Pride in Football

The Alliance of LGBT Fan Groups


Pride in Football Go to Manchester!

#CALLITOUT exploring fan-based responses to LGBT-Phobia in Football

Friday 23rd June

People’s History Museum

Individual and curated tours of the permanent collection and:

Never Going Underground – the Fight for LGBT+ rights

Love is Not a Crime – 10 years of the Lesbian Immigration Support group

4pm Curated Tour of Never Going Underground

6pm Private View with wine: Continuum

Framing Trans Lives in 21st Century Britain

Manchester Town Hall

7.30pm Mayoral Reception

The Lord Mayor of the City of Manchester will meet #CallitOut delegates over a glass of wine

Gay Village

8.30pm onwards – a presence at various venues to eat, drink and network

Saturday 24th June

11.20 Workshops

1. LGBTQ Fan Groups – how are they doing and how do you set one up? With Jonathan Waite (Spurs SLO) and fan group organisers

2. #CallitOut – Challenging abusive language and behaviour – Annette Nelson (Diversity and Equality trainer)

3. Preparing for the Russia World Cup – with PiF’s Di Cunningham and Joe White

12.20 Lunch

1.00pm Attitude’s Darren Styles In Conversation with Amal Fashanu

1.20 Feedback from Workshops

1.40 UEFA Fair Play and Social Responsibility Committee member Paul Elliott on recent policy committing member associations to Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights (including those concerning Gender and Sexuality)

1.50 Panel International Competition Hosts and engagement of LGBTQ fans – with a focus on the Russia World Cup. Chair Jon Holmes (Sky Sports Digital) Panellists Paul Elliott (UEFA) Alexander Agapov (Russian LGBT sports Federation), Tamara Tien, (FARE), Andrej Pisl (Out in Slovenia) Lou Englefield (Pride Sports)

2.40 Plenary Session

3.30pm Close

The National Football Museum

Individual tours of the permanent collection and the current PELÉ: ART, LIFE, FOOTBALL exhibition and delegates can offer perspectives on the NFMs Women’s Game collection to Denise Lambert and Belinda Monkhouse of the Hidden History of Women’s Football project and contribute to John E Goldring’s LGBT Fan group survey.

Sunday 25th June

Cosy Club 3,
Corn Exchange, 37 Hanging Ditch, Manchester M4 3TR

10 -11.45am
Brunch – please pay for your own!

12 – 2.30pm
Pride in Football AGM

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