Welcome to Scotland.
Registered partnerships: No (Yes 2005 – 2014, Scotland introduced gender neutral marriage in 2014)
Marriage: Yes (2014)
Stepchild adoption: Yes (2009)
Joint adoption: Yes (2009)
Military service: Yes
Age of consent: 16
Pride parades: Edinburgh (June), Glasgow (August)
Hotspots: CC Blooms (Edinburgh), Cafe Habana (Edinburgh), Delmonica’s (Glasgow), Polo Lounge (Glasgow)
Gay web: scotsgay.co.uk
Role models: Ruth Davidson (politician), Kezia Dugdale (politician), Eddie Mair (presenter), Val McDermid (author), Derek Ogg QC (lawyer), John Barrowman (actor), Alan Cumming (actor)
Population: 5,4 mill.
Government: Devolved parliamentary legislature within Constitutional Monarchy
Monarch: Queen Elizabeth II
First minister: Nicola Sturgeon
Religion: Church Of Scotland
Language: English, Scots, Scottish Gaelic
MR GAY EUROPE IN SCOTLAND
Official producer: Mr Gay Scotland
Name of producer: Stuart Hatton Jr.