Lung Function Severely Affected by Smoking

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Lung function severely affected by smoking. A National Statistics Publication for Scotland.. -> Read more at Scottish Government

Commonwealth Games: Merrilees Cruises Through

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Commonwealth Games: Merrilees cruises through. It was expected to be easy and it was. Kieran Merrilees cruised through to the second round of the men’s singles with a 12-4 12-3 victory over Richard Cribb (Norfolk Island). -> Read more at The Scotsman

Mount Stuart to Showcase Bute Development Plans

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Mount Stuart to showcase Bute development plans. The Mount Stuart Trust is to hold an exhibition on Bute next week giving more details of a major development project for the island... -> Read more at The Buteman

Pitreavie AAC Athlete Eilidh Child into Commonwealth Games 400m Hurdles Final

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Pitreavie AAC athlete Eilidh Child into Commonwealth Games 400m hurdles final. PITREAVIE track star Eilidh Child has cruised into the 400m hurdles final at the Commonwealth Games this afternoon (Tuesday). -> Read more at Dunfermline Press

Angus Holiday Girl Cally Simpson Shows Fighting Spirit

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Angus holiday girl Cally Simpson shows fighting spirit. Arbroath girl Cally Simpson has battled a chest infection and virus as she fights for life in hospital after a swimming pool accident in Spain. -> Read more at The Courier

Teenager Named as Victim of Fatal Highland Crash

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Teenager named as victim of fatal Highland crash. A TEENAGER from Glasgow has been named as the victim of a fatal one-vehicle crash in the Highlands on Saturday. -> Read more at Ross-shire Journal

Man in Court on PC Murder Bid Charge

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Man in court on PC murder bid charge. A man has appeared in court accused of attempting to murder a serving police officer. -> Read more at The Courier

Broughton Service Will Remember WWI Dead

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Broughton service will remember WWI dead. A SPECIAL service will be held in Broughton to mark the start of World War One hostilities. -> Read more at Carluke Gazette

Kilbirnie Woman Drove Four Times over the Limit

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Kilbirnie woman drove four times over the limit. A KILBIRNIE woman has admitted driving a car when she was over four times the limit. -> Read more at Ardrossan Herald

Tickets on Offer for Memorial Service

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Tickets on offer for memorial service. CLYDEBANK residents are among those invited to a major event in Edinburgh marking the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. -> Read more at Dumbarton Reporter

Steady House Sales Growth Continues in Scotland

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Steady house sales growth continues in Scotland. HOUSE SALES have continued to show steady growth in 2014, according to new figures from Registers of Scotland. -> Read more at The Scotsman

Scotstoun Man Fighting for Life After Road Accident

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Scotstoun man fighting for life after road accident. A SCOTSTOUN man is fighting for his life after he was struck by a car on Sunday afternoon. -> Read more at Clydebank Post

Two-year-old Girl Suffers Facial Injuries in Dog Attack

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Two-year-old girl suffers facial injuries in dog attack. A horrific dog attack has left a toddler in hospital where she is being treated for facial injuries. -> Read more at The Courier

Garden's Gold Star for Its Eco Ethos

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Garden's gold star for its eco ethos. Logan Botanic Garden has scored a double success, with the news that it has earned a Gold Award for its Green Tourism credentials – just months after securing coveted five-star status from VisitScotland... -> Read more at Galloway Gazette

City Red Squirrel Sightings Rising

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City red squirrel sightings rising. A project aimed at saving Scotland's red squirrels appeals for the public's help as increased sightings are reported in Aberdeen. -> Read more at BBC News

Campaign to Remember the One Million Fallen in WW1

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Campaign to remember the one million fallen in WW1. Veterans’ charity Poppyscotland is calling for Scots to support an ambitious campaign to honour over one million men and women who died during the First World War... -> Read more at Stornoway Gazette

El Alagui and Keatings at Head of Top Scorer Market

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El Alagui and Keatings at head of top scorer market. Rangers striker Kris Boyd has been made the bookmakers’ favourite at 4/7 to score the most goals in the Scottish Championship this season, with Farid El Alagui and James Keatings priced as Hibs and Hearts’ most likely candidates respectively. -> Read more at Edinburgh Evening News

Lynda Spence Killers Lose Appeals

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Lynda Spence killers lose appeals. Two men jailed for life for abducting, torturing and murdering Lynda Spence lose an appeal against their convictions and minimum jail terms. -> Read more at BBC News

Bristow Helicopters Marks First Anniversary of Search and Rescue in Stornoway

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Bristow Helicopters marks first anniversary of search and rescue in Stornoway. Bristow Helicopters Ltd (BHL) recognised its first anniversary of delivering the search and rescue service from Stornoway this month (July 2014)... -> Read more at Stornoway Gazette

Search for Missing Nairn Guide Dog

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Search for missing Nairn guide dog. THE search for a missing Nairn guide dog has entered a second week. -> Read more at Inverness Courier

School Pupils and Pensioners Work Together to Connect the Generations

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School pupils and pensioners work together to connect the generations. A special event aimed at encouraging younger and older generations to get to know each other better was held recently... -> Read more at Kirkintilloch Herald

90-year-old Woman in Hospital After She Was Allegedly Raped by a Teenager in her Own Home

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90-year-old woman in hospital after she was allegedly raped by a teenager in her own home. KRISS Strachan, 17, of Bellshill, Lanarkshire, has appeared at Hamilton Sheriff Court in connection with the incident. -> Read more at Hamilton Advertiser

Highlands Road Crash Victim Named

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Highlands road crash victim named. A man who died in a one-vehicle road accident on the A87 in the Highlands at the weekend is identified by police. -> Read more at BBC News

Fife Flyers Face Danish Pre-season Opposition

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Fife Flyers face Danish pre-season opposition. Fife Flyers will renew rivalries with a familiar face when they take on Danish outfit Aalborg Pirates in a pre-season double header... -> Read full article

Commonwealth Games: 'I'll Step It Up'- Louis Smith

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Commonwealth Games: 'I'll step it up'- Louis Smith. LOUIS SMITH was relieved after performing a pommel horse routine that should see him through to Thursday’s individual final, but is prepared to step up another level for the highly anticipated showdown... -> Read more at The Scotsman