Stephen Willis
Festival Director
What is your role?
Festival Director.
If money was no object who would be your ultimate Pride headliner?
If monet was no object I would have a full 90's Headliners from Spice Girls, Steps, Five, Aqua, Vengaboys and much more
What was the first record you ever bought?
The first record I ever bought was Bryan Adams - Everything I Do.
What are your hopes for this year’s Northern Pride?
This year my aims are to deliver the Biggest Pride Festivals so far. I'm keen to deliver fresh ideas and events throughout the year.

I’m very keen to engage more with the Bi, Trans and Youth Community. My plans this year are to bring our 3rd Youth Prom back, more Trans engagement events and to set up a Bi community committee.

Health is also big on our agenda we will be bring more health engagement into the community and to work closer with other Pride’s in the North East.