Elle Duffy

Online journalist, STV News

A 19-year-old journalist from Scotland.
Multimedia journalism student at Glasgow Caledonian University. Previous online reporter, feature writer and production journalist with STV in Glasgow. Occasional lifestyle blogger.

Scotland, UK

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Husky pup rescued from Ayrshire harbour by coastguard

The husky was found nearing the point of exhaustion on Monday evening and it was clear she had been in the water for some time. Ardrossan Coastguard Rescue Team was called out...

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'Greek' Thomson: Remembering Glasgow's overlooked architect

Yet when Mackintosh was still a child, another architect had already spent his life designing a great city of towers and churches. Born 200 years ago on Sunday, Alexander...

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Author of mystery message in bottle tracked down to Scotland

It was a calm September evening when Jimmy Robertson signed off a hastily written letter, crammed it into a tiny bottle and threw it into the North Sea. It was 1970 and he had...

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Gongo the survivor: A three-legged dog's journey to Scotland

It began in a small village - a figure sprinting towards a cowering Tanzanian street dog, machete in hand, striking the tiny pup's leg. Another figure approached, laughing....

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Scots couple in love for 71 years reveal secret to happy marriage

In a small house in Peterhead, Robert Morrison looks at the ring on his finger that hasn't moved in 71 years. His wife is busy in the next room, bustling back and forth getting...

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In pictures: Thousands geek out with sci-fi stars at comic con

Whether you secretly hoard all 100 episodes of Stargate: Atlantis, have a mug covered in Star Wars quotes, or are still waiting on your Hogwarts letter, there is one thing for...

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Food lovers in meltdown over sell-out Cheese Toastie Festival

Fluffy toasted bread, bubbling cheese and a not-so-healthy array of glazed meat and fresh tomato; whatever the definition of a perfect cheese toastie is, Scotland has it sussed....

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Air hostess battles cancer to publish book on life in the skies

Lesley Sehli, 58, who became one of the first female crew members to fly with Saudi Airlines, recalls travelling the world, meeting extraordinary passengers and even rescuing...

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Mother completes 18 random acts of kindness in memory of her son

Inside a white envelope with a candy cane border, there was a picture of a young boy with a blue and yellow scarf and a toothy grin. It was one of Lynne McKenzie's favourite...