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Books

Why monogamy is dead

Comedian Rosie Wilby’s book tracks her journey from one-woman-woman to ‘playfairer’

LGBT

What’s a Gay Wedding Show actually like?

It’s a blast, says Clare Hand, who soaks up the twinkly atmosphere solo (alas)

Film & Theatre

MUST DO: BFI Flare Film Festival

One of the longest running LGBTQ+ events in the world is back with a killer schedule of new, recent and classic films

LGBT

Queer Britain, the world’s largest LGBTQ+ museum is opening in London

It might be long overdue but at least it’s now a reality in a city with centuries-worth of queer history

Art

Photography on the Margins is coming to the Barbican

An unmissable new show celebrates the historic relationship between photographers and people on the peripheries

LGBT

MUST DO: Winter Pride, Scala

The annual LGBT+ event is bringing back seminal club Popstarz in the best gig venue in King’s Cross

Community

An essential guide to LGBT+ History Month

Our round-up of the best talks, art and activism in the capital all Feb, from Camden to Deptford

LGBT

All aboard the Bang Bus, London’s first LGBT+ double-decker

If there’s a heaven for queers this is what the local bus service looks like, says Clare Hand

History

Review: Gay UK, British Library

Love, Law, Liberty highlights the changing attitudes to gay love over the last century and a bit

LGBT

London’s LGBT+ venues in crisis, with a 58 per cent loss of spaces

The last decade has been a harsh time for venues across the capital, as a report published today shows