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VENUES AND EMPORIA

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Aberdeen
Ayr
Carlisle
Dumfries
Dundee
Edinburgh
Glasgow
Inverness
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* indicates that these venues stock ScotsGay

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ABERDEEN

CHEERZ BAR & CLUB*
11 Hadden Street. Lively gay bar and club with entertainment and more. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1180100329

MARKET ARMS*
13 Hadden Street. LGBT friendly pub with karaoke five nights per week. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/MarketArmsAberdeen

WELLMAN'S HEALTH STUDIO*
218 Holburn Street. Tel: 01224 211441. Mon-Fri Noon-10pm, Sat Noon-9pm, Sun 2-9pm. 8-man Jacuzzi, sauna, steamroom, café. Free Internet access. Massage available. E-mail: info@wellmans-health-studio.co.uk WWW: http://www.wellmans-health-studio.co.uk/
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AYR

THE RUSTY NAIL*
9-13 South Harbour Street. Tel: (01292) 738454. Wed 6-11pm, Thu Noon-11pm, Fri-Sat Noon-12.30am, Sun Noon-11pm. New LGBT bar. Live music Fri-Sat. Karaoke Sat. Food available until 8pm. E-mail: kim@therustynail.co.uk
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CARLISLE

THE REGENCY*
6-8 Fisher Street. Tel: (01228) 267247. Fri-Sat 9.30pm-4am. Gay night club (mixed). Also available to book for private parties and events.

STICKY BITS CAFÉ*
6-8 Fisher Street. Tel: (01228) 267247. 10am-8pm. The first gay café in Cumbria - working with and for the LGBT community. Offers reasonably priced good food, LGBT information, advice and a friendly atmosphere. E-mail: stickybitscafe@hotmail.co.uk WWW: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Sticky-Bits-Cafe/534110886653762
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DUMFRIES

DUMFRIES LGBT CENTRE*
88b High Street. Tel: (01387) 255058. Various group drop ins, please view online calendar: http://www.lgbtcentredg.co.uk/calendar/ Also provides LGBT awareness training to professionals. E-mail: DandG@lgbtyouth.org.uk WWW: http://www.lgbtcentredg.co.uk/
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DUNDEE

B4OUT*
2 St Andrew's Lane. Tel: (01382) 200660. Wed-Sun 7pm-Midnight. Gay bar. Karaoke Wed, Thu, Fri & Sun. Free pool table. Smoking balcony. Available for Private Hire. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/b4out

KLOZET*
73-75 Seagate. Tel: (01382) 690403. Sun 12.30pm-Midnight, Mon-Thu Noon-Midnight, Fri-Sat Noon-2.30am. Free WiFi. Regular live bands and acts. Karaoke Wed & Fri. Winner of Best Dundee Bar 2013. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/klozet.dundee

NUMBER 11*
11 Princes Steet. Tel: (01382) 451986. Sun Noon-10pm, Mon Noon-6pm, Tue-Thu Noon-10pm, Fri-Sat Noon-Midnight (last entry 1 hour prior). Gay sauna. Previously Jocks. E-mail: no.11sauna@live.com WWW: http://www.number11.net/

OUT*
124 Seagate. Tel: (01382) 200660. Wed-Sun 11pm-2.30am. Good atmosphere, very popular disco with wide selection of sounds and the occasional act/PA. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/outdundee

THE SALTY DOG*
9 Crichton Street. 2pm-Midnight. Cosy little bar. Fri & Sat: Karaoke. Sun: "The Sunday Club" with free buffet from 7pm. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/saltydog.dundee
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EDINBURGH

ADULT CONCEPTIONS*
8 Drummond Street. Tel: 0131-557 9413. Sun Noon-9pm, Mon-Sat 10am-9pm. Tel: 0131-623 6969. Scotland's ORIGINAL licenced SEX shop (formerly Leather & Lace)! Toys galore, video rental too! Larger sizes stocked.

THE AULD HOOSE*
23-25 St Leonards Street. Tel: 0131-668 2934. Sun 12.30pm-1am, Mon-Sat Noon-1am. Everybody-friendly bar. Real ale. Food served: Mon-Sat Noon-9.30pm, Sun 12.30-8pm. E-mail: liz@theauldhoose.co.uk WWW: http://theauldhoose.co.uk/

BOBBIE'S BOOKSHOP*
220 Morrison Street. Tel: 0131-538 7069. Mon-Sat 10am-1pm, 2-5.30pm. Mixed bookshop selling a selection of UK and imported gay magazines.

CAFÉ HABANA*
22 Greenside Place. Tel: 0131-558 1270. 1pm-1am. Friendly pre-club bar popular with locals and visitors. Regular promotions and weekly entertainment with free WiFi. E-mail: cafehabanaEH1@mac.com WWW: http://www.cafehabanaEH1.com/

CAFÉ NOM DE PLUME*
60 Broughton Street. Tel: 0131-478 1372. Sun Noon-11pm, Mon-Thu 11am-11pm, Fri-Sat 11am-1am.Relaxed café/bar at the LGBT Centre serving coffees, teas, beers, wines & spirits. Fruit beers, organic lagers & ciders, German Weiss beers and Scottish ales in bottles. Meat, vegetarian and vegan dishes available. Free Wi-Fi. Dogs welcome but sorry, no children under 5 years. And nae chips! E-mail: cafenomdeplume@ntlbusiness.com

C.C. BLOOM'S*
23-24 Greenside Place. Tel: 0131-556 9331. Sun 12.30pm-3am, Mon-Sat 11am-3am. Recently renovated nightclub with bar and restaurant. E-mail: ccblooms@tiscali.co.uk WWW: http://www.facebook.com/pages/CC-Blooms/105031046195696

CHALKY'S LATE NIGHT LOUNGE*
4 Picardy Place. Tel: 0131-550 1780. 5pm-3am. New club in old GHQ/Mood premises. E-mail: chalkysedinburgh@outlook.com WWW: http://www.chalkysedinburgh.co.uk/ and https://www.facebook.com/chalkys

THE CHURCH OF HIGH KICKS*
C.C. Bloom's, 23-24 Greenside Place. Tel: 0131-556 9331. Sun 6-11pm. Hosted by drag DJ Jon Pleased Wimmin, features music, star turns, talent competition and free buffet. WWW: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Church-of-High-Kicks/344615892235485

DV8
Monthly fetish club Details at http://www.fetlife.com/

EDINBURGH LGBT CENTRE*
58a and 60 Broughton Street. Houses Café Nom De Plume and Pride Scotia. Provides meeting and noticeboard space for many LGBT organisations. Free WiFi (sponsored by ScotsGay). Bought in 1974 by the Scottish Minorities Group, it is the only LGBT-owned LGBT Centre in the UK and is also the oldest LGBT Centre outwith the USA. Tel: 0131-556 9471. Meeting Room Booking Tel: 07817 533337. E-mail: info@edinburghlgbtcentre.org.uk

ELECTRO-SEXUAL*
C.C. Bloom's, 23-24 Greenside Place. Tel: 0131-556 9331. 11pm-3am. First Fri of each month. Club night. Music policy: cheeky electro and dirty bootlegs, mashed up by resident Lucky Luciano. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/electroedinburgh

LGBT HEALTH & WELLBEING*
9 Howe Street. Tel: 0131-523 1100. LGBT community centre in the heart of the New Town offering a range of events, courses and activities. Also provides meeting space for community groups. Rooms available for hire for meetings and training. E-mail: admin@lgbthealth.org.uk WWW: http://www.lgbthealth.org.uk/

No EIGHTEEN*
18 Albert Place, Leith Walk. Tel: 0131-553 3222. Mon-Thu Noon-10pm, Fri-Sun Noon-11pm. The UK's first VAT registered gay sauna! Relaxed and friendly atmosphere with excellent facilities which include large sauna cabin, 14-man steam room, private rooms, communal and private showers, themed rooms, video area and TV lounge. Hot and cold refreshments available. £12 (£10 concessions), £7 after 8pm. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/pages/NoEighteen/121388487933502

PLANET*
6 Baxter's Place. Tel: 0131-556 5551. 1pm-1am. Popular and busy gay bar with friendly staff. Karaoke Sun-Thu from 9pm. Nightly DJ. Happy Days: Mon-Thu drinks promos. E-mail: planetgaybar@googlemail.com

Q-STORE
5 Barony Street. Tel/Fax: 0131-477 4756. Mon-Fri 11am-7pm, Sat 11am-6pm. Scotland's only licensed gay store. Not just feelthy pictures - lifestyle too!

THE REGENT*
2 Montrose Terrace. Tel: 0131-661 8198. Sun 12.30pm-1am, Mon-Sat Noon-1am. Edinburgh's Gay Real Ale Pub - voted 2010 Edinburgh Pub Of The Year by CAMRA members. Deuchars IPA and Old Rosie scrumpy always available plus a range of guest ales. Relaxed atmosphere and comfortable surroundings. Snacks and meals served all day until 10pm plus coffees and teas. Free WiFi. Dogs welcome but no children under 5 years. CAMRA's Lesbian & Gay Real Ale Drinkers meet here on the 1st Mon of the month from 9pm. Quiz night 1st Mon of the month with resident Quizmistress Siobhan. WWW: http://www.lagrad-edinburgh.org.uk/

STEAMWORKS*
5 Broughton Market. Tel: 0131-477 3567. Daily 11am-11pm. Stylish sauna forming part of busy gay hotel and sauna complex in centre of gay quarter. State-of-the-art facilities including large spa pool, sauna cabin, large steam room, video room, labyrinth with themed areas, café lounge, free Internet access, tanning booth. Massage available daily. Choice of lockers or private cabins. Admission: Lockers £6, & Cabins £11 before 2pm. Lockers £10, Cabins £15 at all other times. Students & under 25 £6 lockers all day, every day! No membership required. Proudly gay owned & operated. WWW: http://www.steamworks-sauna.co.uk/

THE STREET*
2 Picardy Place. Tel: 0131-556 4272. Sun 12.30pm-1am, Mon-Sat Noon-1am. Small but perfectly formed bar run by Louise and Trendy Wendy. WWW: http://www.thestreetbar.co.uk

WOODLAND CREATURES*
260-262 Leith Walk. Tel: 0131-629 5509. Noon-1pm. Quirky LGBT-friendly real ale bar with good food. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Woodland-Creatures/448403238548357

WORD POWER*
43-45 West Nicolson Street. Tel: 0131-662 9112. Sun Noon-5pm, Mon-Sat 10am-6pm. Independent radical bookshop with online store. E-mail: books@word-power.co.uk WWW: http://www.word-power.co.uk/
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GLASGOW

AJ'S SAUNA*
41b York Street. Tel: 0141-237 3011. Mon-Thu 11am-8pm, Fri 11am-11pm, Sat-Sun 11am-7pm. Steam Room, Sauna, Power showers. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/ajs.sauna and http://www.ajs-sauna.co.uk/

AXM CLUB*
80 Glassford Street. Tel: 0141-552 5761. Wed-Sun 10pm-3am. Popular club in former Bennets premises - "Manchester has now arrived in Glasgow". E-mail: info@axm-club.com WWW: http://www.axmgroup.co.uk/axm-club-glasgow/

BROADCAST*
427 Sauchiehall Street. Tel: 0141-332 7304. 5pm-1am. Scene friendly bar that hosts the Birdcage monthly queer party, and gigs. E-mail: birdcageglasgow@hotmail.com WWW: http://www.broadcastglasgow.com

CCA*
350 Sauchiehall Street. Tel: 0141-352 4900. Fax: 0141-332 3226. Café Tel: 0141-332 7959. Sales & Info: Mon-Sat 10am-6pm. Gallery: Tue-Sat 11am-6pm. Café: Mon -Sat, 10am-Midnight. Bar: Mon-Sat Noon-Midnight. Centre for Contemporary Arts. 6 performance and exhibition spaces, café bar. ScotsGay available in bar. E-mail: gen@cca-glasgow.com WWW: http://www.cca-glasgow.com/

COURT BAR*
69 Hutcheson Street. Tel: 0141-552 2463. Sun Noon-Midnight, Mon-Sat 8am-Midnight. Intimate bar beside former Sheriff Court. Straight friendly.

DELMONICA'S BAR*
68 Virginia Street. Tel: 0141-552 4803. Noon-Midnight. DJs nightly from 9pm. Thu: Quiz. Sun: Karaoke. WWW: http://www.delmonicas.co.uk/

FHQ*
10 John Street. Tel: 0141-553 5851. Sat 11pm-3am. Women’s bar/club. WWW: http://www.fhqbar.co.uk/

THE GALLERY*
101 Brunswick Street. Part of the Old Sheriff Court Building. Tel: 0141-552 6310. 10am-Midnight. New and upmarket bistro/bar, clean cut, contemporary with a relaxed atmosphere. Live entertainment, large selection of wines, beers, spirits, teas, coffees, food and homebakes available. Free Wi-Fi. Large external seating area. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/merchant.galleryglasgow

KATIE'S BAR*
17 John Street. New gay bar.

LUKE & JACK ADULT BOUTIQUE*
45 Virginia Street. Tel: 0141-552 5699. Mon-Thu 11am-6pm, Fri-Sat 10.30am-6.30pm, Sun Noon-5pm. Locally owned and independent. Sells aromas, toys, lubes, magazines and books, underwear, T-shirts, gifts, etc. E-mail: hello@lukeandjack.co.uk WWW: http://www.lukeandjack.co.uk/

MERCHANT PRIDE
20 Candleriggs. Tel: 0141-564 1285. Sun 12.30pm-Midnight, Mon-Fri 4pm-Midnight, Sat Noon-Midnight. Upmarket bar in the heart of the Merchant City. Regular cabaret, karaoke and disco. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/MerchantPride

THE PIPEWORKS*
5-10 Metropole Lane. Tel: 0141-552 5502. Mon-Thu 11.30am-11pm, Fri 11.30am-Sat 6am, Sat Noon-Sun 11pm. Glasgow's Men's Health and Leisure Club. With 200+ lockers, 35 man spa pool, 20 man steam room, 20 man dry sauna, 14 rest rooms, sling room, tea & coffee bar, free internet access and TV lounge. Entry £13 (£10 concession). WWW: http://www.thepipeworks.com/

POLO LOUNGE*
84 Wilson Street. Tel: 0141-553 1221. Sun 9pm-3am, Mon 11pm-3am (Club X only), Tue 10pm-3am, Wed 7pm-3am, Thu-Sat 11pm-3am. Long established pub/club. Young crowd. Club X (downstairs dancefloor) open after 11pm. WWW: http://www.pologlasgow.co.uk/

THE RIDING ROOM*
The Joint On The Corner, 58 Virginia Street. Tel: 0845 6595904. 5pm-3am. Liquor and cabaret. E-mail: george@theridingroom.co.uk WWW: http://www.theridingroom.co.uk/

SILKS AND SECRETS*
308 Argyle Street. Tel: 0141-572 1017. Fax: 0141-221 0959. Sun Noon-5pm, Mon-Sat 10am-6pm. Clothes and toys catering for gay, transvestite and fetish tastes. Larger sizes stocked. WWW: http://www.silksandsecrets.com/

SPEAKEASY*
10 John Street. Tel: 0141-553 5851. Wed-Sat 5pm-3am. Bank Holiday weekends open from Noon (inc Sun). Fresh alternative to the gay scene. Food until 9pm. E-mail: speakeasy@g1group.com WWW: http://www.speakeasyglasgow.co.uk/

UNDERGROUND*
6a John Street. Tel: 0141-553 2456. Mon-Fri Noon-Midnight, Sat-Sun 1pm-Midnight. A refreshing antidote to the current gay scene. Pool table, Music Videos, reasonably priced drinks, good quality service, Queeraoke Tue. Free WiFi. Specialist DJ nights: Fri & Sat. WWW: http://www.underground-glasgow.com/

THE VIRGINIA GALLERY*
Basement, 45 Virgina Street. Specialises in art from the LGBT Community and erotic art for all! Over 18's only. Regular themed exhibitions and events. Open Tue-Sat. WWW: http://www.thevirginiagallery.co.uk/

THE WATERLOO*
306 Argyle Street. Tel: 0141-248 7216. Sun 12.30pm-Midnight, Mon-Sat Noon-Midnight. Semper idem! Popular, crowded, down to earth drinking shop. Scotland's oldest gay bar - what more can we say? Busy, busy, busy! Awarded the Beti Hutton seal of approval. WWW: https://www.facebook.com/waterloobar1
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INVERNESS

HIGHLAND PRIDE
Vinyl Nightclub, 9-12 Castle Street. Tel: (01463) 233322. Last Sun of each month. 10pm-3am. Monthly LGBT night. Drinks from £1.50 and Free Entry. WWW: http://www.facebook.com/www.facebook.com/prideinverness
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STIRLING

KATIE'S BAR & BISTRO*
3 Barnton Street. Tel: (01786) 448458. Sun-Thu 8am-Midnight, Fri-Sat 8am-1am. LGBT friendly. E-mail: http://www.facebook.com/katiesbarbistro
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