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Government told current drink-driving laws are no longer adequate

6 hours ago   |   Sunday Times Driving

THE DRINK DRIVING limit in England and Wales should be lowered for the first time since the 1960s, according to a new government report, to bring it in line with Scotland's...
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Severe snow warning as temperatures hit -10C with floods ‘around the corner'

Severe snow warning as temperatures hit -10C with floods ‘around the corner'

21 hours ago   |   Metro

A police car drives through heavy snow in Dunstable, Bedfordshire Britain is braced for more flooding as temperatures fall well below freezing after widespread...
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Researchers find way to produce lithium for electric car batteries in the UK

4 days ago   |   Sunday Times Driving

BRITISH researchers working on ways to source lithium, a critical component of the batteries used in electric vehicles, have produced a chemical known as lithium carbonate from...
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Stolen car crashes on M77 in Glasgow after high-speed police chase

Stolen car crashes on M77 in Glasgow after high-speed police chase

6 days ago   |   Daily Record

The Police Scotland helicopter was deployed before the thief crashed on the motorway.
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Police Scotland, including armed officers, spotted at Dundee petrol station after vehicle crashed into pump

7 days ago   |   Evening Telegraph

Police were called to a petrol station after a car crashed into a pump in the early hours of Saturday.
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Scotland's Most Polluted Streets in 2020

Scotland's Most Polluted Streets in 2020

8 days ago   |   Friends of the Earth Scotland

We can reveal that 2020 will be the first year that Scotland doesn't record illegal levels of air pollution. COVID-19 restrictions including Government instructions to stay at...
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Emmerdale spoilers: Priya Kotecha forgives Al Chapman as he chooses her over Debbie Dingle?

Emmerdale spoilers: Priya Kotecha forgives Al Chapman as he chooses her over Debbie Dingle?

10 days ago   |   Metro

Priya Kotecha and Debbie Dingle are hellbent on revenge in Emmerdale , as they plan to take down Al Chapman after discovering he was seeing them both at the same time . Priya...
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Car flips onto roof in horror crash in Glasgow as cops shut road

Car flips onto roof in horror crash in Glasgow as cops shut road

10 days ago   |   Daily Record

Officers from Police Scotland are currently on the scene with one side of the busy road shut off while they deal with the incident.
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‘You wouldn't ask a car mechanic advice on a soufflé': Scottish chefs explain why hospitality needs its own minister

10 days ago   |   The Courier   |   2 articles

The Seat at the Table campaign has been petitioning to get a UK minister of hospitality. Julia Bryce spoke to local chefs to find out what a position like this would mean for...
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‘You wouldn't ask a car mechanic advice on a soufflé': Scottish chefs explain why hospitality needs its own minister

10 days ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

The Seat at the Table campaign has been petitioning to get a UK minister of hospitality. Julia Bryce spoke to Scottish chefs to find out what a position like this would mean...
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The Toyota Yaris was film struggling to maintain grip on the road in icy conditions. Read more ...

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