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Fannyside Muir bog project complete

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Some of the different kinds of sight-loss.

Number of Scots with sight loss could double by 2030

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Over a quarter of households face unexpected energy bill shocks by not supplying regular meter readings.

A quarter of households face energy bill shock

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Tackling hate crime should be a priority for the whole of society, according to a new report.

Tackling hate crime should be a priority: report

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The Buzzcocks: Still Going Steady

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Average cost of a wedding soars to over £25,000

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Homophobic views still prevalent in sport, research shows

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Over eight million expect to never own their own home

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MSP Margaret Mitchell fears further police cuts.

New fears over police stations

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Kenny Miller

Rangers striker arrested over Bothwell incident

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Road closures as gas work nears its end

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Police are investigating the crash

Driver taken to hospital after crash between taxi and bus

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Passengers at Bellshill station will be among those affected

Eight months of disruption for rail passengers

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Humza Yousaf meets construction staff on M87374 site

Drone footage reveals progress of new M8 ‘missing link’

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A still from the video of the Boness Road Bridge being demolished

Bridge demolition over Scotland’s busiest road makes way for new M8

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New fears over police stations

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Kenny Miller

Rangers striker arrested over Bothwell incident

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Court heard girls were abused.

Children’s home man guilty

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Floral tributes outside the house where John Hamilton was stabbed.

Two jailed over killing in Bellshill

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Mum’s anger over son’s playground injury

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North Lanarkshire Councils education convener Frank McNally breaks the ground as Bellshill Academy pupils show off how the development will look when complete.

Work begins on Academy facilities

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The Dalziel High pupils who achieved straight As at National 5 and Higher level with deputy heads Jaclyn Martin and Jennifer Di Mambro.

Top marks for pupils

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Cardinal Newman High

School gets £2m revamp

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Iain Craig with his certificate after completing the Get Into Construction training scheme.

Iain aiming to return to work after car crash

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Research reveals the benefits of different generations working together

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There will be several closures of the junctions with Hamilton Road.

Road closures as gas work nears its end

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Apprentices (l-r) Paul Smillie, Aaron Smith, Lewis Gibson and Sean Dearie meet David Elliot (second, left) of EKGTA who will oversee their training with Dalzell plant staff (l-r) senior engineers Jamie McCallum and Charlie McGinty and chief engineer William McWhinnie.

Looking to the future with new apprentices

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Motherwell woman Laura Devine has been nominated for an award after her popular wedding blog turned into a business

Blog is simply Devine as Laura becomes a rising star of the wedding industry

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Tax credit victims are urged to contact MP

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Bothwellhaugh Cemetery

MP hits out at ‘astronomical’ increase in cost of burials

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CAB hoped a petition with 4,500 signatures would save it from cuts.

CAB fears funding cut will close office

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The Watling Street sports pavilion

Councillor backs club’s pavilion plan

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NLC headquarters will welcome another seven councillors.

Extra councillors and boundary changes will cost £1 million

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We don’t need more traffic on this road

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Triathletes dive into Strathclyde Loch during the Commonwealth Games

Loch treated to keep triathletes safe

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People queued up to get bottled water in New Stevenston last June after tap water became contaminated.

‘Major incident’ left 6,000 without water

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Hospital failed to spot broken wrist

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One in four Scots surveyed by You Gov for sight loss charity RNIB still didnt know that eye examinations are free in Scotland.

One in four Scots don’t know eye exams are free

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Bellshill Mens Shed welcomes members of all ages who are involved in a variety of projects, with woodworking being a very popular pursuit.

Men can Shed their loneliness

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Nicole Norman with twin boys Aaron (left) and Kaiden

Mum’s anger over son’s playground injury

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The Remember Well group meets twice a week in Crosshill Parish Curch, Motherwell, and invites everyone affected by dementia to join them.

New members are Well-come

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