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Over the month of February there will be Tea-Time-talks at 2 at Reading Museum. Please come along to one of the talks. Who: Adults 16+ How Much: £5...

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Tea time talks at 2


September 4th 1957 (from BBC Archives and National Archives) The Report of the Departmental Committee on Homosexual Offences and Prostitution (better ...

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The Wolfenden Report

Oscar Wilde

At the height of his fame and success, while his masterpiece, The Importance of Being Earnest (1895), was still on stage in London, Wilde had the Marq...

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Oscar Wilde – Reading Gaol

wilfred owen

Wilfred Owen (1893-1918) is widely recognised as one of the greatest voices of the First World War. His self-appointed task was to speak for the men i...

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Wilfred Owen (1893-1918)

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On the following pages there will be articles from the interesting people we have found while researching Reading’s LGBT History through out tim...

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The Project