NEIGHBOURS CAT & OUR DILEMMA ! Sent to me by a guest:- I'm really hoping someone can give us advice on this stressful and now cruel situation as we are struggling with this now. A cat started sleeping in our garden on the grass overnight through summer and we assumed her to be a stray. We stroked her, we left only water outside and very quickly she started to come in to our kitchen and meow and our for cuddles. We noticed she didn't look stray (not overly skinny, good fur) s
Christmas is usually always full at Hamilton Hall, and so is the New Year celebrations, but the last few years we have had no one at all for the last 2 New Years because of Covid and just a few for Christmas, which made all the hard work less valued with less guests to appreciate. NOT THIS YEAR THOUGH WE ARE BACK TO NORMAL Christmas is fully booked and New Year has just one space available at the moment - it is so good to know we are going to have a good group of guys destine
On the night before Transgender Day of Remembrance -- a day that "pays homage to transgender people who were killed by anti-transgender violence" -- a gunman murdered 5 people and injured 25 more in a LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs. This violence is not an isolated event. It is merely the latest in the more than 600 mass shootings the U.S. has seen in 2022. It also comes amidst a tidal wave of hateful anti-LGBTQ legislation.
The violent resentment of a commu
Wales supporters wearing rainbow bucket hats say they had them confiscated ahead of their side's match against the USA. LGBTQ+ supporters group Wales' Rainbow Wall said that while male fans wearing the hats were allowed to keep them, female fans had the items taken from them by officials at the stadium in Qatar before their opening World Cup fixture last night. It comes amid a raft of similar reports from supporters of different nations at the tournament who have had clothing
An American journalist has reported that security guards initially denied him entry into a World Cup 2022 fixture in Qatar, telling him a t-shirt bearing rainbow colours was “not allowed”. Grant Wahl, who works with CBS, was heading into the Ahmad bin Ali Stadium in Al Rayyan to cover the USA vs Wales game, with both nations beginning their Group B campaign on Monday evening. However, he was prevented from doing so due to his attire, which he showed in a photo on his Twitter
What is Crisis at Christmas? Right now, thousands of people at the sharp end of poverty are at risk of being pushed into homelessness. People are being forced into making unthinkable choices between eating, heating or keeping a roof over their head.
Every year Crisis at Christmas opens its doors to people who are facing homelessness at Christmas. As a national charity we offer much needed warmth, healthcare, food and company to people experiencing homelessness across the UK
The gay podcaster laid out why attacking LGBTQ+ people in their 'safe space' signifies a deeper hatred—and a call to action. In the wake of the shooting at the LGBTQ+ bar Club Q in Colorado Springs, Colorado, writer and podcaster Dan Savage spoke out to shine light on the subtext of the tragedy. In a lengthy Twitter thread, Savage described what a massacre at a supposed safe space for queer people actually means Savage added what queer people and allies must do in response. S
Move comes after supermarket chain cuts commercial ties with DFB in protest over row at World Cup Germany’s football federation has said it plans legal steps against Fifa over its banning of OneLove rainbow armbands at the World Cup as it faced the humiliating decision by one of the country’s largest supermarket chains to cut its commercial ties over the row. The DFB refused to let players in Qatar wear the armbands promoting diversity and inclusion after threats from the wor
A former US Army officer has told how he managed to stop the Colorado gay nightclub shooter with the help of a fellow patron who hit the attacker with stilettos. Richard Fierro - THE HERO - BELOW Richard Fierro was at Club Q south of Denver with his wife, daughter and friends on Saturday watching a drag show when the gunman opened fire. Mr Fierro’s instincts from four combat deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan and 15 years as an officer instantly kicked in. “I don’t know exac
Qatar protest today
Not long to go! Hello John,
Thanks for expressing an interest in today’s protest at the Qatari embassy.
Here's a quick reminder:
Saturday 19 November, 1-2pm outside Qatar’s embassy, 1 South Audley Street, London W1K 1NB
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