Two boys go on a date through Grindr. Ash is trying to use less chems for sex, whereas Elliot has recently been diagnosed HIV positive. But they're making each other smile, until they're about to kiss... Written by Patrick Cashwith unprecedented access to NHS sexual health clinic 56 Dean Street, The Clinic is shaped by creative work, verbatim transcript, spoken word and multimedia. It was originally produced for the Deanstreet Wellbeing Programme.
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