Fort William, Scotland Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Singletrack in Scotland - Chasing Trail-Episode 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2018 | Bike Magazine

    The Scottish Highlands is a mountainous region that doesn't look quite like anywhere else. Towering cliffs and massive boulders sit among open expanses of lush green grassland.

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  2. Manila's disaster backup rises in iCloud CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2018 | Korea Herald

    Monsoon rains battered down on Manila this week as a tropical storm -- the ninth this year -- howled nearby. Schools, courts and the senate were shut for two days; roads were flooded; public transport was affected.

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  3. Football and nationalisms in BengalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2018 | The Daily Star

    The 1940 League winning Mohammedan Sporting team. From left: Safi, Shah-Jahan, Noor Mohammad, Taher, Taj Mohammad, Bashir.

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  4. Manila's Disaster Backup Rises in iCloud CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2018 | Bloomberg

    Andy Mukherjee is a Bloomberg Opinion columnist covering industrial companies and financial services. He previously was a columnist for Reuters Breakingviews.

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  5. Outlander effect credited for record tourism in ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | Evening Times

    Office for National Statistics data shows a 17% rise in the number of overseas visitors to 3.2 million. In contrast across the UK as a whole, the number of European visitors increased by 1% while spending fell by 1%.

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  6. Rail passengers in Glasgow given sneak peak of luxury new Sleeper serviceRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2018 | Evening Times

    The trains are set to make their debut in October, ushering in a new era of overnight travel between Scotland and London, according to bosses. The fleet, which was partly funded by the Scottish Government , will feature en-suite double and single rooms, comfort seats and berths for passenges with reduced mobility.

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  7. Man dies after fall on Highland mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | Evening Times

    Emergency services were called to the incident on Carn Mor Dearg, near Fort William in Lochaber, at 12.35pm on Monday. Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team and the coastguard helicopter attended, but the 58-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  8. Hillwalker dies after fall on Carn Mor Dearg mountain in the HighlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | The Daily Record

    Emergency services were called to the incident on Carn Mor Dearg, near Fort William in Lochaber, at 12.35pm on Monday. Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team and the coastguard helicopter attended, but the 58-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  9. Walker dies in Highland mountain fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | BBC News

    Members of the Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team and a Coastguard rescue helicopter were sent to assist but he was pronounced dead at the scene. Police Scotland said his next of kin have been told, and a report would be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

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  10. Third place for New Zealand rider Brook Macdonald at UCI World Cup in AndorraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... on the world rankings with two rounds remaining in Canada and France. Macdonald's last podium was at Fort William, Scotland, in 2013 when he was runner-up, with his sole World Cup victory in Val d'Isere, France, six years ago. It was a strong day ...

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  11. Oldest Higland bagpipes in existence to be played at clan meetingRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    The oldest Highland bagpipes in existence, and which rang out at the Battle of Bannockburn in 1314, are to be played for just the fourth time in 200 years. The Faery Pipes of Kinlochmoidart, reputed to be more than 800 years old, are normally kept in a special case at the West Highland Museum, Fort William.

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  12. "I fancied being the first to do something"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | MetaFilter

    Fell runner Nicky Spinks is the first person to complete the double Ramsey Round , a brutal and technical 116 mile circuit of the hills and mountains above Fort William, Scotland, which includes 24 peaks , 23 of which are Munros . She competed the run in 55 hours and 56 minutes.

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  13. Rise of the a Devila s BrigadeaRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2018 | Lethbridge Herald

    The Devil's Brigade, The Black Devils, The Black Devils' Brigade and Freddie's Freighters are the nicknames given to the First Special Service Force , the first elite combat unit that was made up of Canadians and Americans. The FSSF was a product of the imagination of Geoffrey Pyke, an eccentric British military scientist, and the unit received some of the most extensive training of any military unit in Canadian and American history.

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  14. Vijay's 'Peaky Climbers' conquer Three Peaks to raise thousands for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    BRIERLEY Hill based pharmacist Vijay Lad is back recovering from his charity fundraising ordeal after completing the Three Peaks Challenge. Vijay, who lives in Kingswinford, joined 22 family members and friends from across the country to scale Snowdon, Scafell Pike and Ben Nevis.

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  15. Body recovered by mountain rescue team on Glen NevisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2018 | Evening Times

    Officers were called to a report of a deceased person on the glen in Lochaber, Fort William, at around 2pm on Saturday. It is understood that the body was not found as part of an ongoing search and had been there for some time.

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  16. Our links with Japan and South Korea, by Fiona Hyslop Cabinet...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    LAST week I travelled to Japan and South Korea for a series of engagements to strengthen Scotland 's links with our international partners. Building on the work undertaken during my previous engagements in East Asia, this visit was an opportunity to explore key opportunities for collaboration between our nations in areas including trade and investment, culture, education, tourism and sport.

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  17. Seagrave leads home British one-two at UCI Downhill Mountain Bike World CupRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    Neither Tahnee Seagrave nor Rachel Atherton look likely to relent in their pursuit of UCI Downhill Mountain Bike World Cup glory after pulling off a British one-two in Val di Sole. The duo currently occupy the top two spots in the championship standings after second-placed Seagrave finished with a flourish to pip leader Atherton to victory in Italy.

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  18. Japanese deal will see 'world's first' undersea robotic arm tested in ScotlandRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    A major Japanese industrial corporation has signed an agreement that will see the world's first test of an autonomous underwater vehicle undertaken in Scotland. Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd will carry out a verification test of a prototype AUV equipped with a robot arm for subsea pipeline inspection.

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  19. Chinese military delegation visits Indian Army's Eastern Command HQRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | The Times of India

    Photo released by the Indian Army, 33 Corps on July 3, shows Chinese Army Lt Gen Liu Xiaowu , deputy... Read More KOLKATA: A 10-member Chinese military delegation visited the Indian Army's Eastern Command headquarters here today and interacted with their counterparts, a defence official said. The People's Liberation Army delegation was led by Lt Gen Liu Xiaowu , Deputy Commander of Western Theatre Command of the PLA.

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  20. Analysis: National loss needs a country-wide response by giving accessible quality healthcare and supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    The sheer toll of drug-related deaths is a staggering weight carried by families and communities and the wider Scottish nation. That is the equivalent of the entire population of a Scottish town such as Fort William or Stranraer or Methil or Haddington.

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