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Power Politics – teaching resources exploring Oil and …

The resources explore issues including the Millennium Development Goals and the environmental, social and economic impacts of the oil industry, enabling pupils to compare and contrast the different contexts of Scotland …

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Scotland: Scone Game Day vs St. Andrews? | Europe Forum …

Hello again Fodorites! You have been so helpful to me as I've struggled to figure out my itinerary for my 2 week trip of a lifetime to Scotland. After 6 days in Edinburgh (with one as a day trip w/ Rabbie's to Roslin Chapel), I'll be …

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Half of High Church to quit Church of Scotland over plan to …

The Stornoway High Church is divided with half of its congregation set to quit the Church of Scotland over plans to allow gay ministers.

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Will Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc Really Make £3.8bn …

But for Royal Bank of Scotland (LSE: RBS) (NYSE: RBS.US) we're not there yet — though 2014 should hopefully be the year. By this time next year, we should have heard of a pre-tax profit of around £3.8bn, with more than …

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IFoA comments on HM Government's Scotland Analysis …

The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) has played an active role in informing the Scottish independence referendum debate. Martin Potter, Leader of the IFoA's Scottish Board, comments on the publication of the Scotland …

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Healthy grassroots vital to Scottish football – Regan « Club …

Scottish FA Chief Executive Stewart Regan has highlighted the importance of a healthy grassroots game to the future of Scottish football. Creating opportunities for everyone to play the game and supporting them through …

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Police Scotland photos give view of first year

IT'S been an eventful first year for Police Scotland and nearly 250,000 people have followed its progress on an online photo journal. Before the launch of the single force last April, police chiefs signed up to create the unique journal through …

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Consumers would snub separate Scotland's brands

But only 13 per cent of consumers believe organisations with the word “British” in their names such as British Airways, the BBC or British Gas should be changed if Scotland votes Yes, while 40 per cent said they should keep the name. ICM research …

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Hgh speed railway from Scotland to England: Salmond announces plans

The plans could see a high speed rail built from the north in an independent Scotland instead of waiting "decades" for it to spread from the south, he told an audience in Carlisle during a speech in which he said the two countries would remain "close …

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Stevie May Scotland call could be scuppered by U21s

ST JOHNSTONE striker Stevie May's hopes of a first call-up to the senior Scotland squad next month may be scuppered by the country's bid to reach the finals of the 2015 European Under-21 Championship. May has scored 26 times in an outstanding season …

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Vulnerable people could lose benefits in an independent Scotland, warns minister

… benefits if Scotland becomes independent, the Work and Pensions Secretary has warned. Iain Duncan Smith said that an independent Scotland would require a new IT system to deliver benefits which could take years to develop and cost up to £400 million.

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Scotland most 'centralised' in Europe – Cosla

SCOTLAND is the most centralised nation in Europe with local councils stripped of key powers by government and “distant” powerful authorities, a new report has stated. Council bosses backed a major shake-up of Scottish democracy with a call for more …

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5 Free Things in Glasgow, From Gardens to Museums

Glasgow was designated U.K. City of Architecture and Design in 1999 and even a brief walk through its streets will reveal the legacy of renowned architects and designers, such as Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Alexander "Greek" Thomson among others.

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SCOTTISH JUNIOR GOLF TOUR PRIZEWINNERS

SCOTTISH JUNIOR GOLF TOUR PRIZEWINNERS. FROM WALTER BURNS. Scottish Junior Golf Tour. We would like to offer our congratulations to all our Order of Merit winners this season. They showed great commitment …

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Any Prog Featuring Bagpipes? – Prog Archives

OK – You asked for it, so here it is…A prog album by a whole band of bagpipes!! 'Poema…

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Auchroisk 12 William Cadenhead Bottling at D&M California

Auchroisk 12 William Cadenhead Bottling Single Malt Scotch Whisky. The nose is filled with honey, flowers, a touch of peat, a whisper of peat smoke, along with a light nutty tone. The mouth feel is very precise and to the point …

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Welcome to Linda Ikeji's Blog: Grants Scotch Whisky …

William Grant's Scotch Whisky, the Premium international scotch whisky brand with rich heritage of quality that has been sustained through 5 generations is rewarding its esteemed consumers with fantastic offers during the …

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What Is Scotch Whisky? – Small Screen Network

Charlie MacLean explains exactly what is meant by Scotch Whisky. Recipe. Email Newsletter. Scotch · Blended Scotch · Single Malt Scotch. Comments. There are not any comments yet. Start the discussion below! Post a Comment. You must …

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The Spoony Bardiche: dudes in tartan and hodden grey

May have gotten a bit carried away with the tartan, on account of this thread. Oh well. Posted by Thaddeus at 8:07 PM · Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest. Labels: 28mm, Early Modern, …

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Scottish independence: Noam Chomsky backing Yes

In 1990, following a speech on self-determination in Glasgow, Professor Chomsky said: “Is a movement for Scottish nationalism crazy? It depends what form it takes. If it takes the form of expressing cultural values and integrating people in a more full …

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Scottish independence: BBC under pressure over CBI membership

Supporters of Scottish independence have questioned why the BBC has not resigned from the CBI over the business group's referendum stance. The CBI has registered as a backer of a "No" vote. Business for Scotland, which is campaigning for a "Yes" vote, …

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Rangers' finances are 'fragile' warns shareholder Sandy Easdale

A major Rangers shareholder has told BBC Scotland that the financial situation at Ibrox is "fragile". The club's recent accounts were signed off for the next 12 months on the basis of an uplift in season ticket sales, but Sandy Easdale said indications …

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Gordon Strachan plays down 'part-time' job with Scotland

Scotland boss Gordon Strachan insisted he was not disappointed to have missed out on being named on the shortlist for the PFA Scotland manager of the year. Strachan has lifted the national side to 22nd place in the world rankings – a rise of 47 places …

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It's whiskey business – exports of the Irish spirit boom as drinks trade gets …

Global Brand Ambassador John Quinn said: “Irish whiskey is the fastest growing spirit category, ahead of rum, vodka and gin. Scotch whisky is rising by just one per cent a year while Irish whiskey is growing a lot faster.” “There was plenty of room for …

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Bacardi's Aberfeldy 18 Year Old

Bacardi has added a Travel Retail-exclusive expression to its Aberfeldy Scotch whisky brand. The 18-year-old iteration joins the 12- and 21-year-old versions of the single malt. All three will be the subject of a relaunch push by the company this month.

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First whisky cask to auction in HK fetches $800k

The first cask of whisky ever to be sold at public auction in Hong Kong – a 25-year-old barrel of The Macallan Scotch – has been bought for HK$793,000. Hong-Kong-whisky-cask-auction. Spink China sold the first cask of whisky at auction in Hong Kong for …

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Cornish and proud: how to dress in the traditional Cornwall way

Cornish tartan. Tartan may be most commonly associated with Scotland, but the Cornish, like many Irish and Welsh people, believe that they have just as much right to use it as an emblem as anyone else. "Checked cloths can be seen worn by fisherfolk in …

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No changes to be made to SGA constitution for now

RU's Student Government Association voted down proposed changes to their constitution and bylaws during their weekly meeting on Monday, April 14. The changes considered were proposed by Senators Lee Hicks, Adam Kidd and Benjamin Brightman.

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Dr. Eduardo Bonilla-Silva brings inequality to light

Dr. Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, a sociology professor at Duke University in North Carolina, spoke to students in the Bodurant Auditorium on Tuesday, April 15, providing an eye-opening presentation based on his book, “Racism Without Racists: Color-blind …

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Daniel Packard's Live Group Sex Therapy Show

Daniel Packard, 42, has been a successful stand up comedian since the age of 22. However, rather than taking the route to Hollywood fame, Packard decided to use comedy to unravel the mysteries of sex and love. On April 14, he unraveled these mysteries …

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Scotland's independent schools 'add £466m to economy'

Scotland's independent schools boost the economy by almost half a billion pounds every year and generate more than 10,000 jobs, researchers have found in a report that reveals the "positive" impact private education has on the country's finances.

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The third Scotland: self-organising, self-determining, suspicious of the SNP

Scotland's gathering sense of itself has become interwoven with its changing society. It is a less deferential, ordered, high-bound place. It has become less institutionally dominated and elite-driven, as well as less Protestant, male-dominated and …

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5 free things in Glasgow, Scotland from gardens to museums to a statue with a …

Glasgow was designated U.K. City of Architecture and Design in 1999 and even a brief walk through its streets will reveal the legacy of renowned architects and designers, such as Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Alexander "Greek" Thomson among others.

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Traditions may be left behind for some at RU – The Tartan

It feels as if this year has gone by much faster than usual, and before I knew it, Easter was on its way. Easter, like many other Christian holidays, has become extremely secular for some individuals. Therefore, Easter traditions …

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Alexander Lee helps lift Highlanders over Campbell – The …

Follow The Tartan. Popular; Recent; Comments. Goya, Dali, and Warhol come to campus with the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. January 24, 2012. Spring break photo contest winner. April 04, 2011. Reports confirm Iran has …

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