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Scottish households see biggest rise in wealth in UK

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Average speed cameras on the A9 between Dunblane and Inverness have significantly cut casualties. Picture:  SWNS

Deaths down by one third since A9 cameras installed

Transport

Video: Edinburgh Festival finale goes off with a bang

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Council leader quits over backlash from Legoland trip

Aberdeen 8

Stopping Cup final pitch invasion ‘could have caused deaths’

News 28

Angela Constance to meet Labour-led group to discuss funding

Politics 11
Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell. Picture: Isabel Infantes/PA Wire

Scotland’s electoral map set to be redrawn

News 26
The current ban has an impact on live music events. Stock image

Council delay noise disruption decision

News 4
Andrew McCornick said farmers and crofters 'play a vital role' in rural communities. Picture: Contributed

Andrew McCornick voices NFU’s fears on land reform

Farming 1

Council leader quits over backlash from Legoland trip

Aberdeen 8
A judgment to be handed down on Tuesday follows a three-year probe Picture: PA Wire

Apple face huge bill after EU probe into Irish tax deal

Politics 8
Liam Fox has said that we must welcome new investors post-Brexit

Record breaking foreign investment in Britian pre-Brexit

Politics 5
Angela Constance will meet to hear concerns Picture: JP

Angela Constance to meet Labour-led group to discuss funding

Politics 11

Scotland’s electoral map set to be redrawn

News 26

Young and educated ‘more engaged by Independence debate’

News 15

Income tax may double for Scots after independence - Gordon Brown

Politics 183
Average speed cameras on the A9 between Dunblane and Inverness have significantly cut casualties. Picture:  SWNS

Deaths down by one third since A9 cameras installed

Transport
Thousands of rails passengers dodge paying for a ticket. Picture: John Devlin

ScotRail say 900,000 journeys made fraudulently each year

News 20
Two pilots have appeared in court after being arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol at Glasgow Airport. Picture: PA

‘Drunk’ pilots arrested at Glasgow Airport released on bail

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The transport industry is seeking new staff all the time  and not just drivers. Picture: iStock Editorial

Martin Reid: National Lorry Week highlights work opportunities

Opinion

CalMac announce plans for transforming ferry services

News 3

Slump in bus routes across Scotland ‘must be investigated’

Politics 15

Two pilots arrested ‘under the influence’ at Glasgow Airport

Transport 8
The incident took place at Travel Lodge Waterloo Place. Picture; Ian Georgeson

West Lothian teacher struck off after sleeping with student

News 2
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Scottish teachers to ballot for strike action

News
Exterior view of Whitburn Academy.

West Lothian teacher faces ban after being accused of sleeping with pupil

News
LIam Fee was murdered by his mother and her civil partner. Picture: PA

Liam Fee’s social worker branded ‘erratic’ by manager

News
The Curriculum for Excellence has created a climate of fear. Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto

New advice sent out to reduce pressure on Scots teachers

Education 2
Education Secretary John Swinney. Picture: John Devlin

John Swinney to meet with historic child abuse survivors

Politics 4
Scientists are a step closer to developing a test for early-stage Parkinson's disease. Picture: PA

Scientists close on test for early-stage Parkinson’s disease

Tech 5

Councils challenge SNP vow to double free childcare

Education 67

Leader: Parents’ lives will be transformed by nursery plan

Opinion 8

Jane Bradley: Regulation is needed for tutors

Opinion 2

Shortlist revealed for student entrepreneurs contest

Companies 3
The current ban has an impact on live music events. Stock image

Council delay noise disruption decision

News 4
Venturefest Scotland will see three teams pitch their ideas for tackling air pollution. Picture: Contributed

Young innovators battle it out against air pollution

Tech 1
Mobile phones background. Pile of different modern smartphones. 3d

Edinburgh University team salvage gold from mobiles

News
The potential of wind power to deliver much of Scotlands energy needs is already well known. Picture: John Devlin

Leaders: Dream of self-sufficiency takes a step forward

Opinion 19

World first as tidal turbine system supplies national grid with electricity

Energy 14

Ilona Amos: Doing our bit to keep beaches safe for wildlife

Opinion

Highland community hydro project reaches £900,000 milestone

News 17
The most common reason for delay was getting medication. Picture: John Devlin

Two in five patients delayed when leaving Scottish hospitals

Health
An additional 40 full-time officers would be needed to fully address the gap in staffing level. Picture: Contributed

Scots councils urgently need more mental health officers

Politics 3
Scientists are a step closer to developing a test for early-stage Parkinson's disease. Picture: PA

Scientists close on test for early-stage Parkinson’s disease

Tech 5
With 72,000 children across Scotland currently receiving treatment for asthma, there are fears that a lack of proper management of the condition was causing problems. Picture: Chris Rogers

Lack of Scots asthma care causes ‘unacceptable’ death rates

News 7
Pancreatic cancer survivor Noreen Leighton. Picture: contributed

Scots scientists lead cancer resistance trial

News
DermalClinic. Picture: Contributed

Scottish spa treatment: DermalClinic, Edinburgh

Health
Lily Jencks at the London Maggies Centre. Picture: Debra Hurford

Lily Jencks on success of Maggie’s Centres 20 years on

Lifestyle

Alcohol price plan ‘will harm biggest drinkers’

News 31

Leading scientist suspended amid ‘research misconduct’ investigation

News 17

Tragic teen footballer saves two lives with organ donation

News 10

Smokers sought for study on safety of e-cigarettes

News
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Kittens make 500 mile journey in plant machinery

News
Monzo chief executive Tom Blomfield says major lenders face being swept away by new technology. Picture: Monzo/PA Wire

Challenger bank says rivals ‘face ruin’ from tech

Financial 3
Barclays research shows that wealth, spending or earnings rose throughout the UK in the 12 months to April 2016, while jobless rates fell. Picture: PA

Scottish households see biggest rise in wealth in UK

News 35

Trial of Labour MP accused of assaulting Yes supporter adjourned

News 6

Wallets lighter with contactless payments on the rise

UK

Theresa May calls Cabinet to discuss plans for Brexit

Politics 12

Lord Janner abuse claims ‘should be heard in court’

UK 1
A judgment to be handed down on Tuesday follows a three-year probe Picture: PA Wire

Apple face huge bill after EU probe into Irish tax deal

Politics 8
Actor Gene Wilder starred in film classics such as Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and Young Frankenstein. Picture: AP

Willy Wonka actor Gene Wilder dies, aged 83

Film 5
Demonstrators protest against Frances burkini ban outside the French Embassy in London. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Isolation isn’t the answer to division

Opinion 12
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Kittens make 500 mile journey in plant machinery

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Photographer captures Milky Way from North Uist

News 8

Woman seeks to rehome 41 cats after spending £8000 bringing them home from Spain

News 18
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Reindeer enjoy the Cairngorms snow in summer weather

Odd 5

Judge says ‘LOL’ as he jails man over Facebook boast

Glasgow 1

Alan Cumming ‘cures’ Nicola Sturgeon’s fear of dogs

News 76

Is this one of the best hat-tricks of all time?

News 7
Actor Gene Wilder starred in film classics such as Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and Young Frankenstein. Picture: AP

Willy Wonka actor Gene Wilder dies, aged 83

Film 5
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds performed in Glasgow. Picture: Jane Barlow

Noel Gallagher jokes with Celtic fans during Glasgow gig

Music 23
Trump with, from left to right, his sister Maryanne Trump Barry and cousins Willie Murray, Alasdair Murray, Calum Murray and Chrissie Murray at the house in Tong where his mother was brought up

Insight: Why does the Trump trail go cold in the Hebrides?

World 24
Comedian Frankie Boyle has criticised 'risk averse' TV comedy in the UK. Picture: Robert Perry

Frankie Boyle warns ‘risk averse’ TV comedy becoming ‘stale’

TV & Radio 13
Airports provide a vital link for Scotlands Highlands and Islands. Picture: Contributed

High flyers see island life doesn’t stay too grounded

Opinion
The transport industry is seeking new staff all the time  and not just drivers. Picture: iStock Editorial

Martin Reid: National Lorry Week highlights work opportunities

Opinion
The gap was close to 20 per cent last year. Picture: PA

Take steps to address any gender pay gap now

Opinion
Michael Haywood, head teacher who recreated prestigious English school in Thailand. Picture: Contributed

Obituary: Michael Robert Haywood, headmaster

Obituaries
Former chair, NHS Highland. Picture: Ewen Weatherspoon

Obituary: Caroline Thomson OBE, former chair, NHS Highland

Obituaries
A scene from the Long Good Friday, a film produced by Barry Hanson. Picture: Kobal Collection

Obituary: Barry Hanson, British film producer

Obituaries
George Fraser, Burma veteran and licensed grocer. Picture: Contributed

Obituary: George Fraser MBE TD, soldier and licensed grocer

Obituaries
Prunella Scales and John Cleese in Fawlty Towers, a high watermark for TV comedy that the BBC isnt touching in its rush to remake. Picture: BBC

Aidan Smith: Are we being well-served by elderly sitcoms remakes?

Opinion 2
The potential of wind power to deliver much of Scotlands energy needs is already well known. Picture: John Devlin

Leaders: Dream of self-sufficiency takes a step forward

Opinion 19
Rubbish on beaches is not just an inconvenience for us, it also poses a major hazard for our wildlife. Picture: Contributed

Ilona Amos: Doing our bit to keep beaches safe for wildlife

Opinion
Airports provide a vital link for Scotlands Highlands and Islands. Picture: Contributed

High flyers see island life doesn’t stay too grounded

Opinion
Demonstrators protest against Frances burkini ban outside the French Embassy in London. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Isolation isn’t the answer to division

Opinion 12
The transport industry is seeking new staff all the time  and not just drivers. Picture: iStock Editorial

Martin Reid: National Lorry Week highlights work opportunities

Opinion
St Kilda was finally evacuated on economic grounds in 1930

On this day: St Kilda was evacuated on ‘economic’ grounds

Opinion

Bill Jamieson: Injecting activism into passive investments

Opinion

Take steps to address any gender pay gap now

Opinion

Don’t just take the plunge on Twitter

Opinion

The price to pay for full cost court fees is too high

Opinion 1