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Video: Shona Robison urged to quit by cancer patient after two hour ambulance wait

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NHS Lothian 'bed-blocking' figures higher after error. Picture: JP

NHS Lothian ‘bed-blocking’ figures 10% higher after error

UK

Gaelic TV channel secures £5.2m of new content

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Some 15 out of 28 Calmac routes have been disrupted and the problems are set to continue for weeks (Picture: John Devlin)

Brian Wilson: CalMac chaos a symptom of SNP’s centralising obsession

Opinion

Pregnant Ruth Davidson ‘can’t keep the smile off her face’

Main players

Alfie Evans’ parents pledge to work with doctors to give him ‘dignity’

News

Donald Trump’s ‘working visit’ to UK confirmed for July

Politics

Charlotte Prodger the latest Glasgow-trained artist up for the Turner

Art
Gerry and Kate McCann, seen in 2007, have been the subject of spurious conspiracy theories over Maddie's disappearance in the years since (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Jim Duffy: I wish I’d stuck up for Maddie McCann’s parents

Opinion

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Scottish MPs being sidelined by their own parties

Paris Gourtsoyannis

Conservative groups urge Donald Trump to visit Scotland and skip London

Main players 111
The FM said it would not be in Scotland's 'national interest' for Holyrood to give its consent to the EU Withdrawal Bill.''Picture: John Devlin.

Nicola Sturgeon: ‘Brexit Bill not in our interests’

Politics
Vladimir Romanov, pictured, was represented by Charlie Mann for over four years. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

Vladimir Romanov’s ex-PR advisor becomes Scottish Labour comms chief

Politics 3

Video: Shona Robison urged to quit by cancer patient after two hour ambulance wait

News 237
Some 15 out of 28 Calmac routes have been disrupted and the problems are set to continue for weeks (Picture: John Devlin)

Brian Wilson: CalMac chaos a symptom of SNP’s centralising obsession

Opinion 27
Emmanuel Macron criticised Donald Trump's policies during a speech to the US Congress (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Joyce McMillan: Despite Macron, Trump still rides populist wave

Opinion 4
Shona Robison, the Health Secretary, is facing calls for her resignation

Leader comment: Scotland’s message to SNP: Fix the NHS

Opinion 2

Fresh call for Mark Zuckerberg to appear before parliament

Politics 1

Leader comment: Preparing a best of British welcome for Mr Trump

Opinion 6

Home Office ditches targets for removing immigrants from UK

Politics 18
The Urban Arrow cargo bike which Mark Beaumont is due to ride tomorrow. Picture: Andy Catlin/Edinburgh Festival of Cycling

Alastair Dalton: The ‘electric-bike smile’ is now official

Opinion

Councillors call for Barnton junction overhaul to ease ‘congestion crisis’

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MV Hrossey, one of the three ferries to be bought by the Scottish Government. Picture: NorthLink

Northern Isles ferries to be bought by ministers as contract extended

Transport 7

Ministers warned not to curb 'lifeline' free bus travel scheme

Transport 16

‘Boris Bikes’ operator set to run Edinburgh cycle hire scheme

Transport 13

West End residents living in fear of ‘law-breaking’ cyclists on pavements

News 21

Rail staff to go on strike in May and June

News 5
Charlotte Prodger, a Glasgow-based visual artist, is the latest GSA graduate to be shortlisted for the Turner prize. Picture: Contributed

Charlotte Prodger the latest Glasgow-trained artist up for the Turner

Art
Football-playing robot who could teach the next generation some neat tricks

The robot teacher aimed at primary aged kids

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A smoke alarm. Picture: PA

Over a hundred schools in Scotland don’t have smoke detectors

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The University of St Andrews is top in Scotland and one of the five leading universities in the UK. Picture: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

Top five ranking for St Andrews University in UK league table

Education 40
Peter Walsh has been struck off. Picture; Deadline

Teacher who ‘gave pupils cigarettes’ and ‘boasted about sex and drugs use’ struck off

News

School lunches: All Edinburgh primary schools to partake in Meat Free Mondays

News 1
Children from Flora Stevenson Primary School in Orchard Brae, Edinburgh. Picture: Toby Williams

Millions of UK children worry about air pollution near school

Environment 36

Youth bands and orchestras at mercy of council cuts

Music 54

Testing P1 pupils causes ‘tantamount to abuse’, say education campaigners

Education 49

Boy trapped in escalator on school trip after shoe ‘gets stuck’

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Chris Packham has written to SNH raising concerns about the raven cull

Thousands sign petition demanding raven cull plan is scrapped

Environment 3
Victoria the polar bear and her new cub venture into theiroutdoor enclosure at Highland Wildlife Park for the first time. PIC: SWNS.

Thousands vote to name Highlands-born polar bear Hamish

Environment 6
A damaged building is seen in Pohang 'Earthquake hits South Korea. Picture: REX

Fracking caused 2017 earthquake, study finds

Environment
The baby cub. Picture: SSPCA

Adorable fox cub rescued by workmen being cared for by SSPCA

News 7

New 4G mobile coverage for Scotland’s most remote areas

Environment 1

Fears over risk from plastic dropped from polar ice melt

Environment 2

Scottish island seeks investors for first wind power scheme

Tech 18

Ilona Amos: You don’t need your own yacht to spot sea life – take a ferry

Opinion
The family of Alfie Evans addressed media today

Parents of Alfie Evans pledge to give him 'dignity and comfort he needs'

Video: Shona Robison urged to quit by cancer patient after two hour ambulance wait

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NHS Lothian 'bed-blocking' figures higher after error. Picture: JP

NHS Lothian ‘bed-blocking’ figures 10% higher after error

UK 1
Shona Robison, the Health Secretary, is facing calls for her resignation

Leader comment: Scotland’s message to SNP: Fix the NHS

Opinion 2
Corruption can include match fixing, illegal gambling and doping.

Cheating in sport: is 'clean' competition possible anymore?

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Alfie Evans. Picture: AFP/Getty

Alfie Evans’ parents to discuss taking son home

UK 3
Under fire health secretary Shona Robison. Picture: John Devlin

Shona Robison under fire over ‘snub’ to doctors discussing pressures of NHS

UK 43

Older people ‘overlooked’ in cancer coverage

UK 2

Leader comment: Old age is a cancer risk

Opinion

MSPs back 50p minimum unit price for alcohol

News 20

Alfie Evans’ parents lose last-ditch bid to move to son to foreign hospital

UK
Chris Packham has written to SNH raising concerns about the raven cull

Thousands sign petition demanding raven cull plan is scrapped

Environment 3
So-called "empty nesters" relish freedom after children leave.

Most ‘empty nesters’ relish freedom after children leave

UK
NHS Lothian 'bed-blocking' figures higher after error. Picture: JP

NHS Lothian ‘bed-blocking’ figures 10% higher after error

UK 1
Gerry and Kate McCann, seen in 2007, have been the subject of spurious conspiracy theories over Maddie's disappearance in the years since (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Jim Duffy: I wish I’d stuck up for Maddie McCann’s parents

Opinion

Joyce McMillan: Despite Macron, Trump still rides populist wave

Opinion 4

Leader comment: Preparing a best of British welcome for Mr Trump

Opinion 6

Abandoned pony found with severe burns from ‘chemical attack’

UK

Shahid Khan, Fulham owner, makes £500m bid for Wembley Stadium

UK
The Urban Arrow cargo bike which Mark Beaumont is due to ride tomorrow. Picture: Andy Catlin/Edinburgh Festival of Cycling

Alastair Dalton: The ‘electric-bike smile’ is now official

Opinion
David Alexander is MD of DJ Alexander. Picture: Contributed

David Alexander comment: Landlords punished despite fulfilling acute need

Opinion
Donald Morrison, public affairs and media relations, Association of British Bookmakers.

Donald Morrison: Scottish bookmakers are backing a scheme to save lives

Opinion

Polly Jones: Banking on crisis grants when your benefits don’t cover cost of essentials

Opinion
Some 15 out of 28 Calmac routes have been disrupted and the problems are set to continue for weeks (Picture: John Devlin)

Brian Wilson: CalMac chaos a symptom of SNP’s centralising obsession

Opinion 27
Gerry and Kate McCann, seen in 2007, have been the subject of spurious conspiracy theories over Maddie's disappearance in the years since (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Jim Duffy: I wish I’d stuck up for Maddie McCann’s parents

Opinion
Emmanuel Macron criticised Donald Trump's policies during a speech to the US Congress (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Joyce McMillan: Despite Macron, Trump still rides populist wave

Opinion 4

Leader comment: Scotland’s message to SNP: Fix the NHS

Opinion 2

Tommy Sheppard: Israel is killing unarmed Palestinian protesters

Opinion 12

Leader comment: Preparing a best of British welcome for Mr Trump

Opinion 6

Tom Peterkin: Nicola Sturgeon left in splendid isolation over Brexit ‘power grab’

Opinion 150
Emmanuel Macron criticised Donald Trump's policies during a speech to the US Congress (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Joyce McMillan: Despite Macron, Trump still rides populist wave

Opinion 4
The mother of 15-year-old Mohammed Ayoub, who was shot and killed by Israeli security forces on the Israel-Gaza border, sits beside a poster of her son (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Tommy Sheppard: Israel is killing unarmed Palestinian protesters

Opinion 12
A damaged building is seen in Pohang 'Earthquake hits South Korea. Picture: REX

Fracking caused 2017 earthquake, study finds

Environment
Donald Trump is coming to the UK on 13 July (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Leader comment: Preparing a best of British welcome for Mr Trump

Opinion 6

Bill Cosby found guilty of sexual assault

World

Family of DJ Avicii say ‘he could not go on any longer’

World 1

Leader comment: France usurping UK’s ‘special relationship’ with US

Opinion 8

Scots arrested as website blamed for millions of cyber attacks

Tech 1
A silicone version of the actor John Goodman sits in the car park of Bill's Tool Store. Picture: SWNS

John Goodman dummy sparks dead body fears outside Glasgow shop

Odd

Drinking gin and tonic could help reduce hay fever symptoms

Lifestyle 3

Drilling ship called to help search for Scots boys’ pirate ship

Odd

PETA ask Council for permission to place plaque ‘in memory of cows’ at slaughterhouse site

News 6
Donald Morrison, public affairs and media relations, Association of British Bookmakers.

Donald Morrison: Scottish bookmakers are backing a scheme to save lives

Opinion

Polly Jones: Banking on crisis grants when your benefits don’t cover cost of essentials

Opinion
David Watt is Chief Executive of Arts & Business Scotland.

David Watt Helping our great cultural heritage to weather the storms of cash cutbacks

Opinion
Maggie Riegler, artist

Obituary: Maggie Riegler, Scottish artist internationally renowned for her tapestries

Obituaries
Zens Skinner

Obituary: Zena Skinner, cook/chef, television personality, broadcaster

Obituaries
Gavin Verden- Anderson

Obituary: Gavin Verden-Anderson, award-winning underwater photographer and photojournalist

Obituaries
Professor Cairns Aitken

Obituary: Prof Cairns Aitken, psychiatrist who played a major role in the creation of Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

Obituaries

Joanna Lumley ‘terrified all men seen as bad’ after MeToo movement

Lifestyle 1

Security for royal wedding cost more than £6 million

News 29
MoneySavingExpert founder Martin Lewis has taken his battle against Facebook to the High Court

MoneySavingExpert’s Martin Lewis in legal fight against Facebook

Lifestyle 5
Katie Price, 39, had vowed to finish the London Marathon even if she had to crawl over the line, but did not make the end of today's race

Katie Price fires back after failing to finish London Marathon

News 2
Actor Verne Troyer, best known for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" movies, has died. Picture: Getty

Verne Troyer, actor, dead at 49: Mike Myers leads tributes

Lifestyle 1
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