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The school children who live in England but are taught in Scotland

Image caption The legacy of past problems at Berwick Academy has convinced some parents to ask for their children to be taught elsewhere Schools in the Scottish Borders are teaching more than 100 children who…

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USA 30-29 Scotland: Americans stun Scots to register first tier one victory

Highlights: USA 30-29 Scotland Summer tour: USA v Scotland USA (13) 30 Tries: Taufete’e 2, Germishuys Cons: MacGinty3 Pens: MacGinty 3 Scotland (24) 29 Tries: Kinghorn, penalty try, Turner, Fife Cons: Kinghorn 2 Pen: Kinghorn…


Travel disruption as Storm Hector sweeps across Scotland

Image copyright Vicki HM Dale Image caption This tree came down on Glasgow’s Great Western Road, resulting in part of the road being closed Travel disruption is affecting much of Scotland as Storm Hector sweeps…


Inside Scotland’s ‘village of dreams’

Image copyright Daria Chartoriskaya Image caption Alan is a well-known character in the village of Newton Dee It is talent night in Newton Dee, the only place in Scotland where people with learning difficulties and…


Scotland beat England for first time in ODI

Adil Rashid was the ninth England wicket to fall, run out at the beginning of the 49th over One-day international, Edinburgh: Scotland 371-5 (50 overs): MacLeod 140* (94), Coetzer 58 (49) England 365 (48.5 overs):…


Stars and gripes: When US President Ulysses S Grant came to Scotland

Image copyright Smithsonian Institution Image caption Ulysses S Grant was the first US president to visit Scotland There has been much speculation about whether Donald Trump will come to Scotland during a trip to the…


Miner’s strike policing in Scotland to be reviewed

Image copyright Steve Eason Image caption Miners across the UK went on strike between March 1984 and March 1985 An independent review of the impact of policing on communities during the miner’s strike has been…


Aberdeen sanitary product pilot to start across Scotland

Image copyright Getty Images A project to provide free sanitary products to women from low income households in Aberdeen is to be rolled out across the country. The Scottish government scheme – designed to tackle…


Trump may extend UK visit to play golf in Scotland

Image copyright Getty Images US president Donald Trump may extend his visit to the UK in July in order to play golf in Scotland. The property magnate-turned politician owns two golf courses in Scotland, and…


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