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A tour thro' the whole island of Great Britain is an account of his travels by English author Daniel Defoe, first published in three volumes between 1724 and 1727.
The A74(M) and M74 form a major motorway in Scotland.
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The A82 is a road in Scotland that runs from Glasgow to Inverness by way of Fort William.
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Abbey National plc was a UK-based bank and former building society, which latterly traded under the Abbey brand name.
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Abellio ScotRail is the national train operating company of Scotland, owned by and operated by Abellio, a subsidiary of Nederlandse Spoorwegen, which has been running the ScotRail franchise since 1 April 2015.
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Aberfoyle (Obar Phuill) is a village in the Land Registration County of Perth and the local government district of Stirling, Scotland.
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The Acts of Union were two Acts of Parliament: the Union with Scotland Act 1706 passed by the Parliament of England, and the Union with England Act passed in 1707 by the Parliament of Scotland.
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Aggreko plc is the world's largest temporary power generation company, and a major supplier of temperature control equipment.
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Airdrie (An t-Àrd Ruigh) is a town in North Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Alan McGee (born 29 September 1960) is a Scottish businessman and music industry executive.
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Albion Automotive of Scotstoun, Glasgow is a former Scottish automobile and commercial vehicle manufacturer, currently involved in the manufacture and supply of Automotive component systems.
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Alexander "Greek" Thomson (9 April 1817 – 22 March 1875) was an eminent Scottish architect and architectural theorist who was a pioneer in sustainable building.
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Alexandra Park is a public park in the East End of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Sir Alfred Fernandez Yarrow, 1st Baronet, of Homestead (13 January 1842 – 24 January 1932) was a British shipbuilder who started a shipbuilding dynasty, Yarrow Shipbuilders.
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An all-seater stadium is a sport stadium in which every spectator has a seat.
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American football (referred to as football in the United States and Canada, also known as gridiron elsewhere) is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
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Anderston (Anderstoun, Baile Aindrea) is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Anniesland Fearann Anna is a district in the West End of the Scottish city Glasgow.
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The Archbishop of Glasgow is an archiepiscopal title that takes its name after the city of Glasgow in Scotland.
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The Archdiocese of Glasgow was one of the thirteen (after 1633 fourteen) dioceses of the Scottish church.
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Arden is the location of a medium-sized housing estate on the very edge of Glasgow, southwest of the city centre.
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Argyle Street is a major thoroughfare in the city centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Argyll and Bute (Earra-Ghaidheal agus Bòd) is both one of 32 unitary authority council areas; and a Lieutenancy area in Scotland.
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Ariana Grande-Butera (born June 26, 1993), known professionally as Ariana Grande, is an American singer and actress.
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The Arlington Baths Club is a nineteenth-century baths in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Armadillos are New World placental mammals with a leathery armour shell.
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Art Nouveau (Anglicised to; at. Sezession, Czech Secese, Eng. Modern Style, Ger.. Jugendstil, Slovak. Secesia) or Jugendstil is an international philosophyDuncan (1994), 7.
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The Arts and Crafts movement was an international movement in the decorative and fine arts that flourished in Europe and North America between 1880 and 1910, emerging in Japan in the 1920s.
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Ashfield Football Club are a Scottish football club from Possilpark in the North of Glasgow.
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Asian-Scots or Scottish Asians is a term used for people of South Asian ancestry who were born and/or raised in Scotland.
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Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
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AXA is a French, multinational, investment banking firm headquartered in the 8th arrondissement of Paris that engages in global investment banking, securities, investment management, insurance, and other financial services.
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Ayr (Inbhir Àir, "Mouth of the River Ayr") is a town and former Royal Burgh sitting along the west coast of Ayrshire in Scotland.
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BAE Systems Maritime – Naval Ships is a wholly owned subsidiary company of BAE Systems plc, specialising in naval surface shipbuilding and combat systems integration.
Bangladeshis (also spelled Bangladeshies বাংলাদেশী), or Bangladeshi people, are citizens of Bangladesh, regardless of origin or country of residence.
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Barclays is a British multinational banking & financial services company headquartered in London.
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The Barrowland Ballroom (also known as Barrowlands) is a major dance hall and concert venue in Glasgow, Scotland.
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The "Battle of George Square", also known as "Bloody Friday" and "Black Friday", was one of the most intense riots in the history of Glasgow; it took place on Friday, 31 January 1919.
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Battlefield is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Bauer Radio is a UK-based radio division of the Bauer Media Group.
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BBC Alba is a Scottish Gaelic language digital television channel jointly owned by the BBC and MG Alba.
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BBC Radio nan Gàidheal is a British radio station, broadcasting in Scottish Gaelic.
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BBC Scotland (BBC Alba) is the division of the British Broadcasting Corporation, the publicly funded broadcaster of the United Kingdom, which is responsible for broadcasting in Scotland.
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The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (BBC SSO) is a Scottish broadcasting symphony orchestra based in Glasgow.
Bearsden is a town in East Dunbartonshire, Scotland.
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Belfast is the capital and largest city of Northern Ireland (United Kingdom).
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Bellahouston (Gaelic: Baile Ùistein) is a district in the southwest of the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Bellahouston Park is a public park on the South Side of Glasgow, Scotland, between the areas of Craigton, Dumbreck, Ibrox and Mosspark covering an area of.
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Belle and Sebastian are a Scottish indie pop band formed in Glasgow in January 1996.
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Benburb Football Club are a Scottish football club, based in Govan, Glasgow.
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A benediction (Latin: bene, well + dicere, to speak) is a short invocation for divine help, blessing and guidance, usually at the end of worship service.
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Bethlehem (بيت لحم "House of Meat", בֵּית לֶחֶם, Modern:, lit. "House of Bread") is a Palestinian city located in the central West Bank, about 10 kilometers south of Jerusalem.
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Today, biblical Unitarianism (or "Biblical Unitarianism" or "biblical unitarianism") identifies the Christian belief that the Bible teaches God is a singular person—the Father—and that Jesus is a distinct being, his son.
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William "Billy" Connolly, (born 24 November 1942) is a Scottish comedian, musician, presenter and actor.
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Biology is a natural science concerned with the study of life and living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, evolution, distribution, and taxonomy.
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Biotechnology is the use of living systems and organisms to develop or make products, or "any technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms or derivatives thereof, to make or modify products or processes for specific use" (UN Convention on Biological Diversity, Art. 2).
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Bishopbriggs is a town in East Dunbartonshire, Scotland.
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According to the New York Stock Exchange, a blue chip is stock in a corporation with a national reputation for quality, reliability, and the ability to operate profitably in good times and bad.
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Blythswood Hill is an area of Glasgow, Scotland.
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BNP Paribas is a French multinational bank and financial services company with global headquarters in Paris.
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Bohemianism is the practice of an unconventional lifestyle, often in the company of like-minded people, with few permanent ties, involving musical, artistic, or literary pursuits.
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Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site.
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Braehead (Braeheid, Gaelic: Ceann a' Bhruthaich) is a commercial development located at the former site of Braehead Power Station in Renfrew on the south bank of the River Clyde in Renfrewshire.
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The Braehead Arena is a multi-purpose arena in Renfrewshire, Scotland.
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Braehead Clan are a Scottish professional ice hockey team.
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Brighton is a seaside resort and the largest part of the city of Brighton and Hove situated in East Sussex, England.
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English America, and later British America, refers to the English, and later British territories in the Americas (including Bermuda), Central America, the Caribbean, and Guyana from 1607 to 1783.
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The British Basketball League, often abbreviated to the BBL, is the premier men's professional basketball league in the United Kingdom.
British Polar Engines is a manufacturer of diesel engines based in Glasgow, Scotland.
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British Railways (BR), which from 1965 traded as British Rail, was the operator of most of the rail transport in Great Britain between 1948 and 1997.
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The British West Indies, sometimes abbreviated to BWI, are now the British Overseas Territories in the Caribbean, Anguilla, Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, and Montserrat.
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Broomhill is a district of the Scottish city of Glasgow, in the West End.
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The Bruce Report (or the Bruce Plan) is the name commonly given to the First Planning Report to the Highways and Planning Committee of the Corporation of the City of GlasgowRobert Bruce (1945), First Planning report to the Highways and Planning Committee of the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, Corporation of the City of Glasgow, Glasgow published in March 1945.
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BT Group plc, trading as BT, is a British multinational telecommunications services company with head offices in London, England, United Kingdom.
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Buchanan Bus Station is the main bus terminus in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Buchanan Street is one of the main shopping thoroughfares in Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland.
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The Budapest Metro (Budapesti metró) is the rapid transit system in the Hungarian capital Budapest.
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Buenos Aires is the capital and largest city of Argentina, and the second-largest metropolitan area in South America.
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A burgh was an autonomous corporate entity in Scotland and Northern England, usually a town, or toun in Scots.
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The Burrell Collection is an art collection in the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Bus deregulation in the United Kingdom was the transfer of operation of bus services from public bodies to private companies as legislated by the Transport Act 1985.
Bus rapid transit (BRT, BRTS, busway) is a bus-based mass transit system.
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Busby is a village in East Renfrewshire, Scotland.
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Byres Road is a street in Hillhead, Glasgow and is the central artery of the city's West End.
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A call centre or call center is a centralised office used for receiving or transmitting a large volume of requests by telephone.
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Callander (Calasraid) is a small town in the region of Stirling, Scotland, situated on the River Teith.
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Calton (Gaelic: A' Challtainn, Scots: Caltoun) is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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The Camanachd Association Challenge Cup a.k.a. the Camanachd Cup or Scottish Cup (known for sponsorship reasons as the SSE Scottish Hydro Camanachd Cup) is the premier prize in the sport of shinty.
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Cambuslang (Cammuslang, from Camas Lang) is a suburban town on the south-eastern outskirts of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Cambuslang Football Club was a Scottish football club, based in the Cambuslang area of Glasgow.
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Camera Obscura are a Scottish indie pop band from Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Campsie Fells are a range of hills in central Scotland, stretching east to west from Denny Muir to Dumgoyne, in Stirlingshire.
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Cantonese people are Han Chinese people whose ancestral homes are in Guangdong, China.
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Capital Scotland (formerly known as Beat 106, XFM Scotland, and later Galaxy Scotland) is a regional radio station owned by Communicorp and operated by Global Radio.
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Cardonald (Cardonal, Cair Dhòmhnaill) is an outlying suburb of the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Carlisle (or from Cumbric: Caer Luel Cathair Luail) is a city and the county town of Cumbria.
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The town of Carluke (Gaelic: Cathair MoLuaig) lies in the heart of the Lanarkshire countryside in South Lanarkshire, Scotland, northwest of Lanark and southeast of Wishaw.
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Carnwadric is an area of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Castlemilk (Caisteal Mheilc in Gaelic) is a district of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Cathcart (Kithcart, Coille Chart) is an area of Glasgow between Mount Florida, King's Park, Muirend and Newlands.
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A cathedral (French: cathédrale from Latin: cathedra, "seat" from the Greek kathedra (καθέδρα), seat, bench, from kata "down" + hedra seat, base, chair) is a Christian church which contains the seat of a bishop, thus serving as the central church of a diocese, conference, or episcopate.
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The Celtic Connections festival started in 1994 in Glasgow, Scotland, and has since been held every January.
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The Celtic Football Club are a professional football club based in Glasgow, Scotland who play in the Scottish Premiership.
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Celtic Football Club Women is a football team that plays in the Scottish Women's Premier League.
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Celtic Music Radio is a Community Radio station, broadcasting on 95.0 FM to the Glasgow, Scotland area.
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Celtic Park is a football stadium in the Parkhead area of Glasgow, and is the home ground of Celtic Football Club.
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A census is the procedure of systematically acquiring and recording information about the members of a given population.
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The Centre for Contemporary Arts (CCA) is an art gallery, performance space, cafe, and cinema on Sauchiehall Street, in Glasgow, Scotland.
The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) is a think tank co-founded in 2004 by Iain Duncan Smith and Tim Montgomerie.
Cessnock is a district in the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Charing Cross is a major road junction in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Charles Rennie Mackintosh (7 June 1868 – 10 December 1928) was a Scottish architect, designer, water colourist and artist.
Charles Tennant (3 May 1768 – 1 October 1838) was a Scottish chemist and industrialist.
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Chewin' the Fat was a Scottish comedy sketch show, starring Ford Kiernan, Greg Hemphill and Karen Dunbar.
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Sir Christopher Andrew Hoy, MBE (born 23 March 1976), known as Chris Hoy, is a British racing driver and former track cyclist who represented Great Britain at the Olympics and World Championships and Scotland at the Commonwealth Games.
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The Christadelphians are a millenarian Christian group who hold a view of Biblical Unitarianism.
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The Church of Scotland (The Scots Kirk, Eaglais na h-Alba), known informally by its Scots language name, the Kirk, is the established church of Scotland.
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Chvrches (pronounced as "churches" and stylised as CHVRCHΞS) are a Scottish electronic band, formed in 2011.
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Cineworld Group plc is a cinema chain operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Jersey and continental Europe as Cinema City International.
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Cineworld Glasgow Renfrew Street is a cinema on Renfrew Street, Glasgow, located in the north east of the city centre, it is adjacent to the Buchanan Bus Station and the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, as well as being close to Sauchiehall Street and Buchanan Galleries.
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The Citizens' Theatre is based in Glasgow, Scotland and is the principal producing theatre in the west of Scotland.
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City Lights is a Scottish television sitcom made by BBC Scotland and set in Glasgow.
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The City of Glasgow Bank is now largely known for its spectacular collapse in October 1878, ruining all but 254 of its 1,200 shareholders, whose liability was not limited.
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City of Glasgow College is a further education college in Glasgow, Scotland.
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The City of Glasgow Police or Glasgow City Police was the police of the City of Glasgow, Scotland.
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City status in the United Kingdom is granted by the monarch of the United Kingdom to a select group of communities:, there are 69 cities in the United Kingdom – 51 in England, six in Wales, seven in Scotland and five in Northern Ireland.
Clarkston (Clairkstoun, Baile Chlarc) is a suburban town in East Renfrewshire set in the Central Lowlands of Scotland.
The Clean Air Act 1956 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom passed in response to London's Great Smog of 1952.
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Clyde 1 is a Scottish independent local radio station serving Glasgow and West Central Scotland.
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Clyde 2 is a local radio station serving Glasgow and West Central Scotland.
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The Clyde Arc (known locally as the Squinty Bridge), is a road bridge spanning the River Clyde in Glasgow, in west central Scotland, connecting Finnieston, near the Clyde Auditorium and SECC with Pacific Quay and Glasgow Science Centre in Govan.
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The Clyde Auditorium, familiarly known as "The Armadillo", is a concert venue and auditorium in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Clyde Football Club are a Scottish professional football club based in Cumbernauld, and currently play in the Scottish League Two.
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Clyde FastLink is a proposed high frequency bus rapid transit system in Glasgow, United Kingdom.
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The Clyde Tunnel is a crossing beneath the River Clyde in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Clyde Waterfront is a 20 km stretch of the River Clyde, Scotland, running east-west from Glasgow Green in the heart of Glasgow, to Dumbarton on the Firth of Clyde.
Clydebank is a town in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland.
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Clydesdale Bank plc is a commercial bank in Scotland.
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Clydesdale Cricket Club is a sporting club situated at Titwood on the periphery of Pollokshields in the south of Glasgow.
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Clydesdale F.C. were a nineteenth-century Glasgow-based football club, who were attached to Clydesdale Cricket Club during the 1870s.
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A coat of arms is a unique heraldic design on an escutcheon (i.e. shield), surcoat, or tabard.
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Coatbridge (Cotbrig or Coatbrig, Drochaid a' Chòta) is a town in North Lanarkshire, Scotland, about east of Glasgow city centre, set in the central Lowlands.
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The Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, known for sponsorship reasons as the Emirates Arena, is an indoor arena and velodrome in Dalmarnock, Glasgow, Scotland.
The Commonwealth Games (known as the British Empire Games from 1930–1950, the British Empire and Commonwealth Games from 1954–1966, and British Commonwealth Games from 1970–1974) is an international, multi-sport event involving athletes from the Commonwealth of Nations.
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The Community Charge (commonly known as the "poll tax") was a system of taxation introduced in replacement of domestic rates in Scotland from 1989, prior to its introduction in England and Wales from 1990.
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Community radio is a radio service offering a third model of radio broadcasting in addition to commercial and public broadcasting.
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Commuter rail, also called suburban rail, is a passenger rail transport service that primarily operates between a city centre, and the middle to outer suburbs beyond 15 km (10 miles) and commuter towns or other locations that draw large numbers of commuters — people who travel on a daily basis.
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A commuter town is a town whose residents normally work elsewhere, although they live and sleep in these neighborhoods.
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The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.
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Containerization is a system of intermodal freight transport using intermodal containers (also called shipping containers and ISO containers) made of weathering steel.
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Continental Europe, also referred to as mainland Europe or simply the Continent (particularly by Britons, Azores and Madeira Portuguese, Balearic and Canary Spaniards, Icelanders and other European island nations, and peninsular Scandinavians), is the continent of Europe, explicitly excluding the islands of Europe.
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A conurbation is a region comprising a number of cities, large towns, and other urban areas that, through population growth and physical expansion, have merged to form one continuous urban and industrially developed area.
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The Convention of Royal Burghs, more fully termed the Convention of the Royal Burghs of Scotland, was a representative assembly which protected the privileges and pursued the interests of Scotland’s principal trading towns, the royal burghs, from the middle of the 16th century to the second half of the 20th century.
Cowcaddens (Coocaddens, Coille Challtainn) is an area of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Cowlairs Football Club was a 19th-century football club from the Cowlairs area of Glasgow in Scotland.
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Craig Ferguson (born 17 May 1962) is a Scottish-born American television host, stand-up comedian, writer, actor, director, producer and voice artist.
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Craigholme School is an independent all-girls school situated in the Pollokshields area of the South Side of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Crianlarich (A' Chrìon Làraich) is a village in Stirling council area and the registration county of Perthshire, Scotland, about six miles north-east of the head of Loch Lomond.
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Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players each on a field at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard-long pitch.
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Croftfoot (Croaftfuit, Bun a' Chroit) is a residential district on the southeastern side of the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Crosshill is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Crossrail Glasgow (formerly known as Glasgow Crossrail) is a proposed railway development in Central Scotland.
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Cumbernauld (Cummernaud, meeting of the sewers) is a Scottish new town in North Lanarkshire, historically in Dunbartonshire.
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Cumbric was a variety of the Common Brittonic language spoken during the Early Middle Ages in the Hen Ogledd or "Old North" in what is now Northern England and southern Lowland Scotland.
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Cumnock (Cumnag in Gaelic) is a town in East Ayrshire, Scotland.
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Curling is a sport in which players slide stones on a sheet of ice towards a target area which is segmented into four concentric circles.
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The Daily Record, part of Trinity Mirror, is a Scottish tabloid newspaper based in Glasgow.
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Dalian is a major city and seaport in the south of Liaoning Province, People's Republic of China.
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Dalmarnock (Dail Mheàrnaig) is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Daniel Defoe (c. 166024 April 1731), born Daniel Foe, was an English trader, writer, journalist, pamphleteer, and spy, most famous for his novel Robinson Crusoe.
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Darnley is an area in south-west Glasgow, Scotland located on the A727 just west of Arden.
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David Bryce FRSE FRIBA RSA (3 April 1803 – 7 May 1876) was a Scottish architect.
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David Dale (6 January 1739 – 17 March 1806) was a Scottish merchant and businessman, known for establishing the influential weaving community of New Lanark, in South Lanarkshire, Scotland and is credited along with his son in law Robert Owen of being a founder of utopian socialism and a founding father of socialism.
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David I (Medieval Gaelic: Dabíd mac Maíl Choluim; Modern Gaelic: Daibhidh I mac Chaluim; 1084 – 24 May 1153) was a 12th-century ruler who was Prince of the Cumbrians (1113–1124), Earl of Northampton and Huntingdon and later King of the Scots (1124–1153).
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David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor, (17 January 1863 – 26 March 1945) was a British Liberal politician and statesman.
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Deacon Blue are a Scottish pop band formed in Glasgow during 1985.
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Deaconsbank is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Dear Green Place is a Scottish comedy programme set in a park in central Glasgow.
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Del Amitri are a Scottish alternative rock band, formed in Glasgow, Scotland in 1983.
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Demonym (δῆμος dẽmos 'people, tribe', ὄνομα ónoma 'name') is a recently created word that denotes terms that are used to identify natives or residents of a certain or specific place and which are derived from the name of that place.
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Dennistoun is a district of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the largest city on the United States–Canada border.
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A diocese, from the Greek term διοίκησις, meaning "administration", is the district under the supervision of a bishop.
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Direct Line, part of the Direct Line Group, is a company that specialises in selling insurance and other financial services, sold directly to consumers by telephone and the internet.
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The Doge's Palace (Palazzo Ducale) is a palace built in Venetian Gothic style, and one of the main landmarks of the city of Venice in northern Italy.
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Dowanhill is a district of Glasgow, Scotland, contiguous with Partick, occupying the area west of Hillhead, south of Kelvinside and east of Hyndland.
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Drumchapel (Druim a' Chapaill), known to locals and residents as 'The Drum', is part of the city of Glasgow, Scotland, having been annexed from Dunbartonshire in 1938.
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Dumbarton is a town and burgh which is the administrative centre of the council area of West Dunbartonshire, and formerly of the historic county of Dunbartonshire, in the West-Central Lowlands of Scotland.
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The Dundee Stars, currently stylised as Dundee 'CCS' Stars due to a title sponsorship deal with Contract Cleaning Services, are a professional ice hockey team based in the Scottish city of Dundee.
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East Dunbartonshire (Aest Dunbartanshire; Siorrachd Dhùn Bhreatainn an Ear) is one of the 32 council areas of Scotland.
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East Kilbride (Cille Bhrìghde an Ear) is the largest town in South Lanarkshire in Scotland.
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Easterhouse is a suburb of Glasgow about east of the city centre.
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Easterhouse Panthers are an amateur rugby league team based in Easterhouse in the East End of Glasgow.
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Ebola virus (EBOV, formerly designated Zaire ebolavirus) is one of five known viruses within the genus Ebolavirus.
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The economy of Scotland is closely linked with the rest of the United Kingdom and the wider European Economic Area.
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Edward Christopher "Ed" Sheeran (born 17 February 1991) is an English singer-songwriter and occasional actor.
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Edinburgh (Dùn Èideann) is the capital city of Scotland, located in Lothian on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth.
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Edinburgh Airport (Port-adhair Dhùn Èideann) is an airport located at Ingliston in the City of Edinburgh, Scotland.
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The Edinburgh Capitals are a Scottish ice hockey club, playing in the UK-wide Elite Ice Hockey League.
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The Edinburgh Festival is a collective term for many arts and cultural festivals that take place each summer, mostly in August, in Edinburgh, Scotland.
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The Edwardian era or Edwardian period in the United Kingdom is the period covering the reign of King Edward VII, 1901 to 1910, and is sometimes extended beyond Edward's death to include the four years leading up to World War I. The death of Queen Victoria in January 1901 and the succession of her son Edward marked the end of the Victorian era.
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Edwin George Morgan (27 April 1920 – 17 August 2010), The Independent.
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Eggheads is a BBC quiz show that airs on weekdays.
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The Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL) is a professional ice hockey league in the United Kingdom.
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EMAP Ltd is a British media company, specialising in the production of business-to-business magazines, and the organisation of business events and conferences.
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An emergency department (ED), also known as an accident & emergency department (A&E), emergency room (ER) or casualty department, is a medical treatment facility specializing in emergency medicine, the acute care of patients who present without prior appointment; either by their own means or by that of an ambulance.
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Empire Exhibition, Scotland 1938 (unofficially known as the British Empire Exhibition, Glasgow) was an international exposition held at Bellahouston Park in Glasgow, from May to December 1938.
Empty is a six-episode BBC Two sitcom first broadcast on 28 February 2008.
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The England national football team represents England and the Crown Dependencies of Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man for football matches as part of FIFA-authorised events, and is controlled by The Football Association, the governing body for football in England.
Approximately 360–400 million people speak English as their first language.
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Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler (born May 8, 1976), simply known as Enrique Iglesias, is a Spanish singer, songwriter and actor.
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The Enterprise, Transport and Lifelong Learning Department (ETLLD) was a former Scottish Executive department responsible for economic and industrial development, further and higher education, skills, lifelong learning, energy, transport and digital connectivity until 2007.
Erskine is a town in the council area of Renfrewshire, and historic county of the same name, situated in the West Central Lowlands of Scotland.
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The Erskine Bridge is a multi span cable-stayed box girder bridge spanning the River Clyde in west central Scotland.
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eSharp is a project designed to support postgraduate research in the arts, humanities, education, and social sciences, based at the University of Glasgow in Scotland.
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esure is an internet and telephone based insurance company based in Reigate, Surrey, England.
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The European Capital of Culture is a city designated by the European Union for a period of one calendar year during which it organises a series of cultural events with a strong European dimension.
The European Capital of Sport is an award from ACES (European Capitals of Sport Association) that has been given since 2001 for a period of one calendar year.
The European Champion Clubs' Cup, also known as Coupe des Clubs Champions Européens, or simply the European Cup, is a trophy awarded annually by UEFA to the football club that wins the UEFA Champions League.
The European Sports Championships is a multi-sport event involving the co-branding of the individual European championships of some of the leading sports in Europe.
Euston railway station or London Euston is a central London railway terminus and one of 19 stations managed by Network Rail.
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The Evening Times is an evening tabloid newspaper published Monday to Saturday in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Falkirk (The Fawkirk, An Eaglais Bhreac) is a town in the Central Lowlands of Scotland, historically within the county of Stirlingshire.
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Fernhill School is an independent Catholic school in Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire, Scotland.
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The Fife Flyers, established in 1938, are the oldest professional ice hockey team in the United Kingdom.
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Finnieston is an area of Glasgow, Scotland, situated on the North bank of the River Clyde and between the city's West End and the city centre.
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The Finnieston Crane or Stobcross Crane is a disused giant cantilever crane in the centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Firebrand Games is a video game development company with studios in Glasgow, Scotland, Florida, USA, and Baton Rouge, USA.
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Firhill Stadium (commonly referred to as simply Firhill) is a football, rugby union and rugby league stadium located in the Maryhill area of Glasgow, Scotland.
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First Glasgow is the largest bus company serving the Greater Glasgow area in Scotland.
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A first-past-the-post (abbreviated FPTP, 1stP, or FPP), or winner-takes-all, election is one that is won by the candidate receiving more votes than any others.
The Firth of Clyde encloses the largest and deepest coastal waters in the British Isles, sheltered from the Atlantic Ocean by the Kintyre peninsula which encloses the outer firth in Argyll and Ayrshire, Scotland.
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A ford is a shallow place with good footing where a river or stream may be crossed by wading or inside a vehicle.
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The Forth and Clyde Canal is a canal opened in 1790, crossing central Scotland; it provided a route for the seagoing vessels of the day between the Firth of Forth and the Firth of Clyde at the narrowest part of the Scottish Lowlands.
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Foster + Partners is a British international studio for architecture and integrated design, with headquarters in London.
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Francis Martin Patrick "Frankie" Boyle (born 16 August 1972) is a Scottish comedian and writer, well known for his pessimistic and often controversial sense of humour.
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Franz Ferdinand are a Scottish rock band formed in 2002 and based in Glasgow.
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Frosinone is a town and comune in Lazio, central Italy, the administrative seat of the province of Frosinone.
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A furnace is a device used for high-temperature heating.
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Further education (often abbreviated FE) in the United Kingdom and Ireland, similar to continuing education in the United States, is a term used to refer to education (in addition to that received at secondary school), that is distinct from the higher education offered in universities.
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The Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) is the main gallery of contemporary art in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Garnethill is a predominantly residential area of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Gartnavel General Hospital is a teaching hospital in the West End of Glasgow, Scotland.
Gartnavel Royal Hospital is a mental health facility based in the west end of Glasgow, Scotland.
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A gas holder, sometimes called a gasometer, is a large container in which natural gas or town gas is stored near atmospheric pressure at ambient temperatures.
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Gateshead is a large town in Tyne and Wear, England, and the main settlement in the Metropolitan Borough of Gateshead.
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In the medical profession, a general practitioner (GP) is a medical doctor who treats acute and chronic illnesses and provides preventive care and health education to patients.
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Gentrification is the buying and renovating of houses and stores in deteriorated urban neighborhoods by wealthier individuals, which in effect improves property values but also can displace low-income families and small businesses.
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Sir George Gilbert Scott (13 July 1811 – 27 March 1878), styled Sir Gilbert Scott, was an English Gothic revival architect, chiefly associated with the design, building and renovation of churches and cathedrals, although he started his career as a leading designer of workhouses.
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George Square is the principal civic square in the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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George Thomson (25 March 1815 – 29 June 1866) was a Scottish marine engineer and shipbuilder, born at Partick, Glasgow.
The German Revolution or November Revolution (German: Novemberrevolution) was the politically driven civil conflict in the German Empire at the end of the First World War, which resulted in the replacement of Germany's imperial government with a republic.
Giffnock (Giffnock; Giofnag) is an affluent suburban town in East Renfrewshire set in the Central Lowlands of Scotland.
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Gillespie, Kidd & Coia were a Scottish architectural firm famous for their application of modernism in churches and universities, as well as at St Peter's Seminary in Cardross.
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Ginger beer is carbonated, sweetened beverage produced in two versions: alcoholic brewed ginger beer (which includes home-brewed) or a carbonated soft drink flavored primarily with ginger and sweetened with sugar or artificial sweeteners.
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Glasgay! Festival is a gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender arts festival in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and the third largest in the United Kingdom (after London and Birmingham).
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Glasgow is one of the eight electoral regions of the Scottish Parliament.
Glasgow Airport (Port-adhair Eadar-nàiseanta Ghlaschu, also unofficially Glasgow International Airport), formerly Glasgow Abbotsinch Airport, is an international airport in Scotland, located west of Glasgow city centre.
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| The Glasgow Airport Rail Link (GARL) was an airport rail link proposed during the 2000s to directly link Glasgow Central station with Glasgow International Airport in Scotland.
Glasgow Anniesland is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood).
Glasgow 2018 was a bid by the city of Glasgow and the British Olympic Association to host the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics.
Glasgow Botanic Gardens is an arboretum and public park located in the West End of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Glasgow Caledonian University (informally GCU or Caledonian or Caley) is a public university in Glasgow, Scotland.
Glasgow Cathcart is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood).
Glasgow Cathedral, also called the High Kirk of Glasgow or St Kentigern's or St Mungo's Cathedral, is today a gathering of the Church of Scotland in Glasgow.
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The Cathouse is long-established alternative music nightclub on Union Street in Glasgow.
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Glasgow Central is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (at Westminster).
Glasgow Central Mosque is located on the south bank of the River Clyde in the Gorbals district of central Glasgow.
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Glasgow Central (Glaschu Mheadhain, Glesga Central) is a major mainline terminus and the larger of the two present main-line railway terminals in Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland.
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Glasgow city centre is the central business district of Glasgow, Scotland.
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The City Chambers in Glasgow, Scotland has functioned as the headquarters of Glasgow City Council since 1996, and of preceding forms of municipal government in the city since 1889, located on the eastern side of the city's George Square.
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Glasgow City Council, the local government body of the city of Glasgow in Scotland, became one of the newly created single tier local authorities in 1996, under the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994, with boundaries somewhat different from those of the City of Glasgow district of the Strathclyde region: parts of the Cambuslang and Halfway and Rutherglen and Fernhill areas were transferred from the city area to the new South Lanarkshire council area.
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Glasgow City FC are a women's football team based in Glasgow that plays in the Scottish Women's Premier League.
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Glasgow's City Halls and Old Fruitmarket is a concert hall and former market located on Candleriggs, in the Merchant City, Glasgow, Scotland.
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Glasgow City Heliport is a heliport located in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Glasgow Citybus is a Scottish bus operator, operating 10 bus routes in Glasgow and Dunbartonshire under contract to Strathclyde Partnership for Transport.
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Glasgow Clyde College is a further and higher education college, located in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Glasgow Corporation Tramways were formerly one of the largest urban tramway systems in Europe.
Glasgow Cross is a major junction in the city centre of Glasgow, which has, at its centre, five streets running from it: the High Street to the north, Gallowgate and London Road heading east, the Saltmarket to the south, and the Trongate running west to the Merchant City.
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The Glasgow Cup is a knockout football tournament open to teams from Glasgow.
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The Glasgow Dental Hospital and School is a dental teaching hospital, situated in the Garnethill area of the city centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
Glasgow East is a constituency of the British House of Commons, located in the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
The 2008 Glasgow East by-election was a by-election for the UK Parliamentary constituency of Glasgow East which was held on 24 July 2008.
The Glasgow East End Regeneration Route (EERR) is a new road in the East End of Glasgow, Scotland.
The Glasgow Fair is a holiday usually held during the second half of July in Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Glasgow Film Festival is an annual film festival based in Glasgow, Scotland, started in 2005.
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The Glasgow Film Theatre or GFT is an independent cinema in Rose Street, (off Sauchiehall Street), Glasgow.
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Glasgow Gaelic School (Scottish Gaelic: Sgoil Ghàidhlig Ghlaschu) is a school in Glasgow which teaches through the medium of Scottish Gaelic.
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The Glasgow Garden Festival was the third of the United Kingdom's five National Garden Festivals, and the only one to take place in Scotland.
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Glasgow Green is a park in the east end of Glasgow, on the north bank of the River Clyde.
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Glasgow Harbour is an urban regeneration scheme at Partick in the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Glasgow Hawks are an amateur rugby union team in Glasgow, Scotland.
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A Glasgow Hillhead by-election was held on 25 March 1982.
Glasgow Housing Association (GHA) is one of the largest social landlords in the UK, with more than 50,000 tenants and 26,500 factored homeowners across Glasgow.
Glasgow Hutchesons' Aloysians Rugby Football Club, often abbreviated to GHA and colloquially referred to as G-HA!!, is a Scottish rugby union club based in the Giffnock area of Glasgow, which currently plays in BT National One.
Glasgow International (GI) is a biennial visual arts festival that takes place in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Glasgow International Comedy Festival is a comedy festival in Glasgow, Scotland.
The Glasgow International Exhibition was the second of 4 international exhibitions held in Glasgow, Scotland during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Glasgow International Jazz Festival is a jazz festival in Glasgow, Scotland.
Glasgow Kelvin is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood).
Glasgow Kelvin College is a further education college in Glasgow, Scotland, which was formed 1 November 2013 from the merger of John Wheatley College, Stow College and North Glasgow College.
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Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood).
The Glasgow Museum of Transport in Glasgow, Scotland was established in 1964 and initially located at a former tram depot in Pollokshields.
The Glasgow Necropolis is a Victorian cemetery in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Glasgow North is a burgh constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (at Westminster).
Glasgow North East is a burgh constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (at Westminster).
Glasgow North West is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (Westminster).
Glaswegian or The Glasgow Patter is a Scots dialect spoken in and around Glasgow, Scotland.
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Glasgow Pollok is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament.
Glasgow Prestwick Airport is an airport serving the Greater Glasgow urban area, situated northeast of the town of Prestwick in South Ayrshire and from the city centre of Glasgow.
Glasgow Provan is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood).
Glasgow Queen Street (Glaschu Sràid na Banrighinn) is a central Glasgow railway terminal in Glasgow, Scotland, the smaller of the city's two main line railway termini and the third busiest station in Scotland.
The Glasgow Rocks is a basketball team which competes in the British Basketball League (BBL).
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Glasgow Royal Concert Hall is an arts venue, in the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
The Glasgow Royal Infirmary (GRI) is a large teaching hospital, operated by NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, With a capacity of around 1000 beds, the hospital campus covers an area of around, situated on the north-eastern edge of the city centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Glasgow School was a circle of influential modern artists and designers who began to coalesce in Glasgow, Scotland in the 1870s, and flourished from the 1890s to sometime around 1910.
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The Glasgow School of Art (GSA) is Scotland's only public self-governing art school offering university-level programmes and research in architecture, fine art and design.
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Glasgow Science Centre is a visitor attraction located in the Clyde Waterfront Regeneration area on the south bank of the River Clyde in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Glasgow Seaplane Terminal is a seaplane airport terminal in Glasgow, Scotland.
Glasgow Shettleston is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood).
Glasgow South is a burgh constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (Westminster).
Glasgow South West is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
Glasgow Southside is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood).
The Glasgow Stock Exchange is a prominent building and financial institution in the centre of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Glasgow Subway is an underground metro line in Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Glasgow Tigers are a motorcycle speedway team from Glasgow, Scotland.
There are four railway lines linking Glasgow with Edinburgh.
The Glasgow Victoria Infirmary is a teaching hospital with an acute operational bed complement of approximately 370.
Glasgow Warriors are one of the two professional rugby teams from Scotland.
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Glasgow's Miles Better was a campaign to promote the city of Glasgow as a tourist destination and as a location for industry.
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Glasvegas is a Scottish indie rock band from Glasgow.
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GMG Radio, and for a short while Real and Smooth Limited, was a company which owned the Real Radio and Smooth Radio networks. As GMG Radio, the company was the radio division of the Guardian Media Group until it was bought in 2012 by Global Radio, however pending regulatory review of the merger the company was renamed to Real and Smooth Limited and operated as a separate entity, until May 2014.
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The Gorbals is an area on the south bank of the River Clyde in the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Gothic Revival (also referred to as Victorian Gothic, Neo-Gothic or Jigsaw Gothic, and when used for school, college, and university buildings as Collegiate Gothic) is an architectural movement that began in the late 1740s in England.
Govan (Scottish Gaelic: Baile a' Ghobhainn) is a district, parish, and former burgh now part of southwest City of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Govanhill (Gaelic: Cnoc a' Ghobhainn) is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Her Majesty's Government (HMG), commonly referred to as the British government, Welsh: Llywodraeth Ei Mawrhydi, is the central government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
The Great Depression in the United Kingdom, also known as the Great Slump, was a period of national economic downturn in the 1930s, which had its origins in the global Great Depression.
Greater Glasgow is an urban settlement in Scotland consisting of all localities which are physically attached to the city of Glasgow, forming with it a single contiguous urban area (or conurbation).
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The name Greek Orthodox Church (Greek: Ἑλληνορθόδοξη Ἑκκλησία, Ellinorthódoxi Ekklisía) is a term referring to the body of several Churches within the larger communion of Eastern Orthodox Christianity, whose liturgy is or was traditionally conducted in Koine Greek, the original language of the New Testament, and whose history, traditions, and theology are rooted in the early Church Fathers and the Byzantine Empire.
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Greenock (Grianaig) is a town and administrative centre in the Inverclyde council area in Scotland and a former burgh within the historic county of Renfrewshire, located in the west central Lowlands of Scotland.
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The grid plan, grid street plan or gridiron plan is a type of city plan in which streets run at right angles to each other, forming a grid.
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The Gulf Stream, together with its northern extension towards Europe, the North Atlantic Drift, is a powerful, warm, and swift Atlantic ocean current that originates at the tip of Florida, and follows the eastern coastlines of the United States and Newfoundland before crossing the Atlantic Ocean.
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Gun is a hard rock band from Glasgow, Scotland.
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A Gurdwara (ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ, or pa), meaning the gateway to the guru, is the place of worship for Sikhs; however, people from all faiths, and those who do not profess any faith, are welcomed in the Sikh Gurdwara.
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Haggs Castle is a 16th-century tower house, located in the neighbourhood of Pollokshields, in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Hamilton Crescent is a cricket ground located in the Partick area of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Hamilton is a town in South Lanarkshire, in the west-central Lowlands of Scotland.
Hamiltonhill is a working class district situated between Possilpark and Port Dundas in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Hampden Park (often referred to as Hampden) is a football stadium in the Mount Florida area of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Havana (Spanish: La Habana) is the capital city, largest city, province, major port, and leading commercial centre of Cuba.
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HBOS plc is a banking and insurance company in the United Kingdom, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Lloyds Banking Group, having been taken over in January 2009.
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A headbutt is a targeted strike with the head, typically (when intentional) involving the use of robust parts of the headbutter's cranium as the area of impact.
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Heavy industry is industry that involves one or more characteristics such as large and heavy products; large and heavy equipment and facilities (such as heavy equipment, large machine tools, and huge buildings); or complex or numerous processes.
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Helensburgh (Baile Eilidh) is a town in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
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The Hielanman's Umbrella (Highlandman's Umbrella) is a famous landmark in the centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
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The High School of Glasgow is an independent, co-educational day school in Glasgow, Scotland.
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High Street is the oldest, and one of the most historically significant, streets in Glasgow, Scotland.
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High Times is a Scottish comedy drama on STV, based around the lives of two flatmates and their neighbours in a high-rise tower block in Glasgow, in the last weeks before its closure for renovation.
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The Highlands and Islands of Scotland are broadly the Scottish Highlands, plus Orkney, Shetland and the Western Isles.
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Hillhead (Hullheid, Ceann a' Chnuic) is a district of Glasgow, Scotland.
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A Hindu temple (Sanskrit: मन्दिर mandir, प्रासाद prāsāda) is a house of god(s).
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Hipsway were a Scottish pop/rock band.
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Hokey pokey is a flavour of ice cream in New Zealand, consisting of plain vanilla ice cream with small, solid lumps of honeycomb toffee.
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Holmwood House is the finest and most elaborate residential villa designed by the Scottish architect Alexander "Greek" Thomson.
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The House for an Art Lover is a building constructed in 1989-96, based on a design of 1901 by Charles Rennie Mackintosh with his wife, Margaret MacDonald.
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The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland which, like the House of Lords (the upper house), meets in the Palace of Westminster.
A housing estate is a group of homes and other buildings built together as a single development.
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HSBC Holdings plc is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London, United Kingdom.
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The University of Glasgow's Hunterian is the oldest museum in Scotland.
Hunterston Terminal, in North Ayrshire, Scotland, is a coal-handling port located at Fairlie on the Firth of Clyde, and operated by The Peel Group.
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Hutchesons' Grammar School is a co-educational independent school in the southside of Glasgow, Scotland.
Hyndland is a residential area in the West End of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Ibrox Stadium is a football stadium located on the south side of the River Clyde in the Ibrox district of Glasgow.
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Ibrox (from Àth Bruic) "badger ford") is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. It is situated south of the River Clyde and is part of the former Burgh of Govan. It is within walking distance of the new Pacific Quay Media Park, housing BBC Scotland, Scottish TV and other production companies along with the Glasgow Science Centre. The opening of the Clyde Arc provides easy road access to the north of the river. The home of football club Rangers F.C. is located in Ibrox and is known as Ibrox Stadium. Ibrox is served by Ibrox subway station forming part of the Glasgow Subway system. Ibrox Subway Station is located on the corner of Copland Road and Woodville Street. Ibrox is now home to an original artwork by renowned South African Artist Faith 47. Located on Copland Road opposite the entrance to Fairley Street the piece was completed during the preparations for the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Copeland Road is home to a number of residential homes as well as local shops and businesses including fast food outlest, grocery stores and bars. There are a number of bus stops as well as the Ibrox Subway station. This street can get particularly busy on matchdays. Fairley Street is an industrial area found in Ibrox just off Copland Road that is home to a number of businesses. As well as a number of shops, businesses and local amenities, Ibrox is home to a large number of residential homes serviced by public transport links including a bus service as well as the Subway.
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Ice hockey is a contact team sport played on ice, usually in a rink, in which two teams of skaters use their sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into their opponent's net to score points.
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Idlewild are a Scottish indie rock band that formed in Edinburgh in 1995.
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Immigration is the movement of people into a destination country to which they are not native or do not possess its citizenship in order to settle or reside there, especially as permanent residents or naturalized citizens, or to take-up employment as a migrant worker or temporarily as a foreign worker.
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The Independent Labour Party (ILP) was a socialist political party in Britain established in 1893, in Bradford.
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An independent school is a school that is independent in its finances and governance; it is not dependent upon national or local government for financing its operations, nor reliant on taxpayer contributions, and is instead funded by a combination of tuition charges, donations, and in some cases the investment yield of an endowment.
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The Indian cricket team, also known as Team India and Men in Blue, is the national cricket team of India.
Indian people or Indians also known as Bharatiya are citizens of India and people of Indian heritage, the second most populous nation containing 17.50% of the world's population.
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Industrial action (Europe, India, South Africa and Australia) or job action (Canada and US) refers collectively to any measure taken by trade unions or other organised labour meant to reduce productivity in a workplace.
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The Industrial Revolution was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from about 1760 to sometime between 1820 and 1840.
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The International Exhibition of Science, Art and Industry was the first of 4 international exhibitions held in Glasgow, Scotland during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
The International Financial Services District (IFSD) is a ten-year public-private project in Glasgow, Scotland.
Inverclyde (Inbhir Chluaidh,, "mouth of the Clyde") is one of 32 council areas used for local government in Scotland.
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Inverness (from the Inbhir Nis, meaning "Mouth of the River Ness") is a city in the Scottish Highlands.
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Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic separated from Great Britain to its east by the North Channel, the Irish Sea, and St George's Channel.
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Italian Scots or Scots-Italians are people of Italian descent living in Scotland.
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James Howden (29 February 1832 – 21 November 1913) was a Scottish engineer and inventor who is noted for his invention of the Howden forced draught system for steam boilers.
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James Kay (22 October 1858 - 26 September 1942) was a Scottish artist notable for his paintings of the landscapes and shipping around the River Clyde.
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James Templeton & Co was a Glasgow-based textile company that grew to become one of the leading carpet manufacturers in Britain during the 19th and 20th centuries.
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Japan (日本 Nippon or Nihon; formally or Nihon-koku, "State of Japan") is an island country in East Asia.
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James Allan "Jim" McColl OBE (b. 22 December 1951) is a Scottish businessman and entrepreneur.
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Jocelin (or Jocelyn) (died 1199) was a twelfth-century Cistercian monk and cleric who became the fourth Abbot of Melrose before becoming Bishop of Glasgow, Scotland.
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John 'Jock' Stein CBE (5 October 1922 – 10 September 1985) was a Scottish football player and manager.
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John Atkinson Grimshaw (6 September 1836 – 13 October 1893) was a Victorian-era artist, a "remarkable and imaginative painter"Christopher Wood, Victorian Painting, Boston, Little, Brown & Co., 1999; p. 173.
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John (died 1147) was an early 12th-century Tironensian cleric.
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John Elder (1824–1869) was a Scottish marine engineer and shipbuilder.
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John Glassford of Dougalston and Whitehill (1715 – 27 August 1783) was a Scottish Tobacco Lord, considered by his contemporaries to be the greatest of the era.
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Sir John James Burnet (31 March 1857 – 2 July 1938) was a Scottish Edwardian architect who was noted for a number of prominent buildings in Glasgow, Scotland and London, England.
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John Knox (c. 1513 – 24 November 1572) was a Scottish clergyman, theologian and writer who was a leader of the Protestant Reformation and is considered the founder of the Presbyterian denomination in Scotland.
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Sir John William Simpson (born Brighton, 9 August 1858, died Highgate, Middlesex, 30 March 1933) was an English architect and President of the Royal Institute of British Architects from 1919 to 1921.
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Jordanhill (Jordanhull, Cnoc Iòrdain) is an affluent area of the West End of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Jordanhill Campus is an historic estate within the boundaries of Jordanhill, Glasgow, Scotland, which developed as a country estate.
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Jordanhill School educates children from age 4-18.
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JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an American multinational banking and financial services holding company headquartered in New York City.
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Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
The kelvin is a unit of measure for temperature based upon an absolute scale.
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The Kelvin Hall in Glasgow, Scotland, is a mixed-use arts and sports venue that opened as an exhibition centre in 1927.
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The Kelvin Hall International Sports Arena is located within the Kelvin Hall in Glasgow, Scotland.
Kelvinbridge (Kelvinbrig, Drochaid Chaol-Aibhne) is the common name of the Great Western Bridge, a cast iron road and pedestrian bridge built in the 19th century to carry the Great Western Road (A82 road) at a high level across the River Kelvin.
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Kelvindale (Dail Chealbhainn in Gaelic) is a district in the west of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is a museum and art gallery in Glasgow, Scotland.
Kelvingrove Park is a public park located on the River Kelvin in the West End of the city of Glasgow, Scotland, containing the famous Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.
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Kelvinside is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Kelvinside Academy is a independent school in Glasgow, Scotland, founded in 1878.
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Kennishead (Kennisheid, Ceann Ceanais) is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Kevin Andrew Bridges (born 13 November 1986) is a Scottish stand-up comedian.
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Kilmarnock (Cille Mheàrnaig, "Meàrnag's church") is a large burgh in East Ayrshire, Scotland with a population of 46,350, making it the 15th most populated place in Scotland and the second largest town in Ayrshire.
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King George V Dock is a dock for ocean-going vessels operated by the Clyde Port Authority in the Govan area of Glasgow in the west central Lowlands of Scotland.
King Tut's Wah Wah Hut, also known as King Tut's, is a live music venue and bar on St.
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King's Park (Gaelic: Pàirc Rìgh, Scots: Keeng's Pairk) (is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. It is situated south of the River Clyde.
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The King's Theatre is located in Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Kingdom of Scotland (Kinrick o Scotland; Rìoghachd na h-Alba) was a state in north-west Europe traditionally said to have been founded in 843, which joined with the Kingdom of England to form a unified Kingdom of Great Britain in 1707.
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Strathclyde (lit. "Strath of the River Clyde"), originally Ystrad Clud or Alclud, was one of the early medieval kingdoms of the Britons in the Hen Ogledd, the Brittonic-speaking parts of what is now southern Scotland and northern England.
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The Kingston Bridge is a balanced cantilever dual-span ten lane road bridge made of triple-cell segmented prestressed concrete box girders crossing the River Clyde in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Kinning Park is a southern suburb of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Kurt Donald Cobain (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) was an American musician who was best known as the lead singer, guitarist, and primary songwriter of the rock band Nirvana.
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The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
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Lahore (ALA-LC:; لہور, لاہور ALA-LC) is the capital city of the Pakistani province of Punjab, the second largest metropolitan area in the country and 16th most populous city in the world.
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Lanark (Lannraig, Lanrik) is a small town in the central belt of Scotland.
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Lanarkshire, also called the County of Lanark (Siorrachd Lannraig, Lanrikshire) is a historic county in the central Lowlands of Scotland.
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Langside, meaning the 'Long Hill', is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Learning and Teaching Scotland (LTS or LT Scotland) was a non-departmental public body of the Scottish Government, formed by the merger of the Scottish Consultative Council on the Curriculum (SCCC) and the Scottish Council for Educational Technology (SCET).
Leeds is a city in West Yorkshire, England.
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Left-wing politics are political positions or activities that accept or support social equality, often in opposition to social hierarchy and social inequality.
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Lenzie is a small town by the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway in the East Dunbartonshire council area of Scotland.
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A library is a collection of sources of information and similar resources, made accessible to a defined community for reference or borrowing.
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Life expectancy is a statistical measure of how long a person or organism may live, based on the year of their birth, their current age and other demographic factors including gender.
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Linn Park is a large park - in area - surrounded by the suburbs of Cathcart, Simshill and Netherlee on the southern fringes of Glasgow, Scotland, where the city borders East Renfrewshire.
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Linn Products is an engineering company that manufactures hi-fi and audio equipment.
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This is a list of world's fairs, a comprehensive chronological list of world's fairs (with notable permanent buildings built).
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Lithuania (Lietuva), officially the Republic of Lithuania (Lietuvos Respublika), is a country in Northern Europe.
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Liverpool is a city in Merseyside, England, on the eastern side of the Mersey Estuary.
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Livingston (Leivinstoun, Baile Dhùn Lèibhe), is the largest town in West Lothian, Scotland.
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Liz Lochhead (born 26 December 1947) is a Scottish poet and dramatist.
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Lloyd Cole and the Commotions were a British pop band that formed in Glasgow, Scotland in 1982.
Lloyds Bank plc is a British retail and commercial bank with branches across England and Wales.
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Loch Lomond Seaplanes is an airline based in Scotland.
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A loft can be an upper storey or attic in a building, directly under the roof.
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London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
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The London Underground (also known as the Tube or simply the Underground) is a public rapid transit system serving a large part of Greater London and parts of the home counties of Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Essex.
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Lonely Planet is the largest travel guide book publisher in the world.
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The Right Honourable the Lord Lyon King of Arms, the head of Lyon Court, is the most junior of the Great Officers of State in Scotland and is the Scottish official with responsibility for regulating heraldry in that country, issuing new grants of arms, and serving as the judge of the Court of the Lord Lyon, the oldest heraldic court in the world that is still in daily operation.
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A Lord Provost is convenor of the local authority, the civic head and the lord-lieutenant of one of the principal cities of Scotland.
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The Right Honourable Lord Provost of Glasgow is the convener of the Glasgow City Council.
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Love & Money is an American sitcom that aired from October 8, 1999 to July 18, 2000.
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Lucca is a city and comune in Tuscany, Central Italy, situated on the river Serchio in a fertile plain near the Tyrrhenian Sea.
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The M73 is a motorway in Glasgow and North Lanarkshire, Scotland.
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The M77 motorway is a motorway in Scotland.
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The M8 is the busiest motorway in Scotland and one of the busiest in the United Kingdom.
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The M80 is a motorway in central Scotland, running through Glasgow, North Lanarkshire, Falkirk and Stirling and links the M8, the M73 and M9 motorways.
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Madrid is a south-western European city and the capital and largest municipality of Spain.
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Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 514,417 in 2013.
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Manchester United Football Club is a professional football club based in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England.
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Mansewood (Mansewid) is a residential district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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A map is a symbolic depiction highlighting relationships between elements of some space, such as objects, regions, and themes.
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Marseille (locally:; Marselha), also known as Marseilles in English, is a city in France.
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Maryhill (Maryhull, Cnoc Mhoire) is an area of the City of Glasgow in Scotland.
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Maryhill Football Club are an association football team based in the Maryhill area of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Maryhill Park is an area of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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McGill's Bus Services McGill's Bus Service Limited is a bus operator based in Greenock, Inverclyde, Scotland.
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The McLellan Galleries are an exhibition space in the city of Glasgow, Scotland, situated behind a frontage of shops in Sauchiehall Street.
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A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.
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Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) (Ball Pàrlamaid na h-Alba (BPA) in Gaelic, Memmer o the Scots Pairliament (MSP) in Scots) is the title given to any one of the 129 individuals elected to serve in the Scottish Parliament.
A mercat cross is the Scots name for the market cross found frequently in Scottish cities, towns and villages where historically the right to hold a regular market or fair was granted by the monarch, a bishop or a baron.
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Mercer is an American global human resource and related financial services consulting firm, headquartered in New York City.
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The Merchant City is a district in the city centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Merchant City Festival is a major cultural festival taking place in Glasgow's Merchant City area.
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In European history, the Middle Ages or Medieval period lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.
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Middle Irish (sometimes called Middle Gaelic) is the Goidelic language which was spoken in Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man from the 10th to 12th centuries; it is therefore a contemporary of late Old English and early Middle English.
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Milan (or; Milano; Milanese: Milan), the second-most populous city in Italy, serves as the capital of Lombardy.
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Milngavie, (Mulguye, Muileann-Gaidh) is a town in East Dunbartonshire, Scotland.
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Milngavie water treatment works is the primary source of the water for the city of Glasgow (and the Greater Glasgow area) in western Scotland.
Milton is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow, situated north of the River Clyde.
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The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is the British government department responsible for implementing the defence policy set by Her Majesty's Government, and is the headquarters of the British Armed Forces.
The Mitchell Library is a large public library and centre of the public library system of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Mixed-member proportional representation, also termed mixed-member proportional voting and commonly abbreviated to MMP, is a voting system originally used to elect representatives to the German Bundestag, which has now been adopted by several other legislatures around the world.
The MOBO Awards for "Music of Black Origin" were established in 1996 by Kanya King and Andy Ruffell.
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Modern art includes artistic works produced during the period extending roughly from the 1860s to the 1970s, and denotes the style and philosophy of the art produced during that era.
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Since 1945, immigration to the United Kingdom under British nationality law has been substantial, in particular from the Republic of Ireland and from the former colonies and territories of the British Empire such as India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, the Caribbean, South Africa, Kenya and Hong Kong.
Mogwai are a Scottish post-rock band, formed in 1995 in Glasgow.
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The Molendinar Burn is a burn in Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Monkland Canal was a canal designed to bring coal from the mining areas of Monklands to Glasgow in Scotland.
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Morgan Stanley is an American multinational financial services corporation headquartered in the Morgan Stanley Building, Midtown Manhattan, New York City.
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Mosspark (Gaelic: Pàirc na Mòna) is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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Motherwell (Mitherwall, Tobar na Màthar) is a large town and former burgh in North Lanarkshire, Scotland, south east of Glasgow.
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Motorcycle speedway, usually referred to as speedway, is a motorcycle sport involving four and sometimes up to six riders competing over four anti-clockwise laps of an oval circuit.
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Motown is an American record company.
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Mount Florida (Gaelic: Cnoc Florida) is an area in the southeastern corner of the Scottish city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Muirend is an area on the Southside of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Sir Muirhead Bone (23 March 1876 – 21 October 1953) was a Scottish etcher, drypoint and watercolour artist who became known for his depiction of industrial and architectural subjects and his work as a war artist in both World War One and World War Two.
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A municipal corporation is the legal term for a local governing body, including (but not necessarily limited to) cities, counties, towns, townships, charter townships, villages, and boroughs.
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Municipal socialism refers to various historical movements to use local government to further socialist aims.
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A mural crown (corona muralis) is a crown or headpiece representing city walls or towers.
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National Records of Scotland is a non-ministerial department of the Scottish Government.
The National Theatre of Scotland is a theatre company established in 2006.
The National Trust for Scotland for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty, commonly known as the National Trust for Scotland (Urras Nàiseanta na h-Alba) describes itself as "the conservation charity that protects and promotes Scotland's natural and cultural heritage for present and future generations to enjoy.".
Naval architecture also known as naval engineering, is an engineering discipline dealing with the engineering design process, shipbuilding, maintenance, and operation of marine vessels and structures.
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Netherlee is a suburban residential area in East Renfrewshire, Scotland.
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Below is a list of some of the new towns in the United Kingdom created in the 20th century under the various New Town Acts.
Newlands is an upmarket district in the Southside of the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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News Corp UK & Ireland Limited (trading as News UK, formerly News International and NI Group), is a British-based American-owned newspaper publisher, and a wholly owned subsidiary of the American mass media conglomerate News Corp.
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Newton Mearns (Baile Ùr na Maoirne) is an affluent suburban town and the largest settlement in East Renfrewshire, Scotland.
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NHS 24 is the name of a confidential health advice and information service provided by NHS Scotland.
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NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde is a NHS board in West Central Scotland, created from the amalgamation of NHS Greater Glasgow and part of NHS Argyll and Clyde on April 1, 2006.
NHS Scotland is the publicly funded healthcare system in Scotland.
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Onika Tanya Maraj (born December 8, 1982), professionally known by her stage name Nicki Minaj, is a Trinidadian-born American rapper, singer-songwriter and actress.
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Nitshill (Nitshull, Cnoc nan Cnòthan) is a district on the south side of Glasgow.
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Norman Robert Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank, OM, HonFREng (born 1 June 1935) is a British architect whose company, Foster + Partners, maintains an international design practice famous for high-tech architecture.
The North British Locomotive Company (NBL, NB Loco or North British) was created in 1903 through the merger of three Glasgow locomotive manufacturing companies; Sharp, Stewart and Company (Atlas Works), Neilson, Reid and Company (Hyde Park Works) and Dübs and Company (Queens Park Works), creating the largest locomotive manufacturing company in Europe and the British Empire.
North Kelvinside (also referred to as North Kelvin) (Cealbhainn a Tuath in Gaelic) is a residential district of the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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North Lanarkshire (North Lanrikshire, Siorrachd Lannraig a Tuath) is one of 32 council areas of Scotland.
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Northern Ireland (Tuaisceart Éireann.; or Ulster Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in the northeast of the island of Ireland.
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Norwich Union was the name of insurance company Aviva's British arm before June 2009.
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Nuffield Health is a non-profit organisation (the UK's largest health charity) in the United Kingdom, established in 1957, which operates a range of health and wellbeing facilities including Nuffield Health Hospitals and Nuffield Health Fitness & Wellbeing Centres.
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Nuremberg (Nürnberg) is a city on the Pegnitz river and the Rhine–Main–Danube Canal in the German state of Bavaria, in the administrative region of Middle Franconia, about north of Munich.
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The O2 ABC is a nightclub and music venue on Sauchiehall Street, in the centre of Glasgow, Scotland's largest city.
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The O2 Academy Glasgow (formerly the Carling Academy Glasgow) is a music venue on Eglinton Street in the Gorbals area of Glasgow.
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Oasis were an English rock band formed in Manchester in 1991.
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An oceanic climate (also known as marine, west coast and maritime) is the climate typical of the west coasts at the middle latitudes of most continents, and generally features warm (but not hot) summers and cool (but not cold) winters, with a relatively narrow annual temperature range.
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The Old Firm is the collective name for the Glasgow association football clubs Celtic and Rangers.
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An Olympic Village is an accommodation center built for the Olympic Games, usually within an Olympic Park or elsewhere in a host city.
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A One Day International (ODI) is a form of limited overs cricket, played between two teams with international status, in which each team faces a fixed number of overs, usually fifty.
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One Devonshire Gardens (officially known as Hotel du Vin at One Devonshire Gardens), is a luxury hotel located in the West End of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Optoelectronics is the study and application of electronic devices that source, detect and control light, usually considered a sub-field of photonics.
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Orange Juice was a Scottish post-punk band founded in the Glasgow suburb of Bearsden as the Nu-Sonics in 1976.
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Oulu (Uleåborg) is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland.
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The Outer Hebrides, also known as the Western Isles (Scottish Gaelic: Na h-Eileanan Siar), Innse Gall ("islands of the strangers") or the Long Island, is an island chain off the west coast of mainland Scotland.
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An overspill estate is a housing estate planned and built for the rehousing of people from decaying inner city areas, as frequently occurred in most large British towns and cities for most of the 20th century.
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Pacific Quay is an area south of the River Clyde in Glasgow, Scotland.
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A paddle steamer is a steamship or riverboat powered by a steam engine that drives paddle wheels to propel the craft through the water.
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Paisley (Pàislig) is the largest town in the historic county of Renfrewshire in the west central Lowlands of Scotland and serves as the administrative centre for the Renfrewshire council area.
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The Pakistan cricket team (پاکستان کرکٹ ٹیم), also known as The Green Shirts or Shaheen), is the national cricket team of Pakistan. Represented by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), the team is a full member of the International Cricket Council, and participates in, and cricket matches. Pakistan have played 848 s, winning 449 (54.57%), losing 373, tying 8 and with 17 ending in no-result. Pakistan were the 1992 World Cup champions, and also came runners-up in the 1999 tournament. Pakistan, in conjunction with other countries in Southeast Asia, have hosted the 1987 and 1996 World Cups, with the 1996 final being hosted at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. The team has also played 92 s, the most of any team, winning 56 losing 34 and tying 2. Pakistan won the 2009 ICC World Twenty20 and came runners-up in the inaugural tournament in 2007. Pakistan have played 392 Test matches, with winning 124, losing 111 and drawing 157. The team has the third-best win/loss ratio in Test cricket of 1.117, and the fifth-best overall win percentage of 31.53%. Pakistan was given Test status on 28 July 1952, following a recommendation by India, and made its Test debut against India at Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi, in October 1952, with India winning by an innings and 70 runs. In the 1950s, several Pakistani Test players had played Test cricket for the Indian cricket team before the creation of Pakistan in 1947. As of 23rd August 2015, the Pakistani cricket team is ranked fourth in Tests, eighth in ODIs and second in T20Is by the ICC.
Pakistanis (پاكِستانى قوم; Pakistani Qaum) are the people who are citizens of the modern State of Pakistan and their descendants.
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The Palace of Westminster is the meeting place of the House of Commons and the House of Lords, the two houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
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Pan Am Flight 103 was a regularly scheduled Pan Am transatlantic flight from Frankfurt to Detroit, via London and New York.
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A paramedic is a healthcare professional, predominantly in the pre-hospital and out-of-hospital environment, and working mainly as part of emergency medical services (EMS), such as on an ambulance.
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Park-and-ride (or incentive parking) facilities are car parks with public transport connections that allow commuters and other people headed to city centres to leave their vehicles and transfer to a bus, rail system (rapid transit, light rail, or commuter rail), or carpool for the remainder of the journey.
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Parkhead (Pairkheid) is a district in the East End of Glasgow.
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The Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the UK Parliament or the British Parliament, is the supreme legislative body in the United Kingdom, British Crown dependencies and British overseas territories.
Partick (Pairtick, Pàrtaig) is an area of Glasgow on the north bank of the River Clyde, just across from Govan.
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Partick Thistle Football Club (nicknamed the Jags) are a professional football club from Glasgow, Scotland.
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Patois (pl. same or) is any language that is considered nonstandard, although the term is not formally defined in linguistics.
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The Pavilion Theatre is a theatre in Glasgow located on Renfield Street.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA; stylized PeTA) is an American animal rights organization based in Norfolk, Virginia, and led by Ingrid Newkirk, its international president.
The People's Palace and Winter Gardens in Glasgow, Scotland is a museum and glasshouse situated in Glasgow Green, and was opened on 22 January, 1898 by the Earl of Rosebery.
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Petershill Football Club are a Scottish football club from Springburn in the north of Glasgow.
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A pitch or a sports ground is an outdoor playing area for various sports.
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A planned community, or planned city, is any community that was carefully planned from its inception and is typically constructed in a previously undeveloped area.
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A poet laureate (plural: poets laureate) is a poet officially appointed by a government or conferring institution, who is often expected to compose poems for special events and occasions.
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A police force is a constituted body of persons empowered by the state to enforce the law, protect property, and limit civil disorder.
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Pollok (Scottish Gaelic: Pollag "Pitpow" meaning a pool) is a large housing estate on the south-western side of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Pollok Country Park is a country park located in Pollok, south Glasgow, Scotland.
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Pollok Football Club is a Scottish football club based in Newlands in the southside of the city of Glasgow.
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Pollokshaws is a district on the southside of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Pollokshields (Buthan Phollaig, Scots: Pollokshiels) is a district in the Southside of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Polychrome is the "'practice of decorating architectural elements, sculpture, etc., in a variety of colors." The term is used to refer to certain styles of architecture, pottery or sculpture in multiple colors.
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Port Dundas is an area of Glasgow, Scotland, located to the north of the city centre.
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Port Glasgow (Port Ghlaschu) is the second largest town in the Inverclyde council area of Scotland.
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Possilpark is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow, situated north of the River Clyde.
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The post–World War I recession was an economic recession that hit much of the world in the aftermath of World War I. In many nations, especially in North America, this growth continued during the war as nations mobilized their economies to fight the war in Europe.
Precision engineering is a subdiscipline of electrical engineering, software engineering, electronics engineering, mechanical engineering, and optical engineering concerned with designing machines, fixtures, and other structures that have exceptionally low tolerances, are repeatable, and are stable over time.
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The Presbytery of Glasgow one of the 46 Presbyteries of the Church of Scotland.
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Prestwick is a town in South Ayrshire on the south-west coast of Scotland, about south-west of Glasgow.
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Primal Scream are a Scottish rock band originally formed in 1982 in Glasgow by Bobby Gillespie (vocals) and Jim Beattie.
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Princes Square is a shopping centre on Buchanan Street in central Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Pro12 (known as the Guinness Pro12 for sponsorship reasons) (formerly known as the Celtic League, Magners League and RaboDirect Pro12) is an annual rugby union competition involving twelve professional sides from Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales.
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The Progressive Party was a municipal political organisation that operated in several Scottish cities and towns in the 20th century.
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Proportional representation (PR) characterizes electoral systems by which divisions in an electorate are reflected proportionately in the elected body.
Provan Gas Works is an industrial gas holding plant in the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Provand's Lordship of Glasgow, Scotland, is a medieval-period historic house museum located at the top of Castle Street within sight of the Glasgow Cathedral and Glasgow Royal Infirmary.
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PRS for Music Limited (formerly The MCPS-PRS Alliance Limited) is a UK copyright collection society and performance rights organisation undertaking collective rights management for musical works.
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PS Waverley is the last seagoing passenger-carrying paddle steamer in the world.
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Public housing may be a form of housing tenure in which the property is owned by a government authority, which may be central or local.
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Public statues in Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland, have been used to display the wealth and history of the city over centuries.
The Queen Elizabeth University Hospital campus, formerly the South Glasgow University Hospital, is a hospital campus composed of an adult hospital, which caters for adults over the age of 16 and contains 1109 inpatient beds, a childrens hospital, which has 256 inpatient care beds for under 16s and the Maternity Unit, in addition to retained services from the Southern General Hospital such as the Institute of Neurological Sciences and other smaller units and facilities.
The Queen Margaret Union (QMU) is one of two students' unions at the University of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Queen's Cross Church is a former Church of Scotland parish church in Glasgow, Scotland.
Queen's Park Football Club is an association football club based in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Queen's Park (Pàirc na Banrìghinn in Gaelic, Queen's Pairk in Scots) is a park situated on the south side of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Question time in a parliament occurs when members of the parliament ask questions of government ministers (including the prime minister), which they are obliged to answer.
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Rab C. Nesbitt is a Scottish comedy series which began in 1988.
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Radisson Hotels is an international hotel company with more than 990 locations in 73 countries.
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Rangers Football Club are a football club in Glasgow, Scotland, which plays in the Scottish Championship, the second tier of the Scottish Professional Football League.
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Rangers Ladies Football Club is a women's football team that plays in the Scottish Women's Premier League.
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Rapid transit, also known as metro, subway, underground, or colloquially as "the train", is a type of high-capacity public transport generally found in urban areas.
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Real Radio was a network of five regional radio stations broadcasting to Northern England, Scotland, Wales and Yorkshire. Each station broadcast a mix of local and networked programming. On Tuesday 6 May 2014, the stations were merged with the Heart network.
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Red Clydeside is the era of political radicalism that characterised the city of Glasgow in Scotland, and urban areas around the city on the banks of the River Clyde such as Clydebank, Greenock and Paisley.
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A refugee, in contrast to a migrant, is according to the Geneva Convention on Refugees applied to a person who is outside their home country of citizenship because they have well-founded grounds for fear of persecution because of their race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group or political opinion, and is unable to obtain sanctuary from their home country or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to avail themselves of the protection of that country; or in the case of not having a nationality and being outside their country of former habitual residence as a result of such event, is unable or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to return to their country of former habitual residence.
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Renfrew (Rinn Friù) is a town west of Glasgow, and the historical county town of Renfrewshire.
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The Renfrew Ferry is a passenger ferry service linking the north and south banks of the River Clyde in Scotland.
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Renfrewshire (or; Siorrachd Rinn Friù) is one of 32 council areas of Scotland.
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The Representation of the People Act 1918 was an Act of Parliament passed to reform the electoral system in the United Kingdom.
Resolution plc was a UK insurance company headquartered in the City of London.
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Rhydderch Hael (Rhydderch the Generous, fl. 580 – c. 614) was a ruler of Alt Clut, a Brittonic kingdom in the Hen Ogledd or "Old North" of Britain.
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The Riot Act (1714) (1 Geo.1 St.2 c.5) was an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain that authorised local authorities to declare any group of twelve or more people to be unlawfully assembled, and thus have to disperse or face punitive action.
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River City is a television soap opera which was first broadcast on BBC Scotland on 24 September 2002.
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The River Clyde (Abhainn Chluaidh,, Watter o Clyde) is a river in Scotland.
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River engineering is the process of planned human intervention in the course, characteristics, or flow of a river with the intention of producing some defined benefit.
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The Kelvin rises on watershed of Scotland on the moor south east of the village of Banton, east of Kilsyth.
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The Riverside Museum is a new development for the Glasgow Museum of Transport, completed on 20 June 2011, at Pointhouse Quay in the Glasgow Harbour regeneration district of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Robert Napier (21 June 1791 – 23 June 1876) was a Scottish engineer known for his contributions to Clyde Shipbuilding.
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Roman Catholicism in Scotland (An Eaglais Chaitligeach), overseen by the Scottish Bishops' Conference, is part of the worldwide Roman Catholic church, the Christian church headed by the Pope.
Rostov-on-Don (p) is a port city and the administrative center of Rostov Oblast and the Southern Federal District of Russia.
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Rottenrow is a famous street in the city of Glasgow in Scotland.
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Rouken Glen is a park in Giffnock, East Renfrewshire, to the south-west of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Rowing, often referred to as crew in the United States, is a sport with origins back to Ancient Egyptian times.
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A royal burgh was a type of Scottish burgh which had been founded by, or subsequently granted, a royal charter.
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The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, (Scottish Gaelic: Conservatoire Rìoghail na h-Alba) formerly the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, is a conservatoire of dance, drama, music, production and screen in the centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
Royal Dutch Shell plc, commonly known as Shell, is an Anglo–Dutch multinational oil and gas company headquartered in the Netherlands and incorporated in the United Kingdom.
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Royal Exchange Square is a public square in the City of Glasgow in Scotland.
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The Royal National Mòd (Am Mòd Nàiseanta Rìoghail) is the most important of several major Mòds that are held annually, mostly in Scotland.
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The Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) is Scotland's national symphony orchestra.
Ruchill (pronounced "ruch hill") is a district in the city of Glasgow.
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Rugby league football, usually called rugby league, or simply league, is a full contact sport played by two teams of thirteen players on a rectangular field.
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Rugby union, or simply rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
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The Russian Revolution is the collective term for a pair of revolutions in Russia in 1917, which dismantled the Tsarist autocracy and led to the eventual rise of the Soviet Union.
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Rustie (born Russell Whyte) is a Scottish musician from Glasgow.
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Rutherglen (Ruglen) is a town in South Lanarkshire, Scotland.
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Rutherglen is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood).
Sabhal Mòr Ostaig is a public higher education college situated in the Sleat peninsula in the south of the Isle of Skye, with an associate campus at Bowmore on the island of Islay, Ionad Chaluim Chille Ìle (the Islay Columba Centre).
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Saint Mungo, also known as Saint Kentigern (Cyndeyrn Garthwys; Kentigernus), was the late 6th-century apostle of the Britonnic Kingdom of Strathclyde, the founder and patron saint of the city of Glasgow.
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Sandstone (sometimes known as arenite) is a clastic sedimentary rock composed mainly of sand-sized minerals or rock grains.
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Santander UK plc is a United Kingdom bank, wholly owned by the Spanish Santander Group.
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The Saracen Foundry was the better-known name for the Possilpark, Glasgow–based foundry company W MacFarlane & Co.
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Sauchiehall Street is one of the main shopping and business streets in the city centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Scotland (Scots:; Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.
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The Scotland national football team represents Scotland in international football and is controlled by the Scottish Football Association.
Scotland Street School Museum is a museum of school education in Glasgow, Scotland, in the district of Tradeston.
Scots is the Germanic language variety spoken in Lowland Scotland and parts of Ulster (where the local dialect is known as Ulster Scots).
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Scotstoun is a historic district of Glasgow, Scotland, west of Glasgow City Centre.
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Scotstoun Stadium is an athletics and Rugby union venue located in the West End of Glasgow.
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The Scottish Amateur Football Association (SAFA) is the organising body for amateur football across Scotland.
The Scottish Ambulance Service (Seirbheis Charbadan-eiridinn na h-Alba) is part of NHS Scotland, and serves all of Scotland.
Scottish Ballet is the national ballet company of Scotland and one of the four leading ballet companies of the United Kingdom, alongside the Royal Ballet, English National Ballet and Birmingham Royal Ballet.
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Scottish Baronial architecture (sometimes Baronial style) is a style of architecture with its origins in the sixteenth century, drawing on the features of Medieval castles, tower houses and the French Renaissance châteaux.
The Scottish Championship, known for sponsorship reasons as the Ladbrokes Championship, is the second tier of the Scottish Professional Football League, established in July 2013.
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The Scottish Claymores were an American football team based in Scotland.
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Scottish English refers to the varieties of English spoken in Scotland.
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The Scottish Enlightenment (Scots Enlichtenment, Soillseachadh na h-Alba) was the period in 18th century Scotland characterised by an outpouring of intellectual and scientific accomplishments.
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Scottish Enterprise is a sponsored non-departmental public body of the Scottish Government which encourages economic development, enterprise, innovation and investment in business.
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The Scottish Episcopal Church (Eaglais Easbaigeach na h-Alba) is a Christian church in Scotland, consisting of seven dioceses.
The Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) is Scotland's largest exhibition centre, located in the district of Finnieston on the north bank of the River Clyde, Glasgow.
The Scottish Exhibition of National History, Art and Industry was the third of 4 international exhibitions held in Glasgow, Scotland during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
The Scottish Football Association (also known as the SFA and the Scottish FA), or Comann Ball-coise na h-Alba in Scottish Gaelic, is the governing body of football in Scotland and has the ultimate responsibility for the control and development of football in Scotland.
The Scottish Football Museum is the Scottish Football League's National Museum of football, located in Hampden Park in Glasgow.
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Scottish Friendly Assurance Society Limited (Scottish Friendly) is a British friendly society and financial services group, providing financial products and services.
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Scottish Gaelic, sometimes also referred to as Gaelic (Gàidhlig), is a Celtic language native to Scotland.
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The Scottish Government (Riaghaltas na h-Alba, Scots Government) is the executive branch of the devolved government of Scotland.
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The Scottish Highlands, known locally simply as the Highlands (A' Ghàidhealtachd, "the place of the Gaels"; the Hielands) are a historic region of Scotland.
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The Scottish Junior Football Association ("SJFA" for short) is an affiliated national association of the Scottish Football Association and is the governing body for the junior grade of football in Scotland.
The Scottish League Two, known for sponsorship reasons as the Ladbrokes League Two, is the fourth tier of the Scottish Professional Football League, established in July 2013.
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The Lowlands (the Lallans or the Lawlands; a' Ghalldachd, "the place of the foreigner") are a cultural and historic region of Scotland.
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The Scottish National League (now the Deuchars IPA National League for sponsorship reasons) is the top tier of domestic rugby league club competition in Scotland.
The Scottish Office was a department of the United Kingdom Government from 1885 until 1999, exercising a wide range of government functions in relation to Scotland under the control of the Secretary of State for Scotland.
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Scottish Opera is the national opera company of Scotland, and one of the five national performing arts companies funded by the Scottish Government.
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The Scottish Premiership, known for sponsorship reasons as the Ladbrokes Premiership, is the top division of the Scottish Professional Football League, the league competition for men's professional football clubs in Scotland.
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The Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) is the national men's association football league in Scotland.
The Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA; Gaelic: Ùghdarras Theisteanas na h-Alba) is the executive non-departmental public body of the Scottish Government responsible for accrediting educational awards.
Scottish Radio Holdings (SRH) was a Scottish media company which owned 22 radio stations, and around 30 local newspapers in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
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The Scottish Reformation was the process by which Scotland broke with the Papacy and developed a predominately Calvinist national kirk, which was strongly Presbyterian in outlook.
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The Scottish Rugby Union (SRU), or Aonadh Rugbaidh na h-Alba in Scottish Gaelic, is the governing body of rugby union in Scotland.
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The Scottish Socialist Party (SSP; Pàrtaidh Sòisealach na h-Alba; Scots Socialist Pairtie) is a left-wing political party campaigning for the establishment of an independent, socialist Scotland.
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The Scottish Women's Premier League was founded in 2002 and is the highest level of women's football in Scotland.
Scottish Youth Theatre is Scotland's national youth theatre company for ages 3–25.
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The Sea of the Hebrides is a portion of the North Atlantic Ocean, located off the coast of western Scotland, separating the mainland and the northern Inner Hebrides islands (to the east) from the southern Outer Hebrides islands (to the west).
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The second city of the United Kingdom is an unofficial claim made at various times by several cities since the establishment of the UK in 1801.
Selfridges, also known as Selfridge & Co., is a chain of high end department stores in the United Kingdom.
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Shawlands (Fearann na Doire) is a district of Glasgow, Scotland located less than 2 miles south of the River Clyde.
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Shinty (camanachd, iomain) is a team game played with sticks and a ball.
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Shipbuilding is the construction of ships and other floating vessels.
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Shipyards and dockyards are places where ships are repaired and built.
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Sighthill is a Housing estate in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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A Sikh (ਸਿੱਖ) is a follower of Sikhism, a monotheistic dharma which originated during the 15th century in the Punjab region of South Asia.
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Silicon Glen is a nickname for the high tech sector of Scotland.
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Simple Minds are a Scottish rock band formed in 1977.
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Simshill is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
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The single transferable vote (STV) is a voting system designed to achieve proportional representation through ranked voting in multi-seat constituencies (voting districts).
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Sir William Arrol & Co. was a leading Scottish civil engineering business founded by William Arrol and based in Glasgow.
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Sir William Pearce, 1st Baronet (8 January 1833 – 18 December 1888) was a British shipbuilder, under whose management the Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company in Govan on the River Clyde became the leading shipbuilding company in the world.
Slam is a producer/DJ duo group from Glasgow, consisting of Stuart McMillan (born 1966, Glasgow) and Orde Meikle (born 1964, Oxford).
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Saul Hudson (born July 23, 1965), better known by his stage name Slash, is a British-American musician and songwriter.
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A slum is a heavily populated urban informal settlement characterized by substandard housing and squalor.
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Smooth Glasgow is a Scottish independent local radio station broadcasting to Glasgow and the surrounding area, owned and operated by Global Radio and broadcasting from studios at Baillieston in the East End of Glasgow.
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Software development is the computer programming, documenting, testing, and bug fixing involved in creating and maintaining applications and frameworks involved in a software release life cycle and resulting in a software product.
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Soma Quality Recordings (more commonly known as Soma Records) is a Scottish techno and house label co-founded in 1991 by the electronic music duo Slam.
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South Lanarkshire (Sooth Lanrikshire, Siorrachd Lannraig a Deas) is one of 32 unitary authorities of Scotland.
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Springburn (Allt an Fhuairainn) is an inner city district in the north of the Scottish city of Glasgow, home to various working and middle-class households.
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The Metropolitan Cathedral Church of Saint Andrew or Glasgow Metropolitan Cathedral is a Roman Catholic Cathedral in the city centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
St Andrew's in the Square is an 18th-century category-A-listed former church in Glasgow, Scotland, considered one of the finest classical churches in Britain, and now Glasgow's Centre for Scottish Culture, promoting Scottish music, song and dance.
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The Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin (commonly called St Mary's Cathedral) is a cathedral of the Scottish Episcopal Church.
The St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art is a museum of religion in Glasgow, Scotland.
St Andrew's Ambulance Association trading as St Andrew's First Aid is a first aid charity based in Scotland.
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Stagecoach West Scotland is an operating region of Stagecoach UK Bus, comprising Western Buses Ltd based in Ayr, Scotland.
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Sir Stanley Spencer KCB CBE RA (30 June 1891 – 14 December 1959) was an English painter.
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Still Game is a Scottish sitcom, produced by The Comedy Unit with the BBC.
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Stirling (Stirlin; Sruighlea) is a city in central Scotland.
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Stobhill Hospital is an Ambulatory Care and Diagnostic Hospital, located in the district of Springburn in the north of Glasgow, Scotland.
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On 11 May 2004, the ICL Plastics factory (commonly referred to as Stockline Plastics factory), in the Woodside district of Glasgow in western Scotland, exploded.
Strathaven (Straiven, from Gaelic: Strath Aibhne, meaning "valley of the Avon") is a historic market town in South Lanarkshire, Scotland and is the largest settlement in Avondale.
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Strathbungo grew up as a small village built along the Pollokshaws Road, one of the main arteries leading southwards from the centre of Glasgow, adjoined by the Camphill Estate, now part of Queens Park.
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Strathclyde (Srath Chluaidh in Gaelic, meaning "valley of the River Clyde") was one of nine former local government regions of Scotland created by the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973 and abolished in 1996 by the Local Government etc (Scotland) Act 1994.
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The Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) is a public body which is responsible for planning and coordinating regional transport, and especially the public transport system, in the Strathclyde area of western Scotland.
The Student Loans Company (SLC) is a not for profit company in the United Kingdom that provides student loans.
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STV previously known as Scottish Television, is a television channel in Scotland.
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STV Group plc, previously known as Scottish Television and Scottish Media Group, is a Scottish media company.
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Subcity Radio (formerly Sub City and SubCity) is a non-profit freeform radio station, arts collective and events promoter based at the University of Glasgow which is run by volunteers from the University and local community with the aim of providing an alternative to commercial and mainstream radio providers.
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For local government purposes, Scotland is divided into 32 areas designated as "council areas" which are all governed by unitary authorities designated as "councils".
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The Sunday Herald is a Scottish Sunday newspaper, launched on 7 February 1999.
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The Sunday Mail is a Scottish tabloid newspaper published every Sunday.
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Taggart is a Scottish detective television programme, created by Glenn Chandler, who wrote many of the episodes, and made by STV Productions for the ITV network.
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A teaching hospital is a hospital or medical center that provides clinical education and training to future and current health professionals.
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Teenage Fanclub are a Scottish alternative rock band formed in Bellshill in 1989.
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Templeton On The Green, also known as Templeton Business Centre, is a distinctive building near the People's Palace, in Glasgow, Scotland.
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A tenement is, in most English-speaking areas, a substandard multi-family dwelling in the urban core, usually old and occupied by the poor.
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The tertiary sector of the economy (also known as the service sector or the service industry) is one of the three economic sectors, the others being the secondary sector (approximately the same as manufacturing) and the primary sector (agriculture, fishing, and extraction such as mining).
Tesco Bank is a retail bank in the United Kingdom which was formed in 1997, and which has been wholly owned by Tesco plc since 2008.
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Teuchter (Robinson, M. (ed.) The Concise Scots Dictionary Chambers ISBN 0-08-028491-4 or) is a Lowland Scots word originally used to describe a Scottish Highlander, in particular a Gaelic-speaking Highlander.
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Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second most populous and second largest state of the United States of America.
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Thales Optronics is a multinational optronics manufacturer and a division of Thales Group.
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The Arches was a bar, arts venue, theatre, live music venue and nightclub in Glasgow, Scotland, which first opened in 1991.
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The Barras is a major street and indoor weekend market in the East End of Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Blue Nile are a musical group from Glasgow, Scotland.
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Edrington is a Scotch whisky company, involved in blending, bottling, distributing and marketing.
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The Fratellis are a rock band from Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Garage is a music venue and nightclub located at 490 Sauchiehall Street in Glasgow which opened in 1994.
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The Glasgow Academy is a coeducational independent day school for pupils aged 3–18 in Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Herald is a Scottish broadsheet newspaper founded in 1783.
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The Lighthouse in Glasgow is Scotland's Centre for Design and Architecture.
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The Peel Group (commonly known by its former name Peel Holdings) is a private real estate, media, transport and infrastructure investment company in the United Kingdom.
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The Royal Bank of Scotland plc (Banca Rìoghail na h-Alba, Ryal Baunk o Scotland, Banc Brenhinol yr Alban) is one of the retail banking subsidiaries of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, and together with NatWest and Ulster Bank, provides banking facilities throughout the UK and Ireland.
The SSE Hydro is an arena located in Glasgow, Scotland, on the site of the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC).
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The Theatre Royal is the oldest theatre in Glasgow, located at 282 Hope Street in Cowcaddens.
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Third Lanark Athletic Club was a football club that existed for 95 years between 1872 and 1967, in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Thornliebank (Gaelic: Bruach nan Dealgan, Scots: Thonliebank) is a working class suburban village south of Glasgow in East Renfrewshire, Scotland, south of Glasgow's city centre.
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Thorntonhall (Thorntounhauch, Dail Bhaile Dhealgaiche) is an affluent village in South Lanarkshire, Scotland.
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Time (styled within the magazine as TIME) is an American weekly news magazine published in New York City.
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The (or “Virginia Dons”) were Glasgow merchants who in the 18th Century made enormous fortunes by trading in tobacco from Great Britain's American Colonies.
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The Tollcross International Swimming Centre is a swimming pool and leisure centre in Glasgow.
Tollcross (Toll na Croise) is an area north of the River Clyde in Glasgow and has a popular park which is famed for its international rose trials.
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Toryglen is a small district in southern Glasgow, Scotland.
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A tower block, high-rise, apartment tower, residential tower, apartment block, block of flats, or office tower is a tall building or structure used as a residential and/or office building.
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Townhead is an area of the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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The Trades Union Congress (TUC) is a national trade union centre, a federation of trade unions in England and Wales, representing the majority of trade unions.
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Tradeston is a small district in the Scottish city of Glasgow adjacent to the city centre on the south bank of the River Clyde.
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A Travel to Work Area or TTWA is a statistical tool used by UK Government agencies and local authorities, especially by the Department for Work and Pensions and Job Centres, to indicate an area where the population would generally commute to a larger town, city or conurbation for the purposes of employment.
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Travis are a Scottish rock band formed in Glasgow in 1990, comprising Fran Healy (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Dougie Payne (bass guitar, backing vocals), Andy Dunlop (lead guitar, banjo, backing vocals) and Neil Primrose (drums, percussion).
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Trinity Mirror plc is a large British newspaper, magazine and digital publisher.
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The Tron Theatre is located at the corner of Trongate and Chisholm Street, in the Merchant City area of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Trongate is one of the oldest streets in the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Turin (Torino, pronounced; Piedmontese: Turin, pronounced;; Augusta Taurinorum) is a city and an important business and cultural centre in northern Italy, capital of the Piedmont region, located mainly on the left bank of the Po River, in front of Susa Valley and surrounded by the western Alpine arch.
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Tuscany (Toscana) is a region in central Italy with an area of about 23,000 square kilometres (8,900 sq mi) and a population of about 3.8 million inhabitants (2013).
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Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal and social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin.
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The UEFA Champions League, known simply as the Champions League, is an annual continental club football competition organised by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) and contested by top-division European clubs.
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The UEFA Cup Winners' Cup (abbreviated as CWC) was a football club competition contested annually by the most recent winners of all European domestic cup competitions.
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The UEFA Europa League, previously called the UEFA Cup, is an annual association football club competition organized by UEFA since 1971 for eligible European football clubs.
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The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN).
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The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.
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A nationwide census, known as Census 2001, was conducted in the United Kingdom on Sunday, 29 April 2001.
A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.
The United Kingdom general election of 2015 was held on 7 May 2015 to elect the 56th Parliament of the United Kingdom.
The University of Glasgow (Oilthigh Ghlaschu, Universitas Glasguensis) is the fourth-oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland's four ancient universities.
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The University of Glasgow School of Medicine is the medical school of the University of Glasgow, Scotland, and is one of the largest in Europe, offering a 5-year MBChB degree course.
The University of Strathclyde is a Scottish public research university located in Glasgow, United Kingdom.
The University of the West of Scotland is a university operating from four campuses in south-western Scotland, in the towns of Paisley, Hamilton, Dumfries and Ayr.
Urban renewal,which is generally called urban regeneration or regeneration in the United Kingdom, is a program of land redevelopment in areas of moderate to high density urban land use.
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A velodrome is an arena for track cycling.
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Venice (Venezia; alternative obsolete form: Vinegia; Venetian: Venèxia; Venetiae; Benetke) is a city in northeastern Italy sited on a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges.
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Victorian architecture is a series of architectural revival styles in the mid-to-late 19th century.
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The Victorian era of British history (and that of the British Empire) was the period of Queen Victoria's reign from 20 June 1837 until her death, on 22 January 1901.
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Water polo is a team water sport.
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A water taxi or a water bus, also known as a sightseeing boat, is a watercraft used to provide public or private transport, usually, but not always, in an urban environment.
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Weegie is a slang term referring to people from Glasgow in Scotland, which is used as a noun or adjective.
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The Weir Group plc is an engineering company headquartered in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Welfare dependency is the state in which a person or household is reliant on government welfare benefits for their income for a prolonged period of time, and without which they would not be able to meet the expenses of daily living.
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Wellpark Brewery is a brewery situated in Duke Street in the East End of Glasgow, Scotland.
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West Africa, also called Western Africa and the West of Africa, is the westernmost subcontinent of Africa.
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The West Coast Main Line (WCML) is a major inter-city railway route in the United Kingdom.
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West Dunbartonshire (Wast Dunbartanshire; Siorrachd Dhùn Bhreatainn an Iar) is one of the 32 local government council areas of Scotland.
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The West End Festival is an annual festival in the West End of Glasgow, Scotland.
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West Germany is the common English name for the Federal Republic of Germany or FRG (Bundesrepublik Deutschland or ''BRD'') in the period between its creation on 23 May 1949 to German reunification on 3 October 1990.
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The West of Scotland Cricket Club is a large cricket club based in Glasgow, Scotland.
West of Scotland Football Club are a Scottish Rugby Union club from Milngavie, just outside Glasgow.
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The Western Baths Club is a Victorian era private swimming and leisure club founded in 1876.
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The Western Infirmary was a teaching hospital situated in the West End of Glasgow, Scotland.
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Whyte and Mackay is a Scottish company producing alcoholic beverages.
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William Beardmore and Company was a Scottish engineering and shipbuilding conglomerate based in Glasgow and the surrounding Clydeside area.
William Grant & Sons Ltd. is an independent, family-owned Scottish company which distills Scotch whisky and other selected categories of spirits.
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William the Lion (Mediaeval Gaelic: Uilliam mac Eanric; Modern Gaelic: Uilleam mac Eanraig), sometimes styled William I, also known by the nickname Garbh, "the Rough",Uilleam Garbh; e.g. Annals of Ulster, s.a. 1214.6; Annals of Loch Cé, s.a. 1213.10.
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William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin (26 June 1824 – 17 December 1907) was a British mathematical physicist and engineer who was born in Belfast in 1824.
William Wilson (November 13, 1844 in London, England – June 1, 1912 in Glasgow, Scotland) was a late 19th-century British journalist, swimming instructor and coach, and contributor to the scientific techniques behind competitive swimming.
The Willow Tearooms are tearooms at 217 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, Scotland, designed by internationally renowned architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh, which opened for business in October 1903.
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Wishaw is a town and former burgh in North Lanarkshire, Scotland.
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Woodlands is a residential area in the west-end of Glasgow, Scotland.
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The World Bowl was the American football Championship game of NFL Europe, similar to the Super Bowl of the National Football League.
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The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) that is concerned with international public health.
The World Pipe Band Championships is a pipe band competition currently held in Glasgow, Scotland every August.
World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.
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World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.
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XFM Scotland (formerly 96.3 Rock Radio Real XS Q96 and 96.3QFM) was a Scottish independent local radio station owned by Global Radio.
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Yoker (An Eochair) is a western district of Glasgow, in Scotland, UK, lying on the northern bank of the Clyde to the east of Clydebank.
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Dame Zaha Mohammad Hadid, DBE (زها حديد Zahā Ḥadīd; born 31 October 1950) is an Iraqi-British architect.
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The 1971 Ibrox disaster was a crush among the crowd at an Old Firm football game, which led to 66 deaths and more than 200 injuries.
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The 2007 Glasgow International Airport attack was a terrorist ramming attack which occurred on Saturday 30 June 2007, at 15:11 BST, when a dark green Jeep Cherokee loaded with propane canisters was driven into the glass doors of the Glasgow International Airport terminal and set ablaze.
On 29 November 2013, a police helicopter crashed into the Clutha Vaults, a pub on the north bank of the River Clyde in central Glasgow.
The 2014 Commonwealth Games (officially the XX Commonwealth Games) were held in Glasgow, Scotland, from 23 July to 3 August 2014.
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The 2014 MTV EMAs (also known as the MTV Europe Music Awards) were held at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland on 9 November 2014.
The 2018 European Athletics Championships will be held in Berlin, Germany, in August 2018.
The Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games (Spanish: Juegos Olímpicos de la Juventud de 2018) is the third edition of the Summer Youth Olympics, a major international sports in which culture and education are also of great importance, are due to be celebrated in the tradition of the Summer Olympic Games on 1-12 October 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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