First ever Pride in Belper event was a huge multi-coloured success

Hundreds of revellers took part in the first ever Pride in Belper event on Saturday.

Monday, 5th August 2019, 11:18 am
John, Jeremy, Ellie, Julia, Nickie.

The flags were out, bunting was up and windows were brim full of rainbow colours and messages of support in th etown centre .

Town mayor Simon Mallett and his consort Mary Dwyer opened Pride in Belper and the Golden Rainbows group led a ‘Strutt with Pride’ from Belper Market Place. There was a march down King Street then back to the Memorial Gardens where there was family activities and live music through the afternoon and early evening.

Amy, Jess, Beth.
Nathan, Olwen.
Summer, Elly.
A band led the procession down King Street.
The parade heads off down King street.
The Belper Pride parade.
Belper mayor was amongst the walkers.
Derbyshire crime commissioner Hardya Dhindsa joined the walkers.
Walkers on King street.
Walkers on King street.
The Belper Pride parade.