The sister of a Scottish soldier killed during service more than 60 years ago has collected an honour in his memory.
Charity Song Success For Scots Teenager
17 year old Elgin Academy pupil Lilian Macdonald wrote "Never Be Alone" when her boyfriend was diagnosed with leukaemia almost a year ago.
Statistics show that when a child is diagnosed with cancer, one in three will have leukaemia whereas with adults it is the ninth most common cancer .
Lilian hopes her single will raise awareness and much needed money to find a cure. Lilian says: "In a time of heartbreak, I wanted to write a song to reassure everyone that things will be okay if we all stick together".
Available now on iTunes, all proceeds from "Never Be Alone" will go to Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research.
Seven men have been arrested in connection with a large-scale disturbance following the Edinburgh derby in the Scottish Cup.
A new £25,000 scholarship to improve care for people with motor neurone disease (MND) will be set up in memory of campaigner Gordon Aikman.
Police have launched an investigation after a 19-year-old woman was the victim of a serious sexual assault in Edinburgh.
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