Capital Reports - Scotland

20 January 2018, 12:49

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The top stories in Scotland updated throughout the day - listen on FM, Online and Digital.

Saturday 20th January

 

Icy Warnings In Place


The Met office has issued another yellow warning for snow and ice across the Central Belt - for tomorrow.

The warning for today has been lifted - with bright sunshine forecast.

The police have downgraded their travel advice - from stage 3 to 2.

Officers have been telling Capital there were 7 crashes on the M74 in a two hour period last night - between junctions 8 and 15.

 

Renfrew Attack Victim Dies

A murder enquiry's been launched in Renfrew after a man - attacked last week - has died from his injuries.

Police say 37 year old Paul Mathieson was the victim of a sustained and brutal attack by one man.

 

Search Continues For Missing Fishermen

Rescuers say there is still hope of finding two missing fishermen alive.

Their boat capsized on Loch Fyne on Thursday evening - a third man was pulled from the water alive.

 

Scottish Cup Clashes Ahead

Celtic take on Championship strugglers Brechin City later for their Scottish Cup match at Parkhead.

Aberdeen are up against Championship leaders St Mirren.

Motherwell play Hamilton in a South Lanarkshire derby - and Kilmarnock take on Ross County.