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Edinburgh Castle wins top award for second year running

Edinburgh Castle wins top award for second year running | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Landmark named best UK heritage attraction at British Travel Awards.
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Salmond Calls Posthumous Pardon For Scottish Radicals - Aberdeen Voice

Salmond Calls Posthumous Pardon For Scottish Radicals - Aberdeen Voice | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Alex Salmond has called for a posthumous pardon for Thomas Muir and his fellow radicals tried and transported for sedition in 1793/94.
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Sturgeon TV channel 'could be funded by cuts to BBC's UK budget' - Telegraph.co.uk

Sturgeon TV channel 'could be funded by cuts to BBC's UK budget' - Telegraph.co.uk | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Fiona Hyslop, the SNP's Culture Minister, claims a new Scottish BBC channel and radio station could be funded using money currently set aside for the UK network.
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How will Labour top losing the election? By losing its own leadership contest | Frankie Boyle

How will Labour top losing the election? By losing its own leadership contest | Frankie Boyle | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Perhaps the whole debacle is a brilliant piece of marketing designed to make whoever takes over seem like a genius Many people thought the Labour party would struggle to top the disaster of losing the general election, but it has silenced the...
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Wee Ginger Dug: Tonight at Six ... The news the UK gives us - The National

Wee Ginger Dug: Tonight at Six ... The news the UK gives us - The National | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTLAND is appallingly poorly served by our state broadcaster, yet any attempt to discuss the devolution of broadcasting is treated by the Unionist parties and the BBC hierarchy as though you’ve just suggested that Nick Robinson be lightly coated...
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Nicola Sturgeon to call for new BBC for Scotland - BBC News

Nicola Sturgeon to call for new BBC for Scotland - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Nicola Sturgeon will call for the BBC in Scotland to have more power, more money and its own TV channel, when she addresses the Edinburgh TV Festival.
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Sunday Herald's sales rise 15%, powered by support for SNP at general election

Sunday Herald's sales rise 15%, powered by support for SNP at general election | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Newsquest paper continues run of circulation increases, as rivals such as Johnston Press’s Scotland on Sunday report hefty declines Newsquest’s Sunday Herald has reported a 15% sales rise in the first half of the year, boosted by its support for...
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Stephen Daisley on Tsunami independence book by Iain Macwhirter - stv.tv

Stephen Daisley on Tsunami independence book by Iain Macwhirter - stv.tv | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Stephen Daisley reviews Tsunami: Scotland’s Democratic Revolution by Iain Macwhirter.
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The Guardian view on Alex Salmond versus Nick Robinson: political not personal | Editorial

The Guardian view on Alex Salmond versus Nick Robinson: political not personal | Editorial | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The revived argument about BBC reporting of Scotland’s referendum campaign raises much bigger issues than a clash between two big male beasts of the political jungleAt the height of the Scottish referendum campaign, the then first minister Alex...
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Reluctant licence fee payers don't like life without the BBC after all

Reluctant licence fee payers don't like life without the BBC after all | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Two-thirds of people in 70 households across Britain change their minds about paying after being deprived of all the corporation’s output for nine days
What would it be like to live without the BBC?
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Not only could, do.

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North Lanarkshire SNP infiltrated by Tommy Sheridan supporters? ,,,, NONSENSE!

North Lanarkshire SNP infiltrated by Tommy Sheridan supporters? ,,,, NONSENSE! | My Scotland | Scoop.it
In relation to the article that appeared in the Sunday Herald on the 19 July, I sent this press release to the journalist, Paul Hutcheon, to date it  has not been published. Press Release... The al...
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Alex Salmond brands Nick Robinson 'a disgrace' - Scotsman

Alex Salmond brands Nick Robinson 'a disgrace' - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
ALEX Salmond has hit back at BBC broadcaster Nick Robinson’s “ludicrous” comparison between Vladimir’s Putin’s Russia and demonstrations staged by Nationalists during the referendum campaign.
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Scottish Socialists will Stand Aside For New Party “RISE” in 2016 - NewsShaft (blog)

Scottish Socialists will Stand Aside For New Party “RISE” in 2016 - NewsShaft (blog) | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Following the aftermath of the 2014 independence referendum, there has been a great deal of talk of a coming together of the Scottish, independence supporting left, as a means to fight the 2016 Hol...
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'A disgrace': BBC condemned by Alex Salmond for referendum coverage

'A disgrace': BBC condemned by Alex Salmond for referendum coverage | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Former first minister claims Nick Robinson ‘should be both embarrassed and ashamed’ for his reporting during campaign Alex Salmond has described the BBC’s coverage of the Scottish independence referendum as a disgrace, as he hit back at outgoing...
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Sturgeon's plan for Scottish BBC based on proposals scrapped by corporation

Sturgeon's plan for Scottish BBC based on proposals scrapped by corporation | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish first minister’s proposals are based on official BBC blueprint which was scrapped after the latest £750m funding cuts Nicola Sturgeon’s ambitious proposals for new BBC TV and radio channels in Scotland are based heavily on an official BBC...
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Nicola Sturgeon sides with Salmond over BBC reporting spat

Nicola Sturgeon sides with Salmond over BBC reporting spat | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland’s first minister defends SNP colleague over row about Scottish referendum coverage by BBC’s Nick Robinson Nicola Sturgeon has backed her predecessor, Alex Salmond, in his continuing spat with the former BBC political editor Nick Robinson,...
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Nicola Sturgeon's BBC Scotland plans 'should not come at expense of rivals'

Nicola Sturgeon's BBC Scotland plans 'should not come at expense of rivals' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
STV chief welcomes first minister’s proposed federal structure for BBC, but warns that it should not crowd out the commercial market The chief executive of broadcaster STV has warned that any potential boost in funding and services for the BBC in...
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Scottish road congestion is worst for six years - Scotsman

Scottish road congestion is worst for six years - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
DRIVERS have reported road congestion is at its highest for six years, the official Scottish Household Survey revealed today.
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Nicola Sturgeon enlisted to help man propose - Scotsman

Nicola Sturgeon enlisted to help man propose - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
NICOLA Sturgeon may have just completed her most important appointment to date - helping a man propose to his partner.
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Northern Scotland suffering teacher shortage with 300 posts unfilled

Northern Scotland suffering teacher shortage with 300 posts unfilled | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Severest shortages are in Aberdeenshire and the Highlands where 20 primary schools are without head teachers, and nearly 190 teaching posts remain vacant Council leaders across northern Scotland have called for urgent action to deal with a shortage...
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Downton Abbey producer says future generations may revive hit series

Downton Abbey producer says future generations may revive hit series | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Gareth Neame says it is definitely the end of the ITV show this Christmas, but somebody could bring it back in 30 years’ time Downton Abbey will end this Christmas but it could one day be revived as a television series by future generations, its...
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Visitors no longer welcomed to Scotland's 'Penis Island' - The Register

Visitors no longer welcomed to Scotland's 'Penis Island' - The Register | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Bute Council belatedly corrects missing Gaelic accent cock-up
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Scottish Greens: Scotland should nationalise oil - Scotsman (blog)

Scottish Greens: Scotland should nationalise oil - Scotsman (blog) | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTLAND should nationalise its oil industry to break its dependence on “distant multinationals and neoliberal forces”, and cut down on drilling, according to a report commissioned by the Scottish Greens.
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Baby boomers 'not to blame' for woes of young - Scotsman

Baby boomers 'not to blame' for woes of young - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
PENSIONERS have been cleared of causing a cash crisis for younger generations, and are not the wealthiest group in the country, according to a report.
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Fears over security at Scotland's nuclear bases as union say too many cops ... - Scottish Daily Record

Fears over security at Scotland's nuclear bases as union say too many cops ... - Scottish Daily Record | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE Ministry of Defence Police Federation have warned that planned staff cuts will put Faslane at increased risk of terrorist attacks.
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Alex Salmond: Nick Robinson referendum coverage was a 'disgrace' - Telegraph.co.uk

Alex Salmond: Nick Robinson referendum coverage was a 'disgrace' - Telegraph.co.uk | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The former First Minister hits back at the outgoing BBC political editor's attack on the "Putin"-like treatment nationalists doled out to journalists during last year's referendum campaign
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