just a ball game

Kick homophobia out of sport - just a ball game?

JBG? welcomes all clubs and organisations wishing to become a partner to help endorse the goals and aims of JBG? If you are interested in becoming a partner please contact JBG? directly

Bedfordshire FA

Bedfordshire FA

The Bedfordshire FA has been in existence for over 100 years and nowadays can claim a membership of over 500 clubs including Wembley finalists!

The Bedfordshire FA aims to establish safe and structured football opportunities for the benefit of all concerned irrespective of age, colour, gender, sexual orientation and disability.

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Bradford Brewery

Bradford Brewery

Bradford Brewery – launched in Bradford City Centre in February 2015. The newly-converted brewery building is off Westgate and Rawson Road, Bradford, at the heart of the city’s fast-growing leisure scene – more recently dubbed the Independent Quarter.

Beer lovers can sample the wares at the brewery’s attached pub - The Brewfactory - which will also be showcasing beers from other great UK breweries.p>

The Bradford Brewery is also a 'SAFE SPACE' for LGBT football fans and sports fans on a matchday to meet up.

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Wonderkid

Wonderkid

WONDERKID is a 20 minute short film that follows the inner turmoil of an unnamed football prodigy as he comes to terms with his own identity, struggling to reconcile his sexuality with his issues with alcohol and OCD.

We want to challenge the way people think about homophobia, not only in football, but in their everyday lives.

Director Rhys Chapman co-wrote the script with writer Terence Corless, producing a story tackling a subject matter that has sorely lacked widespread attention.

WONDERKID provides an insight into the trauma caused by homophobia, and challenges preconceptions about what it is to be ‘masculine’.

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UNITE the Union

UNITE the Union

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans in Unite

LGBT equality in the workplace continues to be hard fought for. Many LGBT workers face harassment and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

We are raising awareness and campaigning for LGBT equality, and encourage LGBT workers to join and become active in our union.

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Lucozade Power League Manchester Central

Lucozade Power League Manchester Central

Lucozade Power league Manchester Central pride themselves on being the chamions of 5 a-side football and have a mission 'To provide a safe, fun and enjoyable envoironment for users of all ages and abilities to enjoy 5 a side football.'

The staff and referees have been great supporters of JUST A BALL GAME? since the team joined the league in January 2016.

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Manchester Canalsiders

Manchester Canalsiders

Rugby League is more popular than ever before! Manchester Canalsiders the UK's First LGBT Rugby League Club offers an oppurtunity for our community to Get Fit, Learn To Play Rugby and meet new friends and enjoy the social side as well as the rugby itself.

Our aim is to have a Mens & Womens Rugby League Team & for those people that feel full contact rugby is not for them we will be offering a Mixed Touch Rugby Team all the fun of rugby but non contact.

Our motto is One Club For All & we offer all LGBT young and old alike as well as their friends & family the chance to enjoy Rugby League & the sort of team experience that only sport can provide. Our teams will regularly play against others in exciting tournaments and matches.

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Manchester Roller Derby

Manchester Roller Derby

The UK’s first co-ed roller derby league Formed in 2010, Manchester Roller Derby aims to provide a centrally located and inclusive roller derby EXPERIENCE to anyone who wants to give this amazing sport a try. We have two women’s teams, two men’s teams, and we work hard to make sure that anyone who wants to give this sport a try has the opportunity.

Manchester Roller Derby (MRD) was formed in March 2010, by two skaters who had previously skated with Rainy City Roller Girls. They wanted to set up an inclusive roller derby club – one where anyone could give the sport a go, regardless of gender or ability. One of these skaters was our very own Sui-Cider.

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International Gay and Lesbian FA

International Gay and Lesbian FA

The International Gay and Lesbian Football Association (IGLFA) shall foster and augment the self respect of gay women and men throughout the world, and engender respect and understanding from the non-gay world, through the medium of football

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Vanilla

Vanilla

Vanilla - where the girls are. Vanilla Club

Described as "the lesbian mecca of the north", Vanilla is a lively women's den situated in the heart of Manchester's gay village.

Vanilla's aim is to always provide our clientelle with a range of new and exciting events. Our website offers you a preview of parties, special events, drinks promotions.

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Serenity Security Solutions

Serenity Security Solutions

Mission Statement

Serenity Security exists to break the mold of the old-school security stereotype. We strive to achieve professional distinction and maintain our hard-earned reputation for quality staff and exceptionally high standards of practice.

We focus on providing a proactive, personal service that meets client requirements and exceeds their expectations at a competitive rate.

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National Football Museum

National Football Museum

We are proud to care for the world’s greatest football collection - over 140,000 items - including the FIFA Collection.Great exhibitionsWe explore football - past and present - through world class exhibitions, looking at the game from every angle, telling the stories that matter to all of us. Football changes lives We use the power of football to improve people’s lives, through our outstanding learning and community programmes.

Who is the Museum for? The Museum is for everyone, regardless of age, gender, disability, sexuality, religion or any other factor. It is not just for those who are interested in or passionate about the sport.

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Anti Homophobia in Sport Exhibition

Anti Homophobia in Sport Exhibition

Anti-homophobia in Sport Exhibition Project [AHS], TIME FOR CHANGE-NOW! has developed an educational partnership with Lindsay England’s Just a Ball Game? Organisation.

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Fulcrum Sports Therapy

Fulcrum Sports Therapy

Proudly offers a wide range of personalised treatments, including injury rehabilitation, for people like you, from the Fulcrum Recuperation Clinic.

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Manchester FA

Manchester FA

The Manchester Football Association is the guardian of our national game in Greater Manchester.

Responsible for efficiently governing and developing the local game, the Manchester FA strives to positively influence participation for all in football regardless of age, ability, sex, sexual orientation, race, religion and socioeconomic status.

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Tshirt Xpress

Tshirt Xpress

We have many years experience in superior quality personalized garment printing which includes: Vinyl and plot cutting & Lettering, Digital Transfer Print including pictures & photograghs, Screen Printing, Embroidery and Design Services.

We are proud to provide a service to JUST A BALL GAME?

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Equity Foundation

Equity Foundation

Launched in January 2013,we are a new organisation with a heritage to be proud of. As part of Equity Housing Group, a social housing provider, our roots are firmly in the communities that we have helped to build over the past fifty years.

Our model of community investment is different. We believe that great ideas already exist within our communities, and by sharing our commitment and our resources we know that we can achieve far more than if we worked in isolation. We therefore invest support and funding in community groups and charities that work to strengthen and improve neighbourhoods and communities.

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