Falkirk, Scotland Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Firefighters issue warning to deliberate blaze startersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Evening Times

    A WARNING has been issued to deliberate blaze starters after figures revealed Scottish firefighters fought hundreds of needless fires across the country last summer. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service say their firefighters worked throughout the summer months of 2015 battling blazes at homes, vehicles, grassland, refuse and derelict buildings - and the majority of those fires were deliberate and reckless.

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  2. Orange Order chief and former councillor Charles Cefferty axed after cash probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | The Daily Record

    THE grand master of the County Grand Lodge of Central Scotland was sacked after an internal investigation reportedly relating to a bank account holding members' money. Charles Cefferty, grand master of the County Grand Lodge of Central Scotland, had his membership terminated after the internal investigation.

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  3. Car thief held after plea for bail is refusedRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | Falkirk Herald

    When he appeared at Falkirk Sheriff Court from custody last Thursday to be sentenced for a series of thefts from vehicles, the 28-year-old was told the paperwork will have to be done first. On April 17, he stole a purse from one in Langton Road, Westquarter; on April 18 he took a disabled parking badge from another in Kennard Street, Falkirk; and on April 20 a sat nav system and driving licence from a third in Kersehill Circle, Falkirk.

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  4. Kieran Tierney is going straight to the top, predicts Celtic boss Brendan RodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Daily Mail

    People think Scottish football has no young talent. Two days on a training pitch with Kieran Tierney brought Brendan Rodgers to a different conclusion.

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  5. Six-week delays during bridge closureRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | Falkirk Herald

    Roads contractor Amey is will be carrying out waterproofing and resurfacing works on the gateway over the River Forth from next Friday. The work will be done on three spans of the A985 bridge with phase one beginning on the southbound lane which will close at 9pm on July 1 for three weeks with vehicle flows being regulated by temporary traffic management.

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  6. Brian Ferguson: Cities need to nurture grassroots cultural scenesRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | Scotsman.com

    As the daylight began to fade inside the grand gallery of the National Museum of Scotland there was a tangible feeling of revelry inside the historic attraction, which is 150 years old this summer. The venue has long home to the opening party of the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

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  7. Roads will be busier during tomorrow's train strikeRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Falkirk Herald

    The Scottish Government is urging train travellers to plan their journeys tomorrow when the first of six rail strikes gets under way. The industrial action on Tuesday is the first in a series of planned strikes by members of the Rail and Maritime and Transport workers union.

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  8. Thug pulled hood over victim's headRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Falkirk Herald

    A thug pulled the hood of his victim's jacket over his head and then landed five vicious blows on him. John Sneddon and the target of his assault had no love for each other and an encounter on the street in the early hours of the morning left the man, who was walking home from his work, with a cut lip.

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  9. Rovers boss impresses StokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Sky Sports

    The 27-year-old, who signed for Celtic in August 2010, still had a year remaining on his contract with the Scottish Champions, but was released at the start of June. Stokes spent the final four months of last season on loan at Scottish Championship club Hibernian, where he had previously scored 22 goals during the 2009/10 campaign.

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  10. David Coburn with Caroline and Rebecca Santos. Photograph: Robert PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    "Make sure you don't make me look like Margaret Rutherford," hoots David Coburn as our photographer starts clicking away. I can see what he means.

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  11. Sculptor upset over T.C. Douglas statue unveilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Weyburn This Week

    ... Vivot said that her intention always was and is to make a separate sculpture for Douglas' birthplace in Falkirk, Scotland. Vivot said her main concern was the fact that some national media did not even mention that she was the sculptor or that she ...

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  12. Drunk father grabbed babyRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Falkirk Herald

    A drunken dad stormed into a flat and picked up his sleeping eight-week-old baby as her terrified mother looked on. Larry Ross had been trying to see his daughter and ended up barging in and, after shouting and swearing at the mum, took hold of the child.

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  13. Stirling Council's ambitious plans to transform Stirling are on track - but depend on fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Daily Record

    Ambitious council plans to transform Stirling and create hundreds of new jobs are on track - as long as funding is secured. Formal talks are set to start between Stirling Council and the UK and Scottish Governments in a bid to turn the ambitious City Development Framework vision for Stirling into a reality.

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  14. Club near death scene is a 'war zone'Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Falkirk Herald

    The Falkirk night spot a murdered man was reportedly in hours before he died has been labelled a "war zone" by neighbours. As the devastated family and friends of tragic victim Russell Robertson struggle to come to terms with their loss, claims have been made on social media that the Warehouse premises in Burnbank Road has been at the centre of other alarming incidents.

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  15. Artist asking the public to share their memories of Scotland's canalsRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Evening Times

    Scotland's first canal artist-in-residence is asking the public to share their memories of the nation's waterways. Lesley Banks will be walking 137 miles along the towpaths of the Forth & Clyde, Union, Monkland, Caledonian and Crinan canals to create paintings that celebrate the 250-year-old waterways.

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  16. Blood smeared walls lead to drunk's arrestRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Falkirk Herald

    Police responded to a midnight call - and when they arrived at the address found walls inside the property smeared with blood. Falkirk Sheriff Court heard last Thursday that when they woke him up to find out what had happened he launched into a foul-mouthed rant and was arrested.

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  17. Rangers fans not happy about the way club legend Ian Durrant left IbroxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Daily Record

    IAN Durrant's low key departure from Rangers had fans in a flap as they saw it as no way to treat a Light Blues legend. The Gers hero is believed to be distraught after being shown the door following 32 years as a player and coach without so much as a peep from boss Mark Warburton.

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  18. Lorry crashes into rail bridgeRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Falkirk Herald

    A rail bridge over a busy road has been struck by an HGV lorry for the second time this year. The incident happened last night at around 9.30pm on the A803 Glasgow Road in Camelon near the roundabout at the Falkirk Wheel when an articulated vehicle's roof hit the underside of one bridges that pass over the road.

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  19. Stirling Albion boss Stuart McLaren makes teenage attacking midfielder his eighth summer signingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ALEX Docherty, a prolific scorer for amateur side Maryhill Black Star last season, has been added to the Forthbank squad ahead of the new season. The 19-year- old was a prolific scorer for amateur side Maryhill Black Star and is an intriguing addition to the squad ahead of the forthcoming Ladbrokes League 2 campaign.

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  20. The big challenges Neil Lennon faces as Hibs boss in his Easter Road reignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Daily Record

    Lennon is expected to sign the deal that will end his two-year break from Scottish football, although there are still obstacles to overcome such as wage demands and his backroom staff. The former Celtic boss also wants Garry Parker or Johan Mjallby as his No.2 but the package could be a stumbling block.

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