Saturday, February 13, 2016

VILE thieves have stolen a hand-built memorial bench created by a devoted son as a tribute to his mother and mother-in-law. Peter Tucker, 68, crafted...

A NORTH Sea rescue boat crew who chose to brave Storm Gertrude have shared amazing video footage of the extreme conditions they faced. The stomach-churning...

SCOTLAND’S biggest council has been condemned for shelled out £1.4m in pothole compensation over the past four years. Residents of Glasgow get more than 50...

A 20-year-old who has already survived five heart attacks is defying doctors to cycle 450 miles across Scotland. Colin Sutherland has three holes in his...

AMAZING pictures show a pair of normally unflappable herons locked in a vicious battle over their dinner. The birds are normally seen standing stock-still in...

RESIDENTS of Scotland’s biggest city receive more than 50 pothole compensation payouts a month on average, two thirds of which are for personal injury. In...

A KIND-hearted cyclist has been caught on video consoling a woman driver who seconds before almost killed him. Steven Gault, from Aberdeen, was cycling to...

HARDLINE nationalists are altering pound coins as part of a campaign to declare independence. Blue and black stickers which read “Scottish UDI movement” - Unilateral...

JK Rowling has expanded the world of Harry Potter - by revealing the identities of four unknown schools in the wizarding community. The bestselling author...

PRIMARY schools will be forced to teach in Gaelic, even if their area has no history of using the language. At present only 3,500 pupils...

A COLD WAR man cave capable of withstanding a nuclear blast is up for sale. The bijou bunker is 13ft underneath the magnificent Perthshire countryside...

SCOTS DJ Calvin Harris has apologised for being “partly responsible” for DJs sharing “horrible” shirtless selfies on social media. The 32-year-old Dumfries born musician, whose...

A LITTLE-known female Scottish astronomer is beating two giants of science - to get her face on a £10 note. Mary Somerville was shortlisted alongside...

A SCOTTISH theatre is urgently looking for an old dog to learn a new trick -  acting on a "salary" equivalent to £500 an...

AN MSP used a taxpayer-funded limo to get to the airport - to take a trip to one of the poorest countries in the...

TOP Scots chef and healthy eating campaigner Nick Nairn has revealed that he has failed to follow his own advice on healthy eating. The Michelin...

COUNCIL bosses have spent £8.3m of taxpayers’ cash on secret “gagging orders” to stop axed employees from blowing the whistle on scandals. Councils across Scotland...

BANNING “offensive” chanting at football matches has made the problem of sectarianism worse, according to a Scots criminologist. Dr Stuart Waiton says the 2011 law...

ANGRY parents have lashed out at council chiefs after Storm Gertrude collapsed part of a primary school built just 10 years ago. Oxgangs Primary in...

A MUM overcame her phobia of telephones - to save a street from what could have been a devastating gas explosion. Cheryl Campbell has suffered...
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