Gay community lines up Out and Proud event

THE town’s gay community will join forces for a special celebration next weekend.

The Out and Proud event organised by the Hastings and Rother Rainbow Alliance takes place at Azur on Saturday, February 26, from 1.30pm until 5.15pm.

All lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents are invited as well as friends and supporters.

There will be speeches and 25 information stalls running throughout the day.

There will also be a free buffet, a pay bar and live music from The Qukelele Band and singers Jean Fessy and Carol Prior, comedy and jugglers.

Organisers are hoping for a bumper turnout and are promising a few surprises on the day as well.

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