Highland County, Scotland Newswire (Page 5)

Highland County, Scotland Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Highland Council Election Nairn and Cawdor ward - one reckless...Read the original story

    Monday May 1 | A Gurn from Nurn

    After several conversations with local political aficionados and others not quite so entwined in the local authority's democratic process, we are deeply of the opinion that the Scottish Socialist Party candidate will get more first preference votes than the Scottish Labour Party candidate. We'll know some time on Friday of course.

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  2. John Finnie to Lead Ship to Ship Debate Tomorrow in Scottish ParliamentRead the original story

    Monday May 1 | A Gurn from Nurn

    Green MSP for the Highlands and Islands, John Finnie, will lead a debate on ship to ship oil transfers in the Scottish Parliament tomorrow. Mr Finnie, who joined campaigners from the Cromarty Rising campaign group at the parliament's Public Petitions Committee recently, has been campaigning against the proposals to allow ship to ship oil transfers to take place in the Moray Firth since last year.

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  3. Youngster bounces back after being born with organs on outside of his bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 1 | Sunday Herald

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  4. Musician set for mammoth walk for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 1 | The Daily Record

    Gary Shanks will attempt to walk from The Forth Bridge to the very top of Scotland at John O' Groats on May 10 to help three good causes. His journey will take him through Inverkeithing, Cowdenbeath, Glenfarg, Perth, Pitlochry, Newtonmore, Aviemore and Inverness, to name a few in a challenge that is the equivalent of walking the West Highland Way three times.

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  5. UK Weather: Summer is on the way as temperatures reach 28CRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | Daily Mail

    Summer is finally on the way as four weeks of sunshine bring temperatures of 28C Britain is in for four weeks of glorious sunshine - but first the country must endure a traditionally wet Bank Holiday. The good news is from Tuesday - typically as most people return to work - forecasters predict a month-long stint of sun, with dry skies and highs of up to 28C.

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  6. Union leader calls for bus nationalisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | Sunday Herald

    A transport union leader called for the nationalisation of bus services across Scotland in order to protect services and keep fares down. Transport Salaried Staffs' Association union leader Manuel Cortes said there was a "crisis" in bus service provision in Scotland.

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  7. Ross County's Martin Woods aims for Premiership seventh while...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | Sunday Herald

    Ross County's Martin Woods aims for Premiership seventh while predicting that others will be targeting team-mate Liam Boyce Martin Woods takes the tumble that earned Ross County the first of two penalties on their way to a 4-0 win As local rivals Inverness Caledonian Thistle bemoaned their own lack of fight Ross County could have basked in the new found glory of having achieved something approaching supremacy in derby encounters. Instead there was a shared sense that there has been an under-performance in the Highlands this season.

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  8. Inverness legend Charlie Christie launches astonishing attack on club after derby defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | The Daily Record

    Former Inverness manager Charlie Christie has launched a scathing attack on the club in the wake of their mauling at the hands of Ross County . Richie Foran's side are fighting for their Premiership survival.

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  9. Ross County 4 Inverness Caledonian Thistle 0: Esson error sets tone for Inverness collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Sunday Herald

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  10. Rangers fans find Pedro Caixinha a new striker and you'll never guess where he plies his tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | The Daily Record

    Pedro Caixinha has a bit of a rebuilding job ahead of him in the summer and Rangers fans believe they may be able to give him a helping hand. The Ibrox club announced earlier this evening, that fans' favourite Kenny Miller, had done enough to impress the Portuguese and earn a new one-year deal but it was another frontman that had the Light Blue faithful crowing tonight.

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  11. Ahead of the Game: Celtic gear up for trip to face Rangers and relegation scraps heat upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Sunday Herald

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  12. Filming locations: Famous places from movies and TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | USA Today

    Filming locations: Famous places from movies and TV A new guidebook from Lonely Planet spotlights noteworthy filming locations around the world. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2qe55Hl "Pan's Labyrinth" , Belchite, Zaragoza, Spain: Guillermo del Toro's dark fairytale, about a girl who enters a fantasy world to escape the reality of life as the new stepdaughter of a fascist army officer after the Spanish Civil War, is full of strange sights and special effects.

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  13. Chronicling Corwallis' claim to fameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | The Chronicle Herald

    The statue of Cornwallis, founder of the city of Halifax, stands in the city's downtown area in a park bearing his name undreds of people gathered in Pictou County recently to mark the 271st anniversary of Scotland's Battle of Culloden, but largely absent from the commemorations was the only Nova Scotian on the battlefield - Edward Cornwallis. The 33-year-old British lieutenant-colonel was eager to prove his mettle in the crucial battle and crush the Highland uprising of Bonnie Prince Charlie.

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  14. Derek Rae looks at the bright side of life as he tackles London marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Sunday Herald

    Derek Ray says: 'I don't look back at what I had. I look at what I can still get' Photograph: Getty Derek Rae ambled from the peace and tranquillity of what passes for a palace in the mountains of Kenya and right into the dust and din of a weekday evening crowd.

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  15. Buckie are the championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Northern Scot

    The Jags won the title in great style with a 9-0 thrashing of Strathspey Thistle in front of a big crowd inside Victoria Park. Captain Kevin Fraser and assistant boss Lewis Mackinnon went up to lift the trophy in the main stand before a jubilant home support.

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  16. Don Robertson can't put a foot wrong at Hampden, says Brendan RodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Evening Times

    Brendan Rodgers has told referee Don Robertson that he needs to bring his 'A' game to Hampden for Sunday's William Hill Scottish Cup semi-final if he wants to preserve a top flight career. The whistler will take his place behind the goal for the game despite being caught in the eye of a storm this week when he was conned into giving Ross County a last minute penalty in Dingwall after a blatant act of simulation from Alex Schalk.

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  17. NY state archaeology group meeting in artifact-rich villageRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Navajo Times

    The New York State Archaeological Association is holding its 101st annual conference this weekend at the Fort William Henry Hotel and Conference Center in the village of Lake George. The gathering is being held next door to the recreated French and Indian War fort that was constructed in the 1950s as a tourist attraction.

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  18. Woman on the run: Susan Partridge puts aside marginal gains and puts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Sunday Herald

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  19. Two cars and lorry in crash on A9 south of AviemoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | BBC News

    Two cars and a lorry have been involved in the collision in an area of road works on the A9 south of Aviemore. Road works are being carried out along a five mile (8km) stretch of the A9 between Kincraig and Dalraddy to upgrade the road to dual carriageway.

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  20. Video: Britain has just seen its most EPIC takeaway delivery - in ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Evening Times

    That's exactly what happened to Britain's most remote community after a major pizza company stepped in to give Scottish villagers a taste of the base. Residents who live in the very quiet Scottish village of Inverie on the Knoydart Peninsula, had NEVER had a takeaway delivery until this week.

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