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Seven fascinating facts about Robert Burns

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Delays expected on routes through Motherwell

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Visiting Hope Street Play Park in Mossend are (l-r): Matt Costello (NLC local regeneration manager), Thomas Glavin (Holy Family Primary parent council), Frances Wilson (Holy Family Primary head teacher), Nadine Pender (Tesco, Bellshill), Angela Paterson (Mossend Primary head teacher) and Councillor Frank McNally as the work nears completition.

Fun day to open £250k play facility

Education
Gerrard Paterson helped sink Bismark.

War hero Gerrard dies at age of 99

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Year-long challenge for all young naturalists kicks-off at Strathclyde Park

Environment

Man charged with police knife attack

Crime

MSP hits back at council ‘barriers’ over teacher interviews

Politics

Advice and support for Fifers struggling with debt worries

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The poll is being organised by the Scottish Nature Photography Awards.

Votes sought in Scottish nature photography poll

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Property expert and TV presenter Amanda Lamb.

Scottish home sellers pay out £156 million in the great commisery sleepwalk

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Tunnock’s parking plan could be just what doctor ordered

Transport
The line electrification covers the stretch from Holytown to Mid Calder.

Rail bosses signal start of electrification work

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The new road means a better link from the westbound A8 to Bellshill.

North Road will be shut yet again

Transport
More motorway disruption is looming this weekend.

Another weekend of Raith delays looming

Transport
Police Scotland is appealing for information

Car driver dies after crash with a lorry

Transport

Man charged with police knife attack

Crime
Netflix users have been contacted recently by email scammers.

Warning over Netflix scam

Crime
Kyle Young has been in trouble with the courts again. 
Pic Sam Hardie/Pressteam.

Sex offender sent naked picture to 
female pensioner

Crime 2

Fun day to open £250k play facility

Education

Undergraduate application deadline is looming

Education
Pupils with teacher Martin McLaughlin head teacher Margaret Brady.

School’s step in the rights direction

Education
Cardinal Newman High

Good report for Cardinal Newman High

Education
The Dalziel pupils, pictured with Steve King of British Education Awards sponsor Amec Foster Wheeler, will head to London for the prestigious ceremony at the end of this month. Lets hope they return with some prizes!

Dalziel pupils aim to be best of British

Education

Double blow for town as bank branches set to close

Business
The new Pizza Hut Delivery in Merry Street

Pizza chain delivers new takeaway to Motherwell

Business
Building work is due to begin at Tunnock's in May.

Tunnock’s parking plan could be just what doctor ordered

Transport
The line electrification covers the stretch from Holytown to Mid Calder.

Rail bosses signal start of electrification work

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MSP hits back at council ‘barriers’ over teacher interviews

Politics
Flags flown at half mast outside the Scottish Parliament. Picture: Ian Georgeson.

Scrapping EU freedom of movement ‘will damage Scotland’

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Councillor Logue, centre, is warning of  a council tax increase.

Leader warns of three per cent council tax rise

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James Dornan MSP criticised North Lanarkshire Council for refusing to allow teachers out of class to be interviewed for Scottish Parliament committee

Being interviewed by MSPs is not a good use of teaching time

Politics

Year-long challenge for all young naturalists kicks-off at Strathclyde Park

Environment
St Patrick's Cemetery at Dalzell Estate.

Volunteers needed for cemetery survey at Dalzell Estate

Environment

6,000 patients wait more than four hours at Wishaw A&E

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Scottish Rugby 7s team members who train at Ravenscraig were joined by gym regulars and staff to promote the Sloshathon.

World record attempt at Ravenscraig to raise funds for British Transplant Games

Health

Scots can beat the blues with simple steps

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Tips on beating the winter blues are available from the NHS online.

Help to beat the winter blues

Health
Councillor Paul Kelly with Jim Brannigan and his daughter Megan as they used the DisabledGo website to check out the facilities in Strathclyde Park.

New website to make North Lanarkshire venues more accessible for disabled people

Health