Friday, September 21, 2018

By ALEXANDER LAWRIE SCOTS kids are to be encouraged to take their iPods and mobile phones to school – to download their lessons in a...

By Michael MacLeod and Oliver Farrimond A PAIR of fluffy owl siblings were almost crushed to death when jackdaws built a nest on top of...

By Lauren Crooks A NURSE who disabled her patients’ emergency alarms has avoided being struck from the register. Anne Facchini, 54, disconnected the call buzzers in...

By Paul Thornton A SUICIDAL woman tried to open a door on a passenger aeroplane as it travelled at 32,000 feet. The pilot of the plane...

By Cara Sulieman A SEXUAL health clinic is getting a secret side door as part of a £9 million renovation – to stop embarrassed patients...

By Cara Sulieman A BRITISH-based couple have teamed up with the creators of the Muppets to educate children in Africa about HIV and Aids. Johnie McGlade,...

By ALEXANDER LAWRIE A NURSE celebrating her birthday has been hailed a heroine after pulling her elderly father from his car after it plunged 15...

By Cara Sulieman A HOTEL chain has brought in a new guide to help customers create their favourite celebrity hairstyle – Cheryl Cole’s big barnet. Travelodge...

By Paul Thornton A HIGH-FLYING construction boss has been jailed for five years over the systematic sexual abuse of two young girls. Donald McDonald, 65, abused...

By Cara Sulieman A MING vase with connections to an old biscuit company is expected to fetch a quarter of a million when it goes...

By Oliver Farrimond A CALIFORNIAN top cop has heaped praise on Scottish police forces, saying that Scots should be “very proud” of their work. Jim Bueermann,...

By Paul Thornton A TEACHER who pulled a gun on a teenager after being beaten-up by a gang has escaped a jail sentence. Allan Dickson, 32,...

By Paul Thornton   A MAN has admitted the unprovoked knife attacks of two pensioners during broad daylight in a busy street in Edinburgh.   The random assaults...

By ALEXANDER LAWRIE LEGENDARY musician Bob Dylan mingled un-noticed with Beatles fans while visiting John Lennon’s childhood home. The Blowin in the Wind star went unrecognised...

By Oliver Farrimond SCOTS BBC presenter Carrie Gracie came under fire live on-air yesterday in a heated exchange with Labour peer Lord Foulkes. The Bahrain-born Scots...

By ALEXANDER LAWRIE POLICE are hunting a callous hit-and-run driver after he mowed down a helpless grandmother-of-five – while carrying two kids in the back...

By ALEXANDER LAWRIE AWARD-WINNING broadcasters Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo are bringing a special edition of their Film Review radio show to Edinburgh. The Radio 5...

By Lauren Crooks BRITAIN’S Got Talent sensation Susan Boyle was interviewed on the Oprah Winfrey Show last night - and telly bosses had to add...

By MICHAEL MacLEOD A NURSE faces being struck off for allegedly disabling patient’s alarms so she could sleep on the job. Anne Facchini, 54, resigned amid...

By Oliver Farrimond CYCLING champ Sir Chris Hoy made a homecoming visit to Edinburgh yesterday to put sports journalists in the hot seat on their...
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