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Campaign proves an effective deterrent

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

Duck gets stuck in machinery at Motherwell factory

Environment

Sister pays tribute to ‘legend’ Mary

News 3

Butcher ensures ’Well fan will see heroes in action

Health

Record high in Scottish employment

News 1
Helen Vass is urging people to put their baking skills to the test for charity.

Time to get your ‘bake’ on for charity

News

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
From left: John Fairweather, regional resilience advisor, Karen Macaulay, national emergency preparedness communications and liaison manager (both Scottish Ambulance Service), Mark Ilderton, head of ScotRail Alliance Integrated Control.

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

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

Duck gets stuck in machinery at Motherwell factory

Environment
Last months Roman themed family fun day attracted hundreds of visitors to Strathclyde Park

Park is top of the list for outdoor visitors

Environment

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
Cell therapy could make a big difference to the treatment of tumours. Pic: Lenny Warren.

€4m EU funding towards a cure for cancer

Health