20th May 2015
Church of Scotland members formally dissent decision to allow gay ministers 2
8:59 AM — A group of ministers and elders in the Church of Scotland have formally expressed dissatisfaction about a decision to allow gay civil partners to become ministers.
16th May 2015
Church of Scotland gives final approval to gay ministers 17
3:59 PM — The Church of Scotland has approved to allow gay ministers in the Kirk.
Church of Scotland expected to allow gay ministers 1
2:19 PM — The Church of Scotland will today debate and vote on whether or not to allow gay ministers in the Kirk.
15th May 2015
Nicola Sturgeon: Repealing the Human Rights Act threatens progress on LGBT rights 35
1:15 PM — Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has issued a warning over David Cameron's plans to repeal the Human Rights Act.
12th May 2015
Scots urged to have their say on the future of civil partnerships 3
4:39 PM — Scottish people are being urged to have their say on the future of civil partnerships by a leading LGBT rights group.
10th May 2015
There’s more good news for Nicola Sturgeon 50
6:30 PM — Following a landslide election victory for the SNP in Scotland, there's more good news for First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.
8th May 2015
UKIP’s David Coburn flops in Falkirk 1
2:33 AM — UKIP's gay Scottish leader David Coburn has monumentally failed in the constituency of Falkirk - losing his deposit and coming behind the SNP, Labour and even the Conservatives.
7th May 2015
Exit polls project a Conservative lead but short of a majority 6
10:06 PM — Polling stations have closed in the UK, with an exit poll suggesting that the Conservative Party is heading towards a victory.
6th May 2015
Q&A: Nicola Sturgeon on Gender X passports, ‘conversion’ therapy and gay blood bans 8
10:22 AM — Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has addressed a number of LGBT issues including gay blood bans, the recognition of people who do not identify as male or female, and 'gay cure' therapies.
4th May 2015
Eddie Izzard speaks out against ‘violent and aggressive’ nationalist supporters 30
9:11 PM — Comedian Eddie Izzard has spoken out against what he described as "violent" and "aggressive" nationalists protesters who attempted to drown out a Labour campaign visit.
20th April 2015
Church of Scotland’s pro-gay stance is ‘stupid and suicidal’, rival church leader claims 30
3:07 PM — The head of the Free Church of Scotland has slammed the official Church of Scotland - for taking a "stupid" and "suicidal" stance on gay clergy.
Men jailed for homophobic attack in Glasgow 11
1:59 PM — Calvin McLelland and James Knots have been jailed for nine months for aggravated assault.
SNP manifesto pledges support for creation of LGBT rights envoy 4
12:48 PM — The Scottish National Party have pledged support for the creation of an LGBTI rights envoy in their manifesto.
17th April 2015
UKIP’s David Coburn: I compared an SNP minister to Abu Hamza because ‘I’ve got a sense of humour’ 10
2:24 PM — UKIP's Scottish leader has said he compared a Muslim government minister to a terrorist because he's "got a sense of humour".
12th April 2015
Andy Murray’s coach Amélie Mauresmo expecting a baby with her partner 5
6:16 PM — Former tennis pro Amélie Mauresmo has announced that she is expecting a baby with her partner.
8th April 2015
Nicola Sturgeon: UKIP’s David Coburn is a ‘disgrace’ 17
10:12 PM — Nicola Sturgeon has rebuked UKIP's Scottish leader David Coburn during a TV debate, after he compared a Muslim politician to a terrorist.
1st April 2015
Another UKIP candidate quits after David Coburn compares Muslim politician to terrorist 6
5:28 PM — Another UKIP candidate has quit, condemning the party's failure to sack MEP David Coburn for comparing a Muslim politician to a terrorist.
20th March 2015
Pope accepts resignation of disgraced anti-gay Cardinal Keith O’Brien 83
6:46 PM — The Pope has formally accepted the resignation of Cardinal Keith O'Brien, after allegations he had engaged in 'inappropriate sexual conduct' with junior priests.
19th March 2015
Out Scottish Tory leader: I took drugs ‘once or twice’ in my youth 9
12:54 PM — Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson has admitted that she used drugs when she was younger.
Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson slams homophobic Twitter troll
10:34 AM — Scottish Conservatives leader Ruth Davidson has slammed a Twitter troll for sending her homophobic abuse.