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Bill Gardner examines its findings. Brighton and Hove has a much-trumpeted reputation as a city of tolerance, understanding and respect.
For decades, transgender people have flocked here from around the world to avoid discrimination and hate crime. But a panel set up to explore trans issues in the city has revealed that beneath the surface, things may not be as Val and kelly Royal Leamington Spa dating as they.
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The Trans Scrutiny Panel was set up by Brighton and Hove City Council in Marchwhen it was agreed that a cross-party trio of councillors sitting alongside two experts would examine issues facing transgender people in the city.
Scores of trans people came forward to talk about the difficulties they face finding a job, finding a house and staying safe. Many said they encountered deep-seated discrimination everywhere from sports facilities, banks, shops and pubs and clubs.
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They would have responsibility to commision the trans needs assessment and to develop a city-wide Trans Equalities Strategy.
In its opening statement, the council apologised for letting trans people down in the past. The first point of contact for anyone questioning their gender identity Warrington escort ads their GP.
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