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Top 10 weirdest items found in storage units

A sunday dinner left in an oven, a samurai sword and a secret designer wardrobe have been revealed as some of the most surprising things Brits have left behind in storage facilities across the UK.

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Roger Moore as James Bond. Photo by Moviestore/REX Shutterstock

QUIZ: Can you name the Bond villains?

In tribute to Sir Roger Moore, here’s a James Bond themed quiz.

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Men Shed representatives at the cheque presentation

Sheds get boost from Asda Foundation

Men’s Shed organisations in Angus have received funding from the Asda Foundation to support their workshop spaces.

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Webster Memorial Theatre

ANGUSalive events to go ahead as planned

Events at ANGUSalive facilities will all go ahead as planned following the terror incident in Manchester, but the public have been told not to be alarmed if their bags are searched.

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Port chaplain Peter Donald on one of his visits.

Major milestone for Montrose port chaplain

Peter Donald, a port chaplain for international maritime charity Sailors’ Society, notched up a milestone recently when he visited the merchant vessel Pacific Leader in Montrose.

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Eating cheese is better for you than previously thought

Eating plenty of cheese is healthier than you think and does not necessarily increase your risk of heart disease, cancer and diabetes, say scientists.

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The Ideal Home Show Scotland returns for its 70th year

Ideal Home Show Scotland celebrates 70th birthday

The Ideal Home Show Scotland celebrates its 70th year in Scotland when it returns to Glasgow this weekend.

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Trust to close Glamis museum

Trust to close Glamis museum

The Angus Folk Museum in Glamis is to close permanently, after the National Trust for Scotland made the decision to relocate the Angus Folk collection.

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Passengers on the 'Lady Catherine' leaving the harbour at Sea Fest.

New name for Arbroath Sea Fest

Arbroath Sea Fest is marking it’s 21st anniversary with a new name - Arbroath Sea and Food Festival.

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Have you got a ‘fugly’ pet? It could be a TV star!

Have you got a ‘fugly’ pet? It could be a TV star!

Do you have a pet that’s, well, not the prettiest?

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Revealed - Britain’s favourite flower

Revealed - Britain’s favourite flower

The humble garden rose has been revealed as Britain’s favourite flower.

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Award winners at the 7th Arbroath Boys' Brigade presentation evening.

Evening of celebration for 7th Arbroath Boys’ Brigade

The Display and Awards night of the 7th Arbroath Boys’ Brigade was held in St Andrew’s Church.

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9 sacred sites of Stone Age Scotland

9 sacred sites of Stone Age Scotland

Scotland has a rich selection of Neolithic sites which give some insight into human existence in what is now Scotland between 4000BC and 2300BC.

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Daniel Sloss has released The Estimated Guide to Scotland  (Pic: Mikael Buck)

Sloss takes on the estimations of Scotland

Scottish comedian Daniel Sloss has launched a new guide based on the worldview of Scotland, its people, traditions and culture to highlight the ridiculousness of estimations.

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Exhibition explores the nature of ‘home’

Exhibition explores the nature of ‘home’

“What is Home?”, an exhibition organised by the SSAMIS project (Social Support and Migration in Scotland) will be displayed in two venues in Angus: Arbroath Library, May 23 – June 24, 2017 and Brechin Museum July 13 – August 24, 2017.

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Dog walkers are being urged to keep their pets away from ground nesting birds.

Fur and feathers don’t always go together – advice for dog walkers

Our much-loved, four-legged furry friends give us endless amounts of joy and while out walking our dogs, it’s an added bonus to our daily activity if we see some great wildlife.

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TV show looking for real-life Romeo and Juliets

TV show looking for real-life Romeo and Juliets

A new TV series is looking to talk to couples whose love goes against their parents or families wishes.

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Joy, Blake and Jenny in the new shop

Second shop to open for Blake

A second thrift shop which will raise funds for research in to Blake McMillan’s rare condition has opened in Arbroath.

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E-cigarette laws change this week - here’s how vapers will be affected

E-cigarette laws change this week - here’s how vapers will be affected

New tobacco laws affecting vapers who smoke e-cigarettes will come into force this week.

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