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New McDonald’s restaurant to open in Port Glasgow creating 100 new jobs while seven other central belt branches earmarked for £4m makeover

A BRAND new McDonald’s restaurant is set to open in Port Glasgow creating around 100 new jobs. Seven other central belt branches of the popular burger chain are also earmarked for a major face-lift as part of a £4m makeover. New restaurant opening in Port Glasgow Restaurants in Clydebank, Balloch, Anniesland and Greenock are all […]

Bill Gates reveals he is ‘heartbroken’ by the death of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen and says PCs wouldn’t exist without him

Bill Gates revealed that he is “heartbroken” by the recent passing of his “oldest friend” Paul Allen. Allen, who persuaded school pal Bill to start what became the world’s biggest software company, died in Seattle at the age of 65. Corbis – Getty Microsoft founders Paul Allen and Bill Gates pictured together in the 1970s […]

Man and woman arrested in connection with death in Fife village yesterday

A MAN and a woman have been arrested in connection with a death in a Fife village yesterday. Cops rushed out to Rintoul Avenue in Blairhall, near Dunfermline, at 7.30pm last night and arrested a 27-year-old man and a 29-year-old woman. A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with a death in […]

Temperatures to plunge to -3C TONIGHT as weekend washout brings heavy rain and 50mph winds – but it will warm up next week

TEMPERATURES will plunge to -3C this evening as a weekend washout will bring heavy rain and 50mph winds. Large parts of the UK will be covered in frost overnight as winds start to batter Britain this weekend. Brits will wake up to frosty scenes on Sunday morning and the temperature continues to drop (stock image)PA:Press […]

Motorists facing desperate battle to save fuel after being stranded on tiny Scottish island which has run out of petrol

MOTORISTS face a desperate battle to save fuel after a tiny island ran out of petrol. The filling station in Papa Westray in the Orkneys was forced to bring in rationing when deliveries were cut. Islanders are being to panic But the pumps finally ran dry ten days ago — leaving the 90-strong population worrying […]

Brett Kavanaugh fights THIRD sex abuse claim as Trump’s Supreme Court nominee prepares to face accuser at historic Senate hearing

THE US Supreme Court nominee facing allegations of sexual misconduct from three different women is today set for a dramatic public showdown with one of his accusers. Both Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Ford – who says he pinned her down and tried to rip off her clothes at a high school party – will give […]

Unbelievable moment seal slaps a kayaker in the face with a gigantic octopus

THE surreal moment a kayaker was slapped in the face by a seal wielding an octopus has been caught on video. Kyle Mulinder said he was paddling off Kaikoura in New Zealand’s South Island at the weekend when the bizarre incident happened. The seal leaps out of the water with the octopus in its mouth […]

Russia STILL insists Skripal hitmen Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov are innocent despite one being unmasked as decorated Putin spy

RUSSIA has again insisted the Salisbury assassins are INNOCENT despite one of them being unmasked as high-ranking spy decorated by Putin himself. Yesterday, British online sleuths identified Ruslan Boshirov as Anatoliy Vladimirovich Chepiga, a decorated colonel in Moscow’s GRU intelligence agency. Chepiga is understood to have graduated from the Far Eastern Military Command Academy Boshirov, […]