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Where to Go in 2015: Scotland

By Matthew Wexler | Dec 28
Looking for the next gay wonder of the world? EDGE has picked our top seven destinations for 2015. This installment? Break out your kilt, we're going to Scotland!

Scots Reject Independence in Historic Vote

INTERNATIONAL | By Jill Lawless and Danica Kirka | Sep 19
Scottish voters have resoundingly rejected independence, deciding to remain part of the United Kingdom after a historic referendum that shook the country to its core.

Result of Scottish Independence Vote Predicted by Grindr

INTERNATIONAL | By EDGE | Sep 19
GPS driven hook-up app Grindr has proven to be an effective tool on a variety of fronts, ranging from setting up a last minute lunchtime tryst, to finding converts to Christianity. Could political forecasting be next?

Male Flight Attendant Jailed After Oral Sex with Sleeping Straight Man

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 3
A male flight attendant from Ryan Air has been sentenced to a year in jail after he was caught performing oral sex on a sleeping 22-year-old straight man. First class passengers, don't be alarmed; it wasn't during the flight.

Woman Spreads Nude Pics of Gay Florist in Alleged Hate Campaign

CORPORATE | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 24
A Scottish woman is being charged with starting a hate campaign after she allegedly spread a near-naked photo of a gay florist in posters around town, with homophobic insults on it.

5 Free Things to do in Glasgow

By Paul Kelbie | May 6
Once regarded as "The Second City of the British Empire," Scotland remains a well-preserved example of Victorian excess and enlightenment, offering numerous museums and art galleries, of which more than 20 are free to visit.

In Remote Scotland, Take a Walk on the Mild Side

By Cara Anna | Mar 19
If you’ve heard anything about the weather in Scotland, you’ve heard the word "wet." Or perhaps "boggy." These conditions make even more impressive the large collection of well-known footpaths that are the best way to explore the stunning countryside.

Scotland Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 4
Scotland’s parliament passed a bill Tuesday that allows same-sex couples to legally tie the knot.

UK Waits for Scotland to Pass Gay Marriage

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 14
According to an anonymous official, the UK government is waiting for Scotland to fast-track their same-sex marriage bill before passing it in England and Wales, reportedly because it will be easier to implement.

Church of Scotland Votes to Allow Gay Ministers

RELIGION | May 20
Senior members of the Church of Scotland have voted to let some congregations have openly gay ministers, a compromise first step that could lead to the church allowing gay clergy.

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