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Second teenager arrested over death of Shaun Woodburn

A SECOND teenager has been arrested in connection with the death of a junior footballer.

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Larnach Castle, Dunedin, New Zealand. PIC: Contributed.

5 “Scottish” castles around the world

For those who left Scotland to make their fortune, nothing said they had made it more than building a castle just like those found at home.

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Jabil announces closure

Job cuts at Jabil electronics plant in Livingston

Hundreds of jobs could be cut at Jabil electronics plant in Livingston after they announced plans to close today.

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Picture: Copyright Dan Mosley for Beltane Fire Society

Fire festival under threat from ‘strict regulations’

A POPULAR fire festival is threatened by a new policy around public gatherings in the Capital, organisers say.

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John Lennon and Yoko Ono, with their children, Julian, left, and Kyoko, on holiday at Durness, in Sutherland, in 1969. PIC: PA.

John Lennon and his holidays in the Scottish Highlands

It was a place where John Lennon was to bring his own children to share his love of long summers in the Highlands.

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Colin Skilbeck

Woman charged with murder of Colin Skilbeck

A WOMAN has appeared in court charged with murder following the death of a man.

Crime
The final piece joining up the new Queensferry Crossing was put in place last month.

Fears over completion of Queensferry Crossing

FEARS are growing that the new Queensferry Crossing will not be ready by the revised completion date at the end of May.

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Satisfaction with Lothian Buses' punctuality has fallen to 85 per cent compared to 91 per cent in 2013. Picture: Lothian Buses

Satisfaction with Lothian Buses punctuality at four-year low

Passengers with Lothian Buses are more disgruntled with delayed services than at any other time in at least the last four years.

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Filming for the new Avengers film is underway in Cockburn Street Edinburgh. Picture: W Marr/Deadline News

Avengers stars show off stunts on Cockburn Street

PICTURES from on location filming of the new Avengers movie in Edinburgh show a stuntwoman flying through the air and into a shop window.

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Three men have been injured after a car overturned onto its roof following a crash with another vehicle on South Gyle Broadway. Picture: BBC Scotland

Three injured after South Gyle collision

Three men have been taken to hospital after two cars collided this morning in west Edinburgh.

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The Commons falls silent to remember yesterday's victims

Silence to remember victims of Westminster attack

A MINUTE’S silence was observed at the Scottish Parliament this morning in solidarity with colleagues at Westminster who started today’s business by pausing to remember those killed and injured in yesterday’s terrorist attack.

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Dianne Philbin is aiming to claim the title of Scotland's Best Barber

Dianne delighted to make the cut . .

An Edinburgh barber is bidding to be named the best in the country after making it through to the live final of Scotland’s biggest barbering competition.

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Pledge: Council leader Andrew Burns. Picture: Contributed

Praise for Labour’s parking levy pledge

ENVIRONMENT campaigners have welcomed the pledge in Labour’s council election manifesto for Edinburgh to lobby for the power to introduce a workplace parking levy.

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Indyref2 debate at Holyrood postponed until Tuesday

A suspended vote on a possible second Scottish independence referendum will take place next Tuesday, Holyrood has confirmed.

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Sarra Hoy with her son Callum.

Sarra Hoy becomes premature birth charity ambassador

The wife of cyclist Sir Chris Hoy has told how the shock experience of giving birth to a premature baby has propelled her into a key charity role.

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A total of 59.2 per cent said they either supported or strongly supported the lower maximum speed. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Six out of 10 capital residents ‘back 20mph limits’

SIX out of ten city residents back the general principle of 20mph limits in the Capital, according to the council’s annual survey.

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Police continue their search for the body of Lise Fredette. Picture: Contributed

Edinburgh OAP on trial in Canada accused of murder

A PENSIONER who emigrated from the Capital has gone on trial in Canada accused of murdering his ex-girlfriend and hiding her body.

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Gordon McLeod was earing a high visibility vest

Intruder foiled by ‘Still Game’ pensioners is jailed

A MAN who pretended to be a council worker in a callous attempt to force his way into a pensioner’s home, only to see his plans foiled by two brave OAPs, has been jailed for three years.

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ERI staff are braced for a huge parking hike. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Outcry over rise in Edinburgh Royal Infirmary parking fees

Staff, patients and vistors are facing huge price hikes in car-parking charges at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary as NHS Lothian look to deal with increasing demand for spaces.

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Westminster terror attack: Five dead and 40 injured

Four people including a police officer were killed and 40 injured when a knife-wielding terrorist brought horror to the gates of Westminster.

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