2009 in Scotland

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2008-09 in Scottish football
2009-10 in Scottish football
2009 in Scottish television
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2009

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February[edit]

  • 4 February - The Scottish Parliament approves the minority SNP's administration's budget at the second time of asking. Both Labour and the Liberal Democrats vote for the budget after voting the measures down in the previous vote.[5]

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  • 30 March - Major power cut hits Glasgow and parts of the West of Scotland, causing traffic chaos in most areas.[6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Cockroft, Lucy (15 January 2009). "Earthquake shakes the Shetland Islands". The Daily Telegraph (London). Archived from the original on 3 September 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-08. 
  2. ^ "Three die in Highlands avalanche". BBC News. 24 January 2009. Retrieved 28 March 2010. 
  3. ^ "Scottish budget rejected by MSPs". BBC News. 28 January 2009. Retrieved 28 March 2010. 
  4. ^ "Q&A:Scottish budget rejection". BBC News. 29 January 2009. Retrieved 28 March 2010. 
  5. ^ "Scottish budget approved by MSPs". BBC News. 4 February 2009. Retrieved 28 March 2010. 
  6. ^ "Power cut causes roads gridlock". BBC News Scotland. 30 March 2009. Archived from the original on 2 April 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-31. 
  7. ^ Man found guilty of Moira murder BBC News, 8 April 2009
  8. ^ "Europe's Largest Onshore Wind Farm Is Switched on in Scotland". Renewable Energy World. 22 May 2009. Retrieved 2011-11-10. 
  9. ^ "Switch-On At Europe’s Largest Onshore Windfarm". Scottish Power Renewables. 22 May 2009. Retrieved 2011-11-10. 
  10. ^ "First UK swine flu patient death". BBC News. 15 June 2009. Archived from the original on 17 June 2009. Retrieved 15 June 2009. 
  11. ^ "'Radical' Holyrood powers urged". BBC News. 15 June 2009. Archived from the original on 16 June 2009. Retrieved 15 June 2009. 
  12. ^ "Work begins on aircraft carriers". BBC News. 7 July 2009. Retrieved 3 July 2014. 
  13. ^ Keys, David (11 August 2009). "Ancient royal tomb found in Scotland". London: The Independent. Retrieved 2009-08-14. 
  14. ^ "Neolithic ‘temple’ revealed at site on Orkney". The Herald (Glasgow). 14 August 2009. Retrieved 2009-08-14. 
  15. ^ "Lockerbie bomber Megrahi to be freed despite US opposition". The Scotsman (Edinburgh). 20 August 2009. Retrieved 2009-08-20. 
  16. ^ Delight as Shetland’s remarkable rocks recognised with Geopark status, Shetland Times, 15 September 2009
  17. ^ "Employees swoop to take over West Highland Free Press". allmediascotland.com. 2009-10-29. Retrieved 2014-05-19. 
  18. ^ John Swinney named Scottish politician of the year BBC News, 20 November 2009
  19. ^ Susan Boyle's debut album at number one - three months before it's released, The Daily Mirror, 4 September 2009.
  20. ^ Andy Pemberton, "Susan Boyle Sticks To Natural Look For New Album Cover," Posted 14 October 2009 on Musictoob, found at Yahoo Music. Accessed 15 October 2009.
  21. ^ 'World's strongest' beer with 32% strength launched, BBC News 26 November 2009.
  22. ^ "Scottish Education Secretary Fiona Hyslop demoted". BBC News online. 1 December 2009. Archived from the original on 4 December 2009. Retrieved 1 December 2009. 
  23. ^ "Scotland's biggest airline goes bust". BBC News. 16 December 2009. Archived from the original on 17 December 2009. Retrieved 17 December 2009. 
  24. ^ "Rising seas 'clue' in sunken world off Orkney". BBC News Scotland. 17 December 2009. Archived from the original on 17 December 2009. Retrieved 17 December 2009. 
  25. ^ "Richie Ramsay holds nerve to fend off Shiv Kapur and win maiden European Tour title". The Scotsman. 21 December 2009. Retrieved 21 December 2009. 
  26. ^ "Three climbers die in avalanches". The Press Association. 30 December 2009. Retrieved 30 December 2009. 
  27. ^ "Three climbers die in avalanches". BBC News. 30 December 2009. Archived from the original on 31 December 2009. Retrieved 30 December 2009. 
  28. ^ New body to manage Scotland's waters, The Scotsman, 10 February 2009
  29. ^ "Alfie Conn". Edinburgh: The Scotsman. 9 January 2009. Retrieved 2009-01-09. 
  30. ^ "Songwriter Martyn dies, aged 60". BBC News Scotland. 29 January 2009. Archived from the original on 31 January 2009. Retrieved 2009-01-29. 
  31. ^ "MSPs pay tribute to Bashir Ahmad". The Herald (Glasgow). Retrieved 2009-02-09. 
  32. ^ Wilson, Brian (27 September 2009). "Bill Speirs obituary". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 2009-10-08. 
  33. ^ Naughton, Philippe; Sage, Adam (7 October 2009). "Memorial service for Queen’s Chaplain". London: The Times Scotland. Retrieved 2009-10-07.