List of News Articles

  1. Women's History Month: Angela Christofilou

    Summary: Pip Wills-Braddock, from our Campaigns team, has been inspired by the the work of protest photographer Angela Christofilou. Here she asks Angela some questions about her work and about the women who inspire her.

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  2. Lives from the Archives: Holly Revell

  3. Lives from the Archives: Miss Kim (Club RUB)

    Summary: Club RUB was a fetish club started by Dominatrix Miss Kim, which ran every month from 1996 to 2017.

  4. Lives from the Archives: Angela Christofilou

    Summary: Photographer Angela Christofilou started taking photographs at protests in 2015 at Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre, and has since gone on to document several protest movements.

  5. Lives from the Archives: The London Vagabond

    Summary: London based lovers and fetishists The London Vagabond have been making work collaboratively for around four years under this alias.

  6. Lives from the Archives: Peter Wilson (Eton Manor Boys' Club member)

    Summary: Peter “Wiggy” Wilson was a member of the Eton Manor Boys' Club in London’s East End during the 1960s. Founded in 1909 in Hackney Wick, Eton Manor was financed and managed by four Old Etonians (Arthur Villiers, Gerald Wellesley, Alfred Wagg, and Sir Edward Cadogan) until it closed in 1967.

  7. Lives from the Archives: Dan Glass (LGBTQ+ activist)

    Summary: Dan founded "Queer Tours of London", which shine a light on London's rich LGBTQ+ history.

  8. Interview: Ben Ferguson and Paul Saunders - A night at the musicals

    Summary: Celebration of theatre and performance is at the heart of what we do, with the London Musical Theatre Orchestra (LMTO) being our orchestra in residence.

  9. Lives from the Archives: Natasha Walker (Co-Chair of Switchboard)

    Summary: Switchboard is an LGBTQ+ Helpline that was established in 1974 as “London Gay Switchboard” and took its first call on 4 March.

  10. Lives from the Archives: Buster (Mr Leather UK 2019)

    Summary: Since 2016, Bishopsgate Institute has been home to the UK Leather and Fetish Archive, dedicated to documenting the history and heritage of fetish, kink, and BDSM in Britain and beyond