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Paris Gourtsoyannis: Give gold medals their proper valuein the four years leading up to Rio totalled £274.4 million. It’s a huge amoun
Paris Gourtsoyannis: Give gold medals their proper value
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
in the four years leading up to Rio totalled £274.4 million. It’s a huge amount of money, and many, including my colleague Martyn McLaughlin, have rightly asked what we get for it all. Public money – whether it comes from the exchequer or from the... Read more
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Scotsman
Martyn McLaughlin: Team GB gold medals only cost £5.5m each Kayaker Joseph Clarke earned his gold medal but it cost the country a massive
Martyn McLaughlin: Team GB gold medals only cost £5.5m each
Scotsman / Posted 12 days ago
Kayaker Joseph Clarke earned his gold medal but it cost the country a massive financial investment. Picture: AFP/Getty Images Gilded Olympic glory makes the nation feel good but we’re not... Read more
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Scotsman
Martyn McLaughlin: Time to get facts on fracking out in the open Debate on fracking has its ardent backers on both sides but the dearth of expe
Martyn McLaughlin: Time to get facts on fracking out in the open
Scotsman / Posted 19 days ago
Debate on fracking has its ardent backers on both sides but the dearth of expert reports has curtailed a reasoned public dialogue. Picture: Michael Gillen Two sides are having their... Read more

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