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Have a ball at this year's European Championships

Published: Thu 19 Apr 2018

Glasgow 2018, Scottish Government Viewpoint, Scottish Government

A NEW era in world sport will get under way this summer as Glasgow and Berlin host the inaugural European Championships - an exciting new multi-sport event bringing together some of the continent's leading sports.

Gatt vows Portknockie landslip action

Published: Tue 10 Apr 2018

Donald Gatt was a clear winner for the Tories.

A LOCAL councillor has pledged to back proposals to undertake major repair work to landslips in Portknockie. Heavy rains last year left many areas in the village perched precariously near landslips,

Parliament honour for Scouts

Published: Mon 09 Apr 2018

Kiernan O'Shea keeps a cheery smile on his face as he huddles up against the cold.

FOCHABERS Scout pack are to be honoured in the Scottish Parliament for their work highlighting the plight of the homeless. Over 30 of the youngsters spent a night sleeping out to make their point. To find

Organ donor register changes lives

Published: Thu 05 Apr 2018

Organ Donation, Scottish Government Viewpoint, Scottish Government

DID you know that there are currently 558 people in Scotland waiting for an organ transplant that will significantly improve their quality of life or that one organ donor can change the lives of up to seven people?

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On-form Forres end champs' unbeaten run

Published: Thu 19 Apr 2018

Stuart Soane

FORRES Mechanics boss Charlie Rowley was thrilled to see his team become the first to inflict a league defeat on champions Cove Rangers this season.

Golden era begins for Moray hockey club

Published: Fri 13 Apr 2018

Players and officials at Quasar celebrate achieving Scottish Hockey's gold status

MORAY'S Quasar club has achieve the gold standard in the Scottish Hockey Union's club accreditation programme - one of only four in the country to do so.

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