Tuesday , 20 August 2019

Anne Kane Austin

Anne Kane Austin
Anne Austin is a 39 year-old Glasgow based mature Journalism graduate looking on the brighter side of life. Her interests include LGBTI rights, human rights, animal welfare, politics and comedy.

Gay as Folk!

gay as folk poster

Glasgow singer/songwriter standing up for LGBT lyrics   20 year-old Glasgow singer/songwriter Charly Houston is stepping up to the mic to combat anxieties that face LBGT artists – and she’s looking for more performers to join her. The event, Gay as Folk, which will take place on April 19th at Broadcast on Sauchiehall Street, will be a celebration of diversity ...

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Stonewall Scotland’s top Scottish employers named


Equality charity Stonewall Scotland has recognised employers who actively encourage equality in the workplace at an event hosted by Lloyds Banking Group on Tuesday night in Edinburgh. Lloyds Banking group received the award for Employer of the Year and the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service were awarded Network Group of the Year. Police Scotland picked up a Special Recognition ...

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Trans Equal Marriage: true diversity, true love

Finlay KS 2

Finlay and Drew, two trans men, who met as a former lesbian couple, Abbie and Kate, are set to marry as gay men in Glasgow in two years’ time, the Daily Record has reported. The two met in a bar in Oxford and have been in a lesbian relationship for just over five years. Finlay Games knew he was trapped ...

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Glasgow pair admit to homophobia based attack

Calvin McLelland and James Knotts

Glasgow pair admit in court that their attack, targeting a gay couple, was motivated by homophobia. Calvin McLelland and his pal James Knots, aged 20 and 16, have admitted carrying out a homophobic attack on 25 year-old Dillon Jeffreys and his 19 year-old partner Connor Sullivan in August 2013, according to the BBC. They also used homophobic slurs with the onslaught ...

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