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Are our castles ready for a terrorist attack? - Press and Journal

Local News from Google - December 19, 2017 - 10:16

Press and Journal

Are our castles ready for a terrorist attack?
Press and Journal
Researchers have been examining whether Scottish castles, a major attraction among tourists, are ready to deal with terrorist attacks. Scores of people visit historic sites, with castles including Dunnottar in Stonehaven, Slains Castle near Peterhead ...

Gibela gears up to deliver the first of 580 new trains - Tembisan

Local News from Google - December 18, 2017 - 05:16

Gibela gears up to deliver the first of 580 new trains
Tembisan
The new factory, training centre and corporate office of emerging South African commuter train manufacturer Gibela in Dunnottar is nearly complete, just short of two years from the start of construction. From January 2, the company's current 400 plus ...

Gibela gears up to deliver the first of 580 new trains - Kempton Express

Local News from Google - December 17, 2017 - 06:56

Kempton Express

Gibela gears up to deliver the first of 580 new trains
Kempton Express
The new factory, training centre and corporate office of emerging South African commuter train manufacturer Gibela in Dunnottar is nearly complete, just short of two years from the start of construction. From January 2, the company's current 400 plus ...

Dundee SNP politicians 'hope they have prevented an injury' by gritting icy surfaces - Evening Telegraph

Local News from Google - December 15, 2017 - 18:16

Evening Telegraph

Dundee SNP politicians 'hope they have prevented an injury' by gritting icy surfaces
Evening Telegraph
Dundee politicians took to the streets today to grit icy surfaces as local folk struggled with the treacherous conditions. Dundee West MP Chris Law was joined by local Councillor Roisin Smith and Coldside Councillor Anne Rendall to help clear icy ...

Gibela factory on track - Creamer Media's Engineering News

Local News from Google - December 15, 2017 - 09:10

Gibela factory on track
Creamer Media's Engineering News
Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor Irma Venter recently met with the new CEO of Gibela Rail Transport Consortium Thierry Darthout to discuss the latest developments with regard to the construction of the company's train manufacturing plant in Dunnottar ...

Almost half of British people have never visited a Scottish castle, study reveals - Express.co.uk

Local News from Google - December 14, 2017 - 20:20

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Almost half of British people have never visited a Scottish castle, study reveals
Express.co.uk
However, 49 per cent of those quizzed by researchers in the online survey had never visited a Scottish castle. Dunrobin Castle in Sutherland was voted the "most romantic-looking" location with more than a quarter (29 per cent) of the votes, followed by ...

Watch: Aberdeenshire dominates Culture Trip's list of most magical castles in Scotland - Aberdeen Evening Express

Local News from Google - December 14, 2017 - 15:53

Aberdeen Evening Express

Watch: Aberdeenshire dominates Culture Trip's list of most magical castles in Scotland
Aberdeen Evening Express
A global travel firm has listed eight Aberdeenshire castles in a best of Scotland list. Not only does Dunnottar Castle take the number one spot in the list by Culture Trip, but four other North-east castles feature in the top ten. Craigievar Castle ...
Dunrobin Castle named most romantic castle in ScotlandThe Scotsman
Almost half of Britons 'have not visited a Scots castle'STV News

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Dunrobin Castle named most romantic castle in Scotland - The Scotsman

Local News from Google - December 14, 2017 - 15:17

The Scotsman

Dunrobin Castle named most romantic castle in Scotland
The Scotsman
Slains Castle in Peterhead was voted as the most likely to be haunted with almost a quarter of votes, followed closely by the iconic Dunnottar Castle near Stonehaven and in third place, Brodick Castle on Arran. Scotland is thought to have around 3,000 ...
Watch: Aberdeenshire dominates Culture Trip's list of most magical castles in ScotlandAberdeen Evening Express

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Almost half of Britons 'have not visited a Scots castle' - STV News

Local News from Google - December 14, 2017 - 14:02

STV News

Almost half of Britons 'have not visited a Scots castle'
STV News
VisitScotland has urged people to go "castle bagging" after its online poll found only 51% had ticked at least one off their list. A poll by the organisation revealed Edinburgh Castle is the best known castle (80%) followed by the Queen's holiday home ...

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Almost half of British people have never visited a Scottish castle, study says - Aberdeen Evening Express

Local News from Google - December 14, 2017 - 11:41

Aberdeen Evening Express

Almost half of British people have never visited a Scottish castle, study says
Aberdeen Evening Express
However, 49% of those quizzed by researchers in the online survey had never visited a Scottish castle. Dunrobin Castle in Sutherland was voted the “most romantic-looking” location with more than a quarter (29%) of the votes, followed by Crathes Castle ...
Almost 50% of British public have 'never visited a Scottish Castle'The Scotsman

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Mearns farmer dies aged 90 - Mearns Leader

Local News from Google - December 13, 2017 - 15:10

Mearns Leader

Mearns farmer dies aged 90
Mearns Leader
A leading Mearns farmer, head of one of Scotland's largest pig operations, has died at the age of 90. John Argo farmed at Harvieston, Catterline, near Stonehaven, and the adjoining farm of Bridgestone, as well as at Ellismoss, Kinellar, near Aberdeen ...

Gibela Gears Up To Deliver South African-Built Commuter Trains - Railways Africa (press release)

Local News from Google - December 13, 2017 - 10:01

Gibela Gears Up To Deliver South African-Built Commuter Trains
Railways Africa (press release)
As 2017 draws to a close, the new factory and training centre complex and corporate office of emerging South African commuter train manufacturer Gibela, at Dunnottar in Ekurhuleni, is nearly complete – just short of two years from the start of ...

Gibela factory on track for March completion, says new CEO - Creamer Media's Engineering News

Local News from Google - December 11, 2017 - 13:35

Gibela factory on track for March completion, says new CEO
Creamer Media's Engineering News
Construction of the Gibela plant, in Dunnottar on the far East Rand, is on track for completion in March next year, says Gibela Rail Transport Consortium CEO Thierry Darthout. Darthout, former Gibela operations VP, took over the reins from Marc Granger ...

Gibela factory on track for March completion, says new CEO - Creamer Media's Engineering News

Local News from Google - December 11, 2017 - 13:35

Gibela factory on track for March completion, says new CEO
Creamer Media's Engineering News
Construction of the Gibela plant, in Dunnottar on the far East Rand, is on track for completion in March next year, says Gibela Rail Transport Consortium CEO Thierry Darthout. Darthout, former Gibela operations VP, took over the reins from Marc Granger ...

Mountrains, lochs and where Kate met Wills: A Scottish highland road trip - Malay Mail Online

Local News from Google - December 10, 2017 - 01:49

Malay Mail Online

Mountrains, lochs and where Kate met Wills: A Scottish highland road trip
Malay Mail Online
Surviving structures of Dunnottar Castle (left). The seaweed strewn beaches below Dunnottar Castle (right) The unpredictable weather over the CairngormsQueensferry, depicting the notorious Loch Ness Monster in a riot of colours. More fun, that one ...

Influential Scottish pig industry figures dies, aged 90 - Pig World

Local News from Google - December 8, 2017 - 14:23

Pig World

Influential Scottish pig industry figures dies, aged 90
Pig World
A leading Mearns farmer, John Argo, one of the largest pig farmers in Scotland, has died at the age of 90. Mr Argo farmed at Harvieston, Catterline, near Stonehaven, and the adjoining farm of Bridgestone, as well as at Ellismoss, Kinellar, near ...

Youngsters enjoy a festive trip to the forest to choose a tree - Press and Journal

Local News from Google - December 8, 2017 - 09:17

Press and Journal

Youngsters enjoy a festive trip to the forest to choose a tree
Press and Journal
“The funds all go back into the Forestry Commission maintenance pot towards essential works on footpaths to enable public access in woods across our sites, including Bennachie, Countesswells, Scolty, Pitfichie and Dunnottar woods.” Having attracted the ...

Raman Materials Analysis Helps Researchers Understand the Use of Colour in Roman Sculpture - Labmate Online

Local News from Google - December 6, 2017 - 15:53

Labmate Online

Raman Materials Analysis Helps Researchers Understand the Use of Colour in Roman Sculpture
Labmate Online
Dr Campbell had previously used p-XRF technology for her analysis which began with sampling of a distance slab that had been repainted in 16th century and installed into a dramatic setting in Dunnottar Castle, Stonehaven. She is supporting the work ...

Overnight B979 closure - Mearns Leader

Local News from Google - December 4, 2017 - 18:00

Mearns Leader

Overnight B979 closure
Mearns Leader
There will be an overnight closure of the B979 Netherley road at Stonehaven this week. As part of the Aberdeen bypass work, scaffolding will be removed from the northbound carriageway of the new A90 bridge. Road users heading north from Stonehaven ...

From whiskey podcasts in Scotland to Thanksgiving in Italy - The Maine Campus

Local News from Google - December 4, 2017 - 08:04

From whiskey podcasts in Scotland to Thanksgiving in Italy
The Maine Campus
The town is home to Dunnottar Castle, which was built in the middle ages and was once captured by William Wallace. My favorite feature of the castle was the den where the Earl Marischal once kept his pet lion, which he of course had to get rid of due ...

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