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Drop anchor at Portsoy for a maritime treat

June 20, 2014

Fill your sails and get ready for the 2014 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Traditional Boat Festival. Thousands of visitors are expected to attend the 21st annual festival which will take place at Portsoy, Aberdeenshire, next weekend, from 27 to 29 June.

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Tangy coolness and sizzling heat!

June 22, 2015

Blink and it's gone. That's often the feeling I'm left with when visiting Aberdeen. Familiar buildings and streets are constantly being replaced, knocked down and altered, making me scratch my head and think, what used to be there? Of late, I've experienced similar feelings in Inverness. The city centre is undergoing something of a regeneration with many landmark buildings hidden behind scaffolding.

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Enjoy Ladies Day at Perth Races

April 19, 2016

And they’re off ... this season’s Perth Racecourse’s meeting get underway next week with the first of the season taking place between Wednesday April 20 and Friday April 22.

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CHASING THE UNBELIEVABLE

November 1, 2014

Sixty years ago this week, a football match in Florence was halted when UFOs were spotted overhead. But not long after, and a lot closer to home, the sky in north-east Scotland was just as busy, raising the question – are we alone?

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Showcasing art’s future stars

June 19, 2014

The recent fire at Glasgow School of Art struck a chord with the nation. It highlighted the importance of our artistic heritage, but also demonstrated the vibrancy that Scotland’s young artists bring to our cultural identity.

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Bumper line-up for Provincial Mod

June 20, 2014

It has been a busy few weeks for the mini-army of volunteers who help run the Inverness Provincial Mod, but their efforts are about to pay off handsomely as the annual event gets under way tomorrow.

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Jazz doyenne is blowing up a storm

June 19, 2014

Despite having given birth to her first baby, a little daughter, just a few months ago, multi-award-winning saxophonist YolanDa Brown is on the road again, playing a show at Eden Court Theatre, Inverness, tonight.

Art & Culture

Katie Morag comes to Queens Cross

October 24, 2014

Katie Morag, the adventurous red-haired little girl from the fictional Isle of Struay, is to come “alive” at an event to be held at Queen’s Cross Church, Aberdeen, on Saturday, November 1.

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Art: Unrecorded

June 20, 2014

Aberdeen’s SMART unveils its latest exhibition this Saturday (21 June) with a collection of work exploring unrecorded human traces.

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