News

News

Peggy celebrates her 100th birthday in style

Health

Campaign proves an effective deterrent

Crime

Duck gets stuck in machinery at Motherwell factory

Environment

Scotland’s ‘Forever Home’ revealed

News

NFUS launches share farming project to address succession worries and new entrant barriers

News

Thousands of Scottish cats at risk of potentially fatal diseases

News 1
The life of Scottish doctor Elsie Inglis is to be celebrated in Serbia.

Events to celebrate the life of Elsie

News
Airbles Road is partially closed for emergency gas repairs. Pic: Alan Watson

Gas workers left Airbles Road emergency to show consideration to residents

Transport 2

Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Transport 1
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Transport
At 90 per cent, Scotrails passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

Rail passengers give Scotrail the thumbs up

Transport

Campaign proves an effective deterrent

Crime
The incident happened in Clay Crescent

Teenagers threaten Bellshill pensioner at knifepoint on her own doorstep

Crime
Police arrested four in McClurg Court on heroin charge

Heroin charge four get good deal in court

Crime

Thugs attacked man for his watch

Crime 1
Uddingston and Bellshill MSP Richard Lyle

MSP welcomes Holyrood cash to help children living in poverty succeed at school

Education 1

First meeting takes Facebook group ‘live’

Business
All factory staff will soon benefit from the Living Wage.

Poppy factory becomes Living Wage employer

Business
Scott Burton is now working at Key Signs in Bellshill

‘Prospects’ of getting a job are improving

Business

Devro sees sales rise in first half of the year

Business

Depute leader describes special council meeting as ‘pointless’

Politics 3
Council leader Jim Logue

Special meeting will call for council leader to step aside

Politics 1
Motherwell South East and Ravenscraig councillor Agnes Magowan asked for overgrown trees and shrubs in Dalzell Drive to be dealt with

New councillor ‘amazed’ by the variety of cases

Politics
The Liber8 Health and Leisure Facility in Burnhead Street, Viewpark. Pic: Alan Watson

Viewpark centre to close this month

Politics
North Lanarkshire Council chief executive Paul Jukes

SNP’s anger over chief executive’s refusal to release audit report

Politics 2
Waddle enjoys a good scrub to remove the oil. Pic: SSPCA

Duck gets stuck in machinery at Motherwell factory

Environment

Peggy celebrates her 100th birthday in style

Health
Derek Docherty will be cheering on Motherwell this season thanks to Coopers

Butcher ensures ’Well fan will see heroes in action

Health
Lauren Magunnigal, from Motherwell, with the Hogwarts Express

Lauren takes a break from cancer treatment to enjoy a magical trip

Health

DWP funds CAB programme

Health
Project Gambias Frank Devine, second left, and Paul Lafferty, far right, take delivery of more hearing aids after meeting ear specialist Arun Iyer and his NHS colleagues

NHS support for charity is loud and clear

Health