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Scottish independence: Accusations of intimidation and violence fly in from …

After the match, a member of the Facebook group Heart of Midlothian Fans Against Scottish Independence wrote: “Well what did we say about 2 weeks ago about the yessers hassling the public outside Tynecastle?? We said it would end in trouble and it …

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PGA IN SCOTLAND NEWS RELEASE

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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Street closures – The Estes Park News

The annual Longs Peak Scottish-Irish Highland Festival Parade will travel through downtown Estes Park beginning at 9:30 a. m. on Saturday, September 6. On-street parking spaces on Elkhorn Avenue will be closed around …

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Ryder Cup: Scottish rookie Stephen Gallacher excited ahead of debut

Stephen Gallacher says he cannot wait to make his debut in the Ryder Cup after being selected as one of Paul McGinley's three wildcard picks. The Scot sealed his place in the team with a superb showing at the Italian Open last weekend, where he just …

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The Scottish Government was not consulted on new laws to counter terrorists …

THE Scottish Government has not been consulted on new laws to counter extremists, the First Minister has said. Alex Salmond said he would ask Prime Minister David Cameron for an explanation as to why he was informed only half an hour after last week's …

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Scottish Independence: The Proclaimers make major donation to Yes campaign

Speaking after the Electoral Commission published its latest figures on campaign donations ahead of the referendum on September 18, the band said they were “lifelong supporters of Scottish independence.” "For us, it is a matter of principle. We will be …

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How Scottish 'Yes' May Impact 'Invisible Border'

For those that live along the invisible border that divides Scotland and England, daily life could change dramatically with a Yes vote in the September 18 referendum. These communities, from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Coldstream to Gretna, will certainly …

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How Scottish 'Yes' May Impact 'Invisible Border'

For those that live along the invisible border that divides Scotland and England, daily life could change dramatically with a Yes vote in the September 18 referendum. These communities, from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Coldstream to Gretna, will certainly …

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Hargreaves vows to keep investing in Scottish mines

The logistics company joined the Scottish mining industry by taking over several open-cast mines from the Scottish Coal Company and a subsidiary of ATH Resources when both firms collapsed into administration last year. In July, Hargreaves met its goal …

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Scottish independence: Jim Murphy resumes campaign

LABOUR MP Jim Murphy claimed the “noisy tap of mob mentality” has been turned off as he made a return to the referendum campaign trail in Edinburgh city centre. The former Scottish Secretary temporarily suspended his pro-Union 100 Streets In 100 Days …

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Scottish independence: Jim Murphy resumes campaign

LABOUR MP Jim Murphy claimed the “noisy tap of mob mentality” has been turned off as he made a return to the referendum campaign trail in Edinburgh city centre. The former Scottish Secretary temporarily suspended his pro-Union 100 Streets In 100 Days …

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Scottish vote weighs on the financial services sector

Without a large domestic market underpinned by a common currency, taxes, rules and regulations with no borders, transaction costs or restrictions on investment or people, UK customers of firms based in Scotland would be put at risk. The Scottish …

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Scottish nationalism isn't about how bad Westminster is; it's about how good …

The current rise (there have been many over many centuries) of Scottish nationalism, and in particular the Scottish National Party (SNP), has arisen out of the success of the relatively new Scottish Parliament – out of sight of the English press and …

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Scottish nationalism isn't about how bad Westminster is; it's about how good …

The current rise (there have been many over many centuries) of Scottish nationalism, and in particular the Scottish National Party (SNP), has arisen out of the success of the relatively new Scottish Parliament – out of sight of the English press and …

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Something incredible is happening in Scotland. And if the result is a yes vote …

You could tell it was getting serious when Gordon Brown made friends with Alistair Darling; and when the Scottish Daily Mail began running doom headlines about the future of the Union. I don't know whether the narrowing of the poll lead for the no …

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And The Winners Are…

THE Scottish Fashion Awards attracted a large crowd of famous faces in London last night, all of whom were there to celebrate the country's substantial contribution to the fashion industry. Vivienne Westwood was the big winner of the night, as she was …

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Scottish independence: yes campaign gets poll boost

The results come after a strong performance by the Scottish National party leader, Alex Salmond, in the second televised debate against Alastair Darling, and as the yes campaign continues to hammer home the message that a yes vote is the only way to …

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'Yes victory is possible': Support for Scottish independence …

Support for Scottish independence is at its highest level ever according to a new poll, with nationalists rapidly closing the gap against unionists just two weeks before Scots vote whether to split from the UK. … Keep up with the news by installing RT's extension for . Never miss a story with this clean and […]

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Scottish independence: Voter yet to be persuaded politicians

With a high turnout expected, each vote is crucial. BBC Radio 5 Live's Victoria Derbyshire has been hearing from supporters of the Yes Scotland and Better Together campaigns and from those who have yet to be persuaded in the ballot box. A voter in …

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How BuzzFeed is tapping into Scottish referendum fever

The upcoming referendum on Scottish independence has given BuzzFeed some new insight into how readers share and respond to political coverage online. With less than three weeks to go until Scots are asked to vote on whether to stay within the United …

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Scottish independence: Mountaineering's 5 questions

Some 91% of Scottish residents believe it important to retain wild places (Public Perceptions of Wild Place and Landscapes in Scotland, SNH, 2014).Wild land in Scotland fell from 41% in 2002 to 28% in 2009 (SNH Natural Heritage Indicators) – a loss of …

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Poll finds rapid shift in favour of Scottish independence

Scottish voters are shifting rapidly toward support for independence with less than three weeks to go to a referendum that could end the 307-year-old political union at the heart of the UK, a new opinion poll suggests. The YouGov survey for the Sun …

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Scottish independence vote threatens seamless healthcare on the border

Consequently, Scotland has no semi-independent foundation trusts and no "purchaser-provider" system. The Scottish NHS ethos is co-operation between its 14 territorial health boards, and 300 hospitals, which are run by operating divisions of the boards.

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Pound slides after latest Scottish independence poll

The future of the pound in an independent Scotland has been a central part of the debate in the lead up to the vote. The Scottish first minister, Alex Salmond, insists Scotland will continue to use the pound if it votes for independence. But all three …

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Andy Murray: I'd play for an independent Scotland | Politics …

If the yes campaign succeeds it will see the 27-year-old Murray play under the Scottish flag at the 2016 Rio Olympics, four years after he won gold for Great Britain at the 2012 London games. He would also be available for Scotland in Davis Cup matches. In 2013, Murray became … Sign up for the […]

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Singing Kettle: Serving up unique blend of Scottish family fun

They are hanging up their kettle after more than three decades. Scots children's entertainers The Singing Kettle are calling it a day after this year's Christmas tour. But what was it about their shows that had children, parents and grandparents …

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Scottish independence: Labour in jobs vow

NEARLY 14,000 young people could benefit from Labour's “job guarantee” if Scotland remains in the UK, according to Shadow Scottish Secretary Margaret Curran. She will contrast the Labour jobs pledge with the one million jobs she says will be put at …

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As Scottish vote hots up, where are the referees?

Things have got so bad north of the border that police are being drafted in to guard polling stations for the Scottish referendum, held in just over a fortnight. But with such fear and loathing between rival camps, how long until international …

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Scottish star of 24 Ross McCall hopes he won't 'do a Louis' and throw up …

YOU would think that working alongside Jack Bauer would steady a man's nerves, but the Scottish star of hit TV series 24 says he's just hoping he can keep his breakfast down this weekend. Share; Share; Tweet; +1; Email. Twitter. Kiefer and Ross with …

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Scottish independence: Thousands in late rush to register to vote

Other areas, such as the Scottish Borders, Dundee, Highland, Angus, and Perth and Kinross said they have seen "unprecedented" numbers. In most areas, registration staff worked through the weekend and until midnight on Monday and will be working until …

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UK construction growth hits seven-month high; pound hurt by Scottish …

So what does this morning's jump in sterling volatility actually mean? Basically, it shows that the cost of hedging against the risk of the pound's value fluctuating wildly over the next month has risen. Traders are seeking protection against turmoil …

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Scottish Equity Partners, SSE and Lexington team up on infrastructure

SEP, a UK growth capital specialist, said it had raised £135 million for its first clean infrastructure fund and made its first transaction, buying SSE Pipelines – a division of Scottish utilities company SSE. Roughly £50 million of the £135 million …

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Scottish Independence Debt Ransom Will Lead to 'International Outcast' Status …

Scottish people will vote in an independence referendum on 18 September, 2014, and will be asked the straight "yes/no" question: "Should Scotland be an independent country?" Scotland has a £150bn (€189bn, $250bn) economy but owns £100bn worth of …

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Scots 'should vote No for love of their families and country'

If you vote Yes on September 18 and Yes wins – you won't be any more Scottish on September 19th. None of us will be. “But you will have made Scotland that bit poorer. You will have denied Scots opportunities. You will have put all the advantages we …

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Mark McGhee: National team can bring back the feelgood factor to Scottish football

AFTER a desperate month on the continent for Scotland's top clubs the national team go in search of the biggest result of them all at the home of the newly-crowned world champions, Germany. Share; Share; Tweet; +1; Email. Daily Record. Mark McGhee.

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