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PLANS have been approved for a 3.5million revamp of a country park owned by the UK's largest private landowner.
People from across Scotland are being invited to join a special service next month to mark the centenary of the outbreak of World War One.
POLICE in Edinburgh are trying to determine the cause of death of a man found in the Water of Leith in Edinburgh A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Police in Edinburgh responded to the Water of Leith, near to the Stenhouse Industrial Estate, at around 9.30am on Monday July 21 where the body of a man was recovered from the water.
Aasma Day finds out how a dance class at a Lancashire hospice is improving life for people living with the health condition lymphoedema Feather boas and sparkly top hats are the magical ingredients in an exercise dance class held at St Catherine's Hospice in Lostock Hall, near Preston.
Around 20,000 householders, including those in Linlithgow, use the weekly food waste collection and in six months diverted 450 tonnes of food waste from landfill.
Ottawa-Gatineau area players who watched the Open Championship and wondered how they can get to play on courses in the U.K. are invited to check out the trip to Scotland that Executive Golf just put in its travel bag of events.
A woman from Gorebridge is celebrating having spent all 65 years of her life in the same Midlothian Council house.
It is 50 years since the Queen officially opened the herbarium and library building at Edinburgh's Royal Botanic Garden.
IT'S A STOCK soundbite that the population of Edinburgh doubles during August, as performers, festival workers, agents and PR execs, journalists and reviewers, show-goers and tourists descend upon the city for the month.
More well-known Scottish figures have come forward and shown their support in backing a Yes vote in September's independence referendum.
A family court judge has blasted the system which placed a young teen in care in Scotland because of a lack of secure local accommodation Judge Gareth Jones, the designated family judge for the region, was speaking in a case where a young girl in North Wales was initially placed in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Care home residents took part in a Seniors Commonwealth Games at Mayfield Leisure Centre last Tuesday, while sheltered housing residents were in action at Ladywood Leisure Centre, Penicuik, on Thursday.
A haulier was arrested and charged following a dawn raid on his suburban home as part of a probe into a national conspiracy to steal from heavy goods vehicles.
ELLEN THOMAS POLICE Scotland is urging parents to ensure their children are safe from traffic when out playing with their friends during the school holidays.
EXPERTS are warning that sale of a legal high known as Burst is spreading across Central Scotland at an alarming rate.
In this July 6, 2005 file photo, James Brown performs on stage during the Live 8 concert at Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh, Scotland.
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Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 12:12 am
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