Category Archives: News

Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of Remembrance when we honour those trans people who have lost their lives in acts of violence because they were trans people. It is held each year on 20th November. If you know of any events that you would like to publicise please let Jane Hamlin know – jane@beaumontsociety.org.uk . One I have […]

Television Company needs Trans families

Crackit Productions have been commissioned to make a series, one of the programmes in the series is about Trans-families so I wanted to connect with you all. I have just cast an amazing series for Five called, ‘My Extreme OCD Life’, it was well received within the OCD community and all over contributors were complimentary […]

Dove campaign seeks amazing transgender women

Lucy Draper from an advertising agency has been in touch about a new project they are working on for Dove products. It’s all about finding amazing women with stories that are more than skin deep and, as part of this, they would love to hear from transgender women who might be interested in featuring in the […]

Participants in a Documentary Required

My name is Kirsty McLean and I am contacting you regarding a mini-documentary-series I am currently developing. The series is in partnership with and is funded by BAMM Global productions who create anthropological films. https://bammglobal.com/ The objective of the series is to show what Liberation can mean to different people. We want to concentrate on […]

Supporting Trans Employees in the Workplace

ACAS has commissioned the Institute for Employment Studies to research and report on trans and intersex employees and jobseekers in the workplace. This report has just been published and makes very interesting reading.Supporting trans employees in the workplace When commissioning the research on which this report is based, Acas was keen to gain insight from […]

AGM – Treasurer’s Report

For reasons beyond our control we were unable to present detailed accounts for the Financial Year 2015-2016 at the AGM in November 2016. However, I am delighted to report that at the AGM on 5th August 2017 the Treasurer’s Report and the accounts for both 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 were available to those who attended. You […]

Could you help with this research?

Further trans participants still wanted for independent research interviews on hormone treatment and psychological support. Participants will receive a £10 amazon voucher per interview, and a chance to speak about their experiences and voice any potential concerns, anonymously and strictly confidentially. For more information, please contact Loa on lsw0025@my.londonmet.ac.uk. Your time and input would be much […]

Mindline Trans+ Helpline

The Mindline Trans+ Helpline started as a pilot service in the South-West of England, but has now gone nationwide. It is open Mondays and Fridays from 8pm until Midnight. The number is 0300 330 5468 . Mindline Trans+ is a confidential and non-judgemental listening service for people who identify as Trans, non-binary and their friends, families and […]

Gender Identity Family Days

The Intercom Trust has organised a series of Gender Identity Family Days in Camborne, Cornwall for young trans+ people, those questioning their gender identity or who are gender non-conforming, their families, siblings, parents and carers. For more details click on this link. Family Days001

Annual General Meeting – President’s Report

Thank you to everyone who took the trouble to attend the Annual General Meeting at the Cairn Hotel in Harrogate on Saturday 5th August. There was a very encouraging attendance. The Minutes of the Meeting and the Treasurer’s Report will appear in due course, but here you can read the President’s Report. 2017 AGM President’s […]