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Scottish Business Briefing - June 19th 2013
WELCOME to scotsman.com's Scottish Business Briefing. Every morning we bring you a comprehensive round-up of all news affecting business in Scotland today.
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Edinburgh Film Festival: The story of 'Dummy Jim'
In 1951 a deaf factory worker from Aberdeenshire embarked on a solo cycling trip from his home to the Arctic Circle - 3000 miles away.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Dunnottar Castle body identified as Carole Corbet
POLICE have confirmed the identity of the body found dead at the coastline near to Dunnottar Castle in Aberdeenshire as missing woman Carole Corbet.
The Northern Scot
Scouting For Girls reveal Lossiemouth video
Scouting For Girls band members Greg Churchouse, Roy Stride and Peter Ellard have now released the video for their new single, which was shot entirely in Lossiemouth.
Ellon farmers' champion effort at Thainstone show
Ellon father and son, George and Melvin Stuart took the top honours at the Aberdeen & Northern Marts annual Texel lambs show and sale at the Thainstone Centre.
Torphins homes plan 'flattened' by councillors
Councillors have voted against the controversial proposed ten flat development on Torphins' Station Road by a margin of six to two.
Can you top this? Stunning lighthouse picture against a backdrop of...
The breathtaking scenes capture the diverse beauty of the four corners of the British Isles, from lighthouses in Jersey to otherworldly views on the Isle of Skye.
Taster sessions to improve job prospects
Ian Mitchell from Department of Work and Pensions, Duncan Abernethy, External Affairs Manager with delegates and staff from Banff and Buchan College.
CKD Galbrait sets itself up for further growth
CKD Galbraith, Scotland's leading rural property specialists with a sales turnover last year of 380 million, yesterday announced a major expansion of its operations through a merger with Hayes Macfarlane, an established farm and estates management business.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Bravery award for RAF corporal
Kurt Lee, 29, who is stationed at Lossiemouth in Moray, survived a grenade explosion after having crept to within touching distance of an insurgents' bunker during last September's assault.
Honour for Scots corporal who led Taliban raid
A BRAVE Scots corporal who led his troops through a hail of gunfire to overpower five Taleban insurgents in a potentially deadly raid in Afghanistan is to be honoured on Armed Forces Day.
Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [June 17, 2013]
Jesus' instructions with regard to judging others is very simply put; He says, " Don't ."
Band tunes up for Euro championships
Fingers crossed for members of Stranraer's Lochryan Pipe Band, whose members are practising in earnest in the hope that they will be crowned grade 4B champions when they compete at the European Pipe Band Championships, sponsored by Benromach Speyside Single Malt Whisky, in Forres, Moray, on Saturday, June 29. The band, which celebrated its 80th ... (more)
Sun Jun 16, 2013
BMI Unit Shunned by British Airways Plans North Sea Oil Shuttle
BMI Regional , spurned by British Airways when it bought the former British Midland unit of Deutsche Lufthansa AG , plans to target oil industry executives with services across the North Sea ignored by bigger carriers.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Banchory man's Oxford degree
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A Gurn from Nurn
Colour provided on the street this morning with the yearly RNLI stall. Once again a great selection of books, home baking, plants and other items.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
BrewDog unveil first beer-based spirit WattDickie
FIRST it gave us super-strength beers like "Sink the Bismark", "Tactical Nuclear Penguin" and "The End of History", complete with bottles wrapped in dead squirrels.
Aberdeen City Council
AECC Welcomes Shadow Deputy Prime Minister
Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre welcomed Harriet Harman, Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sports to the venue today [Friday, 14 June].
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RE: What is a disk arm?
I worked on a big S/3 Mod 15D in Aberdeen, Scotland. It had four Winchester drives and a tape unit, all of which were washing machine size.
Wind farm opposed by Donald Trump to test land
THE consortium behind the offshore wind farm being opposed by Donald Trump today announced plans to begin exploratory tests at the landfall site for the controversial development in response to community concerns about possible contaminated land in the area.