2005 in Scotland

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Events from the year 2005 in Scotland.

Incumbents[edit]

Law officers[edit]

Judiciary[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

  • 8 January – after a night of stormy weather the Irish Sea ferry European Highlander has run aground on the south-west coast, with passengers remaining on board rather than evacuating under the prevailing conditions.[1]
  • 11 January – 5 people are killed on Uist when their cars are washed from the coast road in a storm.
  • 20 JanuaryCarolyn Leckie, a member of the Scottish Parliament, is jailed for seven days for non-payment of a fine arising from a protest at Faslane nuclear base.

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

  • 5 May

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

Deaths[edit]

The Arts[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ English, Shirley (2005-01-10). "Trapped for 30 hours with no bar". The Times (68280). London. p. 4. 
  2. ^ Bowers, Simon (22 March 2005). "House of Fraser buys Scotland's oldest department store for £46m". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 2014-04-07. 
  3. ^ "Gaelic Language (Scotland) Act 2005 (s.10)". legislation.gov.uk. The National Archives. 1 June 2005. Archived from the original on 7 September 2010. Retrieved 2011-01-21. 
  4. ^ "Results: Scotland". BBC News. Retrieved 18 October 2011. 
  5. ^ "Gaelic Language (Scotland) Act 2005". OPSI. 2005. Archived from the original on 7 September 2010. Retrieved 2010-10-04. 
  6. ^ "Skerryvore Lighthouse". Gazetteer for Scotland. Retrieved 2016-03-13. 
  7. ^ "Extradited three arrive in Glasgow". Herald Scotland. 
  8. ^ "Kriss murder timeline". BBC News. Glasgow and West. 
  9. ^ "Prince in tribute to war veteran". BBC. 21 November 2005. Retrieved 2014-04-07.