Our History

We exist to provide a voice for LGBTQI people of colour in Greater Manchester and the North West. As a community and as individuals we are too often silenced or forgotten about. We strive to influence change within and outside of LGBTQI communities both locally and nationally.

August 2012

Rainbow Noir was dreamt up by 4 black queer women in Manchester in 2012 after having had enough of being erased and overlooked in Manchester’s LGBT+ scene, as well as within our cultural communities.

Febuary 2013

2013.png

The very first Rainbow Noir meeting was held at the LGBT+ Center in Manchester.

The has continued to meet on the 2nd Thursday of the month ever since.

July 2019

64581663_471769186923771_707743856751537

World Pride NYC 2019

August 2019

67420260_152412949194795_587723179966914

Best charity /community entry Manchester Pride 2019

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Write your title here. Click to edit.

This is a paragraph where you can add any information you want to share with website visitors. Click here to edit the text, change the font and make it your own.