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UP: A prison officer patrols Younger House, the remand wing of Cornton Vale, which is Scotland's sole women-only prison.
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Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown will today propose six "major" constitutional changes to revamp the UK's relationship with Scotland, in a key speech outlining his vision for the country within the Union.
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AN INDEPENDENT filmmaker from St Austell and his three friends will be going the extra mile when they cycle 800 miles and then climb the highest mountain in the UK.
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Plans to turn Newtown Park into a facility for all the community to use took a step forward this week, as councillors signed over the ground to the new trustees.
The UK's entire nuclear-powered submarine fleet will be told to leave the Clyde and go back to England if Scotland votes for independence in September, the Scottish Government has said.
A consultation is being carried out into the proposed merger of Our Lady's High in Motherwell and Taylor High in New Stevenston.
Work has been ongoing to enhance the quality of greenspace, particularly in the town parks, and the progress has been welcomed by councillor Neil Crooks, chairman of Kirkcaldy Area Committee.
Launching a new council and NHS partnership, Health Secretary Alex Neil recently visited a housing facility for older people in Penicuik.
Restorick was jailed for ten years in 2002 after conning retired civil servant Ralph Pride out of A 454,000 in what was described at the time as the worst deception of the elderly ever brought before a Scottish court.
Revealed: Mum tells of anguish as teenage son was left just hours from death after doctors TWICE failed to spot brain tumours STUART Hutchison, 19, from Clackmannan, was left just 24 hours from death after GPs blamed his headaches and dizzy spells on an ear infection.
CAB cases have increased by 77% across the region over the last three years and have resulted in a plea for an army of volunteers to join its ranks to help the vulnerable.
Alliance Trust Plc, a Scotland-based investment manager, has begun preparations for a possible move to England ahead of the Scottish independence referendum, adding to evidence of corporate unease over the looming vote.
SUPPORTERS from both sides were involved in a fight in Maiden Lane, Covent Garden, after England beat Scotland 3-2 on August 14. FIVE football supporters have been arrested in connection with a brawl following last summer's England-Scotland friendly at Wembley.
A man has been rescued from a 4x4 which was submerged in water up to its windows on a flooded road, fire service officials said.
Maizie Fraser, aged 4, who attends Alehousewells Nursery in Kemnay, was representing Inverurie at the ModelScotland UK contest that was held in the Ponds Hotel, Glasgow on Sunday, .
Victims of hate crime across Aberdeenshire are being urged to make their voices heard and report incidents to the police through a new Scottish Government campaign.