Scotland News:

Fresh warnings for snow and ice across Scotland
…, covering much of Scotland. The "be prepared" alert is in place for wide parts… of the country, including Strathclyde, Central, the Lothians, south west Scotland, Tayside… communities may be cut off. Most of Scotland is covered by a yellow Met Office warning…


Flu cases in Scotland 'may have peaked'
…The number of flu cases in Scotland may have now peaked despite a further… of the first two weeks of the year , but the latest Health Protection Scotland report said…


Your pictures of Scotland: 5 - 12 January
…A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 5 and 12 January. Send…


Scotland's economy grows by 0.2%
… environment" and continued Brexit uncertainty. Analysis by Douglas Fraser, BBC Scotland… more from Douglas Scotland's Economy Secretary, Keith Brown, said… announced in the budget - to increase prosperity in Scotland, and I urge the Scottish…


Hard frost on Scotland's economy
Scotland has been growing more slowly than the whole UK. So from these figures, there's… 11% of the economy. By this measure, less is made in Scotland than in 1998… moving again. When measured by output per head, as the population grows, Scotland saw…


Kevin Spacey: Scotland Yard investigates third sexual assault allegation
… Spacey. Scotland Yard received the claim on 13 December. It alleges that a man… in 2005 and 2008. A Scotland Yard spokesman said: "On 1 November, City of London…


South of Scotland economic partnership make-up revealed
…The membership of a new South of Scotland Economic Partnership (SOSEP) has been… Development Scotland) Douglas Cowan (Highlands and Islands Enterprise) Michael Cross…


Scotland's papers: RBS 'left struggling customers to hang'
… parts of Scotland makes many of the front pages. The Scotsman reports how drivers… Scotland's fair access commissioner. Taxpayers are spending billions of pounds extra…


Snow falls across Scotland
…Many parts of Scotland have experienced the first major snowfall of the year…


Difficult driving conditions as snow sweeps Scotland
…Police in Dumfries and Galloway warned against "all but essential travel" on Tuesday night. Dumfries and Galloway Virtual Operations Support Team - which was set up to respond to severe weather situations - released a video showing…