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  1. Fond memories of city tramsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Evening Times

    In reply to Maureen Williamson of East Kilbride, adverts on trams and buses were very popular they were bright and cheerful and a good way to advertise as well as make extra money for the then Glasgow Corporation to help with the up-keep. Not every tram had adverts.

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  2. East Ren joins the green campaign for Earth Hour 2015Read the original story

    46 min ago | Glasgow South and East Wood Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Residents in East Renfrewshire are being encouraged to go lights out on March 28 in support of the World Wildlife Fund's Earth Hour.

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  3. Angus KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Angus Kennedy, who has died aged 71, was a police officer who became known btoy journalists throughout Scotland as the head of the former Strathclyde Police Press Office; he was the main spokesman for the force for many years. Joining the City of Glasgow Police in 1964, he was initially posted to G Division, Govan Police Office, before progressing through the ranks to reach the rank of superintendent in charge of the demanding environment of police and media relations.

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  4. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to meet parents who want to run their local Catholic schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    PARENTS from a closure-hit Catholic primary who want the school to be given to the community to run are to take their case to the First Minister. PARENTS from a closure-hit Catholic primary who want the school to be given to the community to run are to take their case to the First Minister.

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  5. Drygate poised for successful first yearRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    DRYGATE Brewing Company has revealed it is on track to turn over more than 700,000 in its first year of trading. DRYGATE Brewing Company has revealed it is on track to turn over more than 700,000 in its first year of trading.

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  6. The Diary: What the Glasgow patient with a bad memory was told he suffered fromRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Says Blair Miller in Clarkston: "A friend concerned about frequent memory lapses took his worries to his GP. His doctor told him the he was suffering from 'TMB'.

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  7. Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum, Jason Isbell Team for 'Skyville Live'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | RollingStone

    Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum and Jason Isbell are set to perform April 7th on the next edition of Skyville Live , which will stream exclusively online at SkyvilleLive.com . The innovative concert series debuted in January with a special show featuring Martina McBride, Gladys Knight and British R&B songstress Estelle.

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  8. Davis Cup in Glasgow - Can the US overturn Britain's home advantage?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Tennis Panorama

    GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - The pre-draw news conference was really a tale of two confident captains and cautious players, as the teams readied themselves for the Davis Cup World Group first round, as Great Britain plays host to the USA. British Team Captain Leon Smith did a lot of the talking, between dispensing with any discussion about the possible ramifications of Andy Murray 's support for the Scottish Referendum, Yes vote at the eleventh hour, preferring to concentrate on the tennis, but Courier was quick to acknowledge that they were aware of the situation.

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  9. City Council agrees to join new local government voluntary associationRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Aberdeen City Council

    The new local government representative body - a voluntary association of member councils - is also initially proposed to comprise Glasgow City Council, South Lanarkshire Council and Renfrewshire Council, which have yet to take their formal decisions to join. Glasgow City Council Executive Committee will make its decision on Thursday 05 March and South Lanarkshire Council Executive Committee on 11 March.

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  10. Harris hawks stolen during break-in at bird of prey sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ITV

    Police are studying CCTV footage in the hope of identifying who stole the two Harris Hawks from Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre. Staff at Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre discovered the break-in during a routine check on the birds on Tuesday morning.

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  11. CCTV issued over toddler assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BBC News

    Police have issued CCTV images of a woman they are looking for in connection with an assault on a toddler in Falkirk. Officers were alerted by diners at Pizza Hut in the town's Central Retail Park after the girl, who was about two years old, was shaken and dragged along the ground by the woman, thought to be her mother, on Friday 6 February.

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  12. Worker was crushed to death by road roller due to 'defect'...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    A SHERIFF has ruled that the death of workman David McClorey, 31, was caused because the reversing of the road roller was not conducted within "normal safe practices". A WORKMAN was crushed to death by a road roller as a result of a "defect" in working practices, a sheriff has ruled.

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  13. Sports Hotline: Never mind going after Simonsen ... SFA should be...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    GAVIN BERRY takes your calls as the Ibrox boardroom battles, Hampden chiefs and a rotten TV deal provide the hot topics. IF Cowdenbeath thought they got plenty of headlines last week after their 10-0 battering by Hearts then just wait until Saturday.

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  14. A View From The PastEvents of past years as chronicled through the county newspapersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Georgetown Times

    Eight thousand tons of food and clothing left Charleston Sunday on the British steamship St. Helena, the Georgia-Carolina relief ship destined to feed the hungry and clothe the naked in the war-devastated country of Belgium. The St. Helena is expected to arrive in Rotterdam in about three weeks.

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  15. Man grabs woman pushing pram by neckRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    A man who grabbed a woman by the neck while she was pushing her baby in a pram on a path in West Lothian is being sought by police. The 28-year-old woman was attacked on Tuesday at about 18:00 on a footpath between Lenzie Avenue and Carmondean Centre in Livingston.

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  16. All Scottish dogs to be microchippedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    All dogs in Scotland will need to be microchipped from April 2016 under a planned change in the law by the Scottish government. The government said that the move would be a "huge help" in reducing the number of lost and abandoned dogs in Scotland.

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  17. Traders knock back plans for Stirling Business Improvement DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Stirling traders have voted by a whisker against setting up a Business Improvement District - and the chance of a A 1.5million cash injection into the town. Of the 518 businesses eligible to vote, 217 did so - with 101 in favour and 107 against.

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  18. News analysis: Planners and politicians must genuinely listen to...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Even the designated name for an area including Garnethill, part of Woodlands and stretching into the city centre, is disputed It is one of the easiest words to use, but thousands of Glaswegians will recognise and can cite the examples where they have not been asked or when their views have been ignored. Though they have all been approved by planning officials and elected officials, public attitudes have been against the Buchanan Galleries steps being removed, against the development at Otago Lane in the west end, against development on the North Kelvin Meadow, against the many student flats developments, and that's all before we even mention the George Square debacle.

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  19. 'Unsafe practice' in workman deathRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Newsday

    A workman was crushed to death by a road-roller because safe working practices were not observed, a fatal accident inquiry has concluded. David McClorey died after being trapped between his digger and the roller as he worked on a new power line near Kinbuck, Stirlingshire, in April 2012.

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  20. Pair held over jewel raid releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BBC News

    A man and a woman who were detained in connection with an armed robbery at an Edinburgh jewellers have been released without charge. A 27-year-old man and a 31-year-old woman were held on Tuesday after a police operation at an address in Easter Drylaw.

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