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Scotsman
Neil Lennon vows Hibs will be ready for physical battleNeil Lennon freely concedes ground to Hearts counterpart Craig Levein when it c
Scotsman / Posted 9 minutes ago
Neil Lennon freely concedes ground to Hearts counterpart Craig Levein when it comes to Edinburgh derby experience, but the Hibernian manager is confident his players will not take a step back in the battle on the pitch tonight. Although Lennon is... Read more
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Scotsman
Gregor Townsend hampered by Scotland’s growing casualty listwait as the coach tries to work out just what kind of squad he has available. O
Scotsman / Posted 9 minutes ago
wait as the coach tries to work out just what kind of squad he has available. On top of the well-publicised suspensions of Edinburgh back-rowers John Hardie and Magnus Bradbury in the past fortnight, Glasgow captain Ryan Wilson, who took what... Read more
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Daily Record
Pro-Brexit fishing leaders warn Tories over Westminster 'power grab'divert funds. The concern was raised as ­Scottish and UK Brexit ministers prep
Daily Record / Posted 46 minutes ago
divert funds. The concern was raised as ­Scottish and UK Brexit ministers prepare to meet parliamentary committees in Edinburgh and London today. The SNP’s Michael Russell will be asked about Government preparations for the work needed to... Read more
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Daily Record
Top trade union leader's scathing attack against Labour's 'right-wingers'was not being capable of making a “strong defence of working people”. But Raff
Daily Record / Posted 46 minutes ago
was not being capable of making a “strong defence of working people”. But Rafferty’s most scathing attack was reserved for Edinburgh South MP Ian Murray, who has raised concerns about the way trade union members are being signed up to vote. It’s... Read more
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Daily Record
Tributes pour in for tragic runner who collapsed and died during 5k race“Very deeply saddened. My thoughts are with Ron’s family. Ron was a shipmate, f
Daily Record / Posted 46 minutes ago
“Very deeply saddened. My thoughts are with Ron’s family. Ron was a shipmate, friend, fellow runner and park runner.” Edinburgh Parkrun acting director Gary Frater offered his condolences and praised the staff and runners who tried to... Read more
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Scotsman
No-deal Brexit would cost Scottish economy £30bn over 5 yearswould feel the greatest impact, with the Gross Value Added (GVA) of the Aberdee
Scotsman / Posted an hour ago
would feel the greatest impact, with the Gross Value Added (GVA) of the Aberdeen economy falling by 7 per cent, while Edinburgh and Glasgow would see output fall by 6 per cent and 5.5 per cent respectively. The warning about a no-deal... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Arthurlie boss Chris Mackie resigns after less than a year in chargeCraigie v Newtongrange Star, Troon v Stoneyburn, Montrose Roselea v Coupar Angu
EveningTimes Online / Posted an hour ago
Craigie v Newtongrange Star, Troon v Stoneyburn, Montrose Roselea v Coupar Angus, Port Glasgow v Petershill, Rossvale v Edinburgh Utd, Wishaw v Arniston Rangers, Thorniewood Utd v Dundonald Bluebell, Maud v Harthill Royal, Broughty Athletic v... Read more
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heraldscotland
New analysis suggests Scotland would lose billions of pounds with Brexitservices [GVA] or £2.4bn under a soft Brexit and 7 per cent or £3.8bn under a h
heraldscotland / Posted an hour ago
services [GVA] or £2.4bn under a soft Brexit and 7 per cent or £3.8bn under a hard no-deal Brexit. It would be followed by Edinburgh, which would see a loss of 3.5 per cent or £3.2bn under a soft Brexit. The figure would be six per cent, or £5.5bn,... Read more
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Herald.ie
Stars from world of comedy join family to mourn Hughes at emotional service1990, Hughes was 24 when he became the youngest winner of the main prize at the
Herald.ie / Posted 3 hours ago
1990, Hughes was 24 when he became the youngest winner of the main prize at the Perrier Comedy Awards, now known as the Edinburgh Comedy Awards, for his stand-up show A One Night Stand With Sean Hughes. He also appeared in TV programmes... Read more
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metro
Johnny Vegas attends the funeral of Never Mind The Buzzocks star Sean HughesNo apology.’ He added: ‘Today was deeply shocking. I hadn’t seen him much in r
metro / Posted 6 hours ago
No apology.’ He added: ‘Today was deeply shocking. I hadn’t seen him much in recent years. Last time was in the street in Edinburgh. He was enjoying gigging again. We exchanged the standard, “We must catch up for a beer sometime.” But, we never... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nasal gel to restore a man's flagging libidoboost men’s libido and tackle impotence — without causing their partners side-e
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
boost men’s libido and tackle impotence — without causing their partners side-effects A recent study by the University of Edinburgh even suggested that having low levels of testosterone is a risk factor for diabetes — regardless of weight — as it... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Queen and Duke to mark anniversary privatelyof the family. It was announced that she has asked Prince Charles to lay her w
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 hours ago
of the family. It was announced that she has asked Prince Charles to lay her wreath at the cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday this year. Her Majesty will watch the service from the Foreign and Commonwealth office balcony with the Duke of Ed... Read more
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Games Radar
Here's what Thor: Ragnarok star Tessa Thompson wants you to know about Valkyrie (that you won't see in the movie)fighting the patriarchy. Rumors are that Thompson has been spotted on the set
Games Radar / Posted 8 hours ago
fighting the patriarchy. Rumors are that Thompson has been spotted on the set of the upcoming Avengers: Infinity War in Edinburgh, so fingers crossed it wasn't just a social visit and we'll get to see more Valkyrie is action... Read more
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Scotsman
Martin Dempster: Scottish Golf chief Cannon must tread carefullyhas no chance whatsoever of being approved at a special general meeting in Stir
Scotsman / Posted 8 hours ago
has no chance whatsoever of being approved at a special general meeting in Stirling on 2 December. At two meetings in the Edinburgh area last week, Dodds and Cannon faced club representatives and, from what I can gather, the latter made no friends... Read more
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The Irish Times
Why perinatal depression is both normal and temporarywhich is on par with international studies. This is about the same as the perce
The Irish Times / Posted 9 hours ago
which is on par with international studies. This is about the same as the percentage level of PND. A high score on the Edinburgh test is a red flag – of those who score highly, 75 per cent will become clinically depressed. Prof Sheehan... Read more
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Scotsman
Nicola Sturgeon moved to hotel as Bute House closed for repairshotel while emergency repairs are carried out at her official residence. Bute
Scotsman / Posted 9 hours ago
hotel while emergency repairs are carried out at her official residence. Bute House, a striking 18th century town house in Edinburgh’s Charlotte Square, was shut after routine monitoring revealed urgent ceiling repairs were required in the A-listed... Read more
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SKY News
The Queen and Prince Philip will mark their 70th wedding anniversary in privatecarrying out a full programme of audiences and engagements, but she is increasi
SKY News / Posted 10 hours ago
carrying out a full programme of audiences and engagements, but she is increasingly being supported by younger members of the family. Her Majesty will watch the service from the Foreign and Commonwealth office balcony with the Duke of Ed... Read more
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express
Leicester 54 - Castres 29: Tigers back on track with brilliant seven-try winmanaged eight tries in a game. In the Challenge Cup, where there is a wider dis
express / Posted 10 hours ago
managed eight tries in a game. In the Challenge Cup, where there is a wider disparity in quality, three teams – Gloucester, Edinburgh and Bordeaux – have hit, or exceeded the mark. Eight tries by a side in a game is not an everyday occurrence. But... Read more
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heraldscotland
'Everyone else wanted to be a football player and I wanted to write and draw comics': Face to Face with David Baillieto ask, David. Is Poo Crew on your CV? He looks at me across the pub table and
heraldscotland / Posted 10 hours ago
to ask, David. Is Poo Crew on your CV? He looks at me across the pub table and admits that no, it is not. It is August in Edinburgh and Baillie, now 40, is in the capital for the book festival. He has travelled up from his home in London where he... Read more
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Daily Record
Band promotes charity EP with European tourpre-match gigs for the Tartan Army, including the Wembley game last year and re
Daily Record / Posted 10 hours ago
pre-match gigs for the Tartan Army, including the Wembley game last year and received acclaim for their performances at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this year. Next up for the band is a gig at Dreadnought Rock in Bathgate tomorrow (October 27) and... Read more
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express
Sturgeon OUT: Scottish first minister FORCED to move out of her home and into a hotelrepairs are carried out. Bute House has been temporarily closed for urgent cei
express / Posted 11 hours ago
repairs are carried out. Bute House has been temporarily closed for urgent ceiling repairs and inspections Bute House in Edinburgh has been temporarily closed after it was discovered during recent routine monitoring that urgent ceiling and... Read more
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Scotsman
Activist group brands RBS report aa report into Royal Bank of Scotland’s treatment of small firms a “whitewash” a
Scotsman / Posted 12 hours ago
a report into Royal Bank of Scotland’s treatment of small firms a “whitewash” and have threatened legal action against the Edinburgh-based financial giant to claim compensation. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has said it is to investigate... Read more
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Daily Mail
Remains found in Scottish crypt may belong to 18th century clan chiefin Europe, Bonnie Prince Charlie sailed to Scotland and gathered Highland clans
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
in Europe, Bonnie Prince Charlie sailed to Scotland and gathered Highland clansmen as troops. In 1746 they marched towards Edinburgh and then over the English border to Carlisle. When they got as far as Derby some British troops were told to come... Read more
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Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald
First Baptist Church of Ahoskie installs Rev. Dr. Gilliam as PastorMaster of Arts from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and a Doctor
Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
Master of Arts from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and a Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University of Edinburgh. He, his wife, Lou Ann, and their daughter, Matty Grace, live in Murfreesboro. “October is the perfect month for... Read more
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Daily Record
Traders in Aberfoyle blast council decision to close main road for repair workscustom away. Aberfoyle’s Guyana Garden Centre and Honeyman’s Butcher’s shut th
Daily Record / Posted 12 hours ago
custom away. Aberfoyle’s Guyana Garden Centre and Honeyman’s Butcher’s shut this year on the back of the closure of the Edinburgh Woollen Mill shop and the Rainbow’s End sweet shop in 2016. Trevor Muir who owns the Village Delicatessen, and... Read more
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Daily Record
Bridge of Allan holidaymaker stranded abroadSunday. The couple were then forced to fork out for their own hotel and meals.
Daily Record / Posted 12 hours ago
Sunday. The couple were then forced to fork out for their own hotel and meals. Emma and Callum flew back on Sunday to Edinburgh and then faced a 70-mile journey back to Prestwick Airport to pick up their car. Make-up artist Emma says as well... Read more
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birminghammail
Couple drive campervan 300 miles to Brum & its stolen after 2 minutesbe sent through the post. I don’t care who has them as long as I get them back.
birminghammail / Posted 13 hours ago
be sent through the post. I don’t care who has them as long as I get them back.”Read More The couple had driven down from Edinburgh, and parked in the Holiday Inn Express car park on the NEC campus. Two minutes after they left the vehicle, hotel... Read more
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Scotsman
RBS to be investigated further after probe into treatment of small businessesa report into Royal Bank of Scotland’s treatment of small firms a “whitewash” a
Scotsman / Posted 13 hours ago
a report into Royal Bank of Scotland’s treatment of small firms a “whitewash” and have threatened legal action against the Edinburgh-based financial giant to claim compensation. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has said it is to investigate... Read more
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This is West Country
Anniversary of Second World War association set up by Bridgwater veterangave their lives in the Santa Maria (Pedestal) Convoy in August 1942." The Geo
This is West Country / Posted 13 hours ago
gave their lives in the Santa Maria (Pedestal) Convoy in August 1942." The George Cross Island Association has The Duke of Edinburgh as a patron and branches in the the South West and South East of the UK, as well as one in Malta. In April this... Read more
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News 8000
Haunted places around the worldloss about them that a haunting only exaggerates and amplifies," he reflects.Fo
News 8000 / Posted 13 hours ago
loss about them that a haunting only exaggerates and amplifies," he reflects.Forgotten worlds Other creepy spots include Edinburgh's Mary King's Close. This 17th century Scottish close was a plague-ridden cesspit in the 17th century. When the... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
‘Haunted Places’: Historian Explores World’s Most Spine-Chilling Spots in New Bookcentury Scottish close was a plague-ridden cesspit in the 17th century. When t
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 14 hours ago
century Scottish close was a plague-ridden cesspit in the 17th century. When the city’s more glamorous Royal Exchange, now Edinburgh City Chambers, was built in the 18th century, the street was closed off — its tragic past buried along with the... Read more
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Scotsman
Bute House closed for unplanned ‘essential works’Nicola Sturgeon’s official residence in Edinburgh has been closed to enable uns
Scotsman / Posted 14 hours ago
Nicola Sturgeon’s official residence in Edinburgh has been closed to enable unscheduled ‘essential works’ to be carried out. Bute House, a striking 18th century town house in the Capital’s historic Charlotte Square, was shut after routine monitoring... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Haunted places around the worldloss about them that a haunting only exaggerates and amplifies," he reflects.Fo
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 hours ago
loss about them that a haunting only exaggerates and amplifies," he reflects.Forgotten worlds Other creepy spots include Edinburgh's Mary King's Close. This 17th century Scottish close was a plague-ridden cesspit in the 17th century. When the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Gary Barlow apologises to fans over "technical issues" accessing concert ticketsnever played Forest Live before so I hope to see you there.”Read More The Back
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 hours ago
never played Forest Live before so I hope to see you there.”Read More The Back For Good hitmaker kicks off his solo tour in April in Edinburgh. It comes to the Manchester Apollo on May 3, 4 and 5 and includes the homecoming gig at Delamere on June... Read more
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Scotsman
Police confirm murder probe launched into death of Mark SquiresPolice have confirmed that the death of a man outside a pub in Edinburgh is bei
Scotsman / Posted 15 hours ago
Police have confirmed that the death of a man outside a pub in Edinburgh is being treated as murder. The death of Mark Squires is now being treated as a murder and enquiries are ongoing to identify those responsible. Police also confirmed that Mark... Read more
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Island Packet
He hooked up with men on an app, then texted 'I have HIV, lol. Whoops!’, cops sayScottish hairdresser Daryll Rowe is accused of giving people more than just hai
Island Packet / Posted 15 hours ago
Scottish hairdresser Daryll Rowe is accused of giving people more than just haircuts this Fall. Rowe, 26, of Edinburgh, England, is facing charges for allegedly pressuring men into unprotected sex without disclosing his status as a carrier of the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Flight of the Conchords announce ECHO arena date on UK tour - how to get ticketsparody folk duo from New Zealand have found themselves a cult following thanks
Liverpool Echo / Posted 15 hours ago
parody folk duo from New Zealand have found themselves a cult following thanks to their live performances at the likes of Edinburgh Fringe Festival.Flight of the Conchords are heading to the UK for the first time in seven years in 2018 They went... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bake Off's Flora Shedden opens her own artisan bakerymedia, telling fans she 'sold oot' Another added: 'Congratulations! Been follo
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
media, telling fans she 'sold oot' Another added: 'Congratulations! Been following bakery progress :) On my way from Edinburgh with hubby n dog! Nice end to our Hermitage trail xx.' Flora was one of the favourites on series six of the Bake... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Football fan who 'fell asleep on train' pees in bin after 'waking up in dark'the darkened carriage, swearing and apparently trying to get the doors open. T
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 hours ago
the darkened carriage, swearing and apparently trying to get the doors open. The Celtic fan, who is believed to be from Edinburgh, Scotland, had travelled to Glasgow on Saturday to watch his team beat Hibs 4-2. But he was, by then, seemingly so... Read more
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Daily Record
Watch as Celtic fan trapped on train films himself as he's forced to pee in binthen so desperate he relieves himself in a bin attached to the wall. It is bel
Daily Record / Posted 15 hours ago
then so desperate he relieves himself in a bin attached to the wall. It is believed he was travelling from Glasgow back to Edinburgh, but fell asleep and was somehow missed and left on board the train.Read More Using the Snapchat app, Jack begins... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Dubai: Bizarre reasons to get locked upStirling ACCIDENTALLY USING FAKE CURRENCY This isn’t a situation many of us w
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
Stirling ACCIDENTALLY USING FAKE CURRENCY This isn’t a situation many of us would find ourselves in, but this month an Edinburgh father was arrested and stripped of his passport for passing on a fake £20 note (about A$33) in Dubai. Billy... Read more
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News.com.au
Dubai: Bizarre reasons to get locked upUSING FAKE CURRENCY This isn’t a situation many of us would find ourselves in,
News.com.au / Posted 16 hours ago
USING FAKE CURRENCY This isn’t a situation many of us would find ourselves in, but this month an Edinburgh father was arrested and stripped of his passport for passing on a fake £20 note (about A$33) in Dubai. Billy... Read more
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Scotsman
National Museum exhibition to chart history of Scottish pop musicand talks will also be staged in the city during the six-month run of the exhib
Scotsman / Posted 16 hours ago
and talks will also be staged in the city during the six-month run of the exhibition, which will coincide with the Edinburgh International Festival and Fringe. The National Museum exhibition, which runs from 22 June-25 November next year,... Read more
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walesonline
Welsh rugby's winners and losers as Welshman crushed by fuming fansthe Siberian side registering a bonus point victory over reigning champions Sta
walesonline / Posted 16 hours ago
the Siberian side registering a bonus point victory over reigning champions Stade Francais last weekend, it was Edinburgh who ran out convincing winners this time round with Tovey helping orchestrate things. Tovey played a part in the... Read more
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Daily Record
Edinburgh vet saves baby bear with mystery illness by cutting out its tongueAn Edinburgh vet surgeon has saved a disfigured bear cub whose tongue was so sw
Daily Record / Posted 16 hours ago
An Edinburgh vet surgeon has saved a disfigured bear cub whose tongue was so swollen it had been dragging along the floor. Nyan htoo, which means 'bright', and his brother were were destined for illegal sale in China before they were rescued as cubs... Read more
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Daily Record
Cops open murder inquiry after death of 'absolute gent' Mark SquiresMark Squires from Edinburgh sustained a number of serious injuries during the i
Daily Record / Posted 16 hours ago
Mark Squires from Edinburgh sustained a number of serious injuries during the incident in a lane at the side of the city's Longstone Inn. Detective Inspector Dave Pinkney said: "Our thoughts and deepest sympathies remain with Mark's family at this... Read more
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International Business Times
Berlin Zoo hopes more sex will cure female panda's unusual 'reverse walking' habit mate in captivity. Tian Tian, Britain's only female giant panda, has been subje
International Business Times / Posted 16 hours ago
mate in captivity. Tian Tian, Britain's only female giant panda, has been subject to much public interest since her arrival at Edinburgh Zoo in 2011. The zoo's attempted panda breeding programme has not been a success despite a £640,000 annual... Read more
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Scotsman
John Hardie investigation is over allegation of cocaine useJohn Hardie’s suspension by Scottish Rugby and Edinburgh is for the alleged use
Scotsman / Posted 17 hours ago
John Hardie’s suspension by Scottish Rugby and Edinburgh is for the alleged use of cocaine. The 29-year-old has not failed a drugs test, but was suspended pending an inquiry after a concerned individual got in touch with Murrayfield to report his... Read more
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Scotsman
Craig Levein: Edinburgh derby hopes aided by Hearts-minded playersHearts manager Craig Levein will be relying on his home-grown players to show w
Scotsman / Posted 17 hours ago
Hearts manager Craig Levein will be relying on his home-grown players to show what it means to play in an Edinburgh derby. READ MORE - Hearts 1 - 0 St Johnstone: Lafferty fires Hearts above Hibs The Jambos make the short trip to Easter Road on... Read more
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express
Berlin Zoo's giant panda is walking BACKWARDS in protest – but could THIS be the cure?key feature of East-West relations with China loaning its symbolic animals to z
express / Posted 18 hours ago
key feature of East-West relations with China loaning its symbolic animals to zoos around the world for huge figures. RZSS Edinburgh Zoo has a £600,000 a year agreement with the Chinese authorities to loan pandas Tian Tian and partner Yang Guang... Read more
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