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Welcome, to the Voices and Visibility Website.
The website enables you to find out more about the law, people, symbols and themes that are represented in picture on the Voices and Visibility: Uncovering Hidden Histories wallchart.


There are three ways you may navigate around the website;
1 – There is a menu bar at the top of the page.
2 – There are four purple buttons in the middle of this home page.
3 – You can click on the wallchart at the bottom of this home page.

You can use accessibility functions by clicking on the eye icon at the top right of the screen.

There are audio descriptions of the wallchart and the profile photographs of the personalities.
To play these click on the ▶  button.
The audio description for the wallchart describes all elements of the chart.

Wall Chart audio description

Wallchart

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Edward Carpenter Ethel Smyth Alan Turing Lionel Blue Radclyffe Hall Ted Brown Jan Morris Jimmy Somerville Jeffrey Dudgeon Labi Siffre Lisa Power Kath Gillespie-Sells Stephen Whittle Jackie Kay Barbara Burford Peter Tatchell Chris Smith Linda Bellos Christine Burns Russell T Davies Angela Eagle Waheed Alli Sue Sanders Phyllis Opoku-Gyimah Nicola Adams Symbols Fanny and Stella Tom Daley 1861 Death Penalty for buggery abolished 2014 Marriage Same Sex Couples 2010 Equality Act 2012 Transgender England, Wales NI 1887 Death Penalty for buggery abolished Scotland 2005 Offence hate crime: Sexual Orientation 2006 Civil Partnership 2004 Gender Recognition 2003 Employment Rights 2001: Equal age of consent 2000 Duty to promote equality 2003 Repeal England and Wales 2000 Repeal Scotland 1999 Transgender Employment UK 1988 Section 28 and 2A 1982 Decriminalise Homosexual Acts NI 1980 Decriminalise Homosexual Acts Scotland 1967 Decriminalise homosexual acts England and Wales Themes Flags page

Edward Carpenter

Ethel Smyth

Alan Turing

Lionel Blue

Radclyffe Hall

Ted Brown

Jan Morris

Jimmy Somerville

Jeffrey Dudgeon

Labi Siffre

Lisa Power

Kath Gillespie-Sells

Stephen Whittle

Jackie Kay

Barbara Burford

Peter Tatchell

Chris Smith

Linda Bellos

Christine Burns

Russell T Davies

Angela Eagle

Waheed Alli

Sue Sanders

Phyllis Opoku-Gyimah

Nicola Adams

Symbols

Fanny and Stella

Tom Daley

1861 Death Penalty for buggery abolished

2014 Marriage Same Sex Couples

2010 Equality Act

2012 Transgender England, Wales NI

1887 Death Penalty for buggery abolished Scotland

2005 Offence hate crime: Sexual Orientation

2006 Civil Partnership

2004 Gender Recognition

2003 Employment Rights

2001: Equal age of consent

2000 Duty to promote equality

2003 Repeal England and Wales

2000 Repeal Scotland

1999 Transgender Employment UK

1988 Section 28 and 2A

1982 Decriminalise Homosexual Acts NI

1980 Decriminalise Homosexual Acts Scotland

1967 Decriminalise homosexual acts England and Wales

Themes

Flags page

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