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Tag Archives: Manchester

Home Office denies asylum to gay man that ‘failed to prove’ sexuality

Robert Kityo

  Gay Ugandan-born Robert Kityo, who has been living in Manchester since 2011, fears for what could happen if the Home Office keeps its decision to deport him back to Uganda, where homosexuality is illegal. A decision letter written on behalf of Home Secretary Theresa May said that, “It is not accepted that you are a homosexual and an openly ...

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Drag queen employed as hotel concierge for Pride Glasgow

Anna Phylactic

A Glasgow hotel will be employing a drag queen concierge this weekend to coincide with the city’s hosting its annual Pride event. Anna Phylactic, a popular drag artist from Manchester, will be welcoming guests at the Glasgow Marriott Hotel on Saturday and Sunday. Anna, who runs Manchester’s Cha Cha Boudoir with sister Cheddar Gorgeous has been working at various Marriott ...

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Gay club boss fears Yes vote would be a ‘disaster’

Nightclub owner says Yes vote would be a 'disaster'

  As the Polling Places close and Ballot boxes are sent for counting, we hear from nightclub boss and owner of AXM Club in Glasgow, Haydn Pope, who says he fears a Yes vote will be a “disaster” and could hurt business with an increase in operating costs. The Welsh businessman, who also owns AXM in Manchester as well as ...

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