Pride London Parade Gathering Point
Join the Pride London Parade Queer Alternative walking group, details below.
From our organiser:
“Support Queer Alternative and join the parade walking group for LONDON PRIDE theme this year is:
#PRIDEMATTERS this can be used however you think or want to.
Paddington Street Gardens is the PRE-MEETING POINT time is about 12.40 onwards.
the nearest Tube station is Bakerstreet.
The meeting point(paddington street gardens) is where you will receive your Wrist bands
IF YOUR ON THE LIST OF REGISTERED ATTENDEES.
We will not have any Spares on the day as these will have been returned to London pride for other groups to use, so make sure your already booked to come before turning up.
I will be the last person to leave the meeting point at 14:10 to join the parade line up for any late arrivals.
Parade entry time is 14.10-14.55 Section 11F Position 68
London pride line up is at portland place via the cresent.
Please use any of the following methods to BOOK A PLACE BEFORE JUNE 24TH
(There will be no more after this date as the spares will have
been handed back to pride for others to use.)
Facebook msg and MESSAGE ME DIRECTLY to put your name down as going (Alex Hems) https://www.facebook.com/Theorb42
Email me directly at alexhems46 at gmail.com
Once i receive your msg I’ll add you and send a confirmation msgs in return.
If you need to include other names or groups of friends ect.. Please Include these names(name/surname) in the message.
Guidence notes for Walking groups and rules of the parade:
Simplyfied version of guidence notes and some basic safety info:
Things to expect on the day:
1. Bring your own water (though some water will be provided by myself its mostly for emergencies)
2. Even though sound equipment testing is generally allowed “briefly” Many dont respect it.. Ear plugs may be needed to protect hearing while waiting in the line up area..
Meeting point again is At Paddignton street Gardens. Paddington St, Marylebone, London W1U 5QA .
Then its time to enter the line up (times will be givien to us by London pride and we we let you know when they tell us.)
Time waiting in the line up area can and often is fairly long. (1 hour ish)
Toilets are normally provided by london pride near by and public ones are at the Gardens too.
3. NO ALCOHOL OR DRUGS!! before or during the march.
4. THE BARE MINIMAL CLOTHING MUST BE AT LEAST SWIM WEAR NO BUTTS OR GENITALS SHOWING.
5. Once in the Line up area and on the march the Parade staff have the final say in all things.
And finally just be your awesome self and enjoy the buzz!! “