Go racing at Hamilton with free wifi

Trailblazing Hamilton Park Racecourse has unveiled a £250,000 investment in the venue ahead of an action-packed 2015 season. The pioneering racecourse – the first in the UK to introduce large scale concerts on non-race nights – is leading the field again with free Wi-Fi for all visitors. Hamilton Park is the first racecourse in Scotland, and the More...

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By admin On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Green Investment Bank funds community renewables

Reacting to news today of £60m of new funding from the Green Investment Bank and the Strathclyde Pension Fund for community-scale renewable schemes across the UK, including the first scheme near Crianlarich, Dr More...

By admin On Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Energy Minister wants fast action from the energy companies

This is the text of a letter which Energy Minister Fergus Ewing sent earlier this week to the Big Six energy companies demanding quicker action on prices. The big six are ScottishPower, SSE, E-on, EDF, RWE/Npower, More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

OBE for head of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce

Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC), Liz Cameron, has been recognised with an Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) for her services to Business and Commerce in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours More...

By admin On Monday, December 29th, 2014

Ebola case confirmed in Glasgow

A confirmed case of Ebola has been diagnosed in Glasgow. NHS Scotland infectious diseases procedures have now been put into effect and the patient has been isolated and is receiving treatment in the specialist Brownlee More...

By admin On Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Update on George Square incident from Police Scotland

UPDATE – MAJOR INCIDENT – GEORGE SQUARE, GLASGOW Assistant Chief Constable Wayne Mawson, Local Policing Commander for the West, said, “This is a tragic incident which has taken place at a very busy More...

By admin On Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Bin lorry mounts pavement in George Square causing number of fatalities

An incident is unfolding in George Square this afternoon where a number of Christmas shoppers may have been killed or injured just after 2.30pm by a bin lorry which reportedly mounted the pavement and came to rest More...

By Reader On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Recycle your Christmas cards and Woodlands Trust will plant more trees

LOCAL WOMAN ‘PLANTS’ THE IDEA OF CHRISTMAS CARD RECYCLING If everyone in Scotland recycles just one Christmas card at Marks & Spencer this year, the Woodland Trust will be able to plant more than 5,295 More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Boys Brigade go far to increase their membership

Members of The Boys’ Brigade Scotland (BB) have completed the final stage of a three-month recruitment challenge, which required members from companies across Scotland to travel 1000km by any means necessary. The More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, November 28th, 2014

Report investigates football’s relationship to domestic abuse

  A report, published today by the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research (SCCJR), highlights a correlation between the occurrence of certain football matches and increased reports of domestic abuse. The More...