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Research into juries to be carried out over the next two years

Research into how juries reach decisions, including their use of the ‘not proven’ verdict, will be carried out over the next two years.

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Last call for the Great Scottish Run

Last call for the Great Scottish Run

The Well Foundation charity is urging runners to join this year’s Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run 10K before the final 500 places are snapped up.

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Condorrat remembers the horror of Auchengeich

Condorrat remembers the horror of Auchengeich

Condorrat will be the scene of a solemn commemoration of the 1959 Auchengeich mining disaster tomorrow.

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SSPCA demands five years in jail for worst cases of animal cruelty

SSPCA demands five years in jail for worst cases of animal cruelty

Animals charity the SSPCA wants to tackle “hugely inconsistent” sentences for abusers by increasing the maximum penalty to five years in jail.

Crime
Council should have held a consultation

Council should have held a consultation

A survey carried out by SNP politicians found 9/10 people oppose changes to bin collections in North Lanarkshire.

Politics
Daniel Sloss

Find out what lurks in the psyche of top comic Daniel

It won’t be night for the faint-hearted as award-winning comedian Daniel Sloss examines his own psyche at Cumbernauld Theatre on Sunday.

Theatre and Comedy
Cumbernauld schoolboy suspended after football incident

Cumbernauld schoolboy suspended after football incident

A Cumbernauld secondary has defended its decision to suspend a 13-year-old boy after a “horror tackle” during a football match at PE.

Environment
Sleeping driver’s drugs arrest in Cumbernauld

Sleeping driver’s drugs arrest in Cumbernauld

A 27-year-old male has been arrested after he was found seemingly asleep at the wheel of his car at 10.15am in Lenziemill.

Crime
Ten driving rules you might have forgotten

Ten driving rules you might have forgotten

They are the rules of the road every driver forgets. So how many of these laws are you breaking?

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Kieran Duffies debut ended in disappointment against Edinburgh City

Back to the future is the aim for Clyde’s Duffie

It wasn’t the debut new Clyde signing Kieran Duffie had hoped for, but the 25-year-old admitted he’s just happy to be back playing after struggling with injuries.

Football
Football fans warned over behaviour ahead of weekend of games

Football fans warned over behaviour ahead of weekend of games

As numerous football matches prepare to kick off this weekend, British Transport Police is warning fans over their behaviour.

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Last few tickets remaining as Enchanted Forest proves to be most popular ever

Last few tickets remaining as Enchanted Forest proves to be most popular ever

With only a few thousand tickets remaining for this year’s Enchanted Forest show, organisers are urging the public to book quickly to avoid disappointment.

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Asda cuts its national fuel price cap

Asda cuts its national fuel price cap

Asda today (Friday, September 22) announced that it will be dropping the price of fuel by up to 2ppl on unleaded and 1ppl on diesel bringing prices down to a new national price cap of 115.7ppl on unleaded and 116.7ppl on diesel at all 308 filling stations.

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Cumbernauld woman in violent struggle with police

Cumbernauld woman in violent struggle with police

Police attending an incident in Cumbernauld were allegedly targeted by the 31-year-old woman who had been reported to them.

Crime
Happier times...Craig and Fiona celebrating Christmas 2010 with their much-cherished first child, Robert.

Sepsis awareness fight taken to Scottish Parliament

FEAT chairman Craig Stobo speaks to Julie Currie about the necessity for a public awareness campaign on the life-threatening condition sepsis.

Lifestyle
Could an air freshener hold the key to combatting road rage?

Could an air freshener hold the key to combatting road rage?

A new project from Leasing Options and an expert at the University of Oxford is aiming to help drivers by introducing a combination of scents into the car which could help with negative emotions experienced on the roads.

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Baby makes five for Mitchells

A Kilsyth woman has become a great-great-gran following the birth of a little bundle of joy called Ayda Rose.

Health
L-R Debbie, Mark, Rachel, and Chris Stewart are backing Anthony Nolan's campaign for better post-transplant care for people who have had stem cell transplants.

Cumbernauld teenager supporting national campaign

Most of Mark Stewart’s childhood memories are of being on drips and antibiotics – not the happy, carefree memories you’d hope a child would have.

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Cumbernauld man faces jail over indecent images haul

Cumbernauld man faces jail over indecent images haul

A Cumbernauld man is facing a lengthy term in prison after being caught with more than 5000 indecent images of children at his home.

Crime
Yvonne with coach Tommy Boyle who guided her to athletics success

Yvonne’s job claim victory

Former athletics champion Yvonne Murray-Mooney has been awarded compensation after claiming that working for North Lanarkshire Leisure affected her health.

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