Things Turn Ugly In Massive Glasgow Referendum Standoff

Things Turn Ugly In Massive Glasgow Referendum Standoff

Louise Ridley  20.09.2014
Police are holding back opposing crowds of pro and anti-independence supporters in George Square in Glasgow, amid reports of flag burning...
Gove Declares 'Union Safe' As Results Roll In

Gove Declares 'Union Safe' As Results Roll In

19.09.2014
As the first results in the Scottish referendum delivered comfortable majorities against independence, a senior member of the Westminster...
Scottish Referendum First Results Gives 'No' Lead

Scottish Referendum First Results Gives 'No' Lead

19.09.2014
The first results in the independence referendum have given a boost to pro-UK campaigners, with No securing a comfortable victory in Clackmannanshire...
Count In Glasgow Investigated For 10 Cases Of Suspected Electoral Fraud

Count In Glasgow Investigated For 10 Cases Of Suspected Electoral Fraud

19.09.2014
Officials at the referendum count in Glasgow are investigating 10 cases of suspected electoral fraud at polling stations. Glasgow City...
The Importance of Being Labelled

The Importance of Being Labelled

16.09.2014
The only label that should matter for the future of Scotland is 'Scottish' (or resident of Scotland if we want to be accurate about these...
Why the Scots Would Be Mad to Vote for Independence (Not That I Care)

Why the Scots Would Be Mad to Vote for Independence (Not That I Care)

9.09.2014
So, next week the Scots will decide if they want to be independent. Let me start by declaring a lack of interest in this issue. A complete...
A New Caledonia: Scottish Band in Single Release for Scottish Foodbanks

A New Caledonia: Scottish Band in Single Release for Scottish Foodbanks

19.08.2014
The Scottish band The Libations have recorded and released a cover of Caledonia which has taken social media by storm and is backed with...
Captain Loses Control Of Flybe Plane After False Arm Came Off

Captain Loses Control Of Flybe Plane After False Arm Came Off

14.08.2014
A captain lost control of a passenger plane after his artificial arm became detached as he was coming in to land, an accident report has...
Watch The Moment BBC Scotland News Was Videobombed By A Giant Spider

Watch The Moment BBC Scotland News Was Videobombed By A Giant Spider

13.08.2014
Well, we say 'giant'. But he wasn't really - he just looked that way. (They do say the camera adds 10 pounds.) Yes, our little eight-legged...
Glasgow 2014 - The Legacy Question

Glasgow 2014 - The Legacy Question

5.08.2014
Was it Erraid Davies, Scotland's youngest ever competitor (and the youngest at these Games) storming into the history books to win a Bronze...
Naismith Wins Evertonians Hearts Buy Buying Tickets For Unemployed Fans

Naismith Wins Evertonians Hearts Buy Buying Tickets For Unemployed Fans

4.08.2014
Steven Naismith won over Everton supporters with a string of impressive performances last season and he might have won their hearts after...
Athlete On The Run As Commonwealth Team Say They 'Don't Want To Go Home' Over Ebola Fears

Athlete On The Run As Commonwealth Team Say They 'Don't Want To Go Home' Over Ebola Fears

2.08.2014
Many members of Sierra Leone's Commonwealth Games team do not want to return home amid fears over the killer Ebola virus outbreak in their...
Royal Ramblings: 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper Live in London

Royal Ramblings: 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper Live in London

1.08.2014
Piper, who turned 60 in April, has in his lifetime been in an aeroplane crash, stabbed three times and has even beaten cancer... The evening...
Mr Ross Doesn't Work For Free

Mr Ross Doesn't Work For Free

1.08.2014
It wasn't until the end of the shift that one of the girls I was working with let it slip that I wouldn't be getting paid for my time....