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More flights from Glasgow to the Hebridean islands of Tiree and Barra are being added over summer. Transport Minister Humza Yousaf said the increased flights were in response to talks with both island communities about rescheduling services.
According to those monitoring this outbreak at Health Protection Scotland, it's the worst we've seen in the UK for three decades - spreading on a scale and at a rate last witnessed in the 1980s. That was the Transporting era. Glasgow first detected an HIV spike three-years-ago but, against all the trends seen elsewhere in the ...

In fact, Jack was the top name in 14 areas of Scotland and Olivia in 11 places - but some local authorities, Glasgow included, have seen more unusual names hit the top spot. Muhammad was the top pick in Glasgow, and 36th across the country, while in East Renfrewshire the most popular boy's name was ...
A Glasgow woman was left "shocked and disgusted" yesterday to discover sabotaged dog treats in a city centre park. Lucie Millar had been walking her sister's pooch on Dorset Street, near the Mitchell Library, at around 7pm on Tuesday night, when he picked up a biscuit with sharp pins sticking out of it.
Last month, we brought you a report from Dundee, where the death rate from drugs is higher than almost anywhere in the European Union. A very close second to the drug death rates of Dundee is the city of Glasgow, which for three years now has been in the midst of an unprecedented HIV outbreak.
A woman found dead beside a Glasgow canal has been named by police as officers try to trace her final movements. The death of Alison McAllister, 56, is being treated ... She was last seen about 5:20 pm on Monday near Asda in the Summerston area of Glasgow. Police said she got into her blue Vauxhall ...

Council chiefs are to consult the public on the regeneration of a historic quarter that is home to Glasgow Cathedral, the Necropolis and Glasgow Green. The High Street/Saltmarket quarter, which also houses the Provand's Lordship, the St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art and the Tolbooth Steeple, ...
Council chiefs will consult the public about the regeneration of a historic quarter which is home to Glasgow Cathedral and the Necropolis. The High Street/Saltmarket quarter also houses the St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art and Glasgow Green. Glasgow City Council confirmed a working group ...
After the weekend cold snap, spring still looks a long way away in Glasgow, and we've got a yellow weather warning to start the week with. The Met Office has issued the warning for ice, and it's in place until 10.00 tomorrow - just in time for everyone heading back to work. The forecaster warns that ice will ...
Police were called to reports of a pedestrian being hit just after 3pm on Friday. Share. By. Magdalene Dalziel. 15:07, 18 MAR 2018. News. (Image: Trinity Mirror). Share. by Taboola by Taboola · Sponsored Links Sponsored Links · Promoted Links Promoted Links .. 3 Common Foods Surgeons Are Now Calling "DEATH ...
PRO-ISRAELI groups were blocked from taking part in an annual anti-racism march in Glasgow that was boycotted out of protest by the Muslim Council of Scotland. The balaclava-clad members of Red Front Republic, a group which claims to be "Scotland's anti-fascism, racism and bigotry movement"and ...
Over 30 Pakistan designers arrived in Glasgow this week to showcase their work to a global audience at Scotland Pakistan Fashion Week. Scotland's First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, officially opened the event on Saturday wearing a colourful shawl, with the Consul General of Pakistan, Mr Muhammad ...
William Auld thought his Woodlands flat was falling down this morning when a vehicle careered off the road and almost came through his bedroom window. Share. By. Magdalene Dalziel. 12:23, 18 MAR 2018. News. (Image: William Auld). Share. Get daily updates directly to your inbox. + Subscribe. Thank you for ...
... on your feet on the pavements, or waiting for your car to defrost in the morning, it can be hard to appreciate the beauty that cold, clear days can bring. We think Glasgow has been looking pretty brilliant this weekend though, so we've put together some of our favourite images - cold snaps, you might say.
Specialist police raced to the Pollockshaws area of the city yesterday afternoon but the 33-year-old didn't surrender himself until hours later. Share. By. Nicholas Keyden. 14:51, 18 MAR 2018. News. The man is due to appear in court tomorrow after being charged in connection with the incident (Image: Birmingham Mail).
A 22-year-old man is being treated in hospital after being stabbed at a house in Port Glasgow. Police were called to Pladda Avenue at about 12:40 on Friday. The injured man was taken to Inverclyde Royal Hospital where staff have described his condition as stable. A 32-year-old man was arrested in ...
A police investigation is under way after a 71-year-old woman was sexually assaulted by another patient at a hospital in Glasgow. The incident happened at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital on Thursday. NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde said hospital staff had reported the matter to the police. A Police Scotland ...

Scotland's first low emission zone (LEZ) is to come in to effect at the start of 2019. Plans to phase in cuts to exhaust fumes from buses and other vehicles will be voted on by councillors in Glasgow next week. The Scottish government has vowed to deliver low emission zones in four Scottish cities by 2020.
Police said a 44-year-old man and a 43 year-old woman have been arrested in connection with the death. Share. By. Lucinda Cameron. 12:32, 14 MAR 2018. News. Share. Get daily updates directly to your inbox. + Subscribe. Thank you for subscribing! Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email. Two people have ...
Police are warning Glaswegians not to approach Anthony McGinley, who absconded from Castle Huntly Prison and has connections in Hamilton and Castlemilk. Share. By. Magdalene Dalziel. 16:01, 14 MAR 2018. News. (Image: Police Scotland). Share. Get daily updates directly to your inbox. + Subscribe. Thank you for ...
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - JSEC will host a Spring Employment Seminar on Ag Safety and Estate Planning Concepts at the Cottonwood Inn, Glasgow. For more info. or a registration form, contact Chair Stacey Amundson at 406-228-2476, Ext. 1, or by emailing jsecglasgow@outlook.com. $40 cost per ...
Following the recent weather event that was reported on in the Courier (It's Snow Joke, March 7), one of the most asked questions was, “When was the last time schools closed in Glasgow?” While school administrators were unable to answer the question, a few Courier readers pointed us in the right ...
Born in Glasgow on March 3, 1915 to Dr James Walker and Agnes 'Nancy' Law, she was the second oldest of seven children. The family moved to Devon when she was 12-years-old. She earned her way into Oxford University in the 1930s to study economics, politics and philosophy – at a time when few ...
"The existing bins have been removed and replaced with these new units and I hope the people of Glasgow and the many visitors to the city make use of them. “Following the trial there will be an evaluation to determine if this system presents sufficient merit for a wider and permanent roll out programme." ...
Private rented housing developer Moda has secured planning permission to transform the old Strathclyde Police headquarters in Glasgow into a 'build-to-rent neighbourhood'. Under plans approved by Glasgow City Council, Holland Park – named after the grand hotel-style lobby that will sit on Holland ...
Professional services firm Armstrong Watson has continued its expansion of its Scottish capabilities with the appointment of Pamela Coyne. The former PwC employee joins the group's newly expanded Glasgow office as a Partner, specialising in restructuring and insolvency services. Consultants across the ...
Glasgow will kick off its City Clean-Up Week on Saturday with a chance for citizens to shred personal documents for free. April Russell, the city's grant writer, said the city began offering Free Shredder Day several years ago after a citizen asked about finding a place to shred old papers. "It's always well ...
Outlander stars have been spotted filming the new series of the hit show in Glasgow city centre. Sam Heughan waved to fans who were waiting in St Andrew's Square. Heughan and his co-star Caitriona Balfe are the lead actors in Outlander, which tells story of a nurse who travels back in time to Scotland ...
A man accused of taking a bribe related to a drugs and money laundering trial has had the charges dropped. Joseph Leahy, 22, was accused - along with his mother Catherine - of agreeing to "receive or accept a financial or other advantage". It followed an investigation into Mrs Leahy, the spokeswoman of ...
A dog walker has been given a community payback order after two dogs died and another two suffered heat stroke when she left them in the back of a van. Helen Campbell, 59, owner of Nose2tail-K9, said she "lost track of time" during a business meeting in Glasgow last June. She pled guilty to two charges ...
Police have arrested and charged a man in connection with a robbery at an elderly man's house in Glasgow. An 83-year-old man was woken up by an intruder at his home on Menock Road in the King's Park area in the early hours of Tuesday 20 February. Bank cards and alcohol were stolen and cash was ...
Tantrum Doughnuts are set to open their second shop, located at 28 Gordon Street in Glasgow city centre from 8.30 a.m. on Tuesday 13th of March. From humble beginnings back in the spring and summer of 2015; when the husband and wife team behind Tantrum Doughnuts, Iain Baillie (formerly Pastry ...
Celtic's Scott Sinclair is believed to have been attacked at Glasgow Airport. Picture: SNS/Craig Williamson. David Gunn · Email. Published: 19:23 Sunday 11 March 2018. Share this article. Get Daily Updates To Your Inbox. Sign up. 0. Have your say. Scott Sinclair came under attack at Glasgow Airport following the Old Firm ...
Any Gerry Cinnamon fans on this Glasgow train got a lot more than they bargained for when they purchased their ticket. Talented teenagers Robin Ashcroft and Connor Fyfe put on a spectacular show for their fellow passengers this weekend during an impromptu jam session on the way back from ...
You've still got time to book a table and snap up a cracking deal at one of Glasgow's many amazing restaurants. Best of all? We've hunted out the best deals around - so you can treat your mum without having to break the bank. Here are our top five Mother's Day restaurant deals on offer in the city this year.
Family members of a vulnerable Glasgow pensioner who disappeared from hospital earlier today have issued a desperate appeal to find him. Frank McComish, 72, walked out of the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital at around 12pm this afternoon (March 11). His distraught relatives are concerned for his ...
An aid worker has told the story of a young refugee from east Africa who hopes to make a new life with his uncle in Glasgow. Sarah Crowe, who works for Unicef in Europe, met 15-year-old Sonny Tesfaye*, in Rome, Italy, where he had made an arduous journey by land and boat from Eritrea in a bid to reach ...
Okay, so Glasgow's love affair with Mr Happy dates all the way back to the 80s, when the iconic (and award-winning) Glasgow's Miles Better campaign was first launched. Then, it was successful rebrand, moving away from the No Mean City reputation and showing just how friendly Glaswegians could be.
One by one the lights are going out on the most historic street in Glasgow. The High Street slopes down through the city in an arc from north to south, taking in the medieval grandeur of Glasgow Cathedral and some of the best preserved examples of Victorian red sandstone tenements in the UK. The oldest ...
A 26-year-old man was shot at, chased and then stabbed in a busy residential street in the Springburn area of Glasgow, police have said. The incident happened in Dykemuir Street at about 16:30 on Thursday. The man, who is understood to be William Barclay, was in a car with members of his family and ...
A spokesman said: "A burst water main has been located in the Hillhead area of Glasgow which is causing no water, low pressure and discoloured water to some properties in the area. "We hope to have the repairs complete as quickly as possible. At the moment we do not have a time frame for when the ...
The diner-style restaurant chain shared an image of the Glasgow Fort on social media and joked, "who can guess where we're eyeing up today?" The restaurants serve traditional American-style food such as burgers - but are famous for its breakfasts including pancakes, waffles and 'slams'. The first branch ...
Unsuspecting passers-by could not believe their eyes after spotting what looked like a child stuck upside-down in the snow in Glasgow. Twitter user TumshiePam was walking along Anniesland Cross, just off Great Western Road, with her children on Sunday when she clocked a small pair of legs sticking up from the snow.
Kevin Sneader is up at 05:30 each morning, working out and working out his strategy for the day's business meetings and activities. His dedication, ambition and strategic focus have paid off. He has just come through a secretive, three-stage voting process with an electorate of 560 - akin to that of the ...
A Glasgow clothing label has launched an exciting online t-shirt project to celebrate some of the UK's best up and coming and established alternative musicians, illustrators, DJs and artists. 1 of 100, based on West Regent Street, are producing a strictly limited edition of custom made, hand-screened, ...
Construction is well under way into Glasgow's newest designer hotel - and we have a sneak peek of how it will look inside to get people excited. Situated next to Glasgow Central Station at the junction of Oswald Street, Motel One Glasgow will have 374 rooms spread over 13 floors, making it one of the ...
Standing 13 stories high on the banks of the River Clyde where Glasgow Harbour is now situated, the Meadowside Granary dominated the skyline of the city for nearly 90 years. A true riverside landmark, the imposing red brick building cast a shadow on the sky for the thousands that used the Clydeside ...
A dead cow has been found in the River Clyde in Glasgow city centre. The emergency services were called to reports of the animal in the water near the Squinty Bridge at about 10:15. Police and fire crews attended and the cow was secured at the side until it can be taken away. It is hoped it can eventually ...
A Glasgow chip shop is offering free hot food and drinks for the homeless tomorow. Gennaro's Fish & Chip Shop in ... Owner Gennaro Di Rienzo told Glasgow Live: “We are doing it because a man came in for a bag of chips last week when it was freezing cold and he only had 45 pence. That broke my heart.
Glasgow might see a bit more sunshine over the course of today but you might have to brace yourself for more snowfall. The yellow warning is in force until tomorrow night along much of the east coast and touching on the central belt, although it has now been lifted for Glasgow. Though there will be bright ...


 

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