Q is for Queer as Folk #atozchallenge

Yesterday, I was guest blogging over at TanGental.

When Geoff invited me to write a post about gay life in London, during the 1980s, as part of the A to Z challenge he is participating in, a trip down memory lane had me at the keyboard.

Please pay Geoff and his blog a visit and leave any comments there.

I hope you enjoy reading about my trip down memory lane. In fact, I’ve already started writing my first book that will include a lot of these memories.

Thank you, Geoff, for inviting me to write a guest post.


2016-04-17 14.56.20

When I arrived in London in 1979, it was a month before the Tories under Mrs Thatcher took power. I’m not one of those who think her terms in office were the worst thing that ever has happened; a Curate’s egg from where I sit.

2016-04-17 14.59.41

But one thing about which she was not just wrong but criminally wrong was her attitude towards homosexuals and gender differences generally.

View original post 1,476 more words

Author: Hugh W. Roberts

My name is Hugh. I live in the city of Swansea, South Wales, in the United Kingdom. My blog covers a wide range of subjects, the most popular of which are my blogging tips posts. If you have any questions about blogging or anything else, please contact me by clicking on the 'Contact Hugh' button on the menu bar. Click on the 'Meet Hugh' button on the menu bar of my blog to learn more about me and my blog.