We'll be discussing The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton.
Coming events CAGS
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Vintage fifties film with James Dean.Troubled man with history. Tickets £7 conc
Inter-group pub evening in Balham Wetherspoons, (opposite Balham tube and rail stations). Food available until 10pm.
Marlene Dietrich; Ultimate Gay Icon 7.30pm Kennington. Join Terry Sanderson for his show exploring the life and career of this fascinating personality. Clips of some of Dietrich’s campest films and a look at her heroic efforts to oppose the Nazis. Tickets £11.50/£9.50 concs
Annual event to show LGBT is alive and kicking in Central London. Those wishing to join the march are advised to contact Opening Doors. If you don't want to march you can join SLG who are meeting at Regent Street/corner with Margaret Street (north of Oxford Circus) at 1pm to watch the parade, preceded by an optional snack or meal at 12 noon in the 5th floor restaurant in John Lewis, Oxford Street, W1C 1DX.
1959 film in which Anthony Quayle plays a vicar falsely accused of molesting a local delinquent, and facing a barrage of homophobic abuse. Cliff Richard in his big screen debut. Meet by Box Office by 4.40pm. Tickets £7 (concs).
Chris Park from the Merton LGBT Forum traces UK law on same sex behaviour (mostly male) from 1533 to the present day.
Cabaret headlined by Mark Bunyan and Peter Scott-Presland, to include Rainbow Singers Across Borders and a variety of Pride's Got Talent performers. Free.
Came and join CAGS and other LGBT groups in the parade (gathering 12:15 in Poplar Walk / North End), and then on to the festival in the Queen's Gardens, for stalls and entertainment. There will be a CAGS stall, also showcasing other local groups.
Members of the former Guildford Area Gay Group are organizing a garden party, in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital. Tickets are £5 and are only available in advance (not on the door). Tickets available for distribution and payment at SLG's 11 July meeting. Train leaves Waterloo 11.53 calling at Clapham Junction 12.00 and arrives Aldershot 12.49. Bring a bottle or equivalent (eg 4 cans). Donations of gay books, mags, videos, DVDs for the charity bookstall would be appreciated.