A 10-YEAR-OLD boy has died after falling into a river while on holiday.
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WRITER Alexander McCall Smith has vowed to gift the islands he owns to the Scottish people.
THE value of much you take for granted or overlook can be driven home in the unlikeliest of circumstances, in this case a week among strangers on a converted rescue ship ploughing the seas around the Inner and Outer Hebrides.
ONLY one company has said it would be interested in running a car ferry between Gourock and Dunoon piers, and even then it is on the condition that the Government takes the commercial risk.