What the Scottish papers say

The Herald reports that the trade union official at the centre of the Grangemouth row is facing an investigation by the information watchdog over alleged data protection breaches.

The Scotsman says the union official has resigned from his job at the plant, leaving the Labour party facing growing pressure over its relationship with Unite, Britain's biggest union.

The Scottish Sun also writes that the union rep has quit - a day before a showdown with bosses over his conduct.

The Daily Record says a preacher who claimed to be able to provide childless couples with miracle babies has been charged with three rapes.

The Courier carries claims that councils in Tayside and the Forth Valley may have to step in to help protect vulnerable residents from the effects of flooding.

The Press and Journal writes that a ballet teacher has gone on trial accused of telling students they looked like Jews lined up waiting to be shot.

The Scottish Daily Express says more than 400,000 Scottish households are already behind with energy bills - before winter sets in and price hikes arrive.

The Scottish Daily Mail reports that power giants who are hitting customers with price rises of around 10% are only paying 1.7% more for the energy they are selling.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

More Scotland stories


Features & Analysis

Elsewhere on the BBC

  • UnderwaterHidden depths

    How do you explore the bottom of the ocean? BBC Future finds out


  • The challenge is to drop a bottle of water within 100 metres of this dummyClick Watch

    The race to get water – transported by drone – to a man stuck in remote Australia

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.