Gary Holt brands Rangers defeat as ‘toughest day at the office’ as Livingston go five games without a win

By Calum Brown Livingston tasted defeat to Rangers on Sunday for the third time this season, meaning the Lions have picked up just five points from a possible 27 in their last nine Premiership games. Strikes from Joe Aribo and … Continue reading Gary Holt brands Rangers defeat as ‘toughest day at the office’ as Livingston go five games without a win

Many Different Factors to Suicide

by John Murray WHILE a report out today has said some men feel suicidal because of body image a Scottish suicide charity has said there are many different factors leading to people taking their own life. A survey carried by You Gov and published by the Mental Health Foundation (MHF) showed 12% of those questioned about anxiety surrounding their body image had suicidal thoughts. Touched by Suicide is a Glasgow based charity helping people who have been affected by a loved one who has taken their own life. George Fisher is a Tenancy and Sustainability officer with the organisation. He … Continue reading Many Different Factors to Suicide

Sloan looking forward to Kilwinning clash after first round victory

By Campbell Finlayson Auchinleck Talbot manager Tommy Sloan says they will ‘look forward’ to the next round of the West of Scotland Cup, following their first-round victory on Saturday. The Ayrshire side were 4-0 winners over Forth Wanderers as a … Continue reading Sloan looking forward to Kilwinning clash after first round victory

New legislation for UK drone hobbyists

BY Harris Cumming THE NEW rules which are set to come into force later this month, will mandate any drone owner in the UK with a craft in excess of 250g to register with the Civil Aviation Authority.  Those who fail to comply risk being fined up to £1000. To register, users must first pay an annual fee of £9. In addition to registering their devices, drone pilots will also be required to take an online theory test to ensure they know the potential dangers of flying these machines. For many this news is long overdue, as rogue drones have already … Continue reading New legislation for UK drone hobbyists

Fans hope Stephen Robinson will remain at the ‘Well

By Ben MacDonald and Campbell Finlayson  Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson would be a huge loss if he were to depart the club to join one of the Edinburgh sides, according to Andy Ross. The Northern Irishman has been heavily linked  with the vacant Hearts post, as well as the same position at their city neighbours’ Hibs, following the departures of Craig Levein  and Paul Heckingbottom  respectively, earlier this week. Ross, host of the MFC Podcast , believes that the ‘Well boss would be a huge loss to the Lanarkshire club were he to take over at either of the capital … Continue reading Fans hope Stephen Robinson will remain at the ‘Well

Whitletts Victoria begin search for new home

By Calum Brown and Dale Eaton Local junior football club Whitletts Victoria look set to depart current home ground Dam Park, with rugby side Ayrshire Bulls about to take over the stadium. Victoria are in the process of securing an open … Continue reading Whitletts Victoria begin search for new home