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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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Windfall for Kirriemuir Day Care

Windfall for Kirriemuir Day Care

Kirriemuir Day Care received a donation of £3317, from the Co-operative Food Store in the Roods as part of their support for local charities.

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Going the extra mile for charity

Going the extra mile for charity

A former Webster’s High School pupil is to run a half marathon this week, to help raise funds for Vision Aid Overseas.

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The cast take a break from rehearsals in the new drama studio at the community campus.

Forfar Academy pupils prepare for ‘Hairspray’

Forfar Academy brings the international hit musical ‘Hairspray’ to the stage at the new Forfar Community Campus theatre next month.

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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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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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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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The launch of the JM Barrie Literary Society was held in Barrie Pavillion on Tuesday afternoon. Founder Cally Phillips was pictured with potential members.

Kirrie Society promotes work of Sir J. M. Barrie

Auld Licht Idyllis, Better Dead, Sentimental Tommy, Quality Street, Peter Pan, the list can go on.

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The Rotary Club of Forfar donated �500 to the Pitstop to be used for the development of a sensory room. Pictured are (standing) Dawn Balfour, Wayne Gorman and Ian Findlay with Paula Elvin (Rotary President) and Rhoan.

Forfar sensory room for autistic children to open by summer

Work is progressing well at the autism sensory unit at the Pitstop in Forfar which should be open in time for the school summer holidays.

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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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