Scotland’s farmers lost up to £161 million last year due to the extreme weather, according to a report.
Beast from the East
Extreme weather contributed to a fall in annual visitor numbers at many outdoor attractions last year, according to a new report.
Family salute care worker after she died while helping others during fearsome storm, and before she could share in council fair pay victory
The most appalling winter weather did not deter Elaine McNeil from doing her job, caring for some of Scotland’s most vulnerable people.
This time last year, Scotland was in the grip of the Beast from the East.
The contrast between the United Kingdom during last year’s late-February Beast from the East ice storm and this year’s winter heatwave could not be more stark.
Council workers in East Lothian have been urged to consider using their holiday allowance to avoid wages being docked for missing shifts due to adverse weather.
THE same weather patterns which sparked the Beast from the East and brought freezing temperatures and heavy snow last winter could return this year, forecasters have warned.
YELLOW snow warnings have been issued by the Met Office as a “mini Beast from the East” looks poised to impact Britain.
Ploughing on is all in a day’s work for train driver who had the inside track on taming the Beast From The East
WHEN you come face-to-face with a wall of deep snow, there’s only one thing to do.