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Paul Hanlon believes that Hibs deserved more from yesterday’s game

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 09:50
Hibs’ long serving defender Paul Hanlon believes that the team deserved more from yesterday’s game against Aberdeen after dominating possession for long periods. Only a piece of magic from Kenny McLean and Gary Mackay-Stevens separated the teams after a hard fought 90 minutes with Hibs having 16 shots at goal. Hanlon admits that the whole […]
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Ice hockey – Brooks double sinks Capitals

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 22:58
Brendan Brooks claimed a double as Braehead Clan snapped a four-game losing streak. The former Fife Flyers forward struck in the first and final periods as Clan beat Edinburgh Capitals 5-3. Clan led 4-1 at one stage but Edinburgh claimed two goals in just over one, third-period minute to bring the score back to 4-3 […]
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Speedway – Morris is champion

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 22:52
Nick Morris of Berwick Bandits powered to victory in the Championship Riders’ individual meeting at Glasgow. Former Grand Prix rider Chris Harris was second with Glasgow Tigers star Richie Worrall third. Tigers’ Richard Lawson was also in the final but came fourth.
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Spartans Through to Third Round of William Hill Scottish Cup

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 20:40
Spartans 5 Clachnacuddin 0 William Hill Scottish Cup 2nd Round, Saturday 14th October 2017 – Ainslie Park Lowland League side Spartans overcame Highland League opposition Clachnacuddin 5-0 in the William Hill Scottish Cup second round in Edinburgh on Saturday. Two goals apiece from David Greenhill and Jamie Dishington added to the opening goal from Blair […]
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Hearts Record Fine Win at Ross County

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 20:10
Ross County 1 Hearts 2 Ladbrokes Premiership, Saturday 14th October 2017 – Global Energy Stadium  Hearts returned from their trip to Dingwall on Saturday a happy band as they defeated Ross County 2-1 at the Global Energy Stadium (or Victoria Park as I remember it) Jamie Walker was the match-winning hero, his goal coming on […]
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Ross County 1-2 Hearts: Craig Levein relieved to emerge with away win

BBC News - Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 19:55
Hearts manager Craig Levein and Ross County counterpart Owen Coyle reflect on Hearts' win in Dingwall.
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Scottish Cup: Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale stun Stirling Albion, McAllister nets five

BBC News - Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 19:32
Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale beat Stirling in the Scottish Cup as Rory McAllister scores five of Peterhead's nine goals against Colville Park.
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Raith Rovers stretch their lead at the top of League One

BBC News - Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 18:10
Raith stretch their lead at the top of League One to five points after beating Arbroath 2-0 and seeing nearest challengers Ayr slip up.
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Aberdeen take all three points after pulsating 90 minutes at Easter Road

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 17:43
Aberdeen emerged victorious after a pulsating and often ill-tempered 90 minutes in front of a packed Easter Road this afternoon. Neil Lennon kept faith with the starting XI that drew with champions Celtic in Glasgow two weeks ago. Ross Laidlaw retained his place after Ofir Marciano was given ‘paternity leave’ following the recent birth of […]
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Edinburgh’s Gaelic Football Ladies team aiming for British success

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 13:49
  Dunedin Connollys Ladies are aiming to win their fourth British title in four years when they line up against old foes John Mitchels of Liverpool in the All-Britain Intermediate Championship Final this weekend in Leeds. Connollys Ladies reached the final at the end of last month after beating Parnells of London, gaining revenge for […]
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Livingston v Dundee United

BBC News - Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 13:48
Live coverage followed by match report of Saturday's Scottish Championship game between Livingston and Dundee United.
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Queen of the South v Dunfermline Athletic

BBC News - Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 13:48
Live coverage followed by match report of Saturday's Scottish Championship game between Queen of the South and Dunfermline Athletic.
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Delays as M8 closed after caravan smashes into barrier

STV News - Edinburgh & East Scotland - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 13:09

A section of the M8 was closed after a caravan smashed into a barrier.

The crash happened on the busy route heading eastbound between junction two Claylands and junction one Hermiston Gait, Edinburgh.

Other vehicles were on the hard shoulder after the smash at midday on Saturday.

Huge delays were caused and drivers were warned to avoid the area.

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VIDEO : At the Scottish National Portrait Gallery – When we were young

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 12:08
WHEN WE WERE YOUNG: PHOTOGRAPHS OF CHILDHOOD FROM THE NATIONAL GALLERIES OF SCOTLAND 14 October 2017 – 15 April 2018 Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 1 Queen Street, Edinburgh EH2 1JD Admission FREE nationalgalleries.org | 0131 624 6200 #WhenWeWereYoung Part of Photography Scotland’s 2017 Season of Photography The magic and wonder of childhood will be the subject […]
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Police and Government launch “Hate has no home in Scotland” initiative

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 10:01
Police and the Scottish Government have launched a new campaign to tackle hate crime in Scotland. The “Hate has no home in Scotland” initiative aims to increase the understanding and reporting of crimes. The campaign will highlight the role of bystanders in speaking out against such crimes and reporting them to police. The scheme launches during […]
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Marvin Bartley believes that Celtic draw will give team added confidence against ‘Dons

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 09:57
Hibs’ midfielder Marvin Bartley believes that last week’s draw with Celtic in Glasgow will give the team confidence going into today’s clash with second top Aberdeen at Easter Road this afternoon. The popular Englishman insists that the Hibs’ players are every bit as good as their opponents and he is looking to take all three points. […]
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Forth to Farne Way to open this weekend with church service

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 08:37
A new Pilgrimage route that travels through outstandingly beautiful coastal scenery from North Berwick to Lindisfarne will be launched this Sunday in Whitekirk, East Lothian.   One of five long distance Pilgrim Ways currently under development in Scotland, the Forth to Farne Way will take modern-day pilgrims along pathways and through places linked to Christianity’s […]
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Hearts Subjected to Internet Fraud

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 08:14
Hearts have confirmed they were the subject of an internet fraud which occurred earlier this year. Yesterday, Hamilton Academical announced they were the victim of a similar fraud which is believed to have cost the club £750,000 and has left the club with serious operational difficulties. It is understood the sum Hearts lost is smaller. […]
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Chris Roberts set for emotional Hibs Ladies farewell

Edinburgh Evening News - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 06:30
Outgoing Hibs Ladies boss Chris Roberts says he expects to shed a few tears when he takes his team for the final time against Aberdeen tomorrow.
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Neil Lennon believes that Aberdeen will provide a ‘real test’ for Hibs

The Edinburgh Reporter - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 05:56
Hibs’ Head Coach Neil Lennon believes that Aberdeen will provide a ‘real test’ for his team at Easter Road this afternoon. Lennon has been impressed with the Dons under Derek McInnes but after last week’s performance against champions Celtic he insists that he won’t accept any excuses from his players and he is demanding that […]
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