Covid-19 and How to Look After our Mental Health

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 we are looking at how Covid-19 is affecting older LGBT+ people and how to look after our mental health during this time Read more

Covid19 Update for Members and Volunteers

Suspending face-to-face programmes and finding new ways to keep older LGBT+ people connected Read more

Launching ‘From a Whisper to a Roar’ Oral History Project

Opening Doors London launches National Lottery Heritage Fund ‘From a Whisper to a Roar’ oral history project with special exhibition to coincide with International Women's Day Read more

LGBT History Month 2020

Celebrating 50 years of Gay Liberation this History Month Read more

Screening Time & Again

Read about our screening of Rachel Dax's award-winning short film Time & Again Read more

Trans Awareness Week

13-19th of November is Trans Awareness Week, finished by Trans Day of Remembrance on the 20th. Read more

Women and Equalities Committee releases ‘Health and Social Care and LGBT Communities’ Report

Read our briefing on the newly released ‘Health and Social Care and LGBT Communities’ report Read more

Bi Visibility Day

23 September is Bi Visibility Day. Why does it matter and what does ODL do for bi people? Read more

ODL at Pride in London

Enjoy pictures from our time at Pride in London 2019! Read more

My First Pride Campaign

In anticipation of Pride in London 2019, we asked some of our members about their first Pride. Read more

ODL Summer Masquerade Party

Join us for thrilling performances and delicious canapés at our Summer Masquerade Party, Thursday 18 July. Read more

Announcing Keynote Speaker Dr Michael Brady

ODL and THT conference on LGBT+ People's Health in Later Life announces keynote speaker Dr Michael Brady Read more

Celebrating Volunteers' Week

Celebrating Volunteers’ Week 1-7 June, Eva Monxy writes about their experience volunteering with older LGBT+ people at Opening Doors London (ODL). Read more

PinkNews Ageing Summit

ODL Director Alice Wallace attended the PinkNews Ageing Summit to advocate for better health and social care for older LGBT+ people. Read more

Queer Arts Show

Sending off LGBT History month with queer arts and cabaret. Read more


Meet Jo in the the film 'Visible' by Emily McDonald as we kick off LGBT History Month. Read more