Uproar Over That Club

Event Date / Time: 15/02/2014 @ 2:00pm

Event Summary: Event in Burnley to mark LGBT History Month 2014

Venue: Towneley Hall Art Gallery & Museum
Towneley Park,
BB11 3RQ

Price per Person: Free

Event Full Details: Find out more about how Burnley stopped us dancing to the music that we loved with a controversial public meeting 'Homosexuals and Civil Liberties' and the following campagin to se up a gay nightclub in Burnley in 1971.

Guest speakers include Michael Steed who is a long-time activist, member of CHE and speaker at the 1971 meeting and Peter Scott Presland who is an activist, journalist and author of 'Amiable Warriors: The History of the Campaign for Homosexual Equality'.

This is a free event.

For more information email burnleylgbt@yahoo.co.uk