Paud’s Pins – an LGBTQ+ history project
An LGBT community archive which comprises over 100 badges belonging to former Gay’s the Word bookshop manager Paud Hegarty. The badges were discovered recently abandoned in an attic.
The physical archive is housed in the bookshop in London.
Learn more about the campaigns & struggles of left-wing and LGBTQ+ activists.
See images of the badges and comments and memories about them from site users from the LGBT community.