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Stirling 71, Simi's triple-strike rally Ireland past Oman

Oman's missed chances cost them dear, as Ireland closed the match out to break a win-less sequence of five T20Is
Tags: Sport, Ireland, Cricket, Oman, Stirling, SIMI


Quadrangular Series: Stirling leads Ireland to 15-run win over Oman

Paul Stirling leads Ireland to a 15-run victory against Oman in the opening match of their Twenty20 Quadrangular Series.
Tags: News, Ireland, Oman, Stirling, Paul Stirling


Comcast thinks its secret weapon is an app that lets it talk directly to consumers

Comcast is making Xfinity XFi its biggest priority this year. XFi is a mobile app that lets Comcast customers set up wifi networks, troubleshoot network issues, and see what devices are connected to their networks. The company believes having a product that promotes engagement with consumers will keep them subscribing. Cable companies want to differentiate themselves in a broadband market rife with competition. To set itself apart from competitors, Comcast is prioritizing Xfinity XFi...
Tags: Apple, Google, Europe, Disney, US, Trends, Comcast, Xiaomi, Stirling, AT T, Fraser Stirling, Comcast SVP


As cable companies try to differentiate themselves in a competitive market, Comcast thinks its secret weapon is an app that lets it talk directly to consumers

Comcast is making Xfinity XFi its biggest priority this year. XFi is a mobile app that lets Comcast customers set up wifi networks, troubleshoot network issues, and see what devices are connected to their networks. The company believes having a product that promotes engagement with consumers will keep them subscribing. Cable companies want to differentiate themselves in a broadband market rife with competition. To set itself apart from competitors, Comcast is prioritizing Xfinity XFi...
Tags: Google, Europe, Disney, US, Trends, Comcast, Donald Trump, Stirling, AT T, Michael D Antonio, Fraser Stirling, Comcast SVP


Work begins on William Wallace statue's £260,000 restoration

The sculpture will be removed from the National Wallace Monument in Stirling for 10 weeks for repair.
Tags: News, Stirling, William Wallace, National Wallace Monument


Stirling named Irish skipper for tours of Oman and Afghanistan

Paul Stirling will lead Ireland in T20 games in the upcoming Oman and Afghanistan series in the absence of Gary Wilson.
Tags: Afghanistan, Ireland, Cricket, Oman, Stirling, Paul Stirling


Stirling named Irish T20 skipper for Oman and Afghanistan series

Paul Stirling will lead Ireland in T20 games in the upcoming Oman and Afghanistan series in the absence of Gary Wilson.
Tags: News, Afghanistan, Ireland, Oman, Stirling, Paul Stirling


Rory Stirling, ex-BGF Ventures, has joined London seed VC Connect Ventures

When BGF Ventures, the London-based early-stage venture fund of BGF, had a change in “strategy” in early 2018, seeing partners Harry Briggs, Rory Stirling and Wendy Tan White step down, it was always going to be interesting to see where the VC trio would land. Earlier this week, this publication broke news that Tan White — who previously co-founded and exited SaaS website builder Moonfruit, and was also a General Partner at Entrepreneur First — has joined Alphabet’s X (formerly Google X) as Vice...
Tags: Google, TC, Europe, London, Tech, Gang, Briggs, Connect Ventures, Roli, Moonfruit, Stirling, Newvoicemedia, MMC, MMC Ventures, Vonage, Wendy Tan White


Vulnerable teenager missing after Stirling theatre trip found safe

Jack Martin, 18, had been lost by his family at the Macrobert Arts Centre at the University of Stirling.
Tags: UK, News, Stirling, Jack Martin, Macrobert Arts Centre


Rail delays in central Scotland after person hit by train

ScotRail confirmed services are unable to run between Stirling and Perth as a result of the incident.
Tags: News, Scotland, Perth, Stirling, Scotrail


Freezing Tesco staff forced to wear up to five layers along with hats and gloves as Stirling store’s heating h - The Scottish Sun

Freezing Tesco staff forced to wear up to five layers along with hats and gloves as Stirling store’s heating h   The Scottish Sun FREEZING Tesco till staff are wearing up to five layers of clothes along with hats and gloves after the store's heating broke down over a week ago. Bosses at the ...
Tags: Shopping, Tesco, Stirling


Wedding Destinations Around the World: Castles and Manors to Know

Getting married is a big deal, which is why a lot of time, planning, and effort must go into making sure the day goes down as the fairytale you’ve always dreamed of. Some people get married in luxurious hotels, other on romantic ranches, and even some in the coziness of their home! While there’s absolutely nothing wrong with these approaches, and the planning of a wedding is an entirely personal process, surely some of us would like to channel our inner Prince Harry and Meghan Markle and get ma...
Tags: Travel, Scotland, Rome, Queens, Wedding, Italy, Poland, Harry, Tom Cruise, Mediterranean, Travel Blog, Unesco World Heritage, Stirling, Prussia, Great Hall, Argyll


Gas leak found at Stirling business park

Four fire crews remain at the scene of a gas leak at the Castle Business Park in Stirling.
Tags: News, Stirling, Castle Business Park


Man killed in bus and cherry-picker crash in Doune named

Michael McArthur, from Rothesay, died after the bus and cherry-picker crash near Stirling on Thursday.
Tags: News, Stirling, Rothesay, Doune, Michael McArthur


Man dies in bus and cherry-picker crash in Doune

The crash happened in Balkerach Street, Doune, near Stirling at about 10:25.
Tags: News, Stirling, Doune, Balkerach Street Doune


Man hurt in Doune crash involving cherry-picker and bus

The crash, involving a bus, happened in Balkerach Street, Doune, near Stirling at about 10:25.
Tags: News, Stirling, Doune, Balkerach Street Doune


Walking Over the Skye Bridge

The main activity which I wanted to do when I stayed in Kyle of Lochalsh overnight was to walk over the Skye Bridge. I had planned to do this on the afternoon of my arrival in Kyle of Lochalsh. However there was a three hour delay in my train journey from Stirling, meaning that I […]
Tags: Travel, Scotland, Kyle, Stirling, Skye Bridge


Teenager who raped 12-year-old girl in Stirling jailed

Dylan Walker was found guilty of giving the child alcohol before raping her at an address in Stirling.
Tags: News, Stirling, Dylan Walker


Mullarney wins Stirling play-off as Maynooth hit double top

Ronan Mullarney. Picture © CAL CARSON GOLF AGENCY Ronan Mullarney came out on top in a playoff for the individual title as Maynooth University claimed double success in the Stirling International Students' Tournament.The Galway man birdied the 18th to card a five-under 67 to match Durham's James Glenn, who shot 70, on eight under par on the Torrance Course at  Fairmont, St Andrews...
Tags: Sport, Ireland, Golf, Durham, Galway, St Andrews, Stirling, Amateur golf, Maynooth University, Jordan Hood, Eanna Griffin, Ronan Mullarney, Mullarney, Caolan Rafferty, Rachel Thompson, James Glenn


The land falls silent: Australian farmers battle life without rain

Years of drought across New South Wales and Queensland force graziers to question their future Nearly 40km from Augathella (population 450), Doug and Rachelle Cameron load supplements for their cattle. The day is typical for an Australian drought, still and silent as if the landscape has gone to sleep.Their children Stirling, 11, Ella, 8 and Grace, 6 jump out of the ute and kick around the dust and cow pats as their cattle mill around the water troughs. Muffy the overgrown grey poddy calf comes ...
Tags: Environment, Water, Drought, Australia news, Queensland, New South Wales, Stirling, Doug, Ella, Muffy, Augathella, Rachelle Cameron


Teenager found guilty of raping 12-year-old in Stirling

A 19-year-old man is convicted of plying the child with alcohol in Stirling before raping her.
Tags: News, Stirling


Mother 'held in Dubai for three days after one glass of wine on flight'

A mother was detained in Dubai for three days with her four-year-old daughter after a drinking a complimentary glass of wine on a flight from London, it is claimed. Swedish dentist Ellie Holman, who lives in Sevenoaks in Kent with her English partner Gary and their three children, was initially denied water and made to clean toilets while in custody, according to human rights group Detained in Dubai. The non-governmental organisation formed to help people held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) s...
Tags: UK, London, News, Noah, Dubai, Kent, Uae, Gary, Bibi, Stirling, United Arab Emirates UAE, Commonwealth Office, Emirates Airline, Ellie, Suri, Sevenoaks


Book Review: Black Chamber

The following review is a special for BlackFive readers provided by Elise Cooper. You can read all of our book reviews and author interviews by clicking on the Books category link in the right side bar. Black Chamberby S. M. Stirling is part alternate history and part thriller involving spies, secret identities, and daring acts. The historical timeline deviates after Taft dies, allowing Theodore Roosevelt to win the presidency instead of Woodrow Wilson. The difference of having Roosevelt at the ...
Tags: Congress, Germany, Nazis, America, Military, Amsterdam, James Bond, Kaiser, Sherlock Holmes, Cia, Hitler, Princeton, Wilson, Ciara, Taft, Roosevelt


The downsides of the heatwave – from wilting trees to 471m lost hours of sleep

A new study has shown that heat is bad for brain function. But how else is this incessant summer affecting Britain?Ah, the drowsy bliss of the endless heatwave. In the desert now forming from Southend to Stirling, each fresh day cracks open a chest of treasure. And, oh, those summer nights.Well, sod that. Britain’s 50-odd-day run of clement weather (which may soon end, at least for a bit) is causing chaos. Let’s count the ways: Continue reading...
Tags: Weather, UK News, Britain, Southend, Stirling


Stirling's all-round show settles Middlesex nerves with victory in London derby

Middlesex have had a tough period which has brought the exit of head coach Richard Scott but victory against Surrey in front of a big Lord's crowd lifted their mood
Tags: London, Sport, Cricket, Surrey, Middlesex, Stirling, Richard Scott


A Teacher's $5,931 Trip To Scotland With Her Sister & Their Husbands

Welcome to Away Game, a Refinery29 series where we tag along as real millennial women embark on trips around the world and track their travel expenses down to the last cent. Here, we offer a detailed, intimate account of when, where, and how our peers spend their vacation days and disposable income: all the meals, adventures, indulgences, setbacks, and surprises.This week's travel diary: A 30-year-old teacher takes a couples' vacation with her sister in Scotland.Open to tracking your travel exp...
Tags: Google, Fashion, Music, UK, Scotland, Germany, Tesco, Canada, Lidl, Sainsburys, Glasgow, Airbnb, Edinburgh, States, Jamie Oliver, Volkswagen


Thousands march for Scottish independence

The All Under One Banner event saw people march from Stirling to take part in a rally in Bannockburn.
Tags: UK, News, Stirling


Stirling stars with 81 but Ireland tie against Scotland

It was only the 10th time in T20I cricket that a game ended in a deadlock
Tags: Scotland, Sport, Ireland, Cricket, Stirling


New British academies to open in 2019 with aim of producing top-100 players

Britain's first national tennis academies will open in Stirling and Loughborough in 2019 in a bid to boost the number of players in the top 100.
Tags: Britain, Tennis, Stirling, Loughborough


£90m for Stirling and Clackmannanshire City Deal

The money - £45.1m each for Stirling and Clackmannanshire - is designed to drive economic growth.
Tags: News, Clackmannanshire, Stirling, Clackmannanshire City Deal