Jamie Bhatti could have still been in the slaughterhouse or in the police, but instead he seems likely to line up against Australia for Scotland for his first start in this weekend’s third Autumn Test.
Scotland don’t have challenges from their ever-growing injury list, only opportunities, believes assistant coach Dan McFarland.
In these days where the golfing “close season” amounts to just four days, it barely gives your poor columnist any time to stop and take stock.
Forgive me for not toasting the Supreme Court’s judgement on the minimum pricing of alcohol in recent days, but I genuinely fear it won’t make the difference its advocates believe it will.
Picture the scene.
Firefighters returned to dampen down hot spots at a rural Perthshire house that was “engulfed” in fire.
St Johnstone, Dundee and Dundee United should all be optimistic about their chances of progressing to the last 16 of the Scottish Cup after the fourth round draw.
The progress of the new £28.7 million Baldragon Academy was revealed in a behind-the-scenes tour before the building’s February opening.
Two illegal workers have been detained following a raid on an Indian takeaway in Glenrothes.
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