Monday, June 14, 2021
Coronavirus - Health News Scotland

Symptoms of long-Covid “like ME” find researchers

RESEARCHERS have discovered strong links between long Covid symptoms and those experience by Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME). sufferers.The effects of long Covid are now being realised around the world as around 10% of people who...
Vue Cinema - Business News Scotland

Major cinema chain reveals it will reopen in 12 days

TODAY, a major cinema chain has announced the reopening of all its Scottish venues, with tickets available to pre-book now.From Monday, May 17, film fans can look forward to all of Vue’s Scottish venues...
Money - Scottish News

Trade union says workers deserve “reward and recognition” after Covid 19

A TRADE union for Scotland’s councils are beginning preparations for a formal industrial action ballot of their members over pay.  UNISON represents 80,000 local government workers across Scotland.The move follows a breakdown in negotiations with...
The Palmerston - Food and Drink News Scotland

New “whole-animal” restaurant set to open in Edinburgh’s West End

A NEW whole-animal cooking style restaurant is opening this July in the West End of Edinburgh. Palmerston restaurant will use the whole-animal method in which every part of the animal is used, including largely forgotten...
House - Property News Scotland

Analysis reveals the places in the UK with the biggest increase in house prices

NEW analysis of the latest official ONS figures has revealed where Scotland has had the biggest increase in average house prices.The analysis discovered that the Outer Hebrides has had the UK’s biggest increase in...
Library - Research News Scotland

Study reveals children are enjoying to read more due to lockdown

CHILDREN in Scotland's reading skills are improving and they are enjoying reading more during the pandemic.The study by Renaissance Learning analysed the reading habits of more than 1.1 million pupils across the UK and...
Food and Drink News

Family Business’ Rum Wins Global Award For Taste

A family-owned highland craft distillery has been revealed to be a winner in the World Rum Awards 2021.Pixel Spirits' White Rum was the overall winner in the taste category of unaged rum, distilled...
UK News

Schoolboy who fled war-torn Syria for Scots island now speaks three languages including Gaelic

A TEN-YEAR-OLD schoolboy who fled war-torn Syria for a new life in the Outer Hebrides now speaks three languages.Abdullah Al-Nakeeb proudly received his certificate in Gaelic from Stornoway Primary School on the Isle of...

100-year-old thanks daily slice of coffee cake for long life

A PENSIONER who turns 100 this month has revealed having a sense of humour and a slice of coffee walnut cake everyday is the secret to longevity.Eleanor Petrie, who resides at Bield’s Dean Court in Bo’ness,...

Bonnets, Bunnies and Buns; a care home’s eventful Easter weekend

RESIDENTS at an Edinburgh care home welcome the Easter holidays with a splash of creativity with personalised Easter bonnets ahead of an eventful weekend. Featuring an Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Service and a visit from...

Manager dedicates three decades to providing housing services in Buckhaven

A LOCAL retirement manager with three decades of experience has hailed the importance of community spirit as an integral part of the development.Beginning her career at just 17, Rachael England (Rae) has been working...
Bike theft art display | Scottish News

Edinburgh College of Art student creates unique display to combat bike theft

A STUDENT cyclist has installed a bizarre art display to combat bike theft - but locals are concerned it's a tripping hazard and might actually get stolen.Rowena Hutchinson set up the installation outside St...
Pint | Business News Scotland

Tied Pubs Bill Passes – causing a mixed response from pub tenant communities

The passing of the Tied Pubs Bill has gained a mixed response from Scotland's pub tenant communities.The bill has faced criticism with arguments being made that it will leave pub tenants vulnerable to pub...

Housing development puts community at the heart of its operation

Rothesay woman helps provide housing services to individuals in the local communityA ROTHESAY woman has played a vital part in providing housing services to individuals in the local community for over a decade and states...
Dr Colin McGill - Education News Scotland

Scottish university delivers chemistry lessons to pupils in lockdown

ACADEMICS from a Scottish university have been helping thousands of secondary school pupils in Scotland get science into their homes for lessonsEdinburgh Napier University's Dr Colin McGill, Dr Fiona Savage and Dr Eric...
Inchmickery Court | Scottish News

Shocking images show horrific council flats with mould so bad “front doors can’t close...

SHOCKING images show the horrific living conditions at a block of Scottish council flats where one flat is so mouldy "the front door doesn't close properly".Residents at Inchmickery Court in Muirhouse, Edinburgh have shared...
ohn Swinney with pupils from Gracemount High School - Education News Scotland

£100,000 to be awarded to school library services across Scotland

A FUNDING package for Scottish libraries has been announced with more than £100,000 worth of support to help the delivery of library projects within schools across Scotland.The Scottish Library and Information Council (SLIC), the...
Fringe By The Sea General shot - Entertainment News Scotland

Fringe By The Sea set to return this August as plans are unveiled

A SCOTTISH arts Festival has made preliminary plans to return this year in August which will be set in East Lothian.East Lothian's Fringe by the Sea has today announced its plans which it says...
Kyle Roger pushed in freezing pool

Hilarious video shows Scots digger shunt workie into dirty, brown puddle

A HILARIOUS video shows a Scots digger operator sneakily push a workman into a freezing dirty puddle.The unaware workie can be heard screaming “Ya b******!” as he clambered out of the murky puddle on...
L-R Mary Fraser and Teresa Garzon of WiSA - Business News Scotland

Returners initiative for women to encourage careers in aquaculture

A NEW initiative aimed at supporting women in rural Scotland with their return to the workplace after a career break has been launched.The new initiative, backed by the Scottish Government's Women Returners Fund and...
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