Isle of Wight
The largest town is Ryde.
In the 16th century Nicholas Udall was for a time vicar of Calborne on the Isle of Wight.
Break out Isle of Wight is a group for LGBT young people to meet other young people, make friends, talk about things important to them and have fun! In 2019 it was advertised as meeting alternate Tuesdays from – 6.30pm-8.30pm .
The Wishnet website had an article entitled "History of the gay community on the Island".Isle of Wight Pride has been held in Ryde from 2017, however the 2020 Pride event was cancelled because of the coronavirus problem. .
- Isle of Wight County Press 13 Nov 1992
- https://www.theproudtrust.org/youth-groups/breakout-isle-wight/ accessed 25 Nov 2019.
- http://www.wish-net.co.uk/over34/wish-net.php?lesbian-gay-bisexual-transgender Wishnet - Isle of Wight Integrated Sexual Health Network missing on website 25 Nov 2019