A fresh update on the fitness of Kieran Tierney has emerged ahead of Scotland’s clash with England. England vs Scotland England and Scotland are set to face off at Wembley on Friday, June 18th. The meeting will mark the first time that the old rivals have gone head-to-head at a major tournament since all the way back at Euro 96, when the Three Lions came out on top with a 2-0 win.
Prior to the tournament, Scotland boss Steve Clarke had said his side would ‘stand up to racism’ rather than take the knee during the tournament. It’s been a subject of much discussion since the beginning of the tournament. The squad had previously taken the knee since the anti-racism gesture was introduced last summer as part of the Premier League’s project restart.
0 Four people have died as a result of the Covid vaccine’s side effects. According to the most recent official data, four persons in Scotland have died as a result of the ill effects of coronavirus vaccinations. According to a report from the National Records of Scotland (NRS), four deaths had occurred by the end of May, with the “underlying cause of death being adverse effects of Covid-19 vaccines.”
Scotland will revel in their underdog status against England at Wembley where they will play without fear, according to former national team striker Charlie Nicholas. A return to a major finals for the first time in 23 years saw Scotland suffer a deflating 2-0 loss against the Czech Republic at Hampden Park on Monday.
After a pandemic year in which the shape of work and play were transformed, Father’s Day gifts can embrace comforting old favorites or celebrate exciting new interests. Here’s a selection of high- and low-tech goodies for an epic dad’s day, from a personalized-song service to some souped-up Lego models.
Health MOTs will be offered alongside booster Covid jabs and flu vaccines this autumn, NHS chiefs have said. Health officials said thousands of lives would be saved by the rollout of checks on blood pressure, cholesterol and heart health, at vaccination centres and pharmacies across the country.
Andy Robertson has warned England that Friday’s Euro 2020 clash is a chance for Scotland to show doubters what they can do on the pitch. Sky Sports have reported the Liverpool star believes that Scotland aren’t given as much respect as they would like, but they’re being respected more than they used to be.
“Industrial depression does not affect the popularity of the game in Scotland”, reflects the writer of The Scotsman as he marvelled at the then record crowd of 129,810 who turned up to Hampden to see the annual clash of Scotland v England. This was 28 March 1931, the depth of the depression which would have such dire consequences for the whole world, not least in Germany where the raucous demagogue with his simplistic solutions would lead them to all sorts of mischief.
National Records of Scotland data also shows seven coronavirus deaths occurred in the week to June 13. Four people in Scotland have died due to adverse effects of coronavirus vaccines, according to the latest official data. A report from National Records of Scotland (NRS) said that by the end of May there had been four deaths where the “underlying cause of death was adverse effects of Covid-19 vaccines”.
Covid in Scotland: Four deaths caused by adverse effects of vaccine, NRS finds FOUR people in Scotland have died due to adverse effects of coronavirus vaccines, according to the latest official data. A report from National Records of Scotland (NRS) said that by the end of May there had been four deaths where the “underlying cause of death was adverse effects of Covid-19 vaccines”.
Here's when Scotland's lockdown could end - as minister hints delay in easing rules could be extended
Scotland is cautiously emerging from lockdown under the local levels system. Many parts of the country are now in Level 0 or Level 1 Covid restrictions, whereas the vast majority of the central belt is in Level 2. It was hoped that the whole of Scotland would move into the lowest level of rules on 28 June, but First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirmed during her latest Holyrood update yesterday (Tuesday 15 June) that it is unlikely that any further easing will happen then.
Analysts have warned of an impending cliff-edge when the tax break ends in England, with Scotland providing a clue House prices fell slightly in April following double-digit growth the previous month, stoked by the initial rush to buy before the stamp duty holiday ended. The latest figures from the Office for National Statistics showed house prices in the UK fell by 1.9pc between March and April.
This Victorian holiday resort in the Firth of Clyde is eager to entice visitors back to its tranquil shores “Cumbria?” chimed two of my neighbours simultaneously. “No”, I repeated. “Cumbrae. Cum-brae.” “Oh,” said Mike. “I think I went there once.
Ticketless Scotland fans who gather in London to watch their team’s Euro 2020 match with England risk creating a spike in coronavirus cases, the city’s mayor has warned. Warning of the risk posed by the Delta variant, he asked supporters not to gather in the capital.
The Outlander star is notoriously private about his personal life Growing up in a tiny village in Scotland, the bright lights of Hollywood seemed a far cry for Sam Heughan and yet, he has become one of the most in-demand celebrities of his time. But the dizzy heights of stardom, haven't made Sam immune to family heartache, of which he has had his fair share.
Exeter boss Rob Baxter wants players to have a far greater input into rugby union’s disciplinary and law-making processes. Baxter has spoken out after Chiefs forwards Sam Skinner and Dave Ewers received bans and will miss the Gallagher Premiership play-off against Sale at Sandy Park on Saturday.
Scotland weather: What is the weather today, which areas of Scotland will enjoy the sunshine, and how hot is it forecast to be
After a cloudy and fairly wet morning in many places across Scotland, things are set to improve in most parts of the country on Wednesday afternoon. There will be spells of sunshine, especially across the North-west, but also scattered showers in places. The temperature will reach around 17-18C in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen.
Gary Neville on England: Harry Maguire must play before Euro 2020 knockouts and Declan Rice undroppable
Neville: "If Maguire comes back in, I think if it's not against Scotland, it has to be against Czech Republic. You couldn't make Maguire's first game back a knockout game"; England host Scotland at Wembley on Friday at 8pm Gary Neville insists England defender Harry Maguire must play before the Euro 2020 knockout stage to have a chance of featuring in the tournament.
Sadiq Khan warns ticketless Scotland fans not to gather in London for Euro 2020 clash with England amid fears it will cause spike in Covid cases
London mayor Sadiq Khan warns Scotland fans gathering in London to watch their team's Euro 2020 match against England risk creating a spike in coronavirus cases He reiterated a plea made earlier this month for the Tartan Army to stay at home for the match on Friday evening unless they have a safe place to watch the game.