Somewhere: For Us

The story so far

Our Launch Issue,

Winter 2020

The very first 84-page issue of our magazine launched in November 2020, in print and online. The response was incredible and has helped us create the forthcoming bumper-size Issue Two.

Issue one features interviews with Jackie Kay, Annie Wallace and Dean Atta. Other features include Gentleman Jack's Great Tour of Scotland, Lavender Menace and plenty of new and emerging talent from our LGBTQ+ creative community.

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Issue Two,
Spring 2021

Our very special 98-page Issue Two released on Sunday February 14th. The cover is a special collaboration with Beano Studios to celebrate LGBT History Month, focusing on young LGBTQ+ people.

The issue also features interviews with River City star David Paisley, RuPaul's Drag Race icon Peppermint, trailblazing playwright Jo Clifford and special features about Scotland's comic connections. We flick through Stanley Baxter's photo album, catch up with Lavender Menace and complete Anne Lister's Great Tour of Scotland.

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Issue Three, 
Summer 2021

Our bumper Pride Issue released on May 17th, on International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT), featuring a special Seaside Pride themed cover and brimmed with Pride memories, music and much much more!

The issue also features interviews with Lucy Spraggan and Damian Barr, along with articles about new work from David Hockney, and new gallery exhibitions for Joan Eardley's work in Edinburgh and Night Fever at the V&A in Dundee. As ever, we spend time with the Lavender Menaces and put a spotlight on LGBTQ+ and ally businesses making a difference. 

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Issue Four,
Autumn 2021

Our annual Festival Issue released just in time for the Edinburgh Fringe, Edinburgh Book Festival, Edinburgh Art Festival, Fringe of Colour and SQIFF! Our special Unicorns-themed cover paid homage to all the brilliant people in Scotland doing their bit to make a better place for LGBTQ+ people.

The issue also features original interviews with author Val McDermid, comedian Rhys Nicholson, and music legend Joan Armatrading. We unveil our inaugural Unicorns, with contributions from the Fringe Society, Lavender Menace, Edinburgh Cocktail Week and Visit Scotland, plus so much more!

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Issue Five,
Winter 2021

Our special festive issue has arrived! Time to coorie in with our Panto special (oh yes it is) paying homage to the queer history of Scottish pantomime.

Our new issue also features original interviews with actor David Carlyle, singer Macy Gray and author Ely Percy, plus we go behind the scenes on BBC/HBO drama Gentleman Jack. We also meet some of our prominent LGBTQ+ sportspeople and offer some special gift ideas so you can support LGBTQ+ and ally businesses this holiday time.

Issue Five magazine and prints are now available via our online shop, or join as a member today to get member-exclusive gifts and much more! 

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Download your guide to all the pantos around Scotland this holiday time! 
 

Back issues 

Check out our online shop for back issues and bundle packs, along with lots of other goodies and gift ideas! 

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