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Blantyre bowlers cruise to Scottish Knockout Cup success

Blantyre Miners' Welfare Indoor Bowling Club enjoyed a comfortable 93 shots to 67 win over Cumbernauld in the Scottish Knockout Cup Final on Saturday. This is the second time in three years that Blantyre have won the trophy, last winning it at Stirling …

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CBI Scotland officially registers support for a No vote – Express

THE pro-United Kingdom Better Together campaign got a huge boost yesterday when CBI Scotland formally announced its backing for a referendum No vote. … legitimate concerns and asked genuine questions about what leaving the UK would mean for businesses and for Scottish jobs.” Two companies said they will leave the CBI following the news. Aquamarine, […]

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Police issue mephedrone party drug alert after death of …

NHS Scotland advised those who may have taken the drug or were experiencing adverse side effects, such as agitation, fever, tremors or confusion to go to A&E. Mephedrone was linked to 25 deaths in the UK while classed …

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Wales says no to Scottish independence: our exclusive YouGov poll

Mr Flynn, MP for Newport West since 1987, expressed frustration with the UK Government's interventions in the independence debate in a tweet this week, after Defence Secretary Philip Hammond warned of job losses in Scottish defence. He wrote: “Tory …

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Scottish independence: No campaign urges business to speak out

The campaign against Scottish independence is launching a late but pivotal drive to encourage nervous business people to speak out for remaining in the UK, amid opinion polls suggesting nationalist support has grown. Only a tiny proportion of Scotland …

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Prescription for prosperity

Said Mr Miller: "A healthy and vibrant tenanted sector is vital for the future of Scottish agriculture. It underpins many established farming businesses that are the core of food production and communities the length and breadth of Scotland. "The …

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Argyll News: Interesting Business Scotland interview with …

A generally interesting recent programme on Scotland and the shipping industry in the Business Scotland series on BBC Radio Scotland with Douglas Fraser, drew its expert interviewees from the Scottish state owned …

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Nationalist Leader in Scotland Wagers Career on Independence Vote

The leader of the Scottish National Party, Mr. Salmond began imbibing his country's glorious history at the knee of his grandfather, a plumber and amateur historian. “My grandfather had a fierce love of equality and was a fierce admirer of Robert Burns …

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Victory for Business for Scotland as CBI is forced to register …

Breaking News. Since Business for Scotland broke this story several CBI members have been telling us they are dismayed or disappointed with the CBI stance. This press statement has just been released by Aquamarine …

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Property tycoons to spend £50m turning HAUNTED Scottish castle into luxury hotel

Spooky escapes: Property tycoons to spend £50million turning a HAUNTED Scottish castle into a luxury hotel. By Emily Payne. Published: 10:58 EST, 18 April 2014 | Updated: 14:53 EST, 18 April 2014. 16 shares. 0. View comments. Guests looking to stay at …

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Stirling Brewer Traditional Scottish Ales Ltd Re-Brands as Black Wolf Brewery

… Ales Ltd Re-Brands as Black Wolf Brewery. Stirling-based brewer Traditional Scottish Ales Ltd (TSA) has re-branded as Black Wolf Brewery an former Johnston Press Scotland MD Andrew Richardson has also joined the company's management team.

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Scottish football: Rangers boss Ally McCoist unsure of transfer kitty

Rangers boss Ally McCoist admits he has yet to be told how much he will be allowed to spend on his playing squad next season. McCoist is desperate to add to his current party with the League One champions certain to face tougher opposition against …

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NEWS: Scottish Opera Appoints Music Adviser | The Public …

World-famous baritone Sir Thomas Allen has been appointed Music Adviser to Scottish Opera. He will provide high level input and advice on musical and artistic…

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Scottish Golf View – Golf News from Around the World: LUKE …

Scottish Golf View provides news of golf in Scotland, and news about Scottish golfers all over the world. Editor, Colin Farquharson, and Webmaster, Gillian Kirkwood, are always looking for golf news to publish.

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Scottish Golf View – Golf News from Around the World: EAST …

Scottish Golf View provides news of golf in Scotland, and news about Scottish golfers all over the world. Editor, Colin Farquharson, and Webmaster, Gillian Kirkwood, are always looking for golf news to publish.

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Scottish unemployment levels increase by 3000 to 179000 in last quarter

He said: "Today's historic jobs figures show the Scottish Government's policy of investing in infrastructure to boost the economy is making significant progress with employment levels at a record high. "To put it in perspective, there are 285,000 more …

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PFA Scotland Team of the Year

League Cup winners Aberdeen have defender Mark Reynolds and midfielder Peter Pawlett in the team while Kilmarnock striker Kris Boyd, the fourth player on the shortlist, and Stevie May, from Scottish Cup finalists St Johnstone, are also included.

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Spooky escapes: Property tycoons to spend £50million turning a HAUNTED …

Spooky escapes: Property tycoons to spend £50million turning a HAUNTED Scottish castle into a luxury hotel. By Emily Payne. Published: 10:58 EST, 18 April 2014 | Updated: 10:59 EST, 18 April 2014. 0. View comments. Guests looking to stay at a new hotel …

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Scottish Premiership: PFA Scotland Team of the Year

Goalkeeper Fraser Forster, central defender Virgil van Dijk and midfielder Kris Commons, who are all on the shortlist for Player of the Year, have come from the Scottish champions. Scottish Cup finalists United are represented by left-back Andrew …

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Scottish referendum: Yes vote risk to gilts underestimated

Markets hate uncertainty. So why are gilt and sterling investors taking such a relaxed view of the prospect of Scottish independence? If Scotland votes to leave the United Kingdom in September's referendum, the effects on global stability could be …

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Get the Scottish view on new Nuneaton Town manager Brian Reid

Brian Reid was only 11 minutes away from a penalty shoot-out that would have etched him into Ayr United folklore. He led the Honest Men to the semi-finals of the Scottish League Cup in January 2012 against bitter county rivals Kilmarnock at Hampden Park.

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In pictures: Find out who has made the Scottish teams of the year

PLAYERS from across the divisions have placed their votes and picked their teams of the season. Find out who has made the cut from the Premiership to Scottish League 2. SNS Group. The Dundee United players celebrate Nadir Ciftci's wonder strike against …

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Scottish Premiership LIVE: Inverness CT v Aberdeen

ABERDEEN are aiming to get over their Scottish Cup exit and take another step towards finishing second in the Scottish Premiership against Inverness Caledonian Thistle tonight. Our live blog covers all the action. SNS Group. Caley play host to Aberdeen …

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Erosion reveals burial in Scottish cliff | A Blog About History …

A cist burial spotted hanging from a cliff on the edge of Scotland came from the ceremony of a Bronze Age adult cremated swiftly after their death, say archaeologists investigating the bones of a body whose skull carried a tumour. Cracks and warping of the remains, … This site features news articles and links to […]

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SCOTTISH ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AGENCY NEWS …

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) alongside partner organisations are encouraging recreational water users in Dumfries and Galloway to.

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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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