Heartstopper star Yasmin Finney delivered an emotional speech at London Trans+ Pride. On 9 July, LGBTQ+ activists and allies took to the streets to celebrate and support the transgender community.
During the march, which started at Wellington Arch, thousands of attendees carried signs and shouted chants demanding for better healthcare and overall support for the trans community.
Joining the march alongside the bevvy LGBTQ+ activists was Doctor Who actress Yasmin Finney. During the impactful event, the young star gave an inspiring speech that slammed the recent attacks on the trans community. “I love you all so much.
This is my first London Trans Pride. I feel so connected to my community more than ever, and if the government is trying to eradicate us like we’re all here and we’re just duplicating – look at how many of us there are,” she said.