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Support from Lousia Wall

Proud to Play are thrilled to have received a letter of support from the office of MP Lousia Wall.

Her letter reads as follows:

As the Chair of Labour’s Rainbow Caucus and member of Parliament’s Cross Party Rainbow Network, I am pleased to offer this letter in support of the Proud to Play Foundation’s inaugural Proud to Play sports tournament…

The Beginning

On Thursday 3rd September 2015 GLISA AP notified us that the sporting, cultural and human rights event planned for February 2016 could not be branded as the “Outgames”. The volunteer lead team in New Zealand, quickly gathered to decide how we should proceed and we were all very excited about continuing with plans to deliver a LGBT+ event in February 2016.