Lothian County, Scotland Newswire

Lothian County, Scotland Newswire

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  1. Scientists setting up a rare poultry 'genetic ark'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Independent.ie

    Genetically modified hens that can lay eggs from different poultry breeds are helping scientists set up a "frozen aviary" to conserve rare and exotic birds. Handout photo issued by the Norrie Russell Roslin Institute of a group of genetically modified hens that can lay eggs from different poultry breeds and are helping scientists set up a 'frozen aviary' to conserve rare and exotic birds.

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  2. Midlothian Matters - Clothing the county's childrenRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Midlothian Today

    The Button Box is a new community project which was launched in December 2016 by Diane Janczyk and Clair McLaren. The Button Box collects children's clothing donations, for ages 0 to 16 years, from across Midlothian and puts them back into the local community.

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  3. Music review: Tim Kliphuis Sextet at Queen's Hall, EdinburghRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

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  4. Scottish Government could lose out on billions of pounds once fiscal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Sunday Herald

    THE Scottish Government could lose billions of pounds in revenue once the current fiscal formula with the Treasury is renegotiated after 2021, a leading economic think-tank has suggested. When last year the so-called fiscal framework was agreed between Whitehall and Edinburgh - to take into account how Holyrood was getting more tax-raising powers and the consequent annual block grant adjustment[BGA] - the SNP 's preferred formula, the per capita indexed deduction, was, after a deal of wrangling, adopted.

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  5. 20 years after Dolly: What came next after the first cloned sheepRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    By George Seidel, Professor of Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University. Well hello, Dolly.

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  6. Linlithgow Reds return from France with trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Linlithgow Reds returned from France with the West Lothian Trophy thanks to a fine 19-15 win over AS Minorange. The game marked the 30th anniversary of the first clash between the two clubs with the French outfit being based in Linlithgow's twin town of Guyancourt.

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  7. There's action from Market Rasen on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    FFOS LAS : 2.20 Aintree My Dream, 2.50 Allthegear No Idea, 3.20 Midnight Silver, 3.50 Abbeygrey, 4.20 One Term, 4.50 Ochos Rios. MARKET RASEN : 2.00 Queen Odessa, 2.30 LADY MARKBY , 3.00 Castafiore, 3.30 Chidswell, 4.00 Fields Of Glory, 4.30 The Mythologist.

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  8. Supporting the work of Women's AidRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Midlothian Today

    Midlothian South MSP Christine Grahame has met with East and Midlothian Women's Aid to highlight the work undertaken by them locally. Visiting their Penicuik branch, Ms Grahame met staff and service users who explained the work and challenges of the service.

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  9. Former West Lothian food operator banned from food businessRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Previous owner of Hong Restaurant in Pumpherston, Mr Pui Lung Wan received the prohibition at Livingston Sheriff Court on February 9, following a report by The case followed a visit to the premises on August 24, 2015, by officers to carry out a routine food safety inspection. The condition of the premises and food safety practices were a concern and officers had to take action to stop food being prepared.

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  10. Referendum call is just weeks away claims influential business groupRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    A LEADING pro-independence group has launched an urgent fundraising appeal to its members claiming "we are only weeks away" from a second referendum being called. Business for Scotland believes it will take place in autumn 2018 and a video message by Nicola Sturgeon backing a crowdfunding appeal will fuel speculation this is a credible date and the referendum countdown is on the point of being triggered.

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  11. Second Scottish independence referendum 'to be calle...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Business for Scotland, which focused on the economic case for independence, said it is getting "back in full campaign mode" for a vote in May or September 2018. Group founder Gordon MacIntyre-Kemp emailed members to say "we are only weeks away" from a second referendum being called, according to the Sunday Herald.

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  12. Researchers develop surrogate hens to save rare breedsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Nerve News

    London, Feb 19 - Researchers have developed hens that do not produce their own chicks and can be used as surrogates to lay eggs from rare breeds. Using gene-editing techniques, this could help to boost breeding of endangered birds, as well as improving production of commercial hens, researchers wrote in the study published in the journal Development.

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  13. West Lothian MP wins battle for new independent aviation bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    A West Lothian MP has won a battle to have an independent aviation body set up in the wake of the new flight path trials at Edinburgh Airport. Hannah Bardell, SNP MP for Livingston, has called for an Independent Aviation Noise Authority t o be introduced, saying that the consultation over the new flight paths at Edinburgh Airport highlighted the failures of the current system.

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  14. The amazing inventions solving life's minor inconveniencesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    From a sticker that tells you which avocado to buy to a booth that allows you to test the warmth of your coat before you buy it, FEMAIL looks at some of the best inventions that you never knew you needed. Innovation: To save shoppers from squishing all the avocados in search of a perfectly ripe one, a New Zealand brand created a sticker showing everyone which one they should pick To stop picky shoppers from squishing every avocado in the hopes of finding a good one, a New Zealand avocado brand introduced a smart sticker.

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  15. Star spotting for local musiciansRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Midlothian Today

    A musician from Gorebridge has told the Advertiser of his delight at appearing in the blockbuster Trainspotting 2 movie with his bandmates. Ged Hanley , originally from Roslin, was joined by Caledonia colleagues Alec Jackson from Bonnyrigg and Neil Thomson from Edinburgh in the comical masonic club scene in T2, playing Rangers' fans' favourite Penny Arcade by Roy Orbison.

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  16. Travel Trouble: WOW air, where's my $92 refund?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    A few months ago, my WOW air flight from Edinburgh, Scotland, to Keflavik, Iceland, was delayed. That caused me and my travel companion to miss our connecting flight to Baltimore.

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  17. SNP accuses Theresa May of cover-up over Scotland and BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    THE SNP has accused the UK government of attempting to hide documents setting out the views of Theresa May and Brexit secretary David Davis on Nicola Sturgeon 's plan to keep Scotland in the single market. The UK government's Brexit department has refused to release correspondence between Davis and May on the 'Scotland's Place in Europe' proposals from Sturgeon .

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  18. Australia back Lealiifano's leukaemia in remissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Wallabies back Christian Lealiifano has been told his leukaemia is in remission after he received a bone marrow transplant last year. File Picture - Australia's Christian Lealiifano takes a penalty against Scotland during their international test match at Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh, Scotland, November 23, 2013.

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  19. Could surrogate chickens save other birds from extinction?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    The chicken or the egg: If a research team achieves their goal, this eternal question may be answered for some poultry breeds. A man holds a chick as billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft's co-founder Bill Gates announces that he is donating 100,000 chicks with the goal of ending extreme poverty, on the 68th floor of the 4 World Trade Center tower in Manhattan, June 8, 2016.

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  20. Seeking reimbursement for shuttle and extra parkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Philly.com

    Q: A few months ago, my WOW Air flight from Edinburgh, Scotland, to Keflavik, Iceland, was delayed. That caused my travel companion and me to miss our connecting flight to Baltimore.

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