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2 hrs ago | Kirriemuir Today

Reid Hall

The future development of the Reid Hall has been up for consultation in an exercise run by Angus Council which closes tomorrow .

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2 hrs ago | Kirriemuir Today

Young band members on summer course

As you read this five young players from Forfar Instrumental Band will be in the middle of an exiting week of music making.

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3 hrs ago | Fife Now

Village RBS branches closing

Cllr Tom Adams has criticised the lack of consultation over plans to close the RBS branches in East Wemyss and Lundin Links.

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7 hrs ago | Forfar Today

Escapes custodial sentence

A Forfar man who attempted to spend counterfeit 20 notes in shops in Angus escaped a jail sentence when he appeared at Forfar Sheriff Court.

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11 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

Man, 29, charged over club 'attack'

A man has been charged in connection with an alleged attack outside a nightclub.A 47-year-old man suffered head injuries in the incident near Mambo's in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, in the early hours of Sunday.

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Related Topix: Grampian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom,

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Scotsman.com

NHS Highland accused of 'breaching human rights'

A health board is being accused of breaching the human rights of two patients who have had to travel almost 700 miles a week for months to access dialysis treatment.

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Related Topix: Dialysis, Health, Medicine, Strathclyde County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom,

Connecticut Post

Starwood Capital Group, a Greenwich-based global private investment firm, has acquired The Roxburghe, a landmark hotel in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Related Topix: Europe, Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

Derry Today

Derry man faces nightclub assault charge in Scotland

A Derry man has appeared in court in Scotland charged with assault to severe injury and danger of life after an alleged attack outside a nightclub.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Airport holds send-off for Sage Ridge students performing in Scotland

Northern Nevada's Sage Ridge School leaves Tuesday morning to participate in the prestigious 2014 Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Related Topix: Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Winnemucca, NV

Sunday Herald

A 1m green investment for distillery

A Scottish distillery is going green with the help of an investment of about 1 million to install a biomass boiler.

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

Jamaica Observer

PHOTO: Shot put gold

GLASGOW, Scotland - O'Dayne Richards throws then celebrates with the Jamaican flag after creating history by becoming the first Jamaican to win a Commonwealth Gold medal in the shot put yesterday.

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

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Golf Club Management

World's oldest golf club could permanently close down

A facility that stakes a claim to being the world's oldest golf club has become 'unplayable' due to its financial issues.

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Fiji Times

Bowls fours team out

THE national women's fours bowls team failed to qualify for the Commonwealth Games semi-finals after going down to Malaysia 23-8 in the quarter-finals in Glasgow, Scotland.

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

The Times of India

Indian-origin boy's death to be independently probed in Scotland

LONDON: An independent probe has been ordered into the case of an Indian-origin woman who battered her three-year-old son to death in Scotland, media reported.

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Related Topix: Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Fife County, Scotland,

BBC News

Driver guilty over cyclist's death

Alasdair Dudgeon was killed near the Kincardine Bridge on 6 January 2013 when James Sneddon knocked him off his bike in the early hours of the morning.

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The Republic

Commonwealth Games lifter faces sex assault charge

A weightlifter from Papua New Guinea who competed at the Commonwealth Games faces trial over an alleged sexual assault at a Glasgow supermarket.

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Related Topix: Oceania, World News, Papua New Guinea, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Europe, United Kingdom

Evening Times

Four rescued from Airdrie house fire

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service crews were called to reports of a couch on fire in a communal close at a block of flats in McPherson Crescent, Chapelhall, near Airdrie, shortly before 12:30am today.

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Patently Obvious

Intellectual Property in an Independent Scotland

On 18 September 2014 the people of Scotland will vote in a referendum to decide their future: whether to continue as part of the United Kingdom, or whether to re-establish themselves as an independent country.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Essex County, England, Greater London County, England, Lothian County, Scotland, Cambridgeshire County, England

BBC News

Games athlete on sex attack charge

A weightlifter competing at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games is due to appear in court charged with sexually assaulting a man.

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Related Topix: Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Oceania, Papua New Guinea

Newsday

Four rescued from blaze at flats

Four people have been rescued from a block of flats in North Lanarkshire after a fire broke out in the close.

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