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Scottish Student Journalist of the Year 2017. Been published by local/national news, magazines and others. Editor of conter.co.uk + scotlandstandup.co.uk.

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Following in the footsteps of Banksy, Glasgow 'taggers' call for legal spaces to display artworks

Glasgow street artists are calling for a legal space to graffiti. Jonathan Rimmer spoke to some of the taggers in question.

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Gie's a break: Glasgow hosts the resurgent street dance form

When Christopher ‘Sideshow’ Maule formed crew with his friend ‘Wee Super Steve’ in 2002 they simply wanted to emulate the ageing heroes of their youth. Today, The Flyin' Jalapenos boasts 40 members and a network of teachers training up b-boys and b-girls.

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Boom time as record numbers of tourists flock to Scotland

Worked on with Karin Goodwin. Scotland's increasingly high profile – the Rough Guide this year placed Scotland at number two on its top ten list of countries – is also said to be a factor.

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Bossy Love, taking the reverse route to stardom

THE usual route for Scottish acts seeking stardom is to hit the road to London. Amandah Wilkinson, aka Bossy Love, did it the other way round, taking the bus to Glasgow to become one of the most talked about breaking artists in the country.

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The 10 best documentaries on Netflix

JUST a few days ago, Netflix saw its stock reach an all-time high. The streaming TV service now commands a global subscriber base of 104 million, with five million people signing up in the last three months alone.

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News feature: The revolution will be digitised

IT once only seemed possible in futuristic science fiction, but countries around the world – from Sweden to India to Canada – are dispensing with cash for good.

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The big food fight: Scotland and England go head to head in battle over tasty treat

They’re cheap, they go perfectly with some cheese and wine, and they are seemingly innocuous … but oakcakes have become the latest issue to crop up in the famously crumbly relationship between Scotland and England.

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Andy Murray and Nicola Sturgeon among Icon Awards finalists ...

FIRST Minister Nicola Sturgeon and tennis star Andy Murray are among 100 finalists in the Icon Awards, Scotland’s biggest event celebrating diversity and the LGBT community.

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Meet the Gael force hip hop artist

YOU might expect renowned bagpiper, guitarist and traditional Gaelic singer Griogair Labhruidh to be appearing at the upcoming Celtic Connections Festival. Instead, he's at home in Ballachulish working on a very different type of project – the world’s first Gaelic hip hop record.

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Further snowfall predicted across the north of Scotland

A FRESH band of snow and ice was expected across the north of Scotland in the early hours of this morning.