Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easing in Scotland

Three households will be able to meet indoors in Scotland from tomorrow, Nicola Sturgeon has announced. The Scottish First Minister said the rules were being relaxed on mixing indoors – but there will be a maximum limit of eight people. Outdoors up to five different households will be permitted to gather, but there is a … Read more Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easing in Scotland

Coronavirus Scotland: 14-day quarantine for visitors from Spain

Britons can travel to 73 destinations – including France, Italy, Spain, Germany, New Zealand, Malta and Barbados – with no mandatory quarantine upon returning to England from July 10. The government’s official website does not immediately specify whether the countries on the list will reciprocate the quarantine-free arrangements. It instead urges travellers to check the individual rules … Read more Coronavirus Scotland: 14-day quarantine for visitors from Spain

Holidaymakers travelling to Scotland from Spain MUST quarantine for 14 days

Britons can travel to 73 destinations – including France, Italy, Spain, Germany, New Zealand, Malta and Barbados – with no mandatory quarantine upon returning to England from July 10. The government’s official website does not immediately specify whether the countries on the list will reciprocate the quarantine-free arrangements. It instead urges travellers to check the individual rules … Read more Holidaymakers travelling to Scotland from Spain MUST quarantine for 14 days

Former CPS chief prosecutor urges Scotland Yard to ‘thoroughly’ investigate Dominic Cummings’ trip

Former CPS chief prosecutor Nazir Afzal urges Scotland Yard to ‘thoroughly’ investigate Dominic Cummings’ trip from London to Durham Lawyers for Afzal written to Met chief Cressida Dick, Jo Farrell and Max Hill QC He called for ‘thorough investigation’ into 264-mile journey made by Cummings Letters describe investigation by Durham Police as ‘short, narrow and limited’  By George … Read more Former CPS chief prosecutor urges Scotland Yard to ‘thoroughly’ investigate Dominic Cummings’ trip

Voyager joins military response off Scotland after Union Flag respray

Boris Johnson’s new Union Flag-painted RAF Voyager is scrambled to support fighter jets in Scotland as Russian aircraft approached UK airspace RAF Voyager joins Quick Response Action with jets from RAF Lossiemouth today Operation comes one week after returning to the skies following repaint job The Ministry of Defence said no interception was required during … Read more Voyager joins military response off Scotland after Union Flag respray

Face coverings will be COMPULSORY in shops in Scotland from July 10, says Nicola Sturgeon 

Face coverings will be COMPULSORY in shops in Scotland from July 10, says Nicola Sturgeon as she announces two-metre rule will be eased to save hospitality sector Nicola Sturgeon has announced that face coverings will be compulsory in shops New rule in Scotland will come into force from July 10, the First Minister says  Ms … Read more Face coverings will be COMPULSORY in shops in Scotland from July 10, says Nicola Sturgeon 

The world’s most remote pubs and bars, from Scotland to the Pacific via Nevada and the outback

You will definitely work up a thirst navigating to these remote bars – they are the most troublesome-to-reach drinking holes on the planet. Two UK pubs make the list – one in Scotland, one off the Devon coast – along with a bar in the frozen wilds of Antarctica, two boozers in the blistering Australian … Read more The world’s most remote pubs and bars, from Scotland to the Pacific via Nevada and the outback

Stunning images of the British Isles’ incredible islands, from Ireland to Scotland via Cornwall

Dramatic, beautiful, other-worldly, surreal, remote, epic – welcome to the islands of the British Isles. There are over 6,000 of them altogether and so picturing them all would be a tall order – but here we bring you some of the most breathtaking. It’s almost guaranteed that you will stare in disbelief at some of … Read more Stunning images of the British Isles’ incredible islands, from Ireland to Scotland via Cornwall

Three children aged 12, eight and five die in hospital after house fire in Paisley, Scotland 

Three children aged 12, eight and five have died in hospital and their mother is in critical condition after a fire at a flat in Scotland. Fiona Gibson, 12, Alexander James Gibson, eight, and Philip Gibson, five, were rushed to hospital after the upper-cottage flat in Paisley, Renfrewshire, caught ablaze. The siblings – who neighbours … Read more Three children aged 12, eight and five die in hospital after house fire in Paisley, Scotland 

Three children aged 12, eight and five die in hospital after house fire in Scotland 

Three children aged 12, eight and five die and their mother, 39, is fighting for her life after house fire in Scotland Fiona Alexander James and Philip Gibson were all rushed to hospital in Glasgow A 39-year-old woman was taken by ambulance to a different hospital in Paisley Staff at the Royal Alexandra Hospital have … Read more Three children aged 12, eight and five die in hospital after house fire in Scotland