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Police Officers to receive special hate crime training


Sixty Scottish police officers are being specially trained to help reduce hate crime against the LGBTI community. The officers will be trained to become LGBTI liaisons for Police Scotland by the Equality Network, which hopes to help establish a network of liaison officers within the police service who can be contacted by LGBTI people who have been the victims of ...

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LGBTI boxing club announces new training dates


  A recently-formed LGBTI boxing club has announced further dates for training sessions. Glasgow-based Knockout Boxing Club, which held its first session in November, has confirmed it will be hosting four further sessions on the first and third Saturdays of the next two months. The first bouts of each month – to be held on Saturday 6th February and Saturday ...

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“Say something nice about me” – a tribute to Warren


Before he died in May 1994 he asked us to “say something nice about me.” We did, producing a booklet with comments from his many friends, acquaintances, colleagues, carers and others – those who had become better people as a result of knowing him. I was one of those people. Warren Wiesner was a key figure in lesbian and gay ...

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STA to host trans and intersex training opportunity

  The Scottish Transgender Alliance, in partnership with the Equality Network, will be hosting a Trans and Intersex Equality Training Seminar in Edinburgh on Friday 31 October. It will run from 9.30am until 4.30pm, at the John McIntyre Conference Centre. Scottish Transgender Alliance is a recognised training provider on trans and intersex equality and human rights. The training seminar will ...

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