Leeds getting ready for Pride 2018

A floral representation of the Pride flag '“ the iconic symbol for the LGBT+ community '“ has been officially unveiled on the Leeds Pride parade route through Leeds city centre.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 9th July 2018, 2:51 pm
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 3:56 pm
FLOWER POWER: The new floral design is unveiled in Penny Pocket Park.
FLOWER POWER: The new floral design is unveiled in Penny Pocket Park.

The colourful ‘flower-towers’ form part of a number of ways the city is celebrating in the lead up to this year’s Leeds Pride on August 5. Passers-by and visitors to the busy Penny Pocket Park, opposite Leeds Minster, will now be able to enjoy the display designed by Leeds City Council’s parks and countryside team.

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Coun Mohammed Rafique said: “The display looks fantastic and marks the beginning of what I’m sure will be an exciting event.”