Demolition job a ‘scandal’

A decision to demolish bungalows and flats in Motherwell despite a long council waiting list for homes has been branded “scandalous”.

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Drivers face more disruption on Airbles Road, Motherwell

Drivers face more delays

Drivers are being warned they face more delays in Motherwell due to roadworks.

Protestors handing over their petition last year. Hundreds more signatures have been added.

Protests delay link road plan

Fierce opposition to plans for a road linking Holytown to Eurocentral has led to the project being delayed.

Councillor Paul Kelly with the plans for the Windmillhill Street/Camp Street improvements

Regeneration work starts outside Motherwell Health Centre

Work starts today (Monday) on improvements to the public space outside Motherwell Health Centre on Windmillhill Street.

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Work in Chestnut Crescent sparked concern initially

Concerns eased over parking spaces

Car parking spaces have been created for homes in Viewpark.

PC Brian Ratcliffe is warning drivers who ignore no entry sign in Pollock Street

Drivers face town centre crackdown

Police are warning of a crackdown after losing patience with drivers breaking the rules in Motherwell town centre.

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The police are warning people to be careful in the snow.

Drivers reminded to take care in the snow

The police are warning people to take extra care on the roads today after snow fall overnight.

A yellow warning for snow is in place for much of Scotland

Warning of snow issued by Met Office

The Met Office has issued a yellow ‘be aware’ warning for snow on Tuesday.

Slip closures and layout changes on M8 as phased opening of new roads starts

Slip closures and layout changes on M8 as phased opening of new roads starts

Kelpies get a ‘health’ check

Kelpies get a ‘health’ check

When your ‘pet’ is in need of a health check who do you call?

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Parochial Hall at St Patrick's in Shieldmuir

Caretaker needed to save Parochial Hall

The future of the Parochial Hall at St Patrick’s Church in Shieldmuir is looking uncertain.

The Dogs Trust search for abandoned dog didn't have a happy ending

Dog appeal ends in tragedy

There was a sad end to an appeal for information about a dog abandoned near the Dogs Trust Rehoming Centre in Uddingston.

Ricky Munday

Mountain man Ricky set for Tibet adventure

Bellshill mountaineer Ricky Munday is set for an expedition which includes climbing Everest and completing“the toughest foot race on earth”.

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Appeal for information as abandoned dog seen heading for M74

The Dogs Trust Rehoming Centre in Uddingston has put out an urgent appeal for information after an abandoned dog was last seen heading for the motorway.

A glass of cloudy water that came out of Cat Dormer's tap in Newarthill

Would you drink it?

Residents of Newarthill and Carfin have been told their water supply could be cloudy for several days after ‘air’ got into the water supply.

Braehead Park Tenants and Residents Association celebrate the financial backing of North Lanarkshire Councils Local Development Programme for the new play park

New £75k play area to replace ‘Spider Park’

Plans are being drawn up for a new play area in the West End area of Bellshill to replace the ‘Spider Park’.

Diners will be asked to take the bus to Indian Manor in Bothwell

Diners urged to take the bus

A restaurant plans to lay on a minibus for customers in a bid to ease traffic congestion.

Community activists Joe Gorman, left, and John Devlin have concerns about housing plan

Road safety fears over homes plan

Plans for a small housing development in Bellshill town centre have prompted concerns over road safety.

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Greenbelt protestors make their point in Bellshill

Greenbelt protest steps up a gear

Campaigners staged a protest as a Scottish Government official visited the proposed site of a controversial industrial development in Bellshill.

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Councillor Paul Kelly has been keen to involve the community to help persuade Ravenscraig Ltd on the direction it should take for the regeneration of the site

NLC’s £1.7m boost for next phase of ’Craig development

The regeneration of Ravenscraig is to receive a major boost with investment of £1.7 million from North Lanarkshire Council.

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