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  1. Rothesay 3G pitch pledge in hire cost rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Buteman Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Argyll and Bute Council officials want to increase hire charges for the artificial pitch at Rothesay Joint Campus from i 1 215.27 an hour to i 1 255 by 2018-19.

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  2. Wednesday miscellanyRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | A Gurn from Nurn

    The world orienteering championships will be taking place in our area from the 31st July to the 7th of August and they will be coming in such large numbers that accommodation will be a problem for volunteers that are helping organise the event. The local group Moravian Orienteers tell the Gurn that there have been 3,000 entrants already with 500 from Sweden and Switzerland alone.

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  3. Corran Ferry fare increases deferredRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Fare increases on the ferry which provides a lifeline service to some of the most remote communities on the British mainland, have been deferred by Highland councillors Legal advice is to be sought on how European competition law applies, and more work is to be done on cost implications and options for alternative fixed crossings. The Corran Ferry allows access to and from the communities of Ardgour, Morvern and Ardnamurchan via a narrow stretch of Loch Linnhe.

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  4. Sex monster husband raped me on my wedding night.. he gets his kicks out of torturing womenRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Daily Record

    CLAIRE Bradley thought she had found the man of her dreams when she married Patrick Chinskie six years ago. He was today jailed for life for his crimes against her and other victims.

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  5. 7pmAntiques Road TripRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Radio Times

    Charlie Ross and Margie Cooper begin the final leg of their Scottish road trip at Auldearn near Nairn, and travel through Aberdeenshire, before selling their wares at a final showdown in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire. Paul Laidlaw and Thomas Plant then take up the baton, starting at Morecambe and travelling through Cornforth and Chorely on their way to auction in Clitheroe.

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  6. Driver in fatal crash 'had blackout'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Newsday

    A driver in her 90s suffering a blackout was the "most likely" cause of a crash in Caithness that killed a cyclist from Leicestershire. Elaine Dunne, 30, of Glenfield, died and her husband Christopher was injured when they were hit by a car allegedly on the wrong side of the road.

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  7. Jailed for life: The sadistic rapist who charmed women then raped and battered them over 23 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    A judge told Chinskie, 47, at the High Court in Edinburgh: "The crimes which brought you here today form a virtually unbroken 23-year chain of physical and sexual violence." Judge Kenneth Maciver QC said victims had at first found Chinskie to be attractive, highly charming and irresistible but quickly came to realise that he had turned into "a sadistic and vicious abuser of them".

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  8. Inverness CT V Ross County at Tulloch Caledonian Stadium : Match PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Football.co.uk

    Inverness CT V Ross County - view commentary, squad, and statistics of the game live. Ross: A new hero can emerge Inverness midfielder Nick Ross believes the Highland derby is the perfect opportunity for a new fans' favourite to emerge following the departure of Billy McKay.

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  9. Old soldier travels back to Malaysia to find his lost sweetheart...but was his search a success?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Love: Warren was ordered to move base after Army bosses discovered his engagement to local girl Wan Jamilah Wan Hussein An old soldier has travelled back to Malaysia to find a woman he fell in love with while stationed there in the 1960s - but discovered she is already married and has moved to Australia. Warren Holbrook, 69, met Wan Jamilah Wan Hussein, the daughter of a wealthy local businessman, while stationed with the British Army in Malaysia more than 47-years-ago.

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  10. 'Monarch of the Glen' estate asking price slashedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. THE SCOTTISH estate made famous by TV series Monarch of the Glen has been slashed in price by almost 2 million as its owners struggle to find a buyer.

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  11. Monarch of the Glen Highland estate has its multi-million price tag ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Monarch of the Glen Highland estate has its multi-million price tag slashed to A 5.25m after owners struggle to find a buyer Scottish estate seen weekly by fans of the television series Monarch of the Glen was put on the market for A 7million But the price tag for Balavil Estate, Inverness-shire has been slashed by almost A 2million after a year with no sale Mansion, which featured in series as Kilwillie Castle, is known as the 'jewel in the crown' of Scottish sporting estates The Scottish estate made famous by TV series Monarch of the Glen has been slashed in price by almost A 2million as its owners struggle to find a buyer.

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  12. Emergency landing at EdinburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Newsday

    An investigation is under way following a break-in at the offices of the public inquiry into the construction of the Edinburgh tram project. The robbery took place between yesterday evening and this morning.

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  13. Police search for serial flasherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | BBC News

    The man is described as being in his late teens, with dark hair. He was wearing a grey hooded top, dark trousers, black pointed shoes and was carrying a blue rucksack.

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  14. Project to conserve historic archRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | BBC News

    A historic slate arch in Lochaber is to be conserved in a project involving the Heritage Lottery Fund, Highland Council and Historic Scotland. Known as the Tom Beag Inclined Plane, it was built in the 19th Century to transport wagons of slate from a quarry at Ballachulish.

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  15. Baby ashes family settlement offersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | BBC News

    Families who have been affected by the baby ashes scandal at Mortonhall Crematorium will be offered settlements of up to A 4,000 by the City of Edinburgh Council. Staff at the crematorium buried baby ashes in secret and parents were told there were no ashes left when young babies were cremated.

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  16. Date change for Spectacular ShowRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Ellon Times

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The Thainstone Spectacular show and sale of store cattle and weaned calves, sponsored Clydesdale Bank, has been moved to Friday, August 21. The event date, which will for the first time be a Friday, has been changed due to consigner demand in order to coincide more closely with the end of the summer show season.

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  17. Outlander gives Scottish film industry A 40m boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. THE FILMING of a US fantasy television series in Scotland sparked the most lucrative year ever for film and TV productions - virtually doubling their value from five years ago.

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  18. Rachel Sermanni, recorded the first release on Middle Of Nowhere RecordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Northern Scot

    STAR Celtic Connections gig hosted by a Highland record label last Wednesday made a great sales pitch for the limited edition album they'd planned to sell exclusively that night. But thanks to the storming performance of the label's five musicians, Ullapool music promoter Robert Hicks' Middle Of Nowhere Recordings made a grand entrance at Glasgow's international festival.

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  19. Thousands join campaign to keep Natural History Museum's diplodocus in placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Save Dippy! Thousands join campaign to keep diplodocus skeleton in pride of place as Natural History Museum unveils plan to replace it with a giant WHALE A petition has been launched to save the Natural History Museum's adored diplodocus skeleton following an announcement it is to be pulled from the museum's great entrance hall and replaced with a blue whale. It was revealed yesterday museum bosses are to replace it because it was no longer considered relevant, while its replacement blue whale would act as a reminder of 'our responsibility to the planet'.

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  20. Sons of Liberty': Historically Inaccurate, Surprisingly RelevantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Heartland Institute

    The American Revolution is hot. That's the only conclusion one can justify in light of the numerous highly popular history books about the era in recent years, plus TV series such as Sleepy Hollow , Turn , and of course HBO's John Adams.

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