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Scottish lifeboat rescues lifeguards in training

By Kirsty Topping A DRAMATIC rescue attempt by a Scottish lifeboat crew was called off after the “casualties” turned out to lifeguards in training. Forth coastguard...

Brave swimmers to take a New Year’s dip in the Forth

ORGANISERS of Edinburgh’s New Year celebrations have announced the perfect way to shake off the Hogmanay hangover – by taking a dip in the...

Police search still on for person lost in River Almond

By Cara Sulieman RESCUERS hunting for a hooded man who plunged into a fast-flowing river said yesterday the victim may actually be a woman. An RAF...

Drunk teen thug throws lifeboat hero overboard

By Alexander Lawrie A VOLUNTEER lifeboat member narrowly avoided serious injury after being pushed off his vessel by a rowdy drunken youth. William Black, the...

Scots artist leaves £3 million will

By ALEXANDER LAWRIE A SCOTS artist once considered one of the country’s finest post-war landscape artists has left his entire £3million fortune to his wife. But...

Francis’ WWII catch has an explosive ending

  By Michael MacLeod A FISHERMAN is lucky to alive - after reeling in a car-sized live World War II bomb. Francis Greig, 60, was almost washed...

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