Coatbridge, Scotland Newswire

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  1. Edward Reid: Mexican holiday is much-needed after manic month of MayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    THE voice of Monklands showbiz with his latest weekly column for Airdrie and Coatbridge Advertiser and www.dailyrecord.co.uk readers. But how I wish I was coatless when I popped out of a cake recently in my new baby pink suit jacket, which is now covered in black icing.

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  2. Monklands mum calls for answers after Higher maths test controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    PUPILS are still reeling in the aftermath of last week's tests with two petitions to question setters at the SQA gathering thousands of signatures. A MONKLANDS mum is calling for Higher maths pupils to be able to sit a new test paper after last week's exam caused controversy over its level of difficulty.

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  3. Kevin 'Gerbil' Carroll murder: Hitman gets lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    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. A HITMAN was today jailed for life after being convicted of murder of gangland figure Kevin "Gerbil" Carroll which a judge described as an "execution in a public car park".

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  4. Four branches of savings bank to close in LanarkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Evening Times

    THE UK'S last independent savings bank is to close four of its Lanarkshire branches with the loss of 20 jobs. Airdrie Savings Bank says it had been forced to "modernise and restructure" in the face of low interest rates and the rise in internet or telephone banking.

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  5. 'Fungus has started growing inside my body as house is so damp': Torment for Airdrie mumRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    A DISTRAUGHT Calderbank mum claims fungus growing inside her lungs has been caused by appalling long-term dampness issues at her home. Rachel Martin says MRI scans show fungus in her kitchen and bathroom has been detected in her lungs, causing blood clots.

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  6. Former president of Coatbridge flute band faces jail after being...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    JOHN Grimason carried out the offences in May last year and will return to Airdrie Sheriff Court next month for sentencing. THE former president of a Coatbridge flute band faces jail after being convicted of sexually assaulting two women following a social event at an Orange hall.

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  7. One of Scotland's latest independent banks in shock move to shut three branchesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    IT is the UK's last independent savings bank - a 180-year-old institution which "stuck to its knitting" through the financial crisis and appeared to weather the storm with ease. IT is the UK's last independent savings bank - a 180-year-old institution which \"stuck to its knitting\" through the financial crisis and appeared to weather the storm with ease.

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  8. Airdrie graveyard is running out of burial spaces after more than 150 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Record

    AN Airdrie graveyard has almost run out of burial space - with just a few new lairs still available and no capacity to extend. North Lanarkshire Council anticipate that by this summer St Joseph's Cemetery, which had its first intenment more than 150 years ago, will be completely full.

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  9. Stranraer's new signing Mark McGuigan follows in his father's footstepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Record

    Hairmyres man Mark McGuigan, right, has joined Stranraer from Albion Rovers, just like his dad Ian, left, did in 1978 The 26-year-old, from Hairmyres, won the League Two title with Albion Rovers earlier this month but will now be playing against the Coatbridge side in League One next season after penning a deal with the Blues. And the striker's career is mirroring that of his father Ian, who joined Stranraer from Albion Rovers in 1978 and went on to make 80 appearances during his four years at Stair Park.

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  10. 'We want people to be more involved and ask questions of their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Daily Record

    PHIL BOSWELL MP is getting used to life at Westminster - but when it comes to dividing his time, he is aiming to prioritise his constituency over the capital. The SNP parliamentarian for Coatbridge, Chryston & Bellshill spent last week at the House of Commons with his fellow members of the new intake of MPs, learning about all aspects of Parliamentary protocol ahead of business resuming in the chamber two days ago.

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  11. 'I was 14 when I last came here...it's like a rabbit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Daily Record

    NEIL GRAY'S last visit to the Houses of Parliament had been as a teenager on a school tour; but now he is learning his way around the Westminster "rabbit warren" as one of its new intake of MPs. The former constituency assistant to MSP counterpart Alex Neil said: "I've been learning so far to find my way about the House of Commons; it's like a rabbit warren, and is a huge building.

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  12. Scottish Cup: Aberdeenshire in cruise controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Sunday Herald

    ABERDEENSHIRE cruised into the second round of the Scottish Cup with an easy win over West of Scotland at Hamilton Crescent, writes William Dick. ABERDEENSHIRE cruised into the second round of the Scottish Cup with an easy win over West of Scotland at Hamilton Crescent, writes William Dick.

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  13. 'Gerbil' trial told of phone linkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | BBC News

    The Kevin "Gerbil" Carroll murder trial has heard a phone thought by police to belong to the accused has been near the scene of the shooting. The High Court in Glasgow heard that records showed the phone to be near the Asda carpark in Robrosyton in Glasgow.

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  14. Edward Reid: Embracing my 'silver fox' look as I count down to birthday milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Daily Record

    THE voice of Monklands showbiz with his latest weekly column for Airdrie and Coatbridge Advertiser and www.dailyrecord.co.uk readers. Philip Schofield stopped us talking about the weather a few years ago when he decided to ditch the dye - and suddenly became a sex symbol for housewives across the nation.

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  15. Historic Airdrie church hosts special mass to celebrate 175th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Daily Record

    A special Mass brought hundreds of well-wishers to the Hallcraig Street building in Airdrie as current parish priest Father Raymond Breslin invited Bishop Mario Conti to lead proceedings. Former priests came together to share memories of their time at the famous old parish, which first opened its doors on Christmas Day in 1839.

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  16. Meet the two sets of Plains siblings who got married in double wedding ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Daily Record

    NORMALLY when your brother or sister is by your side on your wedding day it is as a bridesmaid or best man. But it was taken to a whole new level when brothers Garry and Graeme Geddes married sisters Lauren and Cheryl Rea in a double wedding last week.

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  17. Parliament has its youngest MP in centuries after the SNP's Mhairi Black was officially sworn in.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Wiltshire Times

    The 20-year-old, who is studying politics, opted to affirm as she joined others in completing the swearing-in process ahead of next Wednesday's State Opening of Parliament. Ms Black's SNP colleagues Ian Blackford and Angela Crawley completed the formalities before she arrived at the despatch box.

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  18. Gartcairn Juniors could be forced to groundshare for debut seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Daily Record

    THE club, who will find out next month if they are to be admitted to the SJFA's West Region, are considering their options. GARTCAIRN Juniors could be forced to play their inaugural season at a temporary venue - as their current home may not be big enough.

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  19. 'Gerbil' trial told of 'gunmen's car'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Newsday

    The Kevin "Gerbil" Carroll murder trial has heard how the car believed to have been used in his shooting was seen near where the murder weapon was found. CCTV footage showing a black Volkswagen Golf in Coatbridge and at the Asda carpark in Robroyston where Mr Carroll was killed was shown to the jury.

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  20. DNA on bag containing gun 'matched accused'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Evening Times

    A DNA profile matching murder accused William Paterson was found on the handle of a bag that a gun was found in, a court has heard. A murder trial heard that the probability of it being anyone other than Paterson's is one in a billion.

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