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TIME FOR CHANGE-NOW! exhibition,official launch for LGBT History Month 2013.
To kick off Just a Ball Games?’s support of LGBT History Month 2013 the ‘TIME FOR CHANGE–NOW! exhibition was officially launched at the National Football Museum on 4th Feb 2013. The museum had hosted the exhibition for 3 days and the event was supported by Manchester FA’s CEO Colin Bridgford and social inclusion officer John Hurst.
Over 2000 visitors had seen the exhibition many whom had spoken to JBG’s committee members who staffed a small stall for the weekend.
Attending the launch along with Patron of JBG? and local businessman Iain Scott, were the PFA’s John Hudson, LMA’s Frank Clark, staff of the National Football Museum, a contingent of several Hyde FC representatives including Chairman Tahir Khan, Fulcrum Sports Therapy’s Trevor Burchick MBE, Paul Amann of Liverpool FC LGBT Supporters Club, and other members of the LGBT community.
The exhibition is now being made available for hire as a mobile exhibition to anyone who wishes to make use of the panels and educational packs which accompany them.
Pictures from the event can be found here: https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=7e9b6a1161b0fcf5&id=7E9B6A1161B0FCF5%21218&Bsrc=SkyMail&Bpub=SDX.SkyDrive&sc=Photos&authkey=!AKjqLU2asHH898E
With thanks to photographer Paul Prole.
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