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Gay Scotland, Issue 11, Nov 1983 - Dec 1983

Identifier: GD61/10/2/12

Scope and Contents

Front cover has a photograph of someone reading a copy of George Orwell's 1984 and a circle reads: "1984 The International Year of Lesbian and Gay Action". This issue also incudes: decisions about the operations of the Scottish Homosexual Rights Group (SHRG); the abduction and sexual assault of a child in Brighton by three men and the reaction of mainstream press and Brighton's gay community; the Department of Health and Social Security's leaflet on AIDS and reports on Scotland's AIDS vigil; an article on gay activist's in Aberdeen; book reviews; updates on Lesbian groups and news in Scotland including a visit from women from the Greenham protest camp; and an article about the Paedophile Information Exchange (PIE) and reactions to the Brighton attack.

2 copies of this issue have been retained. One copy has handwritten notes on the front.


  • Creation: Nov 1983 - Dec 1983

Conditions Governing Access

This sub-series is open to public access.


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Repository Details

Part of the Lothian Health Services Archive Repository

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