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Times drops paywall for Jubilee weekend - Brand Republic News

Times drops paywall for Jubilee weekend - Brand Republic News | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
The Times and The Sunday Times will throw their websites open and make The Sunday Times app available for a free trial this Saturday and Sunday (2 June and 3 June) to celebrate the Queen‘s Diamond Jubilee.
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Knit artist kits out Gormley men

Knit artist kits out Gormley men | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Two of sculptor Antony Gormley's iron men on Crosby beach in Merseyside are given a multi-coloured cover-up by a guerrilla knitwear artist.
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Rugby fanatic dies days after discovering rare blood disease | Deadline News

Rugby fanatic dies days after discovering rare blood disease | Deadline News | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A FORMER captain of St Andrews University rugby team was killed within days by a horrifying disease which destroyed almost all the platelets in his...
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Golf: On the home front in battle at the Braids - Golf - Scotsman.com

Golf: On the home front in battle at the Braids - Golf - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
AT least one Braids club will still be standing in the quarter-finals of the 113th Evening News Dispatch Trophy later this week as one of tonight’s third-round ties is a tasty tussle between Edinburgh Western and Braids United.
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Single glass of wine will put motorists in Scotland over the drink limit | Herald Scotland

Single glass of wine will put motorists in Scotland over the drink limit | Herald Scotland | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
MOTORISTS in Scotland are to face tougher drink-driving laws that will put some over the legal threshold after just one glass of wine.
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Top 5 reasons Franchitti won the Indy 500

Top 5 reasons Franchitti won the Indy 500 | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
1: Experience — It was not Franchitti’s first dance at the Greatest Spectacle in Racing.
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Thousands run Edinburgh marathon

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More than 23,000 runners from 100 countries take part in the Edinburgh marathon, which was held in glorious sunshine.
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Police keep rival marches apart

Police keep rival marches apart | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Police in Edinburgh keep apart two rival marches which gathered for rallies close to St Andrew's house.
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Five Things To Do In Edinburgh: Saturday May 26 - What's On - Scotsman.com

Five Things To Do In Edinburgh: Saturday May 26 - What's On - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Your picks of nights out in the city...
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Fire at famous Edinburgh landmark prompts scores of 999 calls

Fire at famous Edinburgh landmark prompts scores of 999 calls | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
The blaze broke out on the summit of Arthur’s Seat in Edinburgh on Thursday night.
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Scottish independence campaign has stalled, says Alistair Darling

Scottish independence campaign has stalled, says Alistair Darling | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Poll commissioned by anti-independence campaign finds only a third of Scots want to leave UK...
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Hearts fan crushed by bus in big day horror - Edinburgh Evening News - Scotsman.com

Hearts fan crushed by bus in big day horror - Edinburgh Evening News - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A HEARTS fan has been left seriously injured in hospital after being crushed by a supporters’ bus near Hampden – moments after his team won the Scottish Cup.
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How Victorian mother rocked Edinburgh with divorce scandal - Features - Scotsman.com

How Victorian mother rocked Edinburgh with divorce scandal - Features - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
VICTORIAN Edinburgh – the New Town was in its infancy, the age of Scottish Enlightenment had set a spark in the city which still blazed with intellectual thought and brilliant ideas, and the city’s well-heeled society mingled at lavish dinner...
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Financial adviser fined £60,000

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An Scottish independent financial adviser is fined £60,000 by the FSA for advising clients to invest in unsuitable products.
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Nat Fraser guilty of wife murder

Nat Fraser guilty of wife murder | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Nat Fraser is found guilty for a second time of murdering his estranged wife Arlene, who disappeared in 1998.
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Chris Paterson among inductees in University of Edinburgh hall of fame - Top Rugby Stories - Scotsman.com

SCOTTISH rugby’s most-capped player, Chris Paterson, is being recognised by the University of Edinburgh, where he spent three years studying to become a teacher.
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Hopes Forth Bridge heritage status will engineer tourism boost - Transport - Scotsman.com

Hopes Forth Bridge heritage status will engineer tourism boost - Transport - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A TOURISM bonanza awaits the Lothians if the Forth Bridge is granted World Heritage Site status, experts said today.
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Morning Briefing: Tycoon Sir Tom Farmer backs devo-max - Edinburgh Evening News - Scotsman.com

Morning Briefing: Tycoon Sir Tom Farmer backs devo-max - Edinburgh Evening News - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
CAPITAL tycoon Sir Tom Farmer has revealed he does not support full independence for Scotland but instead backs the devo-max option of fiscal autonomy.
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Trainspotting and Iron Maiden top Jubilee poll - Telegraph

Trainspotting and Iron Maiden top Jubilee poll   - Telegraph | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A film about herion addicts and a heavy metal album featuring songs about the devil and mutant telepathic children have been voted as the cultural high-points of the Queen’s reign, a major poll has revealed.
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Marathon runners warned ahead of sizzling weekend | Herald Scotland

Marathon runners warned ahead of sizzling weekend | Herald Scotland | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
EXPERTS have warned runners to take extra precautions ahead of tomorrow's Edinburgh Marathon as the Met Office predicts the May heatwave will continue over the weekend.
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Campaign for independence begins - News - Fife Today

Campaign for independence begins - News - Fife Today | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A major campaign to persuade people in Scotland to vote for independence has been launched, with Hollywood star Brian Cox telling people: "We have arrived at the moment to realise our potential."...
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Campaign for Scottish independence launched - Telegraph

Campaign for Scottish independence launched - Telegraph | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
The campaign to break up Britain today urged a million Scots to sign a new declaration of independence but admitted it will not provide any details of how a separate country would operate.
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First blow to Darling as Yes campaign launched | Herald Scotland

First blow to Darling as Yes campaign launched | Herald Scotland | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
ALISTAIR Darling has made the first major assault of the No campaign against independence by seeking to spike the guns of Alex Salmond's glittering Yes Scotland launch today.
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Sainsburys to cook up a treat

Sainsburys to cook up a treat | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Local supermarket Sainsburys is cooking up a treat tonight at Drylaw Neighbourhood Centre. A chef from the Supermarket giant will be doing cooking demonstrations tonight starting at 7pm. If you wou...
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Flats torn down on railway route

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A block of flats in Galashiels is torn down in order to make way for the reopening of the Borders to Edinburgh railway.
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