VIDEO: Sheriff serves up leniency for Angus takeaway worker who hit unwanted customer with pizza shovel

30 January 2015 11.36am.

An Angus takeaway worker who hit an unwelcome customer over the head with a pizza shovel has been admonished at court.

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Farage fears dirtiest-yet election

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Biological clock predicts lifespan

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