Christine Jardine: Why I support equal marriage and transgender rights

Here’s Christine Jardine speaking to Edinburgh’s Pride march yesterday. One of these days, I’ll remember to hold the phone round the other way.

She was speaking at the Mercat Cross on the Royal Mile to a vast, sparkly and bright crowd. As always the atmosphere was incredible.

The Scottish Young Liberals and Edinburgh Lib Dems did proud with t-shirts, a stall and a Brexitometer.

It seems that the marchers are not so impressed at the thought of Brexit.

And Greyfriars Bobby went all rainbow:

There was a pre-pride Lib Dem Pint on Friday at which much pink Prosecco and alcohol of other descriptions was consumed and much laughter had.

* Caron Lindsay is Editor of Liberal Democrat Voice and blogs at Caron's Musings

Read more by or more about , or .
This entry was posted in News.
Advert

Post a Comment

Lib Dem Voice welcomes comments from everyone but we ask you to be polite, to be on topic and to be who you say you are. You can read our comments policy in full here. Please respect it and all readers of the site.

If you are a member of the party, you can have the Lib Dem Logo appear next to your comments to show this. You must be registered for our forum and can then login on this public site with the same username and password.

To have your photo next to your comment please signup your email address with Gravatar.

Your email is never published. Required fields are marked *

*
*
Please complete the name of this site, Liberal Democrat ...?

Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarJohn Marriott 16th Jul - 4:52pm
    Come on, folks. Surely we’ve ‘done’ school uniforms by now. Is this REALLY the most important education question of the moment. What about getting stuck...
  • User AvatarJohn Marriott 16th Jul - 4:39pm
    @Peter Martin Those of us who support a Federal State - and knowing your views on the possible direction of travel of the dreaded EU,...
  • User AvatarMick Taylor 16th Jul - 4:37pm
    Rob Cannon. What you say does not in the slightest detract from my experience in Wales. I suspect that if it was now suggested scrapping...
  • User AvatarPaul Barker 16th Jul - 4:23pm
    We need Allies because we are averaging 18% in recent Polls while our Twin Enemies, Labour & Tories are both around 24%. Its not a...
  • User AvatarSue Sutherland 16th Jul - 4:12pm
    Richard I’m not sure what you mean about 110,000 members not all of whom will have the “exact beliefs and lifestyle that we would like.”...
  • User AvatarPaul Barker 16th Jul - 4:02pm
    If we really believed in our Constitution we would be campaigning against compulsory uniforms altogether, first because they are Compulsory & second because they are...