This page presents a selection of Lords Library research produced for LGBT+ History Month (1 to 28 February), together with content that is also relevant. 

The Library publishes briefings on every major item of business in the House of Lords, as well as topical and current affairs briefings, providing impartial, authoritative, up-to-date information on key topics and events.

The House of Lords Administration has been named one of the most inclusive employers in Britain by LGBT equality charity Stonewall in its Top 100 Employers list for 2020. The House of Lords has placed 64 on this year’s list, the highest-ranking new entry in 2020.

Our Research

Browse our briefings and In Focus articles relating to LGBT+ History Month.

LGBT+ History Month 2021 Reading List

Browse books from our collection marking LGBT+ History Month 2021.

House of Lords Podcast: LGBT+ History Month

Lord Cashman talks about his journey to the Lords, fighting for equality, founding Stonewall with Sir Ian McKellen, and his thoughts on the new Channel 4 drama 'It's a Sin'.