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Online booking problems have been affecting the Caledonian Sleeper for the past month. Meanwhile, the service has also been hampered with repairs to the Lamington Viaduct, which has led Serco to temporarily withdraw the Sleeper from Edinburgh Waverley

Serco struggling to fix Caledonian Sleeper booking glitch

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Derek Mackay, Transport Minister and Phil Verster, managing director of the ScotRail Alliance unveil the new electric train model at Waverley station

Model train: life-size replica of ScotRail's new Hitachi 385 goes on display at Edinburgh Waverley

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Edinburgh Airport tested an alternative flightpath in 2015 in a bid to reduce congestion on the runway

Controversial Edinburgh flightpath trial declared a success

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Nearly nine in every hundred passenger train services in Scotland last year were hit by delays or cancellations

From leaves on the line to security alerts: why 61,500 trains were delayed or cancelled in Scotland last year

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Shirley Spear, co-owner of the Three Chimneys, is campaigning for an upgrade of an airstrip on Skye

New airport would 'create economic boom' on Isle of Skye

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One of the Allied Vehicles minibuses sold off by SPT last year for between £450-£1,250

SPT bus sell off branded "disastrous" as some six-year-old vehicles fetch just £450

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All aircraft landing in the UK from areas affected by the Zika virus are to be sprayed with insecticide

Planes returning to UK from Zika outbreak zones to be sprayed with insecticide

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Pictures by Gordon Terris

Spotted: HGV driver could not wait to go on the Forth Road Bridge despite not being allowed to

New car sales were up two per cent last month, compared to January 2015

New year begins with upturn in new car sales

Electric car owners will soon have to pay for parking in charging bays in Glasgow - but critics have blamed hybrid owners for hogging the spaces

Glasgow scraps free parking for electric cars - as hybrid owners accused of 'abusing' charging bays

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Forth Road Bridge fault could not have been foreseen, Holyrood committee told

Forth Road Bridge fault could not have been foreseen, Holyrood committee told

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The Forth Road Bridge will partially re-open to lorries from tonight

Forth Road Bridge will re-open to "limited number" of HGVS from tonight

A survey of 2,600 motorists aged 55 to 101 found that most supported tougher licensing rules that would require over-70s to re-sit their practical test every five years

Over-70s 'should re-sit driving test every five years', say drivers

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RAC: cheap fuel prices may have bottomed out

RAC: cheap fuel prices may have bottomed out

Easyjet is eager to trial its new design for a hydrogen hybrid plane

Drinking water to be recycled from batteries on new easyjet plane

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Ticket to ride: plans unveiled for 'smartphone train passes'

Ticket to ride: plans unveiled for 'smartphone train passes'

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The new Forth Queensferry Crossing, pictured December 2015. Nine of the cranes used at the site belong to Ainscough, which is embroiled in a pay dispute with Unite members

Crane operators strike hits Queensferry Crossing

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The Glasgow Subway Network, run by SPT

Strathclyde Transport quango makes £10m loss on HQ sale

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RMT general secretary Mick Cash

Union anger at report which claims to bury bad news over rail services

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Artist's impression of expanded terminal

Sturgeon unveils £20m investment in Aberdeen Airport

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The owners of the Murrayfield Bar are among those objecting to the planned cycleway from Roseburn to Haymarket

Cycleway will put us 'out of business', warn Edinburgh traders

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Six people on a Heathrow-Los Angeles flight with American Airlines began feel faint and nauseous within hours of take off, amid reports of an 'electric burning smell'

Mystery after six passengers and cabin crew fall ill on transatlantic flight

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All pregnant women to get seat on Virgin Trains

All pregnant women to get seat on Virgin Trains

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First direct flight between Scotland and South Korea to launch this summer

First direct flight between Scotland and South Korea to launch this summer

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All aboard: over 500,000 passengers use Borders Railway in first four months

All aboard: over 500,000 passengers use Borders Railway in first four months

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Aviation lawyer Frank Cannon (left) and filmmaker Tim van Beveren, pictured at the Grosvenor cinema in Glasgow

Plane crash needed before aviation industry will tackle toxic plane air, says filmmaker

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Overall satisfaction rates in the first six months under Abellio ScotRail have remained at 90 per cent

Passenger satisfaction on ScotRail services mostly unchanged since Abellio takeover

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No one was killed on the A9 for a six-month period from July to December last year, the first time since the 1970s that fatal crashes have fallen to zero

No road deaths on A9 'for first time in 40 years'

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A passenger train crossed the storm-damaged Lamington Viaduct at speed an hour after another train driver reported a dip in the track

Safety probe after train allowed to cross damaged Lamington bridge "at high-speed"

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Giant boulder which closed A83 at Rest and Be Thankful from January 5-7

Additional £6.6m to boost landslide defences at Rest and Be Thankful

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Police and councils launch crackdown on blue badge abusers

Police and councils launch crackdown on blue badge abusers

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Locals and tourist in New York City battle the weather during a massive winter storm which expected to dump up to 3ft (90cm) of snow across the east coast. (PA)

UK cancels dozens of flights after blizzard strikes America's east coast

Scottish Labour says new homes plan could support 49,000 jobs

Scottish Labour says new homes plan could support 49,000 jobs

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General Secretary of the RMT Mick Cash. (Rick Findler/PA)

Rail union boss Mick Cash attacks 'scandalous' foreign train contract

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Oil prices have fallen steeply over the past year

Campaigners claim fuel savings are not being passed on to motorists amid fears of duty rise

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MSPS told: only hi-tech monitoring could have detected Forth Road Bridge fault

MSPS told: only hi-tech monitoring could have detected Forth Road Bridge fault

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Raith Interchange in Lanarkshire

Giant pothole signals 'major delays' for motorists on M74

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Damage to the Lamington Viaduct is "worse than expected"

West Coast Main Line to remain closed north of Carlisle 'until March'

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Mike Stewart, the newly-appointed business development director at Prestwick Airport, said securing a direct flight to London was among his priorities for the hub but US pre-clearance was also consideration

New Prestwick boss: US pre-clearance and direct flights to London would help revive airport

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Revealed: Scotland's worst drink-driving towns

Revealed: Scotland's worst drink-driving towns

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Falling oil prices 'may make fuel costs cheaper than bottled water'

Falling oil prices 'may make fuel costs cheaper than bottled water'

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Islanders hit out at increase in Mull ferry cancellations

Islanders left high and dry as lifeline Mull ferry service reaches crisis point

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Major bus operators want to make every bus in Britain compatible with contactless payment technology by 2022

Operators: every bus in Britain to have contactless payment technology by 2022

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Rail commuters face five months of travel chaos as Glasgow Queen Street station to partially close for £60m refurbishment

Rail commuters face travel chaos as Glasgow Queen Street station to partially close for five months

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Local community resilience groups in towns and villages along the A9 are making a unique contribution by offering extra help to drivers caught out by severe weather, via a new community resilience pl

Communities offer A9 drivers shelter in a storm

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ScotRail industrial action threatened in row over job cuts

ScotRail industrial action threatened in row over job cuts

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Meet the school kids who have built their own Forth Road Bridge

Meet the school kids who have built their own Forth Road Bridge

Edinburgh Airport hails busiest ever year after welcoming 11 million passengers

Edinburgh Airport hails busiest ever year after welcoming 11 million passengers

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Pass rates among learner drivers in Scotland vary by hugely depending on the location of the test centre

Unable to pass your driving test? Try sitting it on Barra

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Virgin's West Coast Main Line continues to suffer from disruption caused by the recent flooding

Rail survey shows it's quicker and cheaper to drive from Scotland to England

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Traffic crosses the Forth Road Bridge as it re-opens to all traffic except HGV's on December 23, 2015

Hauliers warn Forth Road Bridge must re-open to lorries February amid spiralling costs

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Full steam ahead: Flying Scotsman back on track after £4.2m refit

Full steam ahead: Flying Scotsman back on track after £4.2m refit

New car sales reached an all-time high in the UK last year - but Scotland missed out

Oil industry slump blamed as Scotland narrowly misses second record-breaking year for car sales

Landslide disrupts Carlisle-Newcastle rail services

Landslide disrupts Carlisle-Newcastle rail services

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Ferry concerns in the south of Skye

South Skye residents refuse to accept smaller ferry proposed by CalMac

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Replacement bus services will transport passengers between Glasgow and Carlisle until February after storm damage to a bridge near Lockerbie forced Network Rail to close part of the West Coast Main Line

Storm Frank damage closes West Coast Main Line between Glasgow and Carlisle until February

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View from high over the new Forth Replacement Crossing

Pictures depict progress on the new Forth bridge

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EU rule change bans public from finding out details of dangerous good incidents on planes

EU rule change bans public from finding out details of dangerous goods incidents on planes

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customers using Oyster cards at the ticket barrier at an underground station in London as a technical glitch has meant that passengers travelled for free in London today. (Photo: PA)

Oyster card glitch fixed after five hours of free travel in London

Commuters face travel disruption after trains between Glasgow and Carlisle cancelled

Commuters face travel disruption after trains between Glasgow and Carlisle cancelled

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Derek Mackay

Islanders receive increased air fares discount

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Ticket to ride: Flying Scotsman set to make 2016 return after 10 year refit

Ticket to ride: Flying Scotsman set to make 2016 return after 10 year refit

A car is caught in deep flood water in York. Parts of Scotland could be badly affected with potential for flooding

Scots warned to be aware of flood threat with up to nine inches of rain forecast

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Number of motorists dodging charge doubles since end of the tax disc

Number of motorists dodging charge doubles since end of the tax disc

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Prestwick Airport

Prestwick airport's new finance director steps down weeks into role

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Traffic 'running well' after Forth Road Bridge reopens ahead of schedule

Traffic 'running well' after Forth Road Bridge reopens ahead of schedule

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Driver in 'remarkable escape' after 4x4 crash lands on top of 7ft metal spike

Driver in 'remarkable escape' after 4x4 crash lands on top of 7ft metal spike

Caledonian Sleeper service strike enters second day

Caledonian Sleeper service strike enters second day

Caledonian Sleeper service strike goes ahead

Striking workers on Caledonian Sleeper service stage picket lines

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Forth Road Bridge to reopen tomorrow

Forth Road Bridge to reopen tomorrow

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