Oksana Mavrodii at the launch of Refugee Festival Scotland. Pic: Paul Chappells

Ukrainian opera singer launches Refugee Festival Scotland in Glasgow

A Ukrainian opera singer whose dad is still in the war-torn country helped kick off Refugee Festival Scotland in Glasgow today. Oksana Mavrodii, a soprano singer who is also Deputy Conductor of the Glasgow Male Philharmonic…

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Faye Taylor experienced stroke like symptoms

Wishaw schoolgirl, 9, diagnosed with brain cancer after losing power in leg and arm

Elaine Taylor has urged parents to ‘trust their instincts’ after her nine-year-old daughter was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour just days after taking unwell at home. The mum of…

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Aberdeen business owner to abseil down Children's Hospital to raise funds for cancer charity

Aberdeen business owner to abseil down Children’s Hospital to raise funds for cancer charity

Owner of Clarity Simplicity Ltd is preparing to abseil down Aberdeen’s Children Hospital to raise money for Team Jak Foundation – a charity that provides practical, social, and emotional support…

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