Series 1 - Records of Lespop

Aims and Objectives What LesPop Are Currently Working On Lespop's work with Black and Minority Ethnic Lesbians Lespop's work with people with disabilities Police Raids - A Briefing Paper Defending Women on Marches Interim report Annual report Caseworker Recruitment Application Pack
Results 1 to 10 of 12 Show all

Identity area

Reference code

GB 1534 GB1534 LP/1


Records of Lespop


  • 1984-1987 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

Six folders.

Context area

Name of creator


Administrative history

The Lesbians and Policing Project (Lespop) was a project developed from the Gay London Police Monitoring Group (GALOP) in 1985 in order to support lesbians in relation to the abuse faced from the police. Based in London they offered workshops and phone-line services often focusing on how race and disability intersected with sexuality to influence treatment of lesbians by the police. Their advice focussed on how to deal with police raids, tactics for demonstrations, legal advice, and information on Section 28. Lespop also sought to research treatment of Lesbians by the police by working with lesbians in London.


Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

This series contains information regarding the work of Lespop including briefing papers describing their aims and objectives, discussions of the work they did for ethnic minorities and lesbians with disabilities, correspondence, recruitment information and information regarding funding.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier


Institution identifier


Rules and/or conventions used

ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2000).



Level of detail


Dates of creation revision deletion

Created by N.Maksymuik, April 2020.


  • English



Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places