LGBT+ Exhibitions Coming to Redbridge Libraries

Two women embrace at sunset
Friday, 18 January, 2019
Being Civil In Redbridge Exhibition

This exhibition documents the experiences of Redbridge’s LGBT+ community on the road to equality through powerful personal stories and anecdotes leading up to the 2004 Civil Partnership Act and the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013.

  • 1-7 February Fullwell Cross Library
  • 9-14 February Goodmayes Library
  • 16-21 February South Woodford Library & Gym
  • 23-28 February Wanstead Library
Changing Minds Exhibition

This exhibition shares stories and experiences of local LGBT+ people in regards to the mental health issues within the community and hopes to empower people to challenge the previous historical narrative of the LGBT+ community as well as provide a resource for educating other communities about these experiences.

  • 4-9 February Wanstead Library
  • 13-19 February Fullwell Cross Library
  • 21-28 February Goodmayes Library

These exhibitions are brought to you by Eastside Community Heritage in partnership with Redbridge Rainbow Community

If you would like further information about any of the events for LGBT History Month please contact Rhonda Brooks on 020 8708 2409 or email

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