Posts Tagged ‘Scotland’

Coronavirus: Scotland’s six new rules for a tighter lockdown

Scotland has announced a tightening of lockdown measures in the form of six new rules that will come into force on Saturday. COVID-19 restrictions around shopping collection and takeaway food are among the services being curtailed, as well as increased emphasis on people working from home and stricter rules surrounding the outdoor consumption of alcohol. […]

The “Local Colour” of Scotland’s Myths and Legends

By Donald Alexander MackenzieFrom Wonder Tales from Scottish Myth and Legend [1917] The myths and legends of Scotland are full of what is called “local colour”. They afford us not only glimpses of ancient times and of old habits of thought and life, but also of the country itself at different times of the year. […]

Saving the Forgotten Craft of Dry Stone Walling in Scotland

Dry stone wall building is one of Scotland’s oldest crafts, dating back as far back as 5,000 years ago, during the Neolithic period. Unfortunately, this ancient construction technique is disappearing. Read more Section:  News General Read Later  00 Hits: 9

Church Buildings to Close Across Mainland Scotland During Month-Long Lockdown

Photo Credit: James Johnstone (The Christian Institute) — Church buildings in Scotland have been closed as part of the latest lockdown changes. The restriction, expected to last for “at least four weeks,” affects all of the mainland, preventing the vast majority of Christians in Scotland from meeting in person for communal worship. Churches across England […]

Hard Evidence of Neolithic Little People In Scotland, Hawaii, Indonesia…

From the lush, foggy hills rolling through the Scottish Isles, to the primordial peaks of glorious Hawaii, and all the way across the globe to the wild rainforests of Indonesia, evidence of a “little people” dwarf species is emerging from the depths of prehistory. It’s difficult to decipher the difference between myth, legend, folklore, and […]

JOSEPH McKENZIE; PHOTOGRAPHER; DUNDEE; SCOTLAND

“Joseph McKenzie was born in the east end of London in 1929. His father was a clockmaker left bankrupt following trouble with a business partner.  “The family knew real poverty and the sadness that came with it. Material possession were few.  “When, aged ten, McKenzie was evacuated to Dorset, he did not even own a […]

Rare ‘thundersnow’ storm mistaken for explosion in Scotland’s capital

Worried locals in the Scottish capital Edinburgh were woken overnight on Thursday evening by what some thought was a series of explosions. Except, the city wasn’t being hit by blasts. Instead, it was at the centre of a rare weather phenomenon: so-called “thundersnow”. That is when thunder and lightning occur at the same time as […]

Metal Detectorist In Scotland Unearths Rare Medieval Knife

Metal detectorists dream of finding something of real historic value. One lucky detectorist in Scotland has made an astonishing find. He has found a very rare and beautifuly decorated early medieval knife in its original scabbard. This find is something of a first and is providing a window into medieval Scottish history. The find was […]

4-Year-Olds in Scotland to Be Given ‘Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing’ Transgender Ideology Storybook

(The Christian Institute) — Four-year-olds in Scotland are to be given a picture book promoting transgender ideology and encouraging children to be unafraid of strangers. Written and illustrated by LGBT writer Morag Hood, Brenda is a Sheep tells children that a wolf dressed in sheep’s clothing really “is a sheep.” The book is being distributed […]

Scotland Becomes First Nation To Provide Free Pads, Tampons In Public Bathrooms

The Scottish Parliament voted unanimously on Tuesday to require that menstrual products be provided to residents free of cost, making Scotland the first country in the world to do so.  The legislation is aimed at ending “period poverty” ― a term for the financial barriers that can prevent those who need pads and tampons from […]

Closing in on the Jacobite Gold? Jacobite Stash Unearthed in Scotland

On the 16th April 1746, the  Battle of Culloden was Charles Edward Stuart’s final stand in his Jacobite uprising of 1745. Pitted against British government forces led by William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, son of king George II of England, the carnage that unfolded that day on Drummossie Moor to the east of Inverness in the Scottish Highlands was […]

Scotland’s Justice Secretary Intends To ‘Clamp Down’ On ‘Hate Speech’ Inside Private Homes

“Scottish Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf reeled off a list of positions in Scottish public life, all held by white people. But he conspicuously failed to mention that Scotland is 96 percent white, as it didn’t fit the narrative. A strange and confusing scene befell the Scottish Parliament earlier this month. Like most people on the […]

Scotland’s New Hate Crimes Bill Would Criminalize Conversations at Home

Now that Great Britain is in lockdown for the foreseeable future and people are forced to stay at home more than ever before, it is incumbent upon the government to ensure that homes in Scotland are free from “hate.” It could soon be illegal for a Scot to try to speak to his family at […]

MOSSAD IN SCOTLAND?

Angus Robertson (right) in Israel. Robertson is a former deputy leader of the Scottish National Party. Israeli ‘spy’ Shai Masot spoke to the Scottish National Party’s Angus Robertson. Masot said of Robertson – “I had hours and hours with him, like I think nine hours in total. “Robertson’s feeling really close, you know, to the […]

Controversial Down Syndrome Test Introduced in Scotland

Photo Credit: Nathan Anderson (The Christian Institute) — The introduction of controversial prenatal screenings for Down syndrome in Scotland is very likely to lead to more abortions, a campaign group has warned. Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT), which tests unborn babies for certain conditions more accurately, is now being implemented in NHS hospitals across Scotland. But […]

Scotland is Being Targeted by an Anti-Palestine Dirty Tricks Campaign

By Yvonne Ridley When Al Jazeera’s hard-hitting documentary “The Lobby” exposed how the pro-Israel lobby had faked allegations of anti-Semitism and sought to influence British politics, it led to an apology from the Israeli Ambassador in London. Mark Regev, notorious for his spin doctoring during Israel’s military offensives against the Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, […]

Synagogue in Scotland nearly a century old named protected property

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Scotland health chief’s ‘astonishing’ admission – Coronavirus tests are “a bit rubbish”

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Jews In Scotland Support New Law That Would Make It Illegal To Criticize Them

The Scottish Council of Jewish Communities is backing a controversial proposal in a new bill designed to curb hate, such as antisemitism™, which is making its way through the Scottish Parliament: The Hate Crime and Public Order bill would be an “important milestone” in protecting groups, said Humza Yousaf, Scotland’s Cabinet Secretary for Justice. But […]

Hidden Hillfort Revealed in Scotland on Summit of Arthur’s Seat

Archaeologists excavating on the legendary Arthur’s Seat summit in Scotland’s capital city have discovered the foundations of an ancient Edinburgh hillfort. The discovery was made on the north face of Arthur’s Seat above St Margaret’s Loch near the ruined 15th-century Saint Anthony’s chapel. Until now, the ruined chapel was the only significant ancient structure on […]

Half of Drug-Induced Abortions in Scotland Committed at Home, Figures Highest in a Decade

(Evangelical Focus) — 13,583 pregnancies were terminated in Scotland (UK) in the year 2019, 297 more than in 2018, official figures released in August showed. It is the second highest number of abortions ever, only below the figures of 2008. “Half of all terminations were to women in their twenties in 2019,” the report issued […]

Scotland Prepares National Celebration As Its 8,000 Jews Threaten To Leave En Masse

Ephraim Borowski, director of the Scottish Council of Jewish Communities (SCoJeC) said that the 8,000 Jews living in Scotland felt “alienated, vulnerable and not at home,” and are considering leaving the country over antisemitism: The Herald on Sunday has revealed Mr Borowski made the comments last year during a appearance before Scottish Parliament’s cross party […]

Detectorist Finds Bronze Age Treasure Cache With Sword In Scotland

In fiction, treasure hunters cut through dense jungles, dive down to dangerous shipwrecks, and search the Holy Land looking for buried artifacts with high market value in an industry fueled by rare antiquities. But in the real world, on June 21, 2020, an amateur metal detectorist uncovered an exceptionally rare Bronze Age treasure hoard in […]

Evidence of Waterway Engineered By Vikings Discovered In Scotland

Archaeologists in Scotland have discovered an extensive ancient Viking waterway cutting right through Orkney’s Mainland island. The Orkney Islands , known for their tall sandstone cliffs and world-famous seal colonies, are an archipelago located off the northeastern tip of Scotland. From an archaeological perspective “ The Heart of Neolithic Orkney ,” a group of 5,000-year-old […]

SCOTLAND’S POLITICIANS; CHILD ABUSE

Scotland’s Prime Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, of the Scottish National Party, must be booted out? Much of Dumfries and Galloway has been killed off by the scamdemic. Brian Whittle MSP (Scottish Conservative and Unionist) Conservative MPs Alister Jack, the Scottish Secretary, and David Mundell. Conservative MPs Alister Jack, the Scottish Secretary, and David Mundell have been […]

Sperm whale dies after washing up on beach near Monifieth, Scotland

     A 40ft sperm whale has died after it was washed up on a beach despite a huge rescue mission being launched to save its life. The giant mammal was spotted by a dog walker after it became stranded on a stretch of shoreline near Monifieth in Scotland. The British Divers Marine Life Rescue team […]

Scotland Bringing Basic Income to Life

Scotland Bringing Basic Income to Life UNIVERSAL BASIC INCOME LANDS IN SCOTLAND People living in the Scottish cities of Glasgow, Edinburgh, Fife, and North Ayrshire may soon receive an unconditional monthly sum as part of a series of universal basic income pilots currently being explored with support from the local government. Although still in its infancy and […]

Scotland Is Enforcing A Ban On Fracking. Does This Mark The Start Of The End Of Oil?

Next Story It’s official: The Scottish government has announced that they will be enforcing a ban on fracking. Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse explained that this ban is set to come into effect immediately, as he told MSPs: “Let me be clear that the action is sufficient to effectively ban the development of unconventional oil and gas extraction […]

First snow of winter hits Ben Nevis, Scotland; less than 2 weeks after summer ends

     The first snow of winter has fallen just days after summer ended. Scotland is now shivering in a four-day polar chill with frost, snow and hail forecast. An inch of snow fell on Ben Nevis in the Highlands yesterday less than two weeks after summer finished. Running coach Paul Lind – who scaled the […]

Scotland Rules That Opposing Zionism Is Not Antisemitic

A court in Scotland has ruled that people who oppose Zionism are not antisemitic and are thus not guilty of committing any crime. In a landmark legal victory, members of the Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign were vindicated after a three year legal battle in which they were accused of being ‘racist’ for speaking out against […]

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