Gay men will be allowed to donate blood three months after having sex instead of a year under equality reforms announced by the Government.
Five Taken To Hospital After Six-Car Crash On M8
Five people have been taken to hospital after a six-car accident on the M8 motorway.
Emergency services were called to the crash in Renfrewshire just before 9am.
Police, fire and ambulance services attended, and five people were taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow.
A spokesman for the Scottish Ambulance Service said: ``We received a call at 8.57am to attend a road traffic collision on the M8 near Cardonald.
``We dispatched four ambulances, a paramedic response unit and a manager to the scene.
``Five patients were taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.''
Emergency services have since left the scene after ensuring the road was safe.
A fisherman has been pushed into a river by two cyclists who stole his belongings.
The doctor tasked with chairing a Labour study into NHS staffing says the issue is ''undoubtedly'' one of the biggest challenges the health service is facing.
A teenage girl has been indecently assaulted as she walked in a wooded area in Midlothian.
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