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Monday, June 19th, 2017


Brexit talks begin in Brussels

UK facing ‘substantial consequences’ over EU exit

David Davis

The EU’s chief negotiator warned that there would be “substantial consequences” for Britain as it began talks on withdrawal from the trading bloc…

Copy Clinic

Why showing is more potent than telling

Corbyn in Glasgow

Why did Jeremy Corbyn win the battle of the election slogans? The power of your message is not alway in what you say, but what you do, argues Niels Footman in his regular Copy Clinic column.

Ryze invests in city

£2m trampoline park planned for Dundee

Dundee trampoline park

Trampoline park operator Ryze is planning a £2 million facility in Dundee..

Champions League draw

Rodgers poised for Linfield test

Brendan Rodgers

Celtic have been handed a tie against either Northern Ireland champions Linfield or San Marino’s SP La Fiorita in the second qualifying round of the Champions League. Brendan Rodgers’ treble winners, who were seeded in Group Three, will have the advantage of playing the first leg away from home with the return at Parkhead. The first qualifying round first-leg ties will be on 27 or 28 June with the return legs on 4 or 5 July. The dates for the second qualifying round ties are 11/12 July and 18/19 July.Read More

As £11bn Aberdeen deal approved...

Standard Life plays down Widows merger talk

Gerry Grimstone

Standard Life chairman Sir Gerry Grimstone today poured cold water on any immediate plan for talks about a merger with Scottish Widows…

Highest ever deal in Scotland

Record sale as Royal Mile shop goes for a million

Royal Mile shop record

A tiny shop on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile has been sold to a private investor for £1 million, achieving a Scottish record of..

MacCann takes new role

General manager for airport Holiday Inn

Dennis MacCann

Denis MacCann, former chairman of the Greater Glasgow Hotels Association (GGHA), has been appointed general manager of the Holiday Inn Glasgow Airport hotel. Born and raised in Glasgow, Mr MacCann began his career in the Caribbean and returned to the UK five years later. He  has spent his subsequent years with the hotel industry across Scotland. He said: “I could not be more proud to lead the hotel as it hosts business and leisure travellers from around the world and meeting and conference delegates from the city and further afield.” SimonRead More

As sale process continues...

Co-op Bank in talks with existing investors


Co-operative Bank has admitted is in talks with its existing investors ..

Stand-off in big money move

Russell poised for switch to Montpellier

Finn Russell

Scotland and Glasgow Warriors stand-off Finn Russell is poised for a move to French club ..

10 year Pratt & Whitney deal

$1 billion UTC engine order for MB Aerospace

Craig Gallagher

Engineering group MB Aerospace has signed a 10-year contract with United Technologies Corporation (UTC) ..