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  • Support Survivors Manchester in their sponsored Silence for Pounds campaign

    Survivors Manchester (a survivor-led/survivor-run voluntary organisation) is running a sponsored silence on International Men’s Day in Greater Manchester. This in order to highlight the silence boys and men feel as victims of sexual abuse and rape and in the process raise money to provide emotional support to male survivors. They are looking for individuals, offices, […]

  • Join Creative Support at their Leeds event

    For the second year in a row, Creative Support (a high quality provider of person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental health and other needs) is marking International Men’s day by holding an excellent event in Leeds on 20 November. As well as the opportunity to meet BBC star and film-maker, Jonny Benjamin,  there […]

  • Parliamentary Group to mark International Men’s Day

    The  All Party Parliamentary Group on Fatherhood is hosting a men in health care settings event for Parliamentarians on 19 November. It’s great news that International Men’s Day is being marked in the mother of all Parliaments. Speakers: June O’Sullivan – CEO, London Early Years Foundation – Men in Healthcare Nick Smithers – Abused Men In […]

  • Join Men Against Violence and Women’s Voice in Blackburn on IMD

    This year in Blackburn, on 19 November, Men Against Violence and Women’s Voice are hosting a fantastic International Men’s Day event about violence against men in partnership with a range of other organisations. Women’s Voice is led by Anjum Anwar MBE and in recent years they have ran events about a range of hate crimes including disability and […]

  • Eleven organisations sign up to support International Men’s Day in the UK

    In the past weeks 11 organisations have contacted us to say they publicly support International Men’s Day in the UK. The ManKind Initiative Working With Men Men Get Eating Disorders Too Creative Support Survivors Manchester Men’s Groups False Allegations Support Organisation Men Do Complain Justice for Men and Boys After Nyne National Conference for Men and […]

  • Three weeks to go to celebrate International Men’s Day

    There is just three weeks to go before International Men’s Day in the UK is celebrated. You can see what organisations have already pledged their support and over the coming weeks, the site will set out who are holding events and where. If you are an organisation holding an event, a celebration or just want to be seen […]

  • Tell us about your plans, events and celebrations for International Men’s Day

    Following last year’s success, we are looking for charities, public sector organisations, companies, celebrities, campaigners, men, women and children across our country to tell us about how they will highlight and celebrate  International Men’s Day  on Tuesday 19 November 2013. International Men’s Day is a fantastic opportunity for men and women around the UK to: Have […]

  • Three new events listed

    On our events page, three new events have been listed covering the national Men and Boys Conference, a national conference on male victims of domestic abuse and Movember. All three events well worth supporting and all based on supporting the key IMD 2013 theme: Keeping Men and Boys Safe.

  • Welcome to the new website

    Welcome everyone to the new website designed to bring you the latest news, events and information on the celebration of International Men’s Day in the UK. This site will list those great organisations who support and celebrate this landmark day in the UK, the huge range of events and initiatives being run and also offer practical […]