The clock was ticking on not only another night of torment for Scotland but also their World Cup qualifying campaign and Gordon Strachan’s reign as manager.
Martin Gilbert of Aberdeen Asset Management, we thought, only had eyes for American suitors. He has been singing for ages about the appeal of the US, home of vast piles of investment cash, and he was an admirer of Anglo-Australian manager Henderson’s “clever” merger with Janus Capital of the US.
Most of the cost savings are expected to come from eliminating any overlap of back-office operations – such as IT – by cutting jobs and closing offices.
Alex Young, one of the most revered players in Everton’s history, has died at the age of 80.
The UK should not be “frightened to death” of the trade tariffs that could be introduced after Brexit as they may not prove to be a disaster, the head of the Scottish fishing industry has said.
Nicola Sturgeon will call for a fundamental shift in the devolution settlement when she sets out the Scottish government’s proposals this week for keeping Scotland in the European single market.
Scotland’s first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, has said she is tempted to field SNP candidates in England to represent people who “feel disenfranchised”.