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# scotland - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Zander Fagerson may still play some part for Scotland in Six Nations despite ban
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Zander Fagerson may still play some part for Scotland in Six Nations despite ban

Feb 25th 2021, 7:32 PM 3,709 Views 0 Comments

The Scots’ next clash with France has been postponed.

Postponed: France's clash with Scotland will be rescheduled after Covid outbreak
# Off
From The42
# Off

Postponed: France's clash with Scotland will be rescheduled after Covid outbreak

Feb 25th 2021, 12:32 PM 6,689 Views 8 Comments

Another positive test in the French camp today has seen the fixture postponed.

France suspend training after another positive Covid-19 test
# Another Case
From The42
# Another Case

France suspend training after another positive Covid-19 test

Feb 25th 2021, 9:18 AM 6,134 Views 8 Comments

The France squad have been placed in isolation, with the Six Nations meeting with Scotland set for Sunday.

# scotland - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

France report no new Covid-19 cases as Scotland game awaits the green light
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

France report no new Covid-19 cases as Scotland game awaits the green light

Feb 23rd 2021, 10:39 AM 2,467 Views 1 Comment

French captain Charles Ollivon was among five players ruled out after testing positive yesterday.

# scotland - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Zander Fagerson banned for rest of Six Nations after red card against Wales
# Repercussions
From The42
# Repercussions

Zander Fagerson banned for rest of Six Nations after red card against Wales

Feb 16th 2021, 10:44 PM 12,634 Views 23 Comments

His suspension is a week longer than Peter O’Mahony’s, in spite of the fact he committed a similar offence.

# scotland - Monday 15 February, 2021

'Boris's Burrow': Underwater Irish Sea tunnel prompts derision despite report of 'green light'
# Under The Sea
# Under The Sea

'Boris's Burrow': Underwater Irish Sea tunnel prompts derision despite report of 'green light'

Feb 15th 2021, 5:31 PM 56,565 Views 73 Comments

First it was a bridge, now it’s a tunnel, apparently.

Ex-Ireland international targeting success after signing new deal at St Mirren
# Jim Goodwin
From The42
# Jim Goodwin

Ex-Ireland international targeting success after signing new deal at St Mirren

Feb 15th 2021, 3:50 PM 4,416 Views 2 Comments

Goodwin was skipper when the Saints won their last major trophy in 2013.

# scotland - Sunday 14 February, 2021

Hamish Watson says Zander Fagerson did not deserve ‘rubbish’ call
# Red Mist
From The42
# Red Mist

Hamish Watson says Zander Fagerson did not deserve ‘rubbish’ call

Feb 14th 2021, 10:43 PM 9,926 Views 12 Comments

The prop was dismissed in the defeat to Wales.

Legislation on a second Scottish independence referendum due within weeks
# Scotch Exit
# Scotch Exit

Legislation on a second Scottish independence referendum due within weeks

Feb 14th 2021, 7:26 PM 25,295 Views 54 Comments

The draft Bill, promised in the legislative programme set out last year, is due to be published before the Scottish Parliament enters recess next month.

# scotland - Saturday 13 February, 2021

Rees-Zammit the hero as Wales edge past Scotland in thriller
# King Louis
From The42
# King Louis

Rees-Zammit the hero as Wales edge past Scotland in thriller

Updated Feb 13th 2021, 6:56 PM 31,132 Views 61 Comments

Two tries from Welsh wing Louis Rees-Zammit prove crucial as 14-man Scotland pay the price for their indiscipline.

# scotland - Thursday 11 February, 2021

Neale Richmond: To tackle knife crime we should take our cues from Scotland
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Neale Richmond: To tackle knife crime we should take our cues from Scotland

Feb 11th 2021, 7:39 AM 15,990 Views 23 Comments

The Fine Gael TD says we should look to Scotland and how they handled a surge in knife crime if we are to tackle our knife problem here.

# scotland - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Townsend places Scotland success among ‘best ever results in our history’
# History Makers
From The42
# History Makers

Townsend places Scotland success among ‘best ever results in our history’

Feb 6th 2021, 11:00 PM 7,779 Views 21 Comments

Scotland beat England at Twickenham for the first time since 1983 in today’s Guinness Six Nations clash.

Scotland storm fortress to record first win at Twickenham since 1983
# Scotland The Brave
From The42
# Scotland The Brave

Scotland storm fortress to record first win at Twickenham since 1983

Feb 6th 2021, 6:40 PM 49,869 Views 112 Comments

Scotland’s 38-year wait for away win over England is over following this 11-6 win.

# scotland - Friday 5 February, 2021

Two women killed and man dies in crash in three ‘linked’ incidents near Kilmarnock in Scotland
# Scotland
# Scotland

Two women killed and man dies in crash in three ‘linked’ incidents near Kilmarnock in Scotland

Updated Feb 5th 2021, 11:47 AM 32,283 Views 1 Comment

Police said the incidents are not being treated as terrorist-related.

Eddie Jones wonders if Scotland will handle the pressure against England
# Mind Games
From The42
# Mind Games

Eddie Jones wonders if Scotland will handle the pressure against England

Feb 5th 2021, 7:53 AM 5,078 Views 8 Comments

Jones has questioned whether expectation levels are too high for the Scots.

# scotland - Thursday 4 February, 2021

Police in Scotland at the scene of two 'serious incidents' in Kilmarnock
# Kilmarnock
# Kilmarnock

Police in Scotland at the scene of two 'serious incidents' in Kilmarnock

Feb 4th 2021, 10:51 PM 90,117 Views 19 Comments

One of the incidents is at Crosshouse Hospital, while a second happened in Portland Street in the centre.

# scotland - Tuesday 2 February, 2021

Celtic thump managerless Kilmarnock with a four-star display at Rugby Park
# Response
From The42
# Response

Celtic thump managerless Kilmarnock with a four-star display at Rugby Park

Feb 2nd 2021, 9:54 PM 5,312 Views 0 Comments

Scott Brown opened the scoring before Odsonne Edouard’s double and an Albian Ajeti goal made it 4-0.

IRFU had 'preliminary' discussions about a joint bid to host the 2031 World Cup
# RWC31
From The42
# RWC31

IRFU had 'preliminary' discussions about a joint bid to host the 2031 World Cup

Feb 2nd 2021, 9:36 AM 14,655 Views 22 Comments

An RFU spokesperson said a bid with Ireland, Scotland, and Wales was being considered.

# scotland - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Gove insists Johnson’s mid-pandemic trip to Scotland is ‘absolutely essential’
# Bad Timing
# Bad Timing

Gove insists Johnson’s mid-pandemic trip to Scotland is ‘absolutely essential’

Jan 28th 2021, 8:58 AM 46,326 Views 34 Comments

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has questioned whether the visit is necessary during the pandemic.

# scotland - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Under-fire Celtic and runaway leaders Rangers both win on busy night for Irish in Scotland
# Across The Water
From The42
# Across The Water

Under-fire Celtic and runaway leaders Rangers both win on busy night for Irish in Scotland

Jan 27th 2021, 11:25 PM 4,736 Views 2 Comments

St Mirren’s Irish contingent impressed again, while Cork youngster Jaze Kabia scored his first Livingston goal.

# scotland - Monday 25 January, 2021

Former Bohemians striker signs for Scottish club Ayr United
# Andre Wright
From The42
# Andre Wright

Former Bohemians striker signs for Scottish club Ayr United

Jan 25th 2021, 10:23 AM 4,469 Views 0 Comments

Andre Wright has signed until the end of the season with the Scottish Championship club.

# scotland - Sunday 24 January, 2021

More than half of people in North want referendum on a united Ireland
# Brexit
# Brexit

More than half of people in North want referendum on a united Ireland

Jan 24th 2021, 10:48 AM 49,658 Views 154 Comments

Half of people in Scotland also want an independence referendum, according to a new opinion poll.

# scotland - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

Redpath picks Scotland over England as Wales recall experienced Lydiate
# Squad Lists
From The42
# Squad Lists

Redpath picks Scotland over England as Wales recall experienced Lydiate

Jan 20th 2021, 1:10 PM 9,634 Views 5 Comments

Gregor Townsend and Wayne Pivac have named their 35-man Six Nations squads.

# scotland - Saturday 16 January, 2021

Celtic limp to goalless draw with Livingston
# Losing Ground
From The42
# Losing Ground

Celtic limp to goalless draw with Livingston

Jan 16th 2021, 5:18 PM 4,847 Views 6 Comments

The Hoops were without 13 first-team players after their ill-advised trip to Dubai and are 20 points behind Rangers.

# scotland - Sunday 10 January, 2021

Rangers move 22 points clear in Scotland after Morelos double
# Title March
From The42
# Title March

Rangers move 22 points clear in Scotland after Morelos double

Jan 10th 2021, 5:42 PM 6,003 Views 10 Comments

Alfredo Morelos bagged two in the win against 10-man Aberdeen on Sunday.

# scotland - Friday 8 January, 2021

'Increased risk of enforcement' by Scotland over Rockall fishing vessels, Government warns
# North Atlantic
# North Atlantic

'Increased risk of enforcement' by Scotland over Rockall fishing vessels, Government warns

Jan 8th 2021, 7:51 PM 24,019 Views 48 Comments

It comes days after a Donegal fishing vessel was prevented from fishing in the waters around Rockall by a Marine Scotland patrol boat.

# scotland - Monday 4 January, 2021

UK MP Margaret Ferrier arrested and charged over alleged Covid-19 breach
# Arrest
# Arrest

UK MP Margaret Ferrier arrested and charged over alleged Covid-19 breach

Jan 4th 2021, 6:37 PM 57,620 Views 0 Comments

Police Scotland today confirmed a 60-year-old woman had been arrested and charged in connection with alleged culpable and reckless conduct.

National lockdown to be imposed in Scotland for rest of January, Sturgeon announces
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

National lockdown to be imposed in Scotland for rest of January, Sturgeon announces

Jan 4th 2021, 2:41 PM 22,799 Views 20 Comments

Sturgeon also confirmed that most pupils will be learning from home for at least the rest of the month.

# scotland - Sunday 3 January, 2021

Johnson says Scotland must wait a generation for new vote on independence
# Independence
# Independence

Johnson says Scotland must wait a generation for new vote on independence

Jan 3rd 2021, 12:59 PM 57,318 Views 74 Comments

Recent polls have shown consistent support for independence.

# scotland - Sunday 27 December, 2020

SNP MPs to vote against Brexit trade deal, branded a ‘disaster for Scotland’
# Ian Blackford
# Ian Blackford

SNP MPs to vote against Brexit trade deal, branded a ‘disaster for Scotland’

Dec 27th 2020, 3:20 PM 55,331 Views 79 Comments

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon accused the Conservatives of having “sold out Scottish fishing all over again”.

# scotland - Saturday 26 December, 2020

Sturgeon says Brexit is ‘forcing Scotland in wrong direction’
# Deal
# Deal

Sturgeon says Brexit is ‘forcing Scotland in wrong direction’

Dec 26th 2020, 1:31 PM 51,077 Views 18 Comments

Scottish Secretary Alister Jack insists the UK Government has struck a “‘fantastic deal”.

# scotland - Wednesday 23 December, 2020

Nicola Sturgeon apologises for breaching Covid rules at wake: 'There are no excuses'
# First Minister Of Scotland
# First Minister Of Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon apologises for breaching Covid rules at wake: 'There are no excuses'

Dec 23rd 2020, 5:53 PM 29,795 Views 34 Comments

Under Scotland’s coronavirus rules, customers in hospitality venues must wear a face covering except when seated.

# scotland - Monday 21 December, 2020

US charges Libyan over 1988 Lockerbie bombing
# Pan Am Flight
# Pan Am Flight

US charges Libyan over 1988 Lockerbie bombing

Dec 21st 2020, 4:34 PM 7,093 Views 0 Comments

The charges were announced on the 32nd anniversary of the bombing.

# scotland - Saturday 19 December, 2020

Scotland takes 'firm' action to tighten restrictions ahead of Christmas
# Ramped Up
# Ramped Up

Scotland takes 'firm' action to tighten restrictions ahead of Christmas

Dec 19th 2020, 6:12 PM 30,890 Views 10 Comments

Travel will not be allowed between Scotland and other parts of the UK over the Christmas period.

# scotland - Thursday 17 December, 2020

US to announce new charges over 1988 Lockerbie bombing
# Lockerbie Bombing
# Lockerbie Bombing

US to announce new charges over 1988 Lockerbie bombing

Dec 17th 2020, 7:43 AM 12,465 Views 1 Comment

The New York-bound flight exploded over the Scottish town in 1988.

# scotland - Monday 14 December, 2020

'It will be phenomenal' - Pro16 expansion even more timely before RWC2023
# Plans
From The42
# Plans

'It will be phenomenal' - Pro16 expansion even more timely before RWC2023

Dec 14th 2020, 8:05 PM 16,857 Views 32 Comments

The four new South African franchises are set to join next year.

# scotland - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Gregor Townsend signs two-year Scotland deal extension through to 2023 World Cup
# Toonie
From The42
# Toonie

Gregor Townsend signs two-year Scotland deal extension through to 2023 World Cup

Dec 10th 2020, 1:30 PM 2,241 Views 4 Comments

He took over as head coach in May 2017.

# scotland - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

All school exams in Scotland next year have been cancelled
# Exam Time
# Exam Time

All school exams in Scotland next year have been cancelled

Dec 8th 2020, 5:57 PM 29,578 Views 16 Comments

The Education Minister said he wouldn’t stake pupils’ futures “on a lottery of whether their school was hit by Covid”.

# scotland - Monday 7 December, 2020

O'Sullivan 'extremely proud' after road to Ulster leads on to first Ireland cap
# Debut
From The42
# Debut

O'Sullivan 'extremely proud' after road to Ulster leads on to first Ireland cap

Dec 7th 2020, 7:15 AM 8,190 Views 4 Comments

The 25-year-old prop came off the bench in the win over Scotland.

# scotland - Sunday 6 December, 2020

The most encouraging passage of attack in Ireland's entire autumn campaign
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

The most encouraging passage of attack in Ireland's entire autumn campaign

Dec 6th 2020, 12:08 PM 28,198 Views 5 Comments

The sequence leading to Duncan Taylor’s yellow card gave us a glimpse of what Ireland are trying to do.