Man used homophobic slurs against police to get arrested
5:55 PM — A man who drunkenly dialled 999 to get police to an Aldi car park before hurling homophobic abuse at them wanted to go to prison, a court has heard.
17th December 2014
Proposal for gay clergy in Church of Scotland to get final approval 7
10:35 AM — A proposal to allow gay clergy to serve in the Church of Scotland has been approved by a majority of presbyteries, it has been officially announced.
16th December 2014
Just 17 percent of Scots now oppose equal marriage, as first couples wed 9
12:04 AM — Less than two in ten Scots remain opposed to same-sex marriage in Scotland, as the country's marriage law comes into effect.
CONGRATULATIONS! Scots in civil partnerships can now marry 6
12:01 AM — Same-sex marriage is now legal in Scotland, after a law passed earlier this year came into effect.
15th December 2014
Scotland: Civil partners can convert to marriages from tomorrow 3
2:53 PM — Civil partners in Scotland will be able to convert to marriages from tomorrow, while unwed couples will be able to register their intent to marry.
14th December 2014
What UKIP’s founder thinks of Farage, and 6 other stories you’ll want to read
8:25 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
13th December 2014
Scotland: Faith schools can ‘opt out’ of new guidance on teaching gay relationships 40
12:57 PM — Scotland has revised guidance for sex and relationship education to include more on gay relationships - but faith schools will still be allowed to set their own lessons instead.
12th December 2014
SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon to serve as witness for Scotland’s first same-sex wedding 3
11:57 AM — Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has been invited to serve as a witness for one of the country's first same-sex weddings.
11th December 2014
Scotland’s Episcopal Church tells clergy: Don’t be tempted to marry gays 8
3:24 PM — Scotland’s Episcopal Church is reiterating its warning to clergy not to marry same-sex couples as equal marriage comes into force in the country at the end of this month.
6th December 2014
Former SNP leader Alex Salmond to stand as an MP 19
8:45 PM — Former Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond has announced his plans to return to politics as an MP.
5th December 2014
Gay UKIP MEP ‘warns’ that fictional town’s UKIP branch isn’t real 6
2:38 PM — Gay UKIP MEP David Coburn has 'warned' people that a UKIP branch in the stop-motion town of Trumpton is not real.
4th December 2014
Scotland: Church rejects compromise to allow some congregations to appoint gay ministers 13
11:57 AM — A proposal by the Church of Scotland to allow worshippers to appoint gay ministers if they wish, has been overwhelmingly rejected by one congregation.
1st December 2014
Gordon Brown confirms he will stand down as an MP 2
7:30 PM — Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown has confirmed that he will not stand again as an MP.
30th November 2014
St Andrew’s Day: 10 stories that show why we love Scotland 3
2:05 PM — To celebrate St Andrew's Day, PinkNews takes a look back at our ten favourite stories to come out of Scotland this year.
29th November 2014
Church of Scotland: Gay minister proposals pass key vote
11:59 AM — The Church of Scotland is one step closer to allowing the ordination of gay ministers, after plans secured the backing of a majority of local presbyteries.
27th November 2014
Senior Tory claims gay clergy will ‘weaken’ Church of Scotland 6
5:57 PM — A senior Tory MSP has claimed allowing congregations the discretion to appoint ministers in same-sex relationships “ultimately” weakens the Church of Scotland.
26th November 2014
Church of Scotland close to approving gay ministers
1:58 PM — The Church of Scotland is incredibly close to securing a majority in favour of accepting gay clergy.
23rd November 2014
The man who will ‘stop’ same-sex marriage, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
6:44 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
22nd November 2014
Gordon Brown set to stand down as an MP 9
10:02 PM — Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown is set to announce that he will not stand again as an MP.
Gay murderers suing for right to date each other behind bars 27
1:46 PM — Two gay men jailed for murder are suing the Scottish government for their right to see each other behind bars.