Covid in Scotland: Two deaths and more than 1000 new cases recorded

Source:: The National Covid in Scotland: Two deaths and more than 1000 new cases recorded ANOTHER two people have died in Scotland after contracting Covid-19, the Government has announced. Read the full article:: The National Covid in Scotland: Two deaths and more than 1000 new cases recorded

Scottish independence: Unionists mock author's claim about William and Kate

Source:: The National Scottish independence: Unionists mock author’s claim about William and Kate IT takes a lot for a Unionist to come out with something so daft that fellow Unionists dare to speak out against it. Read the full article:: The National Scottish independence: Unionists mock author’s claim about William and Kate

Holyrood: Drug policy minister seeks four nations meeting on law change

Source:: The National Holyrood: Drug policy minister seeks four nations meeting on law change SCOTLAND’S drugs policy minister has called for a four nations meeting to discuss reform of drugs legislation. Read the full article:: The National Holyrood: Drug policy minister seeks four nations meeting on law change

GB News victimhood seeking and the EU

Source:: Wee Ginger Dug GB News victimhood seeking and the EU Whenever you see that Neil Oliver is trending on social media it’s like getting a phone call at two o’clock in the morning. You might not know what it is exactly, but you already know that it’s going to be nothing good. On Friday the bold Neil was all over Twitter, trying to stir up something to allow him to feel victimised before the start of his new show on the British version of Fox News. GB News, headed by… Read the full article:: Wee Ginger Dug […]

Peter Cruddas: Boris Johnson faces new legal challenge over peerage for Tory donor

Source:: The National Peter Cruddas: Boris Johnson faces new legal challenge over peerage for Tory donor BORIS Johnson’s government faces yet another legal challenge, this time over the Prime Minister’s decision to overrule a House of Lords move to block one of his nominations from becoming a peer. Read the full article:: The National Peter Cruddas: Boris Johnson faces new legal challenge over peerage for Tory donor

The Downside of Qualifying – Scotland’s Football Songs

Source:: Bella Caledonia The Downside of Qualifying – Scotland’s Football Songs As a smattering of official and unofficial attempts appear and disappear on radio and social media, I’m not quite sure what the official Scotland Euros song is. I was tempted to make a playlist of World Cup and Euros songs but I remembered that Bella’s readers are not all that bad, not so bad that […] Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia The Downside of Qualifying – Scotland’s Football Songs

Faith over experience

Source:: Wings Over Scotland Faith over experience Read the full article:: Wings Over Scotland Faith over experience

Lulu among Scots on birthday honours list as officials recognised for pandemic work

Source:: The National Lulu among Scots on birthday honours list as officials recognised for pandemic work A POP sensation, a trailblazing female finance leader, a renowned whisky writer, and Scotland’s recently retired chief nursing officer are among those recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Read the full article:: The National Lulu among Scots on birthday honours list as officials recognised for pandemic work

Lord Advocate vows ‘robust approach’ after rise in hate crime

Source:: The National Lord Advocate vows ‘robust approach’ after rise in hate crime THERE has been a 4% increase in the number of charges with at least one element of hate crime in Scotland in the last year, according to new figures. Read the full article:: The National Lord Advocate vows ‘robust approach’ after rise in hate crime

Our post-independence democracy should let all play their part

Source:: The National Our post-independence democracy should let all play their part LET’S heed the warning signs. The Westminster Parliament provided devolution under pressure from the Council of Europe Read the full article:: The National Our post-independence democracy should let all play their part

Kirkcaldy beach will be covered in Saltires today for distanced indy event

Source:: The National Kirkcaldy beach will be covered in Saltires today for distanced indy event WITH marches and rallies for independence across Scotland cancelled because of the pandemic, organisers have been looking for innovative ways to protest in safety, and if there are areas of the country that are safer than most then they are our glorious Scottish beaches. Read the full article:: The National Kirkcaldy beach will be covered in Saltires today for distanced indy event

Teaching union backs motion to recognise Scots’ right to decide their future

Source:: The National Teaching union backs motion to recognise Scots’ right to decide their future SCOTLAND’S largest teaching union has overwhelmingly backed a motion which recognises the sovereign right of the people of Scotland to decide their future. Read the full article:: The National Teaching union backs motion to recognise Scots’ right to decide their future

Education Secretary pledges action to cut teachers’ time in class

Source:: The National Education Secretary pledges action to cut teachers’ time in class NEW Education Secretary Shirley-Anne Somerville has said she wants progress to be made in cutting the amount of time teachers spend in the classroom “as soon as possible”. Read the full article:: The National Education Secretary pledges action to cut teachers’ time in class

Still time to register for today's Radical Independence Conference

Source:: The National Still time to register for today’s Radical Independence Conference THERE is still time – just – to register for today’s Radical Independence Conference 2021 which will bring people together for a much needed day of discussion, planning, strategising and training. Read the full article:: The National Still time to register for today’s Radical Independence Conference

Filmmaking fan charts the ups and downs of the Tartan Army since 1998

Source:: The National Filmmaking fan charts the ups and downs of the Tartan Army since 1998 A SCOTTISH football fan and filmmaker has produced a video tracking the ups and downs of the Tartan Army from the World Cup in France in 1998 to the delayed 2020 Euros, which kicked off last night. Read the full article:: The National Filmmaking fan charts the ups and downs of the Tartan Army since 1998