Fort William, Scotland Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Dad who damaged his spine in horror motorbike crash tells of road to recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    A motorcyclist has relived the horrifying moment he woke up pinned to a wall by his own bike after a crash in Northumberland. One minute James Fernback was riding along the B6341 with a group of friends after a long weekend in Fort William, Scotland.

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  2. UK's steelmakers hit back at Trump tariff bombshellRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    Britain's steelmakers are braced for "serious damage" from President Trump's "unilateral" decision to slap a swingeing 25 per cent tariff on steel imports into the United States, it has emerged. Industry trade body UK Steel said the new tariffs - flagged by the president on Thursday and including a 10 per cent tariff on aluminium imports as well - were short-termist and "rife with unintended consequences".

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  3. Brooklyn Today March 1: Winston Churchill's mother was born in Cobble HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    Plus, a documentary is being made on the L-train shutdown, we share the 14 best cocktail bars in NYC, and the children of Ferguson rise up. Finally, Russia is reinstated into the International Olympic Committee, Stoneman Douglas students return to school, and a baby chimp co-pilots a plane in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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  4. It's a special day for BettyRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | Deeside Today

    She was born in Fife, stayed in the West Highlands, moved to the south of England before finally settling in Deeside. Betty was born in the Fife mining town of Lochgelly and left school at 14 and worked in a shop until she was old enough for nurse training.

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  5. Scotland's hospital mortality rate drops by more than 10 per centRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    The mortality rate at Scotland 's hospitals has fallen by more than 10 per cent since 2014, new figures show. The Scottish Government said there were 7,800 fewer deaths between January and March 2014 and July and September 2017, a drop of 10.6 per cent.

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  6. Ben will walk (nearly) 200 miles to help animalsRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    A Falkirk man who has already run a 10k race to boost his favourite cause has decided to do something different - and walk the West Highland Way, both ways. Ben Ward , who works for a local bathrooms firm, says he is a major fan of animals charity the SSPCA, and considers they deserve all the help they can get.

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  7. A body has been found after a man fell from a Scottish mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | Watford Observer

    Separately police confirmed that a body had been found in the search for Jim Stalker, 55, who has been missing since February 11. Mr Stalker fell through a cornice - an overhanging edge of snow - on Beinn a'Chaorainn, a Munro near Glen Spean. He was found on the mountain on Saturday by members of Lochaber, Tayside and RAF Mountain Rescue Teams assisted by the Coastguard Search and Rescue Helicopter.

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  8. Man dies and body of another found in Scottish HighlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | ITV

    A man has died after falling from a mountain in the Scottish Highlands, while the body of another man who had been missing for two weeks has also been found. Police confirmed that a body had been found on Sgurr Thuilm on Saturday, a mountain in the far west of Scotland.

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  9. Man dies and another body found in Scottish mountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 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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  10. Lanarkshire was just the start for Sanjeev's ambitious plansRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | Motherwell Today

    Sanjeev Gupta has taken Scotland by storm in the past two years, hammering out a robust footprint across the steel, aluminium and hydro-power sectors. The Indian tycoon brought the Dalzell and Clydebridge steel-rolling mills back from the brink in the spring of 2016.

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  11. Hospital mortality rates in Scotland have fallen by more than 10%Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

    The Scottish Government said there were 7,800 fewer deaths between January and March 2014 and July and September 2017, a drop of 10.6%. The latest figures show there were 6,084 deaths within 30 days of hospital admission between July and September 2017 - 14% fewer than predicted, giving a hospital standardised mortality rate of 0.86.

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  12. Scotland's hospital mortality rate drops by more than 10 per centRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 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. Profit surge at salmon group but cuts on wayRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    THE Scottish business of Marine Harvest, the world's largest fish farmer, posted record operating profit of a 153.7 million in 2017, up from just a 41.1m the previous year. The 275 per cent uplift is attributable to a number of factors, most notably increased volume, higher salmon prices and improvements in biological performance, resulting in fewer fatalities.

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  14. Parking charges for Nairn - mystery of how they were strangled at...Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2018 | A Gurn from Nurn

    Parking charges for Nairn - mystery of how they were strangled at birth yet again before the 2017 Highland Council budget. Just for historical purposes we thought we'd link back to pre-budget posturing at the end of 2016 when the possibility parking charges for Nairn and other small towns and communities in the Highlands emerged yet again in a Press and Journal report.

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  15. 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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  16. '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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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