Sean Connery

Sean Connery

The Fife village of Lassodie that vanished when the pits closed

There is little that remains of Lassodie in Fife, a mining village once home to some 2,000 people, a pub, a school and a tavern.

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Sean Connery backs Bonnyrigg Rose in Hibs cup tie

HE’S the former Bonnyrigg Rose player who went on to become an international showbiz sensation.

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Life study of Sean Connery, 1952 by Richard Demarco, with thanks to Giclee UK.

Sean Connery: How ‘Mr Oddjob’ became 007

THOMAS Sean Connery had more jobs in his early days than you could shake a martini at.

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Sir Sean Connery has revealed he believes independence is inevitable. Picture: Jane Barlow

Scottish independence ‘will come in time’ - Sean Connery

SIR Sean Connery has insisted that it’s ‘only a matter of time’ before Scotland is an independent country.

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Sean Connery in From Russia With Love in 1963

Sean Connery’s birthday: 85 facts about ‘Big Tam’

Think you Dr No everything about one of Edinburgh’s most famous sons? Sir Sean Connery turns 85 today and to celebrate we have put together 85 well-known and perhaps not-so-well known facts about the acting legend. Shhho, without further ado it’s Happy Birthday Big Tam!

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