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Kezia Dugdale says politics is ‘her life’ ahead of I’m A Celebrity debut

Former Labour leader Kezia Dugdale says she has no intention of quitting politics as she gets ready to appear on I’m A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!

Politics
Alexander McCall Smith has agreed to create the operetta to support fundraising efforts by colleagues at the Faculty of Advocates.

Alexander McCall Smith writes operetta inspired by child slavery case

Best-selling author Alexander McCall Smith has written a new operetta inspired by a nameless 17th century girl sold by her mother to a travelling showman to become a performing gymnast.

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Liam Gallagher will perform at Glasgow Green in June. Picture: PA

Liam Gallagher to headline Glasgow's TRNSMT festival

Liam Gallagher is to headline Glasgow’s TRNSMT festival next summer, it was announced today.

Entertainment
The opening of the revamped Aberdeen Art Gallery has been delayed for at least a year. PIC
 
� Gareth Hoskins Architects.

Year-long delay hits re-opening of Aberdeen Art Gallery

Aberdeen Art Gallery will remain closed for at least another year after a major delay hit the £30m redevelopment.

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Kezia Dugdale gears up for I'm A Celebrity...get me Out of Here appearance

Kezia Dugdale: I'll stand for election again in 2021

Former Labour leader Kezia Dugdale has said she is in politics for the "long-term" as she prepares for her introduction to the I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here camp.

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Kevin Bridges tickets ‘resold for £180’ as pre-sale ends

Tickets to see Kevin Bridges have been flogged on ticket touting sites minutes after they were released on pre-sale.

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Kezia Dugdale to face party questions after I’m a Celeb

Kezia Dugdale does not face suspension for going on ITV’s I’m a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! despite flying to Australia to join the reality TV show without her party’s permission.

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Brian Monteith: Why Kezia needs to shout ‘Get me out of here’

Why should we bother if it’s a great ­embarrassment to the ­Labour Party that one of its MSPs – and former Scottish leader to boot, Kezia Dugdale – should need three weeks away from her real job when she’s only just come back from the parliament’s October holiday?

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Scottish Labour's Richard Leonard should go on Beechgrove. Picture: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

Colin Montgomery: Politicians who should go on Casualty and Beechgrove

We really should be wary of the politics of condemnation.

Opinion 1
There are hopes to repopulate Ulva which once had a population of 600 but is now home to just six people. PIC: Contributed.

Ulva island buyout wins support in Australia

Hopes for a community buyout of Ulva have been boosted by a number of donations from Australia and several pledges from those keen to relocate and invest in the future of the tiny island.

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Gail Honeyman's debut novel has been snapped up by Hollywood star Reese Witherspoon.

Scots authors in running for Costa Book Awards

A Scottish author whose debut novel is being turned into a film by Hollywood star Reese Witherspoon is in the running for one of Britain’s top literary honours.
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The Great Fire of Edinburgh lasted for five days and destroyed many historic buildings on the Royal Mile. Picture: Wikimedia Commons

How the Great Fire of Edinburgh helped create the modern fire service

We’ve all heard of the Great Fire of London, but few know about Edinburgh‘s similarly devastating disaster.

Edinburgh
Curator Adrienne Hynes with part of Bonnie Prince Charlie's travelling canteen, one of the star objects in the exhibition.

National Museum breaks two million visitor barrier for the first time

A blockbuster exhibition on Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites has helped propel visitor numbers at Scotland’s busiest ever visitor attraction through the two million barrier for the first time.
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Poltalloch House, Kilmartin, has not been inhabited since the 1950s. PIC: Skyler Brown.

Decaying Highland estate of former slave trader captured by photographer

It was home to some of Scotland’s wealthiest lairds who forged their fortune largely in the sugar cane plantations of Jamaica.

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First pictures: Kezia Dugdale in I’m a Celeb jungle outfit

The first pictures have emerged of former Scottish Labour Leader Kezia Dugdale in her I’m a Celebrity... Get me Out of Here attire.

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‘Who is Kezia Dugdale?’: English media reacts to I’m A Celeb appearance

AS KEZIA Dugdale begins her stint in the I’m A Celebrity jungle media organisations south of the border are feeling the need to explain who she is.

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Tallia Storm is to appear on Celebs go Dating. Picture; Getty

Tallia Storm named in Celebs go Dating line-up

Scottish singer Tallia Storm is amongst the new cast of E4’s Celebs Go Dating.

Edinburgh
Highland MilitaryTattoo at Fort George, near Inverness, in 2016. 

Pic: Paul Campbell/Contributed.

Axe falls on Highland Military Tattoo

The Highland Military Tattoo has been axed after racking up repeated losses.

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The Barrelhouse Bar and Grill picked up two awards, with actress Kym Marsh giving out their award.

Revamped Edinburgh establishment named as UK Bar of the Year

Just a year after opening, a Capital establishment has won out against more than 1,000 pubs and bars around the UK to take home two top industry awards.

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A drone attack was set and filmed in Edinburgh by campaigners and released online to coincide a United Nations summit which heard about the looming dangers of killer robots

Killer drone attacks filmed in Edinburgh to highlight artificial intelligence fears

A drone attack was set and filmed in Edinburgh for a United Nations summit that heard stark warnings about the growing danger of killer robots.

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