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M74 upgrade unearths medieval settlement

M74 upgrade unearths medieval settlement | My Scotland | Scoop.it
1000 Year Old ‘Lost’ Village of Cadzow and other artefacts uncovered by archaeologists.
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Councillor quits SNP and accuses party HQ of ignoring bullying

Councillor quits SNP and accuses party HQ of ignoring bullying | My Scotland | Scoop.it
AN SNP politician has quit the party and launched a blistering attack on bosses who she accused of covering up abuse and bullying in local…
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SNP chief tells warring factions they must 'stick to the party's internal rules'

SNP chief tells warring factions they must 'stick to the party's internal rules' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SNP members have been warned to use internal rules to settle disputes amid a war between rival party factions in North Lanarkshire.
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Bid to stop plant which smells of rotting flesh

Bid to stop plant which smells of rotting flesh | My Scotland | Scoop.it
BIOSECURITY experts are desperately trying to stop a giant plant that smells like rotting flesh from invading Scotland.
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This Goat-Blood-Drinking Pagan Running to Replace Rubio Isn’t Welcome in Canada | VICE News

Augustus Sol Invictus is running for Congress in Florida, but he can't even enter Canada — he found that out the hard way last weekend, when he tried to attend a rally in Vancouver.
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Search begins for Scotland's new canine superstar 'Ambassadog'

Search begins for Scotland's new canine superstar 'Ambassadog' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
IT is home to one of the most famous dogs in the world, but now Scotland is looking to recruit a new canine superstar to promote tourism.
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VisitScotland launches search for ‘ambassadog’ for exciting adventures

VisitScotland launches search for ‘ambassadog’ for exciting adventures | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE search for the top dog in Scottish tourism has begun – as talent scouts hunt for their official “ambassadog”.
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SNP MP tried to claim nearly £137 worth of clothes on expenses after his luggage was lost

SNP MP tried to claim nearly £137 worth of clothes on expenses after his luggage was lost | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Phil Boswell is separately under investigation over spending on office costs
and for allegedly failing to register financial interests
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The not-so-changing face of Oor Wullie on his 80th anniversary - BBC News

The not-so-changing face of Oor Wullie on his 80th anniversary - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland's favourite "spiky-haired loon" Oor Wullie is celebrating his 80th anniversary - and looking good for it.
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Man convicted of 1830s murder by ‘second sight’ witness

Man convicted of 1830s murder by ‘second sight’ witness | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE hanging of 30-year-old Hugh Macleod attracted thousands to the streets of Inverness in the 1830s – but his murder conviction was anything but ordinary, as his trial was the only one ever in Scotland which allowed the old superstition of...
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SNP Opposes Longer Sunday Trading To 'Protect' Workers

SNP Opposes Longer Sunday Trading To 'Protect' Workers | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Plans to let shops open longer on Sunday have been plunged into doubt after the Scottish National Party renewed its pledge to vote against the flagship Government policy.

SNP MPs tonight decided &l...
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SNP vote threatens Sunday trading bill in England and Wales - FT.com

SNP vote threatens Sunday trading bill in England and Wales - FT.com | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Plans to extend Sunday shop opening hours could face defeat after the Scottish National party said it would oppose the proposals — despite having introduced similar measures in Scotland.
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Giant Bunny Finally Finds Perfect Home, Will Get To Stay In His Native Scotland |

Giant Bunny Finally Finds Perfect Home, Will Get To Stay In His Native Scotland | | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Last month we reported on a dog-sized rabbit in desperate need of a new home — now just under a month later Atlas the rabbit now has a permanent home.
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April Fools' Day 2016: how did the tradition originate and what are the best pranks?

April Fools' Day 2016: how did the tradition originate and what are the best pranks? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
April Fools' falls on a Friday this year, so keep an eye out for office
pranksters
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SNP councillor Marie Penman quits and accuses party of bullying ‘cover up’

SNP councillor Marie Penman quits and accuses party of bullying ‘cover up’ | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SNP councillor Marie Penman quits and accuses party of bullying ‘cover up’ - Read the Full Article
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Headteachers: Scotland's nursery expansion is "quantity not quality"

Headteachers: Scotland's nursery expansion is "quantity not quality" | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE focus on expanding nursery provision in Scotland has switched from the quality of education on offer to the quantity of hours available, a…
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Postcode data reveals crime hotspots of Scotland’s poverty-hit towns

Postcode data reveals crime hotspots of Scotland’s poverty-hit towns | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A LANARKSHIRE town has produced more young male criminals in the past four years than any other place in Scotland, new figures have revealed.
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Number of children dying on Scotland's roads down 50 per cent

Number of children dying on Scotland's roads down 50 per cent | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTLAND is also on track to meet "challenging" targets for cutting the overall number of fatalities and the number of youngsters who are seriously injured, says research.
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Politician Recounts Explosive 'Conspiracy Theory' Around The Sun's Queen Brexit Story

Politician Recounts Explosive 'Conspiracy Theory' Around The Sun's Queen Brexit Story | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland's deputy first minister has made an explosive suggestion about how The Sun newspaper's revelation that the Queen "backs Brexit" came about.

John Swinney recounted a "conspir...
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Crowds expected at independence 'reminder' rally

Crowds expected at independence 'reminder' rally | My Scotland | Scoop.it
INDEPENDENCE supporters are expected to flock to a rally next month less than two weeks before the Scottish Parliament election.
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Conference anti-fracking demo a 'major embarrassment' to Sturgeon, claims Labour

Conference anti-fracking demo a 'major embarrassment' to Sturgeon, claims Labour | My Scotland | Scoop.it
AN anti-fracking demonstration planned for the SNP conference will serve as a "major embarrassment" to Nicola Sturgeon, according to…
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Scotland's islands harness energy from the sea | Environment | DW.COM | 09.03.2016

Scotland's islands harness energy from the sea | Environment | DW.COM | 09.03.2016 | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Stand in the surf and you feel it: the push of a wave, the rush of a current. Now, engineers are finding ways to turn that power into electricity. The European Marine Energy Center in Scotland is ground zero for testing.
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Trade Union rights are Human rights, say SNP MEPs

Trade Union rights are Human rights, say SNP MEPs | My Scotland | Scoop.it
In an act of defiance against the UK Government’s proposed Trade Union Bill, SNP MEPs Alyn Smith and Ian Hudghton have added their support to an EU-wide campaign to promote trade union rights as human rights.
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Frank Ross takes SNP leadership from Sandy Howat

Frank Ross takes SNP leadership from Sandy Howat | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A SENIOR councillor with a reputation for backing large developments has been elected the new leader of the Capital’s 17-strong nationalist group.
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SNP and Tory rebels unite to block longer Sunday opening | The Times

SNP and Tory rebels unite to block longer Sunday opening | The Times | My Scotland | Scoop.it
At least 24 Tories are expected to rebel and form an “unholy alliance” with opposition parties to reject a bid to liberalise Sunday trading laws
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