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RBS banking clinics begin

RBS community banker Lynsey Haggarty has now begun her new service designed to help Kilsyth residents who no longer have a local branch..

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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

Environmental groups and The Scottish Greens have called on the UK Government to do more to tackle air pollution.

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Westerwood wins two awards

QHotels were delighted to award The Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort with the main award for ‘Spa of the Year’ for the second year running.

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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

At 90 per cent, Scotrail’s passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

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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

Delays to trains where a customer has taken ill and needs urgent medical treatment have been cut by 37 per cent due to a new partnership between the ScotRail Alliance and the Scottish Ambulance Service.

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Community banker Lynsey Haggarty

Lynsey is Kilsyth’s new community banker

RBS is seeking to lessen the impact of closing its Kilsyth branch by assigning a community banker to the town.

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More misery for train passengers this morning

More misery for train passengers this morning

After last night’s delays and cancellations to services there is further disruption for train passengers this morning.

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Hadlow Edwards, Wrexham .. Pictured is Natalie ,new advisor for Hadlow Edwards .

Kildrum’s Natalie spearheads Welsh finance firm’s expansion to Edinburgh

A young high-flying finance specialist from Kildrum has joined a North Wales firm as part of its ambitious expansion plans.

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North Sea cod stocks have now been declared sustainable a decade after coming close to collapse.

North Sea cod stocks declared sustainable

North Sea cod can now be bought “with a clear conscience”, according to a fisheries body, as stocks have now been declared sustainable.

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Motorway closure near Bonnybridge

Motorway closure near Bonnybridge

Motorists are being urged to find an alternative route after the M876 was closed southbound near Bonnybridge this morning.

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DM Design repeats top industry award

DM Design repeats top industry award

Cumbernauld-based DM Design has been named Scotland’s best bedroom company – for the second consecutive year.

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Fewer than half of local trains run on time

Fewer than half of local trains run on time

Figures published by Scotrail show that fewer than half the trains arriving at Cumbernauld Station do so on time.

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Cumbernauld building site manager adds to impressive awards collection

Cumbernauld building site manager adds to impressive awards collection

A local building site manager has once again landed a prestigious industry award.

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21-05-2017 Picture Roberto Cavieres. 
Cumbernauld Sailing Club, Fannyside Loch, Fannyside Rd, FK1 3DX. RYA Push the Boat Out Open Day with PALS group and others out on the water trying dinghies . Both Pals' childern and parents had a great day out. The club's satff with Joe Swierczek and and members made the preparations to receive the group. They sorted out the boats and the clothing gear for everybody. Then they were taken to the dock laden the kids on board and -away you go!!!. From the distance you can see how much the kids enjoyed the sailing, some of them could not hide their excitement. As if that was not enough then they went crazy splashing in the water. The clubs chairman is proud to show the  new certificate and flag of  Sailability.

Groups in Cumbernauld and Kilsyth benefit from lottery funding

The latest round of lottery grants has seen organisations in the Cumbernauld and Kilsyth area share around £80,000.

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McDonald demands action on cash retentions

McDonald demands action on cash retentions

Local MP Stuart McDonald wants the UK Government to find a way to resolve the impact of cash retentions on small construction firms.

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Advertisement for Ironbrew by Maas and Waldstein, c. 1889.

Made in the US from girders?

It is Scotland’s other national drink and made in Cumbernauld, but new research has found that iron brew drinks were first sold in the USA.

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Banton community pub plans welcomed by village residents

Banton community pub plans welcomed by village residents

Friday’s meeting to discuss the restoration of community facilities in Banton was well attended.

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A previous Jack and Jill Market

Market will help reduce cost of raising children

Cumbernauld’s first ever Jack and Jill Market will take place at the Westerwood Hotel on Sunday.

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What it takes to get to the top of the Rich List

What it takes to get to the top of the Rich List

Want to end up on the Sunday Times Rich List?

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Have you got any paper fivers left?

Last day to spend your old Bank of England paper fivers

People have until midnight tonight (Friday) to spend their old paper Bank of England fivers before they lose their legal tender status.

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