Tag Archives: sophie

Supermarket Value Abuse

Several British papers are running with a story that a self-identified Goth called Aisah has complained about being abused for her appearance by two employees of a Tesco supermarket in London. The papers involved are red-top tabloids – the Sun, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Cemetery Confessions from The Blogging Goth

The motivation to set up The Blogging Goth as a more generalized Goth culture blog, rather than a music or fashion blog, seems to have been shared by The Count and the rest of the team behind Cemetery Confessions in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sylvia Lancaster at Darkness and Light in Manchester

Days ahead of the eight year anniversary of the murder of Sophie Lancaster, her mother is repeating her plea for the law to classify subculture crimes as an official strand of hate crime. Sylvia Lancaster – whose daughter was murdered … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

World Goth Day 2015 – Sun and Social Media

It’s quite bright here in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, where The Blogging Goth is keeping an eye on Facebook and Twitter and watching as the Goth community comes together to celebrate – even more than on Halloween! We’ve covered World Goth Day before … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Incite Change and Kill Hate Crime: A guest reblog

We were written to by Fiona Chick, a blogger who wants to share how she and her friends are raising money for the SOPHIE Foundation. We’re more than happy to pass on her article about the work they’ve done, and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment