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55 per cent of kids think their parents have super powers

Kids really do think their parents are superheroes - with more than half believing their mums can read their MINDS, according to a study.

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Free family fun to welcome in the Spring

Free family fun to welcome in the Spring

A traditional Slavic Spring celebration will be making a splash at Arbroath this weekend as part of a multiculturalism project.

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The NYCoS is currently seeking new members, with a free workshop session in Forfar in June to recruit its latest cluster of talented youngsters.

Angus choir seeks talented recruits

The Angus branch of the National Youth Choir of Scotland (NYCoS) is now searching for its next cluster of budding young singers.

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Frank’s soulmate hopes for a    positive campaign outcome

Frank’s soulmate hopes for a positive campaign outcome

This could be a crucial year for Angus health campaigner Amanda Kopel who is hoping to see a successful conclusion to almost four years of lobbying the Scottish Government.

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When do the clocks go forward this year?

When do the clocks go forward this year?

The light nights are coming - and hopefully they’ll bring some warmer weather with them.

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Around 180,000 families in Scotland will be eligible for Tax-Free Childcare

Government child care website now online

Millions of parents can pre-register from today (Wednesday) for the government’s new childcare offers, with the launch of a new Childcare Choices government website www.childcarechoices.gov.uk

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Top 10 most popular Mother’s Day gift purchases

Top 10 most popular Mother’s Day gift purchases

It’s Mother’s Day this Sunday - but what will you be buying?

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Most Scots manage to 'find themselves' by the age of 29.

Scots settle into their own identites by the age of 29

*Scots finally know who they are and feel comfortable in their own skin at the age of 29 – but their sense of identity starts to fade at 58, according to new research.

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Watch millions of new 12-sided £1 coins being produced at Royal Mint

The new £1 coin is within striking distance as the Royal Mint makes preparations for it entering circulation next week.

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One in four Scottish millennials care more about their body image than career

One in four Scottish millennials care more about their body image than career

A new study has revealed that career aspirations are at the bottom rung of the ladder with young Scots, with two thirds happy to take a pay-cut if it meant achieving the perfect body.

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NFU Scotland president Andrew McCornick.

Shoppers urged to buy Scottish amid ‘rotten’ Brazilian meat claims

Shoppers are being urged to buy Scottish in the wake of allegations that Brazilian meat processors are selling rotten beef and poultry.

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Down's Syndrome Scotland

Ending the stigma about Down’s syndrome

Schools and communities have been urged to pull on their favourite pair of socks to back Down’s Syndrome Scotland’s awareness week.

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Average Brit spends £1,000 on clothes per year

Average Brit spends £1,000 on clothes per year

The average Brit spends over £1,000 on new clothes every year, shops for new gear every two months - but leaves a third of it hanging in the wardrobe, according to new research.

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Smokers warned over new cigarette laws coming into force soon

Smokers warned over new cigarette laws coming into force soon

Smokers across the UK are being warned about new rules on cigarettes and tobacco that are set to come into force within a matter of weeks.

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10 things we’re sure you won’t know about St. Patrick

10 things we’re sure you won’t know about St. Patrick

Today’s is St. Patrick’s Day and Ireland’s patron saint’s day is commemorated around the world.

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One of last summers events organised by The Food Life  a celebration of local food and produce at East Haven.

Food fair to bring festival to a close

An indoor food fair on Mother’s Day will round off this year’s week-long Taste of Angus festival.

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Half of the painting's �8 million price tag was raised with grants and donations.

‘Monarch of the Glen’ painting saved for the nation

One of Scotland’s most iconic paintings, ‘The Monarch of the Glen’ by Sir Edward Landseer, has been saved for the nation after a public campaign raised the £4 million needed for its purchase.

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‘Sunshine on Leith’ is ‘Heaven Right Now’

‘Sunshine on Leith’ is ‘Heaven Right Now’

You would have to walk 500 miles and then walk 500 more to find a better amateur production of the sellout musical ‘Sunshine on Leith’.

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Survivors to take a Step out for Stroke

Survivors to take a Step out for Stroke

The Stroke Association will be hosting a Step out for Stroke walk on May 7, taking place at The Esplanade in Broughty Ferry.

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Instrumental Band are winners in Perth

Instrumental Band are winners in Perth

Perth Concert Hall was a hive of musical activity last weekend with bands from across Scotland competing in the annual Scottish Brass Band Championships.

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