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North and north east youngsters among participants at national dance festival

11 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

Three youth dance groups from Aberdeen and Inverness have been selected to perform at a national showcase in Stirling next month. Granite City-based Danscentre and Fusion Youth...
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Four-year ban for driver who crashed into bridge after racing on north-east road

13 minutes ago   |   Evening Express

A dangerous north-east driver has been handed a four-year road ban after racing two other vehicles before a horror crash that left his friend requiring surgery on a spinal...
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Man, 47, charged after cocaine and heroin found during search

31 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

A man has been charged after heroin and cocaine was found during a stop and search. Officers stopped and searched a 47-year-old man on St Machar Drive in Aberdeen during the...
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Ground-breaking £35,000 camera to help Aberdeen doctors thanks to charity funding

33 minutes ago   |   Evening Express

An Aberdeen hospital will be the first in Scotland to benefit from a groundbreaking new camera, thanks to funding from a north-east charity.
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Teen victim cries tears of relief as East Kilbride rape bid beast is caged for seven years

Teen victim cries tears of relief as East Kilbride rape bid beast is caged for seven years

35 minutes ago   |   Daily Record

Nicholas Craig's conduct was described as "appalling" by High Court Judge Tom Hughes who slammed the paedophile for his lack of remorse.
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The Angel Esmeralda review - slender DeLillo fable fails to take operatic flight

50 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London Although well sung and staged, Lliam Paterson's score and Pamela Carter's text fail to make a substantial opera out of this Don...
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Life expectancy stalling “a sign that society has stopped improving”

1 hour ago   |   The Big Issue

Life expectancy in England has failed to increase for the first time in more than 100 years - and it is a damning indictment on the progress made by society, says Sir Michael...
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SSE wants local suppliers for Gordonbush Wind Farm extension

1 hour ago   |   Energy Voice

Onshore wind developer SSE Renewables has said it wants to “encourage” local suppliers and businesses to work on its new Gordonbush extension project. SSE was given the...
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Swarms of locusts have destroyed 170,000 acres of crops in East Africa - and local farmers are nearly helpless to stop it

Swarms of locusts have destroyed 170,000 acres of crops in East Africa - and local farmers are nearly helpless to stop it

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Locust swarms are wiping out crops in East Africa, where millions of people already struggle to obtain healthy food. A swarm can eat enough food in one day to feed 34 million...
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Inside a mum's crazy pantry as she stock piles for coronavirus pandemic 

Inside a mum's crazy pantry as she stock piles for coronavirus pandemic 

1 hour ago   |   Daily Mail

The mum-of-four is a self-professed zombie apocalypse movie enthusiast from Scenic Rim in south-east Queensland, and has enough food and medicine to last a year.
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Tesco to cut 1,800 jobs in shake-up of in-store bakeries

Tesco to cut 1,800 jobs in shake-up of in-store bakeries

Tesco plans to cut more than 1,800 jobs as part of changes to the supermarket's in-store bakeries. Read more ...

Ex-Liberal leader David Steel accused of ignoring child abuse allegations...

Ex-Liberal leader David Steel accused of ignoring child abuse allegations for ‘political expediency'

Police, prosecutors and political parties “turned a blind eye” to allegations of child sexual abuse connected to Westminster, an investigation has found. The long-awaited... Read more ...

Man Utd chief Ed Woodward tells Ole Gunnar Solskjaer what he must do to keep job

Man Utd chief Ed Woodward tells Ole Gunnar Solskjaer what he must do to keep job

Ed Woodward wants Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to win trophies by playing attractive football. Read more ...

Former Egypt President Hosni Mubarak dies aged 91

Former Egypt President Hosni Mubarak dies aged 91

Caption: Hosni Mubarak, Egyptian president ousted during Arab Spring, dies at 91 Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak, who led the country for 30 years, has died at the age... Read more ...

Tenerife Hotel Under Lockdown After Guest Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Tenerife Hotel Under Lockdown After Guest Tests Positive For Coronavirus

A hotel in the Canary Islands has been put under quarantine after an Italian doctor staying there tested positive for coronavirus. The H10 Adeje Palace hotel in Tenerife was... Read more ...

Josh Adams ruled out for the rest of the Six Nations with ankle injury 

Josh Adams ruled out for the rest of the Six Nations with ankle injury 

The 24-year-old winger, who was the top try-scorer at the recent World Cup with seven, suffered a nasty ankle injury in the 65th minute against France. He will now have surgery. Read more ...

Dillian Whyte promised shot at winner of Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua

Dillian Whyte promised shot at winner of Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua

Whyte wants a title shot Eddie Hearn insists Dillian Whyte will get a shot at the winner of Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua - if the fight is made in 2020. Whyte is the current... Read more ...

Chris Evans ‘in talks' to star in Little Shop of Horrors movie remake as Dr...

Chris Evans ‘in talks' to star in Little Shop of Horrors movie remake as Dr Orin Scrivello

Chris Evans is reportedly in talks to star in Little Shop of Horrors Chris Evans is reportedly in talks for the remake of 1986 hit film Little Shop Of Horrors, with him being... Read more ...

Man admits killing wife and elderly woman in street days before Christmas

Man admits killing wife and elderly woman in street days before Christmas

Crawley Down murder victim Amy Appleton pictured with her husband Daniel on their wedding day, October 2018 A man has admitted killing his wife and an elderly woman in a brutal... Read more ...

FCA admits it accidentally leaked the details of 1,600 customers

FCA admits it accidentally leaked the details of 1,600 customers

Data leaked included names of complainants and, in some cases, other confidential details were shown, such as their addresses, telephone numbers and the nature of their complaint Read more ...