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  1. Sink factory closure to cost 200 jobs
  2. Pupils hit by school closures lose 55 hours teaching
  3. Orkney search for fisherman stood down
  4. Three stabbed in Glasgow disturbance
  5. Stars attend Ronnie Corbett's funeral

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By Calum Watson and Sandy Murray

All times stated are UK

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  1. Good night

    Naithon Beach, Phuket

    That's all from Scotland Live for Monday. We are heading off into the sunset.

    The live page returns at 08:00 on Tuesday.

  2. Third - and probably final - egg laid by osprey at Loch of the Lowes reserve

    Bird and eggs

    The Scottish Wildlife Trust has released a picture showing a third egg in the Osprey nest at Loch of the Lowes.

    It said the female osprey nesting near Dunkeld laid her third and likely final egg of the season at 04:52. 

    Charlotte Fleming, Perthshire Ranger for the Scottish Wildlife Trust, said:“This is an important milestone in the osprey breeding season, but there is still a long way to go before we can relax."

  3. Former Royal Engineer who lost both legs in Afghanistan blast joins Paralympics team

    Micky Yule has been selected for the four-strong powerlifting team.

    Micky Yule

    The 37-year-old Scot, part of the Help for Heroes Sports Recovery programme, is also set to compete in next month's Invictus Games in Florida.

    The Paralympics run from 7-18 September.

  4. Police investigate 'unexplained' death of man whose body was found near sewage works in Haddington

    Police have launched an investigation after a man's body was found near a sewage works. 

    The body was discovered near to the plant in Haddington, East Lothian, at about 06:00 on Monday. 

    Officers described the death as "unexplained". Forensic officers were on scene and the area was cordoned off.

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  5. A weekend fire at a flat in Buckie's Low Street is being treated as suspicious

    A flat fire in Buckie is being treated as suspicious.

    The incident happened at about 02:15 on Saturday in the Low Street area of the town.

    The fire was contained to a ground-floor flat.

  6. West Lothian meter company Energy Assets Group in infrastructure investment fund £200m takeover deal

    A fast-growing gas metering company based in West Lothian is set to be taken over by an infrastructure investment fund for nearly £200m.  

    Meter app

    The board of Energy Assets Group has agreed to recommend a bid by a shell company set up by Alinda Funds.

    Other investment funds which currently hold 25% of Energy Asset shares have already committed to support the bid.

  7. Rangers 'won't relax' after Cup win over Celtic, insists Ibrox chairman Dave King

    BBC Sport Scotland

    Rangers chairman Dave King says the club "won't relax" after their Scottish Cup semi-final win over Celtic.

    King stressed that, if Rangers are going to challenge for the Premiership, it's important they strengthen the squad and get "a few more players in".

    He also admitted that achieving European football next season would have an effect on their recruitment.

    Rangers celebrate
  8. 'Distressed' witness sought after elderly woman killed by bin lorry in Edinburgh

    Police want to trace a male pedestrian who may have seen what happened on Morningside Road, near Jordan Lane, at about 11:45 on Sunday.

    Morningside Road

     An 85-year-old woman was hit and killed by the lorry. 

    Police said a man in a light-coloured jumper, seen standing on a pavement outside Stefanos Chip Shop, had left the area visibly upset.  

  9. Major search for a fisherman lost overboard north of Orkney has been stood down


    A major search for a fisherman who fell overboard from a boat off the coast of Orkney has been stood down. 

    The vessel's crew issued a Mayday about 20 miles north west of the islands at about 07:00. Coastguard helicopters based at Sumburgh and Stornoway joined the fishing boat in searching for the man. 

    The RNLI said the Stromness lifeboat was called out to help the fishing boat Apollo in the search for the crew member, but it was later stood down.

  10. Struggling Dundee United attempt to explain Justine Mitchell's departure from the club's boardroom

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    Justine Mitchell flanked by players

    Dundee United say that Justine Mitchell has stepped down as a director as she wants to concentrate on the club's women's team and community involvement.

    The Scottish Premiership club issued the statement after discussing the matter at a Monday board meeting.

  11. Judith says it's staying blustery in the far north, with more calm weather further south

    Blustery showers in the far north with spells of sunshine and easing winds elsewhere on Monday evening.  

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    Video caption: Blustery showers in the far north with spells of sunshine and easing winds elsewhere on Mo

     Expect frost in rural areas overnight. Tuesday will be dry with long clear spells and becoming cloudy in the afternoon.  

  12. Carron Pheonix says sink manufacturing to end in Falkirk with almost 200 jobs to go

    The Carron Phoenix sink manufacturing plant in Falkirk is to close, with the loss of almost 200 jobs. 

    Sink factory

    Swiss-based Franke Group said it will undertake a "phased closure programme" over the next 18 to 20 months.

    The company said about 15 warehousing jobs would remain at a new local logistics facility.

  13. Stars attend funeral of Ronnie Corbett, the Edinburgh born comedian who died last month.

    Sir Michael Parkinson, David Walliams and Jimmy Tarbuck were among the mourners  at the ceremony in south London.

    flowers and glasses

    Sir Michael said of his friend Corbett: "What you saw is what you got.  He was modest, self-effacing, a brilliant comic."