Most of Duckie’s work happens behind the scenes embedded inside communities. Inspired by Ben Walters’ PhD on ‘Duckie in the Community’ here is a blog by various writers - including Ben - on this work.

Feeling Forward

The Queer Past and Queer Futurity by Ben Walters

We are Black Everywhere

Antonia Odunlami asks changemaker Kayza Rose about building QTIPOC culture and community

Kayza Rose

Vauxhall and I

Ben Walters on the Royal Vauxhall Taverns's role in Duckie's evolution

Down and Out

Writer Matthew Todd checks out the beat of the Vauxhall homeless underground

The Palace of Varieties

Peckham local Martin Aston volunteers on Duckie's dementia sensitive care home project

Exporting Queer Fun

Ben Walters take a close look at The Posh Club, Duckie's season for swanky senior citizens in Hackney

Homage to Catalonia

Duckie took a couple of hundred homosexualists to Sitges. But, asks Ben Walters, was it more Romantic Grand Tour or On The Buses on the Costa?