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Scots airline pilots have sexiest voices, survey finds

They are a voice of reassurance for passengers before take off and landing. But when it comes to the accent of airline pilots, most frequent fliers like their captain to be Scottish, a survey has revealed.

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Diner hits out after Edinburgh restaurant call her ‘pain in the ass woman’

Diner hits out after Edinburgh restaurant call her ‘pain in the ass woman’

A disgusted diner has slammed restaurant staff who typed “pain in the ass woman” on her receipt.

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The object. Picture: ESO

Scientists claim mystery object could be alien spaceship

A huge cigar-shaped object assumed to be an interstellar asteroid could be an alien starship, scientists believe.

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Peppa Pig has been blamed for contributing to patients' unrealistic expectations of what they can expect from their GP. Picture: Channel 5/PA Wire

Peppa Pig’s GP blamed for ‘unrealistic’ beliefs

He is the community doctor for Peppa and her friends, making home visits and handing out medicine for every bump, scrape or rash.

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Cartoon show Peppa Pig has been blamed for contributing to patients' unrealistic  expectations (Picture: PA)

Leader comment: NHS of our dreams only exists on Peppa Pig cartoon

Poor old Dr Brown Bear. He is, after all, only trying to do his best to keep Peppa Pig and friends healthy.

Opinion
Buffalos at Stevie Mitchells Buffalo Farm, in Kirkcaldy, Fife. Picture: Centre Press.

Buffalo escapes Fife farm and goes on the run

Farmers of a buffalo - destined for the frying pan - are appealing for help after the beast jumped a fence and went on the run.

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(l-r) Philip Van Benthem, Kyle Smith, James Lamb and Brian Kerr, members of the Carbon Zerow rowing team looking to make history in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge. Picture: Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge/PA Wire

Scot going carbon neutral in world’s toughest rowing race

Four Transatlantic adventurers have pledged to make their forthcoming participation in the world’s toughest rowing race even more fiendish - by going completely carbon-neutral.

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50 Shades of Grey voted most boring film. Picture: Mike Coppola/Getty Images

A night at the snoozies: Britain’s most boring films revealed

Many of them are blockbusters with a stellar cast and a multi million dollar budget.

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Eve Mcilquham reunited with her chocolate Labrador toy Basil after images of it were shared around the world. Picture: Martin Shields/Glasgow Airport/PA Wire

Girl, 10, reunited with lost toy dog after appeal video

A girl has been reunited with the cuddly toy she lost at an airport after images of it were shared around the world.

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Celtic coach Kolo Toure. Picture: Getty

Celtic coach Kolo Toure gets into Twitter war with Piers Morgan

A Twitter account purporting to belong to Kolo Toure has spent the morning of the Betfred Cup final getting into an online spat with Piers Morgan.

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Jasper the fox with Natalie Reynolds age 35 and Chace Reynolds age 3. Picture: SWNS

Animal-daft mum-of-two keeps hand-reared fox as pet

AN animal-daft mum has kept a fox as a pet and allows her young children to play with it - even though it has a tendency to bite strangers.

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Kezia Dugdale during her challenge

Kezia Dugdale’s I’m a Celeb opener ends in defeat

Former Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale has lost her first challenge on I’m A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here, missing out on the chance to be named Jungle Prime Minister.

Politics
Dopey workmen painted white road markings - on top of a large pile of horse poo.

The workmen were repainting two kilometers of white lines on the edges of the busy A198 outside of Longniddry, East Lothian.

Road markings painted over horse poo in East Lothian

DOPEY workmen painted white road markings – on top of a large pile of horse poo.

Transport
Kezia Dugdale has made her first jungle appearance on TV programme I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! Picture: Universal News Europe

Best Twitter reactions as Kezia Dugdale enters I’m A Celeb

KEZIA Dugdale officially entered the I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! jungle tonight. To mark this historic occasion, we’ve rounded up some of the best Twitter responses.

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Kezia Dugdale MSP takes part in a Bush Tucker Trial on 'I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here!' Picture: ITV

Video: Kezia Dugdale sifts through tank of fish guts

Kezia Dugdale has entered the I’m a Celebrity jungle and was immediately put to the task by having to rummage around in a tank of fish guts called ‘Sickola Sturgeon’.

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The statue at Blackfriars Priory School has now been covered up

Catholic school covers up statue after ‘suggestive’ complaints

A Catholic school has been forced to cover up a statue of a saint and a child over concerns it was sexually suggestive.

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Many have lashed out after Amazon stopped boxing all items.

Amazon accused of ‘ruining Christmas’ over lack of packaging

Amazon is facing a backlash over its lack of packaging on a number of deliveries in the build up to Christmas.

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B&M have apologised over the product.

B&M apologise over product which mum claims ‘ruins Christmas magic’

B&M has apologised after a furious mum accused the store of almost ruining Christmas for her children with one of its products.

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Czech tourists dressed in swimsuits similar to the character made famous by TV and film character Borat in Astana. Picture: informburo.kz, via AP

Sacha Baron Cohen to pay tourists’ fines for dressing as Borat

Six tourists from the Czech Republic could have their fines for dressing up as Borat in Kazakhstan paid by Sacha Baron Cohen.

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David Davis warns of no Brexit deal and then trips off stage

David Davis gave a talk at a conference in London where he warned that Britain face leaving the EU without a deal before tripping off the stage as he exited.

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