Sarah Hagger-Holt

Writer, campaigner and parent. Co-author of LGBT books.

Co-author of 'Pride and Joy: A guide for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans parents' (2017) and 'Living It Out: A survival guide for lesbian, gay and bisexual Christians, their friends, families and churches' (2010) - both written with my partner Rachel.
I'm also a lesbian parent with two children in primary school, a Methodist local preacher, a social justice campaigner and an obsessive reader.
No More Boys And Girls? - LGBT Families Take On

No More Boys And Girls? - LGBT Families Take On Gender

We were shocked, but not really surprised, by the programme's findings about the differences in expectations and treatment of girls and boys. And, it's hard to deny its conclusion: that these stereotypes affect how our children grow up - from the jobs they choose to the way in which they are able to express their emotions.
15/09/2017 12:07 BST
Why We're Taking Our Kids To

Why We're Taking Our Kids To Pride

Pride enables LGBT parents to show their children that families like ours are not unusual, and that we can be proud of who we are. And the message seems to get through - at least it did for Shoshana, now in her twenties, who went to Pride throughout her childhood with her two mums.
05/07/2017 11:45 BST
Love Makes A Family: Celebrating LGBT

Love Makes A Family: Celebrating LGBT Families

'We don't always know how to describe everyone in our family,' says Jessica, whose friend Simon donated sperm to her and her female partner and welcomed them into his extended family. 'For instance, what do you call the mother of the wife of the man who helped you get pregnant?'
12/05/2017 13:30 BST