In July of this year, the Government announced its intention to consult on how best to reform the process of changing one’s legal gender. There is now a real danger that enemies of gender diverse people will redouble their efforts to spread fear and misinformation about us. It is important that all those care about […]
We have been contacted by Leigh-Anne West who works at HMP Wymott in Lancashire with a desperate request for clothing for trans prisoners. This is a men’s prison, but they have several M to F trans people in residence. It is very difficult for them to acquire appropriate clothing so that they can be their […]
Dear members, My name is Anna and I research documentary ideas for a television company called What Larks Productions. Jane Hamlin has very kindly posted this message for me. Here at What Larks we produce innovative, sensitively made films including ‘The Great British Paraorchestra’ (Channel 4), and the docs ‘Jo Brand on Kissing’ and ‘Jo […]
Trans people are able to receive legal recognition of their acquired gender through a process set out in the Gender Recognition Act (GRA) 2004. Since the GRA came into force, only 4,910 people have legally changed their gender. This is fewer than the number of trans respondents to the government’s LGBT survey, who were clear […]
Abby Barras at Brighton University would like your help in her research project. All participants will be anonymous and anything you say will be totally confidential. Please help Abby if you can. More details of this interesting project can be found if you click on ‘Research Projects’.
Just in case you have not noticed, we have now been issued with an SSL Certificate which is proof that our website is secure. The only difference you will notice (because it was secure before) is that the URL is now https://www.beaumontsociety.org.uk rather than http://www.beaumontsociety.org.uk. That little ‘s’ is the evidence that the site is […]
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I am sorry but I made a typo on the Consent Forms that was with the new magazine – Issue 101. The email address for returning the form should be email@example.com . Somehow ‘uk’ got added to the end. I am sorry for any inconvenience that members experienced in trying to return the form.
One Tribe TV are interested in finding older individuals who do not identify with the sex on their birth certificates and are considering, or have made the decision to transition. This is the subject of a highly sensitive, positive and intelligent BBC documentary about individuals who choose to live out their final years in their […]