Trans Day of Remembrance UK

Remembering those who have died because of transphobia

The changing display at the right depicts a few of those who died in 2016 as a result of transphobia. For a full list see www.transgenderdor.org.

Jasmine Sierra
Jasmine Sierra
Veronica Banks Cano, mid 50s
Veronica Banks Cano, mid 50s
Maya Young, aged 25
Demarkis Stansberry, aged 30
Kedaroe/Kandicee Johnson, aged 16
Kedaroe/Kandicee Johnson, aged 16
Quartney Davia Dawsonn-Yochum, aged 32.
Quartney Davia Dawsonn-Yochum aged 32
Shante Isaac aged 43
Shante Isaac, aged 43
Kayonna Blakeney, aged 22.
Kayonna Blakeney, aged 22
Tyreece ‘Reecey’ Walker, aged 32
Tyreece 'Reecey' Walker, aged 32
Mercedes Successful aged 32
Mercedes Successful, aged 32
Amos Beede aged 38
Amos Beede, 38 years old
'Goddess' Diamond, aged 38
Goddess Diamond, aged 38
Dee Whighham, a nurse aged 25
Dee Whigham, aged 25
Skye Mockiabee, aged 26
Skye Mockiabee, aged 26
Erykah Tijerina, aged 36
Erykah Tijerina, aged 36
Rae Lynn Thomas, aged 28
Rae Lynn Thomas, aged 28
Tamara Dominguez, aged 36
Tamara Dominguez, aged 36
TT (T.T. Saffore), 20s or 30s
TT (T.T. Saffore), late 20s or early 30s
Crystal Edmunds, aged 32
Crystal Edmonds, aged 32
Jazz Alford, aged 30
Jazz Alford, aged 30

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Torquay 2014

Date: 
Thursday 20 November 2014, 7:00pm
Town: 
Torquay
Description: 
Transgender Day of Remembrance 2014
Venue: 
The Horizon Centre
Address: 
Torbay Hospital, Torquay.
Postcode: 
TQ2 7BP
Organised by: 

Transfigurations and by Proud2Be

Further information: 

A candlelit vigil will be held to memorialise those transgender people who have lost their lives due to transphobic hate crime this year.
This will be preceded by a short film created by Transfigurations and followed by the showing of the "A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo story" - the moving and award winning film about the life of a transgender woman.
The event will be attended by members of the Devon and Cornwall Police and dignitaries.
The event is open to all.
Sponsored by Devon and Cornwall Police and T & SD HCFT NHS.

A light buffet will be available - there will be no charge for this but any donations to Transfigurations to help with the costs of running the group would be very welcome.

For full details - and the link to *book your place* (so there's enough food) see www.transfigurations.co.uk/pages/contact.html.

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