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  1. Camelon hospital built to fight fever epidemicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Falkirk Herald

    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. It was erected by "John Abercrombie, Builder, Camelon, in memory of his beloved wife Janet Burns died 8th March 1896, aged 60 years.

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  2. Avonbridge - scene of my summer of discontentRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Falkirk Herald

    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. When I was 16 my father thought it a good idea if I had a summer job and so I spent two weeks - that's all I survived - working as a farm hand in Avonbridge.

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  3. Birthday plans on hold until after Slamannan's Robin votesRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Falkirk Herald

    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. Celebrations will be put on hold for Robin Tate until after she goes to cast her vote at the polling station.

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  4. Falkirk High station car park expansion plan decision expected soonRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Falkirk Herald

    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. Falkirk Council expects to find out within weeks whether a long-planned car park extension at Falkirk High station can finally proceed.

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  5. Former Falkirk winger's 'belle of the ball'Read the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | Falkirk Herald

    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 former Falkirk footballer said his wife of 50 years was the "belle of the ball" the first time he laid eyes on her.

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  6. Golden years for Tom and LillyRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Linlithgow 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. A former Scottish Junior Cup winner with Linlithgow Rose footballer said his wife of 50 years was the "belle of the ball" the first time he laid eyes on her.

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  7. Stirling School Pupil Wins Union's 'Design a Front Cover' CompetitionRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Over 60 entries received from schools across Scotland A primary three pupil from Stirling scooped first prize in an NFU Scotland-run competition to design the front cover of its membership magazine. The runners-up came from Sanday in Orkney and Slamannan near Falkirk In early September, a competition was launched for primary 1 to 3 pupils to design a front cover for the December edition of the Scottish Farming Leader, which goes to 9,500 Union members and industry stakeholders.

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  8. Centre provides vital support to thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    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 small group of knitters who have all been affected by cancer have raised over 8000 for Falkirk's new Maggie's Centre just by selling scarves.

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  9. Commuters face wait for new Falkirk High car parkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    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. Additional car parking is planned for Falkirk High station - but it won't be built until funding can be secured Fed-up commuters who struggle to park at Falkirk High face a wait until more spaces are built at the busy mainline railway station.

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  10. Remember the Falkirk men who will never grow oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    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 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One obviously lends a very special significance to next week's Armistice Day commemorations.

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  11. Slamannan church rolls out servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    A congregation is rolling out its Sunday services in a bowling club while renovations are carried out to its church's building. The members of Slammannan Parish Church have moved temporarily into the village's bowling club to allow a six-figure refurbishment of their old building, which proudly sits atop a large mound in the village, to go ahead And while the work is being carried out the congregation are gathering in Slamannan Bowling Club as a temporary place of worship for the next 11 months or so.

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  12. Fighting fever at Falkirk's Lochgreen HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    In 1947 my six-year-old brother was diagnosed with diphtheria and whipped away up the hill to what was then the burgh or 'high' hospital at the top of Slamannan Road. Although vaccination for this dangerous, infectious disease had been introduced in 1940, there were still many cases and Falkirk sufferers spent many weeks away from home and school in case they spread the infection.

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