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POLL: Who is your favourite Doctor Who?

Peter Capaldi has announced he is stepping down from the role of Doctor Who later this year, with the 58-year-old Glasgow-born star telling the BBC it was ‘time to move on’.

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The shortlist features 14 remarkable women from different fields in Scottish society.

Search is on for gallery’s first Scottish heroine

Stirling’s Wallace Monument is set to add its first female figurehead to its Hall of Heroes gallery within the famous landmark.

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Hit '90s TV show Crystal Maze, famously hosted by Richard O'Brien, is coming back

Start the fans please! Crystal Maze set to return to our screens

Channel 4 has announced that hit ‘90s show Crystal Maze is coming back to our screens.

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Entries from statutory records have been released onto ScotlandsPeople - the family history website operated by the National Records of Scotland.

Latest birth, death and marriage records released

Entries from important statutory records have been released today onto ScotlandsPeople – the family history website operated by the National Records of Scotland.

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New creme egg campaign rolls in

New creme egg campaign rolls in

The Christmas decorations may only just have come down, but the countdown to Easter is underway after Cadbury launched its first Creme Egg ad campaign for four years.

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Scottish Ballet's Hansel and Gretel takes to the stage at His Majesty's Theatre

A tale of mischief and magic

Once upon a time, there was a town where children had mysteriously been disappearing, one by one, ever since the arrival of a new, young and beautiful teacher at the lcoal school.

Theatre and Comedy
The halcyon days of our railways

The halcyon days of our railways

It seems hard to imagine, but there was a time when the railways in the UK were punctual, affordable, comfortable and perhaps even glamorous.

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Ben Affleck and Anna Kendrick star in The Accountant

Film Review: The Accountant (15)

Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J. K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey Tambor, John Lithgow

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Carol Vorderman. Pic: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com

I’m a Celebrity... line-up announced

All bets are off as we can now reveal the full line-up for I’m a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! 2016 which includes TV star Carol Vorderman, Gogglebox’s Scarlett Moffatt and Emmerdale’s Adam Thomas.

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Ewan McGregor and Ewan Bremner filming in Edinburgh. Credit - Jane Barlow

VIDEO - Official Trainspotting trailer released - Warning explicit content

The first official trailer for the long-awaited sequel to the cult film Trainspotting has been released.

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The 10 oldest TV shows still on the air

The 10 oldest TV shows still on the air

On November 2 1936, the BBC launched the UK’s first regular TV service.

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Which of these TV game shows would you most like to see return?

Which of these TV game shows would you most like to see return?

The Crystal Maze is set to return to our TV screens and that got us thinking - which other game show would you like to see back on TV?

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Acclaimed designer Wayne Hemingway will bew the keynote speaker for Aberdeenshire's 2016 Innovation, Architecture and Design Awards.

Acclaimed designer to be keynote speaker at awards

Designer Wayne Hemingway MBE will be the keynote speaker for Aberdeenshire’s 2016 Innovation, Architecture and Design Awards.

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Paolo Doyle pictured with some of his artwork which will be on display at the Gray's School of Art exhibition.

Paolo’s paintings on display

A Collieston art student has explored what it means to be human in a series of paintings which will be unveiled in Aberdeen..

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Charlie Sheen reveals all about THAT meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Charlie Sheen reveals all about THAT meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Hollywood bad boy Charlie Sheen has revealed big screen comeback plans after admitting for the first time that his public ‘meltdown’ was a result of dealing with his HIV secret.

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Isabella Reid Murray with a copy of her book From the Corners of My Mind.

Local man reviews newly published fisher story

It is impossible, for me at least, to adequately review this book within the limit of five hundred words.

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Caitriona Balfe as Claire Randall in a scene from Outlander. Picture: AP/Sony Pictures

Outlander locations record surge in tourist numbers

The worldwide success of the television adaptation of the first of Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander novels has reaped benefits for Scotlands tourist industry.

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Broch man launches writing competition

Broch man launches writing competition

A writing competition inspired by the cultural similarities between Doric and twin city Regensburg’s Bavarian dialect has been launched by a student from Fraserburgh.

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Sensory circle: Gemima Chillingworth, Douglas, Philip, Joanna (Lady Aberdeen), Eddie, McConnell, Joe Gibson (Behind).

Charity artists create special tile sculpture at Haddo House

Artists from a Scots charity have created a new sculpture in the grounds of Haddo House.

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An armed prison warder keeps a watchful eye on prisoners breaking rocks in the Stirlinghill Quarry on the outskirts of Peterhead

Peterhead Prison uncovered

As Peterhead Prison prepares to close its doors with the arrival of the new HMP Grampian facility, a new book is delving into its remarkable history.

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