The displays have been installed and look fantastic! Here are some images in case anyone can’t make it:
Earlier this year, David Shenton and Freya Monk-McGowan took part in filming for The Gay Times 50 Years Honours List. We are pleased to present this video, recently unveiled at The National Portrait Gallery on the 27th July 2017.
by Louise Turner (This blog was reproduced from Social Histories in Museums Journal, Volume 41 (2017), with permission from the author) In August 2016, Norfolk Museums Service (NMS) was kindly offered the donation of the Duvet of Love. On receiving the object, the curators were in no doubt as to its importance and significance … More Object in Focus: The Duvet of Love
On this day, 50 years ago, The Sexual Offences Act was passed by the Houses of Parliament; the Act pertained to homosexual men and decriminalised sexual acts between them, as long as they were in private and both were above the age of 21. This was supposed to be a step towards greater equality, however … More 27th July 2017