Former Administrator Charged Over Rangers Purchase

A fourth man has appeared in court on charges related to the purchase of Rangers FC in 2012.

Paul Clark attended Glasgow Sheriff Court a day after former Rangers owner Craig Whyte and ex-chief executive Charles Green were charged along with David Whitehouse.

Clark and Whitehouse both worked for the club's administrators Duff and Phelps.

Clark, from Surrey, is accused of an offence under Section 28 of the Criminal Justice Licensing Act 2010 which covers serious organised crime.

The 54-year-old, who also faces a charge of conspiracy, made no plea or declaration and was released on bail.

Whyte, 44, Green, 62 and Whitehouse, 50, were charged with the same offences when they appeared at court on Wednesday.

Green also faces a charge of fraud and an offence under Section 190 of the Companies Act 2006.

All three made no plea or declaration and were granted bail.

Whyte took control of Rangers in May 2011 but by the summer of 2012 Green had taken charge at the Ibrox club by purchasing Rangers' assets and business after it went into administration and liquidation earlier that year. He stepped down as chief executive in 2013.


Forth of Firth, Edinburgh Forth Bridge Hailed

Scottish Transport Minister Humza Yousaf has claimed "nobody can hold a candle" to Scotland's bridges after unveiling a plaque commemorating the Forth Bridge's world heritage status.

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred station:


  • Sonique It Feels So Good


  • George Ezra Budapest


  • Little Mix No More Sad Songs


  • Boy Meets Girl Waiting For A Star To Fall


Stay tuned...

Watch heart TV

  • Now playing: The best feel good music

Heart VIP


Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Shopping Our Advertisers

Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart Scotland- East.

Follow Heart on Twitter