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Grant funding scam warning

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Councillor Michael McPake is pictured at one of the car seat safety events with, from left, Caroline Hay from Good Egg Safety and Frances Adams, the council's Safe & Sustainable Travel Officer.

Concern over number of child car seats incorrectly fitted

Transport
Wee Jimmy Krankie will be in Kilsyth on Monday

Homecoming for entertainment legend

Health

Demand for new housing continues to grow across NL

Politics

Pipe band success at major championship

Education

Radical new plans revealed to turn Scotland smoke free by 2034

Politics

Alliance joy as LAP approves play funds

Politics
Fraser and Eilidh Simpson with First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

Cumbernauld teens teach First Minister how to save lives

Health
Councillor Paddy Hogg

NLC councillor quits ‘toxic’ SNP

Politics

Concern over number of child car seats incorrectly fitted

Transport

Waiting rooms upgraded prior to new trains entering service

Transport

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

Grant funding scam warning

Crime
Sammy went missing in 2016. Pictured: His sister Anne and Chief Inspector Brian Shaw

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

Pipe band success at major championship

Education
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
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

Watch US Grow opening new retail unit in the town centre

Business
People's Postcode Lottery ambasssador Danyl Johnson

Cumbernauld postcodes get lucky twice in the space of a week

Business

Restrictions at Antonine car park from July

Business

Demand for new housing continues to grow across NL

Politics
Ministers unveiled the plans to make Scotland smoke-free by 2034. Picture: Toby Williams

Radical new plans revealed to turn Scotland smoke free by 2034

Politics
Rennie Road in Kilsyth

Alliance joy as LAP approves play funds

Politics
Councillor Paddy Hogg

NLC councillor quits ‘toxic’ SNP

Politics
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
Ann Sweeney (right) and her friend Suzy Smillie with Outlander star Sam Heughan

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

Homecoming for entertainment legend

Health
Ministers unveiled the plans to make Scotland smoke-free by 2034. Picture: Toby Williams

Radical new plans revealed to turn Scotland smoke free by 2034

Politics
Fraser and Eilidh Simpson with First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

Cumbernauld teens teach First Minister how to save lives

Health
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
Rita Hutson

Rita passes away after short illness

Health