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Glasgow’s dark legacy returns as gangland feuds erupt in public killings – The Guardian


The Guardian

Glasgow's dark legacy returns as gangland feuds erupt in public killings
The Guardian
It was a moment of casual ruthlessness outside a busy Glasgow supermarket seven years ago that lit the fuse under Britain's most brutal gangland feud. Kevin “Gerbil” Carroll, a brutal enforcer for one of Scotland's most notorious organised crime clans ...

What do teachers actually do in the summer holidays? – Manchester Evening News


Manchester Evening News

What do teachers actually do in the summer holidays?
Manchester Evening News
Helen Walker, 52, associate assistant principal at Manchester Health Academy, Wythenshawe. “This summer I’ll be heading up to Scotland with my parents to explore our ancestry. “We believe we’re related to David Livingstone so we are going to Blantyre

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Investment worth £1.1bn agreed in Edinburgh City Deal – STV News


STV News

Investment worth £1.1bn agreed in Edinburgh City Deal
STV News
A City Deal which will provide more than £1.1bn for Edinburgh and the surrounding area has been agreed. The major funding deal aims to boost economic growth in and around Scotland’s capital, with the goal of creating 21,000 jobs. The UK and Scottish …
City Deal boost for Edinburgh and south-east ScotlandBBC News
Edinburgh’s £1 billion City Deal set to make ‘huge difference’ – The …The Scotsman
Edinburgh set to benefit from UK City Deal worth around £1 billionThe Sunday Post
Holyrood.com –City A.M. –Smallholder
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City Deal boost for Edinburgh and south-east Scotland – BBC News


BBC News

City Deal boost for Edinburgh and south-east Scotland
BBC News
Edinburgh and south east Scotland are to receive a multi-million pound boost after the latest City Deal was agreed. The UK and Scottish governments are each investing £300m in the project. The money will be used to support innovation, infrastructure, …
Investment worth £1.1bn agreed in Edinburgh City DealSTV News
£1bn Edinburgh City Deal finally agreedThe Scotsman
Edinburgh set to benefit from UK City Deal worth around £1 billionThe Sunday Post
City A.M. –Holyrood.com –Peeblesshire News
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Works begins on new 1.5-acre village for homeless people – STV News


STV News

Works begins on new 1.5-acre village for homeless people
STV News
Work has begun on a new village for homeless people in Edinburgh after some of Scotland’s wealthiest people slept outside to raise funds for the project. Social Bite, a social enterprise which runs a chain of sandwich shops, will set up the village in …
Work starts on Social Bite’s homeless village in EdinburghScottish Construction Now
Homeless village will be open for ChristmasThird Force News

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Exclusive: Rachel Tucker to perform solo show at Edinburgh Fringe – The Stage


The Stage

Exclusive: Rachel Tucker to perform solo show at Edinburgh Fringe
The Stage
Rachel Tucker is to play a solo show in Scotland for the first time, with two dates at the Pleasance during the Edinburgh Fringe. The West End and Broadway performer has just completed her first solo tour. The Edinburgh dates are billed as an “intimate …

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Here’s what tourists hilariously ask Google about Glasgow – Glasgow Live


Glasgow Live

Here’s what tourists hilariously ask Google about Glasgow
Glasgow Live
“Is Glasgow University Hogwarts?” and “Is Glasgow safe for English” are among the weird and amusing questions Googled by the public about Scotland and Scottish universities. The results were discovered using Google Autocomplete – which uses national …

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Glasgow set to benefit from HS2, vows UK Government – Glasgow Live


Glasgow Live

Glasgow set to benefit from HS2, vows UK Government
Glasgow Live
By 2033, journeys between London and Glasgow and Edinburgh will be cut to around three hours and 40 minutes. Mr Grayling said: “Britain’s new railway line will bring huge economic benefits to Scotland and help ensure this Government delivers on its …

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