Everybody’s doing it, but not up here in Scotland. FM Nicola Sturgeon doesn’t think it’s NOT necessary to do it right away, but she was wrong at the outset when she said the same about lockdown. So, if you are going to take public transport or a taxi or venture out shopping then wear a … More WEAR A FACE MASK AND SAVE YOURSELF FROM COVID
The report has been described as “explosive” by Miles Briggs, the Conservative Health spokesperson at the Scottish Parliament. … More BEST AND BIGGEST COVERAGE OF IMPORTANT LOCAL ISSUES IS IN THE DEMOCRAT
The last original episode of River City aired on 18 May – but, during the lockdown, fans have been enjoying River City Rewind, a ten-part series delving into the archives. … More BBC’S RIVER CITY SOAP STILL FILMING
Renton Integrated Healthy Living Centre and Clydebank Health Centre will remain open. The centres can be rapidly re-mobilised should they be required, a Health Board spokesperson said. … More RENTON HEALTHY LIVING CENTRE WILL STAY OPEN
As Mark Twain put it: “This bloody monster whose mate is not findable in human history and whose personality will surely shame hell itself when he arrives there”. … More THE BRIAN WILSON COLUMN
Judges looked for the outstanding and most memorable front page published in a daily regional or local newspaper during the year. … More SOCIETY OF EDITORS
The SNP MP, who beat then Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson in December, collapsed at her home last Wednesday. … More MP AMY RECOVERING FROM BRAIN HAEMORRHAGE
US immigration authorities have been accused of human rights abuses, however, including the rampant use of solitary confinement and the detention of hundreds of pregnant women in allegedly dire conditions. … More WHERE IS COUNCIL STAFF PENSION MONEY GOING?
Scottish Conservative health spokesman Miles Briggs said the “explosive report” was an “utterly damning verdict on the SNP government which planned, commissioned and built this hospital”.
A “large increase” in rats leaving the sewers and infesting local streets and gardens has emerged during the coronavirus pandemic. … More SILENCE OVER REPORTS OF INCREASE IN RATS