Innovative measures are taken by residents in the Lantern Bar, Galway, after the “pubs will be closed until March 29” announcement tonight. … More DESPERATE TIMES REQUIRE DESPERATE MEASURES
Jackie Baillie said: “It is with real regret that I have to cancel the two planned public meetings to defend the Out of Hours service at the Vale of Leven hospital, but the situation with coronavirus is too serious and I do not want to risk spreading the infection. … More BAILLIE CANCELS MEETINGS TO AVOID SPREAD OF COVID 19
Police in Oban are appealing for information following a series of break-ins to commercial properties in the surrounding area. … More POLICE APPEAL AFTER BREAK-INS AROUND OBAN
Childrens’ charities have accused Scottish football clubs of failing to protect young players from sexual abuse, following research from The Ferret which shows nearly two-thirds of Premiership and Championship teams have no dedicated safeguarding officer. … More FOOTBALL HAS QUESTIONS TO ANSWER OVER PLAYER SAFETY
Great gesture to the elderly from the Hotel Doolin in Connemara.
In a statement posted on its Twitter page, the management of Grogan’s Castle Lounge on William Street said that due to the “small size of our pub it is impossible to ensure our customers and staff keep the recommended social distancing”. It said it would close on Saturday night until March 29th. … More TIME TO DRINK UP IN IRISH PUBS TO COME SOON?
Police in West Dunbartonshire are appealing for information following an incident of wilful fire-raising in Balloch and Renton. … More POLICE HUNT FOR FIRE RAISERS IN VALE AND RENTON