Wigtown book festival kicks off 20th edition BBC Local News: South Scotland -- Guests from the world of fiction, poetry, broadcasting and politics are making their way to Wigtown. BBC Local News 37 minutes ago
Medical research concern over Brexit Scotland could lose out on major medical research projects after Brexit, a senior academic says. BBC News 38 minutes ago
Storm Ali violently rips away huge marquee tent
By Andrew Kao This huge marquee tent didn’t stand a chance as it was blown away with ease by Storm Ali. The powerful 100mph winds caused by Storm Ali that are sweeping the nation also made an..
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Scottish independence TV debate reviewed
FT political columnist Janan Ganesh gives his view of the televised debate on Scottish independence between Alex Salmond, Scotland's first minister, and Alistair Darling, leader of the No, or Better..
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A primary school teacher whose womb was shrivelled by radiation, has taken the unusual step of launching an online appeal for a surrogate - after treatment for bowel cancer at 29 left her unable to..
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Storm Ali wreaks havoc across parts of the UK
Storm Ali has hit parts of Northern Ireland and Scotland with strong winds of up to 80 mph, leaving two people dead. A woman in her 50s was killed when her caravan was blown off a cliff in Galway, west..
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Task force to develop derelict land in Scotland launched A register of disused property across Scotland was set up 30 years ago but the total area has barely changed since. BBC News 54 minutes ago Also reported by • BBC Local News
Four in 10 wind turbine appeals won BBC Local News: South Scotland -- About 40% of appeals decided by the Scottish government successfully overturned the original decision. BBC Local News 1 hour ago Scotland: Skye locals' sentiment stacks up against Fairy Glen tourist stone pile cairns Tourists visiting beauty spots in the Scottish Highlands are putting them at risk of erosion by building rock formations for Instagram snaps, conservationists have said.Stacked pyramids of stones have.. New Zealand Herald 3 hours ago
Weather Warning: Met Office issue weather alert as Storm Bronagh will bring 'strongest winds' and flooding to the UK this week that could be 'danger to life' The Met Office issued a yellow weather warning as Storm Bronagh makes its way to Britain [Getty] The UK has been issued with a yellow weather warning as Britain is set to be hit with major storms and.. OK! 3 hours ago
Celtic 1 Rosenborg 0: Griffiths late show lifts Hoops Leigh Griffiths proved the hero for Celtic as he came on from the bench to secure a 1-0 victory over Rosenborg in Europa League Group B. Strong winds in Scotland disrupted Rosenborg’s preparations.. SoccerNews.com 3 hours ago
Man charged after Edinburgh woodland death BBC Local News: Edinburgh and East Scotland -- The development comes after a 48-year-old man was pronounced dead where he was found in a community park. BBC Local News 3 hours ago London Police Outfoxed, Abandon 3-Year Search For Serial Cat Killer Scotland Yard is hoping to put fears of a serial cat killer to rest. Authorities now say that scavenging animals, not sadistic humans, are responsible for hundreds of reported cat mutilations. NPR 6 hours ago
N Ireland court hears challenge to prosecution of woman over abortion pills Belfast, Northern Ireland, Sep 20, 2018 / 01:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The High Court in Belfast began hearing a challenge Thursday to the decision to prosecute a woman who allegedly procured.. CNA 6 hours ago
Scottish Blue Planet cameraman on 35-year long career and working with Sir David Attenborough Doug Allan is touring Scotland next month to talk about a career thats taken him to some of the world's most remote regions. Daily Record 6 hours ago
Health secretary given assurances over NHS Tayside whistleblowing concerns BBC Local News: Tayside and Central Scotland -- Scotland's health secretary is told that concerns over whistleblowing at NHS Tayside are being "properly dealt with". BBC Local News 7 hours ago Also reported by • BBC News
Council wants to 'scrap' P1 assessments BBC Local News: North-East Scotland and Northern Isles -- Aberdeen City Council leaders say they are exploring options that would potentially halt the controversial tests. BBC Local News 7 hours ago Americans try to end 25-year Ryder Cup drought in Europe Another trip across the Atlantic turned into another failure for the Americans in the Ryder Cup. At least on paper.What emerged that Sunday night after their 16½-11½ loss to Europe four years ago in.. New Zealand Herald 7 hours ago
Man dies after cliff fall on Orkney Police Scotland said the alarm was raised at about 13:00 on Thursday at Deerness. BBC News 8 hours ago Is former Hull City midfielder Tom Cairney in line for a shock England call-up? The Fulham captain has previously won two Scotland caps but his form has caught Gareth Southgate's eye Hull Daily Mail 9 hours ago
Search stepped up for missing Lockerbie doctor BBC Local News: South Scotland -- A mountain rescue team and inshore lifeboat also try to trace the 51-year-old last seen on Tuesday evening. BBC Local News 9 hours ago £35m rural university plans take shape at Barony campus BBC Local News: South Scotland -- The investment at the campus in Dumfries and Galloway has received business case approval. BBC Local News 9 hours ago
RBS Blockchain Team Jumps Ship to Build New Startups Using R3's Corda A blockchain team from Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has left to start a "venture studio" called Chorum from which full-blown startups an be spun out. Coindesk 9 hours ago Arran Brewery hit by ransomware attack BBC Local News: Glasgow and West Scotland -- Arran Brewery says firms should stay alert after it received a ransom demand following a cyber attack. BBC Local News 10 hours ago