Alexandra Burke, Joe McElderry, Sonia, Hollyoaks star Kieron Richardson, Green MP Caroline Lucas and human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell were among the celebrities attending the 19th Brighton Pride held yesterday.

More than 100,000 people lined the streets of Brighton and 30,000 attended a festival in Preston Park, this year for the first time, a charged event. (Photos by Benjamin Cohen, Kevin Poulter and Matthew Lawton)