Exhibition at The Appletree Clerkenwell.

Yvonne Devine is an Irish LGBTQ artist based in London, who also happens to be a member of the London Irish LGBT Network. Yvonne has...

Drag and Cabaret

Gay London Baby Lame

Quiz On My Face with Baby Lame at The Glory – 18th August

While cabaret lovers across the land await the return of live shows at their favourite queer venues, pub quizzes are reigning supreme. At least...
Taylor Trash

Q&A: Miss Taylor Trash on surviving lockdown, plans for the future and her drag...

Like most entertainers, Miss Taylor Trash had some unexpected free time on her hands as the scene came to a sudden halt in March....

Son of a Tutu to take over Victoria Beckham´s Insta account

“VictoriaBeckham tagged you in a post” is not something you expect to see whilst sat down trying to decide between a tin of beans...

Queer People & Parties

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DJ Olly Waldron talks moving LGBTQ+ spaces online and turning quarantine queer

‘I will never forget the experience of virtual clubbing’: DJ Olly Waldron talks moving LGBTQ+ spaces online and turning quarantine queer  If someone had told...

Pride In London starts Friday 26th with Fat Tony and Divina De Campo, plus...

A:M Afterhours - livestream 7pm - 1am https://www.mixcloud.com/live/AMAfterhours The much-loved A:M returns with another virtual event featuring three of the party's favourite DJs. Representing A:M House, and...
Gay London bar

Horse Meat Disco is back!

One of London's best Sunday discos returns with a lockdown hoedown fundraiser - welcome to STREAMING KWEENS! Please help Eagle London to raise money for: Positive...

Support The Eagle – membership and merchandise

Over the last 20 years we've seen our LGBTQ+ spaces disappear so fast that there are now but a handful left.   In 2019, in...
Delicious debauchery on Saturday as SexCircus/Matinee arrived at Great Sussex Street Warehouse

SexCircus vs Matinee : Pervert – Delicious debauchery arrived at Great Sussex Street Warehouse

07/03/20: Crowds were undeterred by corona hysteria on Saturday as they turned out in DROVES for a special Sex Circus/Matinee collaborative event at brand...
Circa The Club: Opulent gorgeousness at Central London’s newest gay nightclub

Circa The Club – Opulent gorgeousness at Central London’s newest gay nightclub

29/02/20: Look at these STUNNING pics of the STUNNING partygoers who were all at Circa The Club on Saturday night! For you newcomers to...

Queer Bits & Pieces

AKT Face coverings

akt launch their rainbow face coverings

akt is a charity that supports lgbtq+ young people aged 16-25 in the uk who are facing or experiencing homelessness or living in a...
Wildcat Gin Passion

500 bottles of gin to be given in Sink The Pink’s Pink Noise project

WILDCAT PASSION DELIVERS 500 FREE BOTTLES TO PINK NOISE PLEDGERS Wildcat Gin is giving away 500 bottles of its new flavour to people who donate...
Dating apps

New report exposes security risks of LGBT+ dating apps

“A new study by cyber security specialists has found that police in countries where homosexuality is illegal are increasingly using LGBT+ dating apps to...
Sauna Bar Bournemouth

Sauna Bar Bournemouth for sale 39K. Reopening 25th July.

Advertorial:   Saunabar Bournemouth for Sale   Asking price 39k only (Flexible to negotiate)   Licensed bar   11 years left on lease and renewable, landlord in direct contact and very flexible   For more details please send...

Queer Health & Wellbeing

Is There Any Money Left In Sex Work?

Is There Any Money Left In Sex Work? – let’s talk about it! Article written by Stephen Hanscomb of LGBTplus  When the coronavirus pandemic struck everyone...
Andrew Logan

Andrew Logan rainbow heart donation to raise money for MindOut charity

British sculptor and creator of the Alternative Miss World, Andrew Logan, has created a unique rainbow wearable art piece, in his signature style in...
Matthew Hodson

New online tool pinpoints HIV health inequalities in England

New online tool pinpoints HIV health inequalities in England to improve prevention and planning The rate of late HIV diagnosis, which is associated with a...
Camp Fit with Carl

Camp Fit with Carl 

Throughout this lockdown period cabaret artists and entertainers have had to diversify in order to adapt to losing their stages and bookings overnight. Many...

Albert Kennedy Trust – an important update from the CEO

During this pandemic, AKT needs all the support they can get in order to continue with their essential work of helping young lgbtq+ young...

LGBTQI & Community

Locked Down and Out

Locked Down and Out

Following the recent impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on financial support for a charity that deals with one of the shocking consequences of lockdown...
GLF 2020

Gay Liberation Front march 27th June 2020 : pictures

Twelve of the last surviving activists from the London Gay Liberation Front, 1970-74, some in their 70s and 80s, marched in London on Saturday...
Pride In London 2020

Pride in London takes over capital’s iconic landmarks Saturday 27th June

Pride in London 2020 takes over capital’s iconic landmarks with virtual parade and messages of LGBT+ allyship Though the physical parade is postponed, Pride...
Global Pride 2020

Get ready for Global Pride Saturday 27th June

Global Pride is going to be the world’s biggest ever LGBTI+ celebration. They’re streaming 24 hours of content from Pride organisations, activists, civil society...

No DJs, no cabaret, table service, 1m plus social distancing, but at least they’re...

No DJs, no cabaret, table service, 1m plus social distancing, but at least they're opening. That's the latest news about the opening of LGBTQ+...

Gay Fashion & Grooming

Modus Vivendi Spring Summer 2020 Collection

Modus Vivendi Spring Summer 2020 Collection

It´s Monday, you're in lockdown... you deserve a treat!! Location: Tenerife, Canary Islands         Interview with Josué Tarí Madariaga Best and toughest part of being a model? The best...

#whatkiazdidnext

At QX we love an excuse to dress up. So it was no surprise that we’d show an interest in the latest internet sensation...
male swimwear swimsuits

WATCH: Vintage male models strut their stuff in itsy bitsy swimwear circa 1951

We've become desensitised to the fit male physique with Instagram being a jungle of thirst traps with every other picture being an Insta-gay posing...

Arts and Culture

Shortlists for this year’s Polari Prize and Polari First Book Prize

A visionary exploration of trans identity, a re-interpretation of the gothic novel and a graphic guide to LGBTQ+ cultural history all feature on the...
Conleth Kane

QX Interview: Conleth Kane

https://www.qxmagazine.com/area/gay-bars-in-london-open/ Pride and Joy!  To coincide with what would’ve been Belfast Pride this weekend, LGBTQ+ artist Conleth Kane who is originally from Northern Ireland is releasing...

The Diverse Book Awards

More than fifty submissions were received for the first ever Diverse Book Awards created by writing community The Author School (www.theauthorschool.com). Today, the longlist...
Paul Middleton

Paul Middleton’s all-new cover of ‘When Love Takes Over’ celebrates Pride from home.

In the wake of Pride festivals and celebrations around the world being cancelled during Pride month, singer Paul Middleton lifts spirits with an all-new...
Barbican

Masculinities: Liberation through Photography opens at the Barbican Gallery

Barbican Art Gallery reopens Masculinities: Liberation through Photography, a major group exhibition that explores how masculinity is experienced, performed, coded and socially constructed as...
London Love Dick

London Art Gallery declares “London Loves Dick”

London Art Gallery declares “London Loves Dick” By Steve Dales A new show “London Loves Dick” at the Velorose Gallery in London throughout July considers censorship,...
Queer East

Queer East puts resistance and inclusivity at the centre for virtual programme for Pride...

QE: Docs4Pride from Queer East Film Festival launches on 3 July with four free-to-stream documentaries shining a light on queer activism in East and...
Ben Foster as Stanley

Streaming from 7pm Thursday 21 May : A Streetcar Named Desire

As theatres across the country face unprecedented times, you can read about the impact the lockdown is having here and, to remind you of...
Gay Theatre Tickets Header

An open letter to theatre and performance makers

Given the number of LGBTQ+ people involved in the performing arts QX is lending the organisers of this open letter a platform in order...

Homo Promos – The Gay Century

Homo Promos is London’s oldest queer community theatre company.  It was founded in 1988 in response to Section 28, which forbade local authorities from...
Queer East

LGBTQ+ film festival Queer East launches virtual series

In response to the Coronavirus outbreak and indefinite closure of independent venues, Queer East launches a new charitable initiative to celebrate inspiring queer activism...
The Teacher Gagaoolala.com

Going GagaooLala in lockdown

Perfectly timed to coincide with the biggest lockdown in modern history, Asia´s ´Gay Netflix´ Gagaoolala.com has just been launched and is about to go...
End Of The Century

Peccadillo Pictures launches Peccadillo Sofa Club

Peccadillo Pictures has just launched the Peccadillo Pictures Sofa Club with all the social interaction of a trip to the cinema! Following on from...

Queer Politics & History

Richard I of England

Hidden queer culture from past to present – 15,22,29 August

Activists Q & A and live performances from drag kings and queens   Every Saturday in August, enjoy a night in to explore hidden LGBTQ stories,...
amnesty international trans

Will you help end this ridiculous investigation by emailing Poland’s Prosecutor General?

While Borris Johnson congratulates the homophobic president of Poland, Andrzej Duda, on his successful re-election, Amnesty International reminds us of the consequences for Poland's LGBTQ+...

LGBT+ veterans reclaim London Pride with political demands

Search for:   Former Gay Liberation Front activists speak out 50 years on   Veterans of the London Gay Liberation Front, 1970-74, will march on 27 June to...
Gay Pride

2020 Pride march will be led by gay veterans from 1970s

This year’s 2020 Pride in London parade has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. But veterans from the London Gay Liberation Front 1970-74,...

A big read

Is There Any Money Left In Sex Work?

Is There Any Money Left In Sex Work? – let’s talk about it! Article written by Stephen Hanscomb of LGBTplus  When the coronavirus pandemic struck everyone...
Gay Pride

2020 Pride march will be led by gay veterans from 1970s

This year’s 2020 Pride in London parade has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. But veterans from the London Gay Liberation Front 1970-74,...
Survive London

How To Survive London on £50 Per Week

The QX guide to budget London living! Despite how much we all try and budget, all it takes is a few big nights out with...

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LGBTI Political prisoners in Poland

“This is how dictatorships start”

A Statement from Rémy Bonny, political scientist and LGBTQI activist from Belgium, on yesterday´s events in Warsaw, Poland, and a call upon the president...
Eagle Bar and Garden Theatre

The Eagle soars back into action

The Eagle came out of lockdown later than the other LGBTQ+ bars in the capital, and it was well worth the wait - what a...
Fanny & Stella

Fanny & Stella : The Garden Theatre – tickets 19,20,26,27,28 August

The Eagle has done a fantastic job transforming itself from a club to a lounge bar with a garden with a garden theatre. The...