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Dundee

IN PICTURES: British and Irish Tug of War Championships

February 3 2019

Sports fans from across Dundee and Angus turned out this weekend to test their strength as the British and Irish Tug of War Championships arrived in the City of Discovery for the first time. The two-day event was held at Piperdam Leisure Resort in Fowlis throughout Saturday and Sunday, and showcased the top tug of war talent. Scottish competitors usually face a trip to Wales or Ireland for the annual championships but guests from around the world made their way to the popular resort for the competition’s Courier Country debut. Indoor tug of war differs from the outdoor summer sport in a number of ways, with pullers placed on rubber mats and wearing specially-designed flat rubber-soled shoes.

Dundee

IN PICTURES: Candlelight vigil for Sri Lanka victims in Dundee

April 26 2019

A candlelight vigil in City Square, Dundee, with prayers and speeches was held for victims of the Sri Lanka attacks. Religious leaders joined to condemn the attacks along with local politicians. Dundee man tells of losing 4 family members in terror attacks as city stands in solidarity with Sri Lanka    

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