The Scotsman - 1 Aug 2015

Table of content - The Scotsman (1 Aug 2015)

Officers pay tribute at funeral of M9 car crash mother
Edinburgh International Festival preview
Sturgeon warning to PM on second indyref
Rangers poised to make third bid for Hibs’ star man Allan BACK PAGE
Jeff Salway tells investors: don’t panic over China crisis PAGE 41
Busker to bestseller, the Julia Donaldson story
Cara Delevingne on growing up, acting and relationships PAGES 32-33
CROSSWORDS AND GAMES
TELEVISION & RADIO
ANNOUNCEMENTS
LETTERS
WEATHER
SUDOKU
Teenager facing jail for raping girl
Eastenders in foul language storm
Tinkers’ Heart is cultural gem
Newborn kittens dumped in rubbish
More for London
Man found injured in cemetery dies
Mccall Smith burns night oil for Culture Crawl
Home Office U-turn over artist’s visa
Long-lost Scott Fitzgerald story found
Rosyth ferry comes to the rescue for Channel hauliers
PM says he’s ‘on it’ but Calais chaos will continue all summer
Book town to embrace theatre at its own festival
Private sector rents rising
Bypass ‘will not be set back’ by EU change
Scottish companies are named among preferred bidders to build nuclear plant
SNP builds on Westminster gains in by-elections
Sickness levels rise to ten-year high as ambulance staff are ‘run ragged’
Facebook founder shares some pain but updates status to ‘father-to-be’
Fish oils may not be as beneficial as thought
Students will be given new meningitis vaccine
Families pay £734k in tax
SICK RATES
Charity welcomes new legislation as anti-slavery laws come into force
Mourners celebrate life of ‘vibrant and spirited’ crash victim
Ash disease ‘threatens landscape and wildlife’
Mother is jailed over £40,000 benefits con
Bin lorry driver dogged by medical issues
Lords urged to suspend rogue peers immediately
Friend of the earth: Duke of Rothesay visits college’s environmental institute
Zimbabwe moves to extradite US dentist who killed Cecil the lion
Family of missing man plead for his return
Burnham call to reserve half of Scots seats for women
Henry Mcleish set to back
Burnham for leadership
Public preferences run counter to party trends
Social media survey shows swing to the hard left
Hopes for end to Ebola epidemic as vaccine proves ‘100% effective’
Teen girls who do 15 minutes of exercise less likely to die of cancer, study finds
Rare bee-eaters found in quarry
Fisherman falls off his boat
Delay at GP before cancer referral
Sun always shines on A-ha comeback
Photographer snaps robbers
Rare WWI gun to be given another shot
Long-delayed fliers fail to claim rightful compensation
UK bed-push hits Glasgow
‘Amateurish’ robber sent to prison for a year
Meet the neighbour 21 light years away
Movie director Guy Ritchie marries his long-term love
Funding offered to help people improve their areas
Scaffold firm fined £40k after death plunge
Soil expert brought in to search for the body of girl missing since 1957
Chef Gordon Ramsay’s £4.4m tiny kitchen nightmare
Why you should stop striving for perfection
Rainbow alliance: Balloonists rise to the occasion for annual fiesta
Putin ‘ordered henchmen to liquidate Litvinenko’
Adoption list will go on despite closure
Borders Rail ambassadors wanted to meet and greet
Body washes on to Ayr beach
Bad weather brings bees close to starvation amid 30-year honey low
Dame Helen wowed at Madame Tussauds with three versions of her famous figure
Scots robots on sea patrol in battle over climate
Family shattered by death of former Apprentice star
Kids Company boss ‘filled with horror’ at sex abuse allegations
Father jailed for killing son, 13, with morphine
Under the microscope: Giant molecular work of art
Time for the end of the peer show
PC involved in death in custody case is ‘too unwell’ to stand trial
Sinn Fein’s Adams ‘understands’ distress caused by upcoming Frankie Boyle gig
Last Tunisia terror attack victims are laid to rest
Hitmen face life in jail for killing woman by mistake
Four are killed as light aircraft crashes into car auction site
Police dog sniffs out illegal tobacco
Child killed and boy, 4, critical after West Bank arson attack
Tunisia alert is extended
Three Fukushima executives to face criminal charges
Afghanistan Taleban praises its new leader
Inquiry into former SS unit leader is dropped
Five killed as Kurdish rebels launch attack on targets in Turkey
Designer Wang to leave Balenciaga hinting at focusing on his own brand
Jerusalem gay pride attacker remanded
At least 10 people killed as suicide bomber strikes at Nigerian market
Iran warns of ‘targeting’ threat to US nuclear deal
US spied on Japan says Wikileaks
Uber set to invest $1 billion in India
Google rejects privacy order
Ghanaian doctors’ strike escalates
Poles scrap plan to honour shop boss
Anti–death penalty group hails Pope
Our ambulance service is facing its own emergency
Our hate
Why we need a Plan Bee
Figures under fire
Supermarket hits the sweet spot
If you’re gonna regret it, don’t put it out there
A bit of sarcasm is good for us . . . no really
Migrant ‘swarm’
Indyref 2 is a distraction from duties
Odd weather
Readersgallery@scotsman.com
WI values
Logan Hill
Great gig, badly done heckling
Shine taken off good news on Lloyds profit by £1.4bn PPI charge
Profits take off at BA owner IAG
Chime has eye on sporting glory after selling out to WPP venture
Craft brewer eyes output boost after funding deal
Enegi buoyed by tie–up with Arup
Lloyds in fine shape for return to private hands
Irish lender turns around at double
Fledgling firms urged to spread wings
Output record at BG despite crude price
Three more licence wins for Parkmead
Nuclear plant deals provide fuel for Scots engineering
Lloyds falls after PPI bill hits £13.4bn
Unit Trusts
Don’t make drama out of China crisis
HOW TO... claim tax-free childcare
Dr Donald Macdonald
Mary Sweeney
Ròic de shluaigheòlas Ratharsair
Pólais air thoiseach san réis
Brisk trade at annual Suffolk ram lamb sale
Vaccine boost is shot in arm for Moredun
FACTFINDER’S CROSSWORD
COMPACT CROSSWORD TWO
Snowless Beijing wins Winter Olympics race
Scots fall to Spain’s class finishing
Left-hander Macintyre on course for historic win
No wind woe for Walker as he takes lead in Madeira
Replay date switch forces Fort globe-trotter out of cup tie
Pettersen stays cool in the wind and rain to lead field at Women’s Open
Malcolm PGA role is latest boost for women
Oshaniwa finally signs for Hearts
Warburton coy as Rangers are poised to make another Allan bid
Premiership skippers ready for title tilt
Key PGA role for Malcolm
Ramsay among home challengers as host is turfed out by Doak
‘The beautiful thing about rugby is that, if you come into a team and get stuck in, the boys will welcome you with open arms’
DODDIE: THE BIRDMAN OF KIRKINTILLOCH
On a roll
RED LETTER DAY FOR HIBEE GRAY
FIERY FINN IS THE SPARK FOR WIN
Celtic to take title by more than 20 points worth a bet
Boyd urges County to take inspiration from rivals Inverness in quest for success
Millar says Saints manager is Wright man for long term
New Jags skipper Osman aims to lead by example and steer side into top six
Erskine knows United need to start with a bang
Shinnie desperate for European memory of his own at Pittodrie
Hughes: It’s back to basics
Play-off win was best experience of Lasley’s career
Murdoch relishing cup engagement at East End Park
Moved because of Tom Jones, but on-song Falkirk put on a five-star show
Warburton tells his players to send Ibrox fans home happy
Queens boss Fowler expects full-blooded Annan assault in derby showdown

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