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News

Bluebell Walk fire puts three in hospital

Environment

Woman arrested at Cumbernauld play complex

Crime

The myth of the ‘relaxing bath’ revealed

News
The Electoral Reform Society claims that 1.8 million votes cast in Scotland made no impact on the overall result.

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics

First Minister’s Reading Challenge expands

News

Social experiment shows hundreds of people ignoring distressed dog in hot car

News

£3 million boost for Edinburgh and Glasgow cancer centres

Health

Baby Box registrations reach 10,000

News
Mairi Davies, climate change manager for Historic Environment Scotland with David Barnes, litter & flytipping manager, Zero Waste Scotland. Photo: � Sandy young Photograph.

Zero Waste Scotland launches new partnership approach to prevent litter

Environment

Fatal crash victim named as Newton Mearns man Ross Sloan

News

Moodiesburn road death triggers witness appeal

Transport

Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Transport
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Transport
At 90 per cent, Scotrails passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

Rail passengers give Scotrail the thumbs up

Transport
From left: John Fairweather, regional resilience advisor, Karen Macaulay, national emergency preparedness communications and liaison manager (both Scottish Ambulance Service), Mark Ilderton, head of ScotRail Alliance Integrated Control.

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Transport

Woman arrested at Cumbernauld play complex

Crime

Kilsyth arrests after anti-social behaviour

Crime
Inspector Alistair Anderson, Police Scotland youth volunteers Alanna Ferguson and Alanah Prentice, and Scotmids Ian Lovie

Campaign proves an effective deterrent

Crime

Paperwork warning as Kilsyth driver is arrested

Crime

Free pencil case for every primary pupil in Kilsyth

Education
03-08-2017. Picture Michael Gillen. CUMBERNAULD VILLAGE. Cumbernauld Old Parish Church. Induction of new Church of Scotland minister Elspeth McKay. Dr Stuart McDonald, Moderator Falkirk Presbytery; Rev Elspeth McKay; Rev Murdo Campbell, outgoing minister and Christopher Dunn, Depute Presbytery Clerk.

New minister welcomed to Cumbernauld Village

Education
John Swinney speaks with career adviser Nicole Grant during his visit to the SDS centre.

Helpline goes live for exam results advice

Education

Cumbernauld firm named for underpaying worker

Business
PIcture: Cumbernauld, The Westerwood Hotel.

Westerwood Hotel spa bags industry award

Business
All factory staff will soon benefit from the Living Wage.

Poppy factory becomes Living Wage employer

Business
04-08-2017. Picture Michael Gillen. BANTON. Villagers meeting postman Donald Provan on his last day in the job he's held since 1973. Residents with "thank you Donald" sign waiting for Donald to arrive.

Donald retires having been Banton and Queenzieburn’s postman since 1973

Business

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics
Councillor Paul Kelly

Depute leader describes special council meeting as ‘pointless’

Politics
Council leader Jim Logue

Special meeting will call for council leader to step aside

Politics
North Lanarkshire Council chief executive Paul Jukes

SNP’s anger over chief executive’s refusal to release audit report

Politics
SNP Group business manager Councillor Allan Stubbs

SNP calls for council leader to step aside while police investigate

Politics

Bluebell Walk fire puts three in hospital

Environment
Mairi Davies, climate change manager for Historic Environment Scotland with David Barnes, litter & flytipping manager, Zero Waste Scotland. Photo: � Sandy young Photograph.

Zero Waste Scotland launches new partnership approach to prevent litter

Environment

£3 million boost for Edinburgh and Glasgow cancer centres

Health
Picture Toby Williams: 19/06/2006. 07852292420.  HEROIN / METHADONE / DRUG ABUSE / SMACK / SHOOTING UP / INJECTING / OVERDOSE.  PICTURE POSED BY MODEL.

Drugs report makes for grim reading

Health

Support for Angela’s mental health campaign

News

NHS colleagues bag Ben Nevis

Health
Project Gambias Frank Devine, second left, and Paul Lafferty, far right, take delivery of more hearing aids after meeting ear specialist Arun Iyer and his NHS colleagues

NHS support for charity is loud and clear

Health