Category: scotlight

Almost half of all properties in Fife seaside village are holiday homes, research shows

IT is a picturesque seaside village nestled on Scotland's stunning East Neuk of Fife. But pass through at the wrong time of year and you would be forgiven for...

House of Fraser on brink of shutting more than half its stores

House of Fraser is set to unveil plans to close more than half its stores as the retailer’s Chinese owner finalises a restructuring proposal that will put...

Ruth Davidson hated ‘the Vow’ made before 2014’s referendum, new book claims

RUTH Davidson hated "the Vow" promising more powers for Scotland ahead of 2014’s independence referendum and was furious with her counterparts in London...

Theresa May “too weak” to stand up to Donald Trump on tariffs, says Jeremy Corbyn

THERESA May is shamefully “too weak” to stand up to Donald Trump on steel tariffs, Jeremy Corbyn will claim today as he accuses the Prime Minister of trying...

Labour election plan to turn Growth Commission against SNP

SCOTTISH Labour are preparing to weaponise the SNP’s Growth Commission report in an early election campaign by saying it proves the Nationalists are ready to...

Britain will be ‘fully prepared’ for all Brexit scenarios, insists No 10

BRITAIN will be “fully prepared” for a no-deal Brexit, No 10 has insisted, as Theresa May updated the country’s captains of industry on the withdrawal...

Deceased Thorpe ‘hitman’ alive and well in Surrey

THE alleged hitman at the centre of one of Britain’s most extraordinary political scandals has been found living in Surrey more than a year prosecutors declared he...

Pressure grows on May over Northern Ireland abortion law

THERESA May is under growing pressure to reform Northern Ireland’s strict abortion law after a cross-party group of MPs threatened to repeal the 150-year-old...

Scots Muslim leader Mansoor Mahmood says gays should not be condemned although they may go to hell

A Scots Muslim leader has said that being gay is a sin but should not be condemned. Mansoor Mahmood, Imam at the Kirkcaldy Central Mosque, also says that there is a...

Celtic’s Anthony Ralston would love his dream season to be topped by beating England

ANTHONY RALSTON'S season saw the Celtic kid get niggly with Neymar and sign a bumper new deal, before he suffered a knee injury and ended the season at Dundee...