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Last Word – Emma Wassell

She may be an apprentice in her chosen career of accountancy but having turned 24 on 28 December, Emma Wassell is already a time-served star of the Scottish women’s rugby team. The former pupil of Ellon Academy has played 30 times without a break for her country in the engine room of the scrum and…

Are ye Aiberdeen’s neist Tarantino?

The first Doric Film Festival is being launched by Scots Radio. Before the festival kicks off in June, aspiring film makers are being encouraged to create five minute films in Doric. The judges would love to see ‘hunners o’ entries fae a range o fowk fae a across the North-east of Scotland’. Entrants are encouraged…

Dream Bedrooms

As any grandmother will tell you, children are meant to be spoiled just a little, and these bedroom furniture picks will turn their bedrooms into a fantasy world, ideal for imaginative play and exciting dreams. Actually, we’re a little jealous. Would it be too much to ask for a rocket ship bed for grownups? TakaTomo.de…

Sailing Tales

Once you have lived in Aberdeen for a while, the Harbour somehow becomes part of the landscape – it actually begins to feel normal to pass through the shadow of a huge offshore vessel as you walk down from Union Street to do some shopping or see a movie. But the impact that a harbour…

Rhodes

As we impatiently watch the sunset getting gradually later, and scrape the windscreen for the umpteenth time – our minds naturally turn to thoughts of a sunny break. Where could we go this summer from Aberdeen? Somewhere the sun will shine and crystal blue waters beckon invitingly, with delicious food and… Daydream no longer, flights…

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