Regions

Regions

Highlands firms on trail to boost rural internet links

Tech
Kirkwall, Orknery: Picture: Donald MacLeod

Orkney and Shetland ferry fares to be slashed next year

Transport 5

Ben Nevis completely snow free for first time in over a decade

Outdoors 3

Number of post offices in Scotland drops by a quarter

Business 3
Wood Group chief executive Robin Watson. Picture: Contributed

Wood Group profits slide on Amec acquisition costs

News
'We don't want to end up as a 'north-shoring' operation,' said Burness Paull chairman Philip Rodney. Picture: Greg Macvean

Burness Paull confident of growth as independent law firm

Law
The deal will give Total access to about one billion barrels worth of oil reserves. Picture: Mychele Daniau/AFP/Getty Images

Total to buy Maersk’s North Sea assets in £5.8bn deal

News

Scotland’s weather: Rain warning for Highlands, islands and Grampian

Environment 2

Final turbine arrives for Scotland’s floating wind farm

News 9
Sandy Adam, executive chairman of Springfield Properties. Picture: Dan Phillips

Record sales for housebuilder Springfield Properties

Companies
An artist's impression of the V&A Museum in Dundee

Dundee unveils new city anthem for culture capital bid

Music 3

Guthrie Castle wedding planner stole £130,000 from couples

Odd

534 Peter Pans gather at home of JM Barrie to set world record

Odd 1

Bid to save historic Scottish golf course from being lost to sea

Golf
Ian McDonald is retiring as sales director of Glasgow-based wholesaler JW Filshill. Picture: Contributed

Wholesale veteran Ian McDonald steps down from JW Filshill

Retail
BJSS director James Whitehouse. Picture: Contributed

IT outfit BJSS to create jobs with push into Scotland

Tech
'We don't want to end up as a 'north-shoring' operation,' said Burness Paull chairman Philip Rodney. Picture: Greg Macvean

Burness Paull confident of growth as independent law firm

Law
David Low(L) and Peter McGowan on Bridge Street in Glasgow. Peter bought a penthouse flat  (in background) from David using the cryptocurrency ScotCoin. Picture: SWNS

Glasgow flat becomes first in Scotland to be bought with cryptocurrency

Homes & Gardens

SNP councillor apologises over tweet criticising MP’s toddler

Politics 144

Man refused treatment from optician after Manchester attack

News
Cairn Energy chief executive Simon Thomson. Picture: Contributed

‘Exciting’ opportunities in pipeline for Cairn Energy

News
From left: Stuart Nicholson, loan investments director at Scottish Widows, Lar chairman Andrew Robertson, housing minister Kevin Stewart and Alan Brennan, relationship director at Bank of Scotland Commercial Real Estate. Picture: Newsline Media

Lar Housing Trust secures £65m to build up portfolio

Companies
Sandy Adam, executive chairman of Springfield Properties. Picture: Dan Phillips

Record sales for housebuilder Springfield Properties

Companies
'We don't want to end up as a 'north-shoring' operation,' said Burness Paull chairman Philip Rodney. Picture: Greg Macvean

Burness Paull confident of growth as independent law firm

Law

'Red line' warning over Edinburgh's Royal High School hotel plan

Lifestyle 9

SNP councillor apologises over tweet criticising MP’s toddler

Politics 144
Terry Nicholson, Eddie Lund, Alan Mackie, Darren Welsh, Robert McCafferty, Martin Holingsworth and Graham Pascal celebrate the start of work. Picture: Hugh Dougherty

Scotland’s highest village to finally get rail link restored

Transport 4
The similarities between the two club badges has attracted comment online

Row over Edinburgh amateur club ‘copying’ badge of Gala Fairydean

Football 5
Deer farmer Rupert Shaw, right, with Hong Kong trading company boss Janis Varklas. Picture: NFU Scotland/PA Wire

Scottish deer antlers head for Chinese medicine market

Farming
The Herring Road near Dunbar in the Lammermuir Hills. Picture: Markus Stitz

Platform: Scotland has the right ingredients for bikepacking

Opinion 1

Scots Holocaust heroine Jane Haining honoured in Budapest

News 6

Moffat sheep races cancelled after 80,000 sign petition

News 2

World Gold Panning Championships get under way in Moffat

Odd