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Stornoway bakery welcomes Scottish Cabinet

Stag Bakeries welcomed members of the Scottish Cabinet to their Stornoway Bakery as part of the Cabinet's visit to the Outer Hebrides. MSP Alastair Allan John Swinney, Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Rachel Mackenzie ,Area Manager of Highlands …

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Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is suporting community environmental spring …

Over £40 million goes up in smoke each year due to outdoor fires, many of which result from careless or irresponsible behaviour, with the Easter Weekend one of the busiest of the year for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS). Firefighters attend …

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Scottish independence: Expats divided on who should vote

… pub have gathered to discuss Scotland's independence referendum in September. “It's historic – we've never had a vote like this before,” said James Barry, one of those attending the meeting organised by the local branch of the Scottish National party.

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Scottish independence: CBI Scotland will back No

A CBI spokesperson said: “The CBI has clearly stated its position in the Scottish referendum debate, that Scotland and the rest of the UK are stronger together as part of the union. We have registered this with the Electoral Commission in accordance …

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Business group confirms 'No' stance « Shropshire Star

A CBI spokesman said: "The CBI has clearly stated its position in the Scottish referendum debate, that Scotland and the rest of the UK are stronger together as part of the union. "We have … More UK News Articles. more stories …

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Sacramento Scottish Rite Honors County Teachers of the Year

County Teachers of the Year 2014 Deanna Victor and Tim Smith were recognized by the Sacramento Scottish Rite Bodies of Freemasonry. [Photo Gallery]. Sacramento Scottish Rite Honors County Teachers of the Year.

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Argyll News: So much for JOMO as businesses demand …

This entry was posted in Business, Community News, Funding, Local Government, Politics, Tourism and tagged 19000 scottish members, 2g, 3G, 4G, Argyll, bandwidth, bare necessity, busimess, competitive, connectivity, …

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Coming soon to Scottish skies? The 'UFO' wind farms | Wind …

Giant wind turbines that could be mistaken for alien spacecraft may soon be taking to the skies over Scotland to provide cheaper power for homes. The …

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Jersey look to secure survival against London Scottish

Jersey face a pivotal game in their battle to avoid relegation from the Championship when they take on London Scottish at St Peter on Saturday. A win could be enough to secure safety but defeat and the islanders could end the day bottom with one match …

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Millionaire 'Scottish aristocrats' accused of collecting food stamps while …

A pair of self-proclaimed Scottish aristocrats accused of claiming $167,000 in welfare while living aboard a $1.2million yacht have told a court they are broke. Prosecutors claim Colin Chisholm III, 62, and his wife Lady Andrea, 54, ran a seven-year …

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Regenerate the uplands

During a conference held by SRUC and SEPA in Edinburgh this week, Kate Holl of Scottish Natural Heritage said Scotland should look to Norway for a positive example of what woodland here could become. She began by giving a history of Scottish …

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APD cuts promised in Scottish independence debate

The Scottish travel industry received a boost this week in the run up to the independence referendum on September 18 with promises by both sides to cut air passenger duty. At a debate organised by Scotland's travel trade body, the Scottish Passenger …

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Sodexo reveals recession-busting Scottish growth

Event caterer and hospitality provider Sodexo Prestige has revealed record-breaking Scottish sales thanks to a return in large party bookings. The firm announced a £2.7m growth in Scottish sales between 2011 and 2013. Sodexo Prestige said the increase …

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Six things to look out for in the Scottish Premiership this weekend

Easter weekend sees the first round of post split fixtures take place in the Scottish Premiership. Much of the attention is on matters at the bottom of the table with three key clashes helping to shape the ongoing battle to avoid 11th spot. Here's some …

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Scottish forest trees, other wildlife, news | Dear Kitty. Some …

… finds a wide range of wildlife. From Wildlife Extra: Scotland's native Caledonian pine forest to be doubled in size April 2014: One hundred thousand trees, including birch, aspen, two species of willow and alders, are to be…

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Scottish Rugby funds spinal cord injury research | News …

Scottish Rugby is helping fund pioneering research which is taking an innovative and multi-pronged approach to try to repair spinal cord injury.

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Highlands golf booming thanks to Scottish Open

“It would be wrong to say the Scottish Open put the Highlands on the golfing map but it certainly helped raise awareness of the courses in the area,” said Fraser Cromarty, the CEO at Nairn Golf Club and chairman of the Highland Golf Links partnership.

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Millionaire 'Scottish aristocrats' accused of collecting food stamps while …

A pair of self-proclaimed Scottish aristocrats accused of claiming $167,000 in welfare while living aboard a $1.2million yacht have told a court they are broke. Prosecutors claim Colin Chisholm III, 62, and his wife Lady Andrea, 54, ran a seven-year …

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Scotland's economy: glass half full or half empty? | North …

Responding to the latest Labour Market and GDP statistics Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary Grahame Smith said: “These figures include some more positive news on the Scottish labour market but …

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Davie picks his Scottish Cup winners

Having said that, I thought Aberdeen would beat St Johnstone in the semi-final on Sunday. So that man Stevie May, who scored two goals at Ibrox, may have a bearing on the outcome of the game. They are two open teams and I am expecting a decent final.

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Scottish football: SPFL confirms start dates for next season's competitions

The first round of the Scottish Challenge Cup, won this year by Raith Rovers, will commence the weekend of July 26/27 with the Scottish League Cup, currently gracing Aberdeen's trophy room, starting seven days later. A full list of league fixtures …

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CSP delegates raise older people's care at Scottish TUC

She urged congress to campaign for more support for carers on flexible working, including a call on the Scottish TUC to develop guidance on good practice and lobbying the Scottish government on improving financial support for carers. Fiona MacKellar …

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Rare Scottish gold to be used for special award at Glasgow …

Glasgow 2014 organisers have announced that gold from the Kildonan Burn will be used to create a special design that will be attached to the David Dixon Award that will presented at this year's Commonwealth Games and …

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Mike Towell controversially wins Scottish belt and two British …

Scottish Fight News. Dedicated to Scottish boxing. Every story. Every Fight. Main Menu. Skip to content … The new Scottish light-middleweight champion from Dundee said: “This feels brilliant. I'm on top of the world. He had …

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Scottish Salmon Company Creates New Jobs in Stornoway …

SCOTLAND, UK – A leading Scottish salmon farming business is expanding with the creation of 40 new jobs in Stornoway and the Isle of Lewis, taking its workforce in the Hebrides to over 200, as demand for its high quality product rises in Europe, America and the Far East. … TheFishSite.com – news, features, articles […]

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Knox wraps up tidy score despite 'Scottish' conditions

RUSSELL KNOX again reminded organisers of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open of his talent with an impressive two-under- par 69 on his debut in the RBC Heritage Classic in South Carolina. RUSSELL KNOX again reminded organisers of the …

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Scottish food blogger Julie Lin MacLeod to appear on MasterChef

A Glasgow food blogger will be bringing her blend of Malaysian/Scots cooking to the MasterChef kitchen. The 22-year-old from Kelvingrove is set to appear on the cookery show tonight (Thursday, April 17) after spending time in the kitchen from childhood.

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Free books for Scottish children named

The Scottish Book Trust has announced the books that will be distributed to children under its early years book-gifting programme for 2014. bookbug. Through the Bookbug programme, all children from birth to five receieve free books. The Trust's Bookbug …

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St Mirren manager Danny Lennon is a fan of the new Scottish Premiership play …

"It shows the fine lines in Scottish football between success and failure because, bizarrely enough, if we manage to have positive results between now and the end of the season, we could have our best finish since 1989. "That's how tight it is but we …

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MacLeod to captain Scotland

The capped fixture will see Calum MacLeod captain the Scottish side on cricket's hallowed turf where they will face two former Scotland internationals, Jamie Kerr and Gregor Maiden, who will be representing the MCC. … Our mobile service covers Ireland (inc. Leinster, Northern and North West), Scotland, The Netherlands and Jersey, and keeps you up […]

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Scottish Premier League Fixtures for Friday 18th April 2014 …

Scottish Premier League Fixtures for Friday 18th April 2014. Tagged with: fixtures Scottish Premier League. 20:45 Inverness C v … goalpost.tv is the foremost on Results , Fixtures and News. We recommend all kinds of …

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First tree under 'woodlot licence'

The Woodlot Licence was issued under the auspices of the Scottish Woodlot Association, which hopes in time that woodlot licence tenure will also become an important 'family forestry' model for a more diverse Scottish forestry sector. South of Scotland …

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Who has the advantage in the Scottish Premiership playoff battle?

Hibernian's 2-0 defeat to Aberdeen a fortnight ago brought to a close the Scottish Premiership's pre-split fixtures but opened up one of the most exciting run-ins the bottom of the table has seen in years. The introduction of a play-off spot and …

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Stewart Regan on the EURO 2020 bid, Grassroots and Performance

Facilities are a key area of the Scottish FA's strategic plan, Scotland United: A 2020 Vision, and in total, £2.25m of CashBack money will be used by the governing body to improve provision in equity, women's football, facilities and the Schools of …

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NEWS: Scottish Opera take Madama Butterfly on the road …

Scottish Opera brings one of the world's most popular operas to Scotland this May as Puccini's Madama Butterfly opens in Edinburgh before going on to…

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