Pride Hub To Close In Swindon’s Regent Circus
Swindon & Wiltshire Pride’s Hub is to close it’s current Regent Circus location in Swindon.
The charity, which was loaned the use of the unit in the town’s retail centre, was given notice earlier this month that they would have to vacate by the end of the January.
The Pride Hub was provided as a diverse and inclusive space run solely by volunteers for the LGBTQIA+ community. The hub also provided the opportunity to purchase Pride merchandise, meet the committee and find LGBTQ+ information.
In a post of Facebook advising of the closure, it is said that a more central home is being sought for the replacement. The hub has been previously located on a ‘pop-up’ basis in Swindon’s Brunel Centre, as well as locations in Trowbridge & Salisbury.
The hub will is scheulded to open on Saturday January 21st and Saturday January 28th between 11 and 4. For more information regarding Swindon & Wiltshire Pride, and further developments, Please check the Pride Website : www.swindonwiltshirepride.co.uk
UPDATE Since the original publication of this story, The Pride Hub has been granted an extension of lease, so continues to open weekly.