Tag archive for ‘Edinburgh Reporter’
By John Hislop On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017
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Hibs to face Hearts or Raith Rovers in the William Hill Scottish Cup 5th round

Holders Hibernian will face Hearts or Raith Rovers away from home in the 5th round of the William Hill Scottish Cup. Neil Lennon’s men qualified for the last 16 after emphatically beating Bonnyrigg rose More...

By John Hislop On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017
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Neil Lennon praises the attitude of his players during victory over Bonnyrigg Rose

Head Coach Neil Lennon was delighted with the application of his players during yesterday’s emphatic 8-1 victory over Bonnyrigg Rose at Tynecastle, particularly in the second half. He demonstrated the importance More...

By John Hislop On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017
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Midlothian police warn residents of phone scam

Police in Midlothian are warning residents of a particular type of phone scam after an elderly couple were conned out of a four-figure sum on Thursday 19th January. The caller masqueraded as being from a benevolent More...

By John Hislop On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017
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Lewis Stevenson admits that he has to work on his goal celebrations

Hibs’ longest serving player Lewis Stevenson scored his seventh goal for the club in yesterday’s 8-1 victory over Bonnyrigg Rose at Tynecastle yesterday then admitted that he will have to work on his More...

By John Hislop On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017
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Eight charged during police week of action in West Lothian

Police have charged eight people this week in connection with the recovery of large amounts of cannabis, amphetamine, diazepam and heroin from addresses in Stoneyburn, Bathgate, Livingston and Blackburn during More...

By John Hislop On Saturday, January 21st, 2017
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Hibs begin defence of Scottish Cup with comprehensive 8-1 victory over Bonnyrigg Rose

Hibs began their defence of the Scottish Cup with a comprehensive 8-1 victory over Bonnyrigg Rose at Tynecastle this afternoon. Neil Lennon made five changes to the starting XI that beat Dumbarton last weekend More...

By John Hislop On Saturday, January 21st, 2017
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Neil Lennon determined to retain the Scottish Cup for Hibs

Hibs’ Head Coach Neil Lennon is determined to retain the Scottish Cup, starting with Bonnyrigg Rose at Tynecastle this afternoon. Lennon believes that last season’s cup win takes the pressure off the More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Hibs’ legend Pat Stanton looks ahead to Scottish Cup tie between former teams

Hibs’ legend Pat Stanton would not be drawn on the outcome of tomorrow’s Scottish Cup tie between two of his former teams which will be played at the home of rivals Hearts. Pat has many happy memories More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Another four arrests in connection with disorder at the Scottish Cup Final

A further four men have been arrested in connection with the alleged violence and disorder at the Scottish Cup Final at Hampden Park, Glasgow on Saturday 21 May 2016. The four men are aged 16, 21, 22 and 45 years, More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Man due in court after gun fired at house on Glasgow Road

A 37-year-old man has been arrested and charged after a gun was fired at the property on Glasgow Road, Ratho Station, on September 20. He is due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court today. Detective inspector More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Man remanded in custody after being charged with 43 offences

Police have arrested a man in connection with 43 crimes committed across the city. The 20-year-old was arrested on Wednesday at a flat in the Moredun area on seven outstanding warrants for 24 offences. He was subsequently More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Fraser Fyvie insists that no-one is underestimating Bonnyrigg Rose

Fraser Fyvie is looking forward to Hibs’ William Hill Scottish Cup Fourth Round tie against Bonnyrigg Rose at Tynecastle tomorrow and he insists that no-one is underestimating the task ahead. He insists More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Police investigate following thefts from properties in Little France House

A police investigation is underway after items were stolen from properties in Little France House in Edinburgh. The thefts took place during the early hours of Thursday morning. The stolen property included a handbag, More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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World War II hand grenade found in boot of car on North Gyle Terrace

A hand grenade, believed to be from World War II was found in the boot of a car on North Gyle Terrace yesterday afternoon. A bomb disposal team attended the scene and recovered the weapon. A cordon and road More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Three men charged following bogus workman incident in Livingston

Three men have been charged in connection with a bogus workmen incident which took place in the Murieston area of Livingston on Tuesday 17 January. Two men attended the home of a woman in her eighties offering More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Witness appeal following Port Seton break-in

Police  are appealing for witnesses following a high-value housebreaking in Port Seton which happened sometime between 12 p.m. and 8.15 p.m. on Tuesday 17th January at an address in Poplar Park. The homeowner More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Hat-trick for teenage striker Jamie Gullan as Hibs XI beat Gala Fairydean Rovers

A  hat-trick from 17-year-old Jamie Gullan helped a young Hibernian XI side beat Lowland League Gala Fairydean 5-0 at Netherdale last night. Hibs dominated the game and struck the woodwork on several occasions. Striker More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Kane O’Connor signs full-time contract with the Hibernian Academy

Development Squad defender Kane O’Connor, has signed a full-time contract with the Hibernian Academy. The teenager has been involved with the Development Squad in their league and cup campaign this season as More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Hamsters abandoned in Almond Park area of Livingston

The Scottish SPCA is appealing for information after two hamsters were abandoned in West Lothian. Scotland’s animal welfare charity was alerted on 15 January (Sunday) after a member of the public spotted a man More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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One hundred jackets stolen during break in at retail premises in Leith

Police are appealing for witnesses following a break-in which took place around 1am on Thursday 12 January at the Tiso Edinburgh Outdoor Experience on Commercial Street. Around 100 jackets and fleeces including More...