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The woman journalist badly injured in a Milngavie blaze in which her boyfriend tragically died has expressed her gratitude to emergency services…
A hand grenade, believed to be from World War II was found in the boot of a car on North Gyle Terrace yesterday afternoon. A bomb disposal team attended the scene and recovered the weapon. A cordon and road closure were put in place to ensure the safety of the public. A police spokesman said: “People were called to [&#…
SERVCIES provided by Jobcentres should not be removed for the communities where they are needed most MSPs have…
01.20 / 10:14
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A popular pub is turning into a cinema to help bring back memories for older people and dementia sufferers through classic film…
01.20 / 08:19
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A BOSS sent text messages which included inappropriate sexual remarks towards his former employee, a court has…
01.20 / 05:52
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Former gymnast Ruth Gibson,48, who represented Scotland twice at the Commonwealth Games, says: “It’s going to be an exciting year for us, because we are hoping to open a new facility that will help us cope with the huge demand for our cla…
01.20 / 05:51
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CATERING staff fighting for their jobs at university campus have appealed to John Swinney to help…
01.20 / 05:50
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STAFF at a Scottish garden centre have been playing it for laughs and cracking more than a few yokes as they serve up a two-for-one breakfast offer in a bid to beat the January …
01.19 / 22:18
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With the addition of several new faces during this transfer window, there was one player who headed out of Tynecastle today. Midfielder Robbie Muirhead left Hearts, just seven months after signing for the Maroons. He has reunited with former Hearts Head Coach Robbie Neilson at English League One side MK Dons. Hearts have said MK…
Local MSP’s are very concerned today after it has been announced today (18 January 2017) that two local rural branches of the Clydesdale Bank in Castle Douglas and Stranraer.  The Clydesdale and Yorkshire banking group have proposed the closure of 79 branches across Scotland with the loss of 400 jobs, including axing their branches in Stranraer &…
01.19 / 20:13
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A CAR was set on fire in the driveway of a house in Clydebank in the early…
01.19 / 18:55
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A SENIOR science teacher is to defend allegations he stripped to his pants, kissed a pupil and slept in a hotel room with teenagers following a senior…
01.19 / 17:54
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One of Selkirk’s most historic buildings could get a new lease of life after a planning application to redevelop it was submitted on…
Police Scotland officers are carrying out enquiries in Lochmaben following a fire at a garage/workshop in Castle Street at around 2300 hours on Wednesday 18 January 2017. The fire was extinguished by the Fire and Rescue Service. No-one was injured in the fire however the property was extensively damaged as a result. The fire caused…
01.19 / 15:28
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A DUNFERMLINE cyclist has complained about road conditions in Duloch after having been sent flying off his bike twice in two months. Colin Cossar narrowly avoided being struck by the car behind him at the roundabout on of Dunlin Drive, close to Fife Leisure Park. He was left with cuts and bruises but his bike suffered damage worth £215 and he thinks the poor state of the road has been caused by the local housing development at Calais Muir, with Bellway Homes one of the main …
01.19 / 15:27
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POLICE believe a body found in a wooded area in Kilmarnock today is that of missing man Zak …
01.19 / 14:30
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Details of how a man who was shot at as he took his daughter to school escaped serious injury have…
01.19 / 14:30
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A woman seriously injured in a fire which killed her boyfriend on New Year's Day has been discharged from…
01.19 / 14:29
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Three men have been charged in connection with a bogus workmen incident which took place in the Murieston area of Livingston on Tuesday 17 January. Two men attended the home of a woman in her eighties offering to carry out cleaning and maintenance work on the exterior of the property. They requested a four-figure sum in cash as [&…
An award winning butcher has scooped a top prize for his pies at the World Championship Scotch Pie…