Young and gay in 1980s Croydon

Posted on February 4th, by Alvin Shivmangal in Culture. No Comments

As Valentine’s Day approaches and hearts and flowers proliferate, Alvin Shivmangal recounts discovering an identity less ordinary

In some ways the 1980s seem very recent to me. It’s painful to recognise that the time since your youth is now measured in decades! But in other ways, looking back, they seem like another world…

Coming out can still be difficult for too many young gay men and … Read More »