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Young Scots encouraged to vote in Scottish Youth Parliament elections

It brings together 150 young people aged 14-25 from across Scotland who represent constituencies and national voluntary organisations. Voting is now underway in the 2015 Scottish Youth Parliament elections and people have until Friday 13th March to …

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Jay Beatty: 11-year-old picks up award for Scottish goal of the month

An 11-year-old boy from County Armagh who won the Scottish Premiership goal of the month award for January has been presented with his honour. Jay Beatty, from Lurgan, hit the back of the net at half-time during Celtic's victory over Hamilton Academical.

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Andy Murray: It's nonsense to say I hate the English just because I supported …

The 27-year-old has also fended off suggestions his desire for Scottish independence means he doesn't like the English describing it as "nonsense". Despite being told by advisers not to offer his opinion the tennis star from Dunblane announced he was …

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Celtic thrash rivals Aberdeen to put one hand on Premiership trophy

Jason Denayer, fourth from right, heads home Celtic's first goal against Aberdeen. Photograph: Vagelis Georgariou/ Vagelis Georgariou/ActionPlus/Corbis. Ewan Murray at Parkhead. @mrewanmurray. Sunday 1 March 2015 10.16 EST Last modified on …

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Kansas and Scottish Laboratories Join to Tackle Bunyaviruses

TheCattleSite.com – news, features, articles and disease information for the cattle industry · 5m Books.com · The Cattle Site Homepage …. News. Kansas and Scottish Laboratories Join to Tackle Bunyaviruses. 26 February 2015. GLOBAL …

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Theatre Review: Love 2.0, Scottish Storytelling Centre

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh Neil Cooper Three stars. Whether intentional or not, playing former Jimmy Savile's Old Record Club favourite, Young Girl, by Gary Puckett and the Union Gap, in the build up to the start of Andy McGregor's …

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Scottish League Two round-up: Goals galore between Arbroath and Elgin while …

ALBION ROVERS got a vital 2-0 win away to Berwick as Arbroath dropped points at home to Elgin and Clyde, East Fife and East Stirling all win. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. David Johnstone. Dunlop celebrates his goal for Albion Rovers. Berwick 0 Albion …

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Mill United: Hamilton-based 2002 team prepare for Scottish Cup semi-final clash

However, they are still unbeaten in the league and are looking forward to a run in the LFDA League Cup as well as that Scottish Cup semi-final which will be played over the coming weeks. They are still waiting for a date and venue for the clash with …

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Newcastle Airport future under threat if Scottish taxes are …

AIRLINES – as well as huge numbers of passengers – will desert a North-East airport if Scotland slashes its taxes, a transport minister has admitted. … First published Tuesday 24 February 2015 in News Last updated 03:58 Wednesday 25 …

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Aberdeen owe it to Stewart Milne to lift Scottish Premiership title, says Dons …

THE Aberdeen boss has a close relationship with his chairman and is hoping that he can give Stewart Milne the reward of a league title for his years of hard work and dedication to the club. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. Jeff Holmes/PA Wire. Derek McInnes …

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Top Scottish model Chris John Millington set to quit London and return to …

THE bearded model has cited being sick of the London lifestyle, wants Irn-Bru and a fish supper and misses Glasgow too much as reasons for returning to Scotland. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. Milly has featured in various fashion campaigns. TOP model Chris …

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Sunday's Scottish gossip

Dundee United manager Jackie McNamara says he has "no faith in the system" as the Scottish FA prepare to hear an appeal against a proposed two-match ban for striker Nadir Ciftci. (Sunday Mail). Former Rangers chief executive Craig Mather, who holds a …

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Scottish Water spends £300000 to ease Corbiehall flooding

Scottish Water is currently installing reservoirs and pipework at Back Hill which will store flood water and release it gradually, thus preventing flooding. Gail Fairholm, mine hostess at the Corbie Inn said: “The flooding can be quite horrendous. The …

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Union flag to be plastered across Scottish bridges and roads with message …

The Union Flag is to be plastered across big money projects paid for by the UK taxpayer in a bid to counter Scottish independence. Ministers will announce tomorrow the plan to brand roads, flood defences and broadband hubs with the message 'Funded by …

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Celtic v Aberdeen: Scottish Premiership – live!

LIVE Updated 5s ago. celtic. Aberdeen haven't won a league game at Celtic Park since 2004, but tasted success at this ground last season in the Scottish League Cup final against Inverness. Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA. Niall McVeigh. Sunday 1 March 2015 …

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SNP welcome TNS poll showing increased poll lead

The SNP has today welcomed the latest TNS poll which shows a boost in support for the SNP for General Election voting intentions on May 7. Today's TNS poll shows SNP support rise to 46 per cent – up from 41% identified by the same pollsters earlier …

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Nineteenth and twentieth century Scottish philosophy

The Scottish Enlightenment, as it came to be known, is widely regarded as a crowning cultural achievement, with philosophy the jewel in the crown. Adam Smith, David Hume, William Robertson, Thomas Reid and Adam Ferguson are just the best known …

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Rough sleeping : up in England – down in Scotland

WESTMINSTER WELFARE DECISIONS RISK UNDERMINING SCOTTISH PROGRESS. Newly published figures suggesting that the number of people sleeping rough in England has increased by 50 per cent since the Tories took office has underlined the …

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Hearts Batter Cowdenbeath 10-0 (TEN!) In Incredible Scottish Championship …

Scottish Championship leaders Hearts tore second-from-bottom Cowdenbeath apart at Tynecastle, with their 10 goals inflicting on the Miners their joint-heaviest defeat in the club's history. It took until the 26th minute for the first goal, which came …

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Rangers loan star Haris Vuckic: Scottish football has been tougher than I …

The on-loan Newcastle star had barely taken his first touch in Scottish football when he was given a taste of what to expect. But after so much time in the St James' Park reserves, the big Slovenian was happy to take a sore one from a Rovers defender.

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Sunday's Scottish gossip

Dundee United manager Jackie McNamara says he has "no faith in the system" as the Scottish FA prepare to hear an appeal against a proposed two-match ban for striker Nadir Ciftci. (Sunday Mail). Former Rangers chief executive Craig Mather, who holds a …

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Asda Hamilton: Scottish Fire and Rescue rush to store as shoppers are …

As staff gathered at their evacuation point outside Frankie and Benny's, customers lined up along the front of the store as three appliances from Scottish Fire and Rescue turned up to investigate. One shopper said: “I parked up just before lunch time …

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Heartbreak as Scottish Championship side Cowdenbeath humiliated 10-0

The game was 25 minutes old and the relegation threatened-side, ironically and lovingly nicknamed the Blue Brazil by Scottish football fans, had managed to shut-out their hosts and in-form opponents. Then, the goals began to arrive. Minutes 26, 27 and …

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New era of Scottish rugby comes crashing down after late defeat to Italy …

THERE had been hope of brighter days ahead for Scottish rugby but it's as bleak as ever right now after an embarrassing defeat to Italy at Murrayfield left Scotland bottom of the table. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. Scotland v Italy Six Nations post match …

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Gordon Waddell: Scottish clubs need to do more to combat sectarianism in …

GORDON is frustrated with the hypocritical behaviour of Scottish clubs after they announced they were set to take a strong stance on offensive behaviour despite rejecting FIFA's strict liability policy in 2013. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. All fans should …

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Employ more hospital pharmacists to roll out seven-day …

The staffing of pharmacists in most Scottish hospitals is insufficient to roll out seven-day NHS services while maintaining safe and effective care, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) has warned. Hospitals need additional …

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University of Glasgow :: University news :: Leading lights of …

Scotland's leading quantum technology research centre will be officially opened with a launch event at Glasgow Science Centre today (Tuesday 24 February). QuantIC, the Quantum Imaging Centre, brings together experts …

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Revealed: The £3m bus lane.. as Scottish drivers condemn the toll of cameras …

ONE Glasgow city centre camera snapped 50,000 drivers in six months – that's one every five minutes – netting the council a potential £3 MILLION. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. Paul Chappells/Daily Record. This bus lane in Glasgow fined 200,000 drivers in …

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Europol chief warns Scottish cities are not safe from Paris-style attacks by …

Rob Wainwright said Scottish cities could be hit in a Paris or Copenhagen-style assault like any other across Britain. The Welsh boss of the European police agency is visiting Scotland this week to meet government ministers, police officers and law …

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Ten top Scottish crime series

This week's top 10 takes a look at popular Scottish crime, some of which is known as Tartan Noir – a form of crime fiction particular to Scotland and Scottish writers which has its roots in Scottish literature but borrows elements from elsewhere …

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Terminally ill bride-to-be deluged by offers of Scottish wedding venues …

BOSSES at Dumfries House in Ayrshire were eager to help Rachael McGilvray after reading how she wanted to travel from Australia to get hitched in Scotland. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. Rachael with, from left, brother Gareth, fiance Josh and her parents.

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Scots police with criminal convictions revealed – Daily Express

MORE than 1700 Police Scotland officers and backroom staff – around one in 14 – have a criminal record, shock new figures have revealed. … Home · News · UK; Scots police with criminal convictions revealed …

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Futsal squad announced for double-header – Scottish …

News. Share via Facebook; Share via MySpace; Share via StumbleUpon; Share via Delicious; Share via Digg; Share via Twitter … Scotland squad to face Middlesbrough and Teeside: Goalkeepers Gordon McGillivray

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Irish seeking new links with Scottish renewables success story

He was also talking up Irish companies who are securing leading positions in cleantech, such as the domestic energy monitoring software company Climote, which is backed by the former Scottish and Southern Energy chief executive Ian Marchant. Cleantech …

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How a Scottish teen becomes an ISIS bride | National News …

On what appears to be her Tumblr blog, posts made after Aqsa left Scotland advocate becoming an ISIS bride, summoning the strength to walk away from the family one is born to and join a new family of jihadists. Some of the …

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