Hepatitis E virus found in Scottish shellfish

Hepatitis E virus found in Scottish shellfish 23 February 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tests revealed HEV in eight blue mussels and an oyster Shellfish bought from stores in Glasgow and the east coast have been found to contain the hepatitis E virus...

Celtic v Zenit: Celtic ratings

DE VRIES: Nightmare night for the Celtic goalkeeper. Left exposed for the opening goal but conceded a cheap second when he was caught off guard by a long range effort that he really ought to have held. 3LUSTIG: Ought to have done better with Celtic’s third goal as he...

Stephen Robinson tips Motherwell youngster Allan Campbell to earn place on Scotland tour

MOTHERWELL manager Stephen Robinson has challenged rising star Allan Campbell to book his place on the plane for Scotland’s summer tour of South America by keeping up his impressive form.The 19-year-old has been a standout in the Fir Park midfield this season, winning...

Self-inflicted wounds leave Celtic out in the cold after Zenit defeat

The artificial heat in Zenit St Petersburg’s closed roof stadium might have masked Celtic from the harshness of the elements but there was nothing that could protect them from the icy blast of reality as the door to football’s Siberia swung open.No amount of...

Men charged with ‘directing’ assaults and murder bids

Men charged with 'directing' assaults and murder bids 22 February 2018 Image caption The High Court in Glasgow allegations cover the period from 1 November 1, 2016 to 4 August last year Three men have appeared in court charged with directing people to commit serious...

MATCH REPORT: Celtic crash out of Europa as same old mistakes blight European campaign

IF Celtic under Brendan Rodgers are to ever come close to once again becoming an established European team, even one with realistically modest aims, then they must learn how to defend.Every goal is, of course, avoidable but this side over the past 18 months have made...

No change to Holyrood ‘golden goodbye’ rules

No change to Holyrood 'golden goodbye' rules 22 February 2018 The Scottish Parliament will not be reviewing payoffs to former government ministers despite outcry over a "golden goodbye" for Mark McDonald.Changes were demanded after it emerged that Mr McDonald would...

Future on Scotland’s only state-run all-girls’ school to be looked at

Future on Scotland's only state-run all-girls' school to be looked at By Jamie McIvor BBC Scotland education correspondent 22 February 2018 Image copyright Thomas Nugent Image caption Notre Dame High School has only admitted girls since its inception in 1897 The...

Louella Michie Bestival death: Man re-arrested

Louella Michie Bestival death: Man re-arrested 22 February 2018 Image copyright Zoe Barling/PA Wire Image caption Louella Michie, 25, was found dead in a wooded area on the edge of the festival site in the early hours of 11 September A man has been re-arrested by...

Man jailed for ramming bicycle thief with 4×4

Man jailed for ramming bicycle thief with 4x4 22 February 2018 Image copyright Tim Bugler Image caption Gary McKnight was also banned from driving for eight years at Falkirk Sheriff Court A man who rammed a "petrified" thief with a 4x4 to stop him stealing a mountain...

Durham chief slams Police Scotland ‘ineptitude’ over probe

Durham chief slams Police Scotland 'ineptitude' over probe 22 February 2018 Image caption Chief Constable Michael Barton said Police Scotland's complaints staff should be "put into a sack and shaken up" A top police chief has slammed "ineptitude" at Police Scotland...

Man jailed after killing Paisley flat intruder

Man jailed after killing Paisley flat intruder 22 February 2018 Image copyright Police Scotland Image caption James McFall died after being stabbed once in the chest A man has been jailed for nine years for killing another man who had broken into his flat armed with a...

Rodgers lapping up the possibility of Celtic’s European advancement in St Petersburg

IT was a joke. Probably.A silly throwaway line handed out by a football manager to a rag-tag bunch of hacks 24 hours or so before his team play what is a huge match in European football.But, then, Brendan Rodgers is far more serious than silly. So, when he was asked...

Queen of the South face selection crisis after reserve goalkeeper is run over by a cow

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Junior football boss Paul McColl named as shooting victim

Junior football boss Paul McColl named as shooting victim 22 February 2018 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption'He staggered in shouting I've been shot'A man wounded in a shooting in South Lanarkshire is the manager of junior football side...

A move to England would be ‘very exciting’, says Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos

ALFREDO MORELOS has reiterated his desire to test himself in the Premier League as he sets his sights on a World Cup spot with Colombia.The striker the was subject of sustained interest from Chinese Super League side Beijing Renhe last month.But Rangers rejected a...

Queen of the South keeper crisis after goalie hurt by cow

Queen of the South keeper crisis after goalie hurt by cow 22 February 2018 Image copyright Queen of the South Image caption Henderson was expected to be on the bench for Saturday's match A Scottish Championship club is facing a selection headache after its reserve...

Scott Brown hopes Celtic can replicate famous victory over Russian opposition

CELTIC captain Scott Brown hopes today’s team can summon the spirit of one from a decade ago which inspired the late and legendary Tommy Burns to an iconic celebration.In Brown’s debut season at the club, a dramatic penalty shoot-out against Spartak Moscow at Parkhead...

Killer on home leave jailed for murder bid

22 February 2018 Image caption Robbie McIntosh leaves court after being sentenced for battering Linda McDonald with a dumbbell in Templeton Woods A convicted murderer on home leave who tried to kill a Dundee dog walker has been given a lifelong restriction...

Scottish FA to make enquiry to purchase Hampden Park

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Killer on home leave jailed for murder bid

22 February 2018 Image caption Robbie McIntosh battered Linda McDonald with a dumbbell in Templeton Woods A convicted murderer on home leave who tried to kill a Dundee dog walker has been given a lifelong restriction order.Robbie McIntosh, 32, battered Linda McDonald...

Zenit boss Roberto Mancini remains ice cool as temperatures plummet ahead of Celtic clash

ST PETERSBURG at this time of year is as cold as it is beautiful.So freezing in fact that eunuch brass monkeys can be seen walking across the frozen rivers which criss-cross this wonderful city.It plunged to minus-22 in the afternoon yesterday – and it felt it. It was...

Hampden’s future: SFA holds talks with Queen’s Park over national stadium sale

The SFA's 20-year lease for Hampden expires in 2020The Scottish FA is looking into the possibility of buying Hampden from Queen's Park Football Club.The governing body are in talks with the League One club about taking ownership of the national stadium.However, the...

All the pressure on Zenit, says Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers

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Brown hopes Celtic can replicate famous victory over Russian opposition

CELTIC captain Scott Brown hopes today’s team can summon the spirit of one from a decade ago which inspired the late and legendary Tommy Burns to an iconic celebration.In Brown’s debut season at the club, a dramatic penalty shoot-out against Spartak Moscow at Parkhead...

Man charged over store robbery in Aberdeen

Man charged over store robbery in Aberdeen 22 February 2018 Image copyright Google A 29-year-old man has been charged in connection with an alleged assault and robbery at a branch of Screwfix.In follows an incident at the store in the Torry area of Aberdeen on...

Bobby Russell hoping Celtic’s European exertions can open door to Rangers in title race

RANGERS legend Bobby Russell is praying for Celtic to make it into the next round of the Europa League tonight, because he believes it could open the door to the Ibrox side pipping their rivals to the league title.Celtic go into the second leg of their round of 32...

Scotland’s papers: SFA plan to buy Hampden

Scotland's papers: SFA plan to buy Hampden 22 February 2018 BBC News -...

Rodgers lapping up the possibility of European advancement in St Petersburg

IT was a joke. Probably.A silly throwaway line handed out by a football manager to a rag-tag bunch of hacks 24 hours or so before his team play what is a huge match in European football.But, then, Brendan Rodgers is far more serious than silly. So, when he was asked...

Plastic bottle campaign aims to expand across Scotland

Plastic bottle campaign aims to expand across Scotland By Giancarlo Rinaldi South Scotland reporter, BBC Scotland news website 22 February 2018 Image copyright Crichton Carbon Centre Image caption The project wants to raise awareness of single use plastics A project...

All the pressure on Zenit, says Brendan Rodgers

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Lecturers walk out in row over pensions

22 February 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Lecturers at 10 universities will take part in the action in Scotland Lecturers at universities across Scotland are taking part in a strike in a row over pensions.The University and College Union (UCU) said...

Glasgow City Council considers free school meals for P4 children

Glasgow City Council considers free school meals for P4 children By Jamie McIvor BBC Scotland local government correspondent 22 February 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The proposal to extend free school meal entitlement will be discussed when the...

Bobby Russell hoping Celtic’s European exertions can open door to Rangers in title race

RANGERS legend Bobby Russell is praying for Celtic to make it into the next round of the Europa League tonight, because he believes it could open the door to the Ibrox side pipping their rivals to the league title.Celtic go into the second leg of their round of 32...

Secondary school pupils ‘not reading challenging enough books’

Secondary school pupils 'not reading challenging enough books' 22 February 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The study suggests some 16-year-olds have the reading age of 13 or lower Scottish secondary school pupils are not reading challenging enough...

Fresh talks over Brexit row to be held

22 February 2018 Related TopicsBrexit Image copyright PA Image caption Talks between the two sides earlier this month ended without any deal being agreed The latest round of talks aimed at breaking the Brexit deadlock between the UK and Scottish governments is to be...

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Hepatitis E virus found in Scottish shellfish

Hepatitis E virus found in Scottish shellfish 23 February 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tests revealed HEV in eight blue mussels and an oyster Shellfish bought from stores in Glasgow and the east coast have been found to contain the hepatitis E virus...

Celtic v Zenit: Celtic ratings

DE VRIES: Nightmare night for the Celtic goalkeeper. Left exposed for the opening goal but conceded a cheap second when he was caught off guard by a long range effort that he really ought to have held. 3LUSTIG: Ought to have done better with Celtic’s third goal as he...

Men charged with ‘directing’ assaults and murder bids

Men charged with 'directing' assaults and murder bids 22 February 2018 Image caption The High Court in Glasgow allegations cover the period from 1 November 1, 2016 to 4 August last year Three men have appeared in court charged with directing people to commit serious...

No change to Holyrood ‘golden goodbye’ rules

No change to Holyrood 'golden goodbye' rules 22 February 2018 The Scottish Parliament will not be reviewing payoffs to former government ministers despite outcry over a "golden goodbye" for Mark McDonald.Changes were demanded after it emerged that Mr McDonald would...

Louella Michie Bestival death: Man re-arrested

Louella Michie Bestival death: Man re-arrested 22 February 2018 Image copyright Zoe Barling/PA Wire Image caption Louella Michie, 25, was found dead in a wooded area on the edge of the festival site in the early hours of 11 September A man has been re-arrested by...

Man jailed for ramming bicycle thief with 4×4

Man jailed for ramming bicycle thief with 4x4 22 February 2018 Image copyright Tim Bugler Image caption Gary McKnight was also banned from driving for eight years at Falkirk Sheriff Court A man who rammed a "petrified" thief with a 4x4 to stop him stealing a mountain...

Durham chief slams Police Scotland ‘ineptitude’ over probe

Durham chief slams Police Scotland 'ineptitude' over probe 22 February 2018 Image caption Chief Constable Michael Barton said Police Scotland's complaints staff should be "put into a sack and shaken up" A top police chief has slammed "ineptitude" at Police Scotland...

Man jailed after killing Paisley flat intruder

Man jailed after killing Paisley flat intruder 22 February 2018 Image copyright Police Scotland Image caption James McFall died after being stabbed once in the chest A man has been jailed for nine years for killing another man who had broken into his flat armed with a...

Junior football boss Paul McColl named as shooting victim

Junior football boss Paul McColl named as shooting victim 22 February 2018 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption'He staggered in shouting I've been shot'A man wounded in a shooting in South Lanarkshire is the manager of junior football side...

Queen of the South keeper crisis after goalie hurt by cow

Queen of the South keeper crisis after goalie hurt by cow 22 February 2018 Image copyright Queen of the South Image caption Henderson was expected to be on the bench for Saturday's match A Scottish Championship club is facing a selection headache after its reserve...

Killer on home leave jailed for murder bid

22 February 2018 Image caption Robbie McIntosh leaves court after being sentenced for battering Linda McDonald with a dumbbell in Templeton Woods A convicted murderer on home leave who tried to kill a Dundee dog walker has been given a lifelong restriction...

Scottish FA to make enquiry to purchase Hampden Park

You've read in the last 30 days. Subscribe now for unlimited access Access the best journalism, comment and analysis in Scotland, wherever and whenever you need it, in any format. Faster AD-LIGHT subscriptions now available too. Alternatively, register to read more...

Killer on home leave jailed for murder bid

22 February 2018 Image caption Robbie McIntosh battered Linda McDonald with a dumbbell in Templeton Woods A convicted murderer on home leave who tried to kill a Dundee dog walker has been given a lifelong restriction order.Robbie McIntosh, 32, battered Linda McDonald...

All the pressure on Zenit, says Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers

You've read in the last 30 days. Subscribe now for unlimited access Access the best journalism, comment and analysis in Scotland, wherever and whenever you need it, in any format. Faster AD-LIGHT subscriptions now available too. Alternatively, register to read more...

Man charged over store robbery in Aberdeen

Man charged over store robbery in Aberdeen 22 February 2018 Image copyright Google A 29-year-old man has been charged in connection with an alleged assault and robbery at a branch of Screwfix.In follows an incident at the store in the Torry area of Aberdeen on...

Plastic bottle campaign aims to expand across Scotland

Plastic bottle campaign aims to expand across Scotland By Giancarlo Rinaldi South Scotland reporter, BBC Scotland news website 22 February 2018 Image copyright Crichton Carbon Centre Image caption The project wants to raise awareness of single use plastics A project...

All the pressure on Zenit, says Brendan Rodgers

You've read in the last 30 days. Subscribe now for unlimited access Access the best journalism, comment and analysis in Scotland, wherever and whenever you need it, in any format. Faster AD-LIGHT subscriptions now available too. Alternatively, register to read more...

Lecturers walk out in row over pensions

22 February 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Lecturers at 10 universities will take part in the action in Scotland Lecturers at universities across Scotland are taking part in a strike in a row over pensions.The University and College Union (UCU) said...

Glasgow City Council considers free school meals for P4 children

Glasgow City Council considers free school meals for P4 children By Jamie McIvor BBC Scotland local government correspondent 22 February 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The proposal to extend free school meal entitlement will be discussed when the...

Fresh talks over Brexit row to be held

22 February 2018 Related TopicsBrexit Image copyright PA Image caption Talks between the two sides earlier this month ended without any deal being agreed The latest round of talks aimed at breaking the Brexit deadlock between the UK and Scottish governments is to be...

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