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  1. It's been a funny day in Shieldinch, with a bit of a 'last day of term' atmosphere, as the cast and crew wrap for the summer. They'll be back in August but, as ever, they've been working extra hard for the last few months so you'll still get your weekly fix of River City. In the studio, tension...

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  2. To be honest, the only thing connecting Chris Brazier and David Gest is the Daily Record. Thankfully. You can read a great interview with Chris, who plays Ewan, on the paper's website now. We particularly like the fact he used this very website to research the show :) As for David Gest... apparently he's hankering after a role in River City. Again, you can read about that in this story. What do you think? Do you want to see Michael Jackson's best friend in Shieldinch? Tell us on the messageboard!

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  3. Some of you might be enjoying a bank holiday off today but it's awfully busy in Shieldinch. The entire cast have gathered together for a brand new group photo. There are two photographers on set, snapping away, and we'll be able to reveal the results to you soon. It's actually rare to see everyo...

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  4. Here's a sneaky peek at some of the exploits at Tuesday's hen party for Scarlett and Charlie. As you can see, Scarlett certainly enjoys herself!

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  5. Monica Gibb, who plays Fi, did an interview with the Sunday Mail that you can now read on the paper's website. However, beware! It contains spoilers that you might not want to know about. If you want to know the story ahead of the rest, you can also find out more on our Spoilers page.

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  6. Sarah McCardie is the latest newcomer to Shieldinch. She joins as Sharon McLaren on Tuesday, 13 May, and quickly becomes a part of Raymond's life. If you want to know more about her storyline, visit the Spoilers page.

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  7. Alfie (the real life Alfie) would like you to know that he's very much alive and kicking so we thought we'd share a few facts with you. Jimmy's Alfie was originally meant to be called Dolly! Named after Ms Parton, the dog was obviously meant to be female. However, when Alfie was discovered by C...

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  8. Johnny Beattie, who plays Malcolm in the show, has presented a selection of programmes about Scotland's maritime history. You can hear them online now as part of Radio Scotland's new History Zone.

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  9. By popular demand, here are the names of the tracks featuring in the current River City TV trails. Lenny - 'Shoot the Runner' by Kasabian Scarlett - 'Feeling Good' by Nina Simone Amber - 'Great DJ' by The Ting Tings We're glad you're enjoying them!

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  10. The first of our special TV trails will be shown on BBC One Scotland after Eastenders tonight! There will be billboards all over Scotland from Sunday. Loads of external websites will be advertising the show from Monday, and there will be trails on BBC Radio Scotland. And we hope you've noticed ...

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