50-50 gender split in new cabinet

The First Minister has announced her first cabinet

The Scottish Government's new cabinet has been announced by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, subject to the necessary parliamentary approval.

RSPB calls for tree protection from biomass burning

Published: Fri 21 Nov 2014

Trees need protection, says RSPB

RSPB Scotland is calling on the Scottish Government to "seize the opportunity to ensure that electricity from biomass is truly low carbon" and does not result in the burning of protected tree species.

Reports issued on Scottish beaver trials.

Published: Thu 20 Nov 2014

Will beavers come back to Scotland?

Scottish Natural Heritage reports into the feasibility of reintroducing beavers to the wild in Scotland have been welcomed by the trial partners.

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Keeper Brill calls for unity ahead of Motherwell clash

Published: Fri 21 Nov 2014

Dean Brill.

CALEY THISTLE keeper Dean Brill believes the club could be on the brink of something special if they can keep together their talented core of players. The club's standout performer this season, club vice-captain

Rangers enter race for Inverness vice-captain Shinnie

Published: Wed 19 Nov 2014

Graeme Shinnie

RANGERS have joined Aberdeen in the chase for Caley Thistle's Graeme Shinnie, who is expected to leave the club after turning down a contract extension last week. The club's vice-captain has been in terrific

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