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Scottish judo is now grappling with an uncertain future despite medal euphoria

Scottish judo is now grappling with an uncertain future despite medal euphoria. Doug Gillon. Sports writer. Monday 28 July 2014. J UDO'S mat finish at the Commonwealth Games has put a high-gloss gilt on the 2014 medal table. J UDO'S mat finish at the …

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Scottish boxer Joe Ham to turn professional after Glasgow …

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Glasgow 2014: Teeange Scots boxer Reece McFadden sees off England's …

SCOTTISH flyweight Reece McFadden claimed he looked into the eyes of Charlie Edwards and knew his confident quest for Commonwealth Games gold would continue following their battle at the SECC. The 19-year-old from Forgewood had beaten the …

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Scots athletes: record medal tally | UK | News | Daily Express

SCOTLAND was last night on course to smash its Commonwealth Games record — and it was only Day Four.

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FT investors mag: Westminster downplay oil cash

“We think that Westminster has been deliberately downplaying the potential of the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) ahead of September's referendum on Scottish independence. The Department of Energy has certainly been far more subdued than it was at the …

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Edinburgh house prices high above Scottish average

The average cost of a home in Scotland's capital now exceeds £229,000 compared to a Scottish average of £160,000. And estate agents in Edinburgh are warning that there is the potential for a mini property bubble in the capital as supply has not kept …

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Scottish Labrador litter may be largest ever

A Scottish black Labrador has delivered one of the biggest litters ever recorded for the breed. When Annie became pregnant vets thought she would have a litter of three to six puppies, but once she went into labour small bundles of fur just kept arriving.

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Scottish ministers withdraw support for UK-Russia Year of Culture

The move by the Scottish and UK Governments to distance themselves from the Year of Culture is aimed at signalling disapproval at recent events in Ukraine. However, the Scottish decision may also be viewed as an attempt to make amends for First …

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Record number of Scottish parks gain Green Flag environment award

A record number of parks have been given a special award to recognise the quality of their environment. A total of 59 parks across the country have been honoured with a Green Flag this year. The award scheme, which is administered by the charity Keep …

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Scot Referendum: exodus if yes vote | UK | News | Daily …

TENS of thousands of Scots could leave the country if there is a Yes vote in September's referendum, a new poll suggests.

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Scottish jihadi who may have links to ISIS captured in Syria by Kurdish group

Selman Marchbanks is believed to have been seized after being involved in a bitter battle with Kurdish militiamen. Radicalised Marchbanks, who claims he is from Scotland, is said to have been taken by members of the YPG, a guerrilla organisation with …

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Fran Jurga`s Hoof Blog: News from Hoofcare + Lameness …

Congratulations to Scottish farrier David Varini, who has just been declared the winner of the European Farriery Championship, held this weekend in England.

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Rangers offer fans assurances over Ibrox future

Rangers, who won promotion to the Scottish Championship last season, have already admitted fresh income will be required over the next year to meet running costs, with losses of nearly £70m announced for the first 18 months since the club was reformed …

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Rona Munro: bringing sex, Scottish kings and Sarah Lund to the stage

Sex. Death. Sophie Grabol of The Killing. Rona Munro's royal Scottish trilogy has it all bar the Game of Thrones dragons. The author of a trilogy of plays about the first three Stewart kings of Scotland — I beg you: read on, book now — admits she …

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Scottish 13-year-old Erraid Davies wins bronze in women's 100m breaststroke SB9

Shetland schoolgirl Erraid Davies won a bronze medal in the women's 100m breaststroke SB9 final at Glasgow 2014 after the 13-year-old set a new personal best for the second time in a day. Scotland's youngest-ever Comonwealth Games competitor had …

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Glasgow 2014: Scottish cyclist Chris Pritchard proposes after race

Scottish cyclist Chris Pritchard adds a touch of romance to the end of the track cycling programme, proposing to his partner Amanda Ball in the stands at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome. The 31-year-old, who had just finished competing in the keirin and …

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Clydebank MSP Gil Paterson: Your man at the Scottish Parliament

Clydebank MSP Gil Paterson: Your man at the Scottish Parliament. Print. Published: 27 Jul 2014 14:00. THERE has been a staggering increase in the number of people hit by Westminster benefit cuts, highlighting the need for a Yes vote on September 18 so …

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Scottish wealth per head higher than UK: SNP

“Scotland is an immensely wealthy country and these figures only underline just how that wealth compares internationally,” said Kenneth Gibson, the SNP Member of Scottish Parliament. He added that a yes vote in this year's referendum will give the …

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Scottish independence: 700000 could leave if Yes

“We can have the best of both worlds for Scotland – a strong Scottish Parliament, with more powers for Scotland guaranteed, backed up by the strength, security and stability of being part of the larger UK. Only separation puts that at risk.” SEE ALSO:.

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Broadband boost for rural Scotland – News stories – GOV.UK

More than 90,000 homes and businesses in 18 local authority areas across Scotland will be next to get fibre broadband in the latest phase of the £410 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme. Scottish …

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German broadcast deal for Scottish Premiership – Sports …

German broadcast deal for Scottish Premiership, Soccer Broadcast news from SportsPro Media Europe.

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Scottish Power wires not-so-smart meter while npower …

The problem stemmed from an error by an engineer sent out by the Brotherton's previous supplier, Scottish Power, who failed to wire a new meter correctly. Instead of … 2013-2014 M2M Now – Machine to Machine News.

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Scots police ignored our warnings over Black Widower | UK …

THE woman who survived a murder attempt by Black Widower Malcolm Webster has spoken about the lost “years” spent trying to get Scottish police to take action against him. … TODAY'S PAPER. todays-paper. Sunday, 27th July 2014. See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, order back issues and use the historic Daily Express […]

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Fears over impact of Scottish independence on access to healthcare for Berwick …

Fear have bee raised that a vote for Scottish independence could limit access to healthcare for residents in Northumberland. Many people in Berwick and surrounding area travel over the border to use health services such as Borders General Hospital at …

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Scottish Crime author ditches the rat race to begin a new chapter and enjoy …

“My second Scott Cullen book, Devil in the Detail, is No1 in the Scottish crime chart on Amazon just now. “It's just been insane. And because I'm self-published, I get a lot more of the money. I get 70 per cent of the royalties. I'd only get about 10 …

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Scottish rugby sevens medal hopes snuffed out by dominant South Africa

Scottish hopes for a medal in the rugby sevents at Ibrox were brutally snuffed out by a dominant South African side. Another 45,000-strong turned out at the home of football giants Rangers for the second day of action – with the loudest cheer reserved …

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20 funny Scottish pictures that have gone viral

We've searched the internet high and low to find the funniest Scottish pictures that have been doing the rounds on social media. Check out our picture gallery to see our selection of funny Scottish images that have went viral. If we've missed any out …

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Labour energy minister Caroline Flint reveals no regrets over Scottish dad who …

LABOUR MP reveals her shock when, as a child, she discovered the man she had thought was her dad wasn't her biological father. Share; Share; Tweet; +1; Email. Justin Williams/REX. Caroline Flint MP. SHADOW energy minister Caroline Flint was 10 when …

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English accents pipe up in Scottish independence debate

“We really need a kick-start for constitutional change in the UK, and Scottish independence is by far the biggest chance of getting it. Independence would shake things up.” To those who see Scottish independence as driven by old-fashioned nationalism …

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Champions League: Ronny Deila tells Celtic side they have no excuses against …

Ronny Deila has told his Celtic side they will have "no excuses" for failing to perform at the home of Scottish rugby in the second leg of their Champions League second qualifying round tie against KR Reykjavik on Tuesday night. The match is being …

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Glasgow 2014: 'No question' of Red Arrows changing smoke trails

There was "no question" the Red Arrows would change the colour of smoke trails to represent the Scottish flag at the Glasgow 2014 opening ceremony, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon says. It follows reports the RAF aerobatic team was forced to change …

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Scottish Professional Football League box clever and double television audience

SNS Group. SPFL commercial director Scott Steedman (left) with chief executive Neil Doncaster. VIEWING figures for Scottish football have nearly doubled since the SPFL came into being. While the exact numbers for last season are being kept under wraps …

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St Johnstone boss believes Scottish teams are getting it Wright in European …

Their win in Holland has given Scottish football another boost and the league is getting more confident about itself. “There has been a different approach to it in the last couple of years. Nobody has been moaning about playing teams in mid-season. “I …

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Scottish independence: 700000 would leave if Yes

“We can have the best of both worlds for Scotland – a strong Scottish Parliament, with more powers for Scotland guaranteed, backed up by the strength, security and stability of being part of the larger UK. Only separation puts that at risk.” SEE ALSO:.

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Scotland lawn bowls team narrowly miss out on … – STV Sport

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