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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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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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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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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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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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Motorway slip road closed this weekend to allow resurfacing on A73

Motorway slip road closed this weekend to allow resurfacing on A73

The southbound off-slip of the M80 at Auchenkilns (Junction 5) will be closed over the weekend to enable North Lanarkshire Council to carry out resurfacing on the adjoining A73.

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Photo by White House Studios 2017.

Opening date confirmed for Queensferry Crossing

The date has been revealed when the Queensferry Crossing will open to traffic.

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Coastguard helicopters and Portpatrick Lifeboat, pictured above at an event last year, were both involved in the search.

Police name men killed in speedboat tragedy

Police Scotland have named the two men whose bodies were recovered from the Irish Sea following a major search over the weekend.

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Four weekends of disruption on Lanarkshire trains

Four weekends of disruption on Lanarkshire trains

There will be more disruption for train passengers in Lanarkshire over the next four weekends as improvement work continues on the railways.

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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.

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Roadworks roundup

Roadworks roundup

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

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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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Motherwell station will be getting a new signalling system

Train disruption over Easter weekend as improvements are carried out

Lanarkshire trains will be disrupted over the Easter weekend as Network Rail carries out improvements.

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North Lanarkshire pilot uses lasers to track vehicles’ emissions

North Lanarkshire pilot uses lasers to track vehicles’ emissions

Drivers in North Lanarkshire will have their emissions tracked in the first use of laser-based roadside technology in Scotland.

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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.

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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.

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Action from an Old Firm meeting earlier this season

Plan ahead if you are heading to Old Firm game

Greater Glasgow’s police chief has warned supporters they could face travel disruption ahead of this Sunday’s Scottish Premiership fixture between Celtic and Rangers.

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M80 roadworks next week

M80 roadworks next week

Essential roadworks will require part of the M80 to be closed on Monday night.

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The M80 at Castlecary soon after the road reopened

Traffic flowing again following M80 closure

The Cumbernauld and Kilsyth is the area of North Lanarkshire worst affected by the snows of Storm Doris.

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