Mayor leads the Parade for Dover “Pop” with Pride

Dover was awash with colour as the town celebrated its fourth Pride festival on 27th August 2022.

Organisers set out with the aim to “POP with pride”, with a Dover Pride festival themed around pop art and pop music to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community.

The Dover Pride march. Photo: Dover Pride/David Goodson Photography

Celebrations began with a march from the Riverside Community centre to the Roman lawn, and alongside the marchers were the Mayor of Dover Cllr Gordon Cowan and Cllr Trevor Bartlett leader of the council.

Hundreds then flocked to enjoy the celebrations at the Roman lawn main stage and Pride Café.

Drag queen hosts of the day included Miss Di Vour and Drag SOS stars Miss Lilli Berlin and Poppy Love.