BBC News - Scotland

    Kilmarnock 0-1 Aberdeen: Steven McLean should not referee Kilmarnock games - Steve Clarke

    Kilmarnock 0-1 Aberdeen: Steven McLean should not referee Kilmarnock games - Steve Clarke


    Steven McLean should no longer referee Kilmarnock matches because he cannot handle "the burden" of overseeing his father's former club, says Rugby Park manager Steve...

    Steven McLean should no longer referee Kilmarnock matches because he cannot handle "the burden" of overseeing his father's former club, says Rugby Park manager Steve Clarke.
    Police probe Dumbiedykes Road body find

    Police probe Dumbiedykes Road body find


    The body was found in Dumbiedykes Road amid reports it had been in the property for some...

    The body was found in Dumbiedykes Road amid reports it had been in the property for some time.
    Murdered man Anthony Ferns died in front of mother

    Murdered man Anthony Ferns died in front of mother


    Post-mortem reveals Anthony Ferns, who died after being attacked in his car in Thornliebank, was...

    Post-mortem reveals Anthony Ferns, who died after being attacked in his car in Thornliebank, was stabbed.
    Balaclava gang target Castlemilk teenager in murder bid

    Balaclava gang target Castlemilk teenager in murder bid


    An 18-year-old is in hospital after being attacked by a gang wearing balaclavas in the Castlemilk are of...

    An 18-year-old is in hospital after being attacked by a gang wearing balaclavas in the Castlemilk are of Glasgow.
    Man who stopped on M73 near Gartcosh dies after crash

    Man who stopped on M73 near Gartcosh dies after crash


    The 78-year-old came to a stop near junction 2 at Gartcosh when a white van crashed into the back of his...

    The 78-year-old came to a stop near junction 2 at Gartcosh when a white van crashed into the back of his vehicle.
    Scottish Premiership: Heart of Midlothian 1-3 Rangers

    Scottish Premiership: Heart of Midlothian 1-3 Rangers


    Rangers' comfortable, seventh consecutive win over Hearts ensures Celtic cannot clinch the Scottish Premiership title against Hibernian on...

    Rangers' comfortable, seventh consecutive win over Hearts ensures Celtic cannot clinch the Scottish Premiership title against Hibernian on Sunday.
    Series of wildfires burn on the Isle of Bute

    Series of wildfires burn on the Isle of Bute


    The fire service said a large area of moorland and forestry had been affected overnight by...

    The fire service said a large area of moorland and forestry had been affected overnight by wildfires.
    'You can succeed as a vegan athlete'

    'You can succeed as a vegan athlete'


    After playing international tennis in his teens, Ross Mackay says he really learned about food when he became...

    After playing international tennis in his teens, Ross Mackay says he really learned about food when he became vegan.
    Canadians in dream Scots wedding heartbreak

    Canadians in dream Scots wedding heartbreak


    The couple travelled to Scotland to have their marriage blessed only to discover their castle venue had gone...

    The couple travelled to Scotland to have their marriage blessed only to discover their castle venue had gone bust.
    Aberdeenshire orphan lambs helping with dementia

    Aberdeenshire orphan lambs helping with dementia


    Care home residents have been visited by lambs from a local farm to help reduce loneliness and...

    Care home residents have been visited by lambs from a local farm to help reduce loneliness and anxiety.
    Traumatic injuries caused by bicycle saddles

    Traumatic injuries caused by bicycle saddles


    A Paralympic cyclist urges manufacturers to consider different types of pelvis when designing saddles following traumatic injuries caused by bike...

    A Paralympic cyclist urges manufacturers to consider different types of pelvis when designing saddles following traumatic injuries caused by bike saddles.
    Sheku Bayoh police officers will be allowed to retire

    Sheku Bayoh police officers will be allowed to retire


    The Scottish Police Authority had been ordered to reconsider its decision to stop the officers from stepping...

    The Scottish Police Authority had been ordered to reconsider its decision to stop the officers from stepping down.
    Two women die in Aberdeen beach swimming tragedy

    Two women die in Aberdeen beach swimming tragedy


    The victims, aged 22 and 36, got into difficulties while swimming in the early hours of Friday...

    The victims, aged 22 and 36, got into difficulties while swimming in the early hours of Friday morning.
    Send us your pictures of Scotland

    Send us your pictures of Scotland


    All you need to know about sending in photographs for our weekly...

    All you need to know about sending in photographs for our weekly gallery.
    Your pictures

    Your pictures


    A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 12 and 19...

    A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 12 and 19 April.
    Loch Lomond paddle steamer opens to visitors

    Loch Lomond paddle steamer opens to visitors


    Loch Lomond's Maid of the Loch boasts a newly-refurbished tearoom as it reopens for...

    Loch Lomond's Maid of the Loch boasts a newly-refurbished tearoom as it reopens for Easter.
    Top gear

    Top gear


    A decade after becoming a YouTube sensation, a daredevil plans a return to the city where it all took...

    A decade after becoming a YouTube sensation, a daredevil plans a return to the city where it all took off.
    Aberdeen Nuart street festival gets under way

    Aberdeen Nuart street festival gets under way


    Artists have spent recent days working on their creations on walls and the sides of buildings around...

    Artists have spent recent days working on their creations on walls and the sides of buildings around Aberdeen.
    Bradley Welsh: 'Firearms are very prevalent in Scotland'

    Bradley Welsh: 'Firearms are very prevalent in Scotland'


    The murdered Trainspotting T2 actor spoke of an increase in firearms in Scotland just months before he was...

    The murdered Trainspotting T2 actor spoke of an increase in firearms in Scotland just months before he was shot.
    Bowing out

    Bowing out


    Jim McColl has been presenting BBC Scotland's The Beechgrove Garden since...

    Jim McColl has been presenting BBC Scotland's The Beechgrove Garden since 1978.
    Scotland’s highest village?

    Scotland’s highest village?


    Two villages in the southern uplands both claim to be the highest in the...

    Two villages in the southern uplands both claim to be the highest in the country.
    Your pictures: 5-12 April

    Your pictures: 5-12 April


    A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 5 and 12...

    A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 5 and 12 April.
    Kidney swap

    Kidney swap


    Mandy Murray's husband Graham gave his kidney to someone in Belfast so his wife got a transplant in...

    Mandy Murray's husband Graham gave his kidney to someone in Belfast so his wife got a transplant in return.
    Your pictures: 29 Mar - 5 Apr

    Your pictures: 29 Mar - 5 Apr


    A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 29 March and 5...

    A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 29 March and 5 April.
    Your pictures: 22 -29 March

    Your pictures: 22 -29 March


    A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 22 and 29...

    A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 22 and 29 March.
    Your pictures: 15-22 March

    Your pictures: 15-22 March


    A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 15 and 22...

    A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 15 and 22 March.