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ENGLAND LOCKDOWN LIVE: BORIS JOHNSON TO GIVE PRESS CONFERENCE ON 'NATIONAL RESTRICTIONS FOR ENGLAND'

Boris Johnson is expected to give a press conference this afternoon after media reports suggested he could place England under new...

HOLYROOD ELECTION 2021: WILLIE RENNIE 'VERY OPTIMISTIC' OF LIBERAL DEMOCRAT GAINS

The leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats is "very optimistic" his party can make gains at next year's Holyrood election.

 
 
 

TOM GORDON: NO VICTORY IN SALMOND'S TOTAL WAR WITH STURGEON

IF it sticks to schedule, the Holyrood inquiry into the Alex Salmond affair should be around half-way through its evidence hearings...

ABERDEEN NINE: COUNCILLORS TO REMAIN SUSPENDED FROM SCOTTISH LABOUR UNTIL 2022

Nine Aberdeen councillors are to remain suspended from the Scottish Labour party until 2022.

 
 
 

CALLS FOR NETWORK OF NEW NATIONAL PARKS FOR SCOTLAND

A NETWORK of new national parks should be created to help Scotland tackle the climate emergency, the Liberal Democrats have insisted.

GAS HEATING TO BE BANNED FORM NEW COUNCIL HOMES IN EDINBURGH

NEW council homes being built in Scotland's capital will be banned from having gas central heating as a key part of a pledge for Edinburgh...

 
 
 

WHEN NICOLA STURGEON KNEW ABOUT CARE HOME TRANSFERS KEPT SECRET

NICOLA Sturgeon has been accused of “secrecy” after the Scottish Government refused to hand over details of when the First Minister...

SCOTTISH JEWISH LEADERS 'SADDENED' AFTER RICHARD LEONARD FAILS TO CONDEMN JEREMY CORBYN

SENIOR Scottish Jews have expressed their disappointment in Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard for failing to condemn Jeremy Corbyn.

 
 
 

HOTEL OWNERS 'DISCOURAGED' FROM ACCEPTING TOURISTS FROM LEVEL THREE AREAS SUCH AS CENTRAL BELT

HOTEL owners elsewhere in Scotland have been "discouraged" from accepting bookings from Scots in level three coronavirus areas such...

CORONAVIRUS SCOTLAND: 28 DEATHS OVERNIGHT WITH 1,281 NEW CASES

Almost 30 people have died overnight from coronavirus, according to the Scottish Government.

 
 
 

SENIOR PUPILS IN CENTRAL BELT AND DUNDEE TOLD TO WEAR FACE COVERINGS IN CLASS

OLDER pupils in the Central Belt and Dundee should wear face coverings in class from next week, the Scottish Government has said.

SNP MP ANGUS MACNEIL SAYS HIS PARTY'S 'CUPBOARD IS BARE' ON DELIVERING INDEPENDENCE

A SENIOR SNP MP has savaged his party's lack of a plan to deliver independence, saying “the cupboard is bare”.

 
 
 

DOUGLAS ROSS TELLS BORIS JOHNSON TO EXTEND UNIVERSAL CREDIT UPLIFT

SCOTTISH Conservative leader Douglas Ross has split ranks with Boris Johnson and backed calls for the UK Government to extend a £20...

CORONAVIRUS SCOTLAND: NICOLA STURGEON RESPONDS TO ABERDEEN COUNCIL AND BUSINESS LEADERS' JOINT LETTER

Nicola Sturgeon responds to letter from Aberdeen council and business leaders urging rethink on tier placement

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS SCOTLAND: NICOLA STURGEON ISSUES FULL LOCKDOWN WARNING

Follow along with the latest coronavirus news in Scotland and further afield.

PRET A MANGER'S FOUNDER DISCARDS THE ELDERLY BECAUSE WE STEREOTYPE OUR OLD PEOPLE

IT'S a good thing Pret a Manger is au fait with pickle - and jam - given the sticky situation in which the company's founder dropped...

 
 
 

WHO IS ON BBC QUESTION TIME TONIGHT? 

Fresh from an outing in Edinburgh, Question Time returns tonight on BBC with Jeremy Corbyn, Covid-19, Brexit, free school meals and...

CORONAVIRUS IN SCOTLAND: NICOLA STURGEON URGES SCOTS TO STICK TO COVID RESTRICTIONS

Nicola Sturgeon has addressed the nation to reiterate the importance of sticking to the Tier system in tackling Covid-19.

 
 
 

SCOTTISH UNIVERSITIES RESEARCH 'UNDER THREAT' FROM BREXIT

SCOTLAND'S Universities Minister has warned that research funding for institutions is “under threat” from Brexit.

CORONAVIRUS RECAP: NICOLA STURGEON REVEALS LOCKDOWN LEVELS IN SCOTLAND

Follow along with the latest coronavirus news in Scotland and further afield.

 
 
 



‘Nat van Dijk' & Jota makes his case. again - 5 talking points from...

‘Nat van Dijk' & Jota makes his case. again - 5 talking points from Liverpool 2-1 West Ham

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France v Ireland LIVE: Updates as Ireland seek six-point or bonus point win...

France v Ireland LIVE: Updates as Ireland seek six-point or bonus point win to secure Six Nations title in Super Saturday climax

It could be an historic night for Ireland as the Six Nations finally comes to a close in France. Read more ...

James Bond icon Sir Sean Connery has died age 90

James Bond icon Sir Sean Connery has died age 90

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Furlough payments extended as Boris Johnson puts England in second lockdown

Furlough payments extended as Boris Johnson puts England in second lockdown

Payments to people whose employers have been shut down were expected to stop today - to be replaced by a less generous system. But those on furlough will continue to get 80% of... Read more ...

Hugh Jackman and Piers Morgan lead showbiz tributes as Sir Sean Connery dies...

Hugh Jackman and Piers Morgan lead showbiz tributes as Sir Sean Connery dies aged 90: ‘The best James Bond'

Sir Sean Connery has died, aged 90 Sir Sean Connery has died aged 90 . BBC states the iconic James Bond star's family confirmed the news of his death. Following the sad... Read more ...

France 35-27 Ireland: England win Six Nations after impressive French display

France 35-27 Ireland: England win Six Nations after impressive French display

England were handed the Six Nations title after France put in a scintillating display to overpower Ireland 35-20 at the Stade de France. Read more ...

Oleksandr Usyk gives himself just THREE out of ten for Derek Chisora...

Oleksandr Usyk gives himself just THREE out of ten for Derek Chisora performance at Wembley Arena

The undefeated Ukrainian boxer ranked his victorious performance against Derek Chisora as three out of ten and vows to improve in order to become 'undisputed world champion'. Read more ...

Hakim Ziyech ‘feels at home' after scoring first Premier League goal in...

Hakim Ziyech ‘feels at home' after scoring first Premier League goal in Chelsea's victory over Burnley

Hakim Ziyech scored his first Premier League goal as Chelsea beat Burnley Hakim Ziyech says he ‘feels at home' at Chelsea after scoring his first Premier League goal to help... Read more ...

What channel is Man Utd vs Arsenal on? TV, live stream, Premier League...

What channel is Man Utd vs Arsenal on? TV, live stream, Premier League kick-off time

Manchester United host Arsenal in the Premier League this weekend but what channel is the match on? Express Sport is on hand with all the TV and live stream information. Read more ...

Fred and Rose West's son, 40, 'found dead in hostel in suspected drug overdose'

Fred and Rose West's son, 40, 'found dead in hostel in suspected drug overdose'

Barry West, 40, had long battled drug addiction, nightmares and psychiatric problems, according to reports. He was found dead from a suspected overdose at a hostel in... Read more ...