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People Like Us Stockport are a social group for the borough’s LGBT community.
Last Sunday they held their annual Christmas Meal.
Under the Rainbow joined the party, and spoke to a few of the group’s members.
The Village Spartans are a rugby club, with a team for gay and bisexual men. They train and play regularly from their home grounds in Sale.
Recently Under the Rainbow found out about a women’s team they are setting up.
This evening they’ll be hearing how the Spartans men’s team has been going since forming in 1998.
Spartans player and PR Spokesperson, Gareth Longley told Under the Rainbow how they’ve been playing recently.
The Lesbian and Gay Foundation have released a report in partnership with the University of Central Lancashire.
They have just completed a five year project researching drug and alcohol use among lesbian, gay and bisexual people.
Under the Rainbow has been speaking to Heather Williams, the Policy and Research Manager at the LGF.
The Department of Health have announced that HIV self-testing kits will be available from next year.
This will mean for the first time in the UK, the entire HIV test can be done at home.
Under the Rainbow has spoken to Stacey Adams of the Lesbian and Gay Foundation about the implications of the availability of this new test.