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Transgender flag flown at Preston Town Hall to honour those who died in anti-transgender violence

Posted on - 20th November, 2020 - 12:36pm | Author - | Posted in - Politics, Preston City Centre, Preston Council, Preston News
Preston City Council honour trans lives by flying the flag
Preston City Council honour trans lives by flying the flag

Preston City Council are flying the transgender flag on the town hall today on the Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR).

TDOR was started in 1999 and happens annually to honour the memory of the transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence.

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Preston City Council shared a picture of the flag to their social media with the message: “This #TransDayOfRemembrance we honour those who have lost their lives to transphobic violence.

“All trans people deserve safety, dignity, joy, and a future where they can thrive without apology.”

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