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Five fun things to do outdoors in Scotland during lockdown phase one

Five fun things to do outdoors in Scotland during lockdown phase one

25 minutes ago   |   Daily Record

Scots are now free to travel to meet friends and family but have been advised to stay local.
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'It's going to get wild': Scotland begins to ease coronavirus lockdown

25 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

National parks prepare for influx of visitors as Scots are told they can socialise beyond their immediate households Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus...
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Airport and zoo to be used as drive-in cinema venues

Airport and zoo to be used as drive-in cinema venues

37 minutes ago   |   Metro

Birmingham Airport and Edinburgh Zoo will be used as Drive Ins Several venues across the UK will be changed into temporary drive-in cinemas this summer. Birmingham Airport and...
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Police stress lockdown message as heatwave hits the Highlands

45 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

Police are encouraging people to “take personal responsibility” and “do the right thing” as warm weather is expected to hit the north of Scotland this weekend. Despite the...
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Nicola Sturgeon ‘confident' capacity is in place for contact tracing following Western Isles concern

Nicola Sturgeon ‘confident' capacity is in place for contact tracing following Western Isles concern

45 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

Nicola Sturgeon has insisted she is “confident” health teams have the resources they need to carry out her test and protect strategy following concerns about the Western Isles...
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Video: Holyrood minister and Dundee councillor say leaving lockdown ‘a long-term balancing act'

53 minutes ago   |   Evening Telegraph

A Scottish Government minister has admitted the 'balancing act' of easing lockdown while still protecting people from Covid-19 is going to be a long-term battle.
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Gavin Rae on his nightmare Rangers audition as he admits technical shortcomings

Gavin Rae on his nightmare Rangers audition as he admits technical shortcomings

57 minutes ago   |   Daily Record

The former Scotland international had a torrid afternoon playing out of position for Dundee.
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Scotland's munros and lochs - the advice on climbing and walking in lockdown

Scotland's munros and lochs - the advice on climbing and walking in lockdown

57 minutes ago   |   Daily Record

Can people visit beauty spots and enjoy outdoor pursuits such as Munro bagging and wild swimming?
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Scottish Sports Minister confirms football and rugby can return in phase 2 of lockdown easing, as Premiership teams given green light to start training on June 11

Scottish Sports Minister confirms football and rugby can return in phase 2 of lockdown easing, as Premiership teams given green light to start training on June 11

59 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

Health, Sport and Wellbeing Minister Joe FitzPatrick has confirmed football's Premiership - as well as top-level rugby and horse racing - can return behind closed doors in...
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CORONAVIRUS LIVE: Flexible furlough scheme to be introduced at the beginning of July

1 hour ago   |   Evening Telegraph

Keep up with the latest updates as the coronavirus pandemic continues throughout Scotland and the UK. Reporters from across the DCT Media titles will keep you up to date with...
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Coronavirus UK: Firms must pay some furlough costs from August

Coronavirus UK: Firms must pay some furlough costs from August

Chancellor Rishi Sunak stressed that the UK schemes would remain 'among the most generous in the world', but said businesses should start taking some of the burden Read more ...

Twitter Labels Another Trump Tweet After President Suggests Protesters Will...

Twitter Labels Another Trump Tweet After President Suggests Protesters Will Be Shot

After a night of unrest in Minneapolis, Trump tweets that 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts,' prompting Twitter to affix a warning label to the message for... Read more ...

Police arrest CNN reporter live on air as he covers George Floyd protests

Police arrest CNN reporter live on air as he covers George Floyd protests

Footage broadcast live on CNN showed armed officers handcuffing reporter Omar Jimenez as he was detained with his producer and cameraman while covering protests over the death... Read more ...

How to watch the PS5 reveal event on 4 June 2020: The Future of Gaming...

How to watch the PS5 reveal event on 4 June 2020: The Future of Gaming livestream

PlayStation will host a special PS5 online event on Monday 4 June at 1pm PDT - 9pm BST in the UK. There are few details on what to expect, although previous rumours pointed to... Read more ...

Six Premier League games to be played at neutral venues at police request...

Six Premier League games to be played at neutral venues at police request including Liverpool vs Everton

SIX Premier League games will be played at neutral venues due to a request from the police. Liverpool's clash against Everton - which could see Jurgen Klopp's side secure the... Read more ...

Dates set for the FA Cup

Dates set for the FA Cup

The English FA Cup will resume on June 27 and 28, with the Final at Wembley Stadium on August 1. Read more ...

Belly Mujinga: No further action over death of rail worker from COVID-19...

Belly Mujinga: No further action over death of rail worker from COVID-19 after 'spitting attack'

British Transport Police say no further action will be taken after a train ticket collector who was allegedly spat at died with coronavirus. Read more ...

Pilot flies to RAF base in Anglesey ‘as he wanted to go to beach in lockdown'

Pilot flies to RAF base in Anglesey ‘as he wanted to go to beach in lockdown'

The Pilatus PC12 plane which took off from Fairoaks airfield in Surrey before flying to north Wales A pilot landed without permission on a closed RAF airfield in North Wales... Read more ...

Kylie Jenner stripped of billionaire status as Forbes makes major U-turn...

Kylie Jenner stripped of billionaire status as Forbes makes major U-turn amid claims of ‘web of lies' over cosmetics brand

Kylie Jenner was named the youngest ‘self-made billionaire' in 2019 Forbes has backtracked on Kylie Jenner's billionaire status, alleging she isn't quite as rich as she made... Read more ...

Arsenal make first transfer of summer as George Lewis, 19, signs contract...

Arsenal make first transfer of summer as George Lewis, 19, signs contract after successful trial

ARSENAL have reportedly completed their first signing of the summer, capturing teenage winger George Lewis. The Gunners are hoping to reshape their squad on a tight budget in... Read more ...