Humphry Berkeley Conservative M.P. for Lancaster (1959-1966) sponsored a Sexual Offences Bill in 1966 which sought to partially decriminalise homosexual acts. The Bill ran out of time before Parliament was dissolved and Berkeley lost his seat at the ensuing General Election .
Lancaster CHE Group was founded in Lancaster in the autumn of 1972, but never actually recognised as a CHE group.
In 2009 the Lancaster District Local Strategic Parnership LGBT Community Focus Group published the results of research carried out by CN Research Ltd.
Virtual Lancaster has a page listing LGBT resources
- http://www.documentingdissent.org.uk/?page_id=15349 stories of some of the people, places and events involved in Lancaster and Morecambe’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) history.
- Sexual Offences Bill 1966 Hansard HC Deb 11 February 1966 vol 724 cc782-874
- http://www.lancaster.gov.uk/GetAsset.aspx?id=fAAzADIAMQA1AHwAfABUAHIAdQBlAHwAfAAwAHwA0 (PDF file)
- http://www.yelp.co.uk/biz/the-new-albert-cabaret-and-fun-pub-lancaster. (version as at 22 October 2015 archived at http://web.archive.org/web/20151022170229/http://www.yelp.co.uk/biz/the-new-albert-cabaret-and-fun-pub-lancaster)
- http://www.virtual-lancaster.net/lgbt/. (Version as at 23 August 2013 archived at http://web.archive.org/web/20130823104917/http://www.virtual-lancaster.net/lgbt/)