Up to 10,000 for gay festival in the park

ORGANISERS of the annual Sheffield Pride, a celebration of the local lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities, expect their biggest-ever crowd in Endcliffe Park on Saturday, July 16. They are predicting an attendance of up to 10,000 for the fourth year. Last year saw 7,500 people in the park.

Sponsors and stallholders are being sought for the event, which includes live music, dance and cabaret tents. Contact info@sheffieldpride.org.uk.