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Thursday, September 21st, 2017


PM seeks progress in Florence

May to offer EU €20 billion transitional deal

Theresa May

Theresa May is expected to offer €20 billion (£18bn) in a divorce settlement with the EU when she speaks in Florence on Friday…

Lead role at Gleneagles in 2019

Solheim captaincy a dream come true for Matthew

Catriona Matthew

Catriona Matthew’s focus is on leading Europe to Solheim Cup victory on home soil at Gleneagles in 2019 (pic: SNS Group). North Berwick’s Catriona Matthew admitted it was a ‘dream come true’ to be appointed as European captain for the next Solheim Cup at Gleneagles on 13-15 September 2019. Matthew made her ninth appearance as a player for the European team at Des Moines Golf and Country Club in Iowa last month, having served as a vice-captain to Annika Sörenstam. Selected as the travelling reserve by the captain, she steppedRead More

Firm responding to power switch

123v aims to spark demand from solar structures

Robin and Jayne Marlin

A Scottish manufacturer is developing solar powered canopies in response to customers..

Director for planning group

Bridgland returns north with Lichfields

Planning and development consultancy Lichfields is boosting its heritage offering in Scotland with the appointment of Nick Bridgland as director. Mr Bridgland has joined the national business from Historic England in York, having previously worked for Historic Environment Scotland. He will operate from the Edinburgh office, but also spend time in Leeds, Newcastle and Manchester. He said: “Our clients recognise that making sure that heritage issues are taken into account early in the planning process helps smooth the way for their proposals through the planning system.” He worked in ScotlandRead More

CAA halts process

Airport flight path switch put on hold

Edinburgh airport

Edinburgh airport’s planned new flight path has been put on hold

Former Glasgow MP dies

Davidson tribute to ‘great servant’ Teddy Taylor

Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has paid tribute to former MP Sir Teddy Taylor, whose death was announced today…

Contractor to be sought for work

Councillors back business case for tram extension

Edinburgh councillors have thrown their support behind the business case for a £165 million extension to the tram line…

Positive underlying performance

Strong pipeline of activity at Kier


Construction company Kier Group has reported a strong performance from Kier Construction Scotland

Near-£1bn raised from events

Minister pays tribute to city ambassadors

Tourism and Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop praised the contribution of the business, academic and scientific community to the promotion of Edinburgh…

Strong figures from wealth manager

Funds surge 25.9% at Brooks Macdonald

Money - own pic

Wealth manager Brooks Macdonald has reported a surge in funds under management and the sale of..