Oxford Glitterball hands out pronoun-friendly wristbands to guests

全城传颂: No identity crisis at this party! Oxford ‘Glitterballhands out colourful pronoun-friendly wristbands to avoid offending its guests

This is a new one on me: a ball where pronoun wristbands are handed out to help guests call each other by their preferred title.

Before Glitterball, branded as Oxford’s only LGBTQ+ ball, was held at the Town Hall on Friday, a social media post said: ‘We will be providing paper wristbands with pronouns on them.

Before Glitterball, branded as Oxford¿s only LGBTQ+ ball, was held at the Town Hall on Friday, a social media post said: ¿We will be providing paper wristbands with pronouns on them'

Before Glitterball, branded as Oxford’s only LGBTQ+ ball, was held at the Town Hall on Friday, a social media post said: ‘We will be providing paper wristbands with pronouns on them

Pronoun wristbands were handed out to help guests call each other by their preferred title

Pronoun wristbands were handed out to help guests call each other by their preferred title

‘You can take as many as you identify with, and we hope it can ensure that everyone is gendered correctly without having to go out of their way to correct people.’

I have to say that pronouns are the last thing on my mind when I’m clubbing.

I thought the most common phrases used are: ‘Do YOU want a drink?’ or ‘Would YOU like to dance?’

I’m not sure if Romeo Beckham’s girlfriend Mia Regan beat everyone else to the bottom of the slopes after stopping for this picture, but she certainly took the chequered flag when it came to her £755 Perfect Moment skisuit.

I¿m not sure if Romeo Beckham¿s girlfriend Mia Regan beat everyone else to the bottom of the slopes after stopping for this picture, but she certainly took the chequered flag when it came to her £755 Perfect Moment skisuit

I’m not sure if Romeo Beckham’s girlfriend Mia Regan beat everyone else to the bottom of the slopes after stopping for this picture, but she certainly took the chequered flag when it came to her £755 Perfect Moment skisuit

Wannabe football star Romeo, 也 19, who has been dating Mia for two years, went slightly off-piste by asking in his caption: ¿How many broken bones u got¿

Wannabe football star Romeo, 也 19, who has been dating Mia for two years, went slightly off-piste by asking in his caption: ‘How many broken bones u got’








In a video for her 558,000 Instagram粉丝, 米娅, 19, whizzed down the mountain in Val Thorens in the French Alps, where she has been staying at the five-star Hotel Le Fitz Roy.

Wannabe football star Romeo, 也 19, who has been dating Mia for two years, went slightly off-piste by asking in his caption: ‘How many broken bones u got.’

She’s clearly his check mate…

The man behind the Goodwood Festival of Speed shows no sign of slowing down – he’s become a uni student at 67.

The Duke of Richmond left Eton College at the first opportunity and went on to work with film director Stanley Kubrick.

Charles Gordon-Lennox, (剩下) the man behind the Goodwood Festival of Speed, has become a uni student at age 67

Charles Gordon-Lennox, (剩下) the man behind the Goodwood Festival of Speed, has become a uni student at age 67

But half a century on, he has been spotted at New York’s Columbia University and his spokesman says he’s ‘very busy with his studies and focused on completing his course’.

Top marks!