A teenager who abducted, rape and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail will tell a court he is too young to be locked up for 27 years.
A former paramedic was yesterday found guilty of nine charges of abuse and abduction during a 20-year period.
Aaron Campbell, 16, who abducted, raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail on the Isle of Bute has been sentenced to life imprisonment and told he must spend at least 27 years behind bars.
A 16-year-old boy has been found guilty of abducting, raping and murdering Alesha MacPhail, six, on the Isle of Bute on July 2 last year, following a nine-day trial at the High Court in Glasgow.
Royal National Mod-goers have one last hurdle today before making it to the event in Dunoon - the closure of the main route in.
A Scottish council is recruiting its first ever Arabic language teacher after Syrian refugees settled on an island.
Two Scottish brothers are five days into “the world’s toughest row” as they seek to paddle 3,000 miles across the Atlantic.
fisherman has opened a dedicated seaweed shop - thought to be the first of its kind in the UK.
The "charming" holiday home of the late Oscar-winning director Lord Attenborough has been put on the market for less than £600,000.
Former Highlands and Islands list MSP Jamie McGrigor has thrown his name into the hat for an Oban ward in May, for the Conservatives.
Refugees who fled war-torn Syria and are now living on the isle of Bute say they feel "safe and welcome".
Controversial plans to reshape parliamentary constituencies in the north will be discussed at a meeting in Inverness next month.
A team of 30 firefighters from as far afield as Dunbartonshire battled a huge fire at an Aban council depot yesterday.
The provost of Argyll and Bute has offered his thanks after the council was inundated with donations to help Syrian refugee families settle on an island.
The generosity of people in Argyll and Bute in welcoming Syrian refugees has been praised by a US museum.
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