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Thursday | Montrose Today
It will be a replica of the one that was erected at Sleepyhillock in the free ground where Christie is buried in a pauper's grave earlier in the year.
Thursday | Reuters
Britain's Laggan-Tormore gas condensate fields in the North Sea will start production next year, instead of at the end of this year, operator Total E&P UK told Reuters.
Thursday | BBC News
Passengers on the overnight ferry from Aberdeen to the Northern Isles were left in no doubt that the final stages of a political campaign were underway.
THEY'RE tiny islands home to just 22,000 people, but they're also hiding billions of dollars in natural resources which could change the course of history.
More large-scale activity at BiFab last week signalled the latest stage of work in a major contract for the Methil fabrication yard.
Since the discovery of the Clair Field in 1977, the Atlantic Margin that lies west of the Shetland Islands has been heralded as the next North Sea.
As the people of Scotland weigh up how to vote in the independence referendum, they are asking questions on a range of topics.
Investments totalling A 20 million will be announced today as Shetland bids to become a global leader in the multi-billion pound decommissioning industry - creating scores of skilled jobs.
Shetland Reel Gin is being made at the islands' first distillery, on Unst, the archipeleago's most northerly isle.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 12:32 pm
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