First-ever Pride march in Harrogate 'will highlight town’s diversity'
The first-ever first Pride in Diversity Festival and Parade is to take place in Harrogate.
The new event is the work of a group formed in Harrogate last September in the wake of the Orlando massacre at a gay nightclub
Leonora Wassell, chair of Pride in Diversity and a Harrogate resident, said: “Harrogate is known for being a beautiful town but it is also more diverse than people think.
“We want to raise the awareness of this diversity and to foster an attitude of dignity, respect and inclusion for all.”
The festival’s ambitious programme, which will run from March to May, encompasses... read more
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