September 20, 2018

Sturgeon warned TWO YEARS ago women could miss cancer screening appointments due to glitch

SNP MINISTERS were warned two years ago that computer problems could lead to women missing vital breast cancer checks, it emerged today. Watchdogs said in 2016 IT systems would require "ongoing monitoring" to ensure that no mistakes were made.
September 20, 2018

Glasgow panto wars for stars of Two Doors Down

ELAINE C SMITH has fired the first salvo in her panto war with friendly rival Jonathan Watson. The old pals, who work together on BBC Two sitcom Two Doors Down, are vying for a slice of the Glasgow box office.
September 20, 2018

Scots BMW drivers top speeding offences table

SCOTS who drive grey BMWs should take extra care not to get caught for speeding, a study suggests. Researchers found that a third of drivers with grey cars had been fined for speeding in the past five years – a higher percentage than for any other colo...
September 20, 2018

The full story on nation’s housing crisis

There is a conventional story about the housing crisis - one you've probably heard trotted out time and again by prime ministers and journalists for years. 
September 20, 2018

Scotland counts cost of Storm Ali

SCOTLAND was yesterday struggling to recover from Storm Ali – described by ScottishPower as the “worst” witnessed for this time of year.
September 20, 2018

Beekeeper stunned by theft of hives at Peterhead

A BEEKEEPER has been shocked by the theft of four of his hives, containing up to 60,000 bees. Erling Watt’s hives – each holding as many as 15,000 insects – were taken from a farm near his home.
September 20, 2018

Surprise director of next James Bond film named

The American filmmaker takes over from Danny Boyle who exited the project over creative differences.
September 20, 2018

Adobe to buy marketing software firm Marketo for $4.75 billion

Adobe Systems Inc said on Thursday it would buy Marketo Inc, a privately held cloud-based marketing software company, for about $4.75 billion (3.5 billion pounds), accelerating the Photoshop maker's move into the cloud and bolstering its digital marke...
September 20, 2018

Sturgeon urged to reopen children’s hospital ward after parents endure FIVE HOUR trip

A FORMER SNP minister has urged Nicola Sturgeon to reopen a children's ward after the family of a sick baby endured a five hour round trip for treatment.
September 20, 2018

Nicola Sturgeon writes to UK opposition leaders in bid to DELAY Brexit

NICOLA Sturgeon was accused of "posturing" today after calling for Brexit to be delayed in a bid to derail Britain’s attempts to leave the EU.
September 20, 2018

Rothesay leads race for £900m UKAR loans

One of Britain's biggest specialist life insurers has emerged as the frontrunner to buy a £900m mortgage portfolio from a Government agency, a decade after the state-backed bailout of Britain's banking sector.
September 20, 2018

The most powerful people in Hollywood: #MeToo accused out, Ronan Farrow in

What a difference a year makes. The entertainment industry bible The Hollywood Reporter has unveiled its annual list of the 100 most powerful people.