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MP hopes to meet Biggar care home owner to discuss options

News

Woman, 79, was attacked by large dog in Lanark

Crime

Easyjet ‘sorry’ after cabin crew reject Scottish bank note

News
Crawforddyke youngsters open their Natural Teaching Area. Picture Sarah Peters.

Friday the 13th a bad day for outdoor launch

News

Top students at Lanark Grammar School

News

Helping people to stay found

News

Suicidal thoughts on rise amongst children

News

Sleep out in the park with Emma and Sean!

News
Cards at the ready....pupils with the police officers and councillor Julia Marrs.

Kirkfieldbank youngsters carried out their own speed checks!

News
Edinburgh SSPCA centre assistant manager Kenny Sharpe receives a cheque from Tom Renton from Calzeat.

Biggar firm has raised over £5000 for Scottish SPCA

News

Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Transport
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Transport
At 90 per cent, Scotrails passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

Rail passengers give Scotrail the thumbs up

Transport
From left: John Fairweather, regional resilience advisor, Karen Macaulay, national emergency preparedness communications and liaison manager (both Scottish Ambulance Service), Mark Ilderton, head of ScotRail Alliance Integrated Control.

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Transport

Woman, 79, was attacked by large dog in Lanark

Crime
Ross Paterson.

Carluke thug jailed for street attack on couple in Penrith

Crime
No-one should be bought or sold, says justice minister Michael Matheson.

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think

Crime
Crimestoppers wants people to speak up about hate crime.

Scots urged to report hate crime

Crime
From 4 December 2017, candidates will have to carry out the show me question while they are driving.

DVSA releases new videos to help learners prepare for driving test changes

Education
Research has highlighted that the working conditions of Scotlands teachers are extremely poor'.

Research highlights poor working conditions of Scotland’s teachers

Education
Police Scotland's campaign is aimed at the 500,000 students starting or returning to college and university this year.

Police campaign to help keep students safe

Education
A new poll reveals the student of 2017 is more likely to be found at home watching films rather than going for a beer, with money worries occupying their minds more than their predecessors.

Students of 2017 swap nightlife for Netflix

Education

Marketing teams wanted for £250k media prize

News
Is the sun setting on North Sea Oil? Pic: Shutterstock

UK oil and gas reserves may only last a decade

Business

Carstairs PO closure will allow for upgrade

Business
Charity shop Volunteers celebrate with local councillors, board members, Dave Knight from the Lottery and John Archibald from the Clyde Windfarm. Picture Sarah Peters.

Buying shop building a big boost for group

Business

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics

Councillor calls for rural Clydesdale to be given more say

Politics

Live Blog: General Election 2017 fallout

News
Scottish Greens co-convener Patrick Harvie at the Glad Cafe in Glasgow as the party publishes its manifesto for the snap General Election

ELECTION 2017: Which of these manifesto pledges from parties in Scotland do you agree with?

Politics
Poppy Corbett

New councillor standing for Lanark’s Westminster seat

Politics

Storm Ophelia - Where and when it might hit

Environment

Only one in ten women in Scotland exceed the recommended amount of exercise per week

Health
The average home holds a host of hidden dangers, especially for the young, the elderly and those who are the most vulnerable.

Driving home the burns awareness message

Health
YMCA Scotland has joined forces with YMCAs across the UK and Ireland to support a major mental health campaign.

YMCA Scotland supports #IAMWHOLE campaign on World Mental Health Day

Health
NHS24 will use the development funding to improve the services it offers to people experiencing low mood, depression and anxiety, supporting those who need unscheduled care but do not require to contact emergency services.

£500k to improve first response mental health services.

Health
See Me is encouraging us all to talk about our mental health.

Call to start conversations on World Mental Health Day

Health