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Objections raised over proposed new route into Stonehaven

January 7, 2020

More than 40 objections have been lodged against plans for a link road for a new community at Stonehaven, over fears it could turn a quiet street into a “rat run” or “mini bypass” for vehicles avoiding the centre of the town.


Newborn sperm whale washes up in Western Isles

October 31, 2018

The relatively tiny body of a newborn sperm whale has washed up in the Western Isles, prompting researchers to believe females of the awe-inspiring species could be swimming in Scottish waters.


Farage to stand down “Within ten minutes”

May 8, 2015

Nigel Farage has lost the seat in South Thanet, and is expected to resign “within ten minutes”. Earlier this year the UKIP leader pledged that he would resign if he failed in his seventh attempt to get a seat in Westminster. He lost to Conservative Craig Mackinlay, who won 18,838 of the votes. Farage secured 16,026 votes.