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Queen Helped Stop Scottish 'Ominous' Independence Yes …

With a poll showing a surge of support for the yes campaign,. The news was even worse that Sunday morning as the prime minister and his wife came down to breakfast with the Queen. Worse, for whom? The Scottish people?

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Every day Cynthia's family struggles to ease her suffering. Without this …

Helping them do this is the Scottish-based international healthcare charity, EMMS International. Founded in 1841, and formerly called the Edinburgh Medical Missionary Society organisation, it counts David Livingstone among its earliest members. Today …

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Scottish prosecutor reaffirms Lockerbie bomber's guilt

"Our prosecutors and police officers, working with UK government and US colleagues, will continue to pursue this investigation, with the sole aim of bringing to justice those who acted along with al-Megrahi." Pan Am Flight 103 blew up over the Scottish …

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Video: Love Actually parody for Nicola Sturgeon and Scottish youths

Scotland First Minister Nicola Sturgeon welcomes some Scottish youths to Bute House, after watching their Love Actually parody, where they explain how important love is for all young people. 0 Comments. Email; Print; Font Size. Share. Most Read …

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Aidan Smith: Too much to pay for Scottish football

They're a well-run club but, like many in the Scottish game, they're close to driving themselves demented trying to pull in the punters and the pay-what-you-want plan is just the latest, mildly desperate effort. But, unlike music, football cannot …

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Ideas Foundation gears up for Scottish expansion

Wight started sounding out potential Scottish backers at last month's St Andrew's Day Dinner hosted by the Marketing Society, and will be back in Edinburgh next month for early-stage discussions with the city council about a possible campaign. “In due …

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Video: The worst Scottish accents in cinema

The Canadian's performance as the Scottish Chief Engineer of the Starship Enterprise made him one of the most quoted characters in the Star Trek franchise. He claims to have based his accent on an Aberdeenshire accent he had once heard, after deciding …

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Scottish Labour 'will have election autonomy'

DOUGLAS Alexander, the chair of UK Labour's General Election strategy, has said that Jim Murphy will have the final say over the party's campaign next year in the first admission by a member of the party's Westminster hierarchy that the Scottish …

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Scots orphans used in 'military experiments' – Daily Express

One survivor told this newspaper he has obtained written and video evidence that he will pass to the public inquiry into historical abuse of children in care when it begins next year. The man, now in his 50s, has been advised …

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Scotland voting age lowered to include 16- and 17-year-olds

PM bows to pressure to grant Scottish ministers powers to set separate voting age and franchise for elections to Holyrood. … popular. Popular in uk news; Popular across the guardian. 1 …

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Alex Salmond Is Having A Change Of Heart Over Scottish Votes For English Laws

He told the Independent: "There will be many things that come across the Westminster desk that would be of little moment to Scottish people, but will be of great moment to the government of the day." Mr Salmond said he would "lay odds" on a balanced …

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Scottish Government to buy bust Pelamis' assets

The Scottish Government set up a public innovation company Wave Energy Scotland following Pelamis' demise and pledged to offer job opportunities for some of its staff. Blair Nimmo, joint administrator and head of restructuring at KPMG in Scotland, said …

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Scottish Premiership Review: Aberdeen move to second, St Mirren misery …

Scottish Premiership Review: Aberdeen move to second, St Mirren misery continues. 20 December 2014 20:38. Aberdeen moved up to second in the Scottish Premiership with a hard-fought 1-0 win over struggling Kilmarnock at Pittodrie. David Goodwillie …

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Follow Saturday's Scottish Premiership action

FT aberdeen v kilmarnock 1-0 relatively comfortable win for aberdeen against an organised killie …. dons up to 2nd in the Premiership. — Tyrone Smith (@TyroneSTV) December 20, 2014. 16:50. GOAL! Partick Thistle 1 Dundee 1 (90 – Conrad Balatoni OG) …

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London Scottish 17-34 Worcester: Warriors go top of Championship

Worcester returned to the top of the Championship as they stretched their winning run to 14 games with a five-try bonus-point win at London Scottish. After early scores by Nick Schonert and Val Rapava Ruskin, Scottish rallied to trail only 12-10 at the …

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Former Ross County player Martin Canning came back to haunt his old side as …

The win was the Accies' first away Scottish Premiership victory since early October and leaves them in third place, while the struggling Staggies remain second from bottom. The visitors took the lead on six minutes when Canning rose above the home …

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Scottish Premiership: Inverness boss John Hughes refuses to blame referee …

Scottish Premiership: Inverness boss John Hughes refuses to blame referee after St Johnstone defeat. Last Updated: 20/12/14 6:42pm. 0. John Hughes: Inverness Caledonian Thistle manager saw his side lose 1-0 to St Johnstone. Inverness manager John …

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Ronny Deila hits out at Scottish Football Association's decision to uphold …

The report revealed Aberdeen defender Shay Logan had accused Tonev of calling him a 'black c***' during a Scottish Premiership match on September 13 and the panel found the on-loan Aston Villa winger guilty after describing the Dons player as an …

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Peter Pawlett's poachers finish beats Killie and keeps Dons in the hunt

Peter Pawlett's strike midway through the second half proved the decider as Aberdeen beat Kilmarnock 1-0 and moved to second in the Scottish Premiership table, four points behind leaders Celtic who play Dundee United. Derek McInnes' side were always …

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Scottish roundup: John Sutton strike earns Motherwell win at St Mirren

Another hotly contested decision, this time for a second-half penalty from Brian Graham, earned St Johnstone a 1-0 victory over 10-man Inverness and stretched their unbeaten run to seven matches in the Scottish Premiership. The on-loan Dundee United …

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Saturday's Scottish football as it happened

We've got a bit of delay in hearing from the managers around Scotland's football grounds so I'll wrap things up here, start hunting down some audio clips and help get the post-match quotes on to the BBC Sport website. Once again, many thanks for your …

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Scottish prosecutor says no reason to doubt Lockerbie bomber's guilt

His family and some relatives of the Scottish victims believe he was wrongly convicted. He was jailed for life in 2001, but was released by Scotland's government on compassionate grounds eight years later after being diagnosed with terminal cancer …

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Alex Salmond has 'broken his word to the Scottish people' says Scottish Lib …

Mr Rennie is shocked that the former Scottish leader is so critical of the Smith Commission, which tabled new powers for the Scottish government. "I am sure people will be puzzled that Alex Salmond is rubbishing the Smith Commission which is …

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Alex Salmond Says Yes Could Win Second Scottish Independence Referendum

Alex Salmond believes he will get a second chance to hold an independence referendum and next time he thinks he will win. An English vote to take the UK out of the European Union if Scots vote to stay could be the "tipping point" that brings about …

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Tory warning on Scottish dog bite attack numbers

A Scottish Government spokesman said: “It is essential that dog owners fully appreciate their responsibilities for the welfare of their dog and the safety of themselves, their families and the general public, and there are long-standing laws in place …

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Scottish Premiership: Celtic boss Ronny Deila praises Dundee United

That's the sign of a good culture and a good club.” Celtic have won eight Scottish Premiership matches in succession since their home defeat against Hamilton. The Hoops are six points clear at the top of the Scottish Premiership table, while United are …

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Scottish Government to buy assets of defunct wave power company Pelamis

The Scottish Government set up a public innovation company Wave Energy Scotland following Pelamis' demise and pledged to offer job opportunities for some of its staff. Blair Nimmo, joint administrator and head of restructuring at KPMG in Scotland, said …

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SCOTTISH GOVT OIL PRICE FANTASY by Political …

SCOTTISH GOVT OIL PRICE FANTASY, Political Cartoons, Comics, Editorial Commentary on the latest news, politics, cartoon memes and events around the world.

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Yes Scotland signs off with message to supporters

But he has urged supporters to join the Scottish National Party, the Scottish Greens or the Scottish Socialist Party to ensure that “the work continues”. “This chapter of the campaign for independence is over,” he said. “But the work continues and I …

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Your definitive guide to this year's Scottish festive fixtures

Christmas is a time for family, turkey, reruns of Chevy Chase films and plenty of Scottish football to enjoy. But with so many fixtures being played over the festive period it can be difficult to keep track, even with all the derbies and crunch clashes …

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Scottish fishermen welcome EU Council quota increases on …

Undercurrent News. The European Union Fisheries Council talks in Brussels concluded Tuesday night with quota increases for West coast haddock and North Sea prawns but decreases on other species. The West coast haddock quota … “With the majority of stocks of interest to Scottish fishermen either in good health or moving in the right direction, […]

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Green light for world's largest planned tidal energy project in …

Atlantis, majority owner of the MeyGen project, said it had finalised all of the conditions required to initiate its first drawdown from financiers The Crown Estate and Scottish Enterprise. The project has the potential to power nearly 175,000 homes through a network of 269 turbines on the seabed at …. feedback · complaints & corrections […]

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Saturday's Scottish gossip

Dundee United manager Jackie McNamara has compared the Scottish FA's disciplinary tribunal to a panto, with midfielder Paul Paton unable to appeal against his two-match ban for spitting at Jonny Hayes despite the Aberdeen winger saying the incident did …

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Brechin date for Scottish Opera's highlights tour

A great evening for those brand new to opera, seasoned fans and everyone in-between, 'Opera Highlights' features music from some of the world's most popular operas, as well as some lesser-known treats selected by Scottish Opera's Head of Music, Derek …

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Brechin date for Scottish Opera's highlights tour

A great evening for those brand new to opera, seasoned fans and everyone in-between, 'Opera Highlights' features music from some of the world's most popular operas, as well as some lesser-known treats selected by Scottish Opera's Head of Music, Derek …

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