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Inverness and Stornoway hold historic LGBT+ Pride celebrations

Besi Besemar October 6, 2018

The first ever Pride event in the Western Isles and the first Inverness Pride event in 16 years will take place today. THOUSANDS of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) people and allies are expected to take part in both events.

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Scottish Football clubs say NO to homophobia

Besi Besemar November 22, 2017

Entire Scottish Premier Football League (SPFL) signs up to the Scottish LGBT Sports Charter. More clubs in Scotland have pledged to make the game more inclusive for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) fans. For the first time two-thirds of SPFL and all teams in the Scottish Premier League have taken a stand by signing up to the Scottish LGBT Sports Charter.

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New LGBTI hate crime project launched in Scotland

Gary Hart October 12, 2015

The Equality Network, Scotland’s national lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) equality and human rights charity launches new Hate Crime reporting project. The new project aims to increase the reporting of LGBTI hate crimes and incidents and improve the support available to those targeted and adds Scotland to the National LGBT Hate Crime Partnership which brings together 35 LGBT organisations from across England, Wales, funded by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) and led by the LGBT Consortium.

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