London Olympics Cancels Pride House, Cites Lack of Sponsorship

Published Date Author: , April 25th, 2012

2012 London OlympicsThe Pride House event a this year’s London Olympics, designed to promote the LGBT community, has reportedly been cancelled due to a lack of funding.

An email leaked to the Streatham Guardian by the event organisers said the 18-day festival, which had been planned for Clapham Common and supported by patrons including Stephen Fry and Peter Tatchell.

The executive director of Pride House, Chad Molleken, had written: “A combination of the lack of sponsorship and headline entertainment has proven to make the event commercially unviable.

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