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Neil Lennon has revealed his anger and sadness for his former teammates abused by Barry Bennell. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Neil Lennon ‘angry and sad’ for friends abused by Barry Bennell

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Fiona Hyslop has been urged to ensure artists have direct access to the Scottish Government in future.

Artists demand greater say from Scottish Government after Creative Scotland cuts

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Network Rail ‘will work around clock’ to finish £23m upgrades

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Man kept owl heads in jam jars to sell as artefacts for witches

News

Family confirm first sighting of missing Liam Colgan

News

SNP MSP criticised over response to Scottish soldiers killed by IRA

Politics 1195
Court artist sketch by Elizabeth Cook of former football coach Barry Bennell appearing at Liverpool Crown Court. Picture: Elizabeth Cook/PA Wire

‘Devil incarnate’ paedophile Barry Bennell jailed for 30 years

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Anas Sarwar said more needed to be done to encourage ethnic minorities to enter the teaching profession in Scotland. Picture: John Devlin

Scotland needs more ethnic minority head teachers, says Sarwar

Politics 293
GB skip Eve Muirhead, right, and Anna Sloane weigh up a shot. Picture: PA

Winter Olympics: Eve Muirhead delivers to keep GB hopes alive

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In pictures: How the players rated in Hamilton 3 - 5 Rangers

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Lesley Riddoch: ‘Tenants versus trees’ row has echoes of the Highland Clearances

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Brian Monteith: Jeremy Corbyn has some explaining to do over Czech spy meetings

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Paloma Faith is heading to Edinburgh this August. Pic: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

Brian Ferguson: Music making a welcome return to centrestage at the Edinburgh Fringe

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University of Edinburgh. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Leader comment: Students right to demand money back over university strike disruption

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A Virgin (and Stagecoach) train crosses the bridge leading to Berwick Upon Tweed.

Kirsty Gunn: Be warned Stagecoach, you may end up in my next novel

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KFC has closed around half of its Scottish outlets

KFC closes restaurants after running out of chicken

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The financial giant was formed through the merger of Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset management. Picture: Graham Flack

Standard Life Aberdeen blow as Lloyds ends major contract

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The fund will be used to boost the tech sector in Stirling. Picture: Donald MacDonald

Stirling looks to boost tech growth with ESM investment

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Craneware co-founder and chief executive Keith Neilson. Picture: Neil Hanna

New deals for Edinburgh health billing software firm Craneware

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Slowdown hits car dealership giant Pendragon

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Jim Duffy: As markets plunge, crypto investors are rightfully smug

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Inflation blow puts possible interest rate rise on the cards

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David Alexander: Financial products must match property choices

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Gunpowder store to be revived as part of £500m marina project

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Charles Edward Stuart and Jacobite supporter Lady Anne Mackintosh, who ordered the Rout of Moy. PICS: Creative Commons.

The failed plot to seize Bonnie Prince Charlie

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Cameo cinema, Tollcross, Edinburgh. Picture: Malcolm McCurrach

Edinburgh cinema will host dog-friendly film screening

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Irvine Welsh: ‘I had a criminal record aged 8’

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A scene from Clerks, the 1994 comedy which inspired Brett Murray to film a similarly low-budget tribute. Picture: View Askew/Kobal/REX/Shutterstock

Scots filmmakers are shooting stars with tribute to cult movie Clerks

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