The Police and Notts Healthcare Trust are regulars at the Celebration and Awards evening. Here are Deputy Chief Constable Sue Fish and the Trust’s Head of Equality and Diversity, Catherine Conchar.
The evening’s guest speaker was Tim Franks. Recently Tim has worked in London, but in Nottingham he was involved with: Nottingham’s first LGBT youth group, with the GAi Project (Health Gay Nottingham), the first Pride-type festivals (Pink Lace) and with QB. He spoke movingly of coming out as a teenager only to be met with, firstly, AIDS hysteria and secondly Section 28.