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University researchers give rare insight in new book on 17th century ad men

The 400-year history of newspaper advertisements is the subject of two new books by researchers from the University of St Andrews, giving a rare...

75 year old Scot becomes world champion of powerlifting

A 75-year-old Scottish pensioner has become a world champion powerlifter - despite having a bad back. The remarkable OAP trains for an hour and a...

Report says funeral costs will rise by nearly £1bn by 2020

2015 is expected to be a "tipping point" where the number of deaths in the UK will begin to rise after decades of falling. As...

Judy Murray posts pic of Andy during his Eminem phase

JUDY Murray has posted a picture of her Wimbledon champion son aged 12 and with bleached blond hair. The image from a junior tournament shows...

Elderly in care homes given less to spend than criminals

By Cara Sulieman OAPS living in care homes are given less money to spend than prisoners. Residents who get their essential living costs covered by the...

Cash strapped council splurge on luxury hotel for staff

By Cara Sulieman A SCOTS council facing hundreds of job losses over a £1 BILLION black hole in its budget is paying for a dozen...

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