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Murder accused 'confessed' to killing ex-fiancée

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 19:30
Frazer Neil, 25, is accused of raping and murdering Hannah Dorans, 21, in an Edinburgh flat.
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Gender pay gap revealed at City of Edinburgh Council

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 16:49
The City of Edinburgh Council releases figures showing a gender pay gap of 5% for all staff.
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Police appeal after attempted murder in Livingston

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:51
A man is found with serious injuries and police believe the incident is related to an earlier disturbance.
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Pedestrian critical after being hit by car in Edinburgh

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 13:24
She is being treated in hospital after being hit by a Mercedes GL car on Southhouse Avenue in Edinburgh.
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Man charged following Meadows robberies in Edinburgh

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:28
An 18-year-old has been charged after two robberies in which mobile phones were taken in Edinburgh.
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Man jailed for raping woman in Markinch

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:10
The 29-year-old was sentenced after being found guilty of the attack in Markinch in February this year.
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Barry Ferguson offered Kelty Hearts manager's job

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 19:32
Kelty Hearts make former Scotland and Rangers captain Barry Ferguson an offer to become their new manager.
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Image issued over serious assault case in Portobello

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 14:20
Detectives want anyone who recognises the man in the picture to come forward.
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Edinburgh Airport has busy September but 'below European average'

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 13:27
The latest figures follow a busy summer, with July breaking records for any Scottish airport.
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Dispersal zone plan for Bonfire Night in Edinburgh

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 12:27
Police could use riot equipment and set up strict dispersal zones if trouble erupts during Bonfire Night.
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Dog walker injured after attack by gang in Winchburgh

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 11:18
The 41-year-old man was in a park near in Winchburgh in West Lothian when they started a row with him.
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'Miss M' awarded damages after suing the man who raped her

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 00:33
A woman, known as 'Miss M’, won £80,000 in damages in a private civil action from a man who had been cleared of raping her after a night out in Scotland.
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Accommodating refugees

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 00:04
The plight of refugees fleeing war inspired Scottish businessman Charlie MacGregor to set up a charity to try to help.
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Man dies on beach after beer festival near Longniddry

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 12:49
Police say the man, who was in his 20s, had attended the Oktoberfest event in Longniddry, East Lothian.
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Man and woman rescued from fire at Edinburgh flats

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 11:28
A dog from one of the flats in Edinburgh was also resuscitated by firefighters using special equipment.
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Edinburgh '100%' should have beaten Montpellier in Champions Cup - Richard Cockerill

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 18:08
Edinburgh "100%" should have beaten Montpellier in their Champions Cup opener, says Richard Cockerill.
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Gaelic Ambassador of the Year announced at Royal National Mod

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 12:35
Eilidh Cormack, 22, from Portree, says she is "absolutely delighted" to receive the award.
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First new ScotRail train back on track after fault fixed

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 11:57
ScotRail says the first of three trains taken out of service over a technical fault is back in operation.
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Flood warnings in place for Scotland after storm Callum

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 10:08
Heavy rain continues to cause problems for parts of Scotland, with the Rest and Be Thankful still closed.
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Edinburgh loses fund management work

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 20:51
Scottish Widows moves investment to American-based asset management group BlackRock.
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