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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.

Education
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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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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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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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.

Education
24-03-2015 Picture Roberto Cavieres.  Kirkintilloch. Protest outside Council HQ over Catherine Street junction. Councillors arriving for meeting to decide on plans for junction. Sandy Taylor Visually Impaired Forum

TWO years and £650k to return lights says report

A shock report estimates it may cost up to £650,000 and take TWO YEARS to reinstate the traffic lights at Catherine Street junction at Cowgate.

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Teenage thugs attacked boy, 14, at Milngavie station

Teenage thugs attacked boy, 14, at Milngavie station

A gang of up to ten teenagers kicked and stamped on a 14-year-old boy during a brutal and cowardly attack at Milngavie train station.

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

Two arrested on shoplifting charges at Bishopbriggs

A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with shoplifting offences at Bishopbriggs.

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Boclair go extra mile for charity

Boclair go extra mile for charity

A big-hearted team from Boclair House Hotel in Bearsden went the extra mile to raise cash to help victims of Crohn’s disease.

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Search for local hero for festive switch-on

Search for local hero for festive switch-on

Do you know a local hero? A Bearsden hotel is searching for one lucky person to switch on the 3,500 lights of its 
massive 40ft Christmas tree.

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Plea to help trace relatives of dead woman

Plea to help trace relatives of dead woman

Officers are appealing for assistance in tracing the relatives of a 76-year-old woman who was found dead.

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Police appeal after “sickening attack” on Springburn pensioner

Police appeal after “sickening attack” on Springburn pensioner

Heartless thieves assaulted and robbed a 74-year-old man in Springburn in what police have described as “a sickening attack”.

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Choir hit a high note with royal visitor

Choir hit a high note with royal visitor

A local singing group hit a high note with Princess Anne 
during her recent visit to 
the new £2m Deafblind 
centre at Lenzie.

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