Thursday, December 14, 2017

THE gown worn by the judge at the trial of Scottish murderer William Burke has been found lying discarded in a trunk after being...

THE move to introduce minimum pricing for alcohol in Scotland took a major step forward this morning after passing stage two at the Health...

POLITICIANS at Holyrood will today discuss the sale of television rights for The open Championship to Sky Sports and will call on the Scottish...

A PENSIONER was assaulted by two women who forced their way into his home and robbed him. The 78-year-old was attacked at around 1.10pm in...

SCOTLAND found itself under a blanket of snow on today (Sun) – with forecasters warning of much more to come. Roads were treacherous...

A PENSIONER  is being treated for serious injuries after being trampled by a herd of cows. The 81-year-old was taken to hospital after being trampled...

A NEW road safety campaign, "Drive Safe, Cycle Safe", has been launched today aiming to reduce the number of road traffic incidents involving cyclists...

SCOTTISH researchers say they have developed a computer programme which can help predict trouble spots in the war in Afghanistan. In a study involving Edinburgh...

MALE panda Yang Guang is getting in the mood for love - by listening to former Radio 1 stars Simon Bates and David “Kid”...

UP to £60m of taxpayers' cash is being lavished on buying hundreds of thousands of iPads for public sector workers. The Scottish Government is planning...

THE NUMBER of Scots crossing the border for surgery has risen by a third over the last five years, according to new figures. More than...

COMPETITORS taking part in “Britain’s most brutal race” had to be rescued after the ultra-marathon was hit by blizzard conditions in Scotland. The Spine Race...

AN ENGLISH Army battalion is becoming the first to be granted the freedom of the city of Edinburgh. The 3rd Battalion The Rifles, who are...

THIEVES in Dumfries are targeting women by pretending to ask for directions. In two separate incidents on Sunday, women were approached and robbed in supermarket...

SCOTS football fans will eat considerably fewer pies under a plan to target tubbies on the terraces.Hearts is just one of the clubs whose...

SPEAKING after pressing his Stage 2 amendment seeking to exclude common good land from the Long Leases (Scotland) Bill, Scottish Liberal Democrat spokesperson on...

PORTRAITS of some of Scotland’s most admired artists will go on display at the National Gallery in Edinburgh on Thursday. The collection will include 32...

A PENSIONER was knocked over by a learner moped rider, who got back on his bike and rode off. Lothian and Borders Police are appealing...

CELEBRITY tweeters Stephen Fry and Sarah Brown have taken part in a schools Twitter contest that seeks to help children hone their IT and...

SELFISH drivers will have their cars towed if they park on busy routes during heavy snowfall, under plans being drawn up by a Scottish...
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