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  1. Scottish celebrity chef and restaurateur Tony Singh has joined forces with St Columba’s Hospice to help launch the world’s first interactive memory-powered map as part of the charity’s new Light up a Memory campaign.
  2. Edinburgh South Under-13s advanced to the semi-finals of the Edinburgh Cup after a 3-0 win over Currie Star Blues.
  3. Politicians have been urged to speed-up in introducing a new law banning people from carrying acid and other corrosive substances in public.
  4. A pregnant mum of seven who is expecting twins says her desperate family needs to leave the “hell” of a council flat, claiming it is not a safe environment to bring up children.
  5. Salvesen sailed through their RJM Sports Scottish Amateur Cup third-round replay against Glasgow-based St Davids, returning to Edinburgh 4-0 winners.