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  Call: 0115 9348485

  Text: 07481 344040

[email protected]

Registered Charity number 1114273

Formerly Nottingham & Notts Lesbian & Gay Switchboard

We have information about the following local groups and services on our database.


Nottingham Hyking Dykes; Nottinghamshire Pride; Outburst LGBT Youth Group; TransHub (trans info e-mail service);  Mid Week Book Club; Women's Badminton;   Nottingham Lions Football Team;  Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement; Forest Kickers and Ninja Queens 5-a-side Women's Football groups;  Nottingham Invasion trans group: Trans4me - group for young trans people; the Chameleon Group (Trans); University of Nottingham & Trent University LGBT Societies; Nottingham LGBT 20s and 30s; East Midlands Bi Network; Peak Ruffties Women's Walking Group;   Morrigan Lesbian Housing; Banna Lesbian Housing; Notts Police Gay & Bisexual OUTNetwork; LiNk-Notts (Lesbian e-mail service for local info); QT Notts (e-mail service for local info): LGBT+ Youth Group in Mansfield; Bilborough College LGBTQ group;  QTIPOC for QTI people of colour; KAIROS (Lesbian immigration/asylum seeker support group); WOW - LGBT Youth Group in  Worksop;   Sanctuary (for BME LGB+T people); Funfit (Gay run/LGBT friendly keep fit group); Unitarian Church; Tagadere (HIV support group),  Supporters groups for fans of both Notts County and Nottingham Forest; Out in Education; KP Personal Health & Fitness (Lesbian run, LGBT friendly fitness and well-being service); LIRAIN (Lesbians into real ale in Nottingham); Nottinghamshire's Rainbow Heritage (LGBT History Project); Gay Classic Car Group; Notts Hurricanes LGBT rugby; LGBT Diversity (BAME Social/support group); Silver Pride 55+ gay/bi men's group; East Midlands Gay Outdoor Club; Front Runners LGBT+ running group; Nottingham Bitopia (and Bitalkia) - social group for bisexuals; Derby & Nottingham LGBT Social Group


NB. We do not organise or run any of these groups - we just provide information about them


Nottingham has the following gay/lesbian bars and clubs:


The New Foresters,  The Newmarket can be described as "gay friendly".

The Lord Roberts used to be a gay bar, then decided it wasn't. Under new management it is now gay again.


There is a sauna (Zeus) in Mansfield.


For full details of the sexual health services offered by Nottingham University Hospitals, click HERE  


The Network has produced a Nottinghamshire Directory containing details of most of the above and which can be downloaded as a Word document by clicking HERE. 


We have also put together a list of all the local LGBT-related websites of which we are aware. To see them, click HERE

We have information about:


   sympathetic solicitors in Nottingham

   gay saunas in Nottinghamshire and nearby counties

   the local bars, club and once-a-month discos

   individuals and organisations which provide counselling

   the procedure for having a Civil Ceremony/Marriage

   the recent changes in laws affecting LGB+T people

   ways of raising issues which concern you with both the City Council and the Police

   local gay/gay friendly hotels, guest houses and restaurants

   specialist contacts relating to leather; tattoos; clothes for TVs; "adult" shops

   appropriate agencies for issues relating to HIV/AIDS, STDs and other medical services

   services for will making and funerals

   Switchboards/helplines throughout the country


We also have some information about national organisations and about facilities in adjacent counties (Derbyshire, Leicester, Lincolnshire and South Yorkshire).

Are there any social groups, support groups, services, websites that you know about and we don't?   Send us their details and we'll put them on our database.



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