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  1. Protesters have handed in a petition with more than 12,000 signatures opposing a £50 million development on Leith Walk.
  2. The angry family of a little girl mauled by a rottweiler during a play date at her pal’s house have demanded to know why the animal has not been put down.
  3. Reinstated Bonnyrigg Rose No.1 Michael Andrews hopes he will be kept busier in their William Hill Scottish Cup first-round clash at Highland League club Deveronvale tomorrow than he has been so far this season.
  4. Spartans defender Blair Tolmie believes their penalty shoot-out defeat by East Kilbride in the Irn-Bru Cup last month won’t have any bearing on tomorrow’s mouth-watering league encounter at Ainslie Park.
  5. The award-winning colourful balconies of an 18th century tenement adorned with vibrant flowers and verdant greenery are so pretty they have been known to stop camera-happy tourists in their tracks.