LGB&T Directory

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Manchester Stingers WFC.

Women's football club for all abilities.

Website: www.manchesterstingers.co.uk Email: helenamcdonald@hotmail.com

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Manchester Sharks Water Polo Club, Practice At: Miles Platting Pools, Varley Street, M40 8EE.

"A team of gays and lesbians with a passion for water polo".

Website: www.manchestersharks.co.uk Email: info@manchestersharks.co.uk

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Manchester Walking Women.

Manchester Walking Women (MWW) is a walking group for lesbians and their friends.

Email: its.elly@yahoo.co.uk

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Marlin, Meets at: Levenshulme Swimming Pools, Barlow Road, M19 3HE.

Manchester's trans swimming group. It is open to all trans people, MTF and FTM. It is FREE due to funding from Manchester Pride and Inner Enigma.

Website: www.marlin.org.uk Email: swim@marlin.org.uk

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Northern Aces Tennis Group, Regional Tennis Centre, Sport City, Alan Turing Way.

A fun and social tennis club for LGB & T people.

Tel: 07929 917 361
Website: www.northernacestennis.com Email: info@northernacestennis.com

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Northern Flight Badminton Club.

for experienced players

Website: www.northernflight.org.uk Email: info@northernflight.org.uk

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Northern Jump Volleyball.

G/L/B/T/TV+ friendly meets weekly; all ages and abilities welcome!

Tel: 07783 297965
Website: www.northernjump.webs.com

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Northern Wave Swimming Club.

One of the most established and successful lesbian and gay sports clubs in Europe.

Tel: 0161 872 1990
Website: www.northernwave.org Email: info@northernwave.org

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Open Athletics.

An organisation for the promotion and development of Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transexual (LGBT) athletics in the broadest sense - including track and field, fell and trail running, and race walking. Trains on Weds. 5K every 1st Sunday in Alexandra Park.

Tel: 07578 365 679 
Website: www.openathletics.org Email: co-chairs@openathletics.org

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OutdoorLads, Suite 27, 792 Wilmslow Road, M20 6UG.

The UK's most social group for gay and bisexual men and trans people who love the great outdoors.

Tel: 0161 420 0001
Website: www.outdoorlads.com Email: support@outdoorlads.com

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Out on Sunday Walking Group.

A friendly walking group for men and women of all ages. The walks are led by different group members,and are usually moderate in difficulty, about 6 miles long and 1 hour in any direction from central Manchester. Walks take place every Sunday from May-Aug, and every other Sunday from Sept-Nov.

Tel: 07775 671 691
Website: www.outonsunday.co.uk

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Village Manchester FC.

A Gay Men's football club based in Manchester competing locally, nationally and internationally. For players at every level.

Website: www.vmfc.co.uk Email: villagemanchester@hotmail.com

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Village Spartans Rugby, Sale Sports Club, Clarendon Crescent Sale, M33 2DE.

Training sessions on Wednesday from 7pm.

Website: www.villagespartans.co.uk Email: caroline

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Weekenders is a gay & lesbian walking group based in the North of England. Most walks take place in the Peak District national park.

Website: www.geocities.com/weekenders_uk

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Wheelies FC, Manchester Leisure Sports Centre, Denmark Road.

Mixed women's football every Sunday from 11 am to 1 pm.

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The Abbey Inn, 77 West St, OL9 6EJ.

LGBT friendly bar. Regular live music.

Tel: 0161 624 0888

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The Brewery Tavern, 42 George Street, OL1 1LB.

Family friendly pub serving food.

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The Phoenix Sexual Health Centre, The Royal Oldham Hospital, Rochdale Road, OL1 2JH.

Sexual Health Centre in Rochdale.

Tel: 0161 627 8753

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Pink Triangle Theatre, St Cuthberts House, Tanners Fold, Fitton Hill, OL8 2NN.

Newly formed in 2010 by a small group of talented Actors & LGBT Community Members, Pink Triangle Theatre has created and now performs shows with powerful messages aimed at tackling homophobia, bigotry, hatred and intolerance.

Tel: 07932 928134, 0161 621 0160
Website: www.pinktriangletheatre.co.uk Email: info@pinktriangletheatre.co.uk

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Pennine, 96 Rochdale Road.

Sauna in Oldham.

Tel: 01706 842 000

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