Equality activist speaks in St Leonards

GAY rights activist Peter Tatchell spoke at a GLBT forum in St Leonards today (Friday).

He joined local MP Michael Foster in the Magnet building, Christchurch Courtyard, off London Road, in urging the gay, lesbian, bi-sexual and transvestite community of the town to fight for equality.

Later this evening, Mr Tatchell, who has been a prospective parliamentay candidate for Oxford East, travels to Brighton to launch the Green Party manifesto.

For footage of him speaking about today's meeting, and his hopes for tonight, watch the video above.