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Wish April Ashley a happy 80th birthday

On Wednesday 29th April, Liverpool born April Ashley, trans icon, model,  actress and advocate,  will celebrate her 80th birthday. We at Liverpool Trans adore her and would like to let her know just how much she means to us and to our … Continue reading

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Liverpool Trans at Reclaim the Night

Reclaim the Night campaigns for an end to Violence Against Women, challenging street harassment and ending rape culture. On the 24th April 2015 100 women marched through the streets of Liverpool, loud and proud. The Rallying point included a host … Continue reading

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Transition Without Destination

My heart sometimes falls when I hear the word “transition”. Often because, to many people, it represents a medical transition, with a clear end point. It’s almost as much of an oversimplification as condensing the whole of trans experience into … Continue reading

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The power of #TDOV and living visibly

Yesterday was Transgender Day of Visibility, an event held annually on March 31st celebrating the lives of transgender people. It’s intention is to applaud achievements of the trans* community while also highlighting the many issues and prejudices it faces. Liverpool … Continue reading

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Transgender Day of Visibility

Tuesday 31st March is Transgender Day of Visibility, an international event that annually promotes trans* visibility as empowerment. International Transgender Day of Visibility is a day to visibly celebrate being transgender and for allies to show their support for the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Liverpool Trans!

Hello and welcome to Liverpool Trans! This website has been created to share positive stories about trans people, their experiences, and the wider trans community. As Transgender Day of Visibility (31st March) is fast approaching, we thought it would be … Continue reading

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