There are a number of ways to make friends, socialise or find support with other LGBTQ+ people in Milton Keynes.
If you run a group, or know of a group that would like to be listed here, please e-mail us. Please note that apart from the Q youth groups these groups are not run by Q:alliance.
For regular events please click on our Google Calendar.
Q MK Youth Group is the Q:Alliance weekly youth group located in CMK. The groups offers a wide range of activities and services for young lesbian, gay, bisexual and Trans people, and for young people just questioning their sexuality or gender identity aged 13-19. Click here for further details.
Pub Night This is a relaxed LGBTQ+ social group that meets at 7.30 pm in Wetherspoon, 201 Midsummer Blvd in Milton Keynes every other Tuesday. For further details of dates please e-mail the organiser at here.
Breakfast Group. A good way to meet new people is to go along to a fortnightly social ‘LGBTQ+ Breakfast (MK20)’ at Wetherspoon, 201 Midsummer Blvd from 9:30am – 12noon, it’s a diverse group with ages from 18 through to their 60’s and from all types of backgrounds and preferences. For more information please e-mail the organiser here
Friends Together A Gay, Lesbian & Bi-sexual social group meeting in Bedford, Milton Keynes and surrounding area which holds regular nights out and social events – pub nights, club nights, meals out, cinema, bowling, etc. For more information visit their website. www.friendstogether.com
The Rainbow Supper Club is for the LGBTQ+ folk of Milton Keynes or surrounding areas. We will be arranging a monthly supper at a different venue each month to appeal to all tastes. Quarterly we will arrange an alternative get together as well as the supper. For more information please visit our Facebook page here.
Pink Punters A great LGBT+ club in Fenny Stratford, just outside of Milton Keynes. There is loads of information about the varied nights they put on and their opening hours at their website. Visit us Here
The Gay Outdoor Club operates throughout Great Britain, providing a wide range of outdoor and indoor sports and recreational activities for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender men and women. We organise over 500 events each year including walking, cycling, mountain biking, canoeing, caving, rock climbing, mountaineering, skiing, swimming and badminton. Most of our events are one day but we also regularly organise weekend and longer events both in the UK and abroad. With over 30 local and specialist groups organising regular walks, cycle rides, weekends away and social events no-one is far from a GOC event. Membership starts at just £12 per year for an online member, so we are also fantastic value for money! Find out more by creating a free Trial account at www.goc.org.uk
OutdoorLads is a not-for-profit organisation and the cost of membership is put into the group for the benefit of its members. To view the full range of events, create your profile and book on your first event just register on the website here which is regularly updated. www.outdoorlads.com
The (LGBT) Stately Homes Visiting Group Events Usually takes place on the second Sunday of the month. At present they have about eighty members, mostly in the midlands, including Milton Keynes. Full details of membership can be obtained by sending an e-mail here .
Pink UK This organisation exists both as a UK Guide to Pride (so feel free to browse the site and find out information on a Gay Pride event near you) and also as a supporter of Pride. They have many interesting projects under way that will make pride a safer, more inclusive environment for us all. Visit them at www.pinkuk.com