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25 min ago | Evening Times

Group tells why hour-long outing every week makes them feel hours from the city

AS a heron lands on the bank and tucks in its wings, a hush descends on the opposite side of the canal.

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4 hrs ago | Evening Times

Project takes Gorbals into vote for Best Place award

This view of the Crown Street development project in Gorbals shows the development that has changed the area's image Picture: Jamie Simpson The Glasgow community, just south of the Clyde, is battling against sites including Loch Lomond and the Trossachs, the West Highland Way and Edinburgh's Royal Mile.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Scotsman.com

Review: Danderlust: Dispatches From Unreported Scotland

Some day, when Peter Ross is old and grey and his grandchildren take down this book from the shelves, they'll have a lot of questions to ask him.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Scotsman.com

Referendum race on knife edge as No support slides

ALEX Salmond is on the brink of securing a historic victory in the referendum, according to an exclusive poll suggesting Yes Scotland needs a swing of just over 2 per cent to win independence.

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Scarlett Johansson surprises 'Under the Skin'

We all knew it would come to this. Artificial intelligences, superheroes and now aliens from beyond the stars? Perhaps Scarlett Johansson has simply superseded portraying regular old people in favor of the wholly digital, the post-human and, in Jonathan Glazer's cool, disturbing and moving science-fiction film "Under the Skin," a sometimes ... (more)

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Evening Times

Graffiti teenager admits to 18 charges

A PROLIFIC Glasgow graffiti artist is facing detention after admitting a string of vandalism charges racking up almost 7000 of damage.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Sunday Herald

Clyde out to expand network as sales rise

THE managing director of Clyde Property has plans to extend the company's branch network again this year amid growing volumes of property sales.

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Scotsman.com

Raploch in running for national planning award

The award, made in partnership with the Scottish Government, is part of the RTPI's centenary celebrations, set up to recognise excellence in planning by highlighting places that have been built, improved or protected by the Scottish planning system.

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Evening Times

City's bus giant is set for services shake-up

GLASGOW'S biggest bus company is introducing a major shake-up of services across the city and surrounding area before the end of the month.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Sunday Herald

Agenda: Music and journalism hold the key to a connected Commonwealth

No doubt the Glasgow Games will be a very high-profile sporting fortnight; in equal measures exciting, contemporary, poignant and jubilant.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Arts, Symphony, Classical, Opinion

Hilobrow

Robert Tressell

If you needed some brick-laying or sign-painting done in the final decade of the 19th century, the Irish-born workman ROBERT TRESSELL might have been your man.

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We're caught in net [Evening Times (Glasgow, Scotland)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) I DON'T always agree with Green Party leader Patrick Harvie but he is right about the awesome changes the internet is making on all our lives.

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The Daily Record

Wind turbines planned for Glasgow in green energy bid to cut fuel bills

RYAN CHALMERS, who was shot in both legs behind a pub on Tuesday, walked free from court two years ago after admitting stabbing Christopher Bergin to death but claiming he acted in self-defence.

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Glasgow South and East Wood Today

Glasgow's age-old problem

New figures from the Office for National Statistics reveal Glasgow's life expectancy is the lowest in the UK, while those from neighbouring East Ren are expected to live longer than residents of all but one Scottish local authorities.

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Evening Times

Food co-ops launched in bid to cut rising bills

People in South Lanarkshire are to benefit from the food co-ops, which will offer fresh food at affordable and reasonable prices.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

University of North Carolina

Five Tar Heels Picked For Champions Challenge

Five Tar Heel field hockey players have been named to the 18-player U.S. roster for the upcoming Champions Challenge, set for April 27-May 4 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Miami New Times

Mogwai Talks Rave Tapes, Post-Rock, and Running 'Very Much a Democracy'

It took long enough, but Mogwai will finally be playing a gig in Miami. The post-rock band from Glasgow, Scotland, has been around for nearly 20 years, but as its first visit to our town proves, there are still many firsts for the quintet to experience.

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The Daily Record

MP calls for Rolls-Royce to leave legacy to town

THE driver, who was operating the busy Edinburgh-Glasgow Citylink service, claimed to be sorting the cash, not counting it when confronted by a concerned passenger.

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Evening Times

Shock over number of youngsters fed by city food banks

Glasgow also saw the highest number of desperate adults turn to food banks last year, 5672, according to figures from the Trussell Trust charity.

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Sunday Herald

Inside Track: a reminder that journalism is a force for good

Long before Hackgate, journalists were, in the eyes of much of the general public, generally regarded as being about as worthy as something you would scrape off the sole of your shoe.

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