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Coronavirus: Calls for Scottish Government to support newspaper industry amid pandemic

5 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

SCOTLAND'S print media should be given government support to help it survive the economic onslaught of the Covid-19 pandemic, Conservatives have insisted.
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Coronavirus in Scotland: Rise in flytipping blights countryside

6 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

SCOTLAND'S countryside is being blighted with junk due to a rise in flytipping, it has been warned.
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Coronavirus in Scotland: Army may be used to get protective gear to carers

6 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

THE UK's armed forces could be used to get vital personal protective equipment to Scotland's health and care workers, the First Minister has said.
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Virtual FMQs as it happened: Nicola Sturgeon confirms Covid-19 death toll rises to 447

7 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirmed the death toll in Scotland has risen to 447 as she faced questions on PPE, care homes and mental health amid the Covid-19 outbreak.
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Coronavirus in Scotland: Airbnb blocks holiday bookings

13 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

AIRBNB has blocked holiday bookings during the coronavirus lockdown following intense political pressure.
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Meghan Gallacher: As we fight the biggest battle of our adult lives, compassion has prevailed in North Lanarkshire

17 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

Cllr Meghan Gallacher is the Leader of the Scottish Conservative and Unionist Group on North Lanarkshire Council. As we face the third week of lockdown, it is understandable...
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Homeless families could have temporary tenancies 'flipped' to permanent housing

18 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

HOMELESS people in Scotland's cities could have temporary tenancies "flipped" to give them more secure permanent accommodation after the Covid-19 outbreak.
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Coronavirus in Scotland: Fears over 'cost of living crisis' amid Covid-19 pandemic

18 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

SCOTLAND is facing a “cost of living” crisis as people struggle to pay bills and food amid the pandemic.
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SPS lecturer creates coronavirus tracking tool for Scotland

19 hours ago   |   Social & Political Science

Dr Tod Van Gunten, a Lecturer in Economic Sociology at the School of Social and Political Science has created a tool aiming to provide a visualisation of the spread of...
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Scotland respond to 'Clap for Boris' as UK applaud the PM

1 day ago   |   Herald Scotland

Many supporters took to the streets on Tuesday evening to show their support for Boris Johnson, Scotland's streets were eerily quiet at 8pm.
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