In 2007, Nottingham City Council put together an anti-homophobic bullying pack which was sent to all City schools, colleges and youth groups.
In 2008, after several years of talks, they managed to persuade Nottingham Forest to lend their name and their players' pictures to an anti-homophobic bullying poster. To download a pdf copy click HERE
No other UK football club has - so far - been as upfront. As Forest was Justin Fashanu's team, this was particularly apposite. As this did not happen in London, the London gay media ignored it
On November 17th, Nottinghamshire County Council organised a large conference "Notts OUT", to examine homophobia in schools.