Welcome to Proud Baggies, the Official West Bromwich Albion Supporters' Group for all LGBT+ fans, their families, friends and allies.
Membership is free and open to all.
Join us to get involved or show your support...
Officially launched in September 2017 at West Bromwich Albion's inaugral Diversity Day, our Proud Baggies' Members regularly meet for home and away matches, socials, club events, campaigning and fundraising.
We want to bring the Football and LGBT+ community together to celebrate diversity and increase LGBT+ visibility at West Bromwich Albion FC, making our club a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment for all.
From the installation of the first fan group banner at The Hawthorns back in August to participation in Birmingham Pride in May, this season has been marked with unprecedented activity in pursuance of our vision, aims and objectives. Read all about it here!
10th June. Yesterday England's Women's World Cup campaign got off to a positive start with a win over Scotland. Proud Baggies will be watching all of the Lionesses games at The Fox in Birmingham's gay village. All are welcome! Look out for more details via our social media channels.
Date: 25th May. Location: Central Birmingham. Proud Baggies & club staff joined 5,000 others in the annual Gay Pride Parade. 75,000 supporters lined the streets of Birmingham in the country's largest 2 day Pride festival. Baggie Bird and Boilerman lead the group of 45 members through town to the Gay Village.
West Bromwich Albion and Proud Baggies will again be participating in this year's Birmingham Pride Parade and we want YOU to get involved!
Entry into our Parade walking group is free and open to all Proud Baggies members, West Bromwich Albion supporters, family and friends; adults and children.
We are delighted to announce that Dwight Gayle has been voted winner of the first Proud Baggies Player of the Season Award. Polling 51% of all votes cast, it was an emphatic win for our current leading goal scorer who also scooped WBA supporters and the Disability Supporters Group player of the season too!
We're auctioning Jake Livermore's captain's armband and Proud Baggies T Shirt as worn in our Rainbow Laces match vs Brentford in December 2018. All proceeds will got to Stonewall, Britains biggest LGBT charity.
As a voluntary organisation we rely entirely on grants and donations. We are therefore very grateful for any contributions to help us continue our work.