30th June 2001

Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J 9DZ

In 1971 about 200 activists and probably the same number of police escorts organised a Gay Day in Hyde Park followed by a procession down Oxford Street, ending up in Trafalgar Square. Pride was born. By 2001 it took about 200 people just to carry the rainbow flag alone with tens of thousands taking part…