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Scotsman
Polls close in Holyrood 2016 Scottish Parliament electionkey election battleground after 45% voted for Scottish independence in Septembe
Polls close in Holyrood 2016 Scottish Parliament election
Scotsman / Posted 19 minutes ago
key election battleground after 45% voted for Scottish independence in September 2014 and a recent survey suggested half of Scots will not vote for a party that disagrees with their views on independence. The referendum led to a surge in support... Read more
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Daily Record
Scottish Election 2016 LIVE: Get all the results and reaction in our blogwill have all the results and reaction. To our comprehensive live coverage of
Scottish Election 2016 LIVE: Get all the results and reaction in our blog
Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
will have all the results and reaction. To our comprehensive live coverage of the results of the 2016 Scottish Elections. Scots will elect 129 MSPs to take their seats in Holyrood, which will determine who makes decisions on a swathe of important... Read more
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Daily Record
Holyrood election: Five vital seats that will show how parties are faringseats will give crucial clues to how the parties are faring. Meanwhile,the Rec
Holyrood election: Five vital seats that will show how parties are faring
Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
seats will give crucial clues to how the parties are faring. Meanwhile,the Record is keen to speak to 16 and 17-year-old Scots who will be voting for the first time tomorrow. Give our newsdesk a ring on 0141 309 3256. ORKNEY has been a Lib Dem... Read more
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express
Sir Winston Churchill named most influential Briton of the last centuryper cent of under 50s. Opinions differ across the UK as different regions iden
Sir Winston Churchill named most influential Briton of the last century
express / Posted 2 hours ago
per cent of under 50s. Opinions differ across the UK as different regions identified their own most significant moment. Scots were keen to cite the Independence Referendum as a key moment in recent history with ten per cent opting for the 2014... Read more
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Scotsman
Columnist’s comments appear in Higher English examnot be able to vote in the upcoming EU referendumwere was included in the Scott
Columnist’s comments appear in Higher English exam
Scotsman / Posted 2 hours ago
not be able to vote in the upcoming EU referendumwere was included in the Scottish Higher English paper taken today by Scots pupils. She had written: “If my eight year-old can wait to vote, a couple more years isn’t going to do our 16... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Audio - Lambert On Futurepreviewing this weekend's final Championship encounter against Reading and as B
Audio - Lambert On Future
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 3 hours ago
previewing this weekend's final Championship encounter against Reading and as Blackburn fans already know, it will be the Scots final game in charge having already tendered his resignation at Ewood Park owing to off pitch issues. Speaking to the... Read more
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Reuters
Scottish isle a world away from fireworks of native son TrumpScottish business project a "labor of love" and his Trump International Golf Li
Scottish isle a world away from fireworks of native son Trump
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
Scottish business project a "labor of love" and his Trump International Golf Links website has a section dedicated to his Scots' family genealogy. FREEZING GUSTS "It would be funny if Trump won. It might boost tourism," said Donald, a Lewis... Read more
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Daily Record
IRN-BRU makers win legal battle against English firm's rival 'Scots-Bru'by Tory donor businessman Raminder Ranger, said they planned to launch a range
IRN-BRU makers win legal battle against English firm's rival 'Scots-Bru'
Daily Record / Posted 3 hours ago
by Tory donor businessman Raminder Ranger, said they planned to launch a range of 'fruit flavoured energy drinks' under the Scots-Bru name. But AG Barr, who are based in Cumbernauld, Lanarkshire, accused Sun Mark of trying to "ride upon the coat... Read more
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Scotsman
Scotland goes to the pollskey election battleground after 45% voted for Scottish independence in Septembe
Scotland goes to the polls
Scotsman / Posted 4 hours ago
key election battleground after 45% voted for Scottish independence in September 2014 and a recent survey suggested half of Scots will not vote for a party that disagrees with their views on independence. The referendum led to a surge in support... Read more
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Scotsman
Irn-Bru win legal battle over rival English firm’s Scots-Bru Irn-Bru won the case against the English firm Sun Mark, which aimed to release
Irn-Bru win legal battle over rival English firm’s Scots-Bru
Scotsman / Posted 8 hours ago
Irn-Bru won the case against the English firm Sun Mark, which aimed to release a drink called Scots-Bru. Picture: John Devlin Irn-Bru bosses have won a legal battle with a firm who tried... Read more
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Scotsman
Irn-Bru win legal battle over rival English firm Scots-Bru Irn-Bru won the case against the English firm Sun Mark, which aimed to release
Irn-Bru win legal battle over rival English firm Scots-Bru
Scotsman / Posted 9 hours ago
Irn-Bru won the case against the English firm Sun Mark, which aimed to release a drink called Scots-Bru. Picture: John Devlin Irn-Bru bosses have won a legal battle with a firm who tried to... Read more
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Scotsman
Holyrood 2016: Leaders vote as SNP eyes third termkey election battleground after 45% voted for Scottish independence in Septembe
Holyrood 2016: Leaders vote as SNP eyes third term
Scotsman / Posted 11 hours ago
key election battleground after 45% voted for Scottish independence in September 2014 and a recent survey suggested half of Scots will not vote for a party that disagrees with their views on independence. The referendum led to a surge in support... Read more
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Scotsman
How do Scots want to see new Holyrood tax powers used? John Swinney, Scotlands finance secretary and Deputy First Minister Nicola Stu
How do Scots want to see new Holyrood tax powers used?
Scotsman / Posted 11 hours ago
John Swinney, Scotlands finance secretary and Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, walk to Holyrood's main chamber. Picture: Getty The Scottish Parliament’s new tax raising powers have become... Read more
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Scotsman
Holyrood 2016: Who should I vote for?commits to holding a second independence referendum if there is ‘clear and sust
Holyrood 2016: Who should I vote for?
Scotsman / Posted 12 hours ago
commits to holding a second independence referendum if there is ‘clear and sustained evidence’ that the majority of Scots favour it, or ‘significant and material’ change in circumstances occurs such as Scotland exiting the EU against its... Read more
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Scotsman
Holyrood 2016: SNP eyes third term as polls openbattleground after 45 per cent voted for Scottish independence in September 201
Holyrood 2016: SNP eyes third term as polls open
Scotsman / Posted 12 hours ago
battleground after 45 per cent voted for Scottish independence in September 2014, and a recent survey suggested half of Scots will not vote for a party that disagrees with their views on independence. The referendum led to a surge in support... Read more
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heraldscotland
Festival of Architecture: Scotstyle 1926 to 1935There is a touring exhibition by the same name and an accompanying book (Scotst
Festival of Architecture: Scotstyle 1926 to 1935
heraldscotland / Posted 12 hours ago
There is a touring exhibition by the same name and an accompanying book (Scotstyle: 100 Years of Scottish Architecture) available, which gives some fascinating insights into architectural trends over the past 100 years alongside the story behind some... Read more
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Daily Record
Nicola Sturgeon urges supporters to make both votes SNPfor granted” during the election campaign. Alistair McConnachie, said five mor
Nicola Sturgeon urges supporters to make both votes SNP
Daily Record / Posted 15 hours ago
for granted” during the election campaign. Alistair McConnachie, said five more years of the SNP would be about “setting Scots against the English”. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on the final day of campaigning. The controversial blogger was... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Eight run eighth inning seals win for LyonUniversity in the first round of the American Midwest Conference Tournament, 12
Eight run eighth inning seals win for Lyon
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 16 hours ago
University in the first round of the American Midwest Conference Tournament, 12-5 at Carnes Field Wednesday evening. The Scots now advance to the second round and will play top-seeded Missouri Baptist University Thursday, at 5 p.m. Kris... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Pitt, Lions to playNortheast Conference and welcoming high-quality student-athletes to our family.
Pitt, Lions to play
Altoona Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
Northeast Conference and welcoming high-quality student-athletes to our family." In her season with Wooster, the Fighting Scots had a four-win improvement from the previous season and had its best start to a season since 1969. McMullen also helped... Read more
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heraldscotland
Nicola Sturgeon heads for victory as battle for second becomes too close to callScots go to the polls today in the fifth Scottish Parliament election since dev
Nicola Sturgeon heads for victory as battle for second becomes too close to call
heraldscotland / Posted 20 hours ago
Scots go to the polls today in the fifth Scottish Parliament election since devolution in 1999 with victory for the Nationalists assured. It will give the SNP an unprecedented third successive term in power and provide a personal mandate for Ms... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots pensioner launches campaign against former BHS ownersBHS has launched a campaign calling on the current and former owners of form to
Scots pensioner launches campaign against former BHS owners
heraldscotland / Posted 21 hours ago
BHS has launched a campaign calling on the current and former owners of form to bail out the threatened pensions of staff. Scots pensioner Lin Macmillan has already enlisted the support of former colleagues and employees of other stricken firms to... Read more
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express
PROJECT FEAR: Britain could BREAK APART if we leave European Union, claims PMfor Britain to quit EU Tory MP accuses Government of being 'at the rotten hear
PROJECT FEAR: Britain could BREAK APART if we leave European Union, claims PM
express / Posted 22 hours ago
for Britain to quit EU Tory MP accuses Government of being 'at the rotten heart of the EU' GETTYA Scottish MP has claimed Scots should have another independence referendum in the case of Brexit The safe and sensible choice is to vote to stay in a... Read more
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express
Nicola Sturgeon drops talk of independence in final Holyrood campaign speechHolyrood campaign speech NICOLA Sturgeon yesterday attempted to shift the elec
Nicola Sturgeon drops talk of independence in final Holyrood campaign speech
express / Posted 22 hours ago
Holyrood campaign speech NICOLA Sturgeon yesterday attempted to shift the election away from independence as she said Scots should "come together" to back another SNP government. Nicola Sturgeon shifted talk away from independence on her... Read more
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Scotsman
Stuart McInally baffled by Edinburgh’s slide down tableagainst the Scarlets at Thomond Park. That would leave Edinburgh level with the
Stuart McInally baffled by Edinburgh’s slide down table
Scotsman / Posted 22 hours ago
against the Scarlets at Thomond Park. That would leave Edinburgh level with the Irishmen on points and wins but the Scots boast a superior points difference. “They [the Blues] will rock up and play with absolutely no fear,” said McInally.... Read more
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heraldscotland
Nicola Sturgeon heads for victory as battle for second becomes too close to call.Scots go to the polls today in the fifth Scottish Parliament election since dev
Nicola Sturgeon heads for victory as battle for second becomes too close to call.
heraldscotland / Posted 22 hours ago
Scots go to the polls today in the fifth Scottish Parliament election since devolution in 1999 with victory for the Nationalists assured. It will give the SNP an unprecedented third successive term in power and provide a personal mandate for Ms... Read more
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heraldscotland
SNP poised for historic third term as Labour and the Tories fight to finish secondScots go to the polls today in the fifth Scottish Parliament election since dev
SNP poised for historic third term as Labour and the Tories fight to finish second
heraldscotland / Posted 22 hours ago
Scots go to the polls today in the fifth Scottish Parliament election since devolution in 1999 with victory for the Nationalists assured. It will give the SNP an unprecedented third successive term in power and provide a personal mandate for Ms... Read more
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Scotsman
Holyrood 2016: Leaders make final appeals before polling daydominated by arguments over a second referendum and how the new tax powers will
Holyrood 2016: Leaders make final appeals before polling day
Scotsman / Posted 23 hours ago
dominated by arguments over a second referendum and how the new tax powers will be used. The SNP leader appealed to Scots to “come together” and elect a Scottish Government for the whole nation. With opinion polls suggesting the SNP is... Read more
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Scotsman
Bill Jamieson: SNP’s new dawn will be cloud-riddenadministration is said to be planning a public relations drive this summer to w
Bill Jamieson: SNP’s new dawn will be cloud-ridden
Scotsman / Posted 23 hours ago
administration is said to be planning a public relations drive this summer to win over support. Given the distaste among Scots for being bullied and bossed and patronised, this may prove to have the opposite effect to that intended. Then there... Read more
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heraldscotland
Sporting example of how Scots can stand on their own two feet… even on treacherous surfacessport which is dependent upon access to suitable facilities it might have remai
Sporting example of how Scots can stand on their own two feet… even on treacherous surfaces
heraldscotland / Posted 23 hours ago
sport which is dependent upon access to suitable facilities it might have remained an activity at which Canadians, Scots, Scandinavians and Swiss dominated forever, stimulating curiosity, if also some ridicule every four years when placed... Read more
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Scotsman
Holyrood 2016: Six things to watch out for on election nighton Thursday. A recent estimate for voter turnout predicted the figure would be
Holyrood 2016: Six things to watch out for on election night
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
on Thursday. A recent estimate for voter turnout predicted the figure would be around 67 per cent. Around 84 per cent of Scots turned out to vote in 2014’s independence referendum. 6. Can the SNP win every single seat? Odds have been shortened... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as presidentof Donald Trump as president Alex Salmond urged US citizens to elect 'anybody
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as president
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
of Donald Trump as president Alex Salmond urged US citizens to elect 'anybody but Donald Trump' Alex Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trump winning the US presidency and getting his finger on the nuclear... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as presidentAlex Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trum
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as president
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
Alex Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trump winning the US presidency and getting his finger on the nuclear button. The former Scottish first minister says he loses sleep over the prospect of the US businessman,... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as presidentAlex Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trum
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as president
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Alex Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trump winning the US presidency and getting his finger on the nuclear button. The former Scottish first minister says he loses sleep over the prospect of the US businessman,... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as presidentAlex Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trum
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as president
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
Alex Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trump winning the US presidency and getting his finger on the nuclear button. The former Scottish first minister says he loses sleep over the prospect of the US businessman,... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as presidentAlex Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trum
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as president
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Alex Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trump winning the US presidency and getting his finger on the nuclear button. The former Scottish first minister says he loses sleep over the prospect of the US businessman,... Read more
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Northern Echo
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as presidentin the Oval Office," he said. He added: "Hopefully America will redeem its rep
Alex Salmond losing sleep over prospect of Donald Trump as president
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
in the Oval Office," he said. He added: "Hopefully America will redeem its reputation and, in particular, my appeal to Scots-Americans is - just remember that man would let down America just as he has let down Scotland. "There are few things... Read more
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Scotsman
The Scots folksinger behind Russia’s Eurovision entry Sergey Lazarev performs John Ballard's song during Eurovision rehearsals. Pict
The Scots folksinger behind Russia’s Eurovision entry
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Sergey Lazarev performs John Ballard's song during Eurovision rehearsals. Picture: Thomas Hanses (EBU) WITH a buzzing synthesiser section and a pounding drumbeat announcing an overblown chorus,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Salmond appeals to Scots-Americans to reject "nightmare" of Trump becoming US PresidentALEX Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trum
Salmond appeals to Scots-Americans to reject "nightmare" of Trump becoming US President
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
ALEX Salmond has urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trump winning the US presidency and getting his finger on the nuclear button as the billionaire businessman became the presumptive republican nominee after his last rival,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Alex Salmond: Boris as PM 'could trigger another independence vote'doubt whatsoever when it comes through the door'. "I think a sustained demand
Alex Salmond: Boris as PM 'could trigger another independence vote'
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
doubt whatsoever when it comes through the door'. "I think a sustained demand is a bit like that." Mr Salmond also urged Scots-Americans to reject "the nightmare" of Donald Trump winning the US presidency and getting his finger on the nuclear... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Greens and Liberal democrats in final push for votesparty’s plan to raise tax for education was proving popular with the voters. H
Greens and Liberal democrats in final push for votes
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
party’s plan to raise tax for education was proving popular with the voters. He said: "This is a historic election where Scots have the chance to choose how the new powers in the hands of Holyrood are used for the next five years. "Our ambitious... Read more
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heraldscotland
Don't gamble with your second vote, Nicola Sturgeon warns SNP supportershundreds of people gathered in Buchanan Street. This is the first election in
Don't gamble with your second vote, Nicola Sturgeon warns SNP supporters
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
hundreds of people gathered in Buchanan Street. This is the first election in which Ms Sturgeon has directly appealed to Scots to elect her as first minister. With the party having introduced some controversial legislation, such as the named... Read more
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Scotsman
Nicola Sturgeon’s final election speech disruptedproblems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon
Nicola Sturgeon’s final election speech disrupted
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can Nicola Sturgeon has appealed for Scots to “come together” and elect a Government for all the nation in her final speech before tomorrow’s election - and... Read more
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Scotsman
Scots teachers in Curriculum for Excellence boycott Members of the NASUWT are being encouraged not to take on work relating to the
Scots teachers in Curriculum for Excellence boycott
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Members of the NASUWT are being encouraged not to take on work relating to the Curriculum for Excellence which doesn't meet the recommendations of a specialist reform group. Picture:... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Ruth Davidson: Give me a chance to hold SNP to accountwork for you." She insisted literacy and numeracy has declined in schools, hou
Ruth Davidson: Give me a chance to hold SNP to account
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
work for you." She insisted literacy and numeracy has declined in schools, housing is in short supply and thousands of Scots born at the dawn of devolution are now being denied a place at university. She said: "Can we really say that... Read more
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Daily Record
Scottish Politics Today: Only an act of God will stop Nicolaurges the SNP leader to get to grips with it quickly. Meanwhile,the Record is
Scottish Politics Today: Only an act of God will stop Nicola
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
urges the SNP leader to get to grips with it quickly. Meanwhile,the Record is keen to speak to 16 and 17-year-old Scots who will be voting for the first time tomorrow. Give our newsdesk a ring on 0141 309 3256. Scottish Parliament... Read more
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Bury Times
Scout band performs for royalty at Windsor Castlesaid: “For a group of young people from Rossendale to be given the opportunity
Scout band performs for royalty at Windsor Castle
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
said: “For a group of young people from Rossendale to be given the opportunity to perform alongside the band of the Scots Guards within the walls of Windsor castle, is a truly tremendous achievement. "The young people performed to such a... Read more
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metro
These American teens are coming to ‘help’ Glasgow - and Scotland isn’t happyvideo ‘F*ck away wi yees ah’ll smash a bottle a bucky aer yer f*ckin heeds,’ s
These American teens are coming to ‘help’ Glasgow - and Scotland isn’t happy
metro / Posted yesterday
video ‘F*ck away wi yees ah’ll smash a bottle a bucky aer yer f*ckin heeds,’ says one commenter. (Translation for non-Scots: ‘Please go away, or I will smash a bottle of the popular tonic wine Buckfast over both your heads.’) Others were even... Read more
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DW
Nationalists on course for another Scottish victory |renewal of the UK's nuclear deterrent is expected to be rubberstamped by the Co
Nationalists on course for another Scottish victory |
DW / Posted yesterday
renewal of the UK's nuclear deterrent is expected to be rubberstamped by the Commons in London later this year, but many Scots are opposed. And, as Scotland goes to the polls in Thursday's elections to the devolved parliament in Edinburgh,... Read more
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Scotsman
Co-op offloads Scots stores to focus on convenience Co-op is selling stores in Paisley and Prestwick. Picture: Contributed Retail
Co-op offloads Scots stores to focus on convenience
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Co-op is selling stores in Paisley and Prestwick. Picture: Contributed Retail group Co-operative is selling a portfolio of former Somerfield properties – including ten in Scotland – as it seeks to... Read more
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Scotsman
Nicola Sturgeon faces claims SNP tax regime ‘harms firms’the First Minister remains well ahead in the polls. The latest Survation survey
Nicola Sturgeon faces claims SNP tax regime ‘harms firms’
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
the First Minister remains well ahead in the polls. The latest Survation survey yesterday indicated that 49 per cent of Scots will vote SNP in the constituency vote, while 43 per cent will vote for the party in the list, translating to 69 seats... Read more
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