August 17, 2018

Police Scotland’s new chief told to SCRAP ‘illogical’ takeover of British Transport Police

POLICE Scotland’s new Chief Constable has been urged to help scrap the force’s takeover of British Transport Police. Tories called on Iain Livingstone to use his sway with SNP ministers and kill off the controversial merger.
August 17, 2018

Brave little Charlotte ready to save her brother

A TODDLER is being lined-up for a dangerous procedure to donate life-saving stem cells and help her big brother. Little Charlotte Gartshore, three, is an exact match for Michael, eight, who has aplastic anaemia, a potentially life-threatening bone marr...
August 17, 2018

Racist teen is jailed for knife attack on refugee

A teenager who attempted to murder a Syrian refugee in a “frenzied” racially-aggravated attack has been locked up for more than eight years. Sean Gorman repeatedly stabbed Shabaz Ali, 25, in an argument about noise at an Edinburgh hostel in the early h...
August 17, 2018

SNP accused of leaving patients ‘HIGH AND DRY’ as Aberdeen GP closes

SNP ministers were today accused of leaving patients “high and dry” with another busy GP surgery set to close because of the NHS staffing crisis. Health bosses will have to find alternative services for around 4,500 patients after partners at a practic...
August 16, 2018

Rangers news: Allan McGregor stars as Steven Gerrard’s Gers progress in Europa League

ALLAN McGregor rolled back the years last night and left Steven Gerrard wishing his keeper was 10 years younger.
August 16, 2018

SNP under fire over education ‘CRISIS’ as schools ‘HAEMORRHAGE’ staff

JOHN Swinney was today savaged by teachers and parents over the “real crisis” in Scottish education with schools “haemorrhaging” staff. The Education Secretary faced the wrath of professionals over heavy workloads and low pay, while families tore into ...
December 27, 2015

Severe floods inundate northwestern regions of Britain

Caption Close LONDON — Homes were evacuated, cars were submerged and boats were brought in to help bring people to safety Saturday as parts of England, […]
December 27, 2015

Mapped: do you live in a high council tax area?

There have been significant concerns that it will be impossible to gauge where councils are spending the extra money leading to the cash raised being diverted […]
December 27, 2015

Lack of armed police ‘leaves UK regions open to terrorist attack’

Britain’s regional cities are highly vulnerable to Paris-style terror attacks because they lack the 24/7 armed police cover given to London, the home secretary has been […]
December 26, 2015

Severe flood warnings posing ‘danger to life’ DOUBLE as heavy rain lashes Britain

The severe flood warnings – the EA’s highest level of warning – are for two locations on the River Ribble at Ribchester and three locations on […]
December 26, 2015

Hospital Prices Vary Widely Across the United States

SATURDAY, Dec. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The cost of medical care varies widely across the United States, a new study reports. Hospitals negotiate the cost […]
December 26, 2015

Crackle goes pop: how Stockhausen seduced the Beatles

Shortwave radio. Strange stuff. Not much of it around these days. However, before the days of the internet, it was the window on the world. With […]