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Gearing up for Gala Day

News
Tasers are commonly carried by police officers these days

Stun gun looked like a mobile phone

Crime
Parents are plundering childrens piggy banks to the tune of nearly �50 a year, according to the survey.

Annual poll shows six in ten parents raid their children’s piggy banks to cover costs

News
Expectant mothers will register to receive their babys box at an existing midwife appointment after June 15. Delivery will then begin on August 15 with the Baby Box sent directly to a home or other preferred address.

Registration for Baby Box will begin in June

News

Sustrans’ Bike to School Week rolls through Scotland

News

National survey reveals that Scots living with dementia have lost friends

News

Bothwell climber Ricky’s nightmare on Everest

News

Reality of the hardship that drives people to food banks

News

Heartless owners abandoned cats

Crime

Man ‘stable’ in hospital after vicious attack

Crime

Police name men killed in speedboat tragedy

Transport

Four weekends of disruption on Lanarkshire trains

Transport 3

New technology proved tipper driver wasn’t at fault for head-on collision

Transport
The level crossing will be closed on Saturday night

Level crossing closed as Motherwell station gets new signalling installed

Transport
Action from last year's event in Motherwell

Information drop-in ahead of Motherwell hosting cycling event

Transport

Stun gun looked like a mobile phone

Crime

Heartless owners abandoned cats

Crime

Man ‘stable’ in hospital after vicious attack

Crime
Armed police patrol around Manchester Piccadilly station in the wake of the  Manchester Arena atrocity.

Terror threat level reduced – but you’ll still see armed police

Crime

Fight over North Lanarkshire education support jobs continues

Education

Classroom support and breakfast clubs targeted by cash-strapped council

Education
Striking lecturers outside the Motherwell campus last week

Striking college lecturers claim victory

Education
UKSE regional executive Scott Webb joins members of the Fit For Girls programme at Cardinal Newman High as they show off their new attire which will allow the team to be easily identifiable in the school and wider community

Fit For Girls scores £2500 UKSE funding

Education

Balfour Beatty relocating seven offices to Eurocentral

Business
Edward Massey (front centre) with Terex Trucks colleagues, family members and representatives from EKGTA

Newarthill apprentice wins top award

Business
Necklace and earrings set with Swarovski Crystals from the Petra Heart collection at Warren James

Jewellery chain is opening new store

Business
St Andrew's Hospices Karen McFadyen launches You're Hired with Tesco Bellshills Nadine Pender and Paul Campbell

Businesses are challenged to help hospice

Business

Leader claims no deals done as Tories help Labour beat SNP for control of the council

Politics 3

ELECTION 2017 ROUND-UP: Polls predict ‘bluewash’ as Emily Thornberry turns airwaves blue

Politics 4
The General Election is on Thursday, June 8

Five parties confirm their candidates for General Election

Politics
Jim Logue and David Stocks were separated on stage by fellow candidates as they were reelected in Airdrie Central, and now seem further apart than ever

‘If you have proof 
then name names!’

Politics
The ultimate decision about who runs North Lanarkshire Council could resemble an episode of Play Your Cards Right

Councillors may need to play their cards right to take control

Politics

Met Office issue weather warning for weekend

Environment

Over 1,000 Lanarkshire patients need to provide new blood samples following cyber attack

Health
Staff at Specsavers in Motherwell give their backing to Comic Relief

Specsavers support for Comic Relief

Health
Winners at the NHS Lanarkshire awards, in Hamilton Town House.

Awards for NHS Lanarkshire’s inspiring staff and volunteers

Lifestyle
The funeral of Father Holmes will be held on Saturday

Long serving Spiritan priest passes away

Health
Bellshill Community Health Clinic

Safety concern raised at clinic

Health