Scottish Same-sex Couples Can 'Upgrade' from Today

From the 16th of December couples in civil partnerships can apply to change them to marriages. This follows the change made in England and Wales on December the 10th of this year. These are the remaining provisions of the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act. Same sex marriages became legal in England and Wales in March […]

Trans Community Let Down in Same Sex marriage Vote

Trans campaigners feel let down by Government and LGB campaigners alike over the Same Sex Marriage Bill debate. Although the House of Commons passed the Bill on Tuesday it failed to accept the principle of compensating the victims of stolen marriages – where couples were forced to divorce if either husband or wife wanted their […]

Singer Horse 'Weds' in Her Native Scotland

Sheena McDonald, the Scottish singer better known by her stage┬áname┬áHorse, returned to her native Lanark in Scotland to enter into a civil partnership with her partner Alanna. Sheena, 54, left the town when she was young to escape the homophobic abuse she underwent. Attacked verbally and with violence by her own peers, she realised she […]