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

    Wednesday Sep 24 | 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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  2. Slamannan man wants his ramp backRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | 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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  3. Road running Falkirk gran wins 10K in record timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | 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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  4. Great time for Roman around Falkirk's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | 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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  5. Braes residents calling for ban on human slurry spreadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    Steps are being taken to try to improve control of slurry spreading which sees rural communities plagued by horrendous smells every year. Last week, Falkirk East MSP Angus MacDonald hosted a meeting in Slamannan with enforcement agencies and residents to address public concerns about the spreading of human waste in fields each year.

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  6. Everton keep 100 year promise to pay tribute to tragic Scots footballer Sandy YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | The Daily Record

    YOUNG left Everton for Australia a century ago but, after a sad sequence of events which saw him convicted of manslaughter, he died in an Edinburgh mental care facility and was buried without fuss nearby.

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  7. Meeting to discuss smells in rural FalkirkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    A private meeting has been arranged for tomorrow to discuss concerns over smells from slurry and waste in rural areas.

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  8. Spitfire pilot remembered forever in SlamannanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    A permanent memorial to a Spitfire pilot which features the propeller of the plane he was flying now has pride of place in a Braes village.

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  9. Plains poet told of tragedy in First World War trenchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Daily Record

    DRUMMER boy Robert Kerr was barely out of his teens in 1915 when he went off to fight for his country and wrote down his thoughts on being on the front line.

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  10. Life of Slamannan's Scott Reminch celebrated with memorial raveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    Friends of a young man killed in a road accident will mark the anniversary of his death by holding a rave in honour of his love of dance music.

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  11. Alex Salmond: Who do you think you are?Read the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    The First Minister learned last year he had blood relations in the US who were descended from Salmonds who emigrated in the 1870s seeking a fresh start in the New World.

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  12. Memorial to RAF Spitfire pilot killed in Slamannan air crash to be unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    The propellor of an RAF Spitfire recovered from a Slamannan field 72 years after it crashed will be publicly unveiled at a ceremony in August.

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  13. Salmond meets American relatives found through family tree researchRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    The First Minister was thrilled to learn last year that he had blood relations in the United States from Salmonds who had sailed from Scotland in the 1870s seeking a new life.

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  14. Alex Salmond: Who do you think you are?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    The First Minister learned last year he had blood relations in the US who were descended from Salmonds who emigrated in the 1870s seeking a fresh start in the New World.

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  15. No drop in Falkirk cover say copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    Councillor John McLuckie said that in his area of the Braes designated constables had worked well, allowing local people to get to know who to turn to when a crime was committed and a bobby who knew the village.

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  16. Slamannan Church to be given a faceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    Slamannan Parish Church will close this summer and work will begin to conserve important architectural features as well as improve accessibility.

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  17. Falkirk group's turbine to generate A 2mRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    A community group which wants to build a wind turbine to help finance a paths network has changed its plans after residents complained.

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  18. Post Office in search for new Slamannan postmasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2014 | Falkirk Herald

    The future of a local post office is uncertain as the search begins for a new postmaster to take it over.

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