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Coronavirus in Scotland: Ian Blackford calls for laws to stop Highlands escape

Coronavirus in Scotland: Ian Blackford calls for laws to stop Highlands escape

EMERGENCY powers should be used to stop second home owners flocking to the Highlands to self isolate from the Covid-19 pandemic, the SNP has urged. Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Ian Blackford c...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Ian Blackford calls for laws to stop Highlands escape

Coronavirus in Scotland: Ian Blackford calls for laws to stop Highlands escape

EMERGENCY powers should be used to stop second home owners flocking to the Highlands to self isolate from the Covid-19 pandemic, the SNP has urged. Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Ian Blackford c...→

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: 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...→

Helen Clark: WHO coronavirus inquiry aims to 'stop the world being blindsided again'

Helen Clark: WHO coronavirus inquiry aims to 'stop the world being blindsided again'

Former New Zealand prime minister says WHO director general said during early days he was ‘screaming every day but no one is listening’ Read full article: Helen Clark: WHO coronavirus inquiry aim...→

SNP’s Ian Blackford corrected after claiming NHS parking FREE in Scotland

SNP’s Ian Blackford corrected after claiming NHS parking FREE in Scotland

THE SNP's Westminster leader Ian Blackford has been corrected after claiming the SNP scrapped parking charges at hospitals 12 years ago. Read full article: SNP’s Ian Blackford corrected after clai...→

Piers Morgan forces Ian Blackford to unveil Nicola Sturgeon's SNP plot live on ITV GMB

Piers Morgan forces Ian Blackford to unveil Nicola Sturgeon's SNP plot live on ITV GMB

PIERS MORGAN confronted SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford on his party's plan to push for a second independence referendum following Nicola Sturgeon's refus [...] Read full article: Piers Morgan forces Ian Blackford to unv...→

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...→

Scotland Yard refers Bianca Williams car stop to police watchdog

Scotland Yard refers Bianca Williams car stop to police watchdog

Scotland Yard has made a voluntary referral to the police watchdog after a Team GB athlete and her partner were handcuffed in front of their three-month baby i [...] Read full article: Scotland Yard refers Bianca Williams car...→

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...→

Tourism chief calls on people to help sector bounce back from coronavirus on visit to Staffordshire

Tourism chief calls on people to help sector bounce back from coronavirus on visit to Staffordshire

People across the West Midlands and Staffordshire have been called on to visit attractions to help businesses get back on their feet. Read full article: Tourism chief calls on people to help se...→

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: 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...→

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...→

Oil and gas bosses renew calls for sector deal as coronavirus crisis claims 7,500 North Sea jobs | Press and Journal

Oil and gas bosses renew calls for sector deal as coronavirus crisis claims 7,500 North Sea jobs | Press and Journal

More than 7,500 oil and gas workers have lost their jobs since the onset of the coronavirus crisis and tens of thousands more could go, industry leaders have w [...] Read full article: Oil and gas bosses renew calls for secto...→

SNP's Ian Blackford skewered by BBC's Naga Munchetty over furlough extension demand

THE SNP's Ian Blackford suffered an intense grilling from BBC Breakfast host Naga Munchetty as the Scottish politician insisted Rishi Sunak should have extende [...] Read full article: SNP's Ian Blackford skewered by BBC's Na...→

Scotland Yard chief apologises to Bianca Williams for stop 'distress'

Scotland Yard chief apologises to Bianca Williams for stop 'distress'

Met Police chief Cressida Dick today said sorry to Team GB sprinter Bianca Williams for distress her officers caused in a heavy-handed stop-and-search and said [...] Read full article: Scotland Yard chief apologises to Bianca...→

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Sinn Fein's O'Neill stands firm as Assembly calls for apology

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Sinn Fein's O'Neill stands firm as Assembly calls for apology

Deputy First Minister Michelle O'Neill has remained steadfast in her refusal to apologise for her attendance at the funeral of Bobby Storey last week, with the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Sinn Fein'...→

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...→

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 latest news: Government to stop publishing daily tally of people being tested

Coronavirus latest news: Government to stop publishing daily tally of people being tested

The Government will no longer release figures on the total number of people being tested for coronavirus on a daily basis amid concerns that millions of tests [...] Read full article: Coronavirus latest news: Government to s...→

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: 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 ...→

SNP's Ian Blackford sees brazen power grab swiftly ignored by Boris in fiery PMQs clash

SNP's Ian Blackford sees brazen power grab swiftly ignored by Boris in fiery PMQs clash

SNP's Westminster leader Ian Blackford saw his latest plea for additional financial powers for Scotland summarily dismissed as Boris Johnson bypassed his quest [...] Read full article: SNP's Ian Blackford sees brazen power gr...→

Scotland Yard apologises to Bianca Williams over stop and search

Scotland Yard apologises to Bianca Williams over stop and search

Scotland Yard has apologised to Team GB athlete Bianca Williams after she and her partner were stopped in their car, the Metropolitan Police chief has said. Cr [...] Read full article: Scotland Yard apologises to Bianca Willi...→

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: 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...→

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 ...→

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...→

SNP's Ian Blackford skewered by BBC's Naga Munchetty over furlough extension demand

THE SNP's Ian Blackford suffered an intense grilling from BBC Breakfast host Naga Munchetty as the Scottish politician insisted Rishi Sunak should have extende [...] Read full article: SNP's Ian Blackford skewered by BBC's Na...→

SNP’s Ian Blackford corrected after claiming NHS parking FREE in Scotland

SNP’s Ian Blackford corrected after claiming NHS parking FREE in Scotland

THE SNP's Westminster leader Ian Blackford has been corrected after claiming the SNP scrapped parking charges at hospitals 12 years ago. Read full article: SNP’s Ian Blackford corrected after clai...→

SNP's Ian Blackford sees brazen power grab swiftly ignored by Boris in fiery PMQs clash

SNP's Ian Blackford sees brazen power grab swiftly ignored by Boris in fiery PMQs clash

SNP's Westminster leader Ian Blackford saw his latest plea for additional financial powers for Scotland summarily dismissed as Boris Johnson bypassed his quest [...] Read full article: SNP's Ian Blackford sees brazen power gr...→

Scotland Yard chief apologises to Bianca Williams for stop 'distress'

Scotland Yard chief apologises to Bianca Williams for stop 'distress'

Met Police chief Cressida Dick today said sorry to Team GB sprinter Bianca Williams for distress her officers caused in a heavy-handed stop-and-search and said [...] Read full article: Scotland Yard chief apologises to Bianca...→

Piers Morgan forces Ian Blackford to unveil Nicola Sturgeon's SNP plot live on ITV GMB

Piers Morgan forces Ian Blackford to unveil Nicola Sturgeon's SNP plot live on ITV GMB

PIERS MORGAN confronted SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford on his party's plan to push for a second independence referendum following Nicola Sturgeon's refus [...] Read full article: Piers Morgan forces Ian Blackford to unv...→

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 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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Helen Clark: WHO coronavirus inquiry aims to 'stop the world being blindsided again'

Helen Clark: WHO coronavirus inquiry aims to 'stop the world being blindsided again'

Former New Zealand prime minister says WHO director general said during early days he was ‘screaming every day but no one is listening’ Read full article: Helen Clark: WHO coronavirus inquiry aim...→

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 ...→

Oil and gas bosses renew calls for sector deal as coronavirus crisis claims 7,500 North Sea jobs | Press and Journal

Oil and gas bosses renew calls for sector deal as coronavirus crisis claims 7,500 North Sea jobs | Press and Journal

More than 7,500 oil and gas workers have lost their jobs since the onset of the coronavirus crisis and tens of thousands more could go, industry leaders have w [...] Read full article: Oil and gas bosses renew calls for secto...→

Scotland Yard apologises to Bianca Williams over stop and search

Scotland Yard apologises to Bianca Williams over stop and search

Scotland Yard has apologised to Team GB athlete Bianca Williams after she and her partner were stopped in their car, the Metropolitan Police chief has said. Cr [...] Read full article: Scotland Yard apologises to Bianca Willi...→

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Sinn Fein's O'Neill stands firm as Assembly calls for apology

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Sinn Fein's O'Neill stands firm as Assembly calls for apology

Deputy First Minister Michelle O'Neill has remained steadfast in her refusal to apologise for her attendance at the funeral of Bobby Storey last week, with the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Sinn Fein'...→

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...→

Scotland Yard refers Bianca Williams car stop to police watchdog

Scotland Yard refers Bianca Williams car stop to police watchdog

Scotland Yard has made a voluntary referral to the police watchdog after a Team GB athlete and her partner were handcuffed in front of their three-month baby i [...] Read full article: Scotland Yard refers Bianca Williams car...→

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...→

Tourism chief calls on people to help sector bounce back from coronavirus on visit to Staffordshire

Tourism chief calls on people to help sector bounce back from coronavirus on visit to Staffordshire

People across the West Midlands and Staffordshire have been called on to visit attractions to help businesses get back on their feet. Read full article: Tourism chief calls on people to help se...→

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 latest news: Government to stop publishing daily tally of people being tested

Coronavirus latest news: Government to stop publishing daily tally of people being tested

The Government will no longer release figures on the total number of people being tested for coronavirus on a daily basis amid concerns that millions of tests [...] Read full article: Coronavirus latest news: Government to s...→

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 ...→

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 ‘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...→

Helen Clark: WHO coronavirus inquiry aims to 'stop the world being blindsided again'

Helen Clark: WHO coronavirus inquiry aims to 'stop the world being blindsided again'

Former New Zealand prime minister says WHO director general said during early days he was ‘screaming every day but no one is listening’ Read full article: Helen Clark: WHO coronavirus inquiry aim...→

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 ...→

Oil and gas bosses renew calls for sector deal as coronavirus crisis claims 7,500 North Sea jobs | Press and Journal

Oil and gas bosses renew calls for sector deal as coronavirus crisis claims 7,500 North Sea jobs | Press and Journal

More than 7,500 oil and gas workers have lost their jobs since the onset of the coronavirus crisis and tens of thousands more could go, industry leaders have w [...] Read full article: Oil and gas bosses renew calls for secto...→

SNP's Ian Blackford skewered by BBC's Naga Munchetty over furlough extension demand

THE SNP's Ian Blackford suffered an intense grilling from BBC Breakfast host Naga Munchetty as the Scottish politician insisted Rishi Sunak should have extende [...] Read full article: SNP's Ian Blackford skewered by BBC's Na...→

SNP’s Ian Blackford corrected after claiming NHS parking FREE in Scotland

SNP’s Ian Blackford corrected after claiming NHS parking FREE in Scotland

THE SNP's Westminster leader Ian Blackford has been corrected after claiming the SNP scrapped parking charges at hospitals 12 years ago. Read full article: SNP’s Ian Blackford corrected after clai...→

SNP's Ian Blackford sees brazen power grab swiftly ignored by Boris in fiery PMQs clash

SNP's Ian Blackford sees brazen power grab swiftly ignored by Boris in fiery PMQs clash

SNP's Westminster leader Ian Blackford saw his latest plea for additional financial powers for Scotland summarily dismissed as Boris Johnson bypassed his quest [...] Read full article: SNP's Ian Blackford sees brazen power gr...→

Scotland Yard chief apologises to Bianca Williams for stop 'distress'

Scotland Yard chief apologises to Bianca Williams for stop 'distress'

Met Police chief Cressida Dick today said sorry to Team GB sprinter Bianca Williams for distress her officers caused in a heavy-handed stop-and-search and said [...] Read full article: Scotland Yard chief apologises to Bianca...→

Scotland Yard apologises to Bianca Williams over stop and search

Scotland Yard apologises to Bianca Williams over stop and search

Scotland Yard has apologised to Team GB athlete Bianca Williams after she and her partner were stopped in their car, the Metropolitan Police chief has said. Cr [...] Read full article: Scotland Yard apologises to Bianca Willi...→

Piers Morgan forces Ian Blackford to unveil Nicola Sturgeon's SNP plot live on ITV GMB

Piers Morgan forces Ian Blackford to unveil Nicola Sturgeon's SNP plot live on ITV GMB

PIERS MORGAN confronted SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford on his party's plan to push for a second independence referendum following Nicola Sturgeon's refus [...] Read full article: Piers Morgan forces Ian Blackford to unv...→

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Sinn Fein's O'Neill stands firm as Assembly calls for apology

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Sinn Fein's O'Neill stands firm as Assembly calls for apology

Deputy First Minister Michelle O'Neill has remained steadfast in her refusal to apologise for her attendance at the funeral of Bobby Storey last week, with the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Sinn Fein'...→

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...→

Scotland Yard refers Bianca Williams car stop to police watchdog

Scotland Yard refers Bianca Williams car stop to police watchdog

Scotland Yard has made a voluntary referral to the police watchdog after a Team GB athlete and her partner were handcuffed in front of their three-month baby i [...] Read full article: Scotland Yard refers Bianca Williams car...→

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...→

Tourism chief calls on people to help sector bounce back from coronavirus on visit to Staffordshire

Tourism chief calls on people to help sector bounce back from coronavirus on visit to Staffordshire

People across the West Midlands and Staffordshire have been called on to visit attractions to help businesses get back on their feet. Read full article: Tourism chief calls on people to help se...→

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...→

Coronavirus latest news: Government to stop publishing daily tally of people being tested

Coronavirus latest news: Government to stop publishing daily tally of people being tested

The Government will no longer release figures on the total number of people being tested for coronavirus on a daily basis amid concerns that millions of tests [...] Read full article: Coronavirus latest news: Government to s...→

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 ...→