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Have you got a ‘fugly’ pet? It could be a TV star!

Do you have a pet that’s, well, not the prettiest?

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Revealed - Britain’s favourite flower

Revealed - Britain’s favourite flower

The humble garden rose has been revealed as Britain’s favourite flower.

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Old view of Motherwell by John J McKillop of Lanarkshire legacy

Looking back: Landscape of Motherwell has certainly changed

Lanarkshire Legacy has produced the latest in its series of postcards from the archives of its director John J McKillop from Netherton.

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9 sacred sites of Stone Age Scotland

9 sacred sites of Stone Age Scotland

Scotland has a rich selection of Neolithic sites which give some insight into human existence in what is now Scotland between 4000BC and 2300BC.

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Daniel Sloss has released The Estimated Guide to Scotland  (Pic: Mikael Buck)

Sloss takes on the estimations of Scotland

Scottish comedian Daniel Sloss has launched a new guide based on the worldview of Scotland, its people, traditions and culture to highlight the ridiculousness of estimations.

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Listen to the world’s longest    echo at Festival of Museums

Listen to the world’s longest echo at Festival of Museums

Think you know museums? Think again! Forget all the cliches of dusty glass cases and think whisky tasting, dancing and cocktails, not to mention meeting Romans, Vikings, Picts and maybe even aVictorian or two!

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TV show looking for real-life Romeo and Juliets

TV show looking for real-life Romeo and Juliets

A new TV series is looking to talk to couples whose love goes against their parents or families wishes.

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Celebrations at the Ladies Lunch as the St Andrews Hospice Appeal reaches the �5 million milestone.

St Andrew’s Hospice appeal hits £5m mark

Supporters of St Andrew’s Hospice celebrated reaching a £5m milestone on the way to the organisation’s £9m Capital Appeal at a Ladies Lunch.

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E-cigarette laws change this week - here’s how vapers will be affected

E-cigarette laws change this week - here’s how vapers will be affected

New tobacco laws affecting vapers who smoke e-cigarettes will come into force this week.

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The entertainment series is the ultimate test of strength, speed and courage

Ninja Warrior UK looking for contestants in Motherwell

Ninja Warrior UK, the toughest obstacle course on television is back for Series 4 and its looking for Motherwell contestants.

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Achieving the perfect summer lawn requires a methodical approach

Top tips: How to maintain your lawn this summer

Getting out into the garden and enjoying your lawn requires some hard work to keep it looking tip top.

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McDonald’s launches search in Scotland for UEFA Women’s EURO 2017™ player escorts

McDonald’s launches search in Scotland for UEFA Women’s EURO 2017™ player escorts

McDonald’s is launching an exclusive competition which will offer children from Scotland a chance to win a once in a lifetime opportunity and become a McDonald’s Player Escort at UEFA Women’s EURO 2017™.

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It takes 13 mins of a film, 21 pages of a book and 30 days of healthy eating to ‘get into it’

It takes 13 mins of a film, 21 pages of a book and 30 days of healthy eating to ‘get into it’

It takes 13 minutes of a film, 21 pages of a book and 30 days of a healthy eating regime to ‘get into it’, a study has found.

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Jamie’s letting his feet do the   talking in the ring these days

Jamie’s letting his feet do the talking in the ring these days

Been there, seen it, done it, could be the motto of world kickboxing champion Jamie McGinnis, or Ginnie as he is know to his legions of fans in Motherwell.

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Rehoming appeal...the Balerno centre's assistant manager Kenny Sharpe was only too happy to show us around in a bid to find new homes for some long-term residents.

Help the SSPCA find homes for pets this Rehoming Week

Julie Currie visited the Scottish SPCA centre in Balerno as the charity prepared for its annual Rehoming Week, which runs from May 8 to May 14.

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Boozy ice lollies set for sale in Aldi

Boozy ice lollies set for sale in Aldi

Summer’s about to get a tad bit boozier as discount supermarket Aldi has announced new premium adult-only ice popsicles.

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Sara Stewart in Who's Afraid Of Virgina Woolf? (Pic:  Richard Campbell)

Review: Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?

A long dark journey into a night of despair, destruction, and mutual dependency ...

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Save the planet with an insect sandwich? Eating bugs could slow global warming

Save the planet with an insect sandwich? Eating bugs could slow global warming

Eating INSECTS instead of beef could help tackle climate change, according to new research.

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The Michael Brawley Big Band helped raise �1764 at a gala event in the Alona Hotel.

Award-winning big band raises big bucks for good causes

An award winning big band raised a whopping £1764 for charity at their sell-out annual dance.

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