E-cigarettes in the UK could be BANNED under World Health Organisation recommendations

E-cigarettes in the UK could be BANNED under World Health Organisation recommendations to outlaw vaping World Health Organisation (WHO) have set out plans to prohibit e-cigarettes  Potential ban detailed in report from WHO’s tobacco regulatory committee Clive Bates, a tobacco harm expert, called the recommendations ‘bizarre’   By Monica Greep For Mailonline Published: 15:10 GMT, 28 February … Read more

Nicola Walker is pictured racing down the river Cyde in Glasgow on set of her new crime drama Annika

Nicola Walker was pictured racing down the River Clyde in Glasgow on Thursday as she filmed scenes for her new crime drama Annika. The Unforgettable actor, 50, looked tense as she steered the inflatable police boat, while playing a detective with Scotland’s Marine Homicide Unit. She wore full protective Helly Hansen sailing gear, complete with … Read more

Ex Arsenal star Anthony Stokes told to attend anti-domestic abuse course after harassing girlfriend

Former Arsenal player Anthony Stokes has been ordered to complete an anti-domestic abuse course after harassing his ex girlfriend. The striker, 32, has been now been put on the ‘Caledonian Programme’ after he admitted targeting Eilidh Scott. Stokes, of Glasgow, was back in the dock after previously being ordered to be of good behaviour for eight … Read more

BBC boss pledges Woman’s Hour will ‘reflect’ on concerns over ‘strikingly hostile’ interview

Tim Davie has pledged that Woman’s Hour will ‘reflect’ on concerns over the ‘strikingly hostile’ interview with the Muslim Council of Britain’s first female leader. The interview on February 4 saw Zara Mohammed, from Glasgow, questioned by host Emma Barnett about the number of female imams in Britain, to which she replied: ‘I mean, I … Read more

Shocking moment driver rams police van in Glasgow

Shocking moment driver reverses and rams police van before speeding off leaving officers standing in the street Police van was badly damaged by a hit-and-run driver in Glasgow on Tuesday Passerby filmed the moment the car reversed at speed into the vehicle  Van was immobilised by the impact and was unable to chase the suspects  … Read more

Pictured: Celtic fan, 35, charged over ‘offensive’ tweet about Captain Tom Moore

A Celtic fan has denied sending an ‘offensive’ tweet about Captain Sir Tom Moore that read ‘burn, auld fella, buuurn’ a day after the war hero and NHS fundraiser’s death.  Joseph Kelly, 35, from Castlemilk in Glasgow, allegedly tweeted on February 3: ‘The only good Brit soldier is a deed one, burn auld fella, buuuuurn.’ He … Read more

Woman’s Hour: Fury after interview with female Muslim Council leader

A Woman’s Hour interview with the Muslim Council of Britain’s first female leader has sparked a fierce backlash at the BBC. Labour MPs Diane Abbott and Naz Shah are among more than 100 public figures who have signed an open letter to the broadcaster criticising the ‘strikingly hostile’ Radio 4 discussion with the council’s Secretary … Read more