Schoolgirls spend night trapped inside train after falling asleep – sparking all-night hunt

Schoolgirls spend night trapped inside train after falling asleep when it finished its journey – sparking desperate all-night hunt for them Amy Greenan, 12,  spent the night locked in with her friend in Balloch, Scotland The schoolgirls were about to break a window when they were discovered   Families were panicked after girls didn’t return home … Read more

68,000 Britons have now been fined for lockdown breaches

Cameron Meechan and his girlfriend Danielle McHugh were lying peacefully in bed when the reality of Covid-19 lockdown law came crashing into their lives. A dozen police officers kicked their bedroom door off its hinges and dragged Cameron out of bed while Danielle screamed in horror, wondering what crime could have merited such levels of … Read more

People reveal their favourite literary criticism of all time in hilarious Twitter thread

‘Pride & Prejudice – just a bunch of people going to each other’s houses’: People reveal their favourite damning critiques of classic literature Chloe Ellen from Glasgow, racked up 33,000 retweets on thread of book reviews Posting on Twitter, shared a hilarious one star critique of Pride and Prejudice Others quickly contributed the amusing literary … Read more

Nicola Sturgeon faces more sexual harassment cover-up claims as SNP chief whip resigns

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today confirmed she was aware of concerns about SNP chief whip Patrick Grady before a formal sexual harassment complaint was made about him. The Glasgow North MP stood aside as chief whip in Westminster last week following claims he groped two male researchers at an SNP Christmas party in 2016. … Read more

Nicola Sturgeon faces more sexual harassment cover-up claims

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today confirmed she was aware of concerns about SNP chief whip Patrick Grady before a formal sexual harassment complaint was made about him. The Glasgow North MP stood aside as chief whip in Westminster last week following claims he groped two male researchers at an SNP Christmas party in 2016. … Read more

Cabinet Office will open secondary HQ in Glasgow with at least 500 officials set to move from London

Cabinet Office will open secondary HQ in Glasgow with at least 500 officials set to move from London The Cabinet Office will set up a secondary base in Glasgow under PM’s plans  Staff received an email yesterday revealing 500 officials will be moved by 2024 The announcement comes only days after it was revealed other … Read more

Covid-19: Nine in 10 Covid hospital patients suffer lingering symptoms, SAGE paper claims

Nine in 10 Covid hospital patients suffer lingering symptoms for months after being discharged, a study presented to No10’s top advisers has claimed.  Of 325 survivors across the UK, 93 per cent reported suffering at least one ‘long Covid’ symptom at least three months after recovering. The most common symptoms were fatigue (77 per cent) … Read more

Nicola Sturgeon seen in photo with Muslim cleric who compared gay marriage to bestiality

Nicola Sturgeon under fire after pictures emerge of her ‘at peace and unity conference’ with Iranian Shia Muslim cleric who once compared gay marriage to bestiality The First Minister pulled out of appearing alongside Mohammad Shomali in 2019 But pictures reveal she met him at the same event the previous year  Writing about gay marriage … Read more

SNP MP Patrick Grady quits as chief whip after being accused of groping two men at a Christmas party

Patrick Grady stepped down as the SNP‘s chief whip last night as the nationalists launched an investigation into claims he groped two men at a Christmas party. In the latest sexual harassment case to embroil the ruling party at Holyrood, thee party is also facing allegations that it ‘protected’ the Glasgow North MP after allegations about his … Read more