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60-Million-Year-Old Meteorite Impact Zone Discovered on Scotland’s Isle of Skye

Added: 15.12.2017 11:32 | 0 views | 0 comments

A team of geologists has found 60 million-year-old ejecta from a previously unknown meteorite impact on the Isle of Skye, northwest Scotland. This is the first recorded mid-Paleocene impact event in the region and is coincident with the onset of magmatism in the British Paleogene Igneous Province. The team, headed by Birkbeck University of London [...]


Chip shop in Scotland creates deep fried mince pies and pigs in blankets

Added: 15.12.2017 9:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

A chip shop in Scotland is serving up deep fried mince pies and pigs in blankets to get into the Christmas spirit.

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Skye high impact: Geologists in Scotland discover a 60-million-year-old meteorite strike

Added: 14.12.2017 18:27 | 0 views | 0 comments

Geologists exploring volcanic rocks on Scotland's Isle of Skye found something out-of-this-world instead: ejecta from a previously unknown, 60 million-year-old meteorite impact. The discovery, the first meteorite impact described within the British Paleogene Igneous Province (BPIP), opens questions about the impact and its possible connection to Paleogene volcanic activity across the North Atlantic.

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Scottish income tax changes unveiled

Added: 14.12.2017 10:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Scotland introducing new income tax band of 21p in the pound for those earning over £24,000.

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ACV Does ‘Europe Your Way’

Added: 14.12.2017 0:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

Air Canada Vacations (ACV) has unveiled its Europe Your Way brochure for 2018, highlighted by122 vacation packages (66 of them new) and 50 cruises. The program focuses on Greece, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Ireland, Scotland, England, France, Iceland, Croatia and Central Europe, all segmented into different categories – Fly & Drive Vacations, Fly & Rail Vacations,


Scottish escape in Argyll £30pp - breakfast & leisure facilities use *Summer stays from £58pp*

Added: 12.12.2017 8:04 | 0 views | 0 comments

Pirates, if you are looking for an overnight stay get a load of this stunning resort in Portavadie in bonny Scotland. You can choose between many accommodation types from studios, lodges, cottages to luxury apartments with private sauna. During your stay you can play golf for free and have access to the Leisure Experience which…

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Forget hygge... 2018 is all about Còsagach and here's why

Added: 11.12.2017 12:33 | 0 views | 0 comments

Scotland is set to rival the Danish concept of hygge with Còsagach

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Scotland Yard roll out 21k body-worn cameras to front-line officers in world's largest transparency scheme

Added: 11.12.2017 6:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

Scotland Yard today announced body-worn video cameras have been given to 21,000 front-line officers in London - the largest deployment of its kind in the world.

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UK snow: Football fixtures in England and Scotland postponed

Added: 09.12.2017 9:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Several sporting fixtures are postponed owing to snow and ice across large parts of the UK on Saturday, with heavy snow forecast for Sunday.


Orange juice testing positive as acid: Met police scrap litmus paper tests on drinks

Added: 08.12.2017 4:15 | 0 views | 0 comments

Scotland Yard has abandoned a pilot scheme where officers used litmus paper to test suspicious liquids for acid in east London.

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