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Strike threat at Lothian Buses as union alleges bullying

Transport
The scene in Broxburn where a 23-year-man was crushed by a lorry. Picture: SWNS

Police probe after man crushed in scrapyard accident

Our Region
Charlie Gard, who has died. Picture: Contributed

“Beautiful boy” Charlie Gard has died, parents confirm

News

Contactless payments to be trialled on Lothian Buses

Transport

Man charged over sex attack on Penicuik teenager

Crime

Marti Pellow announces Wet Wet Wet departure

News

Transformation of New Town square for Edinburgh Festival show revealed

Entertainment

Elderly man seriously assaulted in central Edinburgh

Edinburgh
The incident happened on Leith Walk at rush hour yesterday. Picture: Amy Roberts

Cyclist injured in Leith Walk crash

Edinburgh

John McLellan: City Deal is ambition not real commitment

Budget coffee chain EasyCoffee opens first Edinburgh store

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Rebecca Latto is representing Edinburgh in Miss Mermaid UK. Photo Paul Dale Photography.

Meet the waitress hoping to win the UK Miss Mermaid title

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Quadruple amputee Corinne Hutton, 47, from Lochwinnoch in Renfrewshire, has achieved a momentous feat by completing a super-sprint distance challenge at this year's London Triathlon.

Scotland’s ‘bionic mum’ battles agony to finish triathlon

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Stephanie Wolfe Murray in the Canongate office in 1982

Stephanie Wolfe Murray broke the publishing mould

News
The body was found in a wooded area near Morningside Terrace. Picture: Google

Death of man found in Morningside woods ‘unexplained’ say police

Morningside
Crews on the scene of the blaze. Picture: Gary Cocker

Residents evacuated as firefighters battle Edinburgh flats blaze

Leith

Andy Murray earns praise for calling out ‘casual sexism’

More Sport 16

Celine’s Leading Light at the Yard

News

Fond Stockbridge farewell to Nino and Franco

News 3

Sheltered housing complex attacked by vandals

Crime

Man charged over sex attack on Penicuik teenager

Crime
An elderly man was assaulted on Thursday morning. Picture: Google

Elderly man seriously assaulted in central Edinburgh

Edinburgh
Catriona Beattie has not been seen since 26 July. Picture: Submitted

Search on for missing Morningside woman

Edinburgh

Kirsty Maxwell’s family vows to continue fight for justice

Crime

Care home worker who abused vulnerable children jailed

Edinburgh

Killer facing life in prison for Scotland Street murder

New Town

Fringe Society financial manager pleads guilty to fraud

Edinburgh
The scene in Broxburn where a 23-year-man was crushed by a lorry. Picture: SWNS

Police probe after man crushed in scrapyard accident

Our Region

Contactless payments to be trialled on Lothian Buses

Transport 7
Half of fossil fuel cars are to be phased out by 2030.

Scorn poured on 2040 ban on petrol and diesel cars

Transport 5
Some service have been disrupted as a result of the fault. Picture; Michael Gillen

Service resume following Edinburgh-Glasgow signalling fault

Edinburgh
Th incident happened near the B and M store at Seafield. Picture; Google Maps

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Seafield crash

Edinburgh
New diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned from 2040 as part of efforts to tackle air pollution. Picture; PA

Sale of diesel and petrol cars to be banned from 2040

Edinburgh

Edinburgh Council pays £800k in compensation over trips in street

Edinburgh

9 out of 10 passengers satisfied with ScotRail, finds report

Transport 30

Race the Runway: Super cars return to Edinburgh Airport

News 2

Row over ticket refunds after Scotland’s National Airshow washout

News 16
Dr Philip Cook

Edinburgh academic in call to ‘bring back’ child labour

Edinburgh
Scottish Labour believe the figures reinforce the case for a school-based counsellor in every secondary. Picture (posed by models): John Devlin

Mental health targets missed for Scots children

Education 8
Nicola Sturgeons reading challenge has been taken up by about 75 per cent of schools in its first year. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Reading standards in Scotland falling behind UK, study warns

Politics 83
More than 200 Scottish schools have been closed down over the past decade.

Concern as Scotland loses 200 schools in ten years

Education 2

20 of the biggest Scottish school playground crazes

News 3

Residents buy school uniforms for struggling families

Education 4

Grace Jones to be subject of city academic conference

Education

Edinburgh University embroiled in Google cash-for-papers claims

Education 1
Charlie Gard, who has died. Picture: Contributed

“Beautiful boy” Charlie Gard has died, parents confirm

News 3
Maya Hynes was diagnosed with myopia when she was four years old. Picture: Contributed

Groundbreaking new treatment slows girl’s eye condition

Health
Anthony Nolan beat blood cancer thanks to a stem cell transplant. Picture: contributed

Stockbridge sports coach ‘owes life to a stranger’

Health
Forth Hope on the River Forth. Picture: contributed

Ferry sets sail for the Amazon to become floating medical centre

Health
Forth Hope was designed as a harbour ferry in Hampshire. Picture: Vine Trust

Harbour ferry sails from Rosyth to bring health to Amazon

News 6
Stephanie Inglis in action during the Commonwealth Games. Picture; LIsa Ferguson

Stephanie Inglis brain injury prevents return to judo

Edinburgh
Johnnie Meechan
Oceana - who won the tournament. Picture: contributed

Johnnie’s Journey: Football tournament raises over £3k for charity

News

Baby Charlie’s parents in new ‘die at home’ battle

News

Sale of diesel and petrol cars to be banned from 2040

Edinburgh

Mental health targets missed for Scots children

Education 8

People with neurotic tendencies live longer, says new study

Health
The Jim Rose Circus at the Udderbelly

Susan Morrison: Whatever happened to good old outrage?

Opinion
Johnny Depp as Edward Scissorhands

Hayley Matthews: Cutting to the chase, my hair was a colour disaster

Opinion
Artist's impressions of proposed changes to Sherrifhall Roundabout

John McLellan: City Deal is ambition not real commitment

Opinion 3

Karen Koren: Fringe award in memory of Filipa

Opinion 2

David Alexander: Edinburgh’s property market in good shape

Business 2

Ian Murray: Brexit gives us plenty to ponder on this summer

Opinion

Leader comment: Blast from past is good for future

Opinion 1

Gerry Farrell: We’re on the march with McLeish’s army to face SFA

Opinion 2
Brandon Lewis (left) said free movement of labour would end as of March 2019

Free movement from UK to EU will end in March 2019

Politics 86
Chief Constable Phil Gormley. 
Picture: Ian Rutherford

Police Scotland chief ‘won’t be suspended’ over alleged bullying

Crime
Aberdeen is to feel the most pain by Brexit. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Aberdeen and Edinburgh to be hardest hit by Brexit pain

Politics 91
Kirsty Maxwell with husband Adam Maxwell. Picture: Contributed

Kirsty Maxwell in a ‘state of terror’ when she died, court hears

Politics
Adam McVey is the only man who signed the City Deal who wasn't wearing a tie. Picture: Greg Macvean

Council leader Adam McVey under fire for not wearing tie

Politics
Scottish Labour believe the figures reinforce the case for a school-based counsellor in every secondary. Picture (posed by models): John Devlin

Mental health targets missed for Scots children

Education 8

Edinburgh Council pays £800k in compensation over trips in street

Edinburgh

Ruth Davidson fights back over online homophobic abuse

Politics 114

Health chiefs say hospitals and services risk closure

News

Edinburgh’s poshest care home to open in Cramond

Business 16
St Andrew Square will be transformed for the two-day curtain-raiser for the Edinburgh International Festival.

Transformation of New Town square for Edinburgh Festival show revealed

Entertainment 3
2,000 Fringe tickets up for grabs in our exclusive givewaway. Picture: Contributed.

2,000 Fringe tickets up for grabs in exclusive Scotsman giveaway

News
Marti Pellow is leaving Wet Wet Wet after 30 years. Picture: Simon Fowler

Marti Pellow announces Wet Wet Wet departure

News
St Andrew Square will be transformed for the two-day curtain-raiser for the Edinburgh International Festival.

Transformation of New Town square for Edinburgh Festival show revealed

Entertainment 3
Users have been warned about the latest scam. Picture; stock image

Warning issued over Whatsapp scam aiming to’steal’ bank details

Edinburgh 1
'Reasons for the current situation include continued local economic growth,' says DJ Alexander boss David Alexander. Picture: Steven Scott Taylor

David Alexander: Edinburgh’s property market in good shape

Business 2
Harmonium is the latest eatery to open in Edinburgh with a completely vegan menu (Photo: Harmonium / Facebook)

Is Edinburgh becoming Scotland’s vegan capital?

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