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Coronavirus in Scotland: Deprived children could return to school earlier

Coronavirus in Scotland: Deprived children could return to school earlier

CHILDREN from deprived backgrounds could be allowed to return to school before their wealthier counterparts, Scotland’s Education Secretary has… Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Deprived childr...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Deprived children could return to school earlier

Coronavirus in Scotland: Deprived children could return to school earlier

CHILDREN from deprived backgrounds could be allowed to return to school before their wealthier counterparts, Scotland’s Education Secretary has… Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Deprived childr...→

Prof Ewan Gillon: How to prepare your children for going back to school | Press and Journal

Prof Ewan Gillon: How to prepare your children for going back to school | Press and Journal

With Scottish pupils set to return to school next month, parents and teachers are facing the daunting task of preparing for what lies ahead for them. Read full article: Prof Ewan Gillon: How to prepare your ch...→

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SCOTTISH government figures on coronavirus antibody testing have come under fire by the UK Government stats watchdog, it has emerged today. Read full article: SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by w...→

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

News updates: Scotland eases lockdown; quarantine ends for visitors from ‘safe’ countries to England, Wales and Northern Ireland Read full article: UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon say...→

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

INVESTORS have shown confidence in the prospects for Scottish hotels amid the challenges posed by the coronavirus by acquiring a landmark property… Read full article: Sale of Highland hotel provides boost fo...→

Coronavirus: Outdoor theatre to return from July 11

Outdoor performances have been given the go-ahead to restart from July 11, as part of a series of new announcements by government about the ways in which theat [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Outdoor theatre to return f...→

You don't scare me! George Galloway vows Scotland return despite independence group row

You don't scare me! George Galloway vows Scotland return despite independence group row

GEORGE Galloway has revealed plans to move back to Scotland and potentially return to politics after a row with pro-independence supporters. Read full article: You don't scare me! George Galloway vows...→

Coronavirus testing in schools would 'traumatise children', former GP warns

Coronavirus testing in schools would 'traumatise children', former GP warns

Heather Smith, a former doctor and member of Durham County Council, warned against any moves to test youngsters Read full article: Coronavirus testing in schools would 'tr...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Wages drop at record rate

Coronavirus in Scotland: Wages drop at record rate

Permanent starting salaries in Scotland have dropped at the quickest rate on record amid more signs unemployment is rising, according to research published tod [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Wages drop at r...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon cites Melbourne crisis to warn against complacency

Coronavirus in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon cites Melbourne crisis to warn against complacency

New outbreaks of the coronavirus around the world should serve as a warning not to abuse hard-earned freedoms once lockdown restrictions end, the first ministe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon...→

Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One further death brings Scottish total to 2,489

Last updated: Tuesday, 07 July, 2020, 12:43... A total of 2,489 patients have died in Scotland after testing positive for coronavirus, up by one from 2,488 on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One furthe...→

The Muslim bereaved cruelly deprived of closure by coronavirus

The Muslim bereaved cruelly deprived of closure by coronavirus

Infection risk means families are suffering trauma and guilt by not being able to carry out the Islamic funeral ritual of washing the body Read full article: The Muslim bereaved cruelly deprived of ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: After months away it’s finally time to get the party restarted

Coronavirus in Scotland: After months away it’s finally time to get the party restarted

A few dozen wooden tables strewn around an old works car park is normally a poor substitute for a nightclub, especially before noon on a blustery Monday mornin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: After months aw...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Tempers flare over tourist quarantine

Coronavirus in Scotland: Tempers flare over tourist quarantine

Another cross-border row has erupted over which government allowed international travellers to roam Scotland for the last month without any oversight.Officials [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Tempers flare o...→

Scotland on course to beat coronavirus, says Independent Sage

Scotland on course to beat coronavirus, says Independent Sage

Scotland is on course to eliminate new cases of coronavirus, according to analysis by independent health experts.An adviser to the UK and Scottish governments [...] Read full article: Scotland on course to beat coronavirus, ...→

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Scotland is right to consider border controls and remain cautious about overseas travel, because it is close to eliminating Covid-19, a public health expert ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Hundreds more workers are facing the axe as the Scottish government says it is trying to save jobs at the Rolls-Royce plant in Renfrewshire.The aero engine gro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in ...→

Don't judge me for sending one of my children back to school

Don't judge me for sending one of my children back to school

Sending my tiny girl back into a so-called ‘death-trap’ was something I couldn’t wait to do, whilst the other one stayed at home. Read full article: Don't judge me for sending one of my chi...→

Calls to 'pick up' children who miss out on free school meals

Calls to 'pick up' children who miss out on free school meals

There are fears children will miss out on free school meals if their parents are made redundant in the next few weeks. Read full article: Calls to 'pick up' children who miss out...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Deaths from overdoses up in pandemic

Coronavirus in Scotland: Deaths from overdoses up in pandemic

Drug deaths in Scotland are expected to hit a record high, with police warning that fatal overdoses have risen during the lockdown.There were almost 1,200 fata [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Deaths from ove...→

Coronavirus: Follow Scotland and mandate facemasks

Coronavirus: Follow Scotland and mandate facemasks

Nicola Sturgeon, the first minister, has taken another major decision that puts Scotland at variance with England over Covid-19. Face coverings are already com [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Follow Scotland and mandate...→

The coronavirus outbreak has show just how much Scotland benefits from being part of the Union – Pamela Nash

Scotland has received unprecedented levels of financial support from the UK Government during the Covid crisis, writes Pamela Nash Read full article: The coronavirus outbreak has show just h...→

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Cops in the area have warned against the new craze after getting 'several calls' from worried locals watching youngsters on the roofs Read full article: Police Scotland issue warning as kids ri...→

Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One in seven Brits face unemployment in second Covid-19 wave

Last updated: Tuesday, 07 July, 2020, 11:51... Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will hold a virtual coronavirus briefing at 12.30pm with Health Secret [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One in sev...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: £1.5bn arts rescue welcomed but job worries remain

Coronavirus in Scotland: £1.5bn arts rescue welcomed but job worries remain

Leading figures in Scottish culture have warned that the unprecedented £1.5 billion UK government bailout will not save theatres, galleries and venues from the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: £1.5bn arts res...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Highlands give warm (but wet) welcome to returning tourists

Coronavirus in Scotland: Highlands give warm (but wet) welcome to returning tourists

Two tiny figures in hats and masks were plodding along the coast road from Breakish to Broadford, the cries of the gulls overhead just about audible as the car [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Highlands give ...→

Graeme McDowell to make the cut at Workday Charity Open on return to action after caddie's positive coronavirus test

Graeme McDowell to make the cut at Workday Charity Open on return to action after caddie's positive coronavirus test

Graeme McDowell was last night set to make his first cut since the PGA Tour’s restart after returning from a self-imposed two-week lay-off. Read full article: Graeme McDowell to make the cut at Workd...→

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

The Scottish Government has provided its latest data as the nation moves into phase three of lockdown easing. Read full article: Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in ne...→

Two children die from Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus in UK

Two children die from Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus in UK

Doctors across the UK have pooled their data to reveal the true extent of the mysterious condition, which has been termed Paediatric Inflammatory Multi-System [...] Read full article: Two children die from Kawasaki-like dise...→

So the poor don't suffer: the return to school

So the poor don't suffer: the return to school

Fines and token funding aren't what disadvantaged pupils need — it's structural change, writes ROBERT POOLE Read full article: So the poor don't suffer: the return to ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rishi Sunak to snub call for more devolved powers

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rishi Sunak to snub call for more devolved powers

Rishi Sunak will resist calls to give more borrowing powers to the Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish governments today when he unveils plans to tackle the Cov [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Rishi Sunak to ...→

Coronavirus: One in four parents to keep children at home

Coronavirus: One in four parents to keep children at home

A quarter of parents do not intend to send their children back to school in September even though they could be fined, a poll shows.Boris Johnson has said the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: One in four parents to keep...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Travel restrictions lifted in Dumfries and Galloway

Coronavirus in Scotland: Travel restrictions lifted in Dumfries and Galloway

Travel restrictions have been lifted in Dumfries and Galloway as Nicola Sturgeon revealed that the rate of Covid-19 is five times higher in England than Scotla [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Travel restrict...→

Children under-12 could be the first Aberdeen fans to return to Pittodrie | Press and Journal

Children under-12 could be the first Aberdeen fans to return to Pittodrie | Press and Journal

Children under the age of 12 could be the first Aberdeen fans to return to Pittodrie when the Scottish Premiership resumes. Read full article: Children under-12 could be the first Abe...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: not a single child given one of 25,000 lockdown laptops

Coronavirus in Scotland: not a single child given one of 25,000 lockdown laptops

None of the 25,000 laptops bought by the Scottish government to help with home schooling during the lockdown have been handed out to pupils.Ministers hailed th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: not a single ch...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Unionists turned into Yes men by pandemic, says poll expert

Coronavirus in Scotland: Unionists turned into Yes men by pandemic, says poll expert

Many unionists have woken up to the benefits of devolution during the coronavirus pandemic and could hand the SNP its biggest mandate for independence, one of [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Unionists turne...→

Scotland on course to beat coronavirus, says Independent Sage

Scotland on course to beat coronavirus, says Independent Sage

Scotland is on course to eliminate new cases of coronavirus, according to analysis by independent health experts.An adviser to the UK and Scottish governments [...] Read full article: Scotland on course to beat coronavirus, ...→

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SCOTTISH government figures on coronavirus antibody testing have come under fire by the UK Government stats watchdog, it has emerged today. Read full article: SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by w...→

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

The Scottish Government has provided its latest data as the nation moves into phase three of lockdown easing. Read full article: Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in ne...→

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

INVESTORS have shown confidence in the prospects for Scottish hotels amid the challenges posed by the coronavirus by acquiring a landmark property… Read full article: Sale of Highland hotel provides boost fo...→

Don't judge me for sending one of my children back to school

Don't judge me for sending one of my children back to school

Sending my tiny girl back into a so-called ‘death-trap’ was something I couldn’t wait to do, whilst the other one stayed at home. Read full article: Don't judge me for sending one of my chi...→

You don't scare me! George Galloway vows Scotland return despite independence group row

You don't scare me! George Galloway vows Scotland return despite independence group row

GEORGE Galloway has revealed plans to move back to Scotland and potentially return to politics after a row with pro-independence supporters. Read full article: You don't scare me! George Galloway vows...→

So the poor don't suffer: the return to school

So the poor don't suffer: the return to school

Fines and token funding aren't what disadvantaged pupils need — it's structural change, writes ROBERT POOLE Read full article: So the poor don't suffer: the return to ...→

Calls to 'pick up' children who miss out on free school meals

Calls to 'pick up' children who miss out on free school meals

There are fears children will miss out on free school meals if their parents are made redundant in the next few weeks. Read full article: Calls to 'pick up' children who miss out...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rishi Sunak to snub call for more devolved powers

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rishi Sunak to snub call for more devolved powers

Rishi Sunak will resist calls to give more borrowing powers to the Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish governments today when he unveils plans to tackle the Cov [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Rishi Sunak to ...→

Coronavirus: Follow Scotland and mandate facemasks

Coronavirus: Follow Scotland and mandate facemasks

Nicola Sturgeon, the first minister, has taken another major decision that puts Scotland at variance with England over Covid-19. Face coverings are already com [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Follow Scotland and mandate...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Travel restrictions lifted in Dumfries and Galloway

Coronavirus in Scotland: Travel restrictions lifted in Dumfries and Galloway

Travel restrictions have been lifted in Dumfries and Galloway as Nicola Sturgeon revealed that the rate of Covid-19 is five times higher in England than Scotla [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Travel restrict...→

The coronavirus outbreak has show just how much Scotland benefits from being part of the Union – Pamela Nash

Scotland has received unprecedented levels of financial support from the UK Government during the Covid crisis, writes Pamela Nash Read full article: The coronavirus outbreak has show just h...→

Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One in seven Brits face unemployment in second Covid-19 wave

Last updated: Tuesday, 07 July, 2020, 11:51... Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will hold a virtual coronavirus briefing at 12.30pm with Health Secret [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One in sev...→

The Muslim bereaved cruelly deprived of closure by coronavirus

The Muslim bereaved cruelly deprived of closure by coronavirus

Infection risk means families are suffering trauma and guilt by not being able to carry out the Islamic funeral ritual of washing the body Read full article: The Muslim bereaved cruelly deprived of ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: not a single child given one of 25,000 lockdown laptops

Coronavirus in Scotland: not a single child given one of 25,000 lockdown laptops

None of the 25,000 laptops bought by the Scottish government to help with home schooling during the lockdown have been handed out to pupils.Ministers hailed th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: not a single ch...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Highlands give warm (but wet) welcome to returning tourists

Coronavirus in Scotland: Highlands give warm (but wet) welcome to returning tourists

Two tiny figures in hats and masks were plodding along the coast road from Breakish to Broadford, the cries of the gulls overhead just about audible as the car [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Highlands give ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Tempers flare over tourist quarantine

Coronavirus in Scotland: Tempers flare over tourist quarantine

Another cross-border row has erupted over which government allowed international travellers to roam Scotland for the last month without any oversight.Officials [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Tempers flare o...→

Prof Ewan Gillon: How to prepare your children for going back to school | Press and Journal

Prof Ewan Gillon: How to prepare your children for going back to school | Press and Journal

With Scottish pupils set to return to school next month, parents and teachers are facing the daunting task of preparing for what lies ahead for them. Read full article: Prof Ewan Gillon: How to prepare your ch...→

Graeme McDowell to make the cut at Workday Charity Open on return to action after caddie's positive coronavirus test

Graeme McDowell to make the cut at Workday Charity Open on return to action after caddie's positive coronavirus test

Graeme McDowell was last night set to make his first cut since the PGA Tour’s restart after returning from a self-imposed two-week lay-off. Read full article: Graeme McDowell to make the cut at Workd...→

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Scotland is right to consider border controls and remain cautious about overseas travel, because it is close to eliminating Covid-19, a public health expert ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider...→

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

News updates: Scotland eases lockdown; quarantine ends for visitors from ‘safe’ countries to England, Wales and Northern Ireland Read full article: UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon say...→

Two children die from Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus in UK

Two children die from Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus in UK

Doctors across the UK have pooled their data to reveal the true extent of the mysterious condition, which has been termed Paediatric Inflammatory Multi-System [...] Read full article: Two children die from Kawasaki-like dise...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Hundreds more workers are facing the axe as the Scottish government says it is trying to save jobs at the Rolls-Royce plant in Renfrewshire.The aero engine gro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in ...→

Coronavirus: Outdoor theatre to return from July 11

Outdoor performances have been given the go-ahead to restart from July 11, as part of a series of new announcements by government about the ways in which theat [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Outdoor theatre to return f...→

Coronavirus testing in schools would 'traumatise children', former GP warns

Coronavirus testing in schools would 'traumatise children', former GP warns

Heather Smith, a former doctor and member of Durham County Council, warned against any moves to test youngsters Read full article: Coronavirus testing in schools would 'tr...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Deaths from overdoses up in pandemic

Coronavirus in Scotland: Deaths from overdoses up in pandemic

Drug deaths in Scotland are expected to hit a record high, with police warning that fatal overdoses have risen during the lockdown.There were almost 1,200 fata [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Deaths from ove...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Wages drop at record rate

Coronavirus in Scotland: Wages drop at record rate

Permanent starting salaries in Scotland have dropped at the quickest rate on record amid more signs unemployment is rising, according to research published tod [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Wages drop at r...→

Coronavirus: One in four parents to keep children at home

Coronavirus: One in four parents to keep children at home

A quarter of parents do not intend to send their children back to school in September even though they could be fined, a poll shows.Boris Johnson has said the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: One in four parents to keep...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon cites Melbourne crisis to warn against complacency

Coronavirus in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon cites Melbourne crisis to warn against complacency

New outbreaks of the coronavirus around the world should serve as a warning not to abuse hard-earned freedoms once lockdown restrictions end, the first ministe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon...→

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Cops in the area have warned against the new craze after getting 'several calls' from worried locals watching youngsters on the roofs Read full article: Police Scotland issue warning as kids ri...→

Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One further death brings Scottish total to 2,489

Last updated: Tuesday, 07 July, 2020, 12:43... A total of 2,489 patients have died in Scotland after testing positive for coronavirus, up by one from 2,488 on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One furthe...→

Children under-12 could be the first Aberdeen fans to return to Pittodrie | Press and Journal

Children under-12 could be the first Aberdeen fans to return to Pittodrie | Press and Journal

Children under the age of 12 could be the first Aberdeen fans to return to Pittodrie when the Scottish Premiership resumes. Read full article: Children under-12 could be the first Abe...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: £1.5bn arts rescue welcomed but job worries remain

Coronavirus in Scotland: £1.5bn arts rescue welcomed but job worries remain

Leading figures in Scottish culture have warned that the unprecedented £1.5 billion UK government bailout will not save theatres, galleries and venues from the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: £1.5bn arts res...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: After months away it’s finally time to get the party restarted

Coronavirus in Scotland: After months away it’s finally time to get the party restarted

A few dozen wooden tables strewn around an old works car park is normally a poor substitute for a nightclub, especially before noon on a blustery Monday mornin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: After months aw...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Unionists turned into Yes men by pandemic, says poll expert

Coronavirus in Scotland: Unionists turned into Yes men by pandemic, says poll expert

Many unionists have woken up to the benefits of devolution during the coronavirus pandemic and could hand the SNP its biggest mandate for independence, one of [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Unionists turne...→

Prof Ewan Gillon: How to prepare your children for going back to school | Press and Journal

Prof Ewan Gillon: How to prepare your children for going back to school | Press and Journal

With Scottish pupils set to return to school next month, parents and teachers are facing the daunting task of preparing for what lies ahead for them. Read full article: Prof Ewan Gillon: How to prepare your ch...→

Scotland on course to beat coronavirus, says Independent Sage

Scotland on course to beat coronavirus, says Independent Sage

Scotland is on course to eliminate new cases of coronavirus, according to analysis by independent health experts.An adviser to the UK and Scottish governments [...] Read full article: Scotland on course to beat coronavirus, ...→

Graeme McDowell to make the cut at Workday Charity Open on return to action after caddie's positive coronavirus test

Graeme McDowell to make the cut at Workday Charity Open on return to action after caddie's positive coronavirus test

Graeme McDowell was last night set to make his first cut since the PGA Tour’s restart after returning from a self-imposed two-week lay-off. Read full article: Graeme McDowell to make the cut at Workd...→

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SCOTTISH government figures on coronavirus antibody testing have come under fire by the UK Government stats watchdog, it has emerged today. Read full article: SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by w...→

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Scotland is right to consider border controls and remain cautious about overseas travel, because it is close to eliminating Covid-19, a public health expert ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider...→

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

The Scottish Government has provided its latest data as the nation moves into phase three of lockdown easing. Read full article: Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in ne...→

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

News updates: Scotland eases lockdown; quarantine ends for visitors from ‘safe’ countries to England, Wales and Northern Ireland Read full article: UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon say...→

Two children die from Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus in UK

Two children die from Kawasaki-like disease linked to coronavirus in UK

Doctors across the UK have pooled their data to reveal the true extent of the mysterious condition, which has been termed Paediatric Inflammatory Multi-System [...] Read full article: Two children die from Kawasaki-like dise...→

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

INVESTORS have shown confidence in the prospects for Scottish hotels amid the challenges posed by the coronavirus by acquiring a landmark property… Read full article: Sale of Highland hotel provides boost fo...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Hundreds more workers are facing the axe as the Scottish government says it is trying to save jobs at the Rolls-Royce plant in Renfrewshire.The aero engine gro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in ...→

Coronavirus: Outdoor theatre to return from July 11

Outdoor performances have been given the go-ahead to restart from July 11, as part of a series of new announcements by government about the ways in which theat [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Outdoor theatre to return f...→

Don't judge me for sending one of my children back to school

Don't judge me for sending one of my children back to school

Sending my tiny girl back into a so-called ‘death-trap’ was something I couldn’t wait to do, whilst the other one stayed at home. Read full article: Don't judge me for sending one of my chi...→

You don't scare me! George Galloway vows Scotland return despite independence group row

You don't scare me! George Galloway vows Scotland return despite independence group row

GEORGE Galloway has revealed plans to move back to Scotland and potentially return to politics after a row with pro-independence supporters. Read full article: You don't scare me! George Galloway vows...→

So the poor don't suffer: the return to school

So the poor don't suffer: the return to school

Fines and token funding aren't what disadvantaged pupils need — it's structural change, writes ROBERT POOLE Read full article: So the poor don't suffer: the return to ...→

Coronavirus testing in schools would 'traumatise children', former GP warns

Coronavirus testing in schools would 'traumatise children', former GP warns

Heather Smith, a former doctor and member of Durham County Council, warned against any moves to test youngsters Read full article: Coronavirus testing in schools would 'tr...→

Calls to 'pick up' children who miss out on free school meals

Calls to 'pick up' children who miss out on free school meals

There are fears children will miss out on free school meals if their parents are made redundant in the next few weeks. Read full article: Calls to 'pick up' children who miss out...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Deaths from overdoses up in pandemic

Coronavirus in Scotland: Deaths from overdoses up in pandemic

Drug deaths in Scotland are expected to hit a record high, with police warning that fatal overdoses have risen during the lockdown.There were almost 1,200 fata [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Deaths from ove...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rishi Sunak to snub call for more devolved powers

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rishi Sunak to snub call for more devolved powers

Rishi Sunak will resist calls to give more borrowing powers to the Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish governments today when he unveils plans to tackle the Cov [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Rishi Sunak to ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Wages drop at record rate

Coronavirus in Scotland: Wages drop at record rate

Permanent starting salaries in Scotland have dropped at the quickest rate on record amid more signs unemployment is rising, according to research published tod [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Wages drop at r...→

Coronavirus: Follow Scotland and mandate facemasks

Coronavirus: Follow Scotland and mandate facemasks

Nicola Sturgeon, the first minister, has taken another major decision that puts Scotland at variance with England over Covid-19. Face coverings are already com [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Follow Scotland and mandate...→

Coronavirus: One in four parents to keep children at home

Coronavirus: One in four parents to keep children at home

A quarter of parents do not intend to send their children back to school in September even though they could be fined, a poll shows.Boris Johnson has said the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: One in four parents to keep...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Travel restrictions lifted in Dumfries and Galloway

Coronavirus in Scotland: Travel restrictions lifted in Dumfries and Galloway

Travel restrictions have been lifted in Dumfries and Galloway as Nicola Sturgeon revealed that the rate of Covid-19 is five times higher in England than Scotla [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Travel restrict...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon cites Melbourne crisis to warn against complacency

Coronavirus in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon cites Melbourne crisis to warn against complacency

New outbreaks of the coronavirus around the world should serve as a warning not to abuse hard-earned freedoms once lockdown restrictions end, the first ministe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon...→

The coronavirus outbreak has show just how much Scotland benefits from being part of the Union – Pamela Nash

Scotland has received unprecedented levels of financial support from the UK Government during the Covid crisis, writes Pamela Nash Read full article: The coronavirus outbreak has show just h...→

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Cops in the area have warned against the new craze after getting 'several calls' from worried locals watching youngsters on the roofs Read full article: Police Scotland issue warning as kids ri...→

Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One further death brings Scottish total to 2,489

Last updated: Tuesday, 07 July, 2020, 12:43... A total of 2,489 patients have died in Scotland after testing positive for coronavirus, up by one from 2,488 on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One furthe...→

Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One in seven Brits face unemployment in second Covid-19 wave

Last updated: Tuesday, 07 July, 2020, 11:51... Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will hold a virtual coronavirus briefing at 12.30pm with Health Secret [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: One in sev...→

Children under-12 could be the first Aberdeen fans to return to Pittodrie | Press and Journal

Children under-12 could be the first Aberdeen fans to return to Pittodrie | Press and Journal

Children under the age of 12 could be the first Aberdeen fans to return to Pittodrie when the Scottish Premiership resumes. Read full article: Children under-12 could be the first Abe...→

The Muslim bereaved cruelly deprived of closure by coronavirus

The Muslim bereaved cruelly deprived of closure by coronavirus

Infection risk means families are suffering trauma and guilt by not being able to carry out the Islamic funeral ritual of washing the body Read full article: The Muslim bereaved cruelly deprived of ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: £1.5bn arts rescue welcomed but job worries remain

Coronavirus in Scotland: £1.5bn arts rescue welcomed but job worries remain

Leading figures in Scottish culture have warned that the unprecedented £1.5 billion UK government bailout will not save theatres, galleries and venues from the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: £1.5bn arts res...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: not a single child given one of 25,000 lockdown laptops

Coronavirus in Scotland: not a single child given one of 25,000 lockdown laptops

None of the 25,000 laptops bought by the Scottish government to help with home schooling during the lockdown have been handed out to pupils.Ministers hailed th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: not a single ch...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: After months away it’s finally time to get the party restarted

Coronavirus in Scotland: After months away it’s finally time to get the party restarted

A few dozen wooden tables strewn around an old works car park is normally a poor substitute for a nightclub, especially before noon on a blustery Monday mornin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: After months aw...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Highlands give warm (but wet) welcome to returning tourists

Coronavirus in Scotland: Highlands give warm (but wet) welcome to returning tourists

Two tiny figures in hats and masks were plodding along the coast road from Breakish to Broadford, the cries of the gulls overhead just about audible as the car [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Highlands give ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Unionists turned into Yes men by pandemic, says poll expert

Coronavirus in Scotland: Unionists turned into Yes men by pandemic, says poll expert

Many unionists have woken up to the benefits of devolution during the coronavirus pandemic and could hand the SNP its biggest mandate for independence, one of [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Unionists turne...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Tempers flare over tourist quarantine

Coronavirus in Scotland: Tempers flare over tourist quarantine

Another cross-border row has erupted over which government allowed international travellers to roam Scotland for the last month without any oversight.Officials [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Tempers flare o...→