The Scotsman

Follow us on

MSPs bid to scrap Offensive Behaviour at Football Act

News 29
Ian Duncan has been handed a peerage. Picture; Lisa Ferguson

SNP MP condemns decision to hand peerage to Tory candidate

News 45

Billy Connolly receives honorary degree from Strathclyde

Education 3
Light rain
19c
12c

Second independence vote ‘still on the table’

News 167

Scottish folklore traditions in danger of dying out

UK

SNP want Brexit seat in return for ‘not disrupting UK plans’

News 166

Former Hearts-linked businessman launches anti-Brexit push

News 12
The flight deck of HMS Queen Elizabeth is 70 metres wide and 280 metres long  enough space for three football pitches. Picture: Ray Jones/Crown Copyright

HMS Queen Elizabeth prepares to sail from Rosyth dockyard

Politics 32
Sixty years ago, there was another accidental prime minister in Anthony Eden, who didnt last long. Picture: Keystone/Getty Images

Kenny MacAskill: Brexit bluster has replaced bravado as our accidental PM makes return to Eden

News 4
Linfield manager David Healy and his players will face Celtic if they win their first qualifying round clash. Picture: SNS

Linfield and Celtic clash expected to take place on 14 July

Celtic
Rangers are looking to bring Graham Dorrans to Ibrox. Picture: Getty

Rumour Mill: Rangers make third Graham Dorrans bid | Hearts want Kyle Lafferty | Alan Archibald to Oxford?

Premiership 265
It remains to be seen how much of a say Mark Allen will have in player recruitment. Picture: SNS

What will director of football Mark Allen bring to Rangers?

Rangers 5
Paul Lawrie made his admission during a light-hearted interview ahead of this year's Open Championship. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Paul Lawrie claims he saw a ghost in his Aberdeen house

Golf

Swimming hero Dan Wallace suspended for drink driving

More in Sport

Scotland rugby team: Ross Ford to become most capped player

Scotland 6

Dave King hails end of Celtic’s ‘unnatural advantage’

Rangers 63

Warren Gatland names Scot-free Lions line-up for first Test

Rugby union 17
Rickie Fowler with the Scottish Open trophy after his 2015 triumph. Picture: Jane Barlow

Exclusive: Gullane to stage 2018 Scottish Opens

Golf 2

Alan Pattullo: Messi still playing in Maradona’s shadow

Watchdog clears Standard Life’s £11bn Aberdeen Asset deal

Financial 4
The first phase of HS2 is scheduled to start in December 2026. Picture: Contributed

FirstGroup and Stagecoach shortlisted to run HS2 railway

Transport 2
Hornby said the offer 'significantly undervalues' its future prospects. Picture: Donald MacLeod

Model trains firm Hornby rebuffs £27.4m takeover bid

Retail
Michelin factory manager John Reid with First Minister Nicola Sturgeon at the Dundee tyre plant. Picture: Andy Buchanan - Pool/Getty Images

Michelin pumped up with £4.5m boost for Dundee factory

Companies 1

Sandy Hay: Funding for the future of Scottish farming

Farming

Conflict warning over farm plans in Queen’s Speech

Farming 11

Highland Show prepares to open under shadow of Brexit

Farming 1

Business accelerator Acorn Enterprise expands in Dundee

Companies
'Desire for profit does not extend to putting people's safety at risk,' says DJ Alexander boss David Alexander. Picture: Victoria Jones/PA Wire

David Alexander: Fire safety a key priority in rented sector

Management 1

Martin Flanagan: Whitbread wakes up and smells the headwinds

Martin Flanagan
People enjoy the hot weather on the beach in Bournemouth, Dorset, as temperatures soar across England and Wales. Picture: PA

Scotland reacts on twitter to hottest day of the year in England

News
Picture: North Ledaig Caravan Club Site, www.caravanclub.co.uk

Top ten Scottish beaches to wake up to in a campervan

Travel

Brian Ferguson: Leith Theatre is a gem of a venue

Brian Ferguson