The former Mayor of Drogheda Kevin Callan helps Drogheda Pride Manager Peter James Nugent to raise the LGBTQ flag at the Council offices in Fair Street. Photo: Jimmy Weldon.
Outcomers and Outcomers Drogheda with the support of LGBT youth groups in other parts of Louth are seeking your support to give visibility to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community in the county.
They are asking you to fly the flag for LGBT+ Visibility.
“We are excited to invite business owners and service providers around the county to join the celebration by placing a rainbow flag in their front windows to create visibility and representation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people in Louth” said spokesperson Bernardine Quinn.
Flags can be requested for free from Outcomers.
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“We are planning to make a video showing off Louth in all its colourful glory, so we ask that you put up your flag and leave them up from the 1st to the 19th of July this will encompass other Pride events around the county.
“Outcomers have been celebrating PRIDE for twelve years. There are also some other prides that take place across the county
“However, with COVID19 2021 will be another year that we won’t get to make a splash of colour and come together to celebrate with our community and the wider community in person.
“In 2021 we are asking to make a different splash of colour; we are asking that every business in Louth would fly the pride flag in their windows to show their support for LGBTI+ visibility around Louth.”
Outcomers are open six days a week and the support they provide is free of charge. Outcomers can be contacted on 042 9329816, via email on firstname.lastname@example.org or on social media.
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