Biker fighting for life after Rutherglen crash

Biker fighting for life after Rutherglen crash

Biker fighting for life after Rutherglen crash 18 November 2018 Image copyright Google A 24-year-old man has been seriously injured following a crash in Rutherglen on Saturday. His Harley Davidson motorbike and a BMW car collided on Stonelaw Road, near the junction...
Emergency bag stolen from Edinburgh ambulance

Emergency bag stolen from Edinburgh ambulance

Emergency bag stolen from Edinburgh ambulance 18 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The ambulance was attending to a patient in Edinburgh Police have described as “despicable” the theft of a medical bag from an ambulance in Edinburgh....

Man injured in Renfrewshire knife attack

A man has been seriously hurt in a knife attack in Renfrewshire. The 33-year-old was found in Graham Street, Johnstone, with injuries to his head and face on Friday. He is receiving treatment at Glasgow’s Queen Elizabeth University Hospital where his condition is...

Neil MacKay: Scotland’s unsolved murders

COLD case officers never give up. This week brought new signs that murder squad detectives investigating Scotland‘s most infamous unsolved crime – the disappearance of Renee MacRae and her three-year-old son Andrew – were getting closer to the truth....
Scottish students hit by fake emails

Scottish students hit by fake emails

University students hit by wave of fake tax refund emails By Kevin Peachey Personal finance reporter 17 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images University students have been bombarded with fake tax refund emails in the last month, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has...
Second death after Fife car crash

Second death after Fife car crash

17 November 2018 Image copyright Google Image caption The crash happened on the A915, Standing Stane Road, near Kirkcaldy. A second person has died following a crash near Kirkcaldy in Fife. The 17-year-old died at Edinburgh’s Western General Hospital, where he...

One person dies after Livingston house fire

One person dies after Livingston house fire 17 November 2018 One person has died following a house fire in Livingston, West Lothian. The emergency services were called to the house in the Knightsridge area at about 04:00, with reports that it was well alight with...
Appeal lodged over wind farm near Langholm

Appeal lodged over wind farm near Langholm

Appeal lodged over wind farm near Langholm 17 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images An appeal has been lodged against the refusal of a wind farm described as “overly prominent and overwhelming” by planning officials. Dumfries and Galloway Council...
What have the Vikings ever done for us?

What have the Vikings ever done for us?

By Daniel Bennett BBC Scotland 17 November 2018 Image copyright Universal History Archive Image caption Sketch of a fleet of Viking ships on a raid Life as a Viking was never easy. Days were spent rowing longships, creating intricate art, or telling stories about...
Homeowners ‘conned’ by Green Deal firm

Homeowners ‘conned’ by Green Deal firm

The homeowners ‘conned’ by Green Deal firm Helms 17 November 2018 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe homeowners scammed by Green Deal firm Mary Hunter says she was given a promise that improvements to her home would lower her...
Second man charged over Shettleston shooting

Second man charged over Shettleston shooting

Second man charged over Shettleston shooting 16 November 2018 Image caption The attack happened in Shettleston on 13 October A second person has been charged after a man was shot by two masked intruders at a flat in Glasgow. A 42-year-old man was seriously injured...
Clyde to get its first opening road bridge

Clyde to get its first opening road bridge

16 November 2018 Image copyright Renfrewshire Council Image caption The bridge will open to allow traffic on the river Ministers have approved plans to create a new bridge across the Clyde linking Renfrew and Yoker. The crossing will be the centrepiece of the Clyde...
Scotsman owner to go into administration

Scotsman owner to go into administration

Publisher of the ‘i’ newspaper sets out rescue plan 16 November 2018 Johnston Press, publisher of the ‘i’, The Scotsman and the Yorkshire Post, has detailed a rescue plan aimed at ensuring its survival. The newspaper group put itself up for...
Why the Irish border matters to Scotland

Why the Irish border matters to Scotland

By John Campbell & Stuart Nicolson BBC News 16 November 2018 Related Topics Brexit Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The future of the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland is deeply controversial on both sides of the Irish Sea The UK government...
Gamekeeper who was vegetarian for 18 years

Gamekeeper who was vegetarian for 18 years

16 November 2018 Image copyright Megan Rowland Image caption Megan Rowland’s work in land management involves deer stalking A woman who grew up a vegetarian has told how she has ended up working as a gamekeeper. Megan Rowland does deer stalking as part of her...
Sturgeon urged to back ‘good’ Brexit deal

Sturgeon urged to back ‘good’ Brexit deal

16 November 2018 Related Topics Brexit Image copyright PA Image caption Mr Lidington was speaking to journalists during a visit to Edinburgh A senior UK government minister has urged Nicola Sturgeon to “listen to what Scottish business is saying” and back...

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