East Ayrshire, Scotland Newswire (Page 3)

East Ayrshire, Scotland Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. North Lanarkshire Council tops list for most workers paid over 100kRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Evening Times

    A total of 18 staff were given remuneration packages of in excess of A 100,000 in 2016/17, according to the 11th annual Town Hall Rich List from the TaxPayers' Alliance. As well as salary, remuneration packages can include benefits in kind, expenses, bonuses, redundancy payments and employer's pension contributions.

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  2. Call for crackdown on fat cat council salariesRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    Around 220 people employed by Scottish local authorities or their arm's-length bodies take home salaries of over 100,000 per year, a new survey has disclosed. Councils last night faced calls to crack down on fat cat salaries at a time when council tax is set to rise.

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  3. On Spring's frontline with Scotland's struggling farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    Here on the uplands of South Lanarkshire, the lambing season has been underway for days but on the morning after Easter Monday, a thick carpet of snow has obliterated all traces of spring, and we search in vain for signs of ovine life. This week, The Scottish Farmer reported that the harsh winter had taken a grim toll on the nation's farmstock, and that every day for the past week, one Cumbernauld knackery had recovered 50 tonnes of dead sheep from fields and ditches.

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  4. Children as young as 8 caught housebreaking in ScotlandRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2018 | Cumbernauld Today

    The most common age for under-18 housebreaking referrals was 15, with 208 instances since 2014-15. Picture: Bill Henry Children as young as eight have been caught breaking into someone else's home in Scotland in recent years, it has emerged.

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  5. Children as young as eight among hundreds reported for housebreakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Sunday Herald

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  6. Hundreds of kids as young as 11 snared for raiding Glasgow homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Evening Times

    The youngest in the city was aged 11 while at least one eight-year-old was referred in both Highland and in East Ayrshire. Justice spokesman Liam Kerr said: "Being broken into and robbed is one of the most upsetting things that can happen to a household.

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  7. Police Scotland issues 'be cautious' warning to Borders drivers after snow weather warningsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2018 | Hawick Today

    Drivers across Scotland are advised to travel with caution, as the latest weather warnings are announced. Police Scotland have issued a Stage 2 - travel with caution warning from midnight tonight.

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  8. Donald Keir White was carring a black holdall bag when last seenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | South Wales Guardian

    Police have appealed for a man from East Ayrshire to "let us know he is safe", more than two days after he went missing. When last seen he was wearing a blue padded work jacket which was covered in paint and black Adidas trainers.

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  9. Police appeal after Kilmarnock man missing for more than two daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | Sunday Herald

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  10. Hundreds lose jobs after Airdrie vehicle firm's collapseRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    Administrators Ernst and Young said 342 employees had been made redundant at Tom Vehicle Rental and Caledonian Truck and Van Ltd at eleven locations across Scotland and England. They are confident they will sell the business and assets of a third subsidiary, Alistair Fleming Limited based in Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire.

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  11. East Ayrshire Council drop recycling bombshell with Western Road dump to be closed for seven weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | The Daily Record

    East Ayrshire Council have dropped a recycling bombshell on residents this week with the announcement that the Western Road dump is to close for seven weeks. Now residents from across Kilmarnock and the Irvine Valley face a round-trip trek of up to 60 miles to Skares, near Cumnock, to dispose of their waste.

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  12. Police appeal for witnesses as 16-year-old from Lilliesleaf goes missingRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2018 | Borders Today

    Robbie Thompson was last seen at around 11.30pm on Sunday, March 25, and since then he has not been in contact with friends or family. It is believed he may be driving a blue Suzuki Swift car with the registration number SK10 VNP.

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  13. A76 north between New Cumnock and Cumnock, East AyrshireRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2018 | Evening Times

    Police are searching for the male driver of a grey Peugeot 307 who fled the scene of the accident on the A76 on Saturday. The vehicle was travelling north between New Cumnock and Cumnock, East Ayrshire, at about 11.05pm when it collided with two other cars.

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  14. Manhunt launched after woman killed in three car hit-and-run in AyrshireRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2018 | The Daily Record

    Officers from Police Scotland are searching for a male driver of a grey Peugeot 307 who fled the scene of the accident on the A76 yesterday. The vehicle was travelling north between New Cumnock and Cumnock , East Ayrshire, at about 11.05pm when it collided with two other cars.

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  15. Prince Charles makes Michael Fawcett head of his charity empireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Prince Charles hands key A 95,000 job heading charity empire to former valet Michael Fawcett who left his service after selling off royal gifts Michael Fawcett , who started as a junior footman, has been made the A 95,000-a-year chief executive of The Prince's Foundation Prince Charles 's controversial former valet, Michael Fawcett, was put in charge of his charity empire yesterday, sealing an astonishing rise to power. Mr Fawcett, who started as a junior footman, has been made the A 95,000-a-year chief executive of The Prince's Foundation in a major re-organisation of Charles's philanthropic work.

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  16. Bus driver to face trial for fatal Rangers fans crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | BBC News

    A bus driver is to stand trial accused of causing the death of a Rangers supporter in a fatal coach crash. Ryan Baird, 39, died after the bus left the road and rolled onto a grass verge in East Ayrshire in October 2016.

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  17. Holyrood launch inquiry into bank branch closuresRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    The Scottish parliament is to hold an inquiry into the community impact of the closure of a third of Scotland's bank branches since 2010. Holyrood's economy committee said Renfrewshire, West Dunbartonshire, Glasgow and East Ayrshire have seen its bank numbers reduce by around a half, while Edinburgh has experienced the greatest decrease of more than 60 per cent of its banks.

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  18. Ayrshire embroidery to be a star exhibit at V&A DundeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    A CHRISTENING Robe made nearly 200 years ago in Ayrshire is to be displayed at the new V&A in Dundee . The garment, believed to have been made in the 1840s, features an intricate hand-embroidered design of trailing stems bearing flowers and leaves.

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  19. Pupils from St Denis' and St Marnock's primaries visit Dumfries HouseRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | Evening Times

    PUPILS from St Denis' and St Marnock's primary schools welcomed the first signs of spring by befriending newborn chicks at an Ayrshire estate with royal links. Although it might not feel like spring yet, youngsters from the city schools visited Valentin's Education Farm at Dumfries House in East Ayrshire to meet their new-found fluffy friends.

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  20. Former greenkeeper jailed for sexually abusing two childrenRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | Glasgow South and East Wood Today

    The attacks began at a house in Newton Mearns where Harkins lived at the time. He told the boy it was to be their "secret".

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