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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.

Business
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?

Business
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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Gathering for International Workers Memorial Day 2017 at Summerlee Museum

Remember the dead, fight for the living

Politicians, workers and activists from across North Lanarkshire came together to commemorate International Workers’ Memorial Day.

Business
Have you got any paper fivers left?

Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

People have just a week left to spend or bank the 155 million paper Bank of England fivers still in circulation before they lose their legal tender status.

Business
Photo courtesy Stuart Nicol

High tech centre secures Cumbernauld’s place at vanguard of energy industry

A new multimillion pound facility which has just opened will help enhance Cumbernauld’s reputation as an important hub for the energy industry.

Business
Satnam Ner with Grahame Smith. Fraser Band photography.

STUC elects its first Black President

At the 120th Congress in Aviemore, the STUC elected Satnam Ner from Prospect trade union as President. Satnam Ner, a Radiochemistry Manager at Babcock International Group and a long-serving member of the STUC Black Workers’ Committee and the General Council, will be the first Black President of the STUC.

Politics 2
Woolworths could be set for a return?

Woolworths set for shock return to the high street

Collapsed retailer Woolworths could be set to make a surprise return to the high street, according to reports.

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New Lanark World Heritage Village.

Lanarkshire sets out its tourism stall

New Lanark World Heritage Site, VisitLanarkshire and The Alona Hotel will be marketing Lanarkshire at a major travel trade event next week.

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Union to ballot local authority workers

Union to ballot local authority workers

UNISON members have instructed their trade union to ballot 70,000 local government members across every local authority in Scotland on industrial action.

Business
Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Drivers have been warned to expect “significant delays” over Easter with more than 20 million cars expected on the roads between Maundy Thursday and Easter Monday.

Transport
Roadworks roundup

Roadworks roundup

There will roadworks at Glen Fyne Road in Craigmarloch on Sunday, April 16 from 8am until 6pm.

Transport
Train services to be cancelled during Easter

Train services to be cancelled during Easter

Train services through Falkirk Grahamston are to be cancelled for a full day over the Easter weekend to strengthen a road bridge.

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More roadworks in central Cumbernauld

More roadworks in central Cumbernauld

There will be a temporary closure of the A8011 southbound slip road to B8054 Lyle Brae, from 8am to 5pm on Sunday, April 30. This is to allow the installation of new LED lighting.

Transport 1
Fears played down as Pilkington sold

Fears played down as Pilkington sold

The union GMB has said 92 workers at Pilkington Glass in Cumbernauld could lose their jobs, after bosses decided to sell the factory to a rival firm.

Business
Muirhead Co-op reopens tomorrow after refurb

Muirhead Co-op reopens tomorrow after refurb

The Co-op in Muirhead reopens tomorrow following a £765,000 makeover.

Business
Hamcap and council blamed while no solution in sight for Cumbernauld bus station revamp

Hamcap and council blamed while no solution in sight for Cumbernauld bus station revamp

A meeting held on Monday to discuss the future of the delayed bus station revamp in Cumbernauld has failed to find a solution.

Transport
Jobs optimism in Scotland falls to lowest in UK

Jobs optimism in Scotland falls to lowest in UK

Scottish employers plan to cut jobs in the second quarter of this year, according to a new survey by workforce experts ManpowerGroup.

Business
Asda is cutting prices at the pumps.

Asda cuts fuel prices by 2p per litre

Asda is cutting up to 2p per litre off fuel at its filling stations across the country.

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