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Travellers in Scotland 'still getting a hard time'

The Equal Opportunities Committee of the Scottish Parliament has found gypsies and travelling people are being discriminated against despite a series of government initiatives over the past 15 years.

The committee has said it is "appalled and horrified" very little has changed.

One travelling family shared their experience of how they are accepted in Scotland.

Sammy Stewart, a traveller, says: "We do get a hard time with the community in some places".

  • 24 Sep 2012