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Fitness boot camp launches where humans exercise like dogs

Chasing a ball and bringing it back again may sound like fun for dogs, but for participants of new fitness bootcamp Work Out Like A Dog, it’s strictly humans doing the retrieving.

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Parents urged to stop pretending Father Christmas is real

Parents urged to stop pretending Father Christmas is real

Parents have been urged to stop pretending Father Christmas is real in case the “lie” damages relations with their children.

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The Saltoun Inn's toilets

Would loo believe it? Judges go potty for Broch pub’s bogs

A Fraserburgh pub has won acclaim for the quality and standards of their establishment’s toilets - for the second year running.

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Gavin McIntosh with some of his experimental sausages

Rosehearty butcher creates white chocolate sausage

A Rosehearty butcher has given his customers some food for thought with his new range of weird and wonderful sausages.

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Archaeologist Alison Cameron with some of the bones and artefacts unearthed at the cemetery at Fraserburgh.

Fraserburgh cemetery bones “unusual” find

The bones uncovered at a Fraserburgh cemetery date from the 13 century or even earlier, archaeologists believe.

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A car got trapped under a body of water

PICTURE: Car trapped in flooding

Pictured is a car whose driver was a little ambitious with their driving and got trapped under water as the north-east faces pouring rain and flooding.

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The holidays are here!

The holidays are here!

The Coca-Cola Christmas truck has rolled in to Fraserburgh today as part of its tour to celebrate 25 years of the “Holidays are Coming” advert.

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The holidays are coming...
officially

The holidays are coming... officially

The Coca-Cola Christmas Truck is officially coming to Fraserburgh this November the drinks company has confirmed.

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The holidays aren’t coming...just yet

The holidays aren’t coming...just yet

Fizzy drink giants Coca-Cola accidently published on their website that their Christmas truck was coming to Fraserburgh this November.

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ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND MAY 08 : Gordon SNP candidate and Former First Minister Alex Salmond makes a speech as he is elected to parliament at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre on May 08, 2015 in Aberdeen, Scotland. The United Kingdom has gone to the polls to vote for a new government in one of the most closely fought General Elections in recent history. With the result too close to call it is anticipated that there will be no overall clear majority winner and a coalition government will have to be formed once again. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Salmond’s plane name

Ex-First Minister and MSP for Aberdeenshire East Alex Salmond found himself in a bizarre situation when he tried to board a plane under a pseudonym - James Kirk.

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Kristopher Taylor and his missing drone

Where is the drone we’re looking for?

A Fraserburgh man is searching for his £1500 drone after a technical hitch caused it to go missing during a flight on August 3.

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