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Blue Light Together: Prince William unveils historic mental health support for 999 heroes

November 25, 2021, 11:20 | Updated: November 25, 2021, 13:25 Prince William has unveiled a historic mental health support package for emergency service workers. He unveiled the Blue Light Together initiative to key figures in the UK’s first aid services at an event in London today. It’s an issue close to the heart of the Royal, the Duke having worked ...

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Advisors issue scam alert to homeowners ahead of new fire safety rules

South Lanarkshire advisers are urging residents to be cautious of scammers as new fire safety regulations take effect. From February 2022, new requirements for interconnected smoke detectors will be implemented for homeowners. The new regulations mean that all homes will have to have a smoke detector in the most used room, one in each circulation zone on each floor or ...

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Scottish Labor vows to ban MSP second jobs amid Tory bashing accusations

Labor SCOTTISH pledged to ban second MSP jobs in Holyrood today amid growing accusations of sleaze within the Conservative Party. Scottish Labor Trade Director Neil Bibby warned SNP ministers that if they did not show “leadership” in ending the practice, his party would. Parliamentarians come under close scrutiny following a sordid feud sparked by Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s botched attempt ...

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Emergency incident at Loch Lomond as three men struggle in the water

A MAJOR emergency has been triggered at Loch Lomond after three swimmers found themselves struggling in the water. Emergency crews rushed to the picturesque Luss around 11:30 a.m. after panicked onlookers sounded the alarm bells. 1 Three men struggled in the water at Loch Lomond Police confirmed that three men had been rescued from the water and taken to safety. ...

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Two women, two children are killed in horrific London house fire

TWO women and two children have died in a horrific fire in south-east London, firefighters have said. The four victims were extracted from the house by firefighters using a nine-meter ladder and breathing apparatus – but they all died at the scene. 3 Four people died in London house fireCredit: UkNewsinPictures 3 Firefighters used a nine-meter ladder to pull victims ...

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Two victims as Glasgow fire crews called for a fire on Wyndford Road from Maryhill

Firefighters were called last night to tackle a blaze in Maryhill that claimed two lives. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service received a call shortly before 6 p.m. Tuesday after reports of smoke coming from an apartment on the third floor. Six fire trucks were deployed at the height of the now extinct fire. SFRS informed this morning that two ...

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Five escape serious injuries as truck slips on railroad tracks

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Celtic fans to be ‘furious’ as £ 25million deal slammed

Celtic fans will be “furious” that Sky Sports appear to retain the rights to Scottish football without any real interest in the product. That’s what finance guru Kieran Maguire says, speaking exclusively to Football initiate about the latest controversy surrounding the SPFL TV deal. The current broadcast deal was signed with Sky in 2018 and is worth a report £ ...

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Scottish government refuses to reveal addresses of buildings with Grenfell coating amid fears they could be set on fire

Fears have been raised after the Scottish government refused to reveal the location of buildings with deadly combustible liner. Housing activists have requested information on the addresses of buildings and properties in Scotland which have used hazardous materials in their construction under freedom of information laws. 1 Scottish government refuses to reveal addresses of buildings with Grenfell coatingCredit: Reuters However, ...

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Watch massive flames erupt from the Glasgow home as emergency services rush to the scene

Hero firefighters are currently battling a house fire in Glasgow which saw flames erupting from the roof of the property. Emergency services were called to the scene in the Cronberry Quadrant at approximately 8:19 p.m. Friday, November 5. Images from the area show several fire trucks parked on quiet Crookston Street with crews using an overhead device to extinguish water ...

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