Wednesday, December 11, 2019

By Cara Sulieman AN eight-year-old girl narrowly cheated death when she was thrown 30 feet from a fairground ride. Nicole Wilson, from Edinburgh, is still recovering...

AN influential website has been condemned for its “neanderthal” video guide to Glasgow and its food.   The Vice documentary - which has been viewed 160,000...

By Oliver Farrimond A RECTOR at one of Scotland’s top private schools was reprimanded by the General Teaching Council yesterday for interrogating a 10-year-old pupil...

By Karrie Gillett – Deadline Press & Picture Agency THIEVES who are grabbing Buddha statues from shops have been warned they could be cursed with...

SCULPTORS armed with chainsaws have turned a desolate area of felled woodland into a haunting tribute to the men who fought and died in...

By Rory Reynolds POLICE are hunting what was feared to be a massive wolf on the loose after a member of the public claimed to...

EDINBURGH has made its first appearance on a list of 20 European cities with the most millionaires per head. A new rich list of European...
A TRIPADVISOR reviewer has riled the people of Inverness by claiming the Highland capital is unsafe to wander after noon. The reviewer, known only as Kat W, claims to be local and warns visitors to carry a panic alarm in the "quite dangerous" city. Other gems include not stopping under any circumstances if someone shouts "Oi!" and avoiding Saturday afternoons altogether. The need for Inverness "safety tips" has caused widespread bafflement and irritation, not least because Highlands residents are half as likely to become a victim of crime than people living in Glasgow. Kat W's ?Safety tips for Inverness? were shared on social media a few days ago and are introduced: ?Inverness is a high crime area and is quite dangerous. "This will never be publicly admitted as it might affect the tourist industry. Here is some advice from a local."

A Tripadvisor reviewer has directed a tirade of bad reviews about Inverness A TRIPADVISOR reviewer has riled the...

ONE of Britain’s biggest supermarkets has taken a Burns Night bashing – after axing veggie haggis. Asda is no longer putting full-size vegetarian haggis on...

By Martin Graham THE massive form of the huge sea-mammal inspired awe and delight in the eyes of children for decades and offered many budding...

A SUPERHERO-obsessed petrolhead has converted the family car into a Batmobile. Scott Russell - from Johnstone, Renfrewshire - has spent two and a half years...

A WINDOW cleaner has turned himself into a human autograph book by letting pals tattoo their names on him every time he gets drunk. Craig...

By Alexander Lawrie A RARE Guinness toucan statue which attracted interest from all over Britain has sold at auction for over £200. Collectors were keen to...

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...

SCOTLAND’S most famous dog statue is to be left with a shiny nose.   Greyfriars Bobby’s nose has been rubbed down to the bronze as a...

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...

ASTONISHING footage shows the ‘complete carnage’ caused by a bin lorry shedding its load in an upmarket street. Festering rubbish is shown strewn for around...

A COUNCIL worker is being investigated after he was caught enjoying a snooze behind the wheel of a lorry park in a pedestrianised area. The...

By OLIVER FARRIMOND, ALEXANDER LAWRIE, PAUL THORNTON & SHAUN MILNE THE GRIEF-STRICKEN family of a schoolboy who drowned while swimming in a disused quarry had...

HEARTS have launched an internal investigation after video appeared to show one of their players livestreaming on Instagram while driving. David Milinkovic, on loan to...
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