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Call to perform an act of kindness

The public are being asked to do a good deed on St Andrew’s Day to celebrate Scotland’s history, culture and the nation’s shared values.

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What could your potential earnings be?

Study reveals the uni courses that’ll make you rich - and those that won’t

Studying medicine and dentistry will make you the richest after university with graduates earning an average of £46,700 according to new research from the Institute of Fiscal Studies.

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26-11-2016 Picture Jamie Forbes. Kirkintilloch Christmas lights switch on.

It’s beginnning to look a lot like Christmas

Christmas is coming and East Dunbartonshire is set to be lit up with a series of festive lights switch-on events.

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One Show’s Rickshaw Challenge due to arrive in Kirkintilloch and Bishopbriggs

One Show’s Rickshaw Challenge due to arrive in Kirkintilloch and Bishopbriggs

Look out for The One Show’s Rickshaw Challenge today (Friday) in Kirkintilloch and Bishopbriggs!

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Warning after theft of prescription drugs and needles

Warning after theft of prescription drugs and needles

A warning has been issued to the public after the theft of prescription drugs.

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Fashionably raising cash for cancer charity

Fashionably raising cash for cancer charity

An East Dunbartonshire mum who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2016 has taken to the catwalk in front of hundreds of people.

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Parking up the wrong streets say residents

Parking up the wrong streets say residents

Pay and display parking meters have helped to boost the turnover of spaces in Bearsden, Kirkintilloch and Milngavie, according to East Dunbartonshire Council.

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Minister  is on board for better rail service

Minister is on board for better rail service

The Minister for Transport has agreed to explore MSP Rona Mackay’s call to re-twin the Westerton to Milngavie railway line.

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Applications for Great British Bake Off 2018 are now open

Applications are now open for the 2018 series of The Great British Bake Off.

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What are the last Christmas posting dates for International Airmail?

What are the last Christmas posting dates for International Airmail?

While many of us are in constant touch electronically with friends and family, the old tradition of sending (and receiving) Christmas cards to far-flung places is one that we still hold dear.

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Mince pies and sausage rolls - Greggs advent calendar with a difference

Mince pies and sausage rolls - Greggs advent calendar with a difference

With chocolate advent calendars becoming the norm, a couple of dozen sample-size products are now the ideal way to get us in the Christmas spirit.

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Police plea after East Dunbartonshire man found dead

Police plea after East Dunbartonshire man found dead

Police are appealing for help to trace the relatives of an East Dunbartonshire man who has been found dead.

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Developers go back to school

Developers go back to school

Developers have submitted a planning application to develop the site around the former St Agatha’s Primary School in Kirkintilloch.

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Top 50 things that annoy drivers the most

Top 50 things that annoy drivers the most

Lane hoggers, tail-gaters and frequent lane-changers are among the most annoying bugbears for motorists, according to new research.

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Competition lets beer lovers have their dream flavour made

Competition lets beer lovers have their dream flavour made

A brewery has invited beer lovers to create their dream pint - by asking them to submit the most bizarre flavours they can think of.

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Andy Cole climbed Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in the UK, every day throughout the month of October.

Drugs seized in flat raid

Cannabis with a street value of £225,000 has been seized in a raid on a flat.

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Public’s poor knowledge of anatomy ‘hampers healthcare’

Public’s poor knowledge of anatomy ‘hampers healthcare’

Fewer than two in three people know where their heart is, according to new research.

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38% of Scots get more distracted working at home than in the workplace

38% of Scots get more distracted working at home than in the workplace

With big corporations such as HSBC and Virgin actively encouraging their employees to work from home, a new survey has found that 38% of Scots spend their remote working hours doing personal tasks.

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Andy Cole climbed Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in the UK, every day throughout the month of October.

Police check CCTV images after report of youngster being ‘followed by men in van’

Police are reviewing CCTV images after a nine-year-old girl reported she had been followed by men driving a vehicle in East Dunbartonshire.

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Does your school have a budding Dickens who could write the next Christmas classic?

Prizes on offer for new Christmas classic

Children from across Scotland are getting in the Christmas spirit early to try and win £1,500 for their school.

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