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2014/07/26 16:37
2014/07/26 16:37
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After a series of organisational bungles by local worthies, those Games were in danger of collapsing before they had started until the booming, bombastic Robert Maxwell stepped in to “save” them with...
2014/07/26 16:37
2014/07/26 16:37
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2014/07/24 04:21
2014/07/24 04:21
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Lift-off in Glasgow after Commonwealth Games opening ceremony... Usain Bolt, Mo Farah and Sir Bradley Wiggins plus the unsung heroes will give us pure drama Usain Bolt, Mo Farah, Sir Bradley Wiggins...
2014/07/23 19:45
2014/07/23 19:45
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OVER a half a century has passed since Scotland first played host to the Games, an event that has prospered and garnered adulation in spite of the empire’s waning influence. In 1970, when Meadowbank...
Read more at Scotsman, Scotsman
2014/07/23 14:28
2014/07/23 14:28
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The women's 1500 metres at the 1986 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh.Getty Images Glasgow is to open the 2014 Commonwealth Games with an opening ceremony attended by the Queen, Prince Philip and...
2014/07/23 06:45
2014/07/23 06:45
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TWENTY-EIGHT years ago this week Edinburgh hosted the Commonwealth Games for the second time. Sadly they will be remembered as ‘the Boycott Games’. Organisers at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games...
2014/07/23 06:45
2014/07/23 06:45
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On the day Glasgow 2014 kicks off, Sean McPartlin, a volunteer at Edinburgh’s Commonwealth Games in 1986, shares some recollections of the ‘troubled’ Games When Edinburgh was awarded the Commonwealth...
2014/07/22 23:45
2014/07/22 23:45
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AFTER hanging up his spikes, Sir Menzies Campbell reported on the 1970 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh for The Scotsman. In this exclusive article, he reflects on what the Games have meant to him as a...
2014/07/22 15:53
2014/07/22 15:53
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The Blairs seem to crave money because it is there. As the gap between the wealthy few and the rest widens, their fortune is hard to justify. How rich is Tony Blair? What are the needs of an ex-prime...
2014/07/20 08:37
2014/07/20 08:37
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The then Prime Minister, Tony Blair, and Foreign Secretary, Jack Straw, are among those expected to be sent what are known as "Salmon" or "Maxwellisation" letters in the coming weeks. Anyone...
Read more at Independent, Independent
2014/07/20 07:09
2014/07/20 07:09
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But the biggest name of all was not among the athletes. For six weeks of that wet Scottish summer, one individual captured the headlines and the news bulletins, casting his substantial shadow over the...
2014/07/18 02:07
2014/07/18 02:07
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Drugs, boycotts, rule-bending - welcome to the dark side of the not-so-Friendly Games Can the Commonwealth Games match the Olympics for scandal and shoddy behavior? Well, of course they bloody can’t,...
2014/07/11 11:56
2014/07/11 11:56
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Overnight Media Digest Google's rival Yelp Inc says the search giant is promoting its own content at the expense of users, as Google battles to protect a proposed deal in Europe over similar...
2014/07/03 17:58
2014/07/03 17:58
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Berkshire Jr./Sr. High School Seventh grade: Josiah Cheung*,Emily Dingman*,Alexander Eggleston,Lauren Evans,Clark Jackson,Hannah Keough*,Hayley Kumher,Dominic Mann,Kaitlin McFadden,Nicholas...
2014/07/01 15:04
2014/07/01 15:04
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Betty L. MaxwellPublished 9:47am Tuesday, July 1, 2014 July 1, 2014 A graveside service for Betty L. Maxwell, 80, of Falkville was Tues., July 1 at 1 p.m. at Herring Cemetery with the Rev. A. Ray...
2014/06/28 23:46
2014/06/28 23:46
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IN THE record books for the last Commonwealth Games to be held in Scotland, there is one race which doesn’t figure. It began on the second floor of Edinburgh’s Caledonian Hotel, continued into the...
2014/07/26 16:37
2014/07/26 16:37
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