Welcome to the LGBT History Project – the
encyclopedia of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans history in the
United Kingdom. It was started in June 2011 and today it
contains over 2,300 articles, covering British LGBT life from
the 1st Century BC right up to the current day.
Click the time
capsule below to enter the site. You can then search for a
particular subject using the search box, or explore the UK’s
LGBT history through time via our Timelines
or by district using our clickable maps of the countries of the
United Kingdom. Or you can just click Recent
changes to see what our editors have been doing recently,
page to see what comes up.
LGBT History Month is celebrated throughout
February each year. The History Month theme for 2014 is
‘Music’, so we've created a Timeline
of UK LGBT Music.
This wiki has now received over 19,000 edits and 1.3 million
page views, and been upgraded to a WikiFactor of 6. A WikiFactor is a measure of the importance
of a wikisite – and shows that at least 6 of the articles
have been viewed over 6,000 times.
Browse thousands of years of LGBT UK history, or add your
own by setting up a free account, and start writing today.
There are lots of subjects still waiting to have articles
written about them.