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No right to roam at Lunanhead #RightToRoam #AccessScotland #Lunanhead.Thanks to disrespect.

With the right to roam and access to the countryside comes responsibility. Responsibility by the public and responsibility by the land owners. Criminal damage to property, even if  blocked off contrary to the responsibilities of land owners can never be right and whoever is responsible at Lunanhead is seriously misguided. The landowner in trying to […]

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How the compact disc lost its shine

Thirty years ago this month, Dire Straits released their fifth album, Brothers in Arms. En route to becoming one of the best-selling albums of all time, it revolutionised the music industry. For the first time, an album sold more on compact disc than on vinyl and passed the 1m mark. Three years after the first […]

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Solar Park for Angus

  New Mains of #Guynd Solar Park is a 12MW ground mounted large solar PV project on farmland at #Carmyllie, Arbroath in Angus. The 19.5ha (48 acre) site has been specifically selected for development as it has excellent levels of irradiance (daylight), it is gently sloping to the south and has a simple electricity grid connection. […]

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Apple’s tablets not so hot cakes

Booming #iPhone sales were the driving force behind Apple’s record revenues in the final quarter of 2014, with its $18bn net profit the largest quarterly profit reported by any company. Even so, one part of Apple’s business wasn’t so positive: its iPad #tablet. Apple sold 21.4m of them in the last three months of 2014 […]

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Calling all local Angus writers

Move over Bridget Jones, Adrian Mole, the Wimpy Kid and Samuel Pepys, the Tartan Treasures Competition 2015 is looking for prize-winning diary entries about a treasured Scottish memory. The Tartan Treasures Competition is organised by Angus Council and is part of the annual Tartan Day Scotland Festival, which celebrates Scotland and the Scots and this […]

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Fred Bennett’s #CuffLinks

Further Details:   Information Stainless steel cufflinks with gold, brown and rose gold PVD Materials Stainless Steel Product Collection No Dimensions No Special Features N/A Gemstones No Gemstones via Fred Bennett’s Stainless Steel Cufflinks | Cufflinks | JewelStreet.com.

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The Pilot House

Since its humble origins in Ireland and Scotland whisky has come a long way to be probably one of the best known and most appreciated spirits in the world. What once was a strictly Celtic affair is now a global industry with countries such as USA, Canada or Japan having well established whisky industries and […]

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