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Tag: olympics

Murray Mania hits Dunblane as town turns out to welcome its...

  By a Newsnet reporter Andy Murray’s home town ground to a halt today as locals lined the streets to welcome home the Dunblane...

Scottish Labour urged to ‘join party’ as Sarwar complains about Glasgow...

By a Newsnet reporter  The Scottish Labour party have been urged to stop complaining about plans to hold a celebration of Scots Olympians in...

Murray beats Federer in Wimbledon rematch to take Olympic Gold

By a Newsnet reporter Andy Murray has won the Olympic gold medal after beating world number one Roger Federer in a three set demolition...

Double celebration for Jamaica as Bolt takes Olympic gold

Jamaicans are preparing for a double celebration this evening after sprint sensation Usain Bolt underlined his title as the world’s fastest man by retaining...

The debasing of the Olympics by Scottish Unionists and why they...

By G.A.Ponsonby  The latest Unionist commentator to infest Scotland’s constitutional debate with his own brand of political bigotry is the Telegraph’s Alan Cochrane. Mr Cochrane’s...

Stamp honour for Golden Scot Stanning as she helps GB to...

By a Newsnet reporter Scotland’s Heather Stanning and her English partner Helen Glover have won the first gold medal for Great Britain in the...

China irritated by Olympic doping claims as IOC dismisses allegations

By Andrew Barr The International Olympic Committee has dismissed claims by an American swimming coach that Ye Shiwen’s gold medal win for China was...

Scot Jamieson storms into Olympic 200m breaststroke final as Phelps makes...

By a Newsnet reporter  Scotland’s Michael Jamieson has qualified for the Olympic 200m breaststroke final with a fantastic swim that broke the British record. The...

UK PM distances himself from politicisation of London Olympics

By Bob Duncan  David Cameron is distancing himself and his coalition government from a number of Unionist MPs and MSPs who have been attempting...

‘London exports tax to Scotland’ claims London Mayor Boris Johnson

By Martin Kelly  Controversial London Mayor Boris Johnson has claimed that London “exports” its taxes to Scotland and that there is not a “cat’s...