Two people die on rain-lashed roads after 70mph winds and torrential downpours flood a hotel and leave thousands of homes without power

Rain and snow is expected to affect much of Scotland, including the M74, with gales also forecast. Temperatures overnight are likely to fall well below freezing again and gales are expected on the western coast. Restrictions are also likely on bridges and ...

Drivers urged not travel amid fears of a repeat of M74 chaos after more than 200 motorists were stranded overnight

Drivers have been urged to avoid the main motorway link between Scotland and England amid fears of fresh chaos on the route after more than 200 motorists were trapped in their vehicles overnight in blizzard conditions. The worst winter weather for seven ...