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Ferry captain breaks his silence a decade after ship ran aground

A Cumbernauld man who was captain of a ferry which ran aground near Blackpool a decade ago has spoken of the frantic final hours on board for the first time.

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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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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.

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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.

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M74 will be linked to the M80

£190m road will link motorways

A £190 million roads’ programme to boost the regneration of Ravenscraig has been approved by the Glasgow City Region cabinet.

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There will be days without any service.

When can I get a train over Christmas and New Year?

ScotRail has released the Christmas and New Year schedule, with warnings that there will be no trains on certain days over the festive period.

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The minibus that was stolen from CACE last month, it has never been recovered

CACE fundraising to replace stolen bus

Cumbernauld Action Care for the Elderly (CACE) has launched a fundraising drive to replace its stolen minibus.

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The zebra crossing in Howe Road, Kilsyth

Call for 3D crossing to make road safer

Plea after complaints about drivers ignoring people trying to cross

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Despite the line passing next to Abronhill, train travellers have to travel to Cumbernauld station to board services

Is new station finally on track?

Long-awaited service for Abronhill could become reality 50 years on

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The digger tipped over as it was being loaded onto a trailer. Picture: Michael Gillen

Digger falls off trailer at Castlecary

A massive digger fell off a trailer on the M80 causing traffic disruption.

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Resurfacing works will begin on October 18 and will run for four nights.

Cumbernauld Village faces road closure due to work

Roadworks on Roadside in Cumbernauld Village will close a section of the road from Monday, October 2 until Friday, October 6 to allow for resurfacing work to be carried out.

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Have your say on buses

Have your say on buses

Cumbernauld and Kilsyth MSP Jamie Hepburn has urged his constituents to take part in a consultation over local bus services.

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Normal service resumed at Croy Station

Normal service resumed at Croy Station

Services are back to normal at Croy Station after a lorry smashed into a nearby bridge

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Moodiesburn road death triggers witness appeal

Moodiesburn road death triggers witness appeal

Police are appealing for information following a fatal road crash in Moodiesburn on Thursday, August 17.

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Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Expect disruption on the railways over the next four Sundays as improvement works take place to renew sections of track between Rutherglen and Jordanhill.

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Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

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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Police are appealing for information.

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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