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Highland County, Scotland Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Police warn hammer killer could be heading for Inverness after fleeing on prison day tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Daily Record

    Members of the public have been warned not to approach the 50-year-old, who was reported missing by officers at Castle Huntly open prison last night. It is understood the killer, who was ordered to serve at least 20 years at his trial, had been moved to the open prison to prepare for release next year.

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  2. Maple Ridge gymnastics club represents in New WestminsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    The meet was a "pre-competition season meet, intended to provide athletes, coaches, and judges the chance to get into the swing of competition season," explained Wayland coach Monika Gulyas. It's a "great experience for our athletes, as they love getting the chance to try out their new trampoline routines and double-mini passes before the official competition season begins."

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  3. TV companies must be careful not to alienate fans - McInnesRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Derek McInnes believes it's time Aberdeen's travelling support, and all the other fans who follow their teams across the country, got a better deal as they are the ones paying too high a price for televised football. The Pittodrie club's followers have recently turned up in significant numbers for a Friday- night game away to Ross County and a Sunday lunchtime one at Hamilton.

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  4. Missing: 6 people who disappeared without traceRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | Portsmouth Today

    Their names and photographs are featured on a charity website dedicated to trying to trace the thousands of people who go missing in Britain each year. They include Waterlooville schoolgirl Krystal Browne, last seen on November 29, and Gosport pensioner James Stone, who was 67 when he disappeared in 1988.

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  5. Waverley Station to get new level as passenger numbers soarRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    A major redevelopment of Waverley Station has been announced with a new mezzanine level to free space for more platforms was proposed today by owner Network Rail. It said the move could be needed to cope with passenger numbers more than doubling over the next 30 years.

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  6. Brian Gorman unveils collection of poetry about love, lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | PRWeb

    Having written poetry for many years, author Brian Gorman started gathering his poems into one soulful collection only after the end of a relationship , followed by his admission to a psychiatric hospital due to a 'breakdown.' From that beginning the book grew and grew until it led to the publication of " BROKEN Words " in 2014.

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  7. Bar/fly: Moniack Castle, InvernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    "If you suddenly start growing a thatch of thick hair you know who to thank," said Johnny, pouring me a glass of 2011 Moniack Castle medium-dry white silver birch wine. "It's meant to be a cure for baldness.

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  8. Councillors urged to reject wind farm near Fort AugustusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    COUNCILLORS are being urged to reject plans for a wind farm with turbines almost as high as the Forth Road Bridge towers, less than four miles south of Fort Augustus. The developers of the Culachy Wind Farm have already reduced the number of turbines from 25 to 13, but plan to make them taller.

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  9. Popular swan back on the River Nairn - image by Murray MacRaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | A Gurn from Nurn

    The resident cob is back on the River Nairn with his family. The popular swan had been nursed back to health over the last four weeks by SSPCA experts after he recently became ill and had to be removed to their special care centre in the Central Belt.

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  10. Flood warnings issued as Highland trains haltedRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    FLOODING in Kingussie halted trains between Perth and Inverness today as 24 flood warnings were issued by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency . Kingussie is among three areas in Speyside to be covered by the Sepa warnings, which advise that flooding is expected and immediate action is required.

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  11. Arts News: Mezzo Anne Larsson; Cam Penner; Judith Williams and Nigel...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Sunday Herald

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  12. 2.6 miles of the A96 through Nairn - 'Annual Average Daily Flow' of traffic 2000-2014Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2015 | A Gurn from Nurn

    One of our regular readers points us in the direction of a Department of Transport site map that gives the Traffic Count points on a map of the Higland Region. That map is available here.

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  13. For the whiskey amateur: The Whisky Advent CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Remember those Advent calendars many of us made as kids? A cardboard calendar with little doors or windows for each of the days leading up to Christmas? Behind each window was a little treat. Scroll through Pinterest, and you'll see plenty of do-it-yourself options for Advent calendars, with envelopes tied to a branch and tiny drawers hiding sweets or toys.

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  14. Photograph puts Beachy Head on the mapRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Eastbourne Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A photograph taken by a former Eastbourne resident will feature on the cover of the newly-branded Ordnance Survey Landranger Map for the Eastbourne and Hastings area.

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  15. St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright wants festive spirit for his side to close in on thirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | The Daily Record

    All to play for as club record of seven successive away wins within reach if Saints beat Ross County in Dingwall After two rewarding months which have steered St Johnstone into a League Cup semi-final with Hibs and tucked them into fourth place in the league table, the McDiarmid manager admits their ambitions will be put to the test over the next few weeks. Saints head to the Highlands and a game with top six rivals Ross County this weekend, with a club record seven successive away wins theirs for the taking.

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  16. Crossbasket Castle saved from ruin to enjoy new life as a luxury wedding venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Evening Times

    A FOURTEENTH century castle rescued from ruin by a Glasgow couple has been transformed into a luxury hotel and wedding venue. Steve Reid-Timoney and his wife Alison have invested A 9 million restoring Crossbasket Castle in Blantyre to its former glory.

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  17. Castle returned to former glory after A 9m faceliftRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    It is a 15th century castle which was once owned by Charles MacIntosh - the inventor of waterproof fabrics used in the manufacture of the iconic raincoat - but has been left to fall into ruin in recent times. Now Crossbasket Castle at High Blantyre, South Lanarkshire, which was officially listed as being a building "at risk" five years ago, has been returned to its former glory after a multi-million pound investment and is set to open as a luxury hotel, restaurant and event venue.

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  18. New National Trust appeal to protect Scotland's heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Peter Pan flies in to Falkland Palace, Fife to share heritage stories with Joe Sutherland from Falkland. THE head of the country's largest conservation charity has made a new plea to 40,000 members to help preserve Scotland's heritage in a new fund-raising appeal.

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  19. Loch Ness Monster Google Doodle celebrates St. Andrew's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Mashable

    So Monday is St. Andrew's Day and Google has marked the occasion in the only way you'd expect: with a cute doodle. The doodle in question features a lake designed to look like the Scottish flag, and a shadowy Nessie that emerges from the water to wink before disappearing again.

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  20. Sports Hotline: It's time to bring Neil Lennon home to ParadiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | The Daily Record

    JOHN COLLINS stirred a hornet's nest by stating that Celtic's failure in Europe was all down to the demise of Rangers. Alan Murphy, Hawick, said: "Collins, in his haste to justify his team's dismal record in Europe, cites Rangers as an example of what would happen to them if they spent big and continued to fail.

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