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JAMIE TAGGART, 41, from Argyll and Bute, failed to return home from a plant-hunting trip to the northern mountainous region of Vietnam last month as his family reveal he has not been seen since November 2. Jamie Taggart, from Argyll and Bute in Scotland, failed to return from a plant-hunting trip to the northern mountainous region earlier this ... (more)
The Scottish Colourist Series is a project by the National Galleries of Scotland to mount major retrospectives of the work of that movement's three leading lights.
The party's fortunes there may rest not with its candidate, but with an unseen report written by investigators probing allegations of vote-rigging involving the powerful Unite union James Cusick is political correspondent of The Independent and The Independent on Sunday.
So it's a dreich autumn day in rural Scotland. The rain's getting heavier, and the light's starting to close in.
It stirred memories of their wedding, which we attended a year-and-a-half ago, in Edinburgh, Scotland, where they met.
First TransPennine Express services between Newcastle and York were cancelled from 6.11am.
IT has not yet been determined how fast the 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that Roger was driving was going at the time of the fatal crash.
Scots actor Colin McCredie also joined in with the numerous jokes on Twitter saying: "Only in Glasgow would a train be delayed by a trampoline on the line!!" Fed up passengers who had only been travelling for five minutes from Glasgow's Queen Street station registered their shock at the incident on social media.
Services along the mainline, which can be accessed from Lincolnshire, are also being affected by debris on the tracks near Wakefield.
High winds and rain are causing havoc with transport, with those intending to travel by road, rail and air all affected.
Large parts of the UK have been warned to brace themselves for terrible weather conditions today, with gale-force winds and the most serious tidal surge for 30 years threatening to flood the east coast of England.
COMEDIAN Ben Verth in Edinburgh swears to us, and who are we to doubt him, that he saw a neddish looking young man at a supermarket check-out in the capital being asked by the automatic self-service machine: COMEDIAN Ben Verth in Edinburgh swears to us, and who are we to doubt him, that he saw a neddish looking young man at a supermarket check-out ... (more)
A collection of postcards shows the beauty and wildness of northwest Scotland. Clockwise from top are postcards of Fingal's Cave on the Island of Staffa; the doors to the Glasgow School of Art; the boat Iolaire of Iona; inside Fingal's Cave; the port of Oban; and, in the center, the falls of River Clyde at New Lanark.