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express
One in five Scots prisoners DO NOT work behind bars ALMOST one in five Scots prisoners fail to do any work while behind bars, dam
express / Posted 5 hours ago
ALMOST one in five Scots prisoners fail to do any work while behind bars, damning new figures have revealed. One in five Scots prisoners fail to do any work while behind bars The statistics... Read more
11h
express
Sturgeon under fire as Scots flag behind English counterparts for getting into university POORER Scots are trailing behind their English counterparts in getting into u
express / Posted 11 hours ago
POORER Scots are trailing behind their English counterparts in getting into university despite Nicola Sturgeon making this a key priority, according to... Read more
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Ekklesia
Equality Commission calls for reduction of pay gaps in Scotlandplaced on ending bias in recruitment, promotion and reward in a shake-up of cul
Ekklesia / Posted yesterday
placed on ending bias in recruitment, promotion and reward in a shake-up of culture and working practices to reduce pay gaps, the Equality and Human Rights Commission in Scotland said yesterday.( 15 August 2017) The call comes as the Commission... Read more
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Daily Record
Scottish Labour will make sure SNP keeps education promise to our kidsrebranded it the “pupil equity fund”. I’m all for the SNP Government taking La
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
rebranded it the “pupil equity fund”. I’m all for the SNP Government taking Labour’s advice when it comes to closing the gap between the richest and the rest. The problem is SNP ministers copied our policy — but not how to pay for it.Nicola... Read more
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Scotsman
Lesley Riddoch: Has Alex Salmond got it right this time?out of its drowsy post general election trance. Timescales, like deadlines, fo
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
out of its drowsy post general election trance. Timescales, like deadlines, focus minds. And even though Brexit has left Scots feeling like mere onlookers in a political drama conducted elsewhere, that situation can and must be... Read more
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Scotsman
Warning over doctor-free ‘sink holes’University. It comes after GP leaders in Scotland recently warned the “underfu
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
University. It comes after GP leaders in Scotland recently warned the “underfunding” of the service was so bad that many Scots will soon no longer have access to a doctor. Watt is a specialist in general practice and primary care and compares... Read more
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Daily Record
Scots couple chuck the jobs and set off on global trek taking in 16 countriesCuba, skied at Whistler in Canada and eloped in Austin, Texas. Gemma, 32, said
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Cuba, skied at Whistler in Canada and eloped in Austin, Texas. Gemma, 32, said: “I was always gutted I never experienced a gap year after university. “He shared my enthusiasm and was completely on board with the idea. “We started saving and... Read more
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Scotsman
Eight middle-distance Scots compete on ‘Tartan Track’The phrase “Tartan Track Thursday” was coined in The Scotsman yesterday and was
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
The phrase “Tartan Track Thursday” was coined in The Scotsman yesterday and was adopted by the announcer at London Stadium last night as eight Scots – half of the record 16 representation – tasted world championship action. That stadium announcer,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Fans defend anti-hate law at football and want it to stayand whether it has been successful. Victim Support Scotland said: “We believe
EveningTimes Online / Posted 12 days ago
and whether it has been successful. Victim Support Scotland said: “We believe repeal of S.6 would leave an unacceptable gap in Scottish legislative protection for victims of religious prejudice. “Unlike England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the... Read more
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walesonline
One Welsh player left in French Top 14, so is the exodus over?we would be down to a solitary Welshman plying his trade across the channel? Wh
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
we would be down to a solitary Welshman plying his trade across the channel? Who would have thought there would be more Scots in the French top flight than Welsh – Richie Gray is at Toulouse and Greig Laidlaw is alongside Jarvis in the heart of... Read more
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Scotsman
Stephen Milne and Duncan Scott grab gold in GB relay quartetScots Stephen Milne and Duncan Scott earned gold medals at the World Championsh
Scotsman / Posted 20 days ago
Scots Stephen Milne and Duncan Scott earned gold medals at the World Championships in Budapest last night as part of the Great Britain team in the 4x200 freestyle relay. Team GB picked up gold in the same event at the last World Championships in... Read more
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Scotsman
Joyce McMillan: Tragic betrayal of our future generationsas the scratchy recording played out. It was a defining moment in British poli
Scotsman / Posted 20 days ago
as the scratchy recording played out. It was a defining moment in British politics, of course; the moment when the yawning gap between “elite” opinion on immigration, and the views of some of Britain’s most hard-pressed communities, became clear.... Read more
24d
express
SNP school SHAME: Scottish pupils lagging behind in improvements in readingfindings came as Education Secretary John Swinney announced another round of £4
express / Posted 24 days ago
findings came as Education Secretary John Swinney announced another round of £45 million in funding to close the attainment gap between pupils from different backgrounds. Mr Swinney insisted education was the SNP administration’s “defining mission”... Read more
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24d
Scotsman
Reading standards in Scotland falling behind UK, study warnstest. They significantly outperformed students in England who, in turn, outperf
Scotsman / Posted 24 days ago
test. They significantly outperformed students in England who, in turn, outperform students in Scotland and Wales. The gap in improvement between Scotland and Wales is smaller. Prof Topping said: “It is something that Scotland should be... Read more
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Daily Record
Making workers wait longer for their state pension will hit the poor hardeststar salaries will only start a bidding war as agents up the rate for their tal
Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
star salaries will only start a bidding war as agents up the rate for their talented performers. The fact that so many Scots, from Eddie Mair to Laura Kuenssberg, are in the top bracket speaks volumes for Caledonian ambition and a certain sense... Read more
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Scotsman
Brexit talks finally ‘get to the heart of things’March 2019. Additional negotiation sessions could slotted in between now and O
Scotsman / Posted 30 days ago
March 2019. Additional negotiation sessions could slotted in between now and October if more work is needed to close the gap between the two sides, The Scotsman understands. There was a new sense of urgency from the UK Brexit Secretary David... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Haunted sister of murdered schoolboy, 9, breaks silence on paedophile killera tip-off from a relative of Leisk, who knew the convicted sex offender lived n
Daily Mirror / Posted a month ago
a tip-off from a relative of Leisk, who knew the convicted sex offender lived near to where Scott vanished. The five-day gap between the boy’s disappearance and his body being found tormented his parents. Sarah said: “People like Leisk should be... Read more
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Daily Record
Haunted sister mark 20th anniversary of schoolboy's murder at hand of sex beasta tip-off from a relative of Leisk, who knew the convicted sex offender lived n
Daily Record / Posted a month ago
a tip-off from a relative of Leisk, who knew the convicted sex offender lived near to where Scott vanished. The five-day gap between the boy’s disappearance and his body being found tormented his parents. Sarah said: “People like Leisk should be... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Sweet dreams: Tunnock’s hopes wafer cream will be big in JapanTO millions of Scots the Tunnock’s caramel wafer is the perfect snack to help b
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
TO millions of Scots the Tunnock’s caramel wafer is the perfect snack to help bridge the gap between meals. But the firm is hoping another of its famous products can help it break into one of the world’s most lucrative markets. Tunnock’s had hoped... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Sweet dreams: Tunnock’s hopes wafer cream will be big in JapanTO millions of Scots the Tunnock’s caramel wafer is the perfect snack to help b
EveningTimes Online / Posted 1 months ago
TO millions of Scots the Tunnock’s caramel wafer is the perfect snack to help bridge the gap between meals. But the firm is hoping another of its famous products can help it break into one of the world’s most lucrative markets. Tunnock’s had hoped... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Newly-single' Lottie Moss poses seductively on a bed in lingerieDay without some form of hatred/argument would it!' In a recent interview with
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Day without some form of hatred/argument would it!' In a recent interview with Closer, Alex spoke about the couple's age gap which is indeed sizeable, as he said: 'She's young too. She's seven years younger that me but it's weird because she is... Read more
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Daily Mail
Samsung unveils 34 foot LED screen to replace cinema projectorsMode' – instead of fading to black like traditional sets. The television is als
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Mode' – instead of fading to black like traditional sets. The television is also outfitted with Invisible Connection and No Gap Wall-mount, allowing users to hang it virtually anywhere Users can choose from more than 100 art pieces organized into... Read more
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Daily Mail
Harley-Davidson sales struggle as millennials don't like motorcyclessurpassing baby boomers in 2016. Research shows sales of Harley-Davidson motor
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
surpassing baby boomers in 2016. Research shows sales of Harley-Davidson motorcycles are falling due to a generational gap. Popular among baby boomers, who recalled when the bikes were featured in movies like 'Easy Rider' (above), new research... Read more

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