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Scotland v France: Townsend backs quiet man Grant Stewart to roar - The Offside Line

Scotland v France: Townsend backs quiet man Grant Stewart to roar  The Offside Line

24-year-old hooker has done his talking on the pitch during momentius rise from struggling club player to Scotland squad member.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:10 pm


Rough times: Will golf last the course in Scotland? - STV News

Rough times: Will golf last the course in Scotland?  STV News

By Ben Philip. Golf may be one of Scotland's most popular global exports, but there are troubling signs the game is rapidly falling out of favour in the country that ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:37 pm


Aldi launches Spirit of Scotland festival for 25th anniversary - The National

Aldi launches Spirit of Scotland festival for 25th anniversary  The National

ALDI has revealed the line-up for its first ever Spirits of Scotland Festival, showcasing a hand-picked selection of the finest alcohol from some of…

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:29 pm


Mandatory calorie display plan for Scotland a 'retrograde step' - The Caterer.com

Mandatory calorie display plan for Scotland a 'retrograde step'  The Caterer.com

Mandatory calorie displays will put a “significant burden” on Scotland's food businesses, UKHospitality has said in response to proposals. Food Standards ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:27 pm


Pedal for Scotland: bike rides, routes and how much it costs to enter Scotland’s biggest cycle event - The Scotsman

Pedal for Scotland: bike rides, routes and how much it costs to enter Scotland’s biggest cycle event  The Scotsman

This year marks the last ever Pedal for Scotland event, which sees cyclists of all levels and ages taking part in a bike ride challenge between Glasgow and ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:18 pm


Man killed after boat capsized on Loch Awe was set to be a father - BBC News

Man killed after boat capsized on Loch Awe was set to be a father  BBC News

Kieran Cowan was one of three men in a boat when it capsized on Loch Awe on Saturday.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:55 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


The Buffalo Farm launches a crowdfunding bid to become Scotland's first producer of buffalo mozzarella - Deadline News

The Buffalo Farm launches a crowdfunding bid to become Scotland's first producer of buffalo mozzarella  Deadline News

Well known Fife farmer and star of the BBC's 'This Farming Life', Steve Mitchell, has today launched a 'Founders Club' crowdfunding campaign to turn his buffalo ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:37 pm


No end in site for Scotland's clinical waste crisis - Materials Recycling World

No end in site for Scotland's clinical waste crisis  Materials Recycling World

Cash-strapped NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde is spending ever-increasing amounts of money on disposing of hazardous clinical waste.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:30 pm


New recycling and renewable energy centre opens in Scotland - Bioenergy Insight Magazine

New recycling and renewable energy centre opens in Scotland  Bioenergy Insight Magazine

The Glasgow Recycling and Renewable Energy Centre (GRREC) has officially opened. The site in Polmadie, in the south of the city, is the first of its kind in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:08 pm


Vet disease surveillance posts to go across Scotland - BBC News

Vet disease surveillance posts to go across Scotland  BBC News

Jobs are to go at Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) sites as part of a major redesign of veterinary disease surveillance services. SRUC has announced a "new ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:01 pm


Greece forced to play World Cup qualifier against Scotland in London - Love Rugby League

Greece forced to play World Cup qualifier against Scotland in London  Love Rugby League

Due to difficulties staging their 2021 World Cup qualifier in Athens, Greece will play the 'home' match against Scotland in London. The international will take ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:57 pm


Picture of ex-Rangers hero Ryan Kent ‘spotted’ back in Scotland goes viral - The Scottish Sun

Picture of ex-Rangers hero Ryan Kent ‘spotted’ back in Scotland goes viral  The Scottish Sun

Steven Gerrard was desperate to bring the Liverpool winger back to Rangers this season and fans got excited by an image on social media that showed Ryan ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:18 pm


Fife fish and chip shop named best in Scotland - Fife Today

Fife fish and chip shop named best in Scotland  Fife Today

A Fife fish and chip shop has been crowned the best in Scotland at the first Scottish Takeaway Awards.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:35 pm


Government's HS2 review is a 'golden opportunity' to boost Scotland's economy, union leader says - Morning Star Online

Government's HS2 review is a 'golden opportunity' to boost Scotland's economy, union leader says  Morning Star Online

A GOVERNMENT review of the HS2 project launched today presents a “golden opportunity” to boost the economy in Scotland, TSSA union general secretary ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:15 pm


This is the joke chosen by Fringe comedians as Scotland’s funniest tweet - The Scotsman

This is the joke chosen by Fringe comedians as Scotland’s funniest tweet  The Scotsman

Scottish Twitter is often hailed as the most entertaining subculture on the social media platform, and now one user has been crowned the funniest member of it.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:47 am


A care home resident dies in accidents every two days in Scotland - Care Home Professional

A care home resident dies in accidents every two days in Scotland  Care Home Professional

A care home resident dies every two days from a fall or serious accident in Scotland, figures published by The Times have revealed.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:46 am


Calorie counts 'to be listed on all restaurant menus in Scotland' to combat unhealthy eating - The Scotsman

Calorie counts 'to be listed on all restaurant menus in Scotland' to combat unhealthy eating  The Scotsman

Calorie counts are set to be listed on all restaurant menus in Scotland, while childrens' menus will be subject to a code of practice, under sweeping new ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:39 am


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


Sunderland's Chris Maguire on his difficult season at Bury - BBC Sport

Sunderland's Chris Maguire on his difficult season at Bury  BBC Sport

Sunderland attacker Chris Maguire tells BBC Scotland about not wanting to get out of bed and not being paid while at Bury.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:08 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


Solar solution could help power climate change in Scotland - The Scotsman

Solar solution could help power climate change in Scotland  The Scotsman

Freezing winters, scorching heatwaves, flash floods and gale-force winds - these are the new normal for weather in the UK and across the planet, making it ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:51 am


Scotland proposes new post-Brexit ferry route to Netherlands - NL Times

Scotland proposes new post-Brexit ferry route to Netherlands  NL Times

Scottish company TEC-Farragon is working on a ferry *service* between the Scottish town of Rosyth and Eemshaven in the Netherlands. Scottish companies ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:46 am


Historic castle once loved by Mary Queen of Scots is now for sale in Scotland - HouseBeautiful.com

Historic castle once loved by Mary Queen of Scots is now for sale in Scotland  HouseBeautiful.com

Seton Castle is a historic 13-bedroom property in the heart of East Lothian, Scotland — and it's currently on the market for £8 million.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:45 am


TAKE A HIKE: Crail has one of Scotland's prettiest ports and offers breathtaking views - The Courier

TAKE A HIKE: Crail has one of Scotland's prettiest ports and offers breathtaking views  The Courier

Crail harbour is one of the prettiest little ports in the country, its rugged stone breakwater a haven for fishing boats since the 16th century. Sheltered by cliffs and ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:24 am


New national leadership group to strengthen community justice in Scotland - Holyrood

New national leadership group to strengthen community justice in Scotland  Holyrood

The National Community Justice Leadership Group will be co-chaired by Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf and Councillor Kelly Parry of COSLA.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:00 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


Moray Council at a crossroads with no lollipop people - BBC News

Moray Council at a crossroads with no lollipop people  BBC News

Pupils in Moray are back at school but there is something missing from their journey to class. Moray Council has become the first of Scotland's 32 local ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:23 am


Scotland’s slave trade ties are writ large in story of Hairstons - The Scotsman

Scotland’s slave trade ties are writ large in story of Hairstons  The Scotsman

It has been dispiriting to see so many Scots take umbrage with Jackie Kay, the nation's makar, after she told this newspaper not enough is being done to ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:08 am


Leader comment: Are Scotland’s high streets in terminal decline? - The Scotsman

Leader comment: Are Scotland’s high streets in terminal decline?  The Scotsman

A stroll along a local high street in Scotland can be a depressing experience these days.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:03 am


Huge rise in closures hitting Scotland’s high streets hard, new report reveals - The Scotsman

Huge rise in closures hitting Scotland’s high streets hard, new report reveals  The Scotsman

Nine closures a month have hit Scotland's high streets since 2016, a new report reveals today.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:03 am


Josh McPake targeted by Scotland after Rangers starlet approached by Republic of Ireland - Daily Record

Josh McPake targeted by Scotland after Rangers starlet approached by Republic of Ireland  Daily Record

Billy Stark has now contacted the on-loan Dundee winger in a bid to fend off Irish interest.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:00 am


Agenda: Exciting times for the TV industry in Scotland - HeraldScotland

Agenda: Exciting times for the TV industry in Scotland  HeraldScotland

By Fiona Hyslop, Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs. AS this year's Edinburgh TV Festival draws around 2,000 professionals from across ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:02 am


Tourists snub Scotland 'because of Brexit fears' - HeraldScotland

Tourists snub Scotland 'because of Brexit fears'  HeraldScotland

BREXIT uncertainty has caused overseas visitors to stay away from Scotland this year, heaping pressure on one of the country's most important…

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Damning assessment of stadium safety in Scotland leads to crackdown - Daily Record

Damning assessment of stadium safety in Scotland leads to crackdown  Daily Record

A report by HM Inspectorate of Constabulary said the Scottish Government is providing leadership to address the improvements.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:30 am


Sco v PNG, CWCL 2, match 5, report Berrington blasts Scotland to victory 20 Aug 19 - International Cricket Council

Sco v PNG, CWCL 2, match 5, report Berrington blasts Scotland to victory 20 Aug 19  International Cricket Council

The experienced Scotland duo of Kyle Coetzer and Richie Berrington propelled Scotland to a 38-run win at Mannofield in their last game of the opening round of ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:07 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


You Can Buy This Legendary Castle In Scotland For $9.7 Million - Forbes

You Can Buy This Legendary Castle In Scotland For $9.7 Million  Forbes

A castle in Scotland with 13 bedrooms, a gym, billiard room, private tavern, stables, cinema and helipad is for sale for $9.7 million.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:21 pm


World Rugby bans France forward Paul Gabrillagues who charged at Scotland's John Barclay - The Scotsman

World Rugby bans France forward Paul Gabrillagues who charged at Scotland's John Barclay  The Scotsman

France forward Paul Gabrillagues has been banned for his reckless head-first charge at John Barclay during Saturday night's World Cup warm-up Test in Nice.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:32 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


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

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

Watch live coverage as Netherlands take on Scotland in Pool B at the 2019 Men's EuroHockey Championships.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:03 pm


Closure of Yes Scotland in 2014 has proved to be a serious mistake - The National

Closure of Yes Scotland in 2014 has proved to be a serious mistake  The National

I AM gratified that the issue of SNP list votes electing relatively few of their candidates is being raised some time in advance of the next…

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:01 pm


Nurturing the famous four - Scotland's grouse species - Scottish Field

Nurturing the famous four - Scotland's grouse species  Scottish Field

The Glorious Twelfth arrived last week, as Scotland's grouse season got underway. They are a wonderful but fragile resource that needs to be nurtured. Scotland ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:38 pm


Police Scotland calls for Republican band under terror probe to be stopped from Glasgow marches - The Scottish Sun

Police Scotland calls for Republican band under terror probe to be stopped from Glasgow marches  The Scottish Sun

POLICE Scotland has called for a Republican flute band being probed over an alleged breach of the Terrorism Act to be banned from marching in Glasgow.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:34 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


Scotland Development International official arrested in China, say reports - Insider.co.uk

Scotland Development International official arrested in China, say reports  Insider.co.uk

Trade officer Simon Cheng sent 'pray for me' message before disappearance.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:30 am


Sporting Kansas and Scotland striker Johnny Russell greets Dundee United fans in USA - BBC Sport

Sporting Kansas and Scotland striker Johnny Russell greets Dundee United fans in USA  BBC Sport

Sporting Kansas City striker Johnny Russell greets fans of his former club Dundee United who had travelled to the United States to see him play.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:47 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


Scotland in Union proposes 'Truth Commissioner' for indyref2 - The National

Scotland in Union proposes 'Truth Commissioner' for indyref2  The National

SCOTLAND in Union have called for a “Truth Commission” to be considered during a second independence​ referendum campaign.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:00 am


'Scotland's most beautiful rubbish run' captured by island's bin lorry driver - Daily Record

'Scotland's most beautiful rubbish run' captured by island's bin lorry driver  Daily Record

Colin Morrison, from Tobermory, drives a bin lorry on the idyllic islands of Mull and Iona.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:30 am


Value of serious fraud cases in Scotland tops £1m - BBC News

Value of serious fraud cases in Scotland tops £1m  BBC News

More than £1m worth of high value fraud court cases were heard during the first six months of this year, according to KPMG. The study found the total value of ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:16 pm


Scotland weather forecast – Torrential rain to lash country in coming days before 30C heatwave next week - The Scottish Sun

Scotland weather forecast – Torrential rain to lash country in coming days before 30C heatwave next week  The Scottish Sun

FORECASTERS say much of Scotland will be affected by cool temperatures and showers over the next three days, particularly the south east But the mercury ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:55 pm


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


Five uncapped players in Scotland Under-21 squad for Euro qualifiers - BBC Sport

Five uncapped players in Scotland Under-21 squad for Euro qualifiers  BBC Sport

Hamilton midfielder Lewis Smith is one of five uncapped players in the Scotland Under-21 squad for next month's European Championship qualifiers.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:45 pm


Canna salmon farm unacceptable, says National Trust for Scotland - BBC News

Canna salmon farm unacceptable, says National Trust for Scotland  BBC News

The National Trust for Scotland (NTS) has said the threat posed to the marine environment and to tourism by a large fish farm is "unacceptable".

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:34 pm


Cricket World Cup League 2: Scotland beat Oman by 85 runs - BBC Sport

Cricket World Cup League 2: Scotland beat Oman by 85 runs  BBC Sport

Scotland earn their second Cricket World Cup League 2 win inside two days by beating Oman by 85 runs.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:36 am


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

CBI boss says Scotland still faces big Brexit risk  BBC News

Carolyn Fairbairn says a no-deal departure from the European Union could cost Scotland £14bn a year.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:03 am


One of Scotland’s greatest chefs Andrew Fairlie inspires new wave of culinary talent - Daily Record

One of Scotland’s greatest chefs Andrew Fairlie inspires new wave of culinary talent  Daily Record

Six budding chefs have been revealed as finalists in the first Andrew Fairlie Scholarship contest.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:30 am


Scotland faces no-deal Brexit food and medicine shortages according to UK Government’s secret files - Daily Record

Scotland faces no-deal Brexit food and medicine shortages according to UK Government’s secret files  Daily Record

Leaked documents outlined the impact of following through on Tory Prime Minister Boris Johnson's hardline stance with EU.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:30 am


Afghan refugee who arrived in Scotland as a child now faces being thrown out - iNews

Afghan refugee who arrived in Scotland as a child now faces being thrown out  iNews

A cricketer who fled war-torn Afghanistan for Scotland when he was a teenager, is facing deportation, despite fears that it would be dangerous for him to return.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 5:31 pm


EuroHockey Championships 2019: Ireland strike late to draw against Scotland - BBC Sport

EuroHockey Championships 2019: Ireland strike late to draw against Scotland  BBC Sport

Shane O'Donoghue's late penalty stroke earns Ireland a point in a 3-3 draw against Scotland at the European Championships.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 3:29 pm


Highlights: Scotland thrashed by France in World Cup warm-up - BBC Sport

Highlights: Scotland thrashed by France in World Cup warm-up  BBC Sport

Watch the highlights as Scotland are thrashed by France in Nice in their first World Cup warm-up Test.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 3:03 pm


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


Ali Price says Scotland players must show more desire for World Cup - BBC Sport

Ali Price says Scotland players must show more desire for World Cup  BBC Sport

Scotland's players must question how much they want to go to the World Cup after the "big wake-up call" of defeat by France, says scrum-half Ali Price.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:32 am


US golf developer takes swing at Scotland's environment rules - The National

US golf developer takes swing at Scotland's environment rules  The National

A US developer has come under fierce fire after complaining that his plan for a golf course on a wildlife site in north-east Scotland had…

Published on 18 August 2019 | 10:03 am


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


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


Will independent Scotland claim Britain's nuclear deterrent leaving UK defenceless? - Express

Will independent Scotland claim Britain's nuclear deterrent leaving UK defenceless?  Express

AN independent Scotland would put a question mark over the future of Britain's nuclear deterrent, especially if there was a push to expel the Royal Navy from ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 8:00 am


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


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 | 11:48 pm


Cricket World Cup League 2: Scotland beaten by Oman - BBC Sport

Cricket World Cup League 2: Scotland beaten by Oman  BBC Sport

Scotland slip to an eight-wicket defeat against Oman in their first game of the Cricket World Cup League 2.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 5:41 pm


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 | 5:18 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


Rugby World Cup 2019: Can you name Scotland's XV from the first warm-up of 2015? - BBC Sport

Rugby World Cup 2019: Can you name Scotland's XV from the first warm-up of 2015?  BBC Sport

Can you name the Scotland XV that took on Ireland in the first Rugby World Cup warm-up match of 2015?

Published on 15 August 2019 | 6:20 am


Life expectancy for boys in Scotland 13 years less in deprived areas - The Guardian

Life expectancy for boys in Scotland 13 years less in deprived areas  The Guardian

NRS figures show stark difference compared with affluent areas, while Scottish birth rate is lowest in UK. Libby Brooks Scotland correspondent. Wed 14 Aug ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 6:57 pm


Duncan Taylor starts for Scotland against France in first summer Test - BBC Sport

Duncan Taylor starts for Scotland against France in first summer Test  BBC Sport

Duncan Taylor will start for Scotland for the first time in two years in Saturday's first summer Test against France.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 10:33 am


Edwina Currie asks if indy Scotland would want to lose 'hefty' UK payments - The National

Edwina Currie asks if indy Scotland would want to lose 'hefty' UK payments  The National

FORMER Tory minister Edwina Currie has questioned whether Scotland would "want to lose the hefty payments that come from Westminster" by…

Published on 13 August 2019 | 1:52 pm


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 | 10:35 am


Stuart Hogg: Scotland must cut mistakes before World Cup - BBC Sport

Stuart Hogg: Scotland must cut mistakes before World Cup  BBC Sport

Scotland have to stop leaking tries if they are to be a force at next month's Rugby World Cup, insists Stuart Hogg.

Published on 12 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


Cystic fibrosis drugs rejected for use by NHS in Scotland - BBC News

Cystic fibrosis drugs rejected for use by NHS in Scotland  BBC News

Two "life-changing" cystic fibrosis drugs have been rejected for routine use by the NHS in Scotland. The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) said there were ...

Published on 12 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


Flooding closes West Coast mainline between England and Scotland - BBC News

Flooding closes West Coast mainline between England and Scotland  BBC News

The West Coast mainline reopens after being closed by flooding between England and Scotland.

Published on 10 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


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


Why is August the wettest summer month in Scotland? - BBC News

Why is August the wettest summer month in Scotland?  BBC News

Scotland may have to wait a while yet before it dries off from the most recent torrential downpours. On Thursday an entire tunnel in West Lothian was rendered ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Concern over 'staffing crisis' at private nurseries in Scotland - BBC News

Concern over 'staffing crisis' at private nurseries in Scotland  BBC News

The majority of Scotland's private nurseries are facing problems with recruitment, a new survey has revealed. The National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Scotland is moving towards independence — and unionists don't know how to stop it - New Statesman

Scotland is moving towards independence — and unionists don't know how to stop it  New Statesman

A poll has come along and rattled the windows of Scottish democracy. This week, Tory peer Michael Ashcroft and Holyrood magazine released a survey of ...

Published on 6 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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