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Thursday Aug 28 | Evening Times

Call for loch clean-up

A COUNCILLOR is calling for pollution in an artificial loch in Lanark- shire to be tackled as part of a Commonwealth Games legacy.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Sunday Herald

Cape hails Motherwell Bridge takeover for boosting its order book

CAPE plc has hailed the benefits of the 37.7 million takeover of Motherwell Bridge, describing it as an important part of the group's growth strategy.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Personal Finance, Pension

Evening Times

Fast-food chain lines up new jobs in Motherwell

AN American fast-food chain is to serve up dozens of new jobs and spark the start of a new evening economy for a popular shopping mall.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Life, Food, Fast Food,

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Evening Times

Gail's Gab: why I am going up the dancin' for Tommy's last date on his indyref tour

I frequented it in the 80s and all through the 90s. In 2000, I held one of my hen nights there and the then owner Jim Mortimer treated myself and 40 of my friends to a champagne reception in the piano bar.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Buteman Today

Ex-footballers' Bute walk raises hospice cash

Two former footballers have raised more than 12,000 for three hospice charities as a result of a weekend-long walk along the West Island Way round Bute.

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Scotsman.com

Jim Murphy: Negative campaigning kicking in

THERE'S less than a month until the referendum, and the postal votes are about to be sent out.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Sunday Herald

There must be a few non-Yes voters out there just as there are a few...

When this news was first relayed to me, I admit to being shocked, the monsignor being a husband, father, grandfather and, for all I know, great-grandfather.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Sunday Herald

Drive-through KFC to boost footfall at shopping centre

THE owner of Motherwell Shopping Centre has hailed the arrival of a drive-through KFC as a key development in its aim to attract evening footfall to the destination.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Cumbernauld Today

Heritage goes on display

Lanarkshire's crowd-pulling Local and Family History Show on Saturday will feature more than 50 exhibitors and a galaxy of high profile speakers, as well as free events for children.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Daily Record

Bobby Davro and Roy Walker to headline HaHa Hamilton comedy festival

Following a taster event last year, Hamilton's very own comedy festival returns bigger, better and with more belly laughs this October.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Motherwell Today

More ring joy for Reece and Sammy

Reece, of Forgewood Amateur Boxing Club, won a bronze medal in the flyweight division at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Daily Record

Glasgow 2014 boxing hero Reece McFadden proposes to girlfriend during romantic holiday

THE boxer stunned girlfriend Sammy Hilferty by presenting her with an engagement ring at a restaurant in Turkey on her 18th birthday.

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Evening Times

Stephen couldn't wait to join Avenue Q

Now, 24 years later, Stephen can delight in starring in Avenue Q, the Broadway award-winning puppet musical theatre show, the coming-of-age tale which satirises the issues and anxieties associated with entering adulthood.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Motherwell Today

Shadow of doubt over indy plans

Following last week's TV debate between former Chancellor Alistair Darling and First Minister Alex Salmon, Mrs Curran joined Uddingston and Bellshill MSP Michael McMahon on the campaign trail.

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Sunday Herald

Show's over

OUR tales of film star Lauren Bacall's visits to Scotland remind former STV reporter Bob Cuddihy of Lauren appearing on a Paul Coia show in Edinburgh alongside Lanarkshire singing duo Fran and Anna, who were determined to have their picture taken afterwards with the screen legend.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Newsday

Suicide rate falls by a fifth

He said: "Any suicide is a tragedy which has a devastating impact on family and friends left behind.

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Sunday Herald

Book row priest 'booby-trapped home' amid row about eviction

A Bishop has claimed a priest at the centre of a row with the Catholic Church booby-trapped his parish house.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Strathclyde County, Scotland, World News, Religion, Roman Catholic Church

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Motherwell Today

Black Friday protest held against school plans

Parents from Taylor High sent North Lanarkshire Council a clear message they are not going away in their fight to save the school.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

BBC News

State Hospital smoking ban upheld

A patient at the State Hospital at Carstairs who won a court ruling that a smoking ban at the facility breached his human rights has seen the decision overturned.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Bertha

Art Daily

Japan selected as fifth and final international site for innovative Scottish Ten

The Nagasaki Giant Cantilever Crane, constructed by the Motherwell Bridge Company, sits in the heart of Nagasaki Harbour.

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