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  1. Teacher of CDTWest LothianRead the original story

    Friday Sep 23 | Times Educational Supplement

    Broxburn Academy is seeking to appoint a highly motivated and dynamic teacher for Modern Languages who is able to teach French and Spanish. The successful candidate will support the vision for the school and implement strategies to achieve this vision.

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  2. Driver attacked after being flagged down by pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 13 | Sunday Herald

    The 29-year-old was driving her Vauxhall Corsa west along the A89, near to the Old Bangour Hospital in West Lothian, at around 4.15pm on Monday when a female pedestrian flagged her down. After rolling down her window to speak with her, the victim was hit in the face, while a man tried to enter the front passenger door, which was locked.

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  3. Driver attacked after being flagged down by pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 13 | Sunday Herald

    The 29-year-old was driving her Vauxhall Corsa west along the A89, near to the Old Bangour Hospital in West Lothian, at around 4.15pm on Monday when a female pedestrian flagged her down. After rolling down her window to speak with her, the victim was hit in the face, while a man tried to enter the front passenger door, which was locked.

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  4. Walter Mitty 'soldiers' who lie about military past could...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 8 | The Daily Record

    TORY Alex Johnstone will call on the Scottish Government to echo the laws in place in America, which introduced an Act on 'Stolen Valor' in 2013. Politicians will debate the epidemic of fantasists across Scotland who have lied about military service for their own gain in the first step towards introducing a new law.

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  5. SRUC Edinburgh Environment lecturer in BBC documentaryRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 7 | PressReleasePoint

    Dr Barbra Harvie, lecturer in the Environment & Countryside department at SRUC's Edinburgh Campus, was invited to advise on and take part in the BBC documentary "Scotland's First Oil Rush". Barbra is a botanist and plant ecologist who, prior to working at SRUC, researched successional processes on the waste from Scotland's shale-oil industry - called the shale bings.

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  6. Teacher of Modern LanguagesWest LothianRead the original story

    Monday Sep 5 | Times Educational Supplement

    The school has six associated primary schools drawing a comprehensive mix of students and serves the communities of Livingston, Pumpherston, Dechmont, Broxburn, Uphall, Winchburgh, Kirknewton, East Calder and Mid Calder. The current school roll is 1100 Students with 87 members of teaching staff including those designated to support students with additional learning needs.

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  7. Broxburn Library and Community Museum prepares to move into the Strathbrock Partnership CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 3 | The Daily Record

    The move will bring key community services under one roof in the town and will see West Lothian Council invest A 400,000 in the project. The move will bring key community services under one roof in the town and will see West Lothian Council invest 400,000 in the project.

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  8. Rallying call for bid to stop flight paths planRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | 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. Campaigners against controversial plans for flight paths over local communities are urging residents to add their voice to a consultation on the scheme.

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  9. Campaign group will hold public meeting in Linlithgow to discuss Edinburgh Airport consultationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 1 | The Daily Record

    Complaints about aircraft noise have rocketed since last year's TUTUR flight path trial over Linlithgow, Broxburn, Uphall and Dechmont. But that route could become permanent if airport chiefs can satisfy the Civil Aviation Authority that it is needed and a full consultation has been carried out.

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  10. Livingston keeper Gary Maley set to make professional debut aged 34...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 1 | The Daily Record

    The former Broxburn Athletic stopper admits he never thought he'd get the chance to play in the seniors but is set to be drafted in for the Lions as number one Liam Kelly is on international duty. Livingston goalkeeper Gary Maley is set for a dream professional debut at the age of 34 - and he insists he's going to love every moment of it.

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  11. West Lothian Junior football round-up: Broxburn hit six while...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | The Daily Record

    Broxburn Athletic scored their largest win since the reconstruction of the leagues for the 2013-14 season, while Blackburn United and Pumpherston remained perfect with victories in the South Division. Here's a round-up of all the action.

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  12. Builder Bellway ramps up presence north of the BorderRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2016 | Scotsman.com

    Housebuilder Bellway has acquired more than 55 acres of land with a development value of some 120 million as part of its continued expansion across the east of Scotland. The firm said the sites - at Abbey Lane in Edinburgh city centre, Broxburn and Heartlands in West Lothian and Broxden in Perth - mark a "significant investment" for its regional operation, with further deals in the pipeline.

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  13. Police appeal as Mercedes is stolen following a housebreaking in BroxburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | The Daily Record

    Police are appealing for witnesses after a home in Badger Park, Broxburn was raided by thieves who stole the keys to a white Mercedes C250 before making off with the car. The latest incident happened at around 1am this morning and officers have urged residents to be on the lookout for the car with the registration SL16 0XD.

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  14. Pupils celebrate the best year yet as West Lothian bucks the national exam trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | The Daily Record

    Record breaking exam results in the county as thousands of pupils rack up Higher passes while their peers in other council areas see attainment drop. Inveralmond Community High School students Steven Haig, George Hague and Becca Grant with Cllr Lawrence Fitzpatrick and Deputy Head Eileen Paxton.

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  15. West Lothian Junior football round-up: Broxburn Athletic and Armadale ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | The Daily Record

    A Kieran Anderson hat-trick helped Broxburn defeat Fauldhouse United 4-0 while Armadale picked up their first points of the season with a 3-2 win at home to Whitburn. Broxburn Athletic picked up their first victory of the season on a miserable Wednesday night as they strolled to a 4-0 home win over Fauldhouse United.

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  16. 5 things to do in West Lothian in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | The Daily Record

    THERE'S loads on to keep you entertained in West Lothian during August, so check out our list of what's on and start planning great days out. THERE'S plenty on throughout the region this summer.

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  17. West Lothian Junior football round-up: Whitburn mark Premier League...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | The Daily Record

    Whitburn put in a five-star display in their Premier League debut with a stunning 5-1 home victory over Dundee Violet. Callum Roberston, who netted as a trialist in the final game of last season, marked his official debut with a first-half hat-trick.

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  18. School pupils learn how their German peers work as part of summer exchange programme.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2016 | The Daily Record

    Teens from James Young High School, Broxburn Academy, Whitburn Academy and Inveralmond Community High School all took part in the scheme The 11 teenagers from The James Young HS, Broxburn and Whitburn Academies and Inveralmond Community High School joined three trainees from the council's Skills Training Programme and three members of staff to visit West Lothian Council's twinning partners in Hochsauerland, Germany. While in Germany the young people lived with German families for part of the trip and took part in a full itinerary of activities which included learning about employment opportunities, cultural and leisure activities.

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  19. Stolen go-karts are returned to Almond Valley Heritage Centre after public appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | The Daily Record

    The five karts were nicked on Sunday morning but were found in several locations around West Lothian before being returned to the centre. Almond Valley Heritage Centre was targeted by thieves who stole five valuable go-karts in the early hours of Sunday morning.

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  20. Man jailed after putting neighbours at risk in gas blastRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2016 | Scotsman.com

    A man who put his neighbours' lives in danger when he woke up in a hazy state in a gas-filled flat and lit a cigarette that sparked an explosion was jailed for 18 months yesterday. Jamie Bishop had earlier deliberately cut a pipe allowing gas to escape into his home before the blast on 1 April this year.

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