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Celtic legend Billy McNeill’s wife reveals his battle with dementia

Health
A sea of yellow ready to walk through Glasgow to raise money for the Cancer Charity.   Photograph by Alan Peebles

Charity pledges £14 million to fight cancer

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View are being sought as part of Police Scotlands public consultation.

Public consulted on future of Police Scotland

Crime 1
The new Fairtrade film shows the condensed journey of our produce  from the beginning of the supply chain, where workers toil away in rough conditions, directly to the end of the journey, where we bring the produce into our homes.

New Fairtrade film challenges Scots not to feed exploitation

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New vehicle tax rates to be introduced

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Just a quarter of Scottish workers get enough mental health support

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Extra drive on roads maintenance

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Job opportunities promised at open day

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100th birthday joy for Jenny

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Brits tell 20 fibs a week about their ‘healthy’ living habits!

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Raith Underpass partially closed due to flooding just days after opening

Transport 1
Workmen looking at signal problem at Motherwell station

Motherwell to Cumbernauld rail service back to normal

Transport 2
Keith Brown, the Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work, with Graeme Reid, project manager for the M8 M73 M74 Motorway Improvements Project.

Pic: Chris Watt

Hopes that opening of Raith Underpass will deal with ‘historic’ congestion

Transport 3

Man, 19, ‘critical’ after road crash in Larkhall

Transport

Bothwell road closed after collision

Transport

Public consulted on future of Police Scotland

Crime 1
Michael and Donna Howard were found guilty of VAT evasion at Hamilton Sheriff Court.

Pair guilty of VAT scam

Crime
Phone Shop owner Jose Gonzalez

Phone shop raider jailed

Crime
Fan was accused of singing IRA song when Motherwell played Celtic

Football fans get result in court

Crime
The new exhibition is part of a campaign to introduce the first female figurehead to The Hall of Heroes.

New exhibition celebrating women from Scotland’s history

Education
Students who helped New College Lanarkshire reach the top spot of a prestigious skills competition for the third time in four years have been recognised at the Scottish Parliament.

Students’ skills recognised at Parliament

Education
In the summer of 1917 three shepherd children, L�cia Santos and her cousins Jacinta and Francisco Marto reported Our Lady had appeared to them at the Cova da Iria, in Fatima, Portugal.

Trip planned to celebrate 100th anniversary of apparitions

Education
Guests have a good time in support of the children of Namulenga

St Bernadette’s celebrating the completion of Malawi new build

Education

More than 300 jobs to be created as Lidl gets go ahead for new distribution centre at Eurocentral

Business 1
The Bellshill branch of Airdrie Savings Bank will close in April

Chief executive tells MSPs how decision was made to close Airdrie Savings Bank

Business
The t-shirt has now been pulled from sale

Primark pulls Walking Dead t-shirt after row over racism

Business 2
Beattie has gone from strength to strength since being founded in Motherwell in 1986

Public relations firm enjoys record results

Business

Council deal could create 100,000 jobs

Politics
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced the funding during a visit to South Lanarkshire.

£10 million pounds for organisations to tackle climate change

Politics 4
Councillor Tom Johnston

SNP seeks assurances on safety of school buildings

Politics 2
Councillor Alan Beveridge

Councillor who quit SNP finds treatment of David Baird ‘astonishing’

Politics
Sir Tom Devine

Scots can be inspired by our global impact

Politics

Looking to pass on a box full of memories

Environment
The TouchBase Lanarkshire facility.

Julie gives her time to design sensory garden

Environment

Celtic legend Billy McNeill’s wife reveals his battle with dementia

Health
Karen Lau, pictured right, with link worker Susan Rendell

Shifting the focus from illness to person

News

Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Health
North Lanarkshire Council has distanced itself from baby bank.

MP welcomes council ban on baby bank

Health

Vitamin D supplements key to combating common cold

Health