Here you can find out about things that are happening in and around Beyond Bullying.

Training event: An Insight into the Gypsy and Traveller Way of Life

Posted: Mon, 04 Sep 2017 09:24

Listen to the voice of the young Gypsy and Travellers.
What does the future holds for them.

Date; Thursday 26th October 2017
Cost; £60.00
Time; 9.30 – 4.30
Venue; Brite Centre, Braunstone Avenue, Leicester, LE3 1LE.

Tags: Travellers, Gypsy

Can you commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day 2018?

Posted: Fri, 25 Aug 2017 12:56

Are you interested in getting involved with Holocaust Memorial Day 2018?
Would you like support organising an activity in your area?

Holocaust Memorial Day Trust is the charity that promotes and supports HMD across the UK.

Tags: Holocaust, local events.

ZAP anti-bullying workshops in Leicester

Posted: Fri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00

ZAP involves day-long practical workshops for groups of children who are bullied, teaching them assertiveness skills to deal with bullying situations, and increasing confidence and self-esteem. It also involves a half-day session for their parents where they are given expert knowledge in how to best support their child.

The Kidscape ZAP workshop dates for the next two terms in Leicester City Centre at the LCB Depot, Rutland Street, between 10am and 3.30pm:


28th September: 12-16 year olds
23rd November: 9-11 year olds
7th December: 12-16 year olds
8th February: 9-11 year olds
1st March: 12-16 year olds

For further information, please read the leaflet below.

Tags: support, Zap, young people

Leicestershire County Council ranks 5th in Stonewall Education Equality Index!

Leicestershire County Council ranks 5th in Stonewall Education Equality Index!

Posted: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:17

We are delighted to have climbed the Stonewall Education Index rankings once again this year, coming 5th out of all Local Authorities taking part in the Index this year.

Our success is a reflection of the work Leicestershire County Council does to prevent and tackle homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying across all school and youth settings.

We will continue this important work and hopefully will climb the ladder again next year - watch this space!

Tags: Homophobic Bullying, Stonewall

Sign up to Leicestershire's Beyond Bullying Award 2017-2018 now!

Posted: Tue, 04 Jul 2017 13:03

We are now registering Leicestershire schools who wish to work towards our Beyond Bullying Award in the coming academic year (September 2017). This year, 30 schools in the county successfully achieved the award for the first time or as a renewal.

To find out more and for further contact details, please see the flyer below and complete and return the registration form.

Tags: Bullying, award, accreditation

'No Outsiders' - Pilot project for primary schools

Posted: Wed, 24 May 2017 09:19

Leicestershire Anti-Bullying Team are working in partnership with Leicester City Council to run a FREE pilot programme called 'No Outsiders'.

No Outsiders is a well-regarded resource and framework for teaching the Equalities Act in Primary Schools.

We are looking for a small number of schools to work with us in the coming academic year. Please find below a letter outlining the details of this project and a criteria for selection to complete and return if you are interested. We will use this criteria to enable a fair selection process.

Please send your completed pro forma and an expression of interest to participate in this pilot to sue.bosley@leics.gov.uk or caroline.harbison@leics.gov.uk by Friday 16th June.

Tags: Equalities, homophobic, diversity, difference

Spring 2017 newsletter

Posted: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:02

Our spring newsletter is now available so check it out for the latest in the anti-bullying worlds both near and far!

Tags: Newsletter, News, Bullying, Training

New resource from Stonewall - Setting up an LGBT Youth Group

Posted: Fri, 07 Apr 2017 09:54

'Setting up an LGBT youth group' provides individuals and groups looking to set up a new group or youth service with the practical support and guidance to do so.

Tags: LGBT, youth groups, support, gay, bisexual, transgender

No Outsiders in Our school: Training to Teach the Equality Act in Primary School

Posted: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:26

Training held at the Professional Development Centre, Parkfield Community School, Saltley, Birmingham.

Tuesday 4th April or Tuesday 16th May.

See flyer for further info:

Tags: Equality, training

LGBT Melton - a youth support group for 14-18 year olds

Posted: Mon, 06 Mar 2017 09:56

LGBT Melton is a youth support group for 14-18 year olds who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender and live in Melton Mowbray and surrounding areas. For more information please follow:

Tags: LGBT, HBT, Sexuality

See these other useful websites

  • Anti-Bullying Alliance Network
    National Children's Bureau
    NSPCC
    Healthy Schools