Celebrating York Pride

News | Posted on Friday 12 July 2019

Students and staff at the University celebrated York Pride this year with a flag raising on campus, and participation in the annual parade.

The rainbow flag is raised at Greg's Place to celebrate York LGBT Pride 2019
The rainbow flag is raised at Greg's Place to celebrate York LGBT Pride 2019

Campus Rainbow Flag Raising event

On Monday 3 June 2019 the Acting Vice Chancellor, Saul Tendler, raised the rainbow flag to celebrate York Pride 2019. Members of the University community came along to show their support and to hear a number of speeches:

York Pride Parade

Many members of the University community took part in this year's York Pride Parade on Saturday 8 June under a joint staff and student University banner. After the parade there were further celebration activities at York Racecourse, including a science-themed stall organised by the Departments of Physics and Psychology. Despite the rain, everyone involved enjoyed this family friendly event.

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Equality and Diversity Office
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Contact us

Equality and Diversity Office
equality@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 324680
@EqualityatYork