64th BFI London Film Festival LGBTQ+ highlights

The 64th BFI London Film Festival (LFF) runs from October 7th-18th, and like many other festivals, Covid-19 restrictions mean that it's taking a different form this year. Given current circumstances the 2020 programme offers a reduced number of feature films, just 58, plus collections of short films and experimenta, but with an expanded reach across... Continue Reading →

Alan Turing to be the Face of New £50 Banknote

The Bank of England announced today that the pioneering gay scientist Alan Turing will be the face of the new £50 note, the first printed on polymer. Alan Turing £50 Banknote Concept Involving the public in the initial selection process, the Bank of England revealed that they received 227,299 nominations for 989 different scientists during... Continue Reading →

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