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Excited tourists from all over the globe were preparing for “the trip of a lifetime” yesterday when The Jacobite train pulled out of...

Meet the Aberdeen 99-year-old who still hits the gym

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A pensioner who still works out at the gym celebrated his 99th birthday at a party thrown by his sporty friends. Stan Smith has been...

 
 
 

MUCH-LOVED FUNDRAISING WALK ALONG MORAY COAST RETURNS FOR 20TH ANNIVERSARY

A popular fundraising walk along the Moray coastline will return next month after last year's event was cancelled following the death...

Harris Tweed kitting out Scotland Women's national football team ahead of World Cup

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It has already proved a winner with a dedicated group of celebrity fans. But now, Harris Tweed is about to play a starring role by...

 
 
 

NEWBIE AWARD FOR CROFT ‘ROOTED IN COMMUNITY'

A Highland crofting enterprise has been crowned New Entrant Farm Business of the Year. The 150-acre Lynbreck Croft, located in the...

NEW SCHEME TO GIVE INSIGHT INTO TRUE CROP COSTS

Arable enterprises on 25 farms in central and north-east Scotland are getting help to drill down into their fixed costs to enable them...

 
 
 
Memorial exhibition opens dedicated to Speyside artist who died last year

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Grieg family documentary will tell story of Scottish-Norwegian ties for future generations

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The gravestone of the Scottish family of a world-famous Norwegian composer has been preserved forever more in a film and online 3D...

 
 
 

SALMON FARMING COMPANY PLANS TO BUILD CONTROVERSIAL CLEANING PLANT NEXT TO SHETLAND FERRY TERMINAL

Residents in a Shetland settlement are up in arms after it emerged that an international salmon farming service company is planning...

RESTORATION OF FAITHLIE CENTRE TO CONTINUE NOW NEW CONTRACTOR IS IN PLACE

A contractor has been appointed to work on the refurbishment of the new Faithlie Centre. Renovations started on the the Saltoun Square...

 
 
 

ABERDEEN'S A-LISTED WESTBURN HOUSE PUT ON THE MARKET

A dilapidated A-listed house designed by Aberdeen's most famous architect has been put on the market by council chiefs - nearly two...

WOMEN GET TIPS ON DIVERSIFYING FARM BUSINESS

Agri-businesswomen who are contemplating farm diversification projects have been given advice on branding, and marketing. Professor...

 
 
 
Aberdeen beach tragedy: Authorities trying to trace families of women who died after ‘underestimating' treacherous conditions

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BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP FOR FRASERBURGH MUMS RELAUNCHED

A Fraserburgh support group is being relaunched this month to encourage mums to continue breastfeeding for longer than eight weeks. Health...

 
 
 

COUNCILLORS REFUSE AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN PORTREE

Highland councillors have refused planning permission to an affordable housing development in Portree after a site visit. Members of...

Discovering the secrets buried beneath Inverness

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One of Highland's most experienced field archaeologists will next week give a talk in Inverness on recent archaeological discoveries...

 
 
 
Ross County hat-trick hero Brian Graham dedicates treble to son Daniel as Staggies stand on brink of Championship title

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Derek McInnes urges Aberdeen not to relent in race for European football

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No drivers caught speeding on Union Street in four years

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New figures that show no driver has been fined for speeding on Union Street in the past four years have raised questions over whether...

MINISTERS TO CONSIDER MULTI-MILLION-POUND BENEFIT REFUND FOR HIGHLAND COUNCIL

Ministers are to consider demands to refund Highland Council more than £2.5 million after the costs of the government's controversial...

 
 
 



Everton v Man Utd: How to watch Premier League on TV and live stream

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Manchester United will be looking to bounce back from Champions League disappointment by taking a step towards qualification for next year's tournament this weekend. The Red... Read more ...

Adele splits from husband Simon Konecki three years after marrying in secret 

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Adele and Simon Konechi married in secret in 2016 after dating for five years. The pair announced their separation tonight stressing they remained 'committed to raising their... Read more ...

Easter 2019 DIY store opening times for Wickes, B&Q, Argos and more

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Kyrie Irving leads Boston Celtics to Game 3 victory over Indiana Pacers

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Kyrie Irving had a hand in 11 of Boston's final 16 points on Friday night as the Celtics withstood a late charge by the Indiana Pacers to record a 104-96 win at Indianapolis... Read more ...

Champions League final 2019: How to watch LIVE on TV and online - when is...

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Champions League contenders are edging their way closer to the final showdown with just four teams remaining in the competition. Tottenham emerged triumphant from a 4-4... Read more ...

World Snooker Championship schedule 2019: Full Eurosport and BBC snooker...

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The 2019 World Snooker Championship is fast-approaching with the iconic Crucible Theatre in Sheffield set to host the world's finest players. Defending champion Mark Williams... Read more ...

Adele confirms split from husband of three years Simon Konecki

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Corpse found under TV in rundown flat is so decomposed the gender is unknown

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Mum horrified as toddler, 2, hit by lager can thrown by football yobs on train

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Isla Anderson, from New Motson, Manchester, was travelling on a train with her family when a group of Aston Villa fans got on board and trouble followed Read more ...

When is The OA season 2 released on Netflix? Who is in the cast? What's...

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After nearly three years, The OA - one of the strangest shows of 2016 - is back on Netflix . The second season of the sci-fi series - which is co-written by its lead actor... Read more ...