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Be responsible when it comes to alcohol

Asda Cumbernauld and Drinkaware, the UK’s leading alcohol education charity, worked together on Friday to provide free information and advice on alcohol to the local community.

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Border Air gets new owner

Border Air gets new owner

Aviation specialist Cloud Global Group has announced the acquisition of Cumbernauld-based Border Air Training.

Business
Police Scotland.

Travel with caution advice for drivers

Drivers across Scotland are advised to travel with extra caution, as the latest weather warnings for the country are announced.

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JJ McNair secures ball for Cumbernauld during their match at Clydebank (pic by Charlie Kearton)

Rugby: Cumbernauld narrowly beaten by Bankies

Cumbernauld went down 25-17 to Clydebank in their first BT West Division 2 fixture of the new year.

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Holly McArthur

Kilsyth athlete Holly earns international call up for Madrid

Kilsyth athlete Holly McArthur has been called up to represent Great Britain at an international indoor event in Spain later this month.

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Danny Lennon saw his side lost to Stenhousemuir on Saturday.

Clyde boss wants leaders to stand up for Clyde

Leadership and bravery are the qualities required to get Clyde moving up the League 2 table, according to Bully Wee boss Danny Lennon.

Football
Police advise drivers to avoid travelling tonight in southern and central Scotland

Police advise drivers to avoid travelling tonight in southern and central Scotland

Police Scotland is advising drivers in much of the southern and central belt areas to avoid travelling on the roads tonight, following a warning by the Met Office of severe weather between 9pm tonight and 5am tomorrow.

Transport
CACE nears target to replace minibus that was stolen

CACE nears target to replace minibus that was stolen

Cumbernauld Action Care for the Elderly (CACE) received a boost as it tries to raise £30,000 to replace the minibus that was stolen in September.

Transport
Alan Muir with a  copy of the playbill from the night Muhammad Ali  boxed in Paisley, a time when most people still called him Cassius Clay despite his conversion to Islam. Also on the card was the legendary Walter McGowan. Pic: Robert Perry

Alan had the ‘Great’ idea for new Ali play

A controversial visit by boxing icon Muhammad Ali to Scotland at the height of his fame has inspired a new comedy drama.

Theatre and Comedy
Westerwood Community Council chairman Tom Law (left) and vice-chairman Bill Crosson

Time for residents to come together

Community council to hold first meeting after years of abeyance

Politics
Croy Quarry - Copyright Texas Radio and The Big Beat and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Quarry falls silent

Croy Quarry fell silent for the final time on Hogmanay as over a century of works came to an end.

Business
Weather warning has been upgraded across Central Scotland

Weather warning has been upgraded across Central Scotland

Travellers are being warned of a high risk of disruption, after the Met Office upgraded its weather warning for parts of south west and central Scotland.

Environment
Clyde couldn't find a way through the Stenhousemuir defence

Clyde 0 Stenhousemuir 3: more misery for Bully Wee

Clyde endured another miserable Broadwood outing on Saturday, going down 3-0 to a rampant Stenhousemuir in League 2.

Football
Stop being a stick in the mud...and get down and dirty in it when Tough Mudder returns to Drumlanrig Castle on June 16 and June 17 this year. (Pic: Robert Perry)

Make Scottish charities your New Year resolution

Losing weight, getting in shape, finally packing in the fags. All very worthwhile resolutions to make and keep this year.

Lifestyle
It was a frustrating afternoon for Craig Murray and Cumbernauld Colts

Cumbernauld Colts left with nothing to show from Stirling effort

Cumbernauld Colts were beaten 2-0 in their Lowland League clash against University of Stirling on Saturday.

Football
Scott Davidsons goal wasnt enough to save Kilsyth from defeat.

Rangers are dumped by Darvel as they slide closer to drop zone

Kilsyth Rangers slipped perilously close to the relegation zone after going down a late goal against Darvel in a Super League First Division clash at Duncansfield on Saturday.

Football
Tale of missing Barrhead man has happy ending

Tale of missing Barrhead man has happy ending

A family’s agony has turned to intense relief after a missing man from Barrhead turned up after going missing on a holiday in the Canary Islands.

Environment
David Goodwillie celebrates his goal at Elgin, but it wasn't enough for Clyde (pic by Robert W Crombie).

Clyde boss Lennon looks for positive response against Stenhousemuir

Clyde boss Danny Lennon believes there are still positives to be taken from his side’s disappointing defeat at Elgin on Saturday.

Football
Two veterans who took part in a previous tour - now free trips are being offered to all World War Two veterans.

World War Two veterans offered free tours to pay respects to fallen comrades

The travel arm of the Royal British Legion is on a mission to find all surviving veterans of World War Two.

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Zara (11) and Mekaal (9) Rahim on Antarctica

Siblings aiming to finish a marathon on all seven continents

Two children who spend their summers in Cumbernauld have broken the record for the youngest male and female in the world to complete a full marathon in Antarctica.

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