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

    Tuesday Apr 21 | 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. Falkirk's WW1 Victoria Cross heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    To fight in what is one of the worst conflicts in human history is bravery in itself - to survive it with the highest military honour shows courage on another level. The Victoria Cross was awarded 628 times during the First World War - one person receiving it twice - with two of the recipients from the Falkirk area.

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  11. Looks like sludge spreading is here to stay in rural FalkirkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    Sewage is something people in a civilised society don't like to think about and is left for other people to deal with without a further thought. That is until it starts to affect our day-to-day lives and then complaints are made to authorities about smells in our communities.

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  12. Slamannan man wants his ramp backRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    Sammy McLeod , who suffers from peripheral neuropathy, a degenerative disorder which affects his movement, moved into his home over a decade ago as his condition started to deteriorate. He said: "I moved here because my family live next door and my mother, who is 82, is my main carer."

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  13. Road running Falkirk gran wins 10K in record timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    Road running gran Fiona Matheson became a record breaker when she won a Glasgow 10K event organised by Women's Running magazine. The 53-year-old crossed the line in 35 minutes and 39 seconds - the best time from the the six of the seven races in the series held so far.

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  14. Great time for Roman around Falkirk's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    By the time you read this Big Roman Week, the annual celebration of our Roman heritage, will be well underway. I was brought up in Watling Drive in Camelon next to Wall Street, but I had no idea why they had these names or why the pub on the main street was called the Roman Bar.

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