Sheriff decides against jail for NHS Tayside worker found with ‘horrifically disgusting’ child abuse imagery

7 July 2015 2.09pm.

An NHS Tayside worker caught with child abuse material including an image of a newborn baby with its umbilical cord still attached has avoided a ...

‘Fear of SNP’ won election for David Cameron

David Cameron's strategy of highlighting a potential Labour-SNP deal to put Ed Miliband in Number 10 could have helped persuade English voters ...

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Former Scottish secretary brands EVEL proposals ‘threat to union’

Ramming proposals which amount to an English parliament through the Commons in a single day is the biggest threat to the union, a Liberal Democrat MP ...

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Cabinet ministers take the pulse of the Fife economy

Cabinet ministers undertook a series of engagements at local businesses and organisations throughout north-east Fife on Monday.

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Silent tribute paid to 7/7 victims

Britain has fallen silent in memory of terrorism victims for the second time in less than a week as the tenth anniversary of the July 7 attacks was ...

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Trial boosts cystic fibrosis therapy hopes

Life-changing gene therapy for cystic fibrosis sufferers could be available in the next five years following a landmark trial.

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BBC to axe more than 1,000 jobs

The BBC is to cut more than 1,000 jobs, including many managerial roles, because of a £150 million shortfall in its licence fee income.

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Customers overpay £1.2 billion for energy

British households are overpaying for their energy by around £1.2 billion a year and are failing to switch to get the best deals, the competition ...

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Ex-Dundee director Giovanni di Stefano launches bid to clear his name

A former Dundee FC director who claimed friendship with some of the 20th Century’s most notorious individuals is appealing a string of convictions ...

Brighton bus crash: Five seriously injured in city centre incident

Two people have suffered life-threatening injuries and three have been seriously hurt in a crash involving two buses in a city centre.

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Paddy Power causes outrage with Andy Murray ‘immigrant’ advert

A gambling firm has caused outrage after suggesting that Andy Murray is an immigrant.

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