Sheila McWattie

TRIBUTES have been paid to a campaigner, journalist and co-founder of the Free Pride festival who has died suddenly, aged 56. Sheila McWattie, of York Road, Hove, was a fundraiser for the Brighton’s Women’s Centre, Cancer Research and various causes related to Pride. One of the organisers of the Women’s Performance Tent at the festival, […]

Catholic Care Loses Appeal on Same-Sex Adoption

A Roman Catholic charity has lost their fight to stop gay people from adopting from their agency. UK-based adoption agency Catholic Care had gone to the Upper Tribunal to sanction its belief in refusing same-sex couples as potential parents. However the Charity Commission, the regulator for charities in England and Wales, has insisted Catholic Care’s […]