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  1. Bike worth A 500 stolen from Bainsford streetRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Falkirk Herald

    Sergeant Andy Angus, of Falkirk Police Station, said: "A black and grey Carrera bike was stolen from the YMCA hostel. A male was seen riding it off at about 7pm last Friday."

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  2. Fistcuffs break out in Bainsford at the end of television boxing partyRead the original story

    Monday Dec 3 | Falkirk Herald

    Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can An early hours party to watch a US televised boxing match came to an end with guests throwing punches of their own to leave one man with a fractured skull. Craig Brown attacked three men in the street and Dean Fowler punched someone so hard he fell to the floor and cracked his head.

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  3. Bainsford road closures as work to demolish Big Bar beginsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Falkirk Herald

    From this Monday, December 3 a signed diversion will be in place for drivers via Carronside Street, Haugh Street and Carron Road. The decision to demolish was taken following despite Falkirk Council trying to find an agreement between the ten property owners in the building over several years.

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  4. Unqualified driver jumped out moving car in Falkirk to escape police chaseRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 22 | Falkirk Herald

    An unqualified driver who jumped out of his moving car in a bid to escape a police pursuit has been jailed. The driverless Maza 2 Colour Edition rolled on and collided with a garden hedge while Aiden Lyon leapt over a nearby fence and escaped.

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  5. Saliva flew into police officer's face during angry Falkirk town centre encounterRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 15 | Falkirk Herald

    Police in a Greggs bakers were subjected to an offender's rant which was so forceful his spittle was flying into their faces. Graham Bride was so enraged at being stopped and searched by officers - who recovered 0.3 grams of heroin from him - he roared at them, covering them in his saliva.

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  6. Big Bar: Safety first is message over landmark Bainsford building due to be demolishedRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Safeguarding a community must be the priority is the message from Falkirk Council as preparations are made to demolish a landmark building. The Big Bar has stood at the Bainsford Cross for 117 years but any day now it is due to be razed to the ground.

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  7. Bainsford Big Bar soon to be demolishedRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can The former Big Bar, a red sandstone property in Bainsford at the corner of David's Loan and Main Street, has been empty for some time. It followed a fire in 2005 which destroyed much of the roof.

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  8. Falkirk teen roofer's racist rantRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Roofer Brandon Thomson achieved new heights of offensive behaviour when he subjected staff at a takeaway to racist abuse. Thomson, 139 Merchiston Avenue, Bainsford, appeared at Falkirk Sheriff Court last Thursday having admitted behaving in a threatening manner at Hot Kebabs, Melville Street, Falkirk on September 17. In the charges against him he was said to have refused to leave the premises and began shouting and swearing and making racist remarks.

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  9. Helix peace gathering offered a message of hopeRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Council leader Cecil Meiklejohn, churches and the leaders of two local mosques were among those to brave a rainswept Helix Park for a special gathering - in the name of peace. There has been a Quaker meeting in Polmont for over 30 years and to mark the occasion Polmont Quakers have presented a Peace Pole to the people of Falkirk.

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  10. Man bit driver he hauled out of car in BainsfordRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    At Falkirk Sheriff Court last Thursday Sheriff Craig Caldwell deferred sentence on Young until Octobeer 19 when a review of his current community payback order is scheduled to take place.

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  11. Refurbishment now complete at Greggs in BainsfordRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    The Carron Road premises has been refurbished to offer a contemporary food-on-the-go experience, while new seating has also been fitted for those who wish to enjoy their purchases indoors. Customers will be able to enjoy a range of hot and cold sandwiches, freshly prepared throughout the day, as well as soups and baked savouries.

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  12. Falkirk district gardeners reap rewards at annual ceremonyRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Green-fingered Falkirk district residents who entered an annual garden competition have been rewarded for all of their hard work. The ceremony, run and sponsored by Falkirk Council's housing and development services, took place at Grangemouth Town Hall on Wednesday, September 12 when invited guests received special acknowledgement after months of effort.

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  13. Falkirk offender continued to contact womanRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Thomson, 139 Merchiston Avenue, Bainsford, admitted breaching his bail conditions not to see the woman between June 9 and June 30 and behaving in a threatening manner and damaging property on February 25 at an address in Glynwed Court, Falkirk. He also behaved in a threatening manner and breached his bail by contacting the woman in Princes Street, Falkirk on April 5. The court heard there was "no chance" of Thomson and the woman in question getting back together.

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  14. Laurieston woman pinched handbag, laptop and phonesRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Sarah Gallagher stole a handbag, a laptop, two mobile phones and some perfume from a house in Dollar Gardens, Bainsford.

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  15. Bainsford birthday party sex assault horrorRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    A mother was grabbed and sexually abused by a drunk while the two of them were dancing in the kitchen at a child's sixth birthday party. Flying high on alcohol, diabetic Andrew McKay grabbed the woman's bottom while they were both attending the gathering in Bainsford.

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  16. Expectant Falkirk father goes on rampage when text suggests he is not the dadRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    A dad-to-be smashed up a house and then bit his partner's father when a text message called the paternity of an unborn child into question. Grant Young saw red when he learned about the message which stated he was not the father of the baby his partner of two years was due to have in November.

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  17. Bainsford banned driver crashes brother's car then threatens him with knifeRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Not only did an offender crash his big brother's car he also lunged at him with a knife when he came to ask him about the damage to his vehicle. Mark McArthur appeared from custody at Falkirk Sheriff Court last Thursday having pled guilty to driving without due care and attention and failing to report an accident in Merchiston Road, Falkirk, on April 8 last year.

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  18. Newborn adds fifth generation of girl powerRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Poppi with mum Rebecca Gardiner; gran Anne Gibson; great-gran Janet Sharp; and great-great gran Annie Gibson. Picture: Michael Gillen A Falkirk family which welcomed its fifth member in a run of women before the millennium is celebrating once again after repeating the remarkable feat.

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  19. Thieves steal high-priced mountain bikes from Falkirk and Bainsford homesRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Police are appealing for information in relation to the theft of a A 500 child's Carrera mountain bike from a property in Falkirk's Eastburn Drive on Thursday, August 16. A turquoise Apollo bike valued at A 200 was taken from an address in Lomond Drive, Bainsford on the same day.

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  20. Brooch holds the secret story of Bainsford family's Australian adventureRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Queen Victoria was in her prime when the original owner of this mysterious brooch left Bainsford for a new life in Australia. The person concerned might possibly have wondered if they'd made a sound choice, because in the year his or her family arrived in Melbourne - 1878 - one thousand unemployed men marched up Collins Street to demand work.

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