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4 hrs ago | The Daily Record

G44 area gets stamp of approval

The Royal Mail commissioned a study of the most desirable postcodes to live in England, Scotland and Wales to mark the 40th anniversary of the allocation of postcodes to every address in Britain.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

BBC News

Bees take up residence at council HQ

The insects are being housed in two insulated hives designed to keep them warm during the winter on the flat roof of the City Chambers.

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Related Topix: Science, Apiculture, Entomology, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Agriculture

Ocean Navigator

September 2014 Issue 220: Diary of a rum-runner

If you had a boat, a bit of larceny in your heart, then the period of Prohibition in the United States must have seemed a dream come true.

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Milngavie Today

Concerns about road safety at new Waitrose

A concerned couple have written to the head of Waitrose because they are worried about road safety at the entrance to a new branch.

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Gazette Series

Yes vote 'won't benefit people'

The beneficiaries of Scottish independence will not be ordinary people but the shareholders of the country's most profitable private companies, Gordon Brown has said.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Europe, World News, Gordon Brown, Alistair Darling, Tayside County, Scotland, Lancashire County, England, Merseyside County, England, Cheshire County, England, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland

Newsday

Notice after gas leak off Shetland

A gas leak on a North Sea platform has led to Shell being served with a prohibition notice by the Health and Safety Executive .

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Sunday Herald

Brown, Darling joined by Archie Macpherson in condemnation of indy plans

The beneficiaries of Scottish independence will not be ordinary people but the shareholders of the country's most profitable private companies, Gordon Brown has said.

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Star-Telegram.com

Scottish businesses: no case for independence

A group of 130 business leaders in Scotland have signed an open letter arguing that the case for independence from Britain has not been made.

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The Daily Record

Toast to expansion as East Kilbride whisky firm thrives

Neil Berry West of Scotland business development manager at Clydesdale Bank and Gerry McSherry, group managing director at JG Distillers The whisky blenders, bottlers and exporters, who operate from Peel Park, are investing in new stock after obtaining significant funding from Clydesdale Bank's West of Scotland Business and Private Banking Centre ... (more)

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Related Topix: Drink, Whiskey, Liquor, World News, United Kingdom, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Sunday Herald

Twitter blocks police inquiry into racist abuse of councillor

A politician who has been subjected to racial abuse online has been told police have halted the investigation because social media giant Twitter would not co-operate.

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Sunday Herald

Working families losing out on all-day care at nurseries

ONLY a third of council-run nurseries in Scotland's largest local authority are offering wrap-around care for working families, according to campaigners.

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Benalla Ensign

Prize honours fine man

People's Choice Award at this year's Art Beyond the Divide show named in memory of a supportive brother.

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MTV

Rustie Goes Back To The Future With Green Language

Can lightning strike twice? Or for that matter, 13 times - on one record? When it comes to his sophomore album, Green Language, Russell "Rustie" Whyte definitely thinks so.

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Newsday

Crash death mother wins damages

A woman who came across a fatal crash in which her son died has been awarded A 231,000 in damages after a judge ruled she was a secondary victim.

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BBC News

Man charged after shooting incident

A 22-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder following an incident in Dalkeith, thought to involve a gunman shooting at a house.

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BBC News

Father and son killed in crash

Police have said a man and boy killed in a road crash in Fife on Sunday were a father and son.

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BBC News

Mountain rescue effort in Torridon

A search and rescue helicopter from RAF Lossiemouth was picking up members of Torridon Mountain Rescue Team before heading to the scene.

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Newsday

Appeal after cat shot with airgun

The cat, called Chubby, returned to its home at Upper Steeland Farm, Dunfermline, on Thursday, with a pellet lodged between its shoulder blades.

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Newsday

Crisp firm launches whisky flavour

Snack fans abroad could soon be sampling a taste of Scotland's national drink after Scottish firm Mackie's announced the launch of its first whisky-flavoured crisps.

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BBC News

Man who died in Loch Lomond named

Police have released the name of a 67-year-old man who died while fishing near Rowardennan at Loch Lomond.

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