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Man filmed himself raping five-year-old in Helensburgh

William Rigby attacked the girl at a house in Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute, in October 2018. Source: BBC News Scotland

Ex-police officer who raped three women told to 'burn in hell'

The father-of-five carried out his attacks on three women over a 14-year period. Source: BBC News Scotland

Swiss and French climbers died in Ben Nevis avalanche

The only survivor has described being hit by "heavy, compact snow" in the incident which claimed the lives of three companions. Source: BBC News Scotland

Stranded dog rescued from mountain

A small dog missing for 48 hours in bad weather in the Cairngorms has been rescued by helicopter. Source: BBC News Scotland

Borderlands secure £345m in support

The UK and Scottish governments announce major financial commitments to the cross-border growth deal. Source: BBC News Scotland

Buyer found for collapsed Dundee building firm McGill

Dundee-based McGill went bust with the loss of 374 jobs but has now been bought out of administration. Source: BBC News Scotland

Police appeal over knife used by rapist to threaten victim in Methil

Police want to trace the man who used the weapon to threaten a 20-year-old woman before raping her. Source: BBC News Scotland

Dog lost in Cairngorms rescued by Inverness Coastguard crew

The Coastguard crew were on a training exercise when they spotted the dog on a narrow ledge above a steep drop. Source: BBC News Scotland

Scotland's birth rate continues to fall

The last three months of 2018 saw the lowest figure for the quarter since records began in 1855. Source: BBC News Scotland

Police hunt machete gang after targeted street attack

Police said the targeted attack by up to 10 hooded men near Glasgow cathedral was "completely unacceptable". Source: BBC News Scotland

Six Nations 2019: Scotland's 36 years of pain against England at Twickenham

None of the current Scotland side were alive when the national team last beat England in London in 1983. Here, BBC Scotland relives 36...

Scout master jailed for sexually abusing two boys

William Quigg's offences took place between 1980 and 1986 at addresses in Glasgow. Source: BBC News Scotland

Why has Aberdeen's big-game record improved?

Aberdeen's win ratio in games against the Old Firm has rocketed this season. But what has changed for Derek McInnes' side? Source: BBC News Scotland

Two men and a woman died in crash on A90 at Glenbervie

Police say the three people who were passengers in a car are understood to have been foreign nationals. Source: BBC News Scotland

Steven Fletcher: Scotland striker absent as he 'manages injury' – McFadden

Steven Fletcher is not in Scotland's squad for the Euro 2020 qualifiers in Kazakhstan and San Marino because he is "managing an injury", says...

Electric bike challenge set for Scotland with Innerleithen date

The European mountain biking event will come to the Scottish Borders for the first time later this year. Source: BBC News Scotland