Birmingham pub pledges to donate 10% of World Cup takings to LGBT causes

An iconic Birmingham pub has decided to donate 10 per cent of World Cup takings to LGBT+ causes after considering not showing matches due to Qatar’s human rights policies.

The Hare and Hounds, a historic live music venue in the Kings Heath area, works closely with the community and will also take voluntary £2 donations for charities.

“Yes, we’re football fans, but we’re also very keen supporters of that community,” co-owner Adam Regan said, adding the idea came about after speaking to a number of friends.

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