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Rise of 43% in homeless households found in Scotland

BBC News - Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland - Mon, 06/04/2018 - 00:28
A report commissioned by Social Bite recommends that less use is made of temporary accommodation.
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Speedway – Summers tops Bandits list again

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 23:47
SGB Championship: Newcastle Diamonds 47, Berwick Bandits 43 Berwick Bandits pushed Newcastle Diamonds hard but lost 47-43 in the SGB Championship on Tyneside. Bandits, who cut down Diamonds 57-32 in the Borders on Saturday, were only two points adrift at 43-41 going into the final heat. But Ludvig Lindgren kept his cool to win the […]
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Police trace woman who game medical assistance following Maybury crash

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 20:29
Police hunting the driver of an Audi which caused a fatal collision near to the Maybury roundabout have spoken to the woman who gave medical assistance to the occupants of the BMW after a media appeal. Officers are still keen to speak to the occupants of a small dark hatchback which was travelling north on the Maybury Roundabout at […]
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Hibs online jersey sale surpasses last year

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 20:12
Online sales for the new Hibs’ home jersey have surpassed those of last year for the same opening period. Unveiled under lights at Easter Road on Friday night, the new home kit retains the traditional white sleeves with a striking diamond feature as bottle green fades into emerald. The jersey is accompanied by white shorts and emerald […]
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Hockey – Scotland v Ireland – ‘The Celtic Series’, Match 3

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 19:50
Ireland hand out 3-0 whitewash to Scots in Glasgow Ireland saw off a determined Scots side to win all three matches in ‘The Celtic Series’ at the National Hockey Centre in Glasgow. Taking the series on Saturday with their second win from two, they cruised to victory in the third match to win the series […]
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Edinburgh boxer stripped of licence after accepting assault charge

Edinburgh Evening News - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 18:54
An Edinburgh boxer has said he is “ashamed and embarrassed” after having his licence revoked.
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Fishing – Jimmy’s trout tipped the balance

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 18:53
Gary Gormley and Jimmy Rhind booked their place in a Lothians-based heat in of Britain’s top fly fishing competitions. The pair from Speyside bagged eight fish for a total of 27lbs 6oz in the latest heat of the Scierra Pairs at Morton Fishings near Edinburgh. And Jimmy landed the biggest fish of the day, a […]
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Police called after man carrying toy mistaken for having ‘a machete’ at Meadows Festival

Edinburgh Evening News - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 14:13
Police were called to a family festival after receiving reports of a man armed with a “machete”.
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