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Welcome to Gay Somerset – This is your place to find out about gay life in and around the county of  Somerset.

Gay Somerset is part of the PrideWest Magazine, our websites mission is to inform and support the Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual and Transgender community in Somerset.  You’ll find details of gay scene venues in the County, and also details of support and social groups to participate in.

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OutdoorLads : Cheddar Gorge Spring Weekend

Outdoorlads, the gay outdoor pursuits group are hosting an action packed weekend in Cheddar Gorge. 300 million years in the making, Britain’s deepest gorge, largest underground river and highest cliffs, truly cement Cheddar Gorge as one of the UK’s seven natural wonders. The highest limestone cliffs in the country tower above you and offer fantastic views ...

LGBT History Month 2015

LGBT History Month is a month-long annual observance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history, and the history of the gay rights and related civil rights movements. In the United Kingdom, it is observed during February, to coincide with a major celebration of the 2005 abolition of Section 28. Every year a range of arts, ...

EACH Receives Funding Towards Youth Programme

EACH has received £7000 from The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation towards its Youth Volunteering Programme 2015. The StandUp Foundation was established by rugby star Ben Cohen to raise awareness of the long-term, damaging effects of bullying and to raise funds to support those doing real-world work to stop it. EACH is the multi award-winning charity ...

Take Part In A LGBT Survey

A local trust is carrying out a survey about the needs of the LGBT community in the area on a range of topics The Diversity Trust, based in Somerset, has been asked by the Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Commissioner, Sue Mountstevens, and by the Bristol Recovery Orientated Alcohol and Drug Service (Bristol ROADS) ...

Somerset Gay Scene Guide

Karaoke, Quiz Nights, Dancing round your handbag, Raving your bits off or just a quiet pint with your friends – you’ll find that venues across Somerset & Bristol that have something for everyone. Take a look at our handy Scene Guide to find out where to go.

Browse our Somerset Scene Guide Here

Somerset LGBT Community Groups

Somerset is fortunate to have a wide range of both social and support groups available to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community, both within the County itself and also the neighbouring areas, so you’re never too far away from either a Social or Support Group, and you’ll find many of these listed in our Community Group Guide

Browse our Community Group Guide