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2 hrs ago | Milngavie Today

Meeting to combat flooding chaos in Bearsden

An independent Bearsden councillor is to hold a meeting this week about the problem of flooding in the Golf View areaof the town.

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

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Sunday Herald

Experts reveal faces of medieval people who were discovered during trams work

FORENSICS experts have revealed the face of a teenager who died in Leith some 600 years ago, with his remains found during work for the Edinburgh Trams.

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Related Topix: Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Science, Anthropology, Archaeology,

Falkirk Herald

Family killed in Polmont road crash named

Shauna Robb and Graham Lockhart from Bathgate were killed along with their two children Tyler David and 11-month-old Arianna Rose Sheryl when their Fiat car hit a lorry on the busy A801 near Polmont yesterday at around 2.20 p.m. Police said the car had veered into the oncoming lane before it hit the articulated lorry.

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Related Topix: Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom

Canada Online Explorer

Woman left sex toy in vagina for a decade

A Scottish woman who went to the hospital after a dramatic weight loss was found to have a sex toy in her vagina that she had put there 10 years before, a report in the Journal of Sexual Medicine says.

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Related Topix: Grampian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom,

The Daily Record

Bathgate dog owner launches campaign after horror attack on pet

A Bathgate woman has launched a petition to change the law after she and her dog were viciously attacked by an American Bulldog-type hound.

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Related Topix: Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom,

Fife Now

Proud Kirkcaldy family remember 'Scotland's Wonder Boy'

A big thank you for contributing... We really appreciate you taking the time to send your content...if it complements our coverage we'll use it in our website or in our newspaper.

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Congleton Guardian

The car collided with a lorry near Polmont in Scotland

A boy and a girl under the age of three were killed with their parents in a head-on collision between a car and a lorry.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Central County, Scotland

Brechin Today

Lodge marks 300th year

Pictured with the hairy book are, from left, Bro. Mike Guthrie , IPM John Jamieson, Bro.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Tayside County, Scotland

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Motherwell Today

Campaigners want village bus route restored

A campaign group trying to revitalise Newarthill has written to First Glasgow with three options to fully restore a bus service in the village.

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Related Topix: Strathclyde County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom

Buteman Today

New CalMac ferry to take part in Commonwealth Flotilla

The newest ship in the Caledonian MacBrayne fleet will take part in the Commonwealth Games Flotilla on the Clyde this Saturday - and The Buteman will be on board to capture the scenes from what promises to be a memorable day.

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Hampshire Chronicle

Gates opened for Games ceremony

Excitement is building in Glasgow as thousands of people arrive to take their seats for the opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, United Kingdom,

Newsday

Man jailed for bin lorry rampage

A man who went on the rampage in a stolen bin lorry, trying to ram police cars and crashing into a bridge, has been jailed for four months.

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

Forfar Today

Experiment to gauge towns' social connections

Voluntary Action Angus is gearing up to replicate a now famous social experiment to answer the question of "How connected are we?" The experiments will take place in Kirriemuir and Brechin during August and will follow the concept of six degrees of separation, which originated from Stanley Milgram's 'small world experiment' in 1967 that tracked ... (more)

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Evening Times

Two men have lucky escape after fire breaks out in shed in Cleland

Crews from Motherwell Station were called to the "well-developed" blaze in Biggar Road, in Cleland, shortly after 6am today.

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Kidderminster Shuttle

Former Local Lad Picked to Guard Commonwealth Baton

A FORMER Wolverley CE Secondary School pupil is guarding the Queen's Baton on its relay around Scotland as part of this year's Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Worcestershire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Shropshire County, England, Strathclyde County, Scotland

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

Scotland Touts Steel Steeds

Standing nearly 100 feet tall and weighing 300 tons a piece, "The Kelpies" are one of the largest equine sculptures in the world and are the largest public artworks in Scotland.

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Related Topix: Horse, Pets, World News, United Kingdom, Central County, Scotland

Scotsman.com

Extending and developing Scotland's rail network

Over the past 30 years, Scotland has been the trailblazer for re-opening railways in response to growing gridlock on the British road network.

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Related Topix: Fife County, Scotland, Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland,

The Independent

Deadly Asian Hornet 'seen in Scotland,' builders claim, yet not is all as seems

Defra believes otherwise as not one official sighting of the Asian Hornet has been verified in the UK Workmen in Fife were shocked discover what they say was an insect "two to three inches long" with a 6mm-long sting "the length of a needle."

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Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Fife County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Central County, Scotland,

BBC News

Glasgow's winding river of fortunes

The best way to see the city of Glasgow is from the River Clyde. From here, there are two Glasgows that stare back at you.

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

Falkirk Herald

Fire at Dunipace takeaway disrupts traffic

A fire at a takeaway restaurant in Dunipace led to the temporary closure of a busy main street this afternoon.

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