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Scotland hold talks to play England in ODI at Lord's - The National

Scotland hold talks to play England in ODI at Lord's  The National

SCOTLAND are in talks with their English counterparts about an historic one-day cricket international between the countries at Lord's, while also preparing to ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:32 pm


Inside Scotland’s only indoor swimming pool for pets and their owners in Glasgow - The Scottish Sun

Inside Scotland’s only indoor swimming pool for pets and their owners in Glasgow  The Scottish Sun

CUSTOMERS are travelling hundreds of miles for a dip in the Red Rover Dog Day Care in Castlemilk, Glasgow.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:29 pm


Sweltering Sunday in store for Scotland as weekend weather tipped to hit 27C - Daily Record

Sweltering Sunday in store for Scotland as weekend weather tipped to hit 27C  Daily Record

Hot air sweeping up from France and Spain will send the temperature soaring.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:24 pm


Scott McKenna faces Scotland injury sweat as Aberdeen star comes a cropper on artificial Rugby Park pitch - Daily Record

Scott McKenna faces Scotland injury sweat as Aberdeen star comes a cropper on artificial Rugby Park pitch  Daily Record

The 22-year-old was forced off after just 27 minutes at Rugby Park with complaints of a hamstring injury, and the manager revealed the extent of the damage.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:51 pm


Scotland v France reaction: Sam Skinner a serious doubt for World Cup - The Offside Line

Scotland v France reaction: Sam Skinner a serious doubt for World Cup  The Offside Line

GREGOR TOWNSEND has indicated that there is serious cause for concern that Sam Skinner might be ruled out of the World Cup due to a hamstring injury ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:32 pm


Scotland hold on to seal narrow victory over France - The Times

Scotland hold on to seal narrow victory over France  The Times

Scotland emerged from another up-and-down afternoon with a morale-boosting win, but Gregor Townsend was still left to reflect on some potentially significant ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 pm


Scotland turn tables on France but still have room to improve - The Irish Times

Scotland turn tables on France but still have room to improve  The Irish Times

Ireland's pool opponents came back firing after their humiliation in Nice last week.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:28 pm


This three bedroom home is the cheapest for sale in Scotland at only £5k - Daily Record

This three bedroom home is the cheapest for sale in Scotland at only £5k  Daily Record

At such a bargain price you could make a small fortune if you put the work in.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:43 pm


Two men die in motorcycle collision in South Lanarkshire - BBC News

Two men die in motorcycle collision in South Lanarkshire  BBC News

Emergency services were called to the scene on the A73 in South Lanarkshire on Saturday morning.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:34 pm


EuroHockey Championships: England avoid relegation by beating Scotland - BBC Sport

EuroHockey Championships: England avoid relegation by beating Scotland  BBC Sport

England avoid relegation from the EuroHockey Championships by beating Scotland 3-0 to finish fifth.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:55 pm


World Cup warm-up: Scotland 17-14 France - Scotland hold on for victory - BBC Sport

World Cup warm-up: Scotland 17-14 France - Scotland hold on for victory  BBC Sport

BBC Radio Scotland and text coverage as Scotland play their second summer Test against France.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 11:00 am


Pets evacuated in large Perth retail park fire - BBC News

Pets evacuated in large Perth retail park fire  BBC News

About 30 animals have been evacuated from a pet shop during a major fire in Perth. More than 50 firefighters are tackling the blaze at the St Catherine's Retail ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:52 am


Number of people moving home falls to five-year low - STV News

Number of people moving home falls to five-year low  STV News

Number of people moving home falls to five-year low. There were 14662 homes bought with a mortgage in the first half of 2019 - the lowest since 2014.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:53 am


Inverness pub named Scotland's best live music venue at Scottish Bar and Pub Awards - Press and Journal

Inverness pub named Scotland's best live music venue at Scottish Bar and Pub Awards  Press and Journal

They were named the winners at the 24th annual Scottish Bar and Pub Awards, organised by Media World, publishers of Scottish licensed trade magazine, ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:44 am


Evanton man to fly the flag for Scotland as he bids for British-record in Race Around Ireland - Press and Journal

Evanton man to fly the flag for Scotland as he bids for British-record in Race Around Ireland  Press and Journal

An ultra-cyclist from Evanton will fly the flag for Scotland this weekend as he undertakes the gruelling 1,336 mile cycling challenge of navigating around Ireland.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:54 am


'Scotland must find roar against France as World Cup looms' - BBC Sport

'Scotland must find roar against France as World Cup looms'  BBC Sport

Scotland need leadership and a better attitude as they look to restore order and confidence in Saturday's rematch with France, writes Tom English.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:26 am


News digest – ovarian cancer blood test, obesity in Scotland, cancer waiting times in Wales and statins - Cancer Research UK - News

News digest – ovarian cancer blood test, obesity in Scotland, cancer waiting times in Wales and statins  Cancer Research UK - News

In the news this week: our scientists have developed an ovarian cancer blood test and the government in Wales implement new way to measure cancer waiting ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:14 am


Interview: Finlay Calder says don’t read into Scotland’s World Cup warm-ups - The Scotsman

Interview: Finlay Calder says don’t read into Scotland’s World Cup warm-ups  The Scotsman

As readying yourself for a World Cup goes, it's not as if Finlay Calder copied Jimmy Johnstone, wearer of the dark blue No 7 shirt in a different sport. The rugby ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:00 am


'Vile' abuse after SNP MP says Boris bots attack Scotland - The National

'Vile' abuse after SNP MP says Boris bots attack Scotland  The National

A SCOTS MP has told how he faced “vile” abuse online after suggesting that the British Army's cyberwarriors were attacking and undermining…

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:01 am


SNP ready to discuss free ports in Scotland despite crime fears - HeraldScotland

SNP ready to discuss free ports in Scotland despite crime fears  HeraldScotland

IT IS the policy in which is distilled Boris Johnson's vision of a buccaneering, free-wheeling, post-Brexit capitalism, according to his critics.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Scotland's greatest views revealed - HeraldScotland

Scotland's greatest views revealed  HeraldScotland

Ben A'an is not a huge climb at a smidgen under 1500ft and is easily manageable by most age groups. Because of its situation at the head of Loch Katrine it ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


The Munro who's finally bagging all Scotland's highest peaks - BBC News

The Munro who's finally bagging all Scotland's highest peaks  BBC News

He gave his name to Scotland's Munros - but the mountaineer who was tasked with listing the country's highest peaks never got the chance to climb them all.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:31 pm


Quarter of workers in Scotland struggling financially, study finds - The Sunday Post

Quarter of workers in Scotland struggling financially, study finds  The Sunday Post

About one in four Scottish workers are struggling financially, according to research for Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS). A YouGov survey found 24% of 1,009 ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:09 pm


Number of people moving house in Scotland falls to lowest level in five years - The Scotsman

Number of people moving house in Scotland falls to lowest level in five years  The Scotsman

The number of people moving house in Scotland has fallen to its lowest level in five years, with a shortage of available properties and spiralling deposit costs to ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:03 pm


Call for crackdown on 'cowboy' funeral directors in Scotland - Express

Call for crackdown on 'cowboy' funeral directors in Scotland  Express

FUNERAL directors should be licensed as part of a crackdown on “cowboy” firms exploiting grieving relatives, SNP ministers have been told.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:01 pm


Scotland's national poet says Glasgow is leading the way on slavery reparation - Channel 4 News

Scotland's national poet says Glasgow is leading the way on slavery reparation  Channel 4 News

In Glasgow this morning a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Universities of Glasgow and the West Indies. The move coincides with the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:54 pm


New ferry linking Scotland and the Netherlands set to launch later this year - Daily Record

New ferry linking Scotland and the Netherlands set to launch later this year  Daily Record

The sailings for passengers and freight will depart from Rosyth in Fife and dock in Groningen in Holland.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:23 pm


These three roundabouts have been named the most dangerous in Scotland - and one is in Edinburgh - Edinburgh Live

These three roundabouts have been named the most dangerous in Scotland - and one is in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

Sheriffhall Roundabout is one of the very worst in Scotland for accidents according to data provided by Police Scotland.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:03 pm


Calls for more Scottish granite to be used for headstones - STV News

Calls for more Scottish granite to be used for headstones  STV News

A call has been made to use more Scottish granite for memorial headstones. Only a small percentage of memorial blocks are cut from the country's own stone, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:47 pm


Forget Greenland, Donald Trump should buy Scotland - Spectator.co.uk

Forget Greenland, Donald Trump should buy Scotland  Spectator.co.uk

Forget Greenland, Donald Trump should buy Scotland on Coffee House | Donald Trump's attempted purchase of Greenland may have fallen through but if he's ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:24 pm


Lead Potato Consultant / Researcher for Scotland job with SCOTLAND'S RURAL COLLEGE (SRUC) | 177595 - Times Higher Education (THE)

Lead Potato Consultant / Researcher for Scotland job with SCOTLAND'S RURAL COLLEGE (SRUC) | 177595  Times Higher Education (THE)

Lead Potato Consultant / Researcher for Scotland. Type Permanent Salary £ attractive salary based on experience and qualifications. Location Edinburgh or ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:00 pm


Water cooler ban for Scotland's hospitals to fight infection risk - The Scotsman

Water cooler ban for Scotland's hospitals to fight infection risk  The Scotsman

Water coolers are to be removed from every hospital in Scotland to cut potentially fatal infection risks to patients and staff. Health staff in Glasgow were told on 14 ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:53 pm


SNP plan to slash deficit in independent Scotland could cause 'shock austerity’ - The Scotsman

SNP plan to slash deficit in independent Scotland could cause 'shock austerity’  The Scotsman

Labour and the Tories have attacked claims made by a senior Nationalist that an independent Scotland could slash its fiscal deficit to three per cent within just ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:26 pm


Scotland's Insider Guide: North Kelvinside - The National

Scotland's Insider Guide: North Kelvinside  The National

IT may already be a popular and established district in Glasgow's west end, but North Kelvinside remains full of wee surprises.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:04 pm


Scotland v France in Edinburgh: 8 of the best rugby pubs near Murrayfield Stadium for match day - The Scotsman

Scotland v France in Edinburgh: 8 of the best rugby pubs near Murrayfield Stadium for match day  The Scotsman

Ahead of Scotland's second World Cup warm-up Test against France at Murrayfield on Saturday, many will be looking out for some of the best bars nearby to ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:41 pm


Mini heatwave to hit Scotland tomorrow as temperatures set to rise - Daily Record

Mini heatwave to hit Scotland tomorrow as temperatures set to rise  Daily Record

Get the sun cream, the sunglasses and the shorts on because it's going to be a scorcher.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:31 pm


10 alien invaders Scotland can do without - Scottish Field

10 alien invaders Scotland can do without  Scottish Field

Scotland's native wildlife is being attacked by ruthless foreign species that are hell-bent on world domination. A great many creatures that are part of the Scottish ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:53 pm


Your pictures of Scotland: 16 - 23 August - BBC News

Your pictures of Scotland: 16 - 23 August  BBC News

A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 16 - 23 August.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:32 pm


This West Lothian town is the kinkiest place in Scotland - according to this sex map - Edinburgh Live

This West Lothian town is the kinkiest place in Scotland - according to this sex map  Edinburgh Live

It is in the top ten across the whole of the UK, while Edinburgh didn't even make the top 100.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:09 pm


Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander rebuked for breaking PPI rules - The Guardian

Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander rebuked for breaking PPI rules  The Guardian

Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander have been have been ordered to appoint independent auditors to monitor their payment protection insurance (PPI) ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:57 am


Scotland to offer cancer patients 'guaranteed practical advice' in £18m investment - The Scotsman

Scotland to offer cancer patients 'guaranteed practical advice' in £18m investment  The Scotsman

Scotland will become the first nation in the UK to offer cancer patients guaranteed practical and financial advice as part of an £18m investment in support ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:04 am


Operation Unicorn - what happens if the Queen dies in Scotland - Daily Record

Operation Unicorn - what happens if the Queen dies in Scotland  Daily Record

Her Majesty dying north of the border could see hundreds of thousands of people from all over the globe flocking to the region.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:28 am


Doaa Shabbir: Global politics is defined by existential dread - can Scotland be different? - CommonSpace

Doaa Shabbir: Global politics is defined by existential dread - can Scotland be different?  CommonSpace

Doaa Shabbir, writer and school student based in Glasgow, examines the nervous tension and existential confusion of our era, and makes the case for a way ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:57 am


Jim Mallinder: Scotland name ex-England youth pathway chief as performance director - BBC Sport

Jim Mallinder: Scotland name ex-England youth pathway chief as performance director  BBC Sport

Jim Mallinder leaves his role as head of England's young player pathway system to become Scottish Rugby's new performance director.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:37 am


These are the 10 railway stations in Scotland that have the highest number of crimes - The Scotsman

These are the 10 railway stations in Scotland that have the highest number of crimes  The Scotsman

Crime on Scotland's railways is a persistent problem, with more than a thousand incidents being reported each year.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:54 am


Donald Trump should buy Scotland, not Greenland – Jim Duffy - The Scotsman

Donald Trump should buy Scotland, not Greenland – Jim Duffy  The Scotsman

Jim Duffy has a satirical take on how to kill Scotland's deficit...with a little help from our friends across the pond.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:03 am


Scotland in Union out of money ahead of indyref2 - The National

Scotland in Union out of money ahead of indyref2  The National

THE finances of the group supposedly leading the charge against independence have slumped massively, The National can reveal.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:18 am


Scott Bain: Celtic goalkeeper will miss Scotland games - Neil Lennon - BBC Sport

Scott Bain: Celtic goalkeeper will miss Scotland games - Neil Lennon  BBC Sport

Neil Lennon says he "would doubt very much" that goalkeeper Scott Bain will be available for Scotland's double header with Russia and Belgium.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:49 am


Conspiracy theories only damage your cause | Scotland - The Times

Conspiracy theories only damage your cause | Scotland  The Times

Now I get it. I'd been wondering why Boris Johnson elevated the relatively low-profile Tory MP Alister Jack to Scottish secretary. Yesterday came the answer: ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:01 pm


Ferry route planned from Scotland to Netherlands - BBC News

Ferry route planned from Scotland to Netherlands  BBC News

A Scottish shipping company is planning to start a daily ferry *service* linking Rosyth with the Netherlands. Operations would start around the time that Brexit is ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:58 pm


EuroHockey Championship: Stylish Scotland pick apart Wales - BBC Sport

EuroHockey Championship: Stylish Scotland pick apart Wales  BBC Sport

Scotland turn on the style to earn a crucial win over Wales in their EuroHockey 2019 relegation play-off match.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:02 pm


Scotland Brexit: 50,000 applications for EU Settlement Scheme - BBC News

Scotland Brexit: 50,000 applications for EU Settlement Scheme  BBC News

About a quarter of the estimated 220000 EU citizens living in Scotland have so far applied to remain in the UK after Brexit.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:17 pm


Scotland In Union finances crumble as group 'slide into complete irrelevance' - The National

Scotland In Union finances crumble as group 'slide into complete irrelevance'  The National

THE finances of the group leading the charge against independence have slumped massively.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:50 am


Watch Wales v Scotland live in the Men's EuroHockey Championships - BBC Sport

Watch Wales v Scotland live in the Men's EuroHockey Championships  BBC Sport

Watch live coverage as Scotland take on Wales in Pool C of the Men's EuroHockey Championships in Antwerp, Belgium.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:15 am


Scotland's first public asylum transformed into 450 homes - STV News

Scotland's first public asylum transformed into 450 homes  STV News

Scotland's first public asylum transformed into 450 homes. Around £100m being spent building new development on site of psychiatric Montrose hospital.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:37 am


Can Scotland afford independence? - Shetland News

Can Scotland afford independence?  Shetland News

This should be one of the main questions people ask themselves every time this subject comes up as the answers will vastly affect us all. I don't have the ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:58 am


Watch England v Scotland live in the Men's EuroHockey Championships - BBC Sport

Watch England v Scotland live in the Men's EuroHockey Championships  BBC Sport

Watch live coverage as England take on Scotland in Pool C of the Men's EuroHockey Championships in Antwerp, Belgium.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:01 am


Alex Dunbar has gone from Scotland's first-choice to World Cup exile - BBC Sport

Alex Dunbar has gone from Scotland's first-choice to World Cup exile  BBC Sport

As recently as 10 months ago, Alex Dunbar was one of Scotland's leading Test centres. But by June, he had failed to make even the 41-man training squad for ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 5:28 am


GERS is a controversial but accurate picture of Scotland in 2019 - HeraldScotland

GERS is a controversial but accurate picture of Scotland in 2019  HeraldScotland

GERS estimates the contribution of public sector revenue raised in Scotland toward the public sector goods and services provided for the benefit of…

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Shetland by-election: Could Scotland's safest seat change hands? - BBC News

Shetland by-election: Could Scotland's safest seat change hands?  BBC News

Shetland is the Scottish Parliament's safest seat - but is there a by-election upset on the cards?

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:23 pm


Rugby World Cup: Scotland must 'lay down marker' against France - Rory Lawson - BBC Sport

Rugby World Cup: Scotland must 'lay down marker' against France - Rory Lawson  BBC Sport

Scotland need to "lay down a marker" for the Rugby World Cup in their rematch with France on Saturday, says Rory Lawson.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:21 pm


700 police officers to be cut in Scotland - Channel 4 News

700 police officers to be cut in Scotland  Channel 4 News

Police Scotland's deputy chief constable tells Channel 4 News that the repercussions will 'significantly cut our operational resilience and capacity'.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:45 pm


Vet disease surveillance posts to go across Scotland - BBC News

Vet disease surveillance posts to go across Scotland  BBC News

Scotland's Rural College says 35 posts will be lost at sites across Scotland.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:18 pm


Inverness in top 10 of Scotland's sexiest places Inverness in top 10 of Scotland's sexiest places - Inverness Courier

Inverness in top 10 of Scotland's sexiest places Inverness in top 10 of Scotland's sexiest places  Inverness Courier

Inverness has been ranked 10th in a top 20 list of Scottish towns and cities for sexual activity. Bathgate is the sexiest town in Scotland, according to a new ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:54 am


No-deal Brexit 'severe disruption' warning from NHS in Scotland - The Ferret

No-deal Brexit 'severe disruption' warning from NHS in Scotland  The Ferret

The agency in charge of supplying products and staff to the NHS in Scotland is preparing for "severe disruption" if there's a no-deal Brexit.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:50 am


A dram of hope for whisky exports: new Scotland-Netherlands ferry... - Reuters

A dram of hope for whisky exports: new Scotland-Netherlands ferry...  Reuters

A Scottish company and a Dutch port are discussing launching a new ferry line ahead of Britain's exit from the European Union, potentially providing a swift ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:45 am


Further improvement in Scotland's public finances - BBC News

Further improvement in Scotland's public finances  BBC News

The country spent £12.6bn more on public services than it raised in taxation last year - the equivalent of 7% of its GDP.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:08 am


Dukes, aristocrats and tycoons: Who owns Scotland? - BBC News

Dukes, aristocrats and tycoons: Who owns Scotland?  BBC News

Scotland's land ownership has prompted decades of debate and a series of reforms. It's estimated that fewer than 500 people own half the country's ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:31 am


Summer is back as Scotland set to sizzle this weekend with temperatures breaking 20C - Daily Record

Summer is back as Scotland set to sizzle this weekend with temperatures breaking 20C  Daily Record

Forecasters from the Met Office said torrential rain is set to hit Scotland on Thursday.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:01 pm


Scotland see off PNG for second time in Cricket World Cup League 2 - BBC Sport

Scotland see off PNG for second time in Cricket World Cup League 2  BBC Sport

Scotland make it three wins from four in the first round of the new Cricket World Cup League 2 by beating Papua New Guinea by 38 runs in Aberdeen.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:45 pm


Scotland v France: 'Attitude and aggression' need to be better at Murrayfield, says Matt Taylor - BBC Sport

Scotland v France: 'Attitude and aggression' need to be better at Murrayfield, says Matt Taylor  BBC Sport

Scotland will need cooler heads and greater intensity as they look to avenge last weekend's mauling in France, says defence coach Matt Taylor. The 32-3 defeat ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:13 pm


Cheesy pun crowned Scotland's funniest tweet at Edinburgh fringe - The Guardian

Cheesy pun crowned Scotland's funniest tweet at Edinburgh fringe  The Guardian

The joke was deemed the best of Scottish Twitter by a panel of comedians, who picked it from a shortlist of witty observations and gags.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:08 pm


Anger amid rise in 'dirty camping' in rural Scotland - BBC News

Anger amid rise in 'dirty camping' in rural Scotland  BBC News

Informal campsites are being found abandoned and rubbish-strewn in rural areas.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:37 am


Rugby World Cup 2019: Pick your Scotland XV to play France - BBC Sport

Rugby World Cup 2019: Pick your Scotland XV to play France  BBC Sport

Scotland were thrashed by France in Nice on Saturday, but what changes would you make for the return match at Murrayfield if you were Gregor Townsend?

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:26 am


Scots will not have to work until 75 in an independent Scotland - The National

Scots will not have to work until 75 in an independent Scotland  The National

PEOPLE in an independent Scotland will not have to wait until they are 75 before receiving their state pension, according to ministerial insiders in…

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:50 am


Major search launched for holidaymaker in Scotland after he fails to return home - Daily Record

Major search launched for holidaymaker in Scotland after he fails to return home  Daily Record

Valerij Tomarenko was due to fly back to Germany yesterday and has not been in contact with family since Wednesday.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:06 pm


CBI boss says Scotland still faces big Brexit risk - BBC News

CBI boss says Scotland still faces big Brexit risk  BBC News

The head of the UK's biggest business group has said Scottish businesses continue to face big risks if Britain leaves the EU with no trade deal. CBI Director ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:03 am


Police Scotland spend £7m on Brexit contingency planning - BBC News

Police Scotland spend £7m on Brexit contingency planning  BBC News

Police Scotland have spent more than £7m on planning for Brexit. The figure has been released in a Brexit contingency planning report due to be discussed by ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 1:16 pm


Scotland's papers: 'Operation chaos' for no-deal and Ibiza hotel fall - BBC News

Scotland's papers: 'Operation chaos' for no-deal and Ibiza hotel fall  BBC News

The Sunday papers reveal leaked plans for shortages in food, petrol and medicine in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 7:56 am


Gregor Townsend: Scotland need 'big improvement' after France loss - BBC Sport

Gregor Townsend: Scotland need 'big improvement' after France loss  BBC Sport

Scotland need "big improvements" after being hammered by France in their opening warm-up for the World Cup, says head coach Gregor Townsend.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 10:41 pm


France 32-3 Scotland: Townsend's men outclassed in Nice - Live - BBC Sport

France 32-3 Scotland: Townsend's men outclassed in Nice - Live  BBC Sport

Scotland are in France for the first of their Rugby World Cup warm-up matches.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 6:10 pm


EuroHockey Championships: Scotland suffer heavy defeat by Germany - BBC Sport

EuroHockey Championships: Scotland suffer heavy defeat by Germany  BBC Sport

Scotland lose heavily to eight-time winners Germany in their opening Pool B at the EuroHockey Championships in Belgium.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 2:15 pm


Scotland ‘decades behind in attitudes to race’ warns national poet - The Scotsman

Scotland ‘decades behind in attitudes to race’ warns national poet  The Scotsman

Scotland's attitudes to race is decades behind England's, our national poet has warned.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 5:02 am


Your pictures of Scotland: 9 - 16 August - BBC News

Your pictures of Scotland: 9 - 16 August  BBC News

A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 9 - 16 August.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 12:35 pm


Corbyn: Westminster should not block second Scotland poll - The Guardian

Corbyn: Westminster should not block second Scotland poll  The Guardian

Jeremy Corbyn has confirmed he believes Westminster should not block a second referendum on Scottish independence, but said he opposed the breakup of ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 9:10 am


France v Scotland: Duncan Taylor back after two injury-hit years - BBC Sport

France v Scotland: Duncan Taylor back after two injury-hit years  BBC Sport

Scotland comeback centre Duncan Taylor on two injury-scarred years and the brain injury that left him fearing for his career.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Shelley Kerr: Scotland head coach regrets tearful meeting - BBC Sport

Shelley Kerr: Scotland head coach regrets tearful meeting  BBC Sport

Scotland head coach Shelley Kerr admits she would "do things differently" in hindsight after players were reduced to tears at a meeting the day after they were ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Scotland sees surge in unemployment - BBC News

Scotland sees surge in unemployment  BBC News

Scotland's labour market saw a surge in unemployment in recent months, according to new figures. From April to June Scots out of work rose by 12,000 to ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


How to tackle Scotland's 'climate emergency' - BBC News

How to tackle Scotland's 'climate emergency'  BBC News

The Scottish government says "rapid change" is needed and "everybody" has a role to play in facing the issue.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Scotland's papers: Hospital funding row and Epstein's prison death - BBC News

Scotland's papers: Hospital funding row and Epstein's prison death  BBC News

Rows over funding for a new sick kids hospital and the death of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein make the front pages.

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Is Scotland finally set to bid farewell to the union? - The Guardian

Is Scotland finally set to bid farewell to the union?  The Guardian

Boris Johnson's do-or-die Brexit has pushed even reluctant Scots into the pro-independence camp, among the voters in one bellwether town.

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Fresh weekend weather warnings for Scotland - BBC News

Fresh weekend weather warnings for Scotland  BBC News

Travellers in Scotland have been given a *fresh* warning that difficult weather conditions could continue for much of the weekend. The Met Office also issued a ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Independence for Scotland and its appeal to English emigrants - The Guardian

Independence for Scotland and its appeal to English emigrants  The Guardian

Letters: Sue Hawthorne says there's a strong case for a second Scottish independence referendum, while Judith Dunkerley and Hilary Ward reflect on Nicola ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Let us celebrate Scotland’s local heroes, not the unloved royals - The Guardian

Let us celebrate Scotland’s local heroes, not the unloved royals  The Guardian

The Queen doesn't need another building named after her, but there are many Scots who do deserve the honour.

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


England would be better off without Scotland, Tory candidate said - The Guardian

England would be better off without Scotland, Tory candidate said  The Guardian

Conservative vying to win back Bedford seat said taxpayers south of the border are 'fleeced' by Scots.

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Boris Johnson heads to Scotland to deliver £300m pledge - The Guardian

Boris Johnson heads to Scotland to deliver £300m pledge  The Guardian

Boris Johnson will visit Scotland on Monday to promise to “strengthen the union” and pledge £300m for boosting growth in the devolved nations amid warnings ...

Published on 28 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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