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Travel

Picture quiz: Western Isles… Or Thailand?

May 1, 2017

When tourism bosses in Thailand were looking for a photograph that best summed up the beauty of their tropical beaches back in 2009 they chose a shot of stunning white sands lapped by clear turquoise waters... On the island of Berneray, in the Outer Hebrides.

Outdoors

Is it snowing in your area? Send us your pictures

April 24, 2017

It’s nearly May and yet many parts of Scotland were covered in a blanket of snow today. The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning with the snow set to continue tomorrow. Our photographers have been out taking pictures of today’s weather – and now we want yours too.  

Westminster

POLL: How would you vote in a snap General Election in June?

April 18, 2017

Theresa May has called for a snap General Election to be held in June. The Prime Minister said the only way to “guarantee certainty and stability for the years ahead” was to seek support from the public for her decisions. But how would you vote in a snap General Election? Let us know using the poll below.

Travel

QUIZ: How well do you know the castles in Scotland?

April 17, 2017

Scotland is a hot bed for stunning, historical castles which make for a great day out. They have been photographed millions of times and all have an interesting story to tell. Take our quiz and see how well you know your Scottish castles.

Entertainment

QUIZ: How well do you know the Star Wars films?

April 14, 2017

It’s the day Star Wars fans have been waiting for – the day the teaser trailer for Episode VIII: The Last Jedi was released. Now you’ve watched it, why not test your Star Wars knowledge with our quiz. Find out how well you know lines from your favourite movies.

Politics

POLL: Should ‘The Vow’ be kept?

September 8, 2015

English votes for English laws will probably require an end to the Barnett Formula which allocates Scotland’s share of UK spending, a constitutional expert has advised.

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