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QUIZ: Harry Potter at 20 - 20 questions to test your knowledge

This week marks the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, the first book in J.K. Rowling’s phenomenally successful series.

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Was your best man the best?

Hunt is on for Britain’s best best man

Stag and hen experts Red7 are scouring the country in search of Britain’s best best man.

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The King brothers

Williamwood High brothers enjoy joint success

Two talented brothers at Williamwood High are about to embark on adventures very different from the usual holiday-time leisure pursuits.

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A (very rainy) Ben Nevis challenge

A (very rainy) Ben Nevis challenge

A group of 14 Cosgrove Care staff and volunteers took part in a Ben Nevis challenge to raise funds for local charity Cosgrove Care earlier this month - and raised more than £9,000 for the charity.

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Prosecco Festival could be on its way to Scotland

Prosecco Festival could be on its way to Scotland

It’s one of the most popular drinks of the summer and now a festival dedicated to the sparkly treat could be coming to Scotland’s biggest cities.

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Everybody needs good neighbours ..?

Half of Brits don’t know their neighbours’ names, according to poll

More than half of all Brits don’t even know their neighbours’ full names, a survey has found.

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New military museum proves popular

New military museum proves popular

It’s been three months since Military Museum Scotland opened its doors for the first time, and it is going from strength to strength.

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Walking the walk at Pollock Country Park

Walking the walk at Pollock Country Park

Glasgow Pollock Country Park was abuzz as hundreds flocked to take part in the first ever Prostate Cancer UK March for Men family fundraising event.

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The cost of attending a wedding is going up

Attending a wedding can set you back £800

Couples face an average bill of £800 each time they attend a wedding, according to a survey on the wider costs associated with tying the knot.

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Summer of fun on the cards for kids

Summer of fun on the cards for kids

Youngsters can have a summer of sporty and fun activities thanks to East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure (ERLC).

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Supermarkets enter fuel price war following overcharging claims

Supermarkets enter fuel price war following overcharging claims

At least two major supermarkets have cut the price of forecourt fuel from today (Friday).

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One in five would include their pet in their wedding day

One in five would include their pet in their wedding day

We’ve long been a nation of pet lovers but new research has revealed how much we really value them as one in five (20 per cent) would consider including their pet on their wedding day.

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Some brits though the Leaning Tower of Pisa was taller than London's Big Ben

Time to brush up on general knowledge?

Which is taller - the Empire State Building or Mount Everest?

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Charity advises owners to micropchip their cats

Cat owners reminded of importance of microchipping

National charity Blue Cross has reminded cat owners to microchip their pets now or risk losing them forever if they stray.

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David and Anne Margetts

Clarkston couple’s recognition for years of dedication

Local fundraising couple Anne and David Margetts, who are part of Clarkston and District Church Christian Aid group, have been presented with a national Diamond Award by Christian Aid for their ongoing dedication to the charity.

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Avenue raises cash for kids charities

Avenue raises cash for kids charities

Newton Mearns shopping centre, The Avenue, has raised £2000 to support Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital and Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity.

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Claudia, who is looking forward to the next step in her career path.

Newton Mearns teen lands place on performing arts course

An aspiring actress from Newton Mearns has taken a big step towards her dream career by gaining a place at one of the UK’s leading performing arts academies.

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Billy Connolly. Pic: Shutterstock

Billy Connolly fans asked to submit drawings of ‘The Big Yin’ for special tribute

A series of fascinating portraits depicting comedy legend Billy Connolly have been unveiled following a public appeal to his fans.

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Morrisons Daddy of all Burgers. Pic: Jon Super/PA Wire

Meat wars: Aldi announce 16oz steak for a fiver as Morrisons launch giant 1lb burger

Can your dad handle these big daddies?

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