#Scotland

  • Article: Scotland Will Give Out Free Tampons to Low-Income Women

    Scotland Will Give Out Free Tampons to Low-Income Women

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 31, 2018

    A trial launched in Aberdeen last year has now been expanded to the whole country. Read more

  • Article: This Scottish Cafe Has Built an Entire Village for Homeless People

    This Scottish Cafe Has Built an Entire Village for Homeless People

    May 21, 2018

    "Not just building houses, but building homes, building community." Read more

  • Article: Two-Thirds of Scotland’s Energy Is Coming From Renewable Sources

    Two-Thirds of Scotland’s Energy Is Coming From Renewable Sources

    By Chris Gelardi|April 2, 2018

    The country could be consuming nothing but renewable energy by 2020. Read more

  • Article: Human Trafficking Reports in the UK Reach Record High — and Children Are Suffering Most

    Human Trafficking Reports in the UK Reach Record High — and Children Are Suffering Most

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 26, 2018

    The figures “almost certainly” are an underestimate of the true scale of the problem. Read more

  • Article: High CO2 Levels in Water Can 'Dissolve' Starfish, Scientists Say

    High CO2 Levels in Water Can 'Dissolve' Starfish, Scientists Say

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2018

    CO2 “pulses” could have a potentially devastating effect on ecosystems, according to new research. Read more

  • Article: Scottish Council to Give Free School Meals All Year to Tackle 'Holiday Hunger’

    Scottish Council to Give Free School Meals All Year to Tackle 'Holiday Hunger’

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2018

    Children are going back to school with signs of malnutrition after the holidays, say teachers. Read more

  • Article: Wales Is Set to Ban Circus Animals — and England Might Follow

    Wales Is Set to Ban Circus Animals — and England Might Follow

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 16, 2018

    Scotland led the way with its own ban just before Christmas. Read more

  • Article: Harry & Meghan Just Visited This Scottish Homeless Charity

    Harry & Meghan Just Visited This Scottish Homeless Charity

    Feb. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The couple stopped off on their first official visit to Scotland. Read more