Viva puts on a show for Chechnya

A cast of 38 local performers is to take to the stage at Viva Blackpool on July 31, alongside Britain's Got Talent semi-finalist Danny Beard and club star Soraya Vivian.

Friday, 7th July 2017, 1:38 pm
Updated Tuesday, 18th July 2017, 8:28 am
Blackpool cabaret stars are putting on a show to raise funds to support LGB&T people in the area and in Chechnya
Blackpool cabaret stars are putting on a show to raise funds to support LGB&T people in the area and in Chechnya

The Unite for Chechnya charity show is to raise funds for two charities working to support LGB&T people both locally and in Chechnya where gay people have been reportedly abducted and put into detention camps.

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Funds raised at the ticket only event will be split between Rainbow Railroad, an international charity which supports LGB&T people escape persecution in their countries, and Horizon LGB&T’s hardship fund which provides assistance to people in the area living with or affected by HIV in times of crisis.

Tickets for Unite for Chechnya cost £6.50 and are available from 01253 311431 or visiting www.UniteForChechnya.Eventbrite.com