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Pride (15) film screening

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

As part of LGBTQ+ History Month we are screening Pride!

Pride is a British comedy-drama based on a true story about a group of lesbian and gay activists who lend their support to striking miners in Wales.
Set in the summer of 1984 – Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is on strike. At the Gay Pride March in London, a group of gay and lesbian activists decides to raise money to support the families of the striking miners. But there is a problem. The Union seems embarrassed to receive their support.
But the activists are not deterred. They decide to ignore the Union and go direct to the miners. They identify a mining village in deepest Wales and set off in a mini bus to make their donation in person. And so begins the extraordinary story of two seemingly alien communities who form a surprising and ultimately triumphant partnership.

Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kZfFvsKDuUU

Doors will open at 6:30pm with the screening starting at 7:00pm.

The bar will be open, serving alcohol, soft drinks, and popcorn!

Tickets prices:
Limited free tickets
Concession ticket £3
Standard ticket £5
‘Pay it forward’ ticket £8

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If you require an essential companions ticket or have any access requirements please email jessica@stretfordpublichall.org.uk