NEWS
Thursday 12 March 2015
Newcastle Pride Sponsor Pack Launched
Newcastle Pride Sponsor Pack Launched
Newcastle Pride 2015 Sponsor Pack now available

Following the success of last year’s pride celebration, which welcomed 65,000 people from across the region, UK and overseas, Newcastle Pride is back and the event will be even bigger than before.

There are many reasons why your organisation should get involved with Newcastle Pride 2015

Economically it makes sense:

• One in sixteen people in the UK identify themselves as LGBT, that’s over 3.7million people or 157,000 in the North East

• LGBT consumers make up a powerful and lucrative spending group estimated to be worth £70-81 billion to the British economy

• A report from YouGov identified that 60% of LGBT people, over 2 million British consumers, are more likely to buy services from organisations who market to the community

• Three in five LGBT people will engage with an organisation that is LGBT aware

• 42% of heterosexuals are more likely to give their business to organisations that are LGBT ‘friendly’

• Each year we, as a community, spend £5.8bn on Dining Out; £5.7bn on Fashion; £1bn on Concert & Theatre Tickets; £2.4bn on Hairdressing; £3bn on Electronics and £4.7bn on Travel (including £47million on honeymoons!)

• Speaking of which; there are 60,000 couples in civil partnerships in the UK with an estimated 15,000 couples expected to convert to marriage status in the next three years – think of the parties!

Simply on the numbers; a same sex couple earning 25-41% more than the average salary with fewer dependants and mo

Click here to downlaod the Sponsor Pack

PUT PRIDE IN YOUR BUSINESS AND JOIN US FOR
NEWCASTLE PRIDE 2015
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