Scotland BBC

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:51:36 GMT
Don't rush to fill up with petrol, says transport secretary
People should buy petrol as normal, the transport secretary says, despite supply problems at some stations.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 05:13:44 GMT
Rewilding project for 500,000 acres of Highlands
The 30-year scheme will cover an area from Loch Ness across the central Highlands to the west coast.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 06:38:11 GMT
Scotland's papers: Petrol rationing as PM urges 'don't panic'
A fuel shortage due to a lack of tanker drivers dominates the front pages in Scotland.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:59:08 GMT
Covid-19 deaths in Scotland drive fall in life expectancy
It is the biggest annual decrease in life expectancy for 40 years, official figures show.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 17:26:14 GMT
Human remains found in burning car in Dumfries
The discovery was made after firefighters extinguished the blaze in Dumfries on Wednesday.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 05:14:10 GMT
Corrie Mckeague: Credible leads needed in RAF airman probe - police
A body has never been found since Corrie Mckeague disappeared on a night out five years ago.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 21:09:32 GMT
Farm worker, 21, killed in Castle Douglas quad bike accident
The woman came off the bike at a dairy farm near Castle Douglas and was discovered by another worker.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 17:11:41 GMT
Hospitals inquiry: QEUH conditions likened to 'third world country'
A mother tells an inquiry she and her 11-year-old son felt unsafe at Glasgow's QEUH due to concerns about water hygiene.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 17:40:58 GMT
Construction work starts on new Type 31 warships
The UK defence secretary cuts steel on the first of five warships to be built at Babcock's facility in Fife.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:19:13 GMT
Western Isles plan to levy tax on motorhome visitors
Western Isles council is to consult on the idea of asking the tourists for a "small contribution" towards services.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:48:50 GMT
Anas Sarwar: Scottish ferries being built abroad a 'humiliation'
It was announced last week that state-owned Ferguson Marine had failed to make the shortlist to build two new ferries.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:29:25 GMT
Wallaby escapes from petting zoo into Aberdeenshire countryside
Eddie, who is about six months old, escaped the day after arriving and was last seen outside a village pub.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 21:32:06 GMT
Covid in Scotland: Where are the latest cases?
A daily update on the number and location of coronavirus cases in Scotland.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 14:15:44 GMT
Covid in Scotland: What do we know about the vaccine passport?
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has given more details about how Scotland's scheme will operate.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:13:59 GMT
Vaccine passports: The key questions on the scheme's introduction to Scottish sport
BBC Scotland examines the key questions surrounding the impact of vaccine passports in Scottish sport.

Wed, 08 Sep 2021 05:09:21 GMT
Covid in Scotland: 'I'm double-vaccinated but can't show the proof'
A woman who got one jab in England and one in Scotland says her vaccine certificate only confirms a single dose.

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 14:36:41 GMT
What difference will jabbing young teens make?
How to weigh the pros and cons of a vaccine for a disease that is rarely serious in young people.

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 16:46:18 GMT
Covid in Scotland: What are the rules?
Scotland's levels system of restrictions have come to an end - but what does that mean people can do?

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 09:35:09 GMT
Covid map: Coronavirus cases, deaths, vaccinations by country
Key maps and charts explaining how the virus has spread around the world.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:37:26 GMT
£30bn greenprint for Glasgow
Glasgow City Council reveals an ambitious plan to rejuvenate the city and reduce its carbon footprint.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:11:26 GMT
NHS Scotland's 'biggest crisis' in five charts
Looking at the figures behind the enormous pressures being felt by NHS Scotland

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 14:04:57 GMT
Strikes and cuts: What is going on at ScotRail?
The rail operator has been hit by months of strikes, with workers staging a protest outside the FM's residence on Wednesday.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 13:35:40 GMT
Swimmers dodge jellyfish on four islands challenge
The "Salty Selkies" swam for more than six miles from the Bass Rock to Craigleith, Lamb and Fidra in the Firth of Forth.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 08:33:03 GMT
Hebridean bothy sale seeks 'active' islander
Islanders on Eigg hope the single-room property can be home to a new "contributing member of the community".

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 05:14:04 GMT
In pictures: Scottish archaeological finds
Three photographers were commissioned to record discoveries made in this year's season of digs.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:39:34 GMT
What is being done to ease the ambulance 'crisis'?
The military are being brought in to drive ambulances - but shortages of beds and NHS staff remain.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 23:18:38 GMT
Community in race to buy remotest mainland pub
Locals are facing a challenge from potential private buyers to purchase The Old Forge in Knoydart.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:24:28 GMT
'NHS needs more than sticking plasters'
The Scottish government is accused of "hiding behind Covid" over problems in the NHS.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 19:50:20 GMT
COP26: Police dogs in training ahead of the summit in Glasgow
Police dogs and their handlers are taking part in training exercises ahead of COP26.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 14:07:38 GMT
Covid in Scotland: First vaccinated care home resident receives booster dose
The first care home resident to receive a Covid-19 vaccine in Scotland has been given a booster dose.

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 18:44:22 GMT
'Why did my mother wait so long for an ambulance?'
The son of an elderly woman who had to lie on the floor waiting for an ambulance says he wants answers.

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 13:05:24 GMT
Ian Blackford challenges Johnson on inflation rate
SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford says the government needs a winter plan for working families.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 20:40:52 GMT
Celtic 3-0 Raith Rovers: Jota, Abada & Turnbull send hosts into League Cup semi-final
Celtic respond to back-to-back defeats against Real Betis and Livingston by strolling into the Scottish League Cup semi-finals at the expense of second-tier Raith Rovers.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 07:08:43 GMT
Scottish Gossip: Griffiths, Giakoumakis, Celtic, Hibs, Rangers, Dundee, Aberdeen
Dundee striker faces five-match ban as Celtic striker's debut is delayed by injury.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 20:39:08 GMT
Dundee United 1-3 Hibernian: Visitors breeze into League Cup semi-final
Hibernian reach a fifth consecutive cup semi-final as they breeze past Dundee United in the League Cup last eight at Tannadice.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 22:00:21 GMT
URC: Edinburgh & Glasgow look to improve on disappointing seasons
Edinburgh and Glasgow Warriors endured difficult times last season - will the new campaign bring better for Scotland's pro sides?

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:27:17 GMT
Leigh Griffiths: Dundee striker apologises over flare incident in St Johnstone cup tie
Leigh Griffiths apologises after the Dundee striker appeared to kick a flare into a stand during the defeat by St Johnstone.