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Scotland's Citizens' Assembly convener says £1.37m institution is `good value for money'

6 hours ago   |   The Courier

The convener of Scotland's Citizens' Assembly has insisted the controversial initiative is “good value for money” despite the taxpayer forking out £1.37 million for it.
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Stewartry mum training to tackle Edinburgh Marathon to raise money for Alzheimer Scotland

Stewartry mum training to tackle Edinburgh Marathon to raise money for Alzheimer Scotland

13 hours ago   |   Daily Record

Jan Campbell is tackling the race as dad Jock was diagnosed with dementia in 2014
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Alex Bell: Johnson's new immigration regime slaps ban on Scotland's biggest money-spinner

Alex Bell: Johnson's new immigration regime slaps ban on Scotland's biggest money-spinner

1 day ago   |   Press and Journal

Across this land, from the coffee poured in the cafe to the colostomy bag changed in the ward, low-skilled immigrants are keeping our way of life alive. Boris wants to see if...
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Andrew Haldenby: Even after austerity, shocking amounts of money are wasted by underperforming state bodies

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

Andrew Haldenby is the co-founder of HW, a public services consultancy. The politics of tax-and-spend are reasserting themselves. Several commentators, including the Editor of...
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Hopes Moray community's four-year wait for 24-access to cash may soon be over

1 day ago   |   Press and Journal

A Moray town that is more than six miles from an open cash point will soon have a new machine installed. Cullen residents have been faced with nearly four years of money...
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Funding boost for growing Inverness music festival

2 days ago   |   Press and Journal

A popular traditional music festival that takes place in Inverness has been awarded £17,000 by EventScotland. The Gathering takes place in late May and is one of six events...
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Moray business raises £13,000 to help those fighting lifelong SBH condition

3 days ago   |   Press and Journal

A Moray firm has donated £13,000 to support families across the country suffering from a lifelong condition. Elgin-based Gleaner raised the money for charity Spina Bifida...
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Royal Bank of Scotland changing name to Natwest Group as it seeks to put chequered past behind it

Royal Bank of Scotland changing name to Natwest Group as it seeks to put chequered past behind it

7 days ago   |   Daily Mail

In a bid to draw a line under its near collapse under disgraced former boss Fred Goodwin, recently appointed chief Rose said the rebranding 'marks the start of a new era for...
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RBS to end coal financing by 2030, new chief to pledge

RBS to end coal financing by 2030, new chief to pledge

8 days ago   |   Wessexfm

Royal Bank of Scotland will stop lending money to coal companies by the end of the decade, its new chief executive will say on Friday, as she sets out a vision for it to be "a...
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UK drug barons ditch banks for money service businesses

8 days ago   |   The Guardian

Met's head of specialist crime says MSBs are now thought to be main way to launder cash Drug barons have moved from laundering cash through banks to using smaller money service...
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Royal backlash: Furious demands for Meghan and Harry to repay Frogmore...

Royal backlash: Furious demands for Meghan and Harry to repay Frogmore Cottage money grows

MEGHAN MARKLE and Prince Harry announced they will be leaving the UK in March for good, but calls for them to return the taxpayer's £2.4m they splashed on their Frogmore... Read more ...

Steelmaking returns to Redcar with the potential to create 20,000 jobs

Steelmaking returns to Redcar with the potential to create 20,000 jobs

Tees Valley mayor Ben Houchen said that after weeks of negotiations, he has reached an agreement to buy an 840-acre site on the south bank of the Tees from Thai steel firm, SSI UK. Read more ...

Victoria's Secret goes private in £407m deal

Victoria's Secret goes private in £407m deal

Sycamore Brands will buy 55 per cent of the high-end lingerie brand for about £407m, while the rest is kept by owner L Brands. Chairman and chief executive Les Wexner, 82, will... Read more ...

Gemma Collins has tyres 'slashed' and offers mechanic gifts at her boutique...

Gemma Collins has tyres 'slashed' and offers mechanic gifts at her boutique despite money woes

The GC was out on a shopping trip with her niece and nephew when the AA had to come to their rescue outside Harrods because 'the tyres were slashed' Read more ...

DIRECTOR DEALS: Glaxo boss Emma Walmsley handed £6.6m in shares

DIRECTOR DEALS: Glaxo boss Emma Walmsley handed £6.6m in shares

Walmsley, 50, will receive the 392,260 shares if she and the pharma group hit a number of targets between January 2020 and December 2022. She will have to sit on the stock for... Read more ...

PUNT OF THE WEEK: International research group YouGov

PUNT OF THE WEEK: International research group YouGov

An international research group that gathers data on opinions and is best known for its political surveys and polling, YouGov was founded in 2000 by two former aides to Jeffrey... Read more ...

Factory output and sales of commercial properties soar

Factory output and sales of commercial properties soar

HM Revenue & Customs revealed 11,170 sales completed in January - the highest volume of commercial property sales and the biggest monthly rise in almost 12 years. Read more ...

Kia's new seven-seater Sorento SUV is a triumph, says RAY MASSEY

Kia's new seven-seater Sorento SUV is a triumph, says RAY MASSEY

This new Sorento is another triumph for Korea, which is still celebrating Oscar glory with Bong Joon-ho's film Parasite. Kia has sold more than 53,000 Sorentos in the UK. Read more ...

Barclays faces probe over computer software it used to spy on staff

Barclays faces probe over computer software it used to spy on staff

The High Street bank started trialling the technology last week, which lets managers track how long employees spend at their desks and time spent on tasks. Read more ...

Power couple at the heart of battle for Sirius Minerals

Power couple at the heart of battle for Sirius Minerals

Nichola Pease will join Jupiter Asset Management, which has a 7.8 per cent stake in Sirius. Her husband runs Odey Asset Management, which has built up a 1.3 per cent stake. Read more ...