Scotland's papers: Bye Bye Bay City Roller Les and Cummings 'leaks'

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The death of former Bay City Rollers singer Les McKeown dominates many of Scotland's front pages. The Daily Record says fans around the world are mourning the death of the 65-year-old who fronted one of the most successful pop bands of the 1970s.
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The Scottish Sun says the sudden death of the former Roller has left his ex-manager and bandmates stunned as the singer had been "fitter and healthier than ever before". The paper is among those paying tribute with a headline based on one of the band's biggest hits, Bye Bye Baby.
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The Star also leads with fans and friends being shocked by the 70s star's sudden death at his home on Tuesday. The paper describes the Tartan-clad Bay City Rollers as Edinburgh boys who became a global sensation.
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The Scotsman's main front page picture is of Edinburgh-born McKeown during the band's heyday. The paper leads with claims that thousands of people over the age of 50 are still waiting for their first Covid vaccination despite government claims that the full target has been met.
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The Times reports on claims from a Downing Street source that the prime minister believes his former aide Dominic Cummings has been leaking his texts. The paper quotes the source as saying Mr Cummings was "engaged in systematic leaking" and "bitter about what's happened since he left". The paper says Mr Cummings did not respond to its requests for comment.
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The Daily Telegraph says Mr Cummings is seen by No 10 sources as the prime suspect in the leaking of messages which implicated Mr Johnson in two separate lobbying scandals. Elsewhere, the paper features a picture of Prince Louis as he celebrates his third birthday on Friday.
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The Herald describes Scotland's lifeline ferry network being "in crisis" ahead of the easing of lockdown. The paper says campaigners are calling for "heads to roll" after four vessels broke down in the space of three weeks while a replacement freight service can only take four lorries.
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The Press and Journal says ambulance crews in the north of Scotland suffered 32 physical and verbal assaults while risking their lives at work during the pandemic. The paper also highlights its own two-page tribute to Les McKeown.
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The Daily Express says hopes are "booming" that UK families will be able to enjoy holidays in Spain this summer. It says the end of international travel restrictions hinges on the introduction of Covid passports, but Spanish tourism bosses are desperate for sunseekers to return.
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The National says the SNP have accused the Conservatives of "moving the goalposts" on a second independence referendum timetable. The paper reports SNP figures pointing to comments Ruth Davidson previously made when her party's stance on a new vote "appeared more open in the longer term".
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The Scottish Daily Mail says the Holyrood election on 6 May is "on a knife-edge". It reports on former Scottish Conservatives leader Ruth Davidson saying the pro-Union parties "have all the power" when it comes to "saving the UK".
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"Time to step up!" is the headline on the front page of the Metro, referencing an online meeting of 40 world leaders where they discussed tackling climate change. The paper says many of those attending promised bold new targets, but it quotes Greenpeace as saying targets mean nothing without radical action.
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The i leads on the Treasury's publication of 40 pages of messages relating to its contact with David Cameron and Greensill Capital, as the former PM continues to be embroiled in a row over attempts to lobby top officials on behalf of the financial firm.
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The Courier says the launching of a £10m tidal turbine from Dundee could "help herald a new era of renewable energy in Scotland". The 680-tonne Orbital O2, which was assembled at the Port of Dundee, will be anchored close to Orkney where it will produce enough electricity to power 2,000 homes.
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The Edinburgh Evening News pays tribute to Les McKeown, who was brought up in the city's Broomhouse district. It says the former Bay City Rollers singer "rose from humble beginnings to become one of the world's greatest pop stars".
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The Glasgow Times launches a campaign calling on Glasgow City Council and Glasgow Life to "Save Our Venues". It focuses on community centres and halls, bowling centres, libraries, museums and gyms which closed during the pandemic.
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The Evening Telegraph leads with a row over a piece of street art being erected on Dundee's Perth Road. There has been criticism about the look and "spiralling cost" of the sculpture.
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The Evening Express has an interview with an Aberdeen woman who has fought back to health after a bowel cancer tumour developed which she says made it look like she was pregnant.

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