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Drug use near block of flats in Dundee leaves residents in a ‘living nightmare'

1 minute ago   |   Evening Telegraph

An angry resident has claimed his life has become a "living nightmare" because of incessant drug use happening in his block of flats.
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How Two London Council Estates Battled Plans To Flatten Their Homes - And Won

How Two London Council Estates Battled Plans To Flatten Their Homes - And Won

3 minutes ago   |   Huffington Post

“It felt like we could just be rubbed out,” says 58-year-old Sally Taylor. “The people were on the plan - but we were in pencil and everything else was in ink. It didn't matter...
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New housing scheme proposed for Highland village

9 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

Plans for 22 new houses in Dornoch have been lodged as part of Highland Council's community action plan. The local authority wants to build the affordable properties on...
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New exhibition explores how Cartomania helped nurture the Victorian ‘selfie'

New exhibition explores how Cartomania helped nurture the Victorian ‘selfie'

9 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

They were the selfies of the Victorian era; and even now, more than 150 years later, their appeal has endured. That's the inspiration for a new exhibition, Cartomania, which...
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Hopeful politicians woo farmers at NFU Scotland hustings

9 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

Land reform and holding retailers to account on pricing transparency were among the subjects fiercely debated at an NFU Scotland election hustings in Inverurie last...
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Peterhead chosen to be part of the Winter Solstice Shorts Festival

29 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

Peterhead has been chosen as one of the seven locations to showcase the coveted Solstice Shorts Festival 2019. The international spotlight will be put on the town during the...
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Drug smuggler caught with £43,000 of heroin in Aberdeenshire

29 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

A man from Cumbria was caught trying to smuggle more than £40,000 of heroin into Aberdeenshire. Steven Thompson was stopped by police while driving a blue BMW on the A90...
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New £21m sewage works in Inverurie is first of its kind in Scotland

New £21m sewage works in Inverurie is first of its kind in Scotland

41 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

A new £21 million sewage works designed to drastically reduce energy use has been officially opened in Inverurie. The new works is the first of its kind in Scotland and was...
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Locked up prisoners to virtually visit loved ones on Shetland through video calls

41 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

Talks are under way on plans for a pilot project to allow Shetland people to virtually ‘visit' loved ones in prison on the Scottish mainland through video calls. It is hoped...
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Couple found dead in AirBnB 'were strangers who made suicide pact online'

Couple found dead in AirBnB 'were strangers who made suicide pact online'

47 minutes ago   |   The Mirror

The couple, understood to be Dutch, are claimed to have gone to Rickarton in Aberdeenshire to carry out the arrangement after meeting online
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Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn brace for final head-to-head TV clash

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn brace for final head-to-head TV clash

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are facing off in the final head-to-head of the campaign, in front of a primetime Friday night audience on BBC One. Read more ...

Girl, 15, charged after opera star Katherine Jenkins mugged

Girl, 15, charged after opera star Katherine Jenkins mugged

A 15-year-old girl has been charged with robbery and assault after opera singer Katherine Jenkins was mugged as she went to the aid of an elderly woman. Read more ...

James Tavernier blasts back at Chris Sutton as Rangers skipper brands Celtic...

James Tavernier blasts back at Chris Sutton as Rangers skipper brands Celtic legend 'irrelevant'

The Ibrox right back laughed off claims he's a serial loser and insisted he doesn't care what Sutton thought. Read more ...

Chelsea team news: Predicted 4-3-3 line up vs Everton - Abraham and Rudiger...

Chelsea team news: Predicted 4-3-3 line up vs Everton - Abraham and Rudiger injury updates

Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham should be fit to face Everton when the Blues continue their Premier League campaign at Goodison Park this afternoon . Read more ...

Voting Tory would be a Major mistake - just ask their former leader

Voting Tory would be a Major mistake - just ask their former leader

Record View says Sir John Major urging voters in key areas to back independent ex-Tory members shows just how bad Boris Johnson must really be. Read more ...

Friends actor Ron Leibman has passed away from complications of pneumonia at...

Friends actor Ron Leibman has passed away from complications of pneumonia at age 82

Friends and Tony Award-winner Ron Leibman has passed away on Friday, December 6, from complications of pneumonia at age 82. Read more ...

Jurors from the Elon Musk defamation trial reportedly deliberated for less...

Jurors from the Elon Musk defamation trial reportedly deliberated for less than a half-hour before ruling in his favor: 'It was very clear'

The jury presiding over Elon Musk's defamation trial reportedly took around 20 minutes to rule that the Tesla and SpaceX CEO was not guilty. British cave explorer Vernon... Read more ...

World's first pig-monkey hybrids created by scientists in Chinese laboratory

World's first pig-monkey hybrids created by scientists in Chinese laboratory

The two piglets were born with monkey tissue in their heart, liver and skin but died within a week, according to the State Key Laboratory of Stem Cell and Reproductive Biology... Read more ...

Star Trek actor Robert Walker Jr dies at age 79

Star Trek actor Robert Walker Jr dies at age 79

He stood out on the TV series for playing the teenage Charlie Evans, aka Charlie X, on the the beloved sci-fi series Star Trek. He was the the son of stars Robert Walker and... Read more ...

When is Stranger Things season 4 on Netflix? Who is in the cast? What's...

When is Stranger Things season 4 on Netflix? Who is in the cast? What's going to happen?

With the harrowing end to Stranger Things season three now just a distant memory, fans are inevitably asking the questions; when is season four going to be on Netflix, who's... Read more ...