Lothian County, Scotland

Lothian County, Scotland Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lothian County, Scotland.

Results 1 - 20 of 7,458 in Lothian County, Scotland

  1. General Election 2015: What a future coalition could look likeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies After Ed Miliband falls more than 30 seats short of an overall majority, the only way he can guarantee inheriting the keys to Downing Street is through a deal with the SNP.

    Comment?

  2. Murder Trial Latest: Woman speaks of chilling moment she saw hooded man by scene of Jon-Jo murderRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lancashire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A WOMAN has spoken of the chilling moment a man wearing a black balaclava turned and glared at her as Jon-Jo Highton lay fatally wounded in a Preston street.

    Comment?

  3. WRAPUP 5-U.S. labor market flexes muscles as February payrolls soarRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February and the jobless rate fell to its lowest level since the spring before President Barack Obama took office, which could put pressure on the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in June. Nonfarm payrolls increased 295,000 last month after rising 239,000 in January, the Labor Department said on Friday.

    Comment?

  4. Fed Seen 'Firmly on Course' for June Rate Hike Despite Jobs DataRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February and the jobless rate fell to a more than 6-1/2-year low of 5.5 percent, which could put pressure on the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in June. Nonfarm payrolls increased 295,000 last month after rising 239,000 in January, the Labor Department said on Friday.

    Comment?

  5. Roadworks planned at MusselburghRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Eastlothian Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. From 15th March the B6415 from the east side of the Oldcraighall Roundabout to the west side of Mayfield Crescent, Musselburgh will, be closed until Thursday 2nd April to allow essential works to be carried out.

    Comment?

  6. Police appeal after jewellery stolen from houses in East LothianRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Eastlothian Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Police are keen to trace two men who were seen in the area around the time of the break-in.

    Comment?

  7. Amateur dramatics as Young claims South African titleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    It's a long way from Pretoria to Perthshire but Danny Young will travel back to the Big County this week having made a big impact by romping to victory in the South African Amateur Championship at the Silver Lakes club. It's a long way from Pretoria to Perthshire but Danny Young will travel back to the Big County this week having made a big impact by romping to victory in the South African Amateur Championship at the Silver Lakes club.

    Comment?

  8. Why it is time for Westminster to decant to ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    THE IDEA that the Houses of Parliament might have to be "abandoned" in the next 20 years has caused fits of the vapours among those and such as those. THE IDEA that the Houses of Parliament might have to be \"abandoned\" in the next 20 years has caused fits of the vapours among those and such as those.

    Comment?

  9. Seattle-bound jet returns to London due to 'technical problem'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KOMO News

    A British Airways jet enroute from Heathrow airport to Seattle had to turn back to London after a suspected technical problem triggered a mid-air emergency. Flight BA49, a Boeing 777, had left Heathrow at about 2:35 p.m. London time on Friday, bound for Seattle.

    Comment?

  10. Where to get away from your fellow travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Want to get away from the obvious tourist spots? Here are some suggestions on getting off the beaten path in Western Europe. Skip the urban, beaten path - London, Edinburgh and so on - and drive the countryside.

    Comment?

  11. WRAPUP 4-U.S. labor market flexes muscles as February payrolls soarRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February and the jobless rate fell to a more than 6-1/2-year low of 5.5 percent, which could put pressure on the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in June. Nonfarm payrolls increased 295,000 last month after rising 239,000 in January, the Labor Department said on Friday.

    Comment?

  12. Wallyford medical facility could ease GP waitsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Eastlothian Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Pressure on GP services in Musselburgh could ease, thanks to a major housing development planned for the outskirts of Wallyford.

    Comment?

  13. Murder Trial Latest: Friend's emotional account of Jon-Jo's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Lancashire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A WOMAN who witnessed the murder of her friend, Preston teenager Jon-Jo Highton has been giving a harrowing account of the final minutes she spent with him.

    Comment?

  14. Man admits murder bid on 86-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Newsday

    A man who stabbed an 86-year-old in the neck as he walked home from a supermarket in Edinburgh has admitted attempted murder. Ian Macdonald, 55, said "I am very sorry about this" before severing Eric Martin's jugular vein in the attack.

    Comment?

  15. Dress debate used to highlight abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BBC News

    A world-wide debate that started in Scotland about the colour of a dress has influenced the imagery for a new Salvation Army South Africa campaign. Alana MacInnes, of Uist, and Caitlin McNeill, from Colonsay, asked people online whether they saw the colour as gold and white or blue and black.

    Comment?

  16. What is the Foehn effect?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BBC News

    The west of Scotland is set to be hammered by heavy, persistent rain in the coming days because of weather fronts moving in from the Atlantic. However, the east of the country will continue to escape largely dry, with the north east being bright and unseasonably mild.

    Comment?

  17. Children save dumped puppies from Queensferry binRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    RSPCA officers say some of the puppies - thought to be Staffordshire crosses - still had their umbilical cords attached and could have died had the youngsters not found them and called Flintshire County Council's dog warden. "They all appeared to be fine but are very young as some of them had their umbilical cords still attached.

    Comment?

  18. Supporter Newsletter: February 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Open Rights Group

    This month we launched our Scotland Office, a new local group in Oxford and #digitalrightsmatter, a day of fundraising and awareness for our campaigning work. Thanks for supporting our work and taking part in our campaigns.

    Comment?

  19. Police chiefs recalled to HolyroodRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BBC News

    Senior Police Scotland officers have been recalled to answer further questions from MSPs about officers carrying firearms at routine incidents. The committee heard that armed officers had engaged with the public at more than 1,600 non-firearms incidents since October.

    Comment?

  20. Uni research funding announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BBC News

    The Scottish Funding Council says the money will help Scotland "carry on being a winner in the competitive world of university research" The Scottish Funding Council has announced a A 700m funding package for Scottish university research for the next three years. The A 120m Innovation Centre programme was announced in 2012 and has brought together industry, healthcare and university researchers to work in collaboration to accelerate product and service development.

    Comment?