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  • Former Hearts player keen to create more cup memories against Hibs

    Jamie Hamill admits the 2012 Scottish Cup final thrashing of Hibs is a game he will remember for the rest of his life. However, the midfielder is now planning to create more cup memories by helping Stranraer create a cup shock in Sunday’s visit of the Leith outfit. Hamill was at Hearts when the Tynecastle […] The post Former Hearts player keen to create more cup memories against Hibs appeared first on Deadline News.

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  • Hibs boss Jack Ross makes cup target clear ahead of Stranraer clash

    Jack Ross has made it clear that Hibs are not taking Sunday’s Scottish Cup clash at Stranraer lightly – despite admitting he is desperate to get his hands on silverware. The Leith outfit have been handed what is regarded as a favourable tie ahead of Sunday’s televised last-16 clash with the League Two side. Should […] The post Hibs boss Jack Ross makes cup target clear ahead of Stranraer clash appeared first on Deadline News.

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  • Artwork exceeds all expectations at Glasgow auction

    A COLLECTION of Chinese and Japanese artworks has exceeded expectations at an auction in Glasgow last week.  The single owner Scottish collection sold for almost £200k at McTear’s April Asian Works of Art Auction. Items consisting of wood, ceramic, ivory, bronze jade and silk all made up 200 lots of ancient Asian history. Amongst the top […] The post Artwork exceeds all expectations at Glasgow auction appeared first on Deadline News.

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  • Bank boosts support of climate focussed entrepreneurs ahead of COP26 conference

    CLIMATE focused businesses in Scotland can now gain extra support after a national bank announced an enterprise programme. The Royal Bank of Scotland announced a new programme today to boost its support for scale up businesses as well as climate, fintech, and B-Corp focussed businesses. Over 1,400 businesses are expected to receive support from the […] The post Bank boosts support of climate focussed entrepreneurs ahead of COP26 conference appeared first on Deadline News.

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  • Care home study shows lockdown’s impact on families’ wellbeing

    Covid-related restrictions have caused mental distress to three out of four people who have relatives in care homes, a study shows. Being unable to see and touch loved ones during the pandemic has triggered a range of negative emotions among study participants, researchers say. The impact on relatives of being prevented from visiting during lockdown […] The post Care home study shows lockdown’s impact on families’ wellbeing appeared first on Deadline News.

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  • Heartwarming video shows 89-year-old couple reunited after months apart

    HEARTWARMING video shows the moment an elderly couple are reunited after eight months apart.  Mary Davis, a resident at Baily House Care Home in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, was overcome with emotions after her husband Gary decided to move into her care home. Video was captured of the couple on Monday, who have been married for 68 […] The post Heartwarming video shows 89-year-old couple reunited after months apart appeared first on Deadline News.

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  • How to look after your dog’s sleep during lockdown

    New research by TRIP found that over three quarters of Brits are losing sleep due to lockdown, which could be having a knock on effect on their dogs. Much like humans, good sleep is vital for the development and health of dogs with many dogs replicating the sleeping patterns of their owners. A study carried […] The post How to look after your dog’s sleep during lockdown appeared first on Deadline News.

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  • How to look after your dog’s sleep throughout National Pet Month

    NATIONAL Pet Month (NPM) celebrates and raises awareness of responsible pet ownership through educational campaigns and resources across various platforms.  As part of the special month, Lords & Labradors, have released their tips to ensure the nation’s dogs are receiving the right amount of sleep.  The dog focused retailer have released their ‘Be a Doggy- […] The post How to look after your dog’s sleep throughout National Pet Month appeared first on Deadline News.

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  • Cops launch appeal after nine-week-old pup nicked by machete carrying men

    COPS have launched an appeal after three men adorned in balaclavas and carrying machetes snatched a nine-week-old bulldog. Bulldog puppy Cairo was taken from his owners Caitlin Maley and David Waters last night from their home in Pollock, Glasgow. Caitlin posted onto her Facebook after the ordeal saying: “Someone’s just came through my door and […] The post Cops launch appeal after nine-week-old pup nicked by machete carrying men appeared first on Deadline News.

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  • Scots mountain rescue team save 15-month-old pup after 300ft plunge

    A springer spaniel puppy was successfully saved by mountain rescuers after falling 300ft down a waterfall. 15-month-old pooch Louis managed to slip his lead while on the Grey Mares Tail in Moffat, Dumfriesshire, yesterday. The puppy then fell down a steep slope of 300 feet and was left marooned on a small ledge with another […] The post Scots mountain rescue team save 15-month-old pup after 300ft plunge appeared first on Deadline News.

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  • The ISP versus political reality

    By Russell Bruce Those pushing the idea that the ISP can make a breakthrough on the list vote do so despite no indication the ISP can achieve a vote share that would give them any MSPs in May, just 11 weeks away. An ISP supporter kindly pointed me to the ISPs detailed calculations by which […] The post The ISP versus political reality appeared first on Newsnet.scot.

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  • Talking tax and civilisation

    Peter Brown argues that tax, invested well, is part of what being a civilised nation is and offers two ideas on radically simplifying taxation as a part of what we hope will be an ongoing contribution to how taxation policy is likely to be very different in an independent Scotland. By Peter Brown It’s not […] The post Talking tax and civilisation appeared first on Newsnet.scot.

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  • Independence or bust?

    Westminster may have squandered power and significant influence on the global scene but divide and conquer remains the establishment’s strategy to keep Scotland in its place. The post Independence or bust? appeared first on Newsnet.scot.

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  • Boris Johnson: the PM who set England free?

    By Molly Pollock Well, it’s been quite a week. Against all lockdown advice Boris Johnson decided he knew best and flew in to Glasgow airport to lecture the Scots on being good little Unionists. Not that it worked as people in their droves took to social media to rant about him defying the stay at […] The post Boris Johnson: the PM who set England free? appeared first on Newsnet.scot.

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  • Covid: a 4 nation comparison

    By Russell Bruce With Tory politicians determined to undermine Nicola Sturgeon and her health team on Scotland’s response to the Covid19 pandemic we thought a statistical comparison of actual trends would provide some real clarity. Holding the SNP government to account is a legitimate function of opposition parties but are the attacks from Johnson’s men […] The post Covid: a 4 nation comparison appeared first on Newsnet.scot.

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  • Now we know – Brexit means Chaos

    By Russell Bruce No fish and dead fish After four and and half years of political posturing and ignoring economic consequences the UK finally got a deal with hours to spare. That the Westminster parliament agreed to endorse it without proper scrutiny in a debate of a few hours spoke volumes for the Johnson government’s […] The post Now we know – Brexit means Chaos appeared first on Newsnet.scot.

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  • And it’s goodbye from them…

    By Newsroom and it’s hello to them And amongst all the ceremony, singers, former Presidents, new President and Vice President, miltary, elected representatives and clergy was twenty two year old Amanda Gorman, the youngest poet ever to perform at a presidential inauguration. Her poem was titled The Hill We Climb. The new dawn blooms as […] The post And it’s goodbye from them… appeared first on Newsnet.scot.

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  • The race to save lives in Scotland

    First Minister Nicola Sturgeon recently said in Holyrood and in interviews that the rollout of the vaccines, initially one, then two and now three, was a race – a race against getting as many at risk and vulnerable people as possible vaccinated against the existing and new, vastly more infectious variant of the Covid19 virus. […] The post The race to save lives in Scotland appeared first on Newsnet.scot.

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  • What is the point of Labour?

    The leader of the UK Labour Party caused a bit of a stushie yesterday in Scotland with his comments on the Marr show and in the print media, his comments seen as a further indication that Labour is merely limping along on the coat-tails of the Tories, offering no effective opposition at Westminster to a […] The post What is the point of Labour? appeared first on Newsnet.scot.

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  • Well here’s another nice mess ou’ve gotten America into

    By Russell Bruce With apologies to Oliver Hardy for borrowing his catch phrase used in 17 films between 1931 and 1951. Hardy was born in Georgia which has been in the news recently in providing Biden with 2 Senators to take control of the Senate following Trump’s endless rants and persecution of Republican elected politicians […] The post Well here’s another nice mess ou’ve gotten America into appeared first on Newsnet.scot.

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