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 Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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Tickets now available for Borders Book Festival

Tickets have gone on sale for the Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival, which takes place this summer in Melrose in the Scottish Borders from Thursday 14 to Sunday 17 June. Now in its fifteenth year, the Baillie More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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CCTV appeal following nightclub assault

Police have released CCTV images of a man they believe can assist with their enquiries into an assault which took place between 12.30am and 1am on Sunday 1st April at a nightclub on Victoria Street. A 35-year-old More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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John McGinn believes that Neil Lennon is certain ‘Manager of the Year’ contender

Hibs’ midfielder John McGinn believes that Neil Lennon is certain to be a contender for this season’s ‘Manager of the Year’ award. Lennon took over from Alan Stubbs in 2016 after Hibs’ More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Hibs fans get part of South Stand for Rangers game

The Easter Road South Stand is now open for Hibs fans to buy tickets for the final match of the season against Rangers on Sunday 13 May. Tickets have sold out for the West, East and Famous Five Stands, with Hibs More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Witness appeal after woman sexually assaulted on Newcastle to Edinburgh train

A police investigation is underway after a 30-year-old woman was sexually assaulted on the 6.30pm Newcastle to Edinburgh Waverley service operated by Virgin East Coast on Thursday 19 April. The woman was unable More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Firefighters help drive the ‘Be Water Aware’ campaign

Over 300 people in the UK tragically die every year after tripping, falling or simply underestimating the risks of being near water. Many people who accidently drown never intended to enter the water, statistics More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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John McGinn insists that it would take ‘something special’ for him to leave Hibs

Hibs’ midfielder John McGinn insists that it will take ‘something special’ for him to leave the club in the summer. The Scotland international has one year left on his contract and most supporters More...

By John Hislop On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Steven Whittaker wants four more performances like Saturday’s

Hibs’ defender Steven Whittaker wants four more performances like Saturday’s to take the club to second place in the table. All eyes were on Easter Road this weekend as Celtic looked to secure their More...

By John Hislop On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Man jailed in connection with assaults and rapes in East Lothian

A 52-year-old man was sentenced to five and a half years imprisonment and received an Order for Lifelong Restriction after he was found guilty of a series of horrifying assaults and rapes in East Lothian. Charles More...

By John Hislop On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Brendan Rodgers “Congratulations to Hibs, the better team won.”

Celtic arrived at Easter Road on Saturday anticipating a party to celebrate winning their seventh league title in a row but left empty handed after a magnificent performance from Hibs. Conspiracy theorists who More...