Pride for All 2021: Resilience


Throughout history, the LGBT+ community has always shown strength and resilience.

Pride for All supports Kaleidoscope Trust, a UK-based charity working to uphold the human rights of LGBT+ people across the world. Their vision is a free, safe and equal world for LGBT+ people everywhere. Donate to Kaleidoscope Trust.

Our second digital Pride for All festival premiered 8-10 June across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok to help celebrate who we are and protest for the rights of our community.

We will continue to bring you events throughout the Pride season, so keep an eye on the agenda below!


What's on

Tue 8th Jun

Wed 9th Jun

Thu 10th Jun

Thu 17th Jun

Fri 25th Jun

Tue 29th Jun

Thu 1st Jul


Happy Pride!

Have a look at all the celebrities, activists and politicians wishing you all a happy Pride this year!


Lesbians Free Everyone — Pride for All screening

Bev Palesa Ditsie, Phyll Opoku-Gyimah

25 years ago, Lesbians from all over the world arrived at the UN 4th World Conference on Women in Beijing China and embarked on the biggest lesbian visibility campaign in history. In 2020, filmmaker and activist Bev Palesa Ditsie went online to commemorate some of the activists from around the world who were behind this campaign.

The film is funded by Kaleidoscope International Trust, with support from Outright International and FOKUS – Forum for Women and Development.

Check out the panel organised by OutRight International with Bev Palesa Ditsie and the activists who were part of the film here.



LGBT+ Rights Through the Ages

Peter Tatchell, Ryan Butcher

Join us for a conversation with one of the most prominent voices in LGBT+ activism and human rights campaigning.


Wig-styling with TeTe Bang — in partnership with Tangle Teezer

TeTe Bang

“Life is about taking risks, and wigs are one of the ways we can take risks.”

Join drag queen and DJ extraordinaire TeTe Bang for a wig-styling tutorial and a cozy chat about authenticity and the queer community.


Drag Bingo — Party with Ginger

Ginger Phlappage

Ginger herself, our fairy camp-mother, will host a glitzy bingo gameshow night with prizes, team games and lots more surprises! 50% of ticket sales go to our charity partners, Kaleidoscope Trust.

£6 per ticket.



Ask the Aunties — Pride for All Special

Karnage, Lee Gray, Rhys Hollis

Join us for an exclusive release of a new Ask the Aunties episode! Our Aunties answer real-life questions from you on dating, relationships and more.


Rainbow Families

Jake Graf

Join us for a cozy chat with Jake about the joys of being an LGBT+ parent — featuring the ups and downs, but mostly just pure joy!


Give Me Courage Workshop — in collaboration with We Create Space

We’re partnering with We Create Space to deliver a free 90-minute online workshop covering self-empowerment, confidence and authenticity.


Two Twos Podcast — Live episode

Ro and Nana

Two Twos is going live for Pride for All! Join Ro and Nana as they speak their unapologetic truth and hold a safe space for the LGBT+ community.


WerkOut Special — Hosted by Barry's Bootcamp

Taofique Folarin

Join us for this special live edition of PinkNews’ inclusive fitness Snapchat show, WerkOut, proudly co-hosted with Barry’s Bootcamp!


Befriending Your Body

Ruby Rare

The wonderful Ruby Rare joins us for a cozy session on queerness, and how that impacts our relationships to our bodies.



Get Ready With...

Jecca Blac and BABY

Join us live for a chatty get-ready-with-me session, where we take your look from day to night! #MakeUpHasNoGender


Pride cooking show with Genevieve Laforce

PinkNews’ very own Alexander O’Loughlin goes live with Genevieve Laforce to whip up a delicious Pride treat


A Conversation with Lady Phyll

Executive Director of Kaleidoscope Trust, Lady Phyll,and fashion designer Kyle De’Volle join us for a conversation on advancing LGBT+ rights around the world — and why the fight has never been more important.


Pride concert with Kelsy Karter

PinkNews’ Steph Joins Australian musician, Kelsy Karter, for a live mini-concert at home!


Pride fashion with Sierra Kai

PinkNews’ very own Scarlet Pestell goes live with TikTok star Sierra Kai to talk all things fashion!


Pride special with Krystal Lake

Join PinkNews and Krystal Lake live as they reflect on LGBT+ history and why Pride’s so important!


Virtual Belfast Reception

PinkNews in partnership with Citi and The Rainbow Project

Join us for a panel discussion with party representatives on LGBT+ equality in Northern Ireland, featuring:

  • Mary Lou McDonald TD, Sinn Féin
  • Colum Eastwood MP, SDLP
  • Naomi Long MLA, Alliance Party
  • Paula Bradley MLA, DUP
  • Doug Beattie MC MLA, UUP
  • Cllr Mal O’Hara, Green Party

The discussion will be moderated by John O’Doherty, Director of the Rainbow Project.


Get involved


Lady Phyll

Executive Director, Kaleidoscope Trust and Co-Founder, UK Black Pride

Peter Tatchell

Human rights campaigner

Ro and Nana

Activists and podcast hosts

Jake Graf

Actor, writer and director

TeTe Bang

Drag artist and DJ

Ruby Rare

Author, sex educator

Our partners

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