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  1. A 1 million plus secured for clients by Western Isles Citizens AdviceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stornoway Today

    Over 10,000 Issues, 1m won for clients and one new manager - all in a year's work for Western Isles Citizens Advice Service .

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  2. Work started to create Scottish islands fibre broadband networkRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Stornoway Today

    The biggest fibre cable laying project undertaken in the UK in recent years has begun on the West Coast of Scotland to deliver superfast broadband to the Western Isles.

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  3. Montreal police plan more protests over Quebec's pension reformRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Montreal's police union promises more protests against pension reform after about 100 officers simultaneously called in sick over the weekend.

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  4. Jim Murphy arrives back in the IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stornoway Today

    Labour MP Jim Murphy will be in the Western Isles once again for the latest leg of his '100 Towns in 100 days' tour as part of the 'Better Together' campaign.

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  5. 40% of tourists 'take shortbread and haggis home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Scotsman.com

    VISITORS to Scotland have been showing a taste for typical produce like shortbread and haggis, with four in ten of them buying food or drink to take home, figures have shown.

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  6. Scottish food attracts more tourists than rest UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Scotsman.com

    VISITORS to Scotland have been showing a taste for typical produce like shortbread and haggis, with four in ten of them buying food or drink to take home, figures have shown.

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  7. Stornoway 'Yes' office officially open for businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Stornoway Today

    The Western Isles 'Yes' campaign group now have a base in Stornoway following an official opening on Saturday 19th July.

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  8. Boomerang Glasgow Green Live Zone Alan Morrison Back at the... [Derived headline]Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Hispanic Business

    Back at the start of this year, Scottish folk group Breabach flew to the other side of the world for an initial meeting with some indigenous , HebCelt Fest in Stornoway - the aptly-named Boomerang project returned to Glasgow Green for a concert that delivered everything the cultural arm of the Commonwealth Games should be about.

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  9. Tourists get a taste for ScotlandRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Sunday Herald

    OVERSEAS visitors are heading home with bulging shopping bags, according to new figures that show Scotland's food and drink sector is proving a massive hit.

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  10. Young fishermen rescued as boat sinksRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Stornoway Today

    The Wick registered vessel 'Osprey' - which had three persons on-board is believe to have suffered engine trouble and began to take on water.

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  11. Fishermen rescued as boat sinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | BBC News

    Three fishermen have been rescued from a life-raft by a coastguard helicopter after their boat sank off the north west coast of Scotland.

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  12. Holiday tragedy as boy dies in hospital after falling into riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Sunday Herald

    A FAMILY holiday turned to tragedy when a ten-year-old boy died after falling into a freezing cold river.

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  13. Blow as arrival of new ferry is delayedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Sunday Herald

    THE Western Isles have been dealt a blow with the arrival of the new 42 million ferry to Lewis delayed following problems at the German yard where she was built.

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  14. Whitby angler catches record-breaking fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | York Press

    Daniel Bennett, 26, from Whitby, was on a fishing trip to the Isle of Skye, in the Inner Hebrides, with friends when he caught the 208lb skate.

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  15. Boy aged 13 rescued from quicksandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | BBC News

    A 13-year-old boy has been rescued after becoming trapped up to his neck in quicksand in the Western Isles. He was pulled free and airlifted to the Western Isles Hospital in Stornoway where he is said to be recovering.

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  16. New CalMac ferry to take part in Commonwealth FlotillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Buteman Today

    The newest ship in the Caledonian MacBrayne fleet will take part in the Commonwealth Games Flotilla on the Clyde this Saturday - and The Buteman will be on board to capture the scenes from what promises to be a memorable day.

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  17. HHP invest A 12million in housing stockRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Stornoway Today

    Western Isles social landlords Hebridean Housing Partnership has begun the process of investing a further 12million into their housing stock over the next four years.

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  18. Thousands drawn to HebCelt festivalRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | BBC News

    This year's Hebridean Celtic Festival in Stornoway on Lewis was attended by about 14,000 people, its organisers have said.

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  19. Angler lands huge skate on isleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Newsday

    An angler from Whitby has landed what could be the largest fish caught yet off Britain's shores while he was fishing on the Isle of Skye.

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  20. Biggest UK fish ever caught off Isle of SkyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Scotsman.com

    The only reason he won't make it on the official list is because the massive fish had to be thrown back to sea as it is protected.

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