And... snap, plans for a “superschool” in the outskirts of Dundee disintegrated into nothingness this week, as if Thanos himself had willed it.
Scottish farm leaders have called for immediate publication of a review into farm subsidy allocations across the UK.
Madam, – I was interested in Keith Howell’s comments (“Carrying on regardless”, Letters, The Courier, August 27), referring to the Scottish Government’s new Citizens’ Assembly plans.
Madam, – Alex Orr implicitly concedes that the GERS figures are fairly accurate, and that an independent Scotland would face a deficit of around 7% of GDP, by failing to answer them in his letter (Fiscal straitjacket ditched in indy Scotland, Courier, August 27).
A Buckfast-wielding man who bared his buttocks at a Remembrance Day memorial monument has been ordered to carry out unpaid work.
A sex offender has been given an extended seven-year sentence after he admitted trying to form a paedophile ring within Scotland’s prison system.
A man caught growing cannabis plants in his home claimed in court he did not think he was doing anything illegal.
Invergowrie play park was officially opened yesterday after a £70,000 upgrade.
Red meat processors have called on the Scottish Government to create a support scheme to top up beef farmers’ market returns.
Madam, – I regret to have to tell arch critic of the SNP Alan Bell of Kirriemuir that his simplistic analysis of Scotland’s economic problems is, to quote an oft used word by the Rev. John Cameron, risible to say the least (Misery over expenditure, Courier, August 26).