22nd March 2018

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Former councillor on trial after alleged rape and sexual assault

• Former North Isles councillor Robert Henderson has gone on trial accused of rape and sexual assault

• The 73 year-old has appeared at Aberdeen High Court

• Two witnesses have given evidence on trial’s first day

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Man appears in dock over drug offences

• Edinburgh man released on bail after appearing in private

• Charged with supplying controlled drugs on the NorthLink boat

• He was committed for further examination

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Health chiefs order probe after revealing vaccines were kept at wrong temperature

• An investigation has been launched after vaccines were found to have been stored at wrong temperature.

• Hundreds of patients are being contacted and asked to attend clinics for a “re-vaccination”.

• Top health officials apologise and move to reassure the public that they will not be harmed.

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WATCH: Delting Up-Helly-A’ 2018 procession and burning

• Andrew Hall, aka Halfdan Ragnarrson, defies bitterly cold wind to bring festival to fiery climax

• Galley Fragar is sent up in flames as fireworks crackle overhead

• Entertainment continues in five halls

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