London - Post Report Question and Answers

Is this a good city for LGBT expatriates? Why or why not?

There seemed to be a strong, welcoming LGBT community in the city. - Nov 2022


I think so - Aug 2022


Unknown, but probably! - May 2022


Yes. - Jun 2017


Very LGBT friendly. - Feb 2017


Yes. - Feb 2016


I think so! There's a large Pride parade and there are plenty of gay/lesbian bars and LGBT events around the city. Marriage and civil unions are legal here, and generally people seem pretty accepting. - Nov 2015


Yes. London is liberal as any big city in the U.S. - Aug 2015


Yes. - Jun 2015


Yes. - Jun 2015


Yes. - May 2015


They flew rainbow flags at the Embassy for Gay Pride Month, which is awesome. - Aug 2014


I'm gay and I had a great time in London. Using the same discretion I would in Canada, I never felt uncomfortable. I would hold my partner's hand while walking in parks, etc., and never had any problems. There is a wide variety of social circles and nightclubs to be involved in. - Sep 2012


Very accepting. - Jan 2012


Very accepting of gay and lesbian lifestyles. - Aug 2011


Yes! - Nov 2009


I would say so judging by the Soho area alone. - Mar 2009


There seem to be a huge population. - Sep 2008


Absolutely! Mayor Ken Livingston wants London to be the gay mecca of the world. - Feb 2008


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