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Bolt says will run 4x100m relay heats at Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt has said that he would run in the heats of the 4x100 metre relay at the Commonwealth Games going on at Glasgow.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Evening Times

Upgraded towpaths are a hit

Work has been completed on a 435,000 project to upgrade the 3.5km stretch between Knightswood and Kelvindale for cyclists and walkers.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Milngavie Today

Jo Swinson welcomes news that more tourists are coming to Scotland

The news that tourist visits to Scotland has increased by ten per cent has been welcomed by East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson.

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Falkirk Herald

TV's Kelly-Ann has her owna labour of love

A frantic phone call from the birthing pool wasn't to alert Kelly-Ann Woodland's husband or family to the imminent arrival of her son, but to cancel filming for the day on her other 'baby', The Lipstick Lounge.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Daily Record

TV weathergirl Storm Huntley on her unusual moniker, fashion and new...

Storm wears a pink and yellow dress, A 120, by Rebecca Torres @ House of Fraser and pink shoes, A 65, from Office She was born in the middle of a huge electrical storm and her mother was reading a book in which the protagonist had the unusual name.

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Scotsman.com

Games 2014: Silence held for the victims of MH17

THE 298 victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash were remembered at the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony with a silence led by Alex Salmond.

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The Daily Record

Glasgow 2014: Your daily diary of news, views & results.. Thursday, July 24

WE'LL bring you the very latest on sporting and travel news plus event highlights, TV pick of the day - and much, much more.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

XLR8R

Record Store Week: Rubadub

All week long, XLR8R will be taking a closer look at some of our favorite record shops from around the globe.

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Sunday Herald

Urgent appeal for volunteers at Glasgow's top tourist attractions

THE trust which runs the Glasgow 2014 venues and leading tourist attractions has been forced to make an urgent appeal for staff after being left short of Games volunteers.

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IcNetwork

Graham Henry: A Commonwealth Games in Wales might be a big financial...

Graham Henry: A Commonwealth Games in Wales might be a big financial headache - but it's a shot in the arm we could do with As the Games prepare to open in Glasgow, Senedd Correspondent Graham Henry looks at whether Wales should look to take the big stage on itself 400m Hurdler Rhys Williams runing with the Queen's Baton through factory floor ... (more)

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Metro

10 reasons Glasgow is the best city in the UK

This year Glasgow has soared into top tourist destination lists with both Rough Guides and The Telegraph naming us in their top ten.

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Daily Mail

More than a billion people expected to tune in to opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games

The sad final journey home: Bodies of MH17 victims are loaded on to transport plane at Ukraine airport as they begin trip to the Netherlands for painstaking identification process Tragedy as college graduate, 26, dies after being BURIED ALIVE by 10ft deep sand tunnel he was digging on the beach John Travolta can't stop former pilot bringing lawsuit ... (more)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Scotsman.com

Cultural extravaganza to celebrate Glasgow 2014

MORE than 10,000 people are expected to flock to huge Commonwealth Games parties in different parts of Glasgow as part of the vast cultural festival being held to coincide with the sporting extravaganza.

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Scotsman.com

Glasgow 2014: Eat like the athletes

GEAR up for the Games the way the athletes do - by eating. We're not talking Michael Phelps-style breakfasts of 17 cheeseburgers, but rather embracing the Commonwealth vibes by expanding your culinary horizons.

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Sunday Herald

Fire at Glasgow Science Centre tower

Firefighters have been called to deal with a blaze in Glasgow Science Tower, just days after the troubled facility reopened.

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Evening Times

The Pub Punter: a look at pubs to visit during the Commonwealth Games

It's Game On! Watching all the sporting action in Glasgow over the next two weeks is going to be thirsty work, so here's my pick of the pubs you should enjoy after a hard day's spectating ... A pub with legendary status in Glasgow and beyond.

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The Daily Record

Triplet brothers beat the odds and hit the catwalk to become hunky teen dream

IDENTICAL Scottish triplets, Ben, Lewis and Jonathan McGuire were born seven weeks premature and had an early battle for life.

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BBC News

Striker denies pub threat charge

Queen of the South striker Derek Lyle has denied a charge of threatening violence towards staff in a Dumfries pub.

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BBC News

Salmond urged to condemn homophobia

Campaigner Peter Tatchell has called on First Minister Alex Salmond to condemn homophobia in some Commonwealth countries ahead of the Glasgow Games.

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BBC News

Funds announced for fishing projects

He said: "This latest round of grants is expected to trigger capital investment of A 14.6 million, when the contribution made by businesses themselves is taken into account.

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