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Antonio´s injury recovery on schedule for new West Ham season

Added: 24.06.2017 10:56 | 0 views | 0 comments

Michail Antonio says his injury recovery is on track as he prepares for the new Premier League season with West Ham. A hamstring problem sustained against Swansea City on April 8 saw Antonio ruled out for the rest of the campaign, while he also missed England’s June games against Scotland and France. Antonio – who scored nine...


Scotland undone by brilliant Fiji in Suva

Added: 24.06.2017 0:56 | 1 views | 0 comments

Scotland are outgunned by an inspired Fiji as Gregor Townsend's men end their summer tour with defeat in Suva.

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New sales leadership for Royal Caribbean International in Scotland

Added: 22.06.2017 19:04 | 0 views | 0 comments

Royal Caribbean International has announced the appointment of Michelle Nagy as regional sales manager for Scotland. She joins Royal Caribbean from L’Oréal where she held the position of account manager in Scotland.


Former UK police chief: 'We are facing disorganised terrorism'

Added: 21.06.2017 11:04 | 0 views | 0 comments

Sir Hugh Orde is a former British police chief who was at the forefront of the fight against terrorism, working at Scotland Yard in London and as chief constable in Northern Ireland. He tells FRANCE 24 how police need to respond to the current wave of terrorism, says there is no need for a France-style state of emergency in the UK, and expresses concern over how Brexit will affect security cooperation with the EU and the UK border with Ireland.


'Poisoned' Wimbledon player Gabriella Taylor granted wildcard

Added: 21.06.2017 10:28 | 0 views | 0 comments

A British tennis player whose suspected “poisoning” during last year’s Wimbledon was investigated by Scotland Yard after she “almost died” has been awarded a wildcard for this year’s qualifying tournament.

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Digital technology 'is Scotland's fast-growing sector'

Added: 19.06.2017 1:55 | 0 views | 0 comments

A report forecasts the sector will grow twice as fast as the Scottish economy overall in the years to 2024.


With Ireland and Afghanistan leading the way, cricket is well placed to expand beyond its traditional frontiers

Added: 16.06.2017 13:36 | 0 views | 0 comments

It was, perhaps, very Scottish to make history while the cricketing world was focused elsewhere. As India were setting up a Champions Trophy final with Pakistan, 285 miles north Scotland were defeating Zimbabwe. In sporting terms, this was no shock, and yet it was deeply historic: Scotland’s first ever one-day international victory over a Test nation.


The most beautiful castles to visit in the UK

Added: 15.06.2017 21:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

NBritain is home to some of the most beautiful and historic castles in the whole world. The settings where famous battles, murders, wars and much more took place, much can be learned within their mysterious walls. Here are 10 of the best to see. 1. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle is the most famous castle in Scotland and …

Blind man's crusade

Added: 07.06.2017 20:54 | 0 views | 0 comments

A blind man in Scotland has qualified as a self-defence instructor, and is teaching other blind people how to protect themselves

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RBS tries to settle embarrassing court case

Added: 22.05.2017 9:05 | 0 views | 0 comments

A compensation court case against Royal Bank of Scotland has been postponed after the lender made a last-minute settlement offer to investors.