Sophie Cook’s LGBT Week — 15–21 August 2016

Latest TV’s Sophie Cook brings you the week’s round up of LGBT stories from Latest TV.

We take a look at Big Lottery funding for a joint project between MindOut and Allsorts for LGBT people, talks to GScene commissioning editor James Ledward and Jennifer Grant from Focus Diva Travel who is running a cruise for transgender people as well as the mother of a transgender child.

Sophie also chats to Paralympian Claire Harvey about the record number of LGBT athletes at the Rio Olympics and what it’s like to be out in sports.

Maria Baker tells her story of facing racism and homophobia and Orlando shooting survivor Angel Colon on the love and support that he’s received since the tragedy.