Scotland News:

Ten fatalities in Scotland's hills and mountains
…Ten people died in Scotland's hills in the first three months of this year… of rescue teams. SMR said the vast majority of hill-goers enjoyed Scotland's hills… and mountains in "total safety". Mountaineering Scotland said thousands of people had been…


Your pictures of Scotland: 13 - 20 April
…A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 13 - 20 April. Send…


Ayoub sisters back free music tuition in Scotland
…Sarah and Laura Ayoub arrive at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, slightly… without the music education they received in Scotland. 'Fully funded' "It was hugely… of children and social integration and it's unacceptable in 21st century Scotland


Where does the Welsh Brexit deal leave Scotland?
… an agreement. Where, opponents helpfully asked Mr Russell, would this leave Scotland


Second helicopter plan for Scotland's Air Ambulance Charity
…. Scotland's Charity Air Ambulance (SCAA) hopes to raise £6m for a second helicopter to add… parts of Scotland, and a second helicopter from SCAA will bring additional… the Scotland's only charity-funded air ambulance, while there are 39 charity helicopter air…


Scotland's hotels outperform rest of UK
…Hotels in Scotland outperformed those in the rest of the UK last year…, in Scotland grew by almost 5% in 2017 to £56.70. This compared with a rise of just over 4… visitors to Scotland and the rest of the UK. Its Hotel Britain report suggested…


The papers: Scotland's parties go to war
Scotland's Sunday papers feature a mixed bag of stories on their front pages… for a federal British state. Youth bands and orchestras in Scotland are at the mercy… of council cuts , according to Scotland on Sunday. The Sunday Post writes that an arms…


Cervical cancer roadshow to tour Scotland
… is to tour Scotland in the summer. The roadshow, run by Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust, aims… to save lives in places with low screening uptake. About one in four women in Scotland… Be Cervix Savvy Roadshow to Scotland. "Starting in June and travelling over five weeks…


Man jailed for trying to smuggle gun hidden in speaker into Scotland
…A rail worker caught trying to smuggle a gun into Scotland after police bugged… at Newark Ariport in New Jersey on 23 March last year. They then alerted Police Scotland


Colourful past of Scotland's Roman wall
… across central Scotland from Old Kilpatrick in the west to Bridgeness in the east… and Pigments in the Past - is part-funded by Historic Environment Scotland's (HES… at the university's Hunterian Museum, the National Museum of Scotland, the Yorkshire Museum…