Category Archives: Jeffrey Weeks

Box Hill – Adam Mars-Jones

It is summer in the 1970s and 18 year old Colin finds himself on Box Hill where he literally stumbles across Ray,  a leather-clad biker, and whose cock he is servicing before moving in with the silent, powerful stranger: an … Continue reading

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A Queer Sort of History

2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the (partial) legalisation of male homosexuality in England and Wales. (It would be 1980 before Scotland followed suit and 1981 for Northern Ireland). Bisexuality, transgenderism or lesbianism have never been illegal in Britain (despite … Continue reading

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