Lynne Featherstone MP has sent a message of support to GFEST – Gaywise FESTival. GFEST which is recognised as  ‘London’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex (LGBTQI) cross- art festival for all’ is less than two weeks away.  All the festival events this year will take place at Bernie Grant Arts Centre in Tottenham, London from 7 to 9 November.

Organised by arts charity Wise Thoughts, GFEST 2013 programme includes diverse films, sensational music performances, art exhibition, workshops and a Bollywood theme party. The Lib-Dem MP for Hornsey and Wood Green, Ms Featherstone is a key political figure behind the successful passage of gay marriage bill (same-sex marriage bill) in the UK parliament.

LynneatGFESTThe message from Lynne Featherstone, MP and Minister for International development: I am more than happy to support GFEST – a bright and vibrant festival which showcases some of our best creative talent. And with equal marriage finally becoming law this year, we have even more to celebrate than usual! My sincere thanks to Wise Thoughts for organising the festival – I am proud that you’re based in my constituency!

Information about GFEST 2013 programme details and booking is on the festival official website :