Headteacher speaks of children’s agony after play equipment fire

THE headteacher of Elmvale Nursery has said the children were left devastated after vandals torched their play equipment whilst they were on holiday. The nursery on Hawthorne Street is attended by around 70 children, all aged between three and five years old. Grant MacLoud said: “The nursery children are obviously very upset this has happened to their playground and given that its summer, it means … Continue reading Headteacher speaks of children’s agony after play equipment fire

Polls open across Scotland for local elections

Voters are heading to the polls for the local elections across Scotland, England and Wales today. Polling stations are open from 7.00am to 10.00pm, with the count due to begin on Friday morning at around 9.00am. The results are expected to be announced around midday Friday. There are a total of 1,227 seats available in Scotland. More than 2,500 candidates put themselves forward to fill … Continue reading Polls open across Scotland for local elections