Tattoo to Reach TV Audience of More Than a Billion

Tattoo to Reach TV Audience of More Than a Billion

4 hours ago
Tattoo to reach TV audience of more than a billion. IT IS already seen by hundreds of millions of television viewers around the world every year... -> Read more at The Scotsman

Average Speed Cameras Introduced as Roadworks Take Place on Motorway Through Monklands

Average Speed Cameras Introduced as Roadworks Take Place on Motorway Through Monklands4 hours ago - West
Average speed cameras introduced as roadworks take place on motorway through Monklands. THE cameras will be put into operation on the A8 between Bailleston, Shawhead and Newhouse for a period of more than 18 months. -> Read more at Airdrie and Coatbridge Advertiser

Chapelhall Trio Dressing to Impress at Off the Beatson Track Event in Glasgow

Chapelhall Trio Dressing to Impress at Off the Beatson Track Event in Glasgow4 hours ago - West
Chapelhall trio dressing to impress at Off the Beatson Track event in Glasgow. THE three women are going to be joined by pet pooches Loki, Skyla and Jake on their trek around the West End later this month. -> Read more at Airdrie and Coatbridge Advertiser

ITV to Screen Soap Episode Despite Clutha Anger

ITV to Screen Soap Episode Despite Clutha Anger4 hours ago
ITV to screen soap episode despite Clutha anger. ITV last night pressed ahead with its decision to screen a controversial soap opera episode described as “disrespectful and insensitive” to the victims of the Clutha disaster... -> Read more at The Scotsman

Jason Connery to Shoot 'godfather of Golf' Film

Jason Connery to Shoot 'godfather of Golf' Film4 hours ago
Jason Connery to shoot 'godfather of golf' film. SIR Sean Connery’s son Jason is about to start shooting a major new movie about the so-called “godfather of golf” at the world-famous home of the sport... -> Read more at The Scotsman

Scotland Weather: Wind Big Boost for Renewables

Scotland Weather: Wind Big Boost for Renewables4 hours ago
Scotland weather: Wind big boost for renewables. Scotland’s summer may have been a washout, but the wet and windy weather has proved to be a “belter” for renewable energy, with the amount of electricity produced by wind turbines up by more than 50 per cent on last year... -> Read more at The Scotsman

Attainment Gap Fears over New and Old Higher Exams

Attainment Gap Fears over New and Old Higher Exams4 hours ago
Attainment gap fears over new and old Higher exams. NEWLY published exam results for Scotland show a gap in attainment with pupils sitting the new Highers performing better than those who took the existing qualification... -> Read more at The Scotsman

Children in Care Get Exam Result Support

Children in Care Get Exam Result Support5 hours ago
Children in care get exam result support. Most young people opening exam results today will share the occasion with friends and family. That is not the case... -> Read more at The Times

Wind Power Supply Up by 50% After Blustery July

Wind Power Supply Up by 50% After Blustery July5 hours ago
Wind power supply up by 50% after blustery July. Scotland's summer may have been a washout, but the weather has proved to be a boon for renewable energy, with... -> Read more at The Times

Hundreds Have Gastric Band Surgery and 2-year-olds Sent to Obesity Camp

Hundreds Have Gastric Band Surgery and 2-year-olds Sent to Obesity Camp5 hours ago
Hundreds have gastric band surgery and 2-year-olds sent to obesity camp. The number of people receiving bariatric surgery has shot up by a third and children as young as two are... -> Read more at The Times

Nicola Sturgeon Flies to Portugal for Short Holiday

Nicola Sturgeon Flies to Portugal for Short Holiday6 hours ago
Nicola Sturgeon flies to Portugal for short holiday. Nicola Sturgeon is to take some time off after two years almost without a break. The first minister is heading... -> Read more at The Times

Andy Burnham Pledges Cheap Train Tickets for Part-time Workers

6 hours ago
Andy Burnham pledges cheap train tickets for part-time workers. Cheaper train tickets for part-time workers will be among a package of measures aimed at helping parents juggle jobs and family life under plans set out by Andy Burnham. -> Read more at Herald Scotland

Degree for Mother Who Took Baby to her Lectures

Degree for Mother Who Took Baby to her Lectures6 hours ago
Degree for mother who took baby to her lectures. A new mother who took her baby with her to study at university has qualified with a first-class honours degree. Ava... -> Read more at The Times

Kezia Dugdale: It's Taking Too Long to Choose Labour Leaders

Kezia Dugdale: It's Taking Too Long to Choose Labour Leaders7 hours ago
Kezia Dugdale: It's taking too long to choose Labour leaders. Kezia Dugdale, the frontrunner for the Scottish Labour leadership, has hit out at the time it is taking to elect... -> Read more at The Times

Heavy Rain Wreaks Havoc on Birds, Bees and Berries

Heavy Rain Wreaks Havoc on Birds, Bees and Berries7 hours ago
Heavy rain wreaks havoc on birds, bees and berries. The wet summer has taken its toll on Scotland's wildlife, with plants and animals suffering from the prolonged periods of... -> Read more at The Times

Jeremy Corbyn Turns Up the Heat on Rivals with Speech from Fire Engine

7 hours ago
Jeremy Corbyn turns up the heat on rivals with speech from fire engine. Jeremy Corbyn has addressed supporters from the top of a fire engine after a planned rally spilled out into the street because so many people turned up. -> Read more at Herald Scotland

Colin Hendry Admits Harassing his Ex-girlfriend

Colin Hendry Admits Harassing his Ex-girlfriend7 hours ago
Colin Hendry admits harassing his ex-girlfriend. Colin Hendry, the former Scotland football captain, has admitted harassing his ex-girlfriend over a two-month period. Hendry, 49, pleaded guilty... -> Read more at The Times

The Graham Spiers Interview: Scott McDonald

7 hours ago - Sport
The Graham Spiers Interview: Scott McDonald. SCOTT McDONALD fessed up to me yesterday. "I've been an arrogant s*** at times, " said the Motherwell striker. In part, it may be this opinionated, edgy quality that has driven McDonald to various highs and lows in a still meandering career. -> Read more at Herald Scotland

Emmerdale Crash Angers Pub Families

Emmerdale Crash Angers Pub Families7 hours ago
Emmerdale crash angers pub families. A helicopter crash story in the TV soap opera Emmerdale has angered the families of the Clutha disaster victims. A dramatic... -> Read more at The Times

Facilities for Elite Curlers Coming Up Short

7 hours ago - Sport
Facilities for elite curlers coming up short. Officials at the main base for Scotland and Britain's elite curlers have launched an investigation as a result of the discovery that they have spent two years training on rinks that are the wrong length. -> Read more at Herald Scotland

Queen to Open Borders Railway on Day She Passes Victoria

Queen to Open Borders Railway on Day She Passes Victoria7 hours ago
Queen to open Borders Railway on day she passes Victoria. The Queen will cut the ribbon on the Borders Railway when the £294 million line is opened next month. She... -> Read more at The Times

Bin Lorry Driver Harry Clarke is 'a Liar, Not a Monster'

Bin Lorry Driver Harry Clarke is 'a Liar, Not a Monster'7 hours ago
Bin lorry driver Harry Clarke is 'a liar, not a monster'. The driver who fell unconscious at the wheel of a bin lorry which killed six shoppers is a habitual liar... -> Read more at The Times

English Actor Jamie Bacon to Play the Young Pretender

English Actor Jamie Bacon to Play the Young Pretender7 hours ago
English actor Jamie Bacon to play the Young Pretender. An English actor has been picked to play Bonnie Prince Charlie in a new film about the Young Pretender. Jamie... -> Read more at The Times

Driver Arrested After Pedestrian and Cyclist Knocked Down in Central Edinburgh

8 hours ago
Driver arrested after pedestrian and cyclist knocked down in central Edinburgh. A 26-year-old man has been arrested after a pedestrian and a cyclist were knocked down in a busy street in Edinburgh. -> Read more at Herald Scotland

Pedestrian and Cyclist Hit by Car

Pedestrian and Cyclist Hit by Car8 hours ago - East
Pedestrian and cyclist hit by car. A pedestrian suffers serious head injuries after being struck by a car which also hit a cyclist in Edinburgh. -> Read more at BBC News