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News

Council leader resists calls to stand down during police probe

Politics
Police and forensics workers in Bluebell Walk

Bluebell Walk fire puts three in hospital

Environment

Woman arrested at Cumbernauld play complex

Crime

Keith Brooke steps down as RHASS chairman

News

Scotland’s happiest place is on a beach in the Hebrides

News

Sign up for the Great British Beach Clean

Environment

Non-employment in older age is associated with feeling isolated & under-utilised

News

5.3 million adults want to see their life in words

News
Royal Mail has revealed a new stamp issue featuring some of the most iconic and much-loved British toys from the last 100 years.

Royal Mail issues special stamps to celebrate iconic children’s toys

News

The myth of the ‘relaxing bath’ revealed

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
Polcie are investigating the theft

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

Council leader resists calls to stand down during police probe

Politics
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
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

Bluebell Walk fire puts three in hospital

Environment
People are urged to sign up for the Great British Beach Clean.

Sign up for the Great British Beach Clean

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