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Sunday, April 30th, 2017


Chamber warns of economic impact

Business urges May to halt growing tax burden

Wireline industry

Theresa May will be told to reduce the tax burden on businesses or risk ..

Eastbound route finished

Edinburgh-Glasgow motorway link opens

New M8 link

The missing link in the M8 has opened to traffic on both carriageways…

On the Money

Stay away ’til St Leger Day? Don’t bet on it

Alan Steel

Where has the year gone ?  Suddenly it’s May.  And with May comes the fresh plant growth that’s such welcome news.  However to balance that along comes our weary economists, awakening from their winter slumber. As my grannie used to say “you have to take the good with the bad”. Sadly true. Now what is it these pessimistic perennials are miserable about at this time of year?   Well it’s that oft-quoted mantra of theirs that heaps even more disquiet on average investors: “Sell in May and don’t come back ’tilRead More

No blanket guarantees on taxes

May rules out VAT rise if Tories re-elected

Theresa May on Marr

Theresa May has ruled out a Conservative government raising VAT if she wins the general election, but has offered no..

Poll gives lift to Prime Minister

May strengthens Scots Tory vote over Labour

Theresa May

A new poll will provide some relief to Theresa May this weekend by showing the Scottish Conservatives widening…

Classic enthrals record crowd

Joshua clinches WBA title in 11th round

Anthony Joshua vid

Anthony Joshua defeated Wladimir Klitschko to add the WBA world heavyweight title to his IBF crown..