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Sustainability explained through animation

Watch this short animated movie explaining sustainability created for RealEyes by Igloo Animations...

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Glasgow University west end development approved - BBC News

Glasgow University west end development approved - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
A Glasgow University development, worth about £1bn, is granted planning permission in principle.
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Malta's Azure Window collapses into the sea - BBC News

Malta's Azure Window collapses into the sea - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
The popular limestone arch was featured on the first episode of Game of Thrones and several films.
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CalMac passenger numbers up as fares fall - BBC News

CalMac passenger numbers up as fares fall - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Cheaper fares are credited with attracting more than five million passengers to the Clyde and Hebrides ferry network.
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'Record' January for Glasgow and Edinburgh airports - BBC News

'Record' January for Glasgow and Edinburgh airports - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Scotland's two busiest airports report their best January on record, following a marked increase in demand for international travel.
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Gatehouse of Fleet venue for first dark sky park conference - BBC News

Gatehouse of Fleet venue for first dark sky park conference - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
The first ever dark sky park conference to be held in Europe is to be staged in the south of Scotland.
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Borders Railway tourist impact revealed - BBC News

Borders Railway tourist impact revealed - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
New data shows a "significant improvement" in tourism levels after the opening of the Borders Railway.
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Dunscore heritage centre plan for Auschwitz victim Jane Haining - BBC News

Dunscore heritage centre plan for Auschwitz victim Jane Haining - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
A new heritage centre is to be opened celebrating the life of a Scots missionary who died in the Auschwitz concentration camp.
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Emirates airline introduces blankets recycled from plastic-bottles | The National

Emirates airline introduces blankets recycled from plastic-bottles | The National | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
The Dubai flag carrier has introduced an eco-friendly blanket for passengers in economy class on its airliners that are made from 100 per cent recycled plastic bottles.
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Barra flag recognition 'could boost economy' - BBC News

Barra flag recognition 'could boost economy' - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Campaigners say the official recognition of the Barra flag could boost the island's identity and economy.
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How US president-elect's tax plans could hurt Ireland - BBC News

How US president-elect's tax plans could hurt Ireland - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
One corner of Ireland is grateful to Donald Trump, but could his economic policies hurt US investment?
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Great Barrier Reef suffered worst bleaching on record in 2016, report finds - BBC News

Great Barrier Reef suffered worst bleaching on record in 2016, report finds - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
This year saw the worst-ever destruction of coral on the Great Barrier Reef, a new study finds.
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Historic town centres secure £6.2m regeneration funds - BBC News

Historic town centres secure £6.2m regeneration funds - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Historic town centres across Scotland are set to benefit from about £6.2m in regeneration funding.
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Facelift planned for Glasgow's 'Smartie tube' bridge - BBC News

Facelift planned for Glasgow's 'Smartie tube' bridge - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
The 30-year-old covered walkway between the SEC and Finnieston could be redeveloped with £5m from the Glasgow City Region City Deal.
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Talks held on future of jobs at CairnGorm Mountain - BBC News

Talks held on future of jobs at CairnGorm Mountain - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
The operator of the CairnGorm Mountain snowsports centre, near Aviemore, has started consulting staff on potential job losses at the site.
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Tree planting 'threatening' Scotland's grand vistas - BBC News

Tree planting 'threatening' Scotland's grand vistas - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Scotland's "dramatic open views and vistas" could be threatened by plans to increase woodland cover, mountaineers and gamekeepers say.
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Settle-Carlisle line: Tornado powers 12 scheduled services - BBC News

Settle-Carlisle line: Tornado powers 12 scheduled services - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
The return to steam power is part of the celebrations to mark the full reopening of the line after landslip damage.
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Film and broadcast location work worth £16m to Glasgow - BBC News

Film and broadcast location work worth £16m to Glasgow - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Glasgow City Council says its film office brought £16m to the local economy in 2016.
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Rio's iconic Maracana stadium abandoned - BBC News

Rio's iconic Maracana stadium abandoned - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Just months after the Olympics, a dispute over the condition of Brazil's Maracana stadium has erupted.
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Delights and challenges of the North Coast 500 - BBC News

Delights and challenges of the North Coast 500 - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Local residents and business owners describe the opportunities and challenges brought by the North Coast 500.
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Plan for Edinburgh tourist tax next spring - BBC News

Plan for Edinburgh tourist tax next spring - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
A tourist tax could be in place in Edinburgh from spring 2018 if a City Deal for the region is given the go-ahead, according to the council leader.
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Marvel superhero movie 'to be shot in Scotland' - BBC News

Marvel superhero movie 'to be shot in Scotland' - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Scenes for new superhero movie, Avengers: Infinity War, are to be shot in Scotland, according to newspaper reports.
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Planet Earth II: Attenborough's epic sign off - BBC News

Planet Earth II: Attenborough's epic sign off - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Watch David Attenborough's epic sign off as the acclaimed Planet Earth II came to its conclusion on Sunday night on BBC One.
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Green delight as Trump's Irish wall plans withdrawn - BBC News

Green delight as Trump's Irish wall plans withdrawn - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Donald Trump's plan to erect a huge sea wall at his Irish golf course has been withdrawn in the light of stiff opposition.
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Trump attacks 'awful' Scottish wind farms - BBC News

Trump attacks 'awful' Scottish wind farms - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Donald Trump urges Nigel Farage to campaign against wind farms in Scotland because he believes they "sully" the country's beauty.
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