Our new anthology, A Boxful of Ideas, is now available. Buy it via the Paradise Press website or at Gay's The Word bookshop.

Some photos

Launch for We want to tell you how...

We want to tell you how..., edited by Stephanie Dickinson and pat Dungey, was launched at Gay's the Word Bookshop on 22 March 2018.

Jeremy Kingston and Andrew Cooper

Pat and Stephanie

New Cross Readings

GAW held an evening of readings on 24 February 2018 at New Cross Learning.

Jeffrey Doorn with a table full of books for sale

Jeffrey Doorn with a table full of books for sale

Jeremy Kingston

Jeremy Kingston

Stephanie Dickinson

Stephanie Dickinson

Christopher Preston

Christopher Preston

Jill Gardiner

Jill Gardiner

Ross Burgess

Ross Burgess

Elaine Battersby

Elaine Battersby

Dulwich Readings

GAW held an evening of readings to celebrate LGBT History Month and forty years of GAW, and in memory of GAW member Rex Batten on what would have been his 90th birthday, on Tuesday 13 February 2018 at Dulwich Library.

Jeffrey Doorn

Jeffrey Doorn

Christopher Preston

Christopher Preston

Elaine Battersby

Elaine Battersby

John Dixon

John Dixon

Andrew Cooper

Andrew Cooper

Jeremy Kingston

Jeremy Kingston

Bren Gosling

Bren Gosling

The late Rex Batten

The late Rex Batten

Not shown: Ross Burgess, who was taking the photos.

Joint Book Launch

There was a double book launch at the King's Head, Westmoreland Street, W1 on 9 February 2018, for Risking It by Jeremy Kingston, and Two Lives by Andrew Cooper.

Jeremy Kingston and Andrew Cooper

Jeremy and Andrew

Croydon PrideFest 2017

We again took part in Croydon Pride on 15 July 2017, with a stall near the Queen's Gardens.

GAW stall at Croydon Pride 2017

Jeffrey Doorn on the PP/GAW stall

CAGS Meeting

John Dixon and Ross Burgess spoke to Croydon Area Gay Society (CAGS) about GAW and Paradise Press, with readings, at the Spread Eagle, Croydon, on 20 June 2017.

John and Ross, with Peter Blackburn, who chaired the meeting

John and Ross, with Peter Blackburn who chaired the meeting

Unique Disability Group

Eight GAW members attended a meeting of the Unique disability group and gave readings at London Friend on 5 June 2017.

GAW at the Unique event

GAW at the Unique event.
Charles Metcalfe of Unique is holding a copy of A Boxful of Ideas

Launch of A Boxful of Ideas

The new anthology, A Boxful of Ideas, was launched at Gay's The Word Bookshop on 8 December 2016, with readings from some of the contributors.

Jeff Doorn 

Jeffrey Doorn

Donald West 

Donald West

Ross Burgess 

Ross Burgess

Beth Lister 

Beth Lister

Pat Dungey 

Pat Dungey

Chris Beckett 

Chris Beckett

Alice Wickham 

Alice Wickham

Jeremy Kingston 

Jeremy Kingston

V. G. Lee 

V. G. Lee

John Dixon and Nicholas de Jongh 

John Dixon and Nicholas de Jongh

Croydon PrideFest 2016

We took part in Croydon PrideFest on 28 August 2016. A lot of people visited our stall in Surrey Street and we sold a good number of books.

GAW at Croydon PrideFest

David Gee and Jeffrey Doorn with the GAW stall at Croydon PrideFest

The PrideFest parade in Surrey Street

The parade advancing down Surrey Street