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Get home early before worst of weather

Police Scotland have advised people to return home early in the areas affected by an upgraded weather warning.

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Headache for motorists as road closes for five days

Headache for motorists as road closes for five days

There is more misery for motorists with a busy road in the area closed for five days.

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Sound idea...to commemorate Armistice Day centenary in November 2018, composer Martin Suckling is looking for readers help to sample church bells across Scotland.

Record your church bells for new Scottish composition

Readers are being asked to help create a new classical music composition to commemorate the centenary of armistice in November 2018.

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More Snow go areas

There is a high risk of disruption for travellers again after the Met Office upgraded its weather warning for parts of central and south west Scotland.

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Local MSP Rona Mackay takes unpaid trial shifts debate to Holyrood

Local MSP Rona Mackay takes unpaid trial shifts debate to Holyrood

MSP Rona Mackay is set to hold a debate in the Scottish Parliament on unpaid trial shifts.

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Peter’s pies are perfect

Peter’s pies are perfect

A bakery in Kirkintilloch has landed its latest tasty trophy after triumphing at the 19th World Championship Scotch Pie Awards.

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Gavin Scoular appeared at The High Court, Glasgow

Three charged with abducting and robbing two East Dunbartonshire pensioners for £20,000

Three men have appeared at the High Court charged with the abduction and robbery of two pensioners in their East Dunbartonshire home.

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West's Mark Sim has his eyes on the try line but the opposition have other ideas (pic by John Cameron).

West of Scotland unable to breach Howe of Fife line

West of Scotland went down to a disappointing defeat in their first BT National Division 2 home match of 2018 at Burnbrae on Saturday.

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Aidan and coach Toby Smith after his fine run to the final of the Australian Open warm-up event.

Bearsden tennis starlet McHugh on form going into Australian Open

Andy Murray may be missing this year’s Australian Open - but one Bearsden teenager aims to keep the Scots flag flying Down Under.

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Almost half of the British Isles covered in snow

Almost half of the British Isles covered in snow

This image captured by the University of Dundee Satellite Receiving Station shows almost half of the British Isles covered in snow and cloud today.

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Temporary lights signal hold-up for motorists

Temporary lights signal hold-up for motorists

Motorists should expect delays as temporary traffic signals will be in place at Campsie Road for up to four weeks.

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Shared space: Have your say

Shared space: Have your say

Events are being held 
across Kirkintilloch as part 
of the new public consultation on the town centre’s 
controversial shared space.

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Met office warning upgraded to amber

Met office warning upgraded to amber

Travellers are being warned of a high risk of disruption, after the Met Office upgraded its weather warning for parts of south west and central Scotland.

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Man has to be cut free from car after dramatic crash at Kirkintilloch

Man has to be cut free from car after dramatic crash at Kirkintilloch

A man has been charged after a vehicle crashed into a post box and flipped on to its side in a Kirkintilloch street.

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Stop being a stick in the mud...and get down and dirty in it when Tough Mudder returns to Drumlanrig Castle on June 16 and June 17 this year. (Pic: Robert Perry)

Make Scottish charities your New Year resolution

Losing weight, getting in shape, finally packing in the fags. All very worthwhile resolutions to make and keep this year.

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Councillor Alan Moir

Fresh turmoil for council

Crisis-hit East Dunbartonshire Council faces further turmoil weeks before the vital annual budget meeting.

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Police have made three further arrests following the January 6 incident.

Man arrested after police chase through East Dunbartonshire streets

A man has been charged with a string of alleged motoring offences and reset after a police chase in East Dunbartonshire.

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Snow earlier this week in the Borders Phil Wilkinson

Glasgow and surrounding areas expected to be hit hard with snow overnight

There are warnings of travel delays as heavy snow is forecast for the area from this evening (Monday).

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6.1.18 Picture Jamie Forbes. Kirkintilloch Town Hall.

New dawn for iconic town hall building

The new year marks a new dawn for Kirkintilloch’s iconic town hall.

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Photo Emma Mitchell 02.08.16
Disabled Parking at william Patrick Library

Crackdown on Blue Badge fraudsters

Fraudulent use of disabled people’s parking permits known as ‘Blue Badges’ 
could result in them being confiscated and cancelled.

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