Event features

There's a room for all your needs at The Apple Tree London

Posted by Planet Nation on 14 November 2018

The Apple Tree London has expanded its offering from a bar and function room - there are now 6 spaces available to hire including a therapy room and massage room!

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The Apple Tree London launches a new food menu!

Posted by Planet Nation on 13 November 2018

The Apple Tree in London hasn't even been open a year, yet it continues to go from strength to strength expanding their offering and holding more variety for LGBTQ+ people in the capital.

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Introducing ClexaCon!

Posted by Planet Nation on 17 September 2018

Welcome to the world of ClexaCon! What is ClexaCon, I hear you ask... well it is an event, which following two successful years in the US, has decided to expand across into Europe, and has chosen London as it's first new location! 

ClexaCon brings together actors and filmmakers from lesbian films, webseries and television - lesbians in media generally. One venue, two days, thousands of lesbians!

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Queer Space - an LGBTQ mental health performance night in York

Posted by Planet Nation on 17 April 2018

The second ever Queer Space will take place on the 11th May 2018 at the Fulford Arms in York. The event will host a similar wide range of performers and there will be stalls supporting local LGBTQ businesses (such as enamel pins, t-shirts and poetry pamphlets). This night will be fundraising for the York LGBTQ Youth Group because they are the future of this community in the city!

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Fringe presents Companions and Queer Ecologies Film screening

Posted by VictoriaB on 21 January 2018

Fringe are excited to welcome back festival alumni Liz Rosenfeld. A special event at The Cinema Museum.

A selection of works shown in 16mm followed by Q&A with Liz Rosenfeld at The Cinema Musuem as part of Fringe!

Forthcoming feature film Foxes screening at The Cinema Museum as part of Fringe.

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IWD Extravaganza

Posted by Planet Nation on 12 January 2018

1 venue, 6 rooms, over 20 activities from over 40 talented cis & trans LBQ women and non-binary people in our community.

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New Year's Eve Party Low Down

Posted by Planet Nation on 28 December 2017

Another New Year is creeping up on us... so we let you know what is on... where will you be going?

Are you planning to go out in town, or having a house party? Perhaps your idea of a good New Year is to enjoy it at home with a meal and a drink.

For those of you who are planning on going out, we've collated the events that are being held this NYE. There is quite a selection available so hopefully something for everyone.

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What is The Cliteratti?

Posted by Planet Nation on 27 September 2017

The Cliteratti are Hackney Wick’s up and coming queer women night - with live performance and RnB beats, they have been making a name for themselves with their events at the The Yard Theatre. Here, they tell us about their exciting new collaboration which will bring the best of queerlesque.

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Bristol Pride - the lesbian guide

Posted by Planet Nation on 05 July 2017

This year Planet Nation is heading west to Bristol for Bristol Pride!

There have been so many new nights that are queer and women-friendly that we just had to check out what made this place so fabulously friendly for us women... so our road trip is on!

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Find out more about the Pride in London Official Women's Party

Posted by Planet Nation on 13 June 2017

This year Pride in London are using their volunteers to host the official Pride in London women's party rather than collaborating with an existing promoter as they have in the past.

We chatted to the lead volunteer to find out more about what we can expect from the night...

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Meet the DJs supporting the Pride in London Women's Party

Posted by Planet Nation on 13 June 2017

The Pride in London Official Women's Party offers a selection of DJs fairly unknown on the main lesbian circuit in London. Along with the stunning venue, there is an opportunity to experience something different from your standard LBQ night out in London.

We find out a bit more about what you can expect from the DJs on the night...

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Sunday Service!

Posted by Planet Nation on 12 June 2017

If you're looking for a fun night out with a cabaret performance, in a great venue then look no further!

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Oh what a Pride, let's celebrate & party

Posted by Planet Nation on 12 June 2017

Pride in London - that time of year where London is swamped with events and where suddenly the LGBT community is everywhere... thing is there isn't always that much for women. This article includes our top 4 choices, LBQ events for women and other unofficial events taking place.

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Why do we need sober queer+LGBT spaces? CYOA dance party returns!

Posted by angelica on 12 April 2017

When talking about alcohol and drugs, most people who've spent time in queer and LGBT community have personal stories that are somewhat different to our straight and cis counterparts, perhaps for better or worse. What is the place for sober spaces in queer and LGBT community today?

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Brighton Fringe is full of flavour

Posted by Planet Nation on 30 March 2017

Brighton Fringe is England’s largest arts festival and one of the largest fringe festivals in the world. We set out to stimulate, educate and entertain a diverse range of people through a diverse range of art forms. And all this in an iconic city with unique cultural heritage. 

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Where will you be on NYE?

Posted by Planet Nation on 15 December 2016

Where will you be on NYE? We give you the run down on the events available for women this year

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Queer Fayre Christmas Special at Hackney Attic

Posted by Planet Nation on 28 November 2016

Queer Fayre sells crafted goods: art & cards; cooked food items such as cakes and jams; recycled and loved clothes, shoes books etc...

All sellers are crafts, selling great products for and by Queers... The venue has brilliant sunlight, a bar and plenty of space!

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Have you heard about The Glass Bar?

Posted by Planet Nation on 17 September 2016

Established in 1995

Creating Arts and Social events for Women

Chances are that if you live in London, you've heard of The Glass Bar.

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New night launching in Brighton!

Posted by Planet Nation on 08 September 2016

Summer may be nearly over but September brings the launch of an exciting new women’s social night in Brighton

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Croydon PrideFest Launches with a bang

Posted by Planet Nation on 23 August 2016

Croydon PrideFest, London’s second biggest pride, will kick off at 1.30pm with a parade through the town centre to Surrey Street, where the main festival will take place with a stage hosting live music and other acts throughout the day.

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