John Hislop

John graduated from Telford College in 2010 with an HNC in Practical Journalism and since then has worked for the North Edinburgh News, The Southern Reporter, the Irish News Review and the Edinburgh Reporter. In addition he has been published in the Edinburgh Evening News and the Hibernian HC Programme.

By John Hislop On Sunday, February 19th, 2017
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Concern for missing man Paul Ellis

Police are appealing for assistance to help trace a man missing from the southside of Glasgow since Saturday 18 February 2017. Paul Ellis (53), from Pollokshaws Road, Shawlands, Glasgow, was last seen in a shop More...

By John Hislop On Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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Hibs move seven points clear at top of Championship

Hibs moved seven points clear at the top of the Championship despite being unable to beat John ‘Yogi’ Hughes’ Raith Rovers at Starks Park this afternoon. Head Coach Neil Lennon made two changes More...

By John Hislop On Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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Toddler kicked in head on Edinburgh to Peterborough train

British Transport Police are appealing for information after a child was assaulted on board a train travelling from Edinburgh Waverley to Peterborough. The incident happened last Sunday  on the 4pm service, just More...

By John Hislop On Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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Police release E-Fit one week on from the robbery and attempted murder of a taxi driver

Police investigating the robbery and attempted murder of a taxi driver in West Lothian have issued an e-fit image one week on from the attack. The man is described as white, in his late 20s or 30-years-old, of More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, February 16th, 2017
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CCTV appeal following convenience store robberies in south west Edinburgh

Police  are continuing to investigate three robberies at convenience stores in the South West of the city. These occurred between 3.45pm and 6.50pm on Sunday 12th February at shops located in Slateford Road, More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, February 16th, 2017
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CCTV appeal after two women attacked in Clovenstone home

Police have released images of two males they wish to trace in connection with the assault of two young women in their home in Clovestone Gardens, Edinburgh at 5:45pm on Tuesday 7th February 2017. Both men More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, February 16th, 2017
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Seven years for man who robbed Balerno Post Office

A man who robbed a Post Office at knife point was jailed for seven years at the High Court in Glasgow yesterday. Steven Joseph McIvor robbed the Post Office on Balerno’s Main Street on Friday 26th February 2016. He More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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Over two hundred vehicles lacking proper insurance seized by police

A total of 206 drivers had their cars or vans seized at the side of the road due to them lacking proper insurance cover or a valid driving licence during a week-long crackdown. Uninsured drivers were targeted by More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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Four white doves found abandoned in Deaconess Gardens

The Scottish SPCA is appealing for information after four white doves were found abandoned in Edinburgh. Scotland’s animal welfare charity was alerted on 10 February by a local veterinary practice after the doves More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Teenager’s death referred to the Police Investigations and Review Commissioner

Police Scotland have issued a statement regarding the referral Blake Ross’ death to the Police Investigations and Review Commissioner. Superintendent Lesley Clark of Edinburgh Division said:  “Police Scotland More...