Winter deaths in Scotland have reached a record low. Nearly 1,000 fewer deaths were recorded between December 2005 and March 2006 than in the same period the year before.

The winter had been relatively mild with no serious flu outbreak.

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Winter deaths in Scotland have reached a record low. Nearly 1,000 fewer deaths were recorded between December 2005 and March 2006 than in the same period the year before.

The winter had been relatively mild with no serious flu outbreak.

For more on the figures click here