Falkirk, Scotland Newswire (Page 3)

Falkirk, Scotland Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Teenager driver led police on high-speed chase through CamelonRead the original story

    May 16, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    The teenage driver of a stolen van who led police on a high-speed chase through Camelon has avoided custody. George White was stopped by officers on Glasgow Road around midnight on January 14, but before they could speak to him he drove off.

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  2. Lifetime's Royal Romance premieres tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | Jamaica Observer

    ... ally since 2002. Murray Fraser plays Prince Harry opposite Fitz-Henley. Murray is a 24-year-old actor from Falkirk, Scotland, who has just two TV acting credits - ITV 's The Loch and Victoria .

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  3. Glasgow's Finn Russell says going to play in Paris was an opportunity he couldn't turn downRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    DEFENSIVE co-ordinators and coaches in top-level rugby deliver the same message time and time again whenever they are faced by world-class players, namely, don't give them time to think. Unfortunately, almost exactly two years ago, Finn Russell had plenty of time to ponder, and the net result of the Scotland stand-off's deliberations means that now he could be just 80 minutes away from finishing his time at Glasgow Warriors.

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  4. Ancient Romans painted horrifying blood-red and bright yellow...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Ancient Roman 'propaganda' painted in vivid colour on the Antonine Wall showed gruesome scenes of decapitated Scotsmen and eagles with blood-stained beaks in a bid to terrify local tribes They used reds to paint details, such as the cloaks of Roman soldiers, and to signify the future blood shed of enemies Traces of Roman 'propaganda' painted in vivid yellow, red and white on Scotland's Antonine Wall have been uncovered by scientists. The Romans created these violent murals across the Scottish wall in a bid to scare rebellious local tribes living on its north side.

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  5. Public's help vital as church minibus is recoveredRead the original story

    May 11, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    The theft of the St Andrew's Parish Church vehicle, used to transport elderly members to and from services and events, took place between 5.45pm on Wednesday and 9.50am on Thursday morning. Police investigating the incident said wasn't known how the Ford Transit was taken from outside the Grange Terrace premises but appealed for the public's help in tracing it.

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  6. Scottish Canals CEO Steve Dunlop takes over the helm at Scottish Enterprise on May 21Read the original story

    May 11, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    THE incoming chief executive of Scotland 's national jobs quango is facing questions about his record in his current public sector role. When Scottish Enterprise announced his appointment in April, it focused on Mr Dunlop's six years as chief executive of Scottish Canals.

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  7. Bainsford woman stole from toy storeRead the original story

    May 11, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    A woman defrauded a local toy store by stealing goods - then exchanging them for a gift card to obtain other items. Fraudster Jeanette Marshall , 7 Merchiston Gardens, Bainsford, stole from the Smyths toy store in Falkirk's Central Retail Park.

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  8. Bainsford shoplifter complimented for choice of champagneRead the original story

    May 10, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Bennet, of Carronside Street, Bainsford, admitted taking the classic aperitif from McColls in Maggieswood Loan, Falkirk on July 24 last year. Asking the sheriff to give Bennet a chance, he said he used to be a regular offender, but now had a job as a warehouseman and there had been "a significant slowing down" in his criminal activity in recent years.

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  9. Landmark Falkirk building to be demolishedRead the original story

    May 10, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    The red sandstone property in Bainsford at the corner of David's Loan and Main Street has been empty for some time. It followed a serious fire in 2005 which destroyed much of the roof and, although some of retail properties still operated from the ground floor, the majority of the flats on upper levels have been empty since then.

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  10. Not all members of the SNP's swelling ranks are out knocking doorsRead the original story

    May 9, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    The SNP are on course to become the UK's second biggest party by membership, but that doesn't mean everyone involved is out canvassing, writes Chris McCall The Labour club in Camelon, a suburb on the western edge of Falkirk, was home to one of the largest and best-organised party branches in Scotland. Back in the 1980s it was the hive of operations for numerous Westminister, district and regional council campaigns.

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  11. Ancient Romans painted horrifying blood-red warnings on wall across ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Fox News

    The Summerston distance slab from the western end of the Roman Antonine Wall in Scotland was once brightly painted in warning reds, yellow and white. Credit: Hunterian Museum/University of Glasgow Ancient Romans used blood red, bright yellow and stunning white paints to illustrate dire warnings on the wall that separated them from the rebellious tribespeople of Scotland, a new study shows.

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  12. Sir Alex Ferguson's career: Every trophy, record & major signings at Manchester UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Sporting News

    He is one of the greatest football managers of all time, but what exactly has he won and when did he do it? Goal takes a look at the Scot's career Sir Alex Ferguson is revered by those who support Manchester United and with good reason - he was the architect of the most successful period in the club's history. The fearsome Scot established the Red Devils as a force to be reckoned with, ensuring that Premier League and Champions League titles adorn the trophy cabinet.

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  13. Firefighters tackling large 'tyre' blaze in Airth fieldRead the original story

    May 7, 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 Firefighters are currently battling a blaze in an Airth field where a "large quantity" of tyres have gone up in flames. Three emergency crews, including a water carrier from Falkirk, were sent to the scene near the Kincardine Bridge shortly before 3pm this afternoon .

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  14. ASDA and a Sainsbury's sign: Yui Mok/PA WireRead the original story

    May 6, 2018 | Sunday Herald

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  15. Falkirk Council to debate 'threat' to canals' futureRead the original story

    May 6, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    Canals campaigner Ronnie Rusack MBE - owner of the award-winning canal-side Bridge Inn at Ratho - says Scottish Canals is failing to meet its statutory obligations by allowing canals to deteriorate. Falkirk Council will decide on Wednesday whether to put pressure on Scottish Canals to stop the claimed "progressive closure" of one of the area's key assets.

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  16. Slamannan eco-warrior George is Falkirk's national river championRead the original story

    May 5, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    He is a 73-year-old "force of nature" when it comes to protecting the environment - especially around the local rivers he knows so well. But now Slamannan's greenest champion of local rivers and natural wildlife habitat has officially become "eco-royalty", after gaining a stunning national champion accolade at a major UK-wide event.

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  17. Camelon man warned - miss another meeting and you'll go to jailRead the original story

    May 4, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    A 38 -year-old man failed to turn up for two appointments with social workers ahead of being sentenced for growing cannabis in his home last December.

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  18. Consultation reveals support for closure of local police offices in Forth ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | The Daily Record

    Consultation on the disposal of Bannockburn and Bridge of Allan police offices has received backing by a majority of respondents. A Police Scotland document on the three-month consultation was due to go before the Scottish Police Authority's Board in Stirling on Wednesday.

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  19. Harry and Meghan: A Royal Romance stars Parisa Fitz-Henley...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... Prince Harry means he is rarely anything other than sharp-suited in the movie, Murray, 23, who hails from Falkirk, Scotland, opted for a trendier ensemble, pairing a striped bowling shirt with suit trousers and trainers. No easy feat: The actors ...

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  20. Committed friends group steaming ahead with canal heritage trailRead the original story

    May 3, 2018 | Falkirk Herald

    A community group who are few in number but committed to preserving the past are about to have their dream realised. For the last few years the six-member strong Friends of the Charlotte Dundas have been trying to ensure the major achievement of the world's first working paddle steamer, created in Grangemouth by William Symington in 1802, is acknowledged and preserved for generations to come.

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