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‘Erratic' dementia care in the shire and the team of 100 nurses who will tackle the region's obesity epidemic

‘Erratic' dementia care in the shire and the team of 100 nurses who will tackle the region's obesity epidemic

3 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

A hundred north-east nurses will help researchers investigate how to make the north-east a healthier place. Each will wear a smartphone on their belt to analyse their physical...
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The underwater photographer of the year has been announced

17 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

The winners of the annual 2020 Underwater Photographer of the Year have just been announced. And there are some truly striking efforts among the contenders who have captured...
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Study commissioned on the safety of notorious Munlochy junction

31 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

A traffic study is to be carried out on the safety of junctions on a stretch of the A9 north of Inverness, including the notorious Munlochy Junction where a teenager died last...
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EXCLUSIVE: ‘Hope for the best and prepare for the worst' with coronavirus, says leading expert Hugh Pennington

55 minutes ago   |   The Courier

A leading bacteriologist says Scotland and the wider UK must “hope for the best but prepare for the worst” as the world battles to contain the spreading Covid-19 coronavirus.
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Celtic and Rangers have done their bit in Europe now, so must others to keep extra qualification places

Celtic and Rangers have done their bit in Europe now, so must others to keep extra qualification places

1 hour ago   |   Daily Record

Boost to Scotland's coefficient will bring its rewards but others need to get results to prevent losing them again
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Ex-Hamilton Accies boss Billy Reid says leaving Scotland was the best thing he ever did

Ex-Hamilton Accies boss Billy Reid says leaving Scotland was the best thing he ever did

1 hour ago   |   Daily Record

Reid is living the high life at Brighton and Hove Albion, having also coached in Sweden.
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Wacky World inflatable arena with Total Wipeout-style assault course is coming to Scotland

Wacky World inflatable arena with Total Wipeout-style assault course is coming to Scotland

3 hours ago   |   Daily Record

The course includes giant 'extreme' Hungry Hippos, Gladiator duals, and super slides.
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Scottish children slip from top spot in reading comprehension study

Scottish children slip from top spot in reading comprehension study

8 hours ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

Researchers at Dundee University have discovered Scottish children no longer have “the best level” of reading comprehension in the UK. Dubbed the “largest literacy study” ever...
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BVAC Classic to celebrate the "Best of the 70s"

BVAC Classic to celebrate the "Best of the 70s"

11 hours ago   |   Daily Record

Cars - and fashions - of the 1970s are to be the focus of one of Scotland's major classic car shows this year and you can get the initial details about the BVAC Classic...
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Move to make sanitary products freely available “long overdue”, says charity worker

12 hours ago   |   The Courier   |   2 articles

A charity worker, who once relied on a food bank for free period products, says a move to make the items freely available in Scotland is "long overdue".
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Man City face Carabao Cup final injury crisis as Laporte limps off against...

Man City face Carabao Cup final injury crisis as Laporte limps off against Real Madrid

MANCHESTER CITY face an injury crisis after defender Aymeric Laporte limped off injured against Real Madrid. The centre-half lasted just 33 minutes in the Spanish capital after... Read more ...

Aymeric Laporte sends message to Man City fans after Real Madrid injury

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Pupils should meet with Down's peers

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Mike and Zara Tindall confirm they will not be self-isolating after Italy trip

Mike and Zara Tindall have confirmed that they will not be self-isolating following their... Read more ...

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Rachel Riley brings baby Maven and husband Pasha Kovalev to work on first...

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