Scotland BBC

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:14:50 GMT
Ferguson shipyard boss confident of brighter future
The company's chief executive is optimistic two delayed CalMac ferries will be delivered next year.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:22:48 GMT
Record numbers can't afford school uniforms, charity warns
Demand for the 'Back to School Bank', which helps parents in need, has almost tripled since 2018.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 06:50:34 GMT
Scotland's papers: Sturgeon accused of failing kids and fuel bills warning
The papers report on the widening attainment gap and forecasts of rising energy bills this winter.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:34:20 GMT
Aberdeen woman wins world's hardest ultra triathlon in Norway
The Norseman Xtreme Triathlon in Norway involves a 3.8km swim, a 180km bike ride and a marathon.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 02:21:41 GMT
Eurovision 2023: UK host city will need to cancel other events to make way for contest
Council officials confirm Eurovision organisers need access to a venue six weeks ahead of the contest.

Scotland Herald

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 09:40:33 +0100
Workers block road at Grangemouth refinery in pay dispute
Police Scotland officers are at the scene and confirmed closures from Inchyra Road to Boness Road.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 08:53:20 +0100
The Snowman creator Raymond Briggs dies aged 88
Author and illustrator Raymond Briggs, best known for 1978 classic The Snowman, has died aged 88.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 08:36:24 +0100
Chancellor to hold crisis talks with gas and electricity bosses
Gas and electricity bosses are to hold crisis talks with Chancellor Nadhim Zahawi and Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng on Thursday morning.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 08:20:48 +0100
Royal Mail strikes: Mail and deliveries to be shut down by industrial action
Mail deliveries and collections are to grind to a halt as more than 115,000 postal workers walk out in a pay dispute.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 05:20:00 +0100
Scots have amassed £86m in debt to energy firms ahead of more steep rises
SCOTS householders already owe £86m to energy suppliers, two months before bills are set to soar by more than 80%.