RM2K1EW25–File photo dated 16/09/10 of Queen Elizabeth II talking with Pope Benedict XVI during an audience in the Morning Drawing Room at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh during a four day visit by the Pope to the UK. Issue date: Sunday September 18, 2022.. Photo credit should read: David Cheskin/PA Wire
RM2K1EW1G–File photo dated 07/07/99 of Queen Elizabeth II joining Mrs Susan McCarron for tea in her home in the Castlemilk area of Glasgow, as the royal family experimented with a more intimate, informal approach of meeting the public. Issue date: Sunday September 18, 2022.. Photo credit should read: David Cheskin/PA Wire
RM2JYY0D6–File photo dated 6/9/2005 of Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh talking to the Governor General Designate of Canada Michaelle Jean, her daughter Mlle Marie-Eden Lafond and Jean-Daniel Lafond at Balmoral castle in Aberdeenshire. Scotland was a special place for the Queen over the decades, both for holidays and royal duties. She spent part of her honeymoon at Birkhall on the rural Balmoral estate in Aberdeenshire and the estate was her favoured residence in Scotland. Issue date: Thursday September 8, 2022.
RM2JYX6YM–File photo dated 07/08/2002 of Queen Elizabeth II waving as she departs with the Duke of Edinburgh from the lawn of Balmoral castle. The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon, Buckingham Palace has announced. Issue date: Thursday September 8, 2022.
RM2JYX74X–File photo dated 07/07/99 of Queen Elizabeth II joining Mrs Susan McCarron (front left), her ten-year-old son, James and Housing Manager Liz McGinniss for tea in their home in the Castlemilk area of Glasgow. The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon, Buckingham Palace has announced. Issue date: Thursday September 8, 2022.
RM2JYY0DC–File photo dated 7/7/1999 of Queen Elizabeth II joining Mrs Susan McCarron (front left), her ten-year-old son, James, and Housing Manager Liz McGinniss for tea in their home in the Castlemilk area of Glasgow. Scotland was a special place for the Queen over the decades, both for holidays and royal duties. She spent part of her honeymoon at Birkhall on the rural Balmoral estate in Aberdeenshire and the estate was her favoured residence in Scotland. Issue date: Thursday September 8, 2022.
RM2JYXYKF–2001: File photo dated March 2001 of a dead cow being added to a pile of carcasses due to be burned at Netherplace Farm in Lockerbie, Scotland, after four cases of foot and mouth disease had been confirmed in Scotland and the slaughter of livestock to stop the spread of the disease continued. Issue date: Thursday September 8, 2022.
RM2JYX5KN–File photo dated 30/06/2008 of Queen Elizabeth II attending the Ceremony of the Keys at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh. The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon, Buckingham Palace has announced. Issue date: Thursday September 8, 2022.
RM2JYXYD7–1996: File photo dated February 1996 of pop star Michael Jackson outside the Lanesborough Hotel, London, ahead of his performance at the Brit Awards. Issue date: Thursday September 8, 2022.
RM2JYY05A–File photo dated 9/8/2008 of the Duke and Duchess of Rothesay, as the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall are known when in Scotland - at the Mey Highland games in Caithness. The former Camilla Parker Bowles has always been heralded by those who know her for her witty, warm, down-to-earth attitude. Her love of her family and her devotion to Charles has seen her through tough times when she was branded the 'other woman' to Diana, Princess of Wales. Issue date: Thursday September 8, 2022.
RM2JYX5ER–File photo dated 02/07/2013 of Queen Elizabeth II talking to the then Scottish First minister Alex Salmond during an audience at the Palace of Holyrood House in Edinburgh. The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon, Buckingham Palace has announced. Issue date: Thursday September 8, 2022.
RM2JYX77P–File photo dated 17/10/1995 of Baroness Thatcher curtsying to Queen Elizabeth II (left) on her arrival at Claridge's in London. The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon, Buckingham Palace has announced. Issue date: Thursday September 8, 2022.
RM2JT9A8T–File photo dated 24/10/07 of a view of the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. NHS Scotland has spent more than £250 million on agency nurses over the last five years, with the bill for the last year alone having almost doubled. Issue date: Monday August 29, 2022.
RM2JT9A8W–File photo dated 24/10/07 of a view of the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. NHS Scotland has spent more than £250 million on agency nurses over the last five years, with the bill for the last year alone having almost doubled. Issue date: Monday August 29, 2022.
RM2JRRJ5Y–File photo dated 10/03/13 of a glass of whisky, as malt whisky production is set to resume in its 'birth place' in a rural part of north-east Scotland for the first time in 170 years.
RM2JRRJ4D–File photo dated 11/08/02 of the Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker Bowles visiting Canisbay Church in Caithness. Diana, Princess of Wales, was killed on August 31 1997 in a car crash in the Pont de l'Alma tunnel in Paris. Issue date: Friday August 26, 2022.
RM2JR094D–File photo dated 30/10/10 of Scottish Labour's housing spokesman Mark Griffin. Scottish ministers have been accused of 'dragging their heels' in replacing Grenfell-style cladding as the bulk of the removal work is earmarked for 2025. Mr Griffin, asked for an update on how many surveyors and fire engineers had been procured to carry out single building assessments earlier this year. Issue date: Sunday August 21, 2022.
RM2JH76J7–File photo dated 05/05/06 of estate agent boards outside homes in a street in Loanhead near Edinburgh. Money generated from Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) has increased by 60% in the last six years, the Scottish Conservatives have highlighted. The tax, which was introduced in April 2015, generated £415.8 million in 2015/16 but that rose to £666.9 million in 2021/22. Issue date: Saturday July 16, 2022.
RM2JGN53D–Undated file photo of people in a cinema. Cinemas have replaced online subscriptions on people's list of priorities, as more than nine in 10 said they are worried about the impact rising bills are having on their personal finances. Data from Barclaycard revealed that 91% of consumers were last month concerned about the impact rising household bills are having on their personal finances, compared to 88% in May. Issue date: Tuesday July 12, 2022.
RM2JF6304–File photo dated 13/01/12 of Scottish and English flags held up over Edinburgh, Scotland, as more than half of people in Scotland do not want another independence referendum next year, according to a new poll. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced plans for a second vote on the issue on October 19 2023.
RM2JDEWER–File photo dated 15/11/2004 of Prince William studies in the main university library, at St Andrews where he is a student. The Duke of Cambridge celebrates his 40th birthday on Tuesday. Issue date: Monday June 20, 2022.
RM2JDEWT2–File photo dated 23/6/2005 of Prince William departs St Andrews police station after his graduation ceremony. The Duke of Cambridge celebrates his 40th birthday on Tuesday. Issue date: Monday June 20, 2022.
RM2JCWGA3–File photo dated 09/12/06 of soldiers in training. An anti-bullying helpline for armed forces personnel has been contacted the equivalent of more than once a day since it was set up in 2020, figures show. Issue date: Thursday June 16, 2022.
RM2JC4G15–File photo dated 10/03/13 of a glass of whisky. A new whisky distillery is teaming up with university experts and an engineering firm in a bid to cut its carbon emissions. The Ardgowan Distillery is scheduled to open on the Ardgowan Estate near Greenock in 2024. Issue date: Friday June 10, 2022.
RM2J9AHAW–File photo dated 05/05/06 of for sale signs outside homes in a street in Loanhead near Edinburgh. Home ownership is now a 'distant dream' for many Scots as house prices soar against stagnating wage rises, Labour has said.Issue date: Sunday May 22, 2022.
RM2J616MX–File photo dated 27/06/08 of graduates from Edinburgh University at a graduation ceremony, as the UK Government's response to a Westminster committee's suggestions for Scottish universities has been 'disappointing', its chairman has said.
RM2HTY7DM–File photo dated 19/08/17 of people carrying Trans rights banners taking part in the Pride Glasgow parade, as a Scottish Government minister is due to update MSPs on the Bill which would reform the Gender Recognition Act.
RM2HMMEPX–File photo dated 19/08/17 of people carrying Trans rights banners taking part in the Pride Glasgow parade. A group of 20 LGBT organisations have asked the UN to revoke the status of Britain's Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC). Issue date: Friday February 11, 2022.
RM2HJHM8M–2001: File photo dated March 2001 of a dead cow being added to a pile of carcasses due to be burned at Netherplace Farm in Lockerbie, Scotland, after four cases of foot and mouth disease had been confirmed in Scotland and the slaughter of livestock to stop the spread of the disease continues. Issue date: Sunday January 30, 2022.
RM2HJHKXE–File photo dated 07/07/99 of Queen Elizabeth II joining Mrs Susan McCarron for tea in her home in the Castlemilk area of Glasgow, as the royal family experimented with a more intimate, informal approach of meeting the public. Issue date: Sunday January 30, 2022.
RM2HJHKWP–File photo dated 16/09/10 of Queen Elizabeth II talking with Pope Benedict XVI during an audience in the Morning Drawing Room at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh during a four day visit by the Pope to the UK. Issue date: Sunday January 30, 2022.
RM2HJHM9K–1996: File photo dated February 1996 of pop star Michael Jackson outside the Lanesborough Hotel, London, ahead of perform at the Brit Awards. Issue date: Sunday January 30, 2022.
RM2HJ678P–File photo dated 12-04-1999 of The Scotland Rugby squad (from left front row) Paul Burnell,Tom Smith, Garry Armstrong and Kenny Logan, celebrating at Edinburgh`s Murrayfield stadium after clinching the Five Nations Championship trophy. Scotland have not won the tournament since 1999, when it was still the Five Nations. Nevertheless, there is a genuine sense that something special is brewing in Scottish rugby at present. Issue date: Thursday January 27, 2022.
RM2HHMGW0–File photo dated 27/06/08 of students at a University graduation ceremony. The number of first class degrees awarded has continued to rise, with one in three students achieving the top grade, according to data published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) on Tuesday. Issue date: Tuesday January 25, 2022.
RM2HF22C5–File photo dated 4/5/2011 of the Duke of York watches as soldiers from Royal Highland Fusiliers 2nd Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland (2 SCOTS), take part in a homecoming Parade in Penicuik, Scotland. The Duke's military affiliations and royal patronages have been returned to the Queen, Buckingham Palace has announced. Issue date: Thursday January 13, 2022.
RM2HEY37J–File photo dated 27/6/2008 of students at a University graduation ceremony. Half of international applicants to UK universities did not feel completely ready to start their course ahead of the current academic year, a survey suggests.
RM2HCG89D–File photo dated 30/09/97 of the then Northern Ireland Secretary Mo Mowlam addressing the Labour Party conference in Brighton. Bertie Ahern overstated a disparity in a sectarian murder count as he and Tony Blair discussed claims police in Northern Ireland were showing double standards when investigating killings, according to newly released documents from the National Archives. Issue date: Wednesday December 29, 2021.
RM2H8M3BA–Undated file photo of soldiers on patrol. Being HIV positive or taking preventative treatment for the disease will no longer be a barrier for serving in the armed forces, the Ministry of Defence has announced. Issue date: Wednesday December 1, 2021. In an announcement to coincide with World Aids Day, ministers have said candidates taking medication to prevent HIV infection will be accepted to join the military, while serving personnel who are HIV positive will be permitted to take part in operations.
RM2H5YMPM–File photo dated 01/06/04 of Michael Fawcett who has resigned as chief executive of one of Charles' charities amid an alleged cash-for-honours scandal. Issue date: Friday November 12, 2021.
RM2H3D7PW–File photo dated 27/6/2008 of students at a University graduation ceremony. A record number of 18-year-olds in the UK from the most disadvantaged backgrounds have applied to the most selective universities and courses. Issue date: Thursday October 28, 2021.
RM2H39HE8–Undated file photo of soldiers on patrol. Issue date: Wednesday October 27, 2021.
RM2H0PB6X–File photo dated 05/10/09 of a person getting a flu jab as the NHS continues to push ahead with its biggest ever flu campaign amid fears that if the viral infection is left unchecked this winter then thousands of lives could be lost. Dr Nikki Kanani, medical director of primary care at NHS England, said: 'This year it is more vital than ever that all children and eligible adults take up the offer of the free vaccine, as we head into one of the most challenging winters yet for the NHS'.
RM2GYGPCC–File photo dated 05/10/09 of a person getting a flu jab as NHS leaders are urging people to have their flu and Covid-19 booster vaccines after experts predicted the viruses could push the health service to breaking point this winter.
RM2GM6RTM–File photo dated 27/6/2008 of students at a University graduation ceremony. The North of England and coastal areas are experiencing a 'brain drain' of university graduates as many move to London and other cities with better labour market opportunities, a report suggests. Graduates are 10 percentage points more likely to have moved away from the area where they grew up than otherwise similar non-graduates by the age of 27, an Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) report says. Issue date: Friday September 17, 2021.
RM2GM6RTW–File photo dated 02/11/11 of a police officer using a radio. Essex Police force has found that putting officers on 15-minute-long uniformed patrols in crime hotspots, at targeted times, has helped cut violent crime. Issue date: Friday September 17, 2021.
RM2GH3G9F–File photo dated 01/06/04 of Michael Fawcett, a former assistant valet to Prince Charles, who has stepped down as chief executive of The Prince's Foundation amid claims reported by Sunday newspapers about honours relating to Saudi businessman Mahfouz Marei Mubarak bin Mahfouz. Issue date: Sunday September 5, 2021.
RM2GFC5XJ–File photo dated 29/06/11 of artist Dame Elizabeth Blackadder attending her exhibition at the Scottish National Gallery in Edinburgh. The Scottish Gallery has announced on Instagram that Dame Elizabeth Blackadder died peacefully on Monday at the age of 89. Issue date: Wednesday August 25, 2021.
RM2GFC5XK–File photo dated 29/06/11 of artist Dame Elizabeth Blackadder attending her exhibition at the Scottish National Gallery in Edinburgh. The Scottish Gallery has announced on Instagram that Dame Elizabeth Blackadder died peacefully on Monday at the age of 89. Issue date: Wednesday August 25, 2021.
RM2GBPC6P–File photo dated 03/06/14 of a Scottish inshore fishermen at work off the east coast of Scotland, near Bass rock. The ocean conservation group Oceana is calling on the Scottish Government to ban bottom-towed fishing gear in the country's marine protected areas (MPAs). Issue date: Thursday August 5, 2021.
RM2G8EMD4–File photo dated 5/7/2000 of Sir Sean Connery, donning full Highland dress and wearing his medal after he was formally knighted by the Queen during a investiture ceremony, at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh. The late Hollywood actor was happy to support Westminster plans for Scottish devolution - but only if it did not cost him money, previously classified documents suggest. Issue date: Tuesday July 20, 2021.
RM2G4D4J9–File photo dated 25/03/09 of Independent MSP Margo MacDonald. A third attempt is being made to pass legislation on assisted suicide in Scotland. Issue date: Monday June 21, 2021.
RM2FYTDTN–File photo dated 02/11/11 of a police officer using a radio. A third of officers from one UK police force felt unsafe dealing with the public during lockdowns, according to new research. Issue date: Sunday May 30, 2021.
RM2F5NNGT–File photo dated 21/8/2016 of Kenny MacAskill. The SNP has said the departure of MacAskill is 'somewhat of a relief' after he quit to join the newly-formed Alba Party. Alex Salmond launched his latest political project on Friday as a means to create a 'supermajority' of pro-independence supporters in Holyrood. Issue date: Saturday March 27, 2021.
RM2ENFDG7–File photo dated 03/09/13 of the then First Minister Alex Salmond and then Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon visiting a childcare centre in Edinburgh. Former first minister Alex Salmond, giving evidence before the Committee on the Scottish Government Handling of Harassment Complaints , has said there has been 'calculated and deliberate suppression of key evidence'. Issue date: Friday February 26, 2021.
RM2ENFDH2–File photo dated 11/03/12 the then Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond and his deputy Nicola Sturgeon closing the Scottish National Party Conference in Glasgow. Former first minister Alex Salmond, giving evidence before the Committee on the Scottish Government Handling of Harassment Complaints , has said there has been 'calculated and deliberate suppression of key evidence'. Issue date: Friday February 26, 2021.
RM2EMA1EM–File photo dated 15/02/96 of Foreign Office minister William Waldegrave, who said 'propaganda' against Saddam Hussein, requested by the then prime minister Margaret Thatcher, was 'not difficult to come by', but he warned such a tactic would be likely to call into question why British companies had sold munitions to Iraq, despite the atrocities committed during Saddam's reign.
RM2E9JYXP–File photo dated 09/07/96 of then South African President Nelson Mandela and Queen Elizabeth II riding in a carriage along the Mall on the first full day of his state visit to the UK. The Queen will have reigned as monarch for 69 years on Saturday.
RM2E0H0JB–File photo dated 06/07/05 of protestors clashing with police at the security fence at Auchterarder surrounding the G8 summit at Gleneagles. The G8 summit in 2005 brought 'Scotland into the middle of the frame' for terrorists, a newly released document has shown.
RM2DWWN52–File photo dated 22/05/99 of Stella Tennant with French-born David Lasnet following their wedding in the small parish church of Oxnam in the Scottish Borders. The Scottish model has died aged 50.
RM2DWWN4J–File photo dated 22/05/99 of Stella Tennant stepping down the aisle with French born David Lasnet in the small parish church of Oxnam in the Scottish Borders. The Scottish model has died aged 50.
RM2DC5H9K–File photo dated 05/10/09 of a nurse preparing to give a patient a vaccine. The timetable for developing and approving a Covid vaccine has been condensed due to the coronavirus crisis.
RM2DAT649–File photo dated 05/10/09 of a nurse preparing to give a patient a vaccine. MSPs must be allowed to see the Scottish Government's plans for a coronavirus vaccine after 'calamitous scenes' around the winter flu jab, Willie Rennie has said.
RM2DAND1D–File photo dated 26/09/11 of JK Rowling, who has said writing The Ickabog during the pandemic gave her a 'sense of purpose' as she worried about the impact of coronavirus on families.
RM2DADHC9–File photo dated 11/12/08 of HMP Edinburgh. Steps taken to prevent an 'explosion' of coronavirus cases in Scotland's prisons have been praised in an official paper.
RM2D2WYT7–Peter Sumners, who was given a cancerous kidney in a transplant operation outside the High Court, London, this morning (Wednesday). Despite being awarded 21,286, the 51-year-old baker from Haywards Heath, West Sussex, will not receive a penny because he earlier refused a 25,000 out-of-court settlement.
RM2D2XFMX–Dennis Wise is hoisted up by his Chelsea teammates following his goal during the 3-0 FA Cup third round victory over West Bromwich Albion today (Sat). Photo by David Cheskin/PA.
RM2D35MAE–Max Evans during the Captain's Run at Murrayfield, Edinburgh.
RM2D32TPG–Nat Fraser, 43, from Elgin in Moray, Scotland, departs Edinburgh High Court, where he stands accused of the murder of his wife, Arlene. * 29/01/03 Fraser was sentenced to life after being found guilty of hiring a hitman to kill his wife after she started divorce proceedings.
RM2D32183–England's Nick Faldo takes a long walk up the 17th green during the third day of the Scottish Open at Loch Lomond.
RM2D2X023–Composer Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber is joined on the stage of the New London Theatre in Drury Lane, London, last night (Mon) by impresario Sir Cameron Mackintosh as 'Cats' became the longest running musical in the world, clocking up its 6,138th performance. *15/01/02 Composer Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber and Sir Cameron Mackintosh on stage after 'Cats' became the longest running musical in the world, clocking up its 6,138th performance. It was announced, Tuesday January 15, 2002, the world's longest running musical will close on its 21st birthday, May 11, after nearly 9,000 performances.
RM2D33REM–Ranger`s Shota Arveladze (right) shrugs off Hibernian`s Gary Smith during their Scottish Premier league match at the Easter rd stadium in Edinburgh.
RM2D2X2JX–Businessman Heng Suan Lim arrives at Eastleigh Magistrates court this morning (Wed) for the start of committal proceedings which are expected to last for 10 days. Heng Suan Lim, Bruce Grobbelaar, John Fashanu and Hans Segers face charges of conspiring together between February 1, 1991, and March 15, 1995 with others of accepting money as inducements improperly to influence the outcome of football matches or as reward for having done so.
RM2D2Y0NG–Country folk, Basil and Josephine Cook from Wymondhom in Norfolk catch up with the latest news before the Countryside Protest Rally against anti-hunting laws began in Hyde Park, London today (Thursday). The protesters fear a Private Member's Bill aimed at banning hunting with hounds will lead to the outlawing of a raft of other rural pursuits. See PA story ENVIRONMENT Hunting. Photo by David Cheskin/PA
RM2D2YP7A–The Duke of York visited Scotland today (Sunday) to open a new golf club house in the Borders, at Peebles golf course. After meeting members he unveiled a plaque and went on a tour of the course. Photo by David Cheskin/PA.
RM2D2Y0KY–Andy Webb, chairman of the 'Cabin Crew 89' union at Heathrow Airport today (Wednesday) where all of his members have reported to work as usual. On day one of a three day strike by some British Airways cabin crew, thousands of travellers had their travel plans disrupted as the bitter pay dispute row forced BA to axe 69% of its flights from Heathrow. See PA story INDUSTRY BA. Photo by Tim Ockenden/PA.
RM2D34YM1–Scotland's Scott Murray (left) and Simon Taylor during a training session at Murrayfield, Edinburgh.
RM2D2XKK5–A model strutting in codpiece and tutu, behind another donned in Houdini attire from the Abby Grewcock collection in London in the theme of the circus, as part of Alternative Fashion Week.
RM2D353FM–STANDALONE. Scottish Conservative party leader Annabel Goldie MSP, at the MacDonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh, for a meeting of Scotland's five biggest political parties to set out their rural policies, at an election hustings organised by NFU Scotland and the Scottish Countryside Alliance.
RM2D33W1Y–The new logo for the Scotland-Ireland Euro 2008 bid that was unveiled at Edinburgh airport by Scotland`s First Minister Jack McConnell. Immediately after the Edinburgh launch, Mr McConnell was flying to Stockholm with sports minister Mike Watson. * ... to make the case, along with Irish sports minister Dr James McDaid, for a joint bid by the two countries.
RM2D355MG–Scottish Conservative party leader Annabel Goldie takes part in National Bike Week with a cycle ride from City Chambers to Parliament in Edinburgh.
RM2D31C4N–Boxes and luggage are taken off the plane after superstar Madonna and her film director boyfriend Guy Ritchie arrives in Scotland prior to their wedding. The pair stepped from the private jet at Inverness Airport and into a Range Rover. *... with blacked out windows watched by more than 100 journalists, camera crew and photographers, along with a handful of fans. From Inverness they are being driven to the town of Dornoch, Sutherland, where the couple are due to wed on Friday.
RM2D2X2MA–Forestry Commission tractor driver Peter Bessant gamekeeper welcomes a family of wild boar into the Forest at Longdown today (Wednesday). Mr Bessant's great-grandfather Charlie Bessant, shot the last wild boar in 1905, at Worts Gutter, near Brockenhurst, Hampshire, at the end of a campaign to wipe the animals out. *21/01/04: Farmers are being warned about a resurgence in the number of wild boar roaming woodlands in certain parts of England, it emerged. The alarm was raised after farming leaders in the West Midlands blamed the tusked animal for savaging livestock, damaging crops and impregnat
RM2D33P9H–Scotland`s Rolan Reid scores his first try against Tonga during the International match at Murrayfield, Edinburgh, Scotland.
RM2D2WTAY–Models Kaya (left), wearing ruby padded wired bra ( 120), brief ( 54), belt ( 85) and greta robe ( 579) and Mariya, wearing a ruby basque ( 159) and brief ( 45.50), by Janet Reger, in London.
RM2D2WPFB–Lead singer Liam Gallagher and rock band Oasis, treat fans to a secret free gig at the Virgin Megastore in London's Oxford Street at midnight, to launch their long-awaited new album.
RM2D309JY–Members of the Black Watch in kilts form a line during preparations at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh,in advance of the opening of the Scottish parliament. The new Parliament follows the devolution referendum in 1998.
RM2D2X2NM–Following the release of the conclusion to the report of the investigation into the Chinook helicopter crash on the Mull of Kintyre Sara Cook, wife of Flt Lt Richard Cook, one of the pilots killed; Captain John Cook, father, and Chris Cook, brother, speak at a news conference in London * ... in which they called for a full apology from the RAF and Ministry of Defence for turning him into a scapegoat after the accident.
RM2D2YNN7–Tory Party leader William Hague addresses an audience in Glasgow with the party's plans for the Scottish Parliament today (Saturday). See PA Story POLITICS Scotland. Photo by David Cheskin/PA.
RM2D34BBA–Rev Alan Greig from the Board of world Mission puts on a Make Poverty History band on the statue of John Knox.
RM2D32GC6–Diana, Countess of Lindsay (left), arrives with Tessa Neil at the Court of Session in Edinburgh. The Countess is sueing Stagecoach after telling the court a bus shot past her, frightening the horses pulling the carriage she was driving in Fife.
RM2D354JJ–Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond during a tour of Stirling University.
RM2D33TD7–Rangers Andrei Kanchelskis scores his first as he holds off Kilmarnock`s Kevin McGowne in the Scottish Premier league game at the Ibrox stadium in Glasgow.
RM2D31KJ0–Rangers Tore Andre Flo (centre) holds off Hibernian's Grant Brebner (left) and Paul Fenwick during the Bank of Scotland Premier game at Easter Road, Edinburgh.
RM2D2XB4D–Home Secretary Michael Howard addresses the Tory party annual conference in Bournemouth today (Tues). Photo by David Cheskin/PA
RM2D31GEM–Sheep moving across heavy snow in the Borders, Scotland. Transport, homes and schools in Scotland have remained affected after the worst weather of the winter brought blizzards and high winds. Engineers were battling to restore supplies to 40,000 customers still cut off * ... by the extreme weather conditions. The Borders remain the worst affected area.
RM2D2YFD1–Robin Cook, Minister for Foreign Affairs (left) talks in Parliament Square with Theodoros Pangalos Minister for Foreign affairs for Greece, and other ministers at the start of the informal meeting of EU Foreign Ministers in Edinburgh today (Friday). Photo by David Cheskin/PA.
RM2D2WY04–The National Lottery's leading lady Anthea Turner stands atop a pile of pound notes equvalent to this week's expected winnings of 33 million in the double rollover draw on Saturday. With the total prize fund wxpected to exceed 60 million the jackpot will be the largest in the Lottery's history. See PA Story LOTTERY Rollover.
RM2D34KJ4–Rangers' Julien Rodriguez (L) celebrates his goal with Barry Ferguson during the Bank of Scotland Premier League match against Kilmarnock at Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow, Saturday March 11, 2006. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Photo credit should read: David Cheskin/PA. **EDITORIAL USE ONLY**
RM2D2WX71–**NOT FOR PUBLICATION BEFORE MONDAY, DECEMBER 18** Some of the 100 children flown to Lapland by British Airways onboard their new Triple 7 plane, with TV presenter Noel Edmonds. Noel's Christmas Presents, filmed with the children at Father Christmas's home, will be shown on Christmas Day. Photo by David Cheskin/PA
RM2D30MJA–Celtic`s Jackie Mcnamara holds off Dundee's Shaun McSkimming during the Scottish Premier League Dundee v Celtic football match at Dens Park Stadium.
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