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Police called after gang of youths ‘abuse Susan Boyle’

Our Region
Pride flag. Picture: TSPL

School ‘banned Pride badge for promoting homosexuality’

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Hearts auctioned off items to raise funds for new Main Stand. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Hearts raise more than £60,000 from nostalgic Main Stand auction

Hearts
First Lady Melania Trump, President Donald Trump, Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin, Louise Linton, Vice President Mike Pence, and Second Lady Karen Pence.  (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for LS)

Donald Trump among guests at Louise Linton’s wedding

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Anti fascists to protest Scottish Defence League march today

Edinburgh

Thousands sign petition to ‘save’ St John’s children’s ward

Edinburgh

Reports that indyref2 on hold ‘purely speculative’, says SNP

Politics

Body found in search for missing Corstorphine priest

Corstorphine
A volunteer at the 2014 Commonwealth Games gives advice at Glasgow Central Station. Picture: SNS

Festivals turn to deprived areas for volunteers

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Comment: National Marine Centre will be an asset

Cerys Loughrie is havign her hair chopped in memory of her little sister  Laci.

Girl’s charity drive for little sister who died aged 2 days

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Nigel Jones in his competitive heyday

Nigel helps running festival stay on track

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Members of Big Hearts go out into the community to help the old and disabled

Care and Repair put Hearts into helping

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The community centre is home to a number of events similar to this one at a community centre in Cumbernaul. Stock image

Residents fear for future of community centre as bosses quit

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Prefessor Melissa Terras takes up her new role in October

Melissa to develop digital scholarship

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Ken Buchanan, former world lightweight champion.

Irvine Welsh backs call for a Ken Buchanan statue

Boxing 11
Mollie Hughes celebrates at Edinburgh Airport. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Record-breaking Everest climber Molly Hughes hopes to inspire

More Sport 3

Debbie makes a big splash on shortlist

News 1

New lease of life and job for Rachel

News

Couple get engaged in new Queensferry Crossing proposal

Edinburgh 1

Edinburgh mum behind teething necklaces nominated for awards

Edinburgh 2
A previous anti racism march in Edinburgh. Picture: TSPL

Anti fascists to protest Scottish Defence League march today

Edinburgh
Neighbours have rallied around Susan Boyle after the singing star was subjected to vile abuse by a group of youths. File picture: John Devlin

Police called after gang of youths ‘abuse Susan Boyle’

Our Region 10
The two people were found at a property on Longniddry's Main Street. Picture: Google Maps

Two people found with serious injuries at Longniddry home

Crime
David Penman faces a possible life sentence.

Blind rapist guilty of sickening attacks at Edinburgh school

Edinburgh

Cars vandalised in Livingston hate crime

Edinburgh

On this day 1942: Charles de Gaulle visits Edinburgh

Edinburgh 4

Fireraiser who wrecked six cars jailed for two years

Crime

Broxburn hit by string of housebreakings

Crime
More than a quarter of flights at Edinburgh Airport are delayed. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh Airport ranked ‘worst in Scotland’ for delays

Transport 20
Flood alerts are in force across southern Scotland. Picture: Hemedia

Scotland's weather: Flooding and power cut threat across south

Transport 13

Date confirmed for Queensferry Crossing opening

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The Lothian bus driver stopped the vehicle to rescue the animal. Picture; Greg Macvean

Lothian bus driver rescues hedgehog from middle of the road

Edinburgh 14
Prestwick Airport. Picture: John Devlin.

Prestwick Airport accused of saying Edinburgh Airport ‘too full’

Transport 25
Sir Nigel Gresley with the locomotive named after him.

Flying Scotsman designer honoured in Edinburgh

Transport 2

Virgin Trains named top transport operator in Scotland

Transport 6

Norwegian to launch cheap flights from Edinburgh to Los Angeles and San Francisco

Transport 14

Edinburgh Tram tracks must be moved to protect cyclist claims surgeon

News 89

Everything you need to know as Edinburgh Airport named ‘among worst in world’

Edinburgh
General Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970) visited Edinburgh on 23 June 1942. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

On this day 1942: Charles de Gaulle visits Edinburgh

Edinburgh 4
Virgin Media users are said to be at risk. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Thousands of customers ‘at risk’ following Virgin Media hack

Edinburgh
Police were called to the hospital shortly after 9am

Balaclava-clad man sparks security alert at Edinburgh’s Royal Infirmary

Edinburgh 4

Billy Connolly receives honorary degree from Strathclyde

Education 15

Police attend incident at Edinburgh’s Royal Infirmary

Edinburgh 4

History teacher struck off for being drunk

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Inspectors find four new city schools with defects, MSPs hear

Edinburgh 10

Napier and EICC team up for degree in business events

Business 4
St Johns Hospital. Picture: Lisa Ferguson.

Thousands sign petition to ‘save’ St John’s children’s ward

Edinburgh 1
Kayla Doohan was diagnosed with breast cancer when she was just 20.

Brave Livingston mum ‘one of youngest Scots to get breast cancer’

Health

NHS Lothian paid £2,000 for locum doctor to work 8 hour shift

Health 1
St Johns Hospital, Livingston
. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Fury as staff crisis shuts St John’s children’s ward - again

Our Region 14
Cerys Loughrie is havign her hair chopped in memory of her little sister  Laci.

Girl’s charity drive for little sister who died aged 2 days

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The teenager had not long passed his driving test. Picture: Contributed.

Family of tragic Kieran Swinton set up charity

Health
Ex rugby player Doddie Weir at the Greenyards earlier this year. Picture; Greg Macvean

Doddie Weir thanks well-wishers following MND announcement

News 1

Gordon Aikman wins top award for his MND campaigning

News

Duke of Edinburgh leaves hospital

News

City scientist awarded £1.5m to aid cancer research

News

Comment: RIE smoking ban ‘is just not working’

Edinburgh 9
Adam McVey is Edinburgh City Council's youngest ever leader. Picture: Ian Gerogeson

Kevin Buckle: Council should remember people matter, not politics

Opinion 3
Adam McVey. left, and Labour group leader Cammy Day sign the coalition agreement at the City Chambers. Picture: Greg Macvean

Comment: Who would want to run a Capital city?

Opinion 5
Scotland voted decisively to Remain in the European Union. Picture: PA

Ash Denham: We need a seat at the Brexit table

Opinion 9
Handling a tarantula at Butterfly and Insect World. Picture: Toby Williams

Hayley Matthews: I can cope with two hairy legs, but eight of them?

Opinion 1

Brian Monteith: Even Michel knows that we are leaving

Opinion 4

Ewan Aitken: Judge us by how we treat enemies

Opinion 5

John McLellan: Here’s the inside scoop on how Ruth turned tide

Opinion 2

Tommy Sheppard: Was this the emptiest Queen’s Speech ever?

Opinion 8
A spokesperson for Nicola Sturgeon branded the reports 'purely speculative'. Picture: Getty Images

Reports that indyref2 on hold ‘purely speculative’, says SNP

Politics 210
Cladding has been removed from a building on the Chalcots Estate in north London after it was confirmed by the Government to have flammable facades. Picture: Lauren Hurley/PA Wire

Residents evacuated from five London tower blocks over safety fears

Politics 23
A tied vote shows how life might be under minority SNP rule. Picture: Greg Macvean

Edinburgh council draws lots over appointments

Politics 11
Scotland voted decisively to Remain in the European Union. Picture: PA

Ash Denham: We need a seat at the Brexit table

Opinion 9
Prime Minister Theresa May arrives at the European Council in Brussels. Picture: AFP/BELGA/Thierry Roge/Getty Images

May offers EU nationals the right to stay after Brexit

Politics 80
Brexit dominated the Queen's speech yesterday. Picture: Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images

May pledges she will bring the nation ‘closer together’

News 4

City’s youngest ever council chief landed role by ‘accident’

Politics 7

Former Hearts-linked businessman launches anti-Brexit push

News 14

Concern over plans to scrap city Petitions Committee

Edinburgh

Holyrood to vote on scrapping time bar for child abuse survivors

News
The Edinburgh International Festival will take over St Andrew Square for its two-day opening event Bloom.

Edinburgh Festival curtainraiser set to light up St Andrew Square

Entertainment
A volunteer at the 2014 Commonwealth Games gives advice at Glasgow Central Station. Picture: SNS

Festivals turn to deprived areas for volunteers

News 3
More than 350 objects, including loans from the Vatican and the Louvre, are in the new Jacobites exhibition at the National Museum.

National Museum facing protests over lack of Gaelic in Jacobites exhibition

News 4
A volunteer at the 2014 Commonwealth Games gives advice at Glasgow Central Station. Picture: SNS

Festivals turn to deprived areas for volunteers

News 3

Watchdog clears Standard Life’s £11bn Aberdeen Asset deal

Business 5
Brian Cox played Winston Churchill in the new big-screen biopic, which was shot in and around Edinburgh.

New Scottish film and TV fund delivers £17.5m boost for economy

Entertainment