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Fire destroys former primary school in Inverkeithing

Image copyright John Binnie Image caption The fire broke out at the former primary school in Inverkeithing More than 35 firefighters have attended a major blaze at a former primary school in Fife. The fire…

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Possible learning benefits of Scots language probed

Image copyright Getty Images The possibility that learning in Scots helps school pupils “excel across the curriculum” is being investigated. Banff Academy has teamed up with the University of Aberdeen in a bid to assess…


Hawick Common Riding: ‘On the back of a horse we’re all equal’

Image copyright Magic B/BBC Scotland Image caption Lisa Mackay took part in the traditionally men-only chase in Hawick this year Lisa Mackay had a more emotional summer than most. In the Hawick Common Riding –…


Ballot set to close in crucial vote over teachers’ pay

Image copyright Rob Parsons Image caption Teachers staged a rally in George Square last month Voting is set to close in a ballot by two teachers’ unions on whether to reject a pay deal. The…



Sturgeon in London for Brexit talks with PM and opposition leaders

Image copyright Getty Images Nicola Sturgeon is due to meet Theresa May and Westminster opposition leaders later to discuss Brexit. Speaking ahead of the London visit, the first minister said her aim was to discuss…


Stuart Hogg: Scotland star keen to end Glasgow career with ‘best season’

Watch Hogg’s Six Nations tries for Scotland Autumn Test: Scotland v Argentina Venue: Murrayfield Date: Saturday, 24 November Kick-off: 14:30 GMT Coverage: Watch live on BBC Television & online; listen live on Radio Scotland &…


Premiership matches to be shown live on Sky only

Scottish Premiership matches will be shown only on Sky Sports from 2020 after the SPFL struck a new broadcast deal. The five-year deal will include 48 games per season, as well as the six Premiership…


Financial problems force closure of residential school

Image copyright The New School A residential school for children with significant additional support needs is to close. Parents of children at The New School Butterstone in Dunkeld, Perth and Kinross, have been told the…


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