Hi all, We're considering hosting bi-monthly socials and trying them out over May, June, July and August to see how well they are received. We're *STILL* fairly limited to Carrick-on-Shannon and South Leitrim with this but if you'd like to help get something in your area in Leitrim do get in touch with us! Please … Continue reading Should we host Bi-monthly Meet-ups?
The 8 Rays Leitrim Acting-Committee have been very busy organising events and activities for you and your friends and family. We are always open to suggestions and ideas - and remember we don't check your "LGBTIQ status" on the door so you don't need to identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, intersex and/or queer to … Continue reading Open Letter to the LGBTIQ Community in Leitrim
A statement (Sunday 10th) by the the Bishop of Kilmore, Bishop Leo Reilly in opposition to same sex civil marriage has been challenged by the group Faith in Marriage Equality (FiME). Faith in Marriage Equality(FiME) spokesperson Dr Richard O'Leary said that: “Travelling through the north west last week I met many Catholics who disagreed with … Continue reading A Response from Faith in Marriage Equality to the Bishop of Kilmore
This year, for the first time, the north-west of Ireland will mark IDAHOT with a church service to celebrate the inclusivity of gay, lesbian and transgender people in the life of the Church. This service, which is held under the auspices of Changing Attitude Ireland (CAI) is part of a series of world-wide vigils to remember … Continue reading Service Marking International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia (IDAHT)