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Creative Scotland meets Sturgeon's gender target - Scotsman

ScotsmanCreative Scotland meets Sturgeon's gender targetScotsmanShe said: ?These appointments mean Creative Scotland now has a gender balanced board, setting an example to the rest of the organisation and to all employers that we must work harder to achieve gender equality in the workplace and ensure everyone in ...Creative Scotland achieves 50:50 gender split on boardThe Nationalall 3 news articles »

Scotland race to second victory over Nepal - Scotsman

ScotsmanScotland race to second victory over NepalScotsmanMeanwhile, Scotland will not rest on their laurels despite completing the double over Nepal. They were pushed hard in the first match, scraping home by three runs, before producing a much more dominant performance at the weekend. Skipper Preston ...Scotland beat Nepal in World Cricket League after rain delayBBC SportScotland beat Nepal in World Cup qualifierSkySportsScotland cruise after all the rainESPNcricinfo.comInternational Cricket Council -Herald Scotland 27 news articles »

Scotland County is motivated to recruit industry - Charlotte Observer

Charlotte ObserverScotland County is motivated to recruit industryCharlotte ObserverPat McCrory is pushing for adoption of his ?N.C. Competes? jobs incentive plan as a way to boost economic development incentives for poorer regions such as Scotland County. But business and government officials here are well aware that there are limits ...

Police Scotland is a lamentable shambles - The Guardian

The GuardianPolice Scotland is a lamentable shamblesThe GuardianA full judicial inquiry into the customs and practices of Police Scotland is the necessary second step towards restoring some confidence and trust among the public for this dysfunctional force that has become a law unto itself. The first step must be ...Former top cop Graeme Pearson: Police Scotland have ignored suggestions to ...Scottish Daily RecordRennie tackles Justice Secretary on allegations that Police Scotland spied ...Liberal Democrat VoicePolice Scotland may have broken the law by spying on journalist's phone recordsThe Nationalall 8 news articles »

Scotland weather: Cold, wet and windy August ahead - Scotsman

ScotsmanScotland weather: Cold, wet and windy August aheadScotsmanForecasters said there was a one in five chance of much colder-than-average temperatures over the next three months. July began with Scotland's hottest early summer day since 1976 but washouts and strong winds followed, putting 2015 on track to be the ...and more »

The Highland Games bring Scotland to Colorado - The Denver Channel

The Denver ChannelThe Highland Games bring Scotland to ColoradoThe Denver ChannelThe event was like a scene from Braveheart, and the Highland Games were the highlight, with events like the Caber toss and the Hammer. ?They are the ancient athletics, several of the Olympic events came from these events. The shot put originated from ...

Nunavut bagpipers travel to Scotland to play for the Queen -

CBC.caNunavut bagpipers travel to Scotland to play for the QueenCBC.caTwo bagpipers from Nunavut are living out their dream by heading to Scotland with the Pipes and Drums of Canada to perform for Sir John A. MacDonald's 200th birthday, and play for a royal audience. "Well you know, you tell a piper that there's an ...and more »

Scottish Gossip: Celtic hope to strengthen, Kilmarnock boss sorry - BBC Sport

SkySportsScottish Gossip: Celtic hope to strengthen, Kilmarnock boss sorryBBC Sport(Scotland on Sunday). Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes says he may need a bigger squad if his side progress in the Europa League, to cope with the demands of also trying to challenge for domestic honours. (Various). And the Dons boss has told his ...Ross County player Jackson Irvine adamant Celtic keeper Craig Gordon deserved ...Herald Scotlandall 261 news articles »

350 000 children in Scotland hit by Tax Credit cut - SNP (press release)

expressandstar.com350 000 children in Scotland hit by Tax Credit cutSNP (press release)?It's time for these powers to be transferred to Scotland - allowing us to take real action to truly tackle poverty, support working families and give our children all the support they need ? rather than continuing on the UK Government's course, which ...Tax credit changes 'will make 346000 children in Scotland worse off'expressandstar.comSNP renews attack over tax credit changesBBC Newsall 11 news articles »

Weight loss surgery in Scotland rises sharply - Scotsman

ScotsmanWeight loss surgery in Scotland rises sharplyScotsmanFigures obtained by the Liberal Democrats showed that between 2012 and 2015, 713 Scots underwent bariatric surgery to support weight loss - a 36 per cent increase on the number of operations completed in Scotland between 2009 and 2011. Lib Dem ...and more »

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