August 21, 2018

END MISERY OF THE COLD-CALL BULLIES: Scots fury over daily torment from nuisance firms

NEARLY half of Scots feel bullied and distressed by cold-call firms, a shock new survey has uncovered. Thousands of homeowners are plagued each day with nuisance messages - with Scotland the worst-affected part of the UK.
August 20, 2018

Former Perth Tory councillor sentenced over child porn

A Tory councillor caught with footage of child sex abuse has been placed on the sex offenders register for three years. Former Rotary Club president Michael Jamieson was also banned from having any deliberate contact with children under 16 after he adm...
August 20, 2018

Laird to help struggling estates in Sutherland and Wester Ross

RESIDENTS of a struggling Highland community could be saved by the very laird from whom they bought the land more than a decade ago. The Vestey family sold the -Glencansip and Drumrunie- estates in Sutherland and Wester Ross to the locals, but they hav...
August 20, 2018

What crisis? Embattled Corbyn claims Labour ‘within TOUCHING DISTANCE’ of Downing Street

JEREMY Corbyn will claim today he is “within touching distance” of Downing Street despite Labour’s anti-Semitism crisis. As the bigotry storm shows no sign of abating, Mr Corbyn will tell Scottish activists the party is “laying the ground work win the ...
August 19, 2018

Inverness woman gives birth in Coastguard helicopter

A MUM is preparing for her own baby-naming ceremony after giving birth in a rescue helicopter at 1,400 feet. Alicia MacDonald had travelled to the Isles of Scilly from her home near Inverness with husband Sandy to officiate at the Humanist. wedding of ...
August 19, 2018

NHS in Scotland ‘scraps wheelchairs instead of repairing them’

ELECTRIC wheelchairs costing up to £3,500 are routinely being scrapped by the NHS in Scotland – because there is nobody to fix them, it is claimed.
August 18, 2018

Glasgow man on FBI Most Wanted list over metals fraud

A SCOT accused of being involved in a lucrative precious metals fraud in the United States has been placed on the FBI’s Most Wanted list.
August 18, 2018

SNP should fact-check its own plans, claim Tories

THE SNP should fact-check the cost of its independence blueprint ahead of the annual publication of Scotland’s economic figures, the Tories say.
August 18, 2018

Race against time to save historic Clyde-built ship

RESCUERS hoping to save a historic Clyde-built sailing ship are facing a race against time to bring her back to Scotland before winter storms scupper the epic 7,000-mile journey.
August 18, 2018

SNP’s free tuition pledge ‘deeply unfair’ on Scots

SCOTLAND’S leading universities are offering only a handful of clearing places for Scots while hundreds of courses are available to students from the rest of the UK.
August 18, 2018

This Classic Bentley’s got va-va-voom

A CLASSIC Bentley which was housed in the Glasgow Museum of Transport for 30 years is expected to fetch more than a million pounds at auction next week.
August 17, 2018

‘I’ll solve MacRae mystery – for £7,700’

AN INVESTIGATOR has claimed he can solve the disappearance of a Scots mother and her young son who vanished 40 years ago. Renee MacRae and her three-year-old son, Andrew, vanished just outside Inverness, and her burned out BMW car was found in a remote...