Thursday, June 21, 2018

UPDATE By Shaun Milne & Christine Lavelle FIRE chiefs believe a blaze at a three-storey block of flats in Edinburgh may have been caused by an...

By Christine Lavelle A PRIMARY school in Edinburgh unveiled a brand new mural today, painted by artist Olivia Irvine. The design features two gardens - one...

By Oliver Farrimond A MOTORIST has been killed in Fife after a head-on collision that also left five people needing urgent hospital treatment. Police sealed off...

By Christine Lavelle A WOMAN had to be freed from her car by fire-fighters after crashing off a road in Fife leaving her trapped. Fife Fire...

By Shaun Milne UNDER pressure teachers claim they are doubling up as cleaners because of a massive shortage of Mrs Mops in schools. City of Edinburgh...

A DELIVERY driver who ferries panda urine samples to laboratories has spoken of his pride in helping the bears successfully mate. Each day Steven Bruce, from Fairmilehead,...

By Oliver Farrimond SEA lions at Edinburgh Zoo could be forced to find a new home after council bosses criticised their living conditions. The sea lions...

By Christine Lavelle FIRE-FIGHTERS fought to rescue half a dozen cats from a blazing top floor flat during a 2am drama which...

By Michael MacLeod A TINY part of Bonnie Prince Charlie’s sword will go on auction next month. A scrap of red felt lining from the...

HOUSE-PROUD pensioners unable to repair their homes after harsh winter weather are at risk of being scammed by bogus tradesmen, experts have warned. With this...

A MYSTERY Creamola Foam fan from East Ayrshire has forked out over £350 for the “last ever“ can of the iconic beverage. A Glasgow couple...

By Martin Graham A THUG who claimed he didn’t realise he had a knife in his pocket has been jailed after being caught with a...

RAF Top Guns have been forced to cut back an ear-splitting daily flypast after residents of a Scottish city thought they were being bombed. Four...

By Sam Whyte   THE SON of a murdered pensioner today claimed police failed to call at his father’s door following reports of a disturbance. Robert Simpson,...

By Alexander Lawrie   A SIX hour-old kitten was saved from certain death after getting stuck in a kitchen pipe – when firemen used a vacuum...

A DEVELOPMENT which includes Edinburgh’s first new Council homes for a generation has won a prestigious national housing award. The Gracemount site was given the...

By Martin Graham MISS SCOTLAND Nicola Mimnagh got on her bike in Edinburgh today to support children’s charity Children 1st, and didn’t even remove her...

EDINBURGH tram chiefs have been accused of "incompetence" after it emerged ant-skid coating may be needed on the tracks to stop cyclists crashing. Hundreds of...

By Rory Reynolds A COUPLE who underwent years of IVF treatment want to know why their dream baby was allowed to die just three days...

By Cara Sulieman A LOLLIPOP man has quit after being told he can’t high-five the kids or give out sweets anymore. John Hunter, 69, has worked...
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