Scotland is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. Sharing a border with England to the southeast, Scotland is otherwise surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west, by the North Sea to the northeast and by the Irish Sea to the south. In addition to the mainland, situated on the northern third of the island of Great Britain, Scotland has over 790 islands, including the Northern Isles and the Hebrides.
Scotland had an independence referendum in 2014, when the majority of voters rejected leaving the rest of the United Kingdom, and that result should be respected, a spokesman for British Prime Minister.. Reuters - Published
Scotland is famous for several things: the beautiful scenery, whisky and of course smoked salmon. But now they've got another industry to gloat about. Katie Gregory has been finding out what's fuelling..
Snow covers roads near Allendale, Northumberland, after temperatures dipped below freezing overnight. Hill snow and sleet have hit parts of the country as the wintry start to spring continues. The Met..
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George and Amal Clooney have arrived in Edinburgh to attend a charity event. The actor and film-maker has returned to the Scottish capital with his wife, a human rights lawyer, to attend the People's..
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Heavy rain has hit parts of the country as Storm Gareth is set to bring potentially disruptive weather to the UK. Weather warnings covering England, Wales, Northern Ireland and parts of Scotland are in..
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