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  1. Sturgeon tops Scots Google searches for leadersRead the original story

    4 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. In the UK as a whole, Conservative leader David Cameron topped the list as the most Googled leader in 237 constituencies.

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  2. General Election 2015: Coatbridge, Chryston & Bellshill candidates make their case for your voteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Scotland had one foodbank when Labour left office; now, after eight years of SNP government and five of David Cameron, we have 48. Not a penny was allocated by the Scottish Government to Coatbridge. Only a Labour government can reverse Tory cuts for the sick and disabled, freeze energy charges, save the NHS from privatisation in Scotland, abolish zero-hours contracts, reassure pensioners and give hope to youngsters.

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  3. General Election 2015: Airdrie & Coatbridge Advertiser View ahead of polling dayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    AND so this politically-charged nation prepares to go to the polls for an election in which not even the experts can predict the outcome. The time for talking is almost over.

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  4. Sports Hotline: Neil Doncaster and Co. need to SCRAP the play-offs...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    THE clamour for a bigger top flight continued as GAVIN BERRY took the calls from fans who think it would only benefit the game. THE battle for a place in the Premiership kicks off this weekend with the first of the nerve-shredding play-off ties.

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  5. Gordon Brown hits campaign trail in North LanarkshireRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | Stornoway 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. The former Prime Minister is stepping down as an MP in Fife, but is still very much a political heavyweight.

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  6. SNP's Nicola rides into townRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | Motherwell 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. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was in the picture as she took a selfie with Central Scotland MSP Richard Lyle and his family.

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  7. Today's cricket prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Sunday Herald

    AYR launch the defence of their Western Union title when they host East Kilbride at Cambusdoon this afternoon. The Alloway side became champions against the odds last term but are well aware of the expectations and challenges that go with their new-found status: theirs will be a prize scalp this season and Andi McElnea, the captain, is looking for his players to raise their game a further notch this time around.

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  8. Moira Anderson: Fresh search in bid to find remains of missing Coatbridge schoolgirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Daily Record

    FRANK Mulholland QC confirmed that a soil expert would focus on an area near the A8 known as Dick's Pond during a visit to Airdrie last week. SANDRA BROWN, the woman behind the Moira Anderson Foundation, has told of her shock at the news a fresh search for the missing Coatbridge schoolgirl has been green-lit - and hopes it will finally lead to "closure" for Moira's family.

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  9. Brave Airdrie schoolgirl raises thousands of pounds for charity after alopecia diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Daily Record

    SOPHIE Penman has lost her hair as a result of the cruel condition but the St Margaret's High pupil is desperate to help others. A BRAVE Airdrie teenager who lost her hair to a cruel condition has raised a whopping four-figure sum to help others in the same situation.

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  10. Edward Reid: I prefer my childhood compared to being a teenager nowadaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Daily Record

    THE voice of Monklands showbiz with his latest weekly column for Airdrie and Coatbridge Advertiser and www.dailyrecord.co.uk readers. YOUNG girls are evolving at a much more rapid pace these days and I'm so glad I don't have to run with them.

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  11. East Stirling v Albion Rovers: League Two champions aiming to finish in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Daily Record

    The Coatbridge club set their sights on promotion before a ball was kicked in anger following Darren Young's appointment as player/manager. And back in August, former Partick Thistle striker McGuigan revealed that he had "no qualms" on going public with his view that Rovers had a squad good enough to go up.

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  12. Splits as Labour councillors refuse cash donation to MPs' campaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Sunday Herald

    LABOUR MPs fighting for their political survival in a traditional party heartland have been denied financial backing by colleagues on the council. LABOUR MPs fighting for their political survival in a traditional party heartland have been denied financial backing by colleagues on the council.

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  13. General Election 2015: Tom Clarke hopes Coatbridge, Chryston & Bellshill voters stick with LabourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Daily Record

    TOM CLARKE is spending the afternoon working through a series of constituency engagements across Coatbridge as he conducts his ninth election campaign in the town. He speaks of "unfinished business" and how his work on issues such as disability and poverty, plus a recent trip to Malawi, "have inspired me to work even harder".

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  14. General Election 2015: Phil Boswell eyeing SNP victory in Coatbridge, Chryston & BellshillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Daily Record

    IT'S a busy morning at the SNP's hub in Main Street, Coatbridge, where Phil Boswell and a large team of activists are planning the weekend's campaign activities. Passing voters pop in for posters, stickers and chat, while constituency maps on the wall plot the delivery schedule of 50,000 leaflets and the party candidate praises the energy and enthusiasm on show as "staggering".

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  15. Coatbridge parents relief as stranded son is safe following Nepal earthquake dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Daily Record

    JOSEPH Feeney was just two days into a week-long trek on the Annapurna mountain range when the 7.8 magnitude quake struck on Saturday morning. THE parents of a young Coatbridge man left stranded in Nepal after the massive earthquake have spoken of their relief that their son is safe and well.

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  16. Constituency profile: Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Sunday Herald

    Five years later, the Labour veteran increased his share of the vote, with two out of every three ballots cast in his name. On paper at least, seats don't come much safer than Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill for Labour.

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  17. Bargeddie residents fighting to give village football clubs a permanent homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Daily Record

    ORGANISERS have won the support of local people as they look for facilities to be re-opened which would benefit several teams. A PETITION has gathered more than 600 signatures as a close-knit Monklands community rally round to give their football clubs a proper home.

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  18. Volleyball legend Barry Robertson retires at 60 with 100% record against Auld EnemyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Daily Record

    GLASGOW Mets legend Barry Robertson was 16 when he took up volleyball. Now he's retired at the age of 60, having been capped for Scotland 75 times and score 1005 record against the Auld Enemy with 14 victories in 14 matches.

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  19. Albion Rovers player-manager Darren Young joins his old neighbour...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | The Daily Record

    YOUNG, who has guided the Coatbridge club to the League Two title, spends his weekdays selling houses and understands the pressures of part-time football. But - even though its residents didn't know it at the time - it would be rich in title success in years to come.

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  20. Scots climber caught up in Nepal earthquake horror tells how mountain ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | The Daily Record

    JAMES Grieve from Kinross became trapped with a party of four others from the UK who were on a Help for Heroes climb after the huge quake which has killed 2000 in Nepal. SCOTS climber James Grieve is trapped 19,500ft up Mount Everest after he was caught up in an avalanche triggered by the deadly earthquake in Nepal .

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