A month of poetry, film screenings and exhibitions, to celebrate LGBT History Month. Events across Newham throughout February 2020.

Upcoming events

Monday 17 - Friday 28 February
Forest Gate Library

A celebration of the LGBTQ+ community past and present. An exhibition with a definition of the acronym LGBTQ+, shares some of the local and global challenges these identities face and... FULL DETAILS +

Monday 17 - Friday 28 February
Plaistow Library

A celebration of the LGBTQ+ community past and present. An exhibition with a definition of the acronym LGBTQ+, shares some of the local and global challenges these identities face and... FULL DETAILS +

Monday 17 - Friday 28 February
Beckton Globe Library

A celebration of the LGBTQ+ community past and present. An exhibition with a definition of the acronym LGBTQ+, shares some of the local and global challenges these identities face and... FULL DETAILS +

Thursday 27 February, 6.30-11pm
Old Town Hall Stratford

Come and join us as we end our LGBT History Month celebrations, with a show with a variety of acts, hosted by singer, rapper, spoken word artist, Bad Laydee. Acts... FULL DETAILS +

Thursday 28 February, 5-8pm
Stratford Library

Based on a true story, VITA and VIRGINIA details the passionate relationship between literary trailblazer Virginia Woolf (Elizabeth Debicki), and enigmatic aristocrat Vita Sackville-West (Gemma Arterton). When their paths cross,... FULL DETAILS +

Friday 28 February, 7pm-midnight
Leytonstone Tavern

We are teaming up again with our friends at @leytonstonetavern to bring you an epic night of Queerness, camp and fabulous fun (and an opportunity to celebrate our LGBTQ+ existence)... FULL DETAILS +

Find a venue

Newham LGBT History Month is a truly borough-wide celebration, with events taking place several venues. Find out what’s on near you and check accessibility.

Theatre Royal Stratford East

Gerry Raffles Square, Stratford, London, E15 1BN

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Stratford East Picturehouse

Salway Road, London, E15 1BX

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Leytonstone Tavern

119 Harrow Road, London, E11 3PX

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Tracks Bar

Railway Arches, 437 Cranmer Road, London, E7 0JN

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West Ham Bowling Club, Stratford Park

(Opposite the tennis courts), Densham Road, London, E15 4DZ

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Plaistow Library

79 North Street, Plaistow, London, E13 9HL

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East Ham Library

328 Barking Road, East Ham, London, E6 2RT

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Britannia Village Hall

Britannia Village Hall, 65 Evelyn Road, Royal Docks, London, E16 1TU,

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Manor Park Library

685-693 Romford Rd , Manor Park , London , E12 5AD

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Beckton Globe Library

1 Kingsford Way , London , E6 5JQ

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Old Town Hall Stratford

29 The Broadway, London, E15 4BQ

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Newham Town Hall

328 Barking Road, East Ham, London, E6 2RP

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Forest Gate Library

2-6 Woodgrange Road, London, E7 0QH

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Canning Town Library

18 Rathbone Market, Barking Road, Canning Town, London, E16 1EH

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Stratford Library

3 The Grove, Stratford , London, E15 1EL

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