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  1. Find out what a new community hub will mean for youRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Kirkintilloch 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. People are being offered the chance to find out more about plans for a new Lennoxtown Community Hub - which will include information on the variety of services and facilities which will be available when it is completed in January next year.

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  2. Ceremony in tribute to tragic workersRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Milngavie 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. All those who have died in the course of their work have been remembered in a special ceremony as part of a worldwide event.

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  3. Don't stall if you have a brilliant ideaRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Kirkintilloch 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. Time is running out for individuals and community groups to come forward with fresh ideas for under-used spaces in and around town centres.

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  4. Have your say about communityRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Milngavie 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 are invited to go along to Bearsden West Community Council's AGM on Wednesday, May 27 at 7.30pm in Westerton Hall, Maxwell Avenue.

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  5. Fury at mess left by travellersRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Milngavie 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. Bearsden residents are angry about the terrible mess that's been left behind by a group of travelling people on council-owned land.

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  6. John takes his place at WestminsterRead the original story

    Friday | Milngavie 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 SNP's John Nicolson became East Dunbartonshire's new MP earlier this month - one of 56 nationalists to be elected.

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  7. Former Lib Dem MP Jo 'could try Holyrood' - RennieRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Kirkintilloch Today

    SCOTTISH Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie has urged former party heavyweights, including Jo Swinson, who lost their seats at Westminster, to stand for Holyrood. East Dunbartonshire's former MP Jo, who was also Lib Dem Business and Equalities Minister, Lib Dem leader Charles Kennedy, ex-chief secretary to the treasury Danny Alexander and former Scottish secretary Michael Moore were voted out of Westminster amid an SNP landslide at the general election.

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  8. cops in A 20,000 drugs raidRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Kirkintilloch Today

    Police arrested eight people and seized more than 20,000 worth of drugs in a major raid across East Dunbartonshire. Drugs seized at addresses at Scott Wynd, Rose Street, Newdyke Road and Waterside Road in Kirkintilloch and Stoneyetts in Lenzie ranged from cannabis to heroin.

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  9. Remembering tragic loss of workers' livesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Kirkintilloch Today

    All those who have died in the course of their work have been remembered in a special ceremony as part of a worldwide event. Employees and elected members from East Dunbartonshire Council joined trade union colleagues and community planning partners and residents to mark International Workers' Memorial Day recently.

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  10. Anger over prospect of housing on golf courseRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Milngavie Today

    Residents have slammed a council proposal which would allow housing to be built on land owned by Bearsden Golf Club. The site is included in East Dunbartonshire Council's proposed Local Development Plan for housing, which is currently out for consultation until May 27. Locals have discovered that a developer has expressed an interest in building 40 houses on the land, which is currently greenbelt.

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  11. Apprentice Week calls for more to sign upRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Milngavie Today

    A group of young people are celebrating their success thanks to an apprenticeship scheme and are calling for others to give it a try. East Dunbartonshire Council have a team of 19 modern apprentices working in various departments and a new wave of recruits are being sought for the third phase of the programme.

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  12. SNP MPs take oath 'Scottish style'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | BBC News

    Scotland's new SNP MPs have sworn allegiance to the Queen during the traditional oath taking ceremony at the House of Commons. There are 50 new nationalist members at Westminster, joining six SNP MPs who were re-elected from the 2010 intake.

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  13. Scots house prices up 11% rise ahead of taxRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Scotsman.com

    HOUSE prices in Scotland have risen at twice the rate in England and Wales over the past year, new figures show. The average price paid for a home soared by 11.2 per cent in 12 months to hit A 178,930 in March.

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  14. Seven facts about the SNP's new MPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Newsday

    With 49 SNP MPs being sworn into the House of Commons for the first time, what do we know about the class of 2015? Here are seven facts..... Mhairi Black is the youngest SNP MP and Marion Fellows is the oldest of the new nationalist intake The eldest of the new SNP MPs is old enough to collect her bus pass, the youngest is still to sit her final university exams. The full range of the age spectrum is represented on the SNP bench with Marion Fellows in her 70s, and Mhairi Black - aged 20. The Paisley and Renfrewshire South MP is the youngest since 1667.

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  15. Have your say on new school designRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Kirkintilloch 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. An outline design for a new primary school in Kirkintilloch is being unveiled - and you can have your say on the new development.

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  16. New school plans unveiledRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Kirkintilloch Today

    Plans for a new primary school have been lodged with East Dunbartonshire Council and members of the public can have their say. The new school will be built on the site of the existing Lenzie Moss Primary, which will also replace the current Lenzie Primary.

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  17. Duncan Hames ponders his future after 'punishing' election defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Wiltshire Times

    ... at the election count at the Olympiad in Chippenham as his wife Jo Swinson was voted out in East Dunbartonshire, Scotland, coming second to the SNP. Mr Hames, a qualified accountant, said: "I was sad for her because I knew how hard she worked. When ...

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  18. Schools nominated for the education 'Oscars'Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Kirkintilloch 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. Paul McKeever, head teacher at Stepps Primary, has been shortlisted for the prestigious Headteacher of the Year Award.

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  19. Free gig to jazz up hallRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Kirkintilloch 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. Campsie Mayfest is offering a jazzy show to 'get you into the groove' with band Factor Forte on May 16. The line-up is Carol McElhill on lead vocal, Anne Glover and Alison Jones on backing vocals.

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  20. Parents' warning to politicians: "You ignore us at your peril"Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Milngavie Today

    Parents trying to save St Joseph's Primary School from closure claim that politicians risk getting voted out if they continue to ignore their plea. East Dunbartonshire Council wants to merge St Joseph's Primary School in Milngavie with St Andrew's Primary School, in the neighbouring town of Bearsden.

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