What we're about
This is a group run by women, for women who identify as lesbian, queer, bi, & gay who are over 35 (although we do have some younger members). It is a friendship group for singles and couples alike. We host a variety of regular events such as pub meet-ups & quiz's, café get-togethers, evening meals, club nights, cinema, music, & theatre events, various fun outdoor activities like camping, scenic walks, picnics, Beach BBQ's, bike rides... and much more! (please see the calendar for further details).
Membership to the group costs £5 a year (accounts will be removed if they remain unpaid after a month) to cover costs such as (but not limited to) Meetup.com charges to use their platform of £150 a year (dependent on the exchange rate), printing, badges, signs, outdoor games equipment, picnic consumables & Gazebo, Christmas & Summer party costs (that aren’t covered by the ticket price), other equipment costs, and some venue costs. All members involved with organising the group are unpaid volunteers, and no monies are used as payment to them, all funds go directly back into organising our group. We have a Community Group bank account - please either use the bank account, or the PayPal account to make your payment, Thank You - use your User ID as your reference number. Bank details as follows:
• PayPal – Meetupfirstname.lastname@example.org
• Lloyds Treasurers Account - Brighton over 35s Lesbian & Queer Women's Group
Account number - 59644168
Sort code - 309897
Please let the event host know if you have any questions regarding disabled access or any special requirements.
Note - This group is predominantly women members, men are welcome as our friends and guests (except to women only events). The group's organisers acknowledge that gender and sexuality are a personal matter and do not judge people on their sex or physical appearance. We welcome all women, and those who identify with the queer and lesbian community, and ask that all members behave respectfully towards everyone else who chooses to join. We do however reserve the right to exclude any members who behave unacceptably.
You are responsible for your own safety and wellbeing. If it's relevant, please bring food, water and any medication that you may require. Do not sign up to any event that you do not consider yourself fit for, such as long strenuous hikes, sea-swimming, or hill-climbing. The organisers accept no responsibility for any injury that may occur on any Over 35s meet-ups.
The content of this group is moderated and anything posted by members that may be offensive to others will be deleted.