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Posthumous degree for student killed in A1 crash

6 hours 10 min ago
The 26-year-old died following an accident on the A1 near Dunbar, East Lothian, in December.
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Middle-aged workers 'spend more time sitting than pensioners'

7 hours 41 min ago
Researchers find 45 to 54-year-olds spend on average 7.8 hours per weekday sitting down.
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Wilfred Owen's first steps in Edinburgh re-enacted

7 hours 54 min ago
The war poet arrived from London by train in 1917 to be treated for shellshock at Craiglockhart Hospital.
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Blooming animations to open Edinburgh festival season

8 hours 18 min ago
The Bloom opening event in St Andrew Square will mark the beginning of the 2017 Edinburgh festival season.
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Financial services firm Computershare to create 300 jobs in Edinburgh

8 hours 44 min ago
Australian company Computershare is to open a new technology centre in Edinburgh next year.
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HMS Queen Elizabeth due to set sail from Rosyth for sea trials

13 hours 2 min ago
HMS Queen Elizabeth - the largest warship ever built for the Royal Navy - will leave Rosyth for sea trials.
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New approach to eczema treatment closer

19 hours 22 min ago
Scientists in Edinburgh indentify a compound released by sunlight which lessens symptoms.
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Prayers for priest found dead on beach

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 11:41
Father Martin Xavier Vazhachira was last seen alive at a church in Edinburgh on Tuesday.
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Missing priest found dead on beach

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 17:09
Father Martin Xavier Vazhachira was last seen alive at a church in Edinburgh on Tuesday.
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Hundreds turn out as Scotland marks Armed Forces Day

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 16:21
Parades in Edinburgh and Aberdeen are among 300 events held globally.
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Man and woman found badly hurt at Longniddry property

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 13:20
Police Scotland say they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.
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Edinburgh Airport 'most likely' for delays

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 00:26
More than 27% of flights to and from the capital faced delays of at least 15 minutes in the past year.
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Grenfell cladding not on Scots high rise blocks, says councils

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 16:52
No local authority or housing association high rise flats in Scotland have Grenfell Tower cladding.
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Concern for welfare of missing priest

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 16:27
The 33-year-old, who has been in Edinburgh since October, has not been seen for three days.
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Rapist guilty of attacks at Royal Blind School in Edinburgh

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 16:15
The attacks on his fellow pupils happened at the Royal Blind School in Edinburgh during the 1980s.
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Ruth Davidson made honorary Army Colonel

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 14:52
Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson is appointed honorary Colonel of her old Army regiment.
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St John's Hospital children's ward to close to in-patients

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 13:03
NHS Lothian said the closure of the children's unit was not permanent.
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Bomb maker who targeted fish company jailed

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:44
The 39-year-old admitted making explosive devices during on ongoing feud against his friend's employer.
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Your pictures of Scotland

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:53
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 16 and 23 June.
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Girl seriously hurt after being hit by car in Kennoway

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:34
The 12-year-old is being treated for serious head, chest and leg injuries following the accident in Kennoway.
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