In Pictures: Tens of thousands turn out for Stockholm Pride parade

In Pictures: Tens of thousands turn out for Stockholm Pride parade

Around 50,000 people took part in the Pride parade in Stockholm this year, with close to an estimated figure of half a million spectators cheering them on. Here are the best pictures.

Opinion: Why I walk as a proud parent in the Stockholm Pride parade

Opinion: Why I walk as a proud parent in the Stockholm Pride parade

Stockholm’s Pride parade briefly halted by right-wing extremists

Stockholm’s Pride parade briefly halted by right-wing extremists

Stockholm to get new same-sex traffic lights in show of LGBT support

Stockholm to get new same-sex traffic lights in show of LGBT support

Ten reasons why Stockholm Pride is simply awesome

Ten reasons why Stockholm Pride is simply awesome

High security as Orlando top of mind at Stockholm Pride

High security as Orlando top of mind at Stockholm Pride

Why everyone is talking about Sweden’s GTA pride parade

Why everyone is talking about Sweden’s GTA pride parade

Sweden gears up for Stockholm Pride festival

Sweden gears up for Stockholm Pride festival

Charges filed for topless Russian embassy demo

Charges filed for topless Russian embassy demo

Crowds throng Stockholm for gay fest

Crowds throng Stockholm for gay fest

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Gays attacked by three boys

‘Sahlin more hetero than Obama’: Stockholm Pride

‘Sahlin more hetero than Obama’: Stockholm Pride

The best of Stockholm Pride

The best of Stockholm Pride

Pride march a ‘game changer’ for Stockholm football clubs

Pride march a ‘game changer’ for Stockholm football clubs

Football clubs take a stand for gay pride

Football clubs take a stand for gay pride

Stockholm Pride asks: ‘how hetero’ is your Facebook?

Stockholm Pride asks: ‘how hetero’ is your Facebook?

The Local’s Guide to Pride

The Local’s Guide to Pride

The Local’s Quick Guide to Stockholm Pride 2011

The Local’s Quick Guide to Stockholm Pride 2011

Stockholm Pride unable to pay its bills

Stockholm Pride unable to pay its bills

Police out in force for Pride as hate crimes rise

Police out in force for Pride as hate crimes rise

Top ten loud, proud and gay Swedes

Top ten loud, proud and gay Swedes

Rainbow zebra protest at Russian embassy

Rainbow zebra protest at Russian embassy