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Loved ones pay final farewell to ‘brother and friend’ killed in Maybury horror crash

THE FAMILY of a man killed in a horrifying car crash have paid heartfelt tributes to “a brother and a friend” at an emotional funeral service in the capital.

The popularity of Highland routes with cyclists has been boosted by tourism accolades, TV documentaries and links to the Harry Potter films.

Cycle coaches to be hitched to trains to ease bike crush

Britain’s first rail carriages reserved for bikes and outdoor equipment are to run on one of Scotland’s busiest tourist lines from next summer, The Scotsman has learned.

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ScotRail has blamed the Beast for the East for its reduced score. Picture: Danny Lawson

ScotRail passenger satisfaction slumps

Passenger satisfaction with ScotRail has slumped from record levels, watchdog Transport Focus revealed today.
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Shawhead interchange A8 Bellshill. Picture: Alan Watson.

Major Scottish road named as UK’s most dangerous

A busy Scottish road has tied with the largest motorway in the UK for the title of the country’s most dangerous.


Police appeal after man struck by black cab in Princes Street hit and run

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was struck by a black cab in a hit and run on Princes Street.

British Transport Police of CCTV footage of a man they want to speak to regarding a sexual assault on a woman on board a train in Edinburgh

Woman sexually assaulted after boarding Edinburgh train

A young woman was sexually assaulted by a man after she boarded a train in Edinburgh.

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Victim of Gogarburn road rage attack ‘could lose vision’

A man ‘could lose his sight’ following an attack at the Gogar Roundabout in a road rage incident, the Evening News understands.

The accident took place on the B925. Picture: Google

Police appeal to identify man killed by van in Fife

Police are appealing for help to identify a young man killed in a traffic accident.

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Road users' anger has led to a review of the penalties for botched repair work and unnecessary delays. Picture: John Devlin

Offenders face twice the fine for roadwork chaos

Fines for firms that cause misery on the roads by bungling roadworks would double to a maximum £100,000 under a new law.

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The police are asking for those with information to come forward

Man dies and woman critically injured after road crash near Loch Lomond

A man has died and a woman has been left fighting for her life after a crash with a bus near Loch Lomond

Cars are our most popular form of transport and one of our most valuable possessions. Picture: Justin Spittle

Alastair Dalton: Car dealers must become more customer friendly

Watching Top Gear’s enthusiastic and knowledgeable audience, you might think people who work in the motor trade would be equally switched on and eager to talk all things car.

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A Flybe pilot suffered a seizure mid-flight.

Flybe co-pilot suffers seizure during Inverness flight

A Flybe co-pilot had to be restrained by a member of cabin crew after suffering a violent seizure in the cockpit while flying from Scotland, an investigation has revealed.

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Woman seriously injured by falling debris as Storm Hector batters Edinburgh

A woman was left fighting for her life in hospital after being hit by falling debris as the Capital was hit by a freak weather storm.

Storm Hector is causing problems on the roads. Picture: SWNS

Scotland’s Weather: Delays on roads due to Storm Hector impact

The first named storm of the summer season, Storm Hector, is certainly making its presence felt across Scotland this evening as heavy winds and rain continue to batter parts of the country.


Mum waits with baby for two hours in Edinburgh Airport traffic jam

A mother has spent two hours stranded in her car with her seven-month-old son in a horrendous traffic jam crippling Edinburgh Airport.

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In pictures: Storm Hector blasts Scotland

Storm Hector caused injuries, and traffic and travel chaos today

Peter Clunas has been named as the victim of a helicopter crash. Picture: Police Scotland

Victim named after helicopter crash on North Uist

Police Scotland have confirmed the identity of the man who died in an incident involving a helicopter on North Uist yesterday.


Scotland’s weather: Woman injured by falling debris in Storm Hector

Storm Hector left a trail of destruction as it swept across Scotland today, felling trees and sparking flood warnings.

A video shows the aftermath of the crash.

Video shows aftermath of Edinburgh Airport tram crash

Video has emerged showing the aftermath of a bus colliding with a tram near Edinburgh Airport.


Bus driver ‘fighting for his life’ as police probe Edinburgh Airport tram crash

A 66-year-old bus driver remains in a critical condition following a collision with a tram near Edinburgh Airport.

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