Andy Murray Live charity event doubles money raised in second year

Andy Murray Live, the tennis event set up by the British No.1, has doubled the amount of money it has raised for charity in its second year.

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Scott Hastings presents Doddie Weir with his award. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Doddie Weir recognised for contribution to the sporting world

Scottish rugby legend Doddie Weir has been given a special “services to sport” honour in his home city today – months after revealing he is battling motor neurone disease.

Three-year-old Daniel Cornett, with his parents, is presented with the Cash for Kids Award. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Brave toddler raises spirits as Radio Forth honours local heroes

IT was an afternoon of high spirits and high emotion as the Usher Hall hosted the annual Radio Forth Awards ceremony.

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The Old Vic theatre has said 20 people have claimed they were victims of "inappropriate behaviour" by Spacey. Picture: Myung Jung Kim/PA Wire

20 victims of Kevin Spacey ‘inappropriate behaviour’ says Old Vic

The Old Vic has said 20 people have claimed they were victims of “inappropriate behaviour” by Kevin Spacey, its former artistic director.

Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey. Photo: Getty Images

Fresh sexual assault allegations against Hollywood star Kevin Spacey

A former US news anchor has accused Hollywood star Kevin Spacey of sexually assaulting her teenage son.

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Federer in action wearing a kilt. Picture: Getty

Roger Federer dons a kilt as Andy Murray says comeback on track

Sir Andy Murray has welcomed tennis legend Roger Federer to Scotland with homemade shortbread and Irn Bru as he touched down in the country for the first time to compete in a charity event.

The baby will be Andy Murray's second child. Picture: John Devlin

Andy Murray’s wife Kim gives birth to baby girl

Andy Murray’s wife Kim has given birth to a baby girl.

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Outlander's Sam Heughan arriving for the British Academy Scottish Awards at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Glasgow. Picture: PA

Trainspotting wins big at the Scottish Baftas

T2 TRAINSPOTTING claimed three major honours at Scotland’s film and television Oscars – as a host of female stars spoke out over the sexual abuse scandal that has engulfed the industry.

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The legendary singer called for Glasgow fans to apply as extras in late October. Picture: SWNS

Liam Gallagher to film music video at Barras market

Liam Gallagher will begin shooting his new music video at the Barras market in Glasgow on Monday evening.


Met Police investigate Kevin Spacey over alleged sexual assault

Hollywood star Kevin Spacey is being investigated by British police over an alleged sexual assault.

Max Evans. Picture: ITV

Rugby star Max Evans joins cast of ITV’s Dancing on Ice

Scottish rugby star Max Evans has been unveiled as one of the contestants on ITV’s celebrity ice skating competition Dancing on Ice, following in the talent show footsteps of his brother Thom.


Billy Connolly: Men need to ‘get a grip on themselves’ over sexual abuse

Sir Billy Connolly has said “men will have to get a grip on themselves” in the wake of the sexual harassment scandal gripping the entertainment industry.

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Arise Sir Big Yin! Billy Connolly receives knighthood

Comedian and actor Sir Billy Connolly has been knighted at Buckingham Palace today or services to entertainment and charity.

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Prue Leith with her fellow hosts.

Prue Leith accidentally reveals Bake Off winner

Prue Leith has expressed regret after accidentally revealing the winner of the Great British Bake Off, saying: “I’m in too much of a state to talk about it.”

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Limmy has been criticised for Simon Cowell Twitter hoax. Picture: John Devlin

Limmy criticised for ‘sick’ Simon Cowell dead Twitter hoax

Popular Scottish comedian Limmy has been branded “sick” for tweeting a hoax that Simon Cowell had died.

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A casually dressed Tiger Woods arrives at the Palm Beach court. Picture: AP Photo/Alan Diaz

Tiger Woods pleads guilt to reckless driving over damaged Mercedes

Golfing superstar Tiger Woods has pleaded guilty to reckless driving and agreed to enter a diversion programme, five months after he was found passed out in his Mercedes with prescription drugs and marijuana in his system.

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The Cambridge News received a call 25 minutes before the assassination of JFK. Picture: AP Photo/Jim Altgens, File

Local British paper got mystery call before JFK assassination

A British local newspaper received an anonymous call about “some big news” in America shortly before President John F Kennedy was assassinated, documents have suggested.

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Robert Guillaume pictured in 1986. Picture; AP

Tributes paid to Benson actor Robert Guillaume

Stars from across the world of entertainment have paid tribute to the former Benson actor Robert Guillaume who has died aged 89.

Greg Mchugh has opened up about anxiety. Picture: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images

Leader comment: Cheer actor’s frankness

The decision by much-loved Gary Tank Commander star Greg McHugh to talk about seeing a therapist for anxiety as he spoke at an event on young people’s mental health is to be welcomed.

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