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Edinburgh, Scotland Newswire

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  1. No second independence referendum, insists Gove, who says it's time toRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    MICHAEL Gove has brushed aside the notion of a second Scottish independence referendum as he launched his bid to be the next prime minister, saying he wanted to create a "new Union" between Scotland and England. The Justice Secretary drew on his Scottish background and insisted he would be a prime minister who "understands and believes in Scotland".

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  2. Brexit vote and your money: Keep calm and carry onRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    A store in Edinburgh, Scotland, displays a newspaper on June 25, 2016, with the news of the United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union. Many in the U.S. wonder what Brexit means for their investments and the economy.

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  3. VIDEO: Somme effort by Battlefield Piper cycling to France for 100th anniversaryRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Falkirk Herald

    Evan Finnegan before being piped off by Jamie Bell of the Scots Gurads Pipes & Drums at Edinburgh Castle on Monday Your regiment is your family when you are in a warzone and everyone who has adorned the uniform is part of that unit whether you know them or not. Former soldier Evan Finnegan from Brightons is in the process of remembering his fallen comrades from the King's Own Scottish Borderers with a gruelling cycle to France for the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme.

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  4. Nation falls silent on centenary of Battle of the SommeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

    The nation has fallen silent to honour thousands of soldiers killed in the Battle of the Somme 100 years after the bloodiest day in British military history. Ceremonies across the United Kingdom honoured the hundreds of thousands of victims of the brutal offensive which started in northern France on July 1 1916.

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  5. Battle of the Somme: Britain falls silent to honour victims 100 years ...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Britain has fallen silent this morning to honour thousands of the nations soldiers killed in the Battle of the Somme 100 years ago. July 1 1916 was the the bloodiest day in British military history as tens of thousands of British, Commonwealth and French forces went "over the top".

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  6. Queen leads Somme commemorations at Westminster Abbey on eve of battle's 100th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    THE Queen attended a service at Westminster Abbey last night as the nation began commemorating the Battle of the Somme at events in the UK and France. The monarch, the Duke of Edinburgh and Prime Minister David Cameron joined the congregation for an evening commemoration - on the eve of the 100th anniversary of the start of the battle.

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  7. Ex-Nasdaq traders bid to launch new stock exchange in Scotland by 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Scotland could have its own stock exchange again by 2017, more than 40 years after the Glasgow stock exchange ceased trading PLANS have been unveiled to launch a new independent stock exchange in Scotland, more than 40 years after the country's last trading floor closed down. The venture is understood to be the brainchild of a team of former Nasdaq traders, a US stock exchange and the second largest in the world.

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  8. Nicola Sturgeon upbeat after her Brussels charm offensive but France and Spain pour cold water on itRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    NICOLA Sturgeon has expressed hope and optimism about her bid to protect Scotland's place in the European Union after receiving a "sympathetic response" from some EU leaders during her diplomatic charm offensive in Brussels. After meeting Martin Schulz, president of the European Parliament, and the leaders of several political groups, the First Minister had talks with Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, who made clear that, following the referendum result, in which 62 per cent of Scots voted for Remain, Scotland had "won a right to be heard" in the EU's corridors of power.

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  9. Queen attends Westminster Abbey's Battle of the Somme centenary...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Her Majesty will lay a wreath at the Grave of the Unknown Warrior before an all night vigil will be held around the tomb - the first in 50 years The haunting sound of The Last Post was played from the eaves of Westminster Abbey this evening as the nation began marking the centenary of the Battle of the Somme . The Queen attended the moving service and laid a wreath at the Grave of the Unknown Warrior in the Abbey before an all night vigil will be held around the tomb - the first in 50 years.

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  10. Nicola Sturgeon to hold Brexit impact talks with diplomats and business leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    The First Minister will host a summit for consuls-general of EU member states at her official residence, Bute House in Edinburgh, on Tuesday. She will also meet on the same day with the so-called "big six" business organisations - the Confederation of British Industry , the Institute of Directors , Federation of Small Businesses , Scottish Council for Development and Industry , Scottish Financial Enterprise and Scottish Chambers of Commerce .

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  11. Shaira Roberston goes for boxing gold in British ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    Shaira Robertson is considered one of the top young boxers in Britain and has the chance to show what she can do in the ring when she travels to Doncaster to compete for the national title. The Springhill Amateur Boxing Club starlet will be fighting in the 54kg 2002 category and insists she's confident she can return home with the title.

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  12. Lasting bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    Soldiers from Newfoundland made quite an impression when they took up garrison at Edinburgh Castle in 1915 but just over a year later they were virtually wiped out on the first day of the Battle of the Somme. Despite the tragedy the regiment has a lasting link to Scotland.

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  13. Sturgeon upbeat after her Brussels charm offensive but France and Spain pour cold water on itRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    NICOLA Sturgeon has expressed hope and optimism about her bid to protect Scotland's place in the European Union after receiving a "sympathetic response" from some EU leaders during her diplomatic charm offensive in Brussels. After meeting Martin Schulz, president of the European Parliament, and the leaders of several political groups, the First Minister had talks with Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, who made clear that, following the referendum result, in which 62 per cent of Scots voted for Remain, Scotland had "won a right to be heard" in the EU's corridors of power.

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  14. Distillers and brewers out in force at Royal Highland ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sunday Herald

    ... array of craft blended Whisky, Ales, Gins, Vodka's and more. Innis & Gunn - a brewing company based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Brewed in Glasgow at Wellpark, established in 2003 its beer has become the most popular British bottled beer sold in Canada, ...

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  15. Class Teacher - Physics or Chemistry (or both)MidlothianRead the original story

    Wednesday | Times Educational Supplement

    Currently, Midlothian has 6 secondary schools, 30 primary schools and 2 stand alone nursery schools. Our special school, Saltersgate, provides support for children with a range of physical, social, emotional, behavioural and learning difficulties.

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  16. Clellie Lynch: Fliers on the ForthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... evening Royal Society for Bird Preservation (RSBP) birding tour of the Firth of Forth here in Edinburgh, Scotland. The taxi comes to a halt under the impressive, cantilevered Firth of Forth railroad bridge, featured in the Hitchcock film, "The 39 ...

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  17. Engineering the Systems of Today and TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PR Log

    ... are needed, there is also greater room for error. From July 18 to 21, systems engineers will gather in Edinburgh, Scotland to discuss engineering the systems of today and tomorrow and to share best practices and lessons learned as part of the ...

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  18. Battle of Somme: Relatives of Scots troops to pay tribute on 100th...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Sunday Herald

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  19. EU's Juncker to meet Scotland's first minister on Wednesday: spokesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Star

    Scotland's First Minister and Leader of the Scottish National Party , Nicola Sturgeon applauds during a debate on the EU Referendum result and the implications for Scotland at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh, Scotland on June 28, 2016. Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said she would travel to Brussels on Wednesday for talks to defend Scotland's place in the European Union after a vote by Britain as a whole to leave the bloc.

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  20. 'I'm still alive' jokes Queen Elizabeth on N. Ireland visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The China Post

    "I'm still alive," quipped the British monarch Queen Elizabeth on Monday when asked about her health, in her first round of public engagements since Britain voted to leave the European Union. The dry remark followed a dramatic few days for Britain that have seen the prime minister resign, the pound hit a 30-year-low, and England defeated by Iceland in a shock football rout.

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