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Scots suicide survivor leaves care packs for those struggling with mental health

Scots suicide survivor leaves care packs for those struggling with mental health

Heather, 21, leaves her free gift packs around Glasgow and also delivers 'distraction packs' for those using mental health charities and facilities. Read full article: Scots suicide survivor leaves care packs...→

Scots suicide survivor leaves care packs for those struggling with mental health

Scots suicide survivor leaves care packs for those struggling with mental health

Heather, 21, leaves her free gift packs around Glasgow and also delivers 'distraction packs' for those using mental health charities and facilities. Read full article: Scots suicide survivor leaves care packs...→

Mum of young Scots cancer fighter Lily Douglas praises 'amazing' NHS care

Mum of young Scots cancer fighter Lily Douglas praises 'amazing' NHS care

Lily Douglas, 12, has no immune system so mum Jane was terrified of taking her to hospitals for routine checks during the pandemic - but she has praised the 'b [...] Read full article: Mum of young Scots cancer fighter Lily D...→

14 residents die at coronavirus-hit Scots care home as operator comes under fire

14 residents die at coronavirus-hit Scots care home as operator comes under fire

HC One reported the loss of life at the Orchard Care Home in Tullibody as Scottish Labour highlighted the worrying spread of the bug in Clackmannanshire. Read full article: 14 residents die at coronavirus-hit Scot...→

Scots care home staff must be looked after by government over poverty fears

Scots care home staff must be looked after by government over poverty fears

Record View says the Government's decision to discharge covid patients to care homes without testing them first should not be forgotten. Read full article: Scots care home staff must be looked aft...→

Scots TV stars back #YOUMATTER suicide prevention campaign

Scots TV stars back #YOUMATTER suicide prevention campaign

Stars from River City, Still Game and Gary the Tank Commander recorded a short clip for the campaign video. Read full article: Scots TV stars back #YOUMATTER suicide p...→

Barbara Windsor's heartbreaking condition leaves her 'struggling' amid COVID-19 lockdown

BARBARA WINDSOR, former EastEnders and Carry On star, is "struggling" during the coronavirus lockdown due to her Alzheimer's condition, according to friend Chr [...] Read full article: Barbara Windsor's heartbreaking conditio...→

Scots nurse quits care home job over lack of PPE saying 'my kids need me alive'

Scots nurse quits care home job over lack of PPE saying 'my kids need me alive'

The nurse said former colleagues had threatened to walk out because they did not feel that adequate steps were being taken. Read full article: Scots nurse quits care home job over lac...→

Covid-19 survivor leaves intensive care to applause after five weeks

This is the emotional moment NHS staff lined the corridors to applaud a 62-year-old coronavirus survivor as he left intensive care after five weeks.  Stephen P [...] Read full article: Covid-19 survivor leaves intensive care ...→

Patel leaves out migrant care workers and NHS porters from free visa plans

MIGRANT social care workers and porters cleaning coronavirus-ridden hospitals have been left out of government plans to extend visas for foreign NHS staff free [...] Read full article: Patel leaves out migrant care workers an...→

Eleven Scots frontline care staff have died from coronavirus

Eleven Scots frontline care staff have died from coronavirus

The First Minister announced the tragic news during her daily press conference on Wednesday. Read full article: Eleven Scots frontline care staff have d...→

Son 'kills dad in murder suicide' on lockdown and leaves note written in blood

Son 'kills dad in murder suicide' on lockdown and leaves note written in blood

Nicholas Mooney, who is understood to have suffered mental health problems, reportedly wrote notes in blood and on an iPad in an attempt to explain what had ha [...] Read full article: Son 'kills dad in murder suicide' on loc...→

Malin Andersson leaves care home after exhausting overnight shift on frontline

Malin Andersson leaves care home after exhausting overnight shift on frontline

The former Love Island star, 27, has returned back to work as a carer to work part time with elderly people who need help amid the pandemic Read full article: Malin Andersson leaves care home after e...→

Author Michael Rosen leaves intensive care after 47 days

Author Michael Rosen leaves intensive care after 47 days

Author Michael Rosen, has left intensive care after 47 days. Mr Rosen was admitted into Whittington Hospital during the final week of March after suffering fro [...] Read full article: Author Michael Rosen leaves intensive ca...→

EU CRISIS: Record fall of 76% in vehicle sales as coronavirus leaves carmakers struggling

EU CRISIS: Record fall of 76% in vehicle sales as coronavirus leaves carmakers struggling

CAR SALES have been hugely hit by the coronavirus lockdown with a decrease in EU new car registrations of 76 perent - with the largest decrease recorded in Ita [...] Read full article: EU CRISIS: Record fall of 76% in vehicle...→

Scots key worker and care home COVID deaths to be probed by prosecutors

COVID-19 deaths of key workers and care home residents are to be reported to prosecutors who may now investigate, Scotland's top law officer has announced. Read full article: Scots key worker and care home COVID dea...→

Emergency fund for Scots struggling in lockdown pays out £2.2m in six weeks

Emergency fund for Scots struggling in lockdown pays out £2.2m in six weeks

Communities across Scotland are being encouraged to apply to the Response, Recovery and Resilience Fund if they are struggling during the pandemic. Read full article: Emergency fund for Scots struggling in l...→

Scots coronavirus deaths care home warned over hygiene

Scots coronavirus deaths care home warned over hygiene

It comes as Nicola Sturgeon appeared almost moved to tears in the Holyrood chamber over care home deaths as she told Labour MSP Neil Findlay not to suggest the [...] Read full article: Scots coronavirus deaths care home warne...→

Care homes STILL struggling to get enough PPE

Care homes STILL struggling to get enough PPE

Bosses say the requirement to wear PPE at all times while working in care homes, coupled with increased costs, mean that supplies often run out extremely quick [...] Read full article: Care homes STILL struggling to get enoug...→

Property market freeze pushing families struggling to pay care fees to breaking point

Property market freeze pushing families struggling to pay care fees to breaking point

Families unable to sell their relative's homes to cover their care fees risk being dragged into costly financial schemes Read full article: Property market freeze pushing families ...→

Eleven Scots frontline NHS and care staff die from COVID-19

Eleven frontline Scottish workers from the NHS and social care have died from Coronavirus, Nicola Sturgeon has revealed. Read full article: Eleven Scots frontline NHS and care staf...→

Coronavirus is “on the rampage” in Scots care homes, MSPs warned

The COVID-19 outbreak is "e;out of control"e; in care homes across Scotland, one of the country's leading virus experts has said. Read full article: Coronavirus is “on the rampage” in Scots...→

Scots cops find notes written in blood after son kills dad in murder-suicide

Scots cops find notes written in blood after son kills dad in murder-suicide

Nicholas Mooney is understood to have suffered from mental health problems when he snapped during lockdown and killed dad James at their home in Paisley. Read full article: Scots cops find notes written in blood a...→

Police launch probe over alleged mistreatment of residents at Scots care home

Police launch probe over alleged mistreatment of residents at Scots care home

Members of the management team at Springvale Care Home have been ordered to stay at home while police carry out their investigation into the alleged mistreatme [...] Read full article: Police launch probe over alleged mistrea...→

Dyslexic Scot struggling to homeschool leaves teachers in tears with surprise

Dyslexic Scot struggling to homeschool leaves teachers in tears with surprise

The 33-year-old from Galasheils forked out cash from her own pocket after struggling to help her son who is also dyslexic with this schooling and ‘wanted to sa [...] Read full article: Dyslexic Scot struggling to homeschool l...→

Demands for ‘virtual summit’ to improve Scots care home testing

The Scottish and UK governments have been urged to work together to come up with a joint plan to test, trace and isolate for coronavirus in Scotland. Read full article: Demands for ‘virtual summit’ to improve ...→

Number of residents die at Scots care home hit by Covid-19

Number of residents die at Scots care home hit by Covid-19

Care firm Barchester, which oversees the operations of Kirkburn Court in Peterhead, confirmed that an unknown number of residents have also tested positive for [...] Read full article: Number of residents die at Scots care ho...→

22 residents die of confirmed or suspected coronavirus at Scots care home

22 residents die of confirmed or suspected coronavirus at Scots care home

Highgate Care Home staff say they have lost one in four residents since the Covid-19 outbreak hit their facility in March. Read full article: 22 residents die of confirmed or suspect...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: New legislation aims to help struggling Scots

Coronavirus in Scotland: New legislation aims to help struggling Scots

EMERGENCY measures to protect struggling Scots during the coronavirus crisis, including a one-off £230 payment for carers, have been introduced at… Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: New legislation...→

Coronavirus kills six and leaves dozens seriously ill at Skye care home

Coronavirus kills six and leaves dozens seriously ill at Skye care home

Home Farm is one of the worst-hit care homes in the country, with 30 residents and 27 staff testing positive for the virus. It means that an island with 3% Read full article: Coronavirus kills six and leaves dozens ...→

Gas leak at chemical plant leaves 8 dead and 5,000 struggling to breathe

Gas leak at chemical plant leaves 8 dead and 5,000 struggling to breathe

The gas leak at the chemical plant in Visakhapatnam in the southern Indian province of Andhra Pradesh came after the centre was being reopened following the co [...] Read full article: Gas leak at chemical plant leaves 8 dead...→

Inside Scots care home where staff are battling coronavirus on the frontline

Inside Scots care home where staff are battling coronavirus on the frontline

The Record spoke to the home run by Morrison Community Care in Bearsden, near Glasgow, to hear how staff try to make days as normal as possible in the stranges [...] Read full article: Inside Scots care home where staff are b...→

Son rejects claim mum died from coronavirus in Scots care home

Son rejects claim mum died from coronavirus in Scots care home

Ex-nurse George Hillhouse says his mother was not tested for the virus but her was handled 'like she was contaminated' when she passed away. Read full article: Son rejects claim mum died from coronavi...→

More than half of Scots COVID-19 deaths are now in care homes

Deaths in Scottish care homes from COVID-19 now account for the majority of fatalities in the country from the virus, new figures have revealed. Read full article: More than half of Scots COVID-19 deaths ...→

Nicola Sturgeon under renewed pressure over deaths in Scots care homes

Nicola Sturgeon under renewed pressure over deaths in Scots care homes

Labour’s Ian Murray said the SNP Government’s approach to supplying personal protective equipment was “shambolic” and fell far short when it came to testing. Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon under renewed pressure o...→

Mum of young Scots cancer fighter Lily Douglas praises 'amazing' NHS care

Mum of young Scots cancer fighter Lily Douglas praises 'amazing' NHS care

Lily Douglas, 12, has no immune system so mum Jane was terrified of taking her to hospitals for routine checks during the pandemic - but she has praised the 'b [...] Read full article: Mum of young Scots cancer fighter Lily D...→

Police launch probe over alleged mistreatment of residents at Scots care home

Police launch probe over alleged mistreatment of residents at Scots care home

Members of the management team at Springvale Care Home have been ordered to stay at home while police carry out their investigation into the alleged mistreatme [...] Read full article: Police launch probe over alleged mistrea...→

Author Michael Rosen leaves intensive care after 47 days

Author Michael Rosen leaves intensive care after 47 days

Author Michael Rosen, has left intensive care after 47 days. Mr Rosen was admitted into Whittington Hospital during the final week of March after suffering fro [...] Read full article: Author Michael Rosen leaves intensive ca...→

Demands for ‘virtual summit’ to improve Scots care home testing

The Scottish and UK governments have been urged to work together to come up with a joint plan to test, trace and isolate for coronavirus in Scotland. Read full article: Demands for ‘virtual summit’ to improve ...→

Scots TV stars back #YOUMATTER suicide prevention campaign

Scots TV stars back #YOUMATTER suicide prevention campaign

Stars from River City, Still Game and Gary the Tank Commander recorded a short clip for the campaign video. Read full article: Scots TV stars back #YOUMATTER suicide p...→

22 residents die of confirmed or suspected coronavirus at Scots care home

22 residents die of confirmed or suspected coronavirus at Scots care home

Highgate Care Home staff say they have lost one in four residents since the Covid-19 outbreak hit their facility in March. Read full article: 22 residents die of confirmed or suspect...→

Barbara Windsor's heartbreaking condition leaves her 'struggling' amid COVID-19 lockdown

BARBARA WINDSOR, former EastEnders and Carry On star, is "struggling" during the coronavirus lockdown due to her Alzheimer's condition, according to friend Chr [...] Read full article: Barbara Windsor's heartbreaking conditio...→

Coronavirus kills six and leaves dozens seriously ill at Skye care home

Coronavirus kills six and leaves dozens seriously ill at Skye care home

Home Farm is one of the worst-hit care homes in the country, with 30 residents and 27 staff testing positive for the virus. It means that an island with 3% Read full article: Coronavirus kills six and leaves dozens ...→

Scots coronavirus deaths care home warned over hygiene

Scots coronavirus deaths care home warned over hygiene

It comes as Nicola Sturgeon appeared almost moved to tears in the Holyrood chamber over care home deaths as she told Labour MSP Neil Findlay not to suggest the [...] Read full article: Scots coronavirus deaths care home warne...→

Care homes STILL struggling to get enough PPE

Care homes STILL struggling to get enough PPE

Bosses say the requirement to wear PPE at all times while working in care homes, coupled with increased costs, mean that supplies often run out extremely quick [...] Read full article: Care homes STILL struggling to get enoug...→

Scots nurse quits care home job over lack of PPE saying 'my kids need me alive'

Scots nurse quits care home job over lack of PPE saying 'my kids need me alive'

The nurse said former colleagues had threatened to walk out because they did not feel that adequate steps were being taken. Read full article: Scots nurse quits care home job over lac...→

Son rejects claim mum died from coronavirus in Scots care home

Son rejects claim mum died from coronavirus in Scots care home

Ex-nurse George Hillhouse says his mother was not tested for the virus but her was handled 'like she was contaminated' when she passed away. Read full article: Son rejects claim mum died from coronavi...→

Patel leaves out migrant care workers and NHS porters from free visa plans

MIGRANT social care workers and porters cleaning coronavirus-ridden hospitals have been left out of government plans to extend visas for foreign NHS staff free [...] Read full article: Patel leaves out migrant care workers an...→

More than half of Scots COVID-19 deaths are now in care homes

Deaths in Scottish care homes from COVID-19 now account for the majority of fatalities in the country from the virus, new figures have revealed. Read full article: More than half of Scots COVID-19 deaths ...→

Coronavirus is “on the rampage” in Scots care homes, MSPs warned

The COVID-19 outbreak is "e;out of control"e; in care homes across Scotland, one of the country's leading virus experts has said. Read full article: Coronavirus is “on the rampage” in Scots...→

Son 'kills dad in murder suicide' on lockdown and leaves note written in blood

Son 'kills dad in murder suicide' on lockdown and leaves note written in blood

Nicholas Mooney, who is understood to have suffered mental health problems, reportedly wrote notes in blood and on an iPad in an attempt to explain what had ha [...] Read full article: Son 'kills dad in murder suicide' on loc...→

Malin Andersson leaves care home after exhausting overnight shift on frontline

Malin Andersson leaves care home after exhausting overnight shift on frontline

The former Love Island star, 27, has returned back to work as a carer to work part time with elderly people who need help amid the pandemic Read full article: Malin Andersson leaves care home after e...→

14 residents die at coronavirus-hit Scots care home as operator comes under fire

14 residents die at coronavirus-hit Scots care home as operator comes under fire

HC One reported the loss of life at the Orchard Care Home in Tullibody as Scottish Labour highlighted the worrying spread of the bug in Clackmannanshire. Read full article: 14 residents die at coronavirus-hit Scot...→

Dyslexic Scot struggling to homeschool leaves teachers in tears with surprise

Dyslexic Scot struggling to homeschool leaves teachers in tears with surprise

The 33-year-old from Galasheils forked out cash from her own pocket after struggling to help her son who is also dyslexic with this schooling and ‘wanted to sa [...] Read full article: Dyslexic Scot struggling to homeschool l...→

EU CRISIS: Record fall of 76% in vehicle sales as coronavirus leaves carmakers struggling

EU CRISIS: Record fall of 76% in vehicle sales as coronavirus leaves carmakers struggling

CAR SALES have been hugely hit by the coronavirus lockdown with a decrease in EU new car registrations of 76 perent - with the largest decrease recorded in Ita [...] Read full article: EU CRISIS: Record fall of 76% in vehicle...→

Scots care home staff must be looked after by government over poverty fears

Scots care home staff must be looked after by government over poverty fears

Record View says the Government's decision to discharge covid patients to care homes without testing them first should not be forgotten. Read full article: Scots care home staff must be looked aft...→

Number of residents die at Scots care home hit by Covid-19

Number of residents die at Scots care home hit by Covid-19

Care firm Barchester, which oversees the operations of Kirkburn Court in Peterhead, confirmed that an unknown number of residents have also tested positive for [...] Read full article: Number of residents die at Scots care ho...→

Scots key worker and care home COVID deaths to be probed by prosecutors

COVID-19 deaths of key workers and care home residents are to be reported to prosecutors who may now investigate, Scotland's top law officer has announced. Read full article: Scots key worker and care home COVID dea...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: New legislation aims to help struggling Scots

Coronavirus in Scotland: New legislation aims to help struggling Scots

EMERGENCY measures to protect struggling Scots during the coronavirus crisis, including a one-off £230 payment for carers, have been introduced at… Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: New legislation...→

Emergency fund for Scots struggling in lockdown pays out £2.2m in six weeks

Emergency fund for Scots struggling in lockdown pays out £2.2m in six weeks

Communities across Scotland are being encouraged to apply to the Response, Recovery and Resilience Fund if they are struggling during the pandemic. Read full article: Emergency fund for Scots struggling in l...→

Gas leak at chemical plant leaves 8 dead and 5,000 struggling to breathe

Gas leak at chemical plant leaves 8 dead and 5,000 struggling to breathe

The gas leak at the chemical plant in Visakhapatnam in the southern Indian province of Andhra Pradesh came after the centre was being reopened following the co [...] Read full article: Gas leak at chemical plant leaves 8 dead...→

Inside Scots care home where staff are battling coronavirus on the frontline

Inside Scots care home where staff are battling coronavirus on the frontline

The Record spoke to the home run by Morrison Community Care in Bearsden, near Glasgow, to hear how staff try to make days as normal as possible in the stranges [...] Read full article: Inside Scots care home where staff are b...→

Property market freeze pushing families struggling to pay care fees to breaking point

Property market freeze pushing families struggling to pay care fees to breaking point

Families unable to sell their relative's homes to cover their care fees risk being dragged into costly financial schemes Read full article: Property market freeze pushing families ...→

Covid-19 survivor leaves intensive care to applause after five weeks

This is the emotional moment NHS staff lined the corridors to applaud a 62-year-old coronavirus survivor as he left intensive care after five weeks.  Stephen P [...] Read full article: Covid-19 survivor leaves intensive care ...→

Eleven Scots frontline NHS and care staff die from COVID-19

Eleven frontline Scottish workers from the NHS and social care have died from Coronavirus, Nicola Sturgeon has revealed. Read full article: Eleven Scots frontline NHS and care staf...→

Eleven Scots frontline care staff have died from coronavirus

Eleven Scots frontline care staff have died from coronavirus

The First Minister announced the tragic news during her daily press conference on Wednesday. Read full article: Eleven Scots frontline care staff have d...→

Nicola Sturgeon under renewed pressure over deaths in Scots care homes

Nicola Sturgeon under renewed pressure over deaths in Scots care homes

Labour’s Ian Murray said the SNP Government’s approach to supplying personal protective equipment was “shambolic” and fell far short when it came to testing. Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon under renewed pressure o...→

Scots cops find notes written in blood after son kills dad in murder-suicide

Scots cops find notes written in blood after son kills dad in murder-suicide

Nicholas Mooney is understood to have suffered from mental health problems when he snapped during lockdown and killed dad James at their home in Paisley. Read full article: Scots cops find notes written in blood a...→

Mum of young Scots cancer fighter Lily Douglas praises 'amazing' NHS care

Mum of young Scots cancer fighter Lily Douglas praises 'amazing' NHS care

Lily Douglas, 12, has no immune system so mum Jane was terrified of taking her to hospitals for routine checks during the pandemic - but she has praised the 'b [...] Read full article: Mum of young Scots cancer fighter Lily D...→

Malin Andersson leaves care home after exhausting overnight shift on frontline

Malin Andersson leaves care home after exhausting overnight shift on frontline

The former Love Island star, 27, has returned back to work as a carer to work part time with elderly people who need help amid the pandemic Read full article: Malin Andersson leaves care home after e...→

Police launch probe over alleged mistreatment of residents at Scots care home

Police launch probe over alleged mistreatment of residents at Scots care home

Members of the management team at Springvale Care Home have been ordered to stay at home while police carry out their investigation into the alleged mistreatme [...] Read full article: Police launch probe over alleged mistrea...→

14 residents die at coronavirus-hit Scots care home as operator comes under fire

14 residents die at coronavirus-hit Scots care home as operator comes under fire

HC One reported the loss of life at the Orchard Care Home in Tullibody as Scottish Labour highlighted the worrying spread of the bug in Clackmannanshire. Read full article: 14 residents die at coronavirus-hit Scot...→

Author Michael Rosen leaves intensive care after 47 days

Author Michael Rosen leaves intensive care after 47 days

Author Michael Rosen, has left intensive care after 47 days. Mr Rosen was admitted into Whittington Hospital during the final week of March after suffering fro [...] Read full article: Author Michael Rosen leaves intensive ca...→

Dyslexic Scot struggling to homeschool leaves teachers in tears with surprise

Dyslexic Scot struggling to homeschool leaves teachers in tears with surprise

The 33-year-old from Galasheils forked out cash from her own pocket after struggling to help her son who is also dyslexic with this schooling and ‘wanted to sa [...] Read full article: Dyslexic Scot struggling to homeschool l...→

EU CRISIS: Record fall of 76% in vehicle sales as coronavirus leaves carmakers struggling

EU CRISIS: Record fall of 76% in vehicle sales as coronavirus leaves carmakers struggling

CAR SALES have been hugely hit by the coronavirus lockdown with a decrease in EU new car registrations of 76 perent - with the largest decrease recorded in Ita [...] Read full article: EU CRISIS: Record fall of 76% in vehicle...→

Demands for ‘virtual summit’ to improve Scots care home testing

The Scottish and UK governments have been urged to work together to come up with a joint plan to test, trace and isolate for coronavirus in Scotland. Read full article: Demands for ‘virtual summit’ to improve ...→

Scots care home staff must be looked after by government over poverty fears

Scots care home staff must be looked after by government over poverty fears

Record View says the Government's decision to discharge covid patients to care homes without testing them first should not be forgotten. Read full article: Scots care home staff must be looked aft...→

Number of residents die at Scots care home hit by Covid-19

Number of residents die at Scots care home hit by Covid-19

Care firm Barchester, which oversees the operations of Kirkburn Court in Peterhead, confirmed that an unknown number of residents have also tested positive for [...] Read full article: Number of residents die at Scots care ho...→

Scots TV stars back #YOUMATTER suicide prevention campaign

Scots TV stars back #YOUMATTER suicide prevention campaign

Stars from River City, Still Game and Gary the Tank Commander recorded a short clip for the campaign video. Read full article: Scots TV stars back #YOUMATTER suicide p...→

Scots key worker and care home COVID deaths to be probed by prosecutors

COVID-19 deaths of key workers and care home residents are to be reported to prosecutors who may now investigate, Scotland's top law officer has announced. Read full article: Scots key worker and care home COVID dea...→

22 residents die of confirmed or suspected coronavirus at Scots care home

22 residents die of confirmed or suspected coronavirus at Scots care home

Highgate Care Home staff say they have lost one in four residents since the Covid-19 outbreak hit their facility in March. Read full article: 22 residents die of confirmed or suspect...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: New legislation aims to help struggling Scots

Coronavirus in Scotland: New legislation aims to help struggling Scots

EMERGENCY measures to protect struggling Scots during the coronavirus crisis, including a one-off £230 payment for carers, have been introduced at… Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: New legislation...→

Barbara Windsor's heartbreaking condition leaves her 'struggling' amid COVID-19 lockdown

BARBARA WINDSOR, former EastEnders and Carry On star, is "struggling" during the coronavirus lockdown due to her Alzheimer's condition, according to friend Chr [...] Read full article: Barbara Windsor's heartbreaking conditio...→

Emergency fund for Scots struggling in lockdown pays out £2.2m in six weeks

Emergency fund for Scots struggling in lockdown pays out £2.2m in six weeks

Communities across Scotland are being encouraged to apply to the Response, Recovery and Resilience Fund if they are struggling during the pandemic. Read full article: Emergency fund for Scots struggling in l...→

Coronavirus kills six and leaves dozens seriously ill at Skye care home

Coronavirus kills six and leaves dozens seriously ill at Skye care home

Home Farm is one of the worst-hit care homes in the country, with 30 residents and 27 staff testing positive for the virus. It means that an island with 3% Read full article: Coronavirus kills six and leaves dozens ...→

Scots coronavirus deaths care home warned over hygiene

Scots coronavirus deaths care home warned over hygiene

It comes as Nicola Sturgeon appeared almost moved to tears in the Holyrood chamber over care home deaths as she told Labour MSP Neil Findlay not to suggest the [...] Read full article: Scots coronavirus deaths care home warne...→

Gas leak at chemical plant leaves 8 dead and 5,000 struggling to breathe

Gas leak at chemical plant leaves 8 dead and 5,000 struggling to breathe

The gas leak at the chemical plant in Visakhapatnam in the southern Indian province of Andhra Pradesh came after the centre was being reopened following the co [...] Read full article: Gas leak at chemical plant leaves 8 dead...→

Care homes STILL struggling to get enough PPE

Care homes STILL struggling to get enough PPE

Bosses say the requirement to wear PPE at all times while working in care homes, coupled with increased costs, mean that supplies often run out extremely quick [...] Read full article: Care homes STILL struggling to get enoug...→

Inside Scots care home where staff are battling coronavirus on the frontline

Inside Scots care home where staff are battling coronavirus on the frontline

The Record spoke to the home run by Morrison Community Care in Bearsden, near Glasgow, to hear how staff try to make days as normal as possible in the stranges [...] Read full article: Inside Scots care home where staff are b...→

Scots nurse quits care home job over lack of PPE saying 'my kids need me alive'

Scots nurse quits care home job over lack of PPE saying 'my kids need me alive'

The nurse said former colleagues had threatened to walk out because they did not feel that adequate steps were being taken. Read full article: Scots nurse quits care home job over lac...→

Property market freeze pushing families struggling to pay care fees to breaking point

Property market freeze pushing families struggling to pay care fees to breaking point

Families unable to sell their relative's homes to cover their care fees risk being dragged into costly financial schemes Read full article: Property market freeze pushing families ...→

Son rejects claim mum died from coronavirus in Scots care home

Son rejects claim mum died from coronavirus in Scots care home

Ex-nurse George Hillhouse says his mother was not tested for the virus but her was handled 'like she was contaminated' when she passed away. Read full article: Son rejects claim mum died from coronavi...→

Covid-19 survivor leaves intensive care to applause after five weeks

This is the emotional moment NHS staff lined the corridors to applaud a 62-year-old coronavirus survivor as he left intensive care after five weeks.  Stephen P [...] Read full article: Covid-19 survivor leaves intensive care ...→

Patel leaves out migrant care workers and NHS porters from free visa plans

MIGRANT social care workers and porters cleaning coronavirus-ridden hospitals have been left out of government plans to extend visas for foreign NHS staff free [...] Read full article: Patel leaves out migrant care workers an...→

Eleven Scots frontline NHS and care staff die from COVID-19

Eleven frontline Scottish workers from the NHS and social care have died from Coronavirus, Nicola Sturgeon has revealed. Read full article: Eleven Scots frontline NHS and care staf...→

More than half of Scots COVID-19 deaths are now in care homes

Deaths in Scottish care homes from COVID-19 now account for the majority of fatalities in the country from the virus, new figures have revealed. Read full article: More than half of Scots COVID-19 deaths ...→

Eleven Scots frontline care staff have died from coronavirus

Eleven Scots frontline care staff have died from coronavirus

The First Minister announced the tragic news during her daily press conference on Wednesday. Read full article: Eleven Scots frontline care staff have d...→

Coronavirus is “on the rampage” in Scots care homes, MSPs warned

The COVID-19 outbreak is "e;out of control"e; in care homes across Scotland, one of the country's leading virus experts has said. Read full article: Coronavirus is “on the rampage” in Scots...→

Nicola Sturgeon under renewed pressure over deaths in Scots care homes

Nicola Sturgeon under renewed pressure over deaths in Scots care homes

Labour’s Ian Murray said the SNP Government’s approach to supplying personal protective equipment was “shambolic” and fell far short when it came to testing. Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon under renewed pressure o...→

Son 'kills dad in murder suicide' on lockdown and leaves note written in blood

Son 'kills dad in murder suicide' on lockdown and leaves note written in blood

Nicholas Mooney, who is understood to have suffered mental health problems, reportedly wrote notes in blood and on an iPad in an attempt to explain what had ha [...] Read full article: Son 'kills dad in murder suicide' on loc...→

Scots cops find notes written in blood after son kills dad in murder-suicide

Scots cops find notes written in blood after son kills dad in murder-suicide

Nicholas Mooney is understood to have suffered from mental health problems when he snapped during lockdown and killed dad James at their home in Paisley. Read full article: Scots cops find notes written in blood a...→