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Cottaging (Gay culture)

 Subject
Subject Source: Homosaurus
Scope Note: UK slang term commonly used in gay communities to describe the practice of engaging in anonymous sex in a public bathroom or cruising for sexual partners there.

Found in 52 Collections and/or Records:

Police raid toilets after complaints, 16 Jul 1998

 piece
Identifier: GD61/11/2/2/100/1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 16 Jul 1998

QC condemns jury's 'quick' verdict (The Scotsman), 22 Jan 1999

 Item
Identifier: GD61/11/2/3/12
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 22 Jan 1999

Scotsgay Issue 38, Feb 2001

 Item
Identifier: GD61/11/2/5/6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: Feb 2001

Singer joins list of celebrities who courted scandal, 9 Apr 1998

 piece
Identifier: GD61/11/2/2/31/2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 9 Apr 1998

Singer to work sentence in gay community (The Scotsman), 15 May 1998

 Item
Identifier: GD61/11/2/2/39
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 15 May 1998

Six more arrested over indecency, 16 Jul 1998

 piece
Identifier: GD61/11/2/2/100/2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 16 Jul 1998

Skating on thin ice (Southern Reporter), 16 Jan 2003

 Item
Identifier: GD61/11/2/7/1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 16 Jan 2003

Spy camera man filmed in gay sex sting (Daily Record), 21 Nov 1996

 Item
Identifier: GD61/11/2/1/2
Scope and Contents

A report on a council chief who was filmed having sex in a public toilet as part of a police surveillance operation. A reaction to the surveillance from gay rights organisations is also discussed as well as concerns over suicides connected to men filmed having sex with a teenager.

Dates: 21 Nov 1996

Stirling rent boy 'still at work', 1 Jan 1997

 piece
Identifier: GD61/11/2/1/3/1
Scope and Contents

Report on a teenager having sex with men in a public toilet, which resulted in the launch of a police surveillance operation and the suicide of two men who were arrested. Outright Scotland’s claim that the teenager was then used to entrap men is also discussed.

Dates: 1 Jan 1997

The Pink Paper, 18 Feb 2000

 Item
Identifier: GD61/11/2/4/143
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 18 Feb 2000