Sunday, July 24, 2016

HUNDREDS of Scottish homes have been used for a car insurance scam known as "ghost broking". Addresses in rural Scotland which generally have affordable car...

A HOLE-in-the-wall gang used a sledgehammer to smash their way into - a hair salon. The criminal technique, normally used to get into bank vaults,...

A 19TH CENTURY lighthouse cottage designed by Robert Louis Stevenson’s uncle is on the market for £275,000. The A listed property sits proudly alongside the...

A TOUCHING video shows the moment an ancient Labrador tried and failed to keep up with the younger generation. Belle, a 15-year-old former working gun...

A TEACHER faces being struck off amid claims he tried to send a pupil a "humorous" picture of a dwarf - but sent an...

A SENIOR childcare boss has been struck off after faking mileage the equivalent of driving from Edinburgh to Baghdad. Kubeshni Gounder has been charged by...

A TRAVELLER reckons she was welcomed back to Scotland - by a Scotland-shaped cloud. Jill Taylor took the photo from the window of her plane...

  A SHOCKING video shows the moment an angry van man launched a foul-mouthed tirade against a cyclist trying to dodge potholes. The dashcam footage shows...

SCHOOLS should cancel competitive “American-style” proms to avoid stigmatising poorer pupils, a new report has claimed. School leavers’ events have become big business in recent...

EDINBURGH council bosses have been slated for “treating motorists like a cash cow” after voting to bring in Sunday parking charges. At present parking in...

A MOVING video has captured the moment a devoted dad finally hauled a 120kg anvil to the top of a mountain - and raised...

STONE Age Orkney islanders chopped up their dead relatives before mixing the grisly remains in communal pits. A new forensic study of human remains on...

INCONTINENCE pants are being stolen so often from a Scottish Tesco that bosses have fitted them with heavy-duty theft alarms. The large, black alarms have...

A REMOTE Scottish castle that tested the adventuring spirit of writer Samuel Johnson to destruction could be yours for just £450,000. Breachacha Castle is an...

AN Osprey found fatally injured at the base of a wind turbine is believed to have crashed into the blades, according to campaigners. The male,...

A LUCKY bottlenose dolphin was saved from certain death - after a Sat Nav took passers-by down a wrong road. Lorraine Culloch, from Dundee, was...

SCOTTISH rugby bosses have admitted their plans to build a luxury six floor hotel at Edinburgh’s Murrayfield stadium may mean uprooting a memorial for...

WAITROSE have been lampooned after a customer posted online a picture of cans of Carslberg Special Brew complete with "tasting notes". The lager - known...

A COUNCIL boss has called in a shaman to put a curse on yobs who beheaded a chainsaw-carved sculpture of an eagle. The 4ft high...

SCOTLAND'S first privatised dog poo patrollers start work this month - and they will be allowed to keep the fines they dish out. Scottish Borders...
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