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Published: Fri 28 Aug 2015

Jim Crumley

AFTER a four century absence, beavers are beginning to make a comeback to the Scottish countryside. And that is something we should all be happy about, suggests nature writer Jim Crumley.

The Away Day Diaries: Kilmarnock

Hector MacKenzie

Published: Fri 28 Aug 2015

Dean Castle and Country Park is one of Kilmarnock's unexpected treats. Picture: East Ayrshire Leisure

WHAT comes to mind when you think of Kilmarnock? If you're a football fan, it might spark a warm glow of satisfaction prompted by the Staggies' thumping 4-0 victory at Rugby Park last week.







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