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Cumbernauld postcodes get lucky twice in the space of a week

Business
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East MP Stuart McDonald has been acknowledged by civil society organisations Scottish Detainee Visitors, the Detention Forum, Detention Action, Glasgow Quakers, Justice & Peace Scotland and Global Justice Glasgow as a 'Detention Champion'

MP recognised for contribution to immigration detention reform

Politics
Some of the North Lanarkshire probationers (l-r): Caitlin Marsh (who did her probationer year at St Ignatius PS, Wishaw), Claire Friary (Coatbridge High School, Music), Sara MacCallum (Coatbridge High School, Drama), Lauren McCafferty (Glencairn PS) and Gordon Reid (Mossend PS).

New teachers are ready to start working

Education

Warm tributes paid to former South Queensferry and Kirkliston councillor who became city’s provost

Politics

SPT steps in to save bus service serving Monklands Hospital

Transport

Restrictions at Antonine car park from July

Business

Outlander fans find themselves on the set

Environment
Ethan Scott and his younger brother Jackson presnted a cheque for over �200 during SBH's recent Teddy Bears' Picnic. Pic:'Iain McLean

Young author raising cash for SBH Scotland

Health

SPT steps in to save bus service serving Monklands Hospital

Transport
Glasgow Fort

Dunn’s to introduce new route from the Village to the Fort

Transport
The lift bridge over the canal at Twechar has been shut since February

Motion in Parliament as MSP demands action on bridges

Transport
Warning signs that Wyndford Road is closed were first put up in 2011

Council finally admits Wyndford Road will never reopen

Transport

Failure of electricity supply leads to problems for train passengers

Transport

Family’s anguish over missing Sammy

Crime
Dennis Duffy

Police in year-long hunt for Cumbernauld man who breached license after leaving prison

Crime
Dow Waste Management Ltd, as it was then known, failed to  properly identified and described the nature of their waste in transfer notes

Waste management firm given £12k fine

Crime

Flashing pictures of your privates at other motorists is no “jolly jape”

Crime

New teachers are ready to start working

Education
Ex-Braidhurst High head teacher Derrick Hannan represents The Church fo Scotland on the Education Committee

Church praises council as ‘Club 365’ is launched

Education
Jamie Buttenshaw is nominated for The Games Making Award by BAFTA

Teenage games designer up for a BAFTA award

Education
Some of the New College Lanarkshire students volunteering at HebCelt

Perfect stage to help students’ careers

Education

Cumbernauld postcodes get lucky twice in the space of a week

Business

Restrictions at Antonine car park from July

Business
Kilsyth Thistle Pipe Band hopes a sponsor will come forward and kit them out with new uniforms

Band in need of new uniforms to survive

Business

MP recognised for contribution to immigration detention reform

Politics
George with wife Elizabeth

Warm tributes paid to former South Queensferry and Kirkliston councillor who became city’s provost

Politics
North Lanarkshire Council's head of housing solutions Stephen Llewellyn

Council looks to simplify its rent structure

Politics

Outlander fans find themselves on the set

Environment
Diane (far left) grew up in the town and is keen to show it off to international delegates, like those pictured in the town last year.

Outlander effect could just be for starters in tourism terms

Environment
Colin Smith returned home from holiday to find the new car park being installed outside his front door in Braehead Road, Kildrum

We should have been given more time to object

Environment

Young author raising cash for SBH Scotland

Health
Rita Hutson

Rita passes away after short illness

Health
MRRP clinical lead Dr Jim Ruddy (left) and project director Graeme Reid

Possible site for new hospital

Health
The Global Taekwon-Do Federation Scotland conditioning class at Raw Taekwondo in Westfield

After this challenge they’ll be a dirty dozen

Health
Stuart McDonald MP (centre) with 'Vision Express at Tesco' Cumbernauld optical assistants Ryan McGuckin (left) and Grant Hutchison. Pic: Mark Anderson/Vision Express

MP warns to beware ‘the silent thief of sight’

Health