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Wednesday, 1 Aug 2018
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Scotland’s population is growing and ageing, according to a report published today by National Records of Scotland.

Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018
Image of Fanny Parker being escorted from Ayr Sheriff Court accused of attempting to bomb Robert Burns cottage in Alloway.

A new exhibition by National Records of Scotland (NRS) brings together records of the suffragettes and the Scottish justice system for the first...

Wednesday, 11 Jul 2018
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Statistics published today by the National Records of Scotland (NRS) show that the number of households in Scotland is projected to...

Tuesday, 3 Jul 2018
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There were 934 drug-related deaths registered in Scotland in 2017, 66 (8 per cent) more than in 2016, according to figures released today by the...

Wednesday, 27 Jun 2018
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There were 5,022 more deaths than births registered in Scotland in 2017, a widening of the gap since 2016 when there were 2,240 more deaths than...