Fort William, Scotland Newswire (Page 10)

Fort William, Scotland Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Skier rescued after 200m fall from mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Andover Advertiser

    Rescue teams took part in a near 12-hour operation to save a skier who had fallen 200 metres off a mountain. The alarm was raised at 11.42am on Sunday about a male casualty who had suffered a number of serious injuries after falling near the summit of Aonach Beag in the western Highlands.

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  2. 'Exceptional' 12-hour effort to rescue fallen skier on Aonach BeagRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | BBC News

    A skier suffered multiple injuries after falling 200m through a cornice in whiteout conditions on Aonach Beag in Lochaber. It involved two members of Lochaber MRT and Nevis Range ski centre's ski patrol being lowered to the man.

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  3. loch linnheRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2018 | TrekEarth

    It forms the natural centre of a very large area and the focus of the road and rail routes across the region. Most visitors to the Highlands are likely to find themselves here sooner or later.rnrnAnd that's no bad thing, for Fort William has a great deal to offer.

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  4. Make a scene at these places from your favorite filmsRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2018 | Minot Daily News

    Winter had trespassed into spring the day I visited Mirabell Gardens in Salzburg, Austria, where Julie Andrews and the Von Trapp children sang and danced their way through Turns out visiting the setting of a much-loved movie is a popular pastime, from the bar of the Park Hyatt Tokyo movies , chances are you're familiar with the stirring scene where Sylvester Stallone bounds up the steps to Philadelphia's Museum of Art. Run, walk or just amble your way up the 72 steps.

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  5. Make a scene at these film locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | The Chronicle Herald

    Winter had trespassed into spring the day I visited Mirabell Gardens in Salzburg, Austria, where Julie Andrews and the Von Trapp children sang and danced their way through Do-Re-Mi. Snowflakes stuck to my nose and eyelashes and also found their icy way down my neck.

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  6. The best luxury five star hotels in ScotlandRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    When only the very best will do, book into one of these luxurious Scottish five star hotels for a relaxing break. Each comfortable en-suite room is individually decorated and comes equipped with all the home comforts you could ever need.

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  7. Disruption to Raigmore theatres postpones almost 500 opsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | BBC News

    NHS Highland has said 486 elective procedures have had to be postponed at Inverness' Raigmore Hospital due to problems affecting operating theatres. Some patients were also able to have their planned procedures this week by agreeing to be seen in Caithness General Hospital in Wick, Lawson Memorial Hospital in Golspie or Belford Hospital in Fort William.

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  8. Work at Marine Harvest's salmon farm on the Isle of Muck. The firm employs 1,300 across Scotland.Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    Access the best journalism, comment and analysis in Scotland, wherever and whenever you need it, in any format. Faster AD-LIGHT subscriptions now available too.

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  9. Highland League fixtures wiped outRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | The Northern Scot

    The entire Highland League card on Wednesday has been wiped out by the wintry weather, including Mechanics' home game against Wick Academy. Of Forres' last 15 fixtures in all competitions, ten have fallen victim to the elements including the Mosset Park club's last five home games.

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  10. Continue reading Make a scene at these places from your favorite filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Winter had trespassed into spring the day I visited Mirabell Gardens in Salzburg, Austria, where Julie Andrews and the Von Trapp children sang and danced their way through "Do-Re-Mi." Snowflakes stuck to my nose and eyelashes and also found their icy way down my neck.

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  11. 20 of Scotland's best loved historic sites get A 40m upgradeRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    Kilchurn Castle on Loch Awe in Argyll is among the historic properties to benefit from the 40m investment pledge. PIC: Historic Environment Scotland Edinburgh Castle, Linlithgow Palace, Edinburgh Castle, Kilchurn Castle and Iona Abbey are amongst those to share the investment by Historic Environment Scotland .

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  12. League of Nations: Now remind me, what's all this nonsense again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    Access the best journalism, comment and analysis in Scotland, wherever and whenever you need it, in any format. Faster AD-LIGHT subscriptions now available too.

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  13. Bloodlines announce debut UK tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | The Northern Scot

    BLOODLINES including three Highland musicians have announced their debut UK tour to support their new EP Primal Cuts out on March 16. Bloodlines will play Inverness Tooth & Claw on March 31 as part of the tour which also takes in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, London, Brighton and Hastings. Bassist Steve Bull is from the Black Isle, singer and guitarist Jamie Coltart and guitarist Andrew MacGillivray from Fort William and drummer Jamie Allanach is from Ayrshire.

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  14. A82 'death trap' warning after spate of accidents caused by potholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | The Daily Record

    Locals believe it is only a matter of time before someone is killed due to fact urgent repairs are not being carried out. A Highland community claim the A82 has become a death trap after a series of potholes on the major road have resulted in a spate of accidents.

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  15. Martyn McLaughlin: Should the Highland Clearances be reversed?Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    Calls to repopulate settlements lost in the Highland Clearances lose sight of what the area needs most, writes Martyn McLaughlin. When the Highlands and Islands Development Board was created more than half a century ago with the express intention of solving the region's economic woes, its chairman, the late Sir Robert Grieve, made it clear he and his colleagues had one overarching ambition they could ill afford not to meet.

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  16. South Downs in top 10 most Instagrammed spots for cyclists in UKRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2018 | Hailsham Today

    The rolling hills of the National Park came in 9th out of all the locations people like to capture - with 801 cyclists uploading the beautiful views onto the photo-sharing website. Premier Inn, whose hotels are all bike-friendly, has analysed Instagram data to find the UK's 10 most Instagrammed cycling spots.

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  17. U.K. Automotive To Get A Boost To Its Supply ChainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    We have written before about the GFG Alliance and, in particular, within that Executive Chairman Sanjeev Gupta's Liberty Group that has bought distressed steel and aluminum assets in the U.K. over the last 10 years. Last month, Gupta's Liberty Group announced plans to add Europe's largest aluminum smelter in Dunkerque, France, to its portfolio.

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  18. Gauging success in rail record: Poole company involved in Channel 4's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2018 | Bournemouth Echo

    A POOLE company has played a role in a televised record attempt to create the longest model railway in the world. Model Railway Solutions, at Alder Hills, was consulted as part of Channel 4's hit series 'The Biggest Little Railway in the World'.

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  19. The Big Interview: Indian tycoon Sanjeev GuptaRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    Billionaire industrialist Sanjeev Gupta has taken Scotland somewhat by storm in the past two years, hammering out a robust presence across the steel, aluminium and hydro-power sectors. But corporate appetite remains.

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  20. Fly tippers cause 50,000 worth of damage at Highland beauty spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    The Scottish Environment Protection Agency said it will crackdown on persistent flytipping at an illegal site in Fort William and is working with the local community to catch the culprits. Sepa officers from its waste crime team led a multi-agency operation involving Police Scotland and Highland Council at Mount Alexander, Camaghael.

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