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Hamilton  Sheriff Court

Jail at last for tormenting ex

Crime

The myth of the ‘relaxing bath’ revealed

News
The Electoral Reform Society claims that 1.8 million votes cast in Scotland made no impact on the overall result.

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics 2

First Minister’s Reading Challenge expands

News

Social experiment shows hundreds of people ignoring distressed dog in hot car

News

£3 million boost for Edinburgh and Glasgow cancer centres

Health 1

Baby Box registrations reach 10,000

News 1
Mairi Davies, climate change manager for Historic Environment Scotland with David Barnes, litter & flytipping manager, Zero Waste Scotland. Photo: � Sandy young Photograph.

Zero Waste Scotland launches new partnership approach to prevent litter

Environment

Unledded rock maestros play Motherwell

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

Jail at last for tormenting ex

Crime
Court heard of collisions

Four-year ban for double crash driver

Crime
Brannock High, Newarthill

School attack teen dodges custody

Crime
Inspector Alistair Anderson, Police Scotland youth volunteers Alanna Ferguson and Alanah Prentice, and Scotmids Ian Lovie

Campaign proves an effective deterrent

Crime
Uddingston and Bellshill MSP Richard Lyle

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

Education 1

Brexit fears of biodiesel firm

Business
There was a good turn out at the inaugural meeting of Motherwells Community Group which was held in South Dalziel Historic Building, having been initially formed online

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

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics 2
Pictured with the bust of Hutchison Sneddon are (l-r) North Lanarklshire provost Jean Jones, Culture NL chairwoman Heather McVey, Richard Marshalls wife Jean, Culture NL  chief executive Jillian Ferrie and Hutchison Sneddons wife Elizabeth

Bust of the last burgh provost is discovered

Politics
Councillor Paul Kelly

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
Mairi Davies, climate change manager for Historic Environment Scotland with David Barnes, litter & flytipping manager, Zero Waste Scotland. Photo: � Sandy young Photograph.

Zero Waste Scotland launches new partnership approach to prevent litter

Environment
John McDonnell MP and Jackie Baillie MSP with Central Scotland list MSP Richard Leonard

Shadow chancellor believes Scotland is responding to Labour’s manifesto

Environment
Could you be a hedgehog champion?

First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched

Environment

£3 million boost for Edinburgh and Glasgow cancer centres

Health 1
Picture Toby Williams: 19/06/2006. 07852292420.  HEROIN / METHADONE / DRUG ABUSE / SMACK / SHOOTING UP / INJECTING / OVERDOSE.  PICTURE POSED BY MODEL.

Drugs report makes for grim reading

Health 1
Peggy Baillie celebrates her birthday with several members of her large family at her home in Motherwell

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