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Final push for Scottish dairy farmers to apply for EU Dairy Aid

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Have you got any paper fivers left?

Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

Business
This is a hybrid between a Spanish stealth slug and the UKs common black slug. Pic: Leslie Noble

Hybrid ‘super-slugs’ are invading British gardens and we can’t stop them

Environment
BONNYRIGG: Workers' memorial, King George V Park. International Workers' Memorial Day service and wreathlaying

Communities across Scotland mark International Workers’ Memorial Day

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Survey provides new insights into the lives of cats

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College lecturers take strike action

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Smartphone could make injections a thing of the past for some diabetes sufferers

Health

Two fifths of male football fans admit to destruction of items

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100 days Of President Trump

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Four out of five children feel that social media companies arent doing enough to protect them from pornography, self-harm, bullying, and hatred on their sites, NSPCC and O2 research has found.

Social media sites are failing to shield children from inappropriate content

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Police appeal after fatal road crash

Transport

Road re-opened following fatal crash near Braemar

Transport
Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Transport
Road closed

Road closures planned at Milltimber for AWPR work

Transport
John Kenned designed four cowled metal seats at Corgarff

New North-east scenic snow road to hit milestone

Transport

New curbs against drug-driving

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Chiefs plea...Mr Gormley wants members of the public to share their views on the 2026 Police Scotland strategy. You can complete the survey by visiting the website www.scotland.police.uk/about-us/policing-2026/ by May  8.

Police Scotland Chief Constable Phil Gormley’s 2026 vision

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Getting the basics right...is a top priority for Scottish Police Authority chairman Andrew Flanagan.

SPA chairman Andrew Flanagan discusses Policing 2026

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Conversation and consultation...is vital to ensuring the success of the 2026 vision, according to Deputy Chief Constable Rose Fitzpatrick.

DCC Rose Fitzpatrick on Police Scotland’s 2026 vision

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Echt School Community Group are pictured with the FairActive award they received.

Fairtrade award for Echt Primary School

Education

‘Stop taxing children’ says North-east nursery owner

Education
Westhill Academy placed fourth with Forever lost from Flannan Isle.

Fourth place for Westhill Academy in Rock Challenge

Education
Stock photo of nursery children

Increasing business rates and overheads to blame for Westhill nursery closure say owners

Education

Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

Business
Woolworths could be set for a return?

Woolworths set for shock return to the high street

Business
Farmer Sandy Ingram pictured with his new Home Cured products bacon with maple syrup and bacon with treacle syrup.

New bacon range to launch at Taste of Grampian

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PM calls snap general election

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Equalities Secretary Angela Constance.

Women hardest hit by UK welfare cuts

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon (right) and TripAdvisor senior vice-president Robin Ingle announce the new collaboration during a meeting at Carnegie Hall in New York.

Tourism deal could attract £150m to Scottish economy

Politics

Geva re-selected by Deeside and Upper Donside branch

Politics

Hybrid ‘super-slugs’ are invading British gardens and we can’t stop them

Environment
Atlantic puffin.

Iconic Scottish bird species are under threat

Environment

Blooming marvellous Banchory rose garden project set to start

Environment

Smartphone could make injections a thing of the past for some diabetes sufferers

Health

Cycling to work may reduce risk of premature death

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Health Secretary Shona Robison.

Improved focus on eyecare services

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Health Secretary Shona Robison.

Health Secretary calls on Scots to take cancer test

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Take a little “Breathing Space” this Easter

Health