Tuesday, February 25, 2020

By Melissa Clark   PATIENTS have been falling out of bed because of staff shortages at a new hospital. The Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Labert, Falkirk,...

A CHINESE Buddhist lost thousands of pounds after falling victim to a sophisticated scam pulled off  in one of Scotland’s top hotels. The female victim...

FOUR charity walkers returned home today after a 160 mile trek in aid of housing and homelessness charity Shelter Scotland. Shelter Scotland employees Fiona King,...

POLICE are issuing a fresh appeal for witnesses to a road collision that happened in Edinburgh on Monday (April 23), where a pedestrian was...
Violent children should be excluded from mainstream education, a teaching union has said. Pic: Kafchaser

By Melissa Clark   ALMOST 1400 Scottish teachers have phoned a specialist phone line to help deal with stress over the past two years. The number of...

By Kirsty ToppingLiam was killed while on holiday with his grandmotherTHE PARENTS of a six-year-old boy knocked down and killed while on holiday have...

SCOTS slimmers are being urged to make two resolutions this year and give up smoking too under a new NHS programme. As part of a...

By Melissa Clark   POLICE are hunting a sex attacker who subjected a young woman on a night out to a “terrifying” assault in a city...

By Kevin DuguidDavid Dinham stole 500,000 from the National Library of ScotlandTHE National Library of Scotland has been swindled out of 500,000 by one...

A BRAVE joiner has revealed how he grabbed his favourite hammer and chased off a bogus police officer who tried to get into his...

A HEARTLESS dog-owner dumped an elderly dog in a garden on Hogmanay. The aged border-collie, called Bess, was found on the morning of Hogmanay when...

By Rory Reynolds A COUNCILLOR has lashed out at the “absurd” culture of waste at one of Scotland’s biggest local authorities after she discovered that...

A MAN has been charged in relation to  an incident on an Edinburgh to Perth train which became a YouTube sensation. British Transport Police (BTP)...

AMBULANCES in Scotland have fallen victim to the winter weather as new figures reveal that the freezing temperatures and conditions have affected response times. The Scottish...

A GROUP of rare wetland birds has been spotted on the isle of Eigg. Six glossy ibis (Plegadis falcinellus) have been seen. The glossy ibis...

FIREFIGHTERS had to use special lifting gear to free a man stuck underneath a bus in the early hours of this morning. Paramedics at the...

DESPITE the unusually cold weather, last winter saw the lowest number of deaths registered in the 20 most recent winters. According to figures released today...

A CANCER charity has called for an end to the treatment “postcode lottery”. The Prostate Cancer Charity says new guidelines are needed to end nationwide...

By Rory Reynolds A SKATER who was nearly blinded after falling face-first onto an ice rink has told how beleaguered justice secretary Kenny MacAskill saved...

SCOTRAIL has launched a new Facebook app to give customers the chance to win prizes – and get inspiration for family days out –...
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