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New technology proved tipper driver wasn’t at fault for head-on collision

A Bellshill firm has been able to use new technology to prove one of its drivers was not responsible for a head-on collision with a car.

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The level crossing will be closed on Saturday night

Level crossing closed as Motherwell station gets new signalling installed

The level crossing on Logans Road, Motherwell, will be closed on Saturday night to allow for ‘essential’ rail maintenance to be carried out.

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Action from last year's event in Motherwell

Information drop-in ahead of Motherwell hosting cycling event

A drop-in event is being held on Tuesday, May 2, to give residents and businesses in Motherwell information about The Tour Series cycling event later in the month.

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Engineers clear cones from the M8 "Missing Link" as it is set to open ahead of schedule. Pic: SWNS

Missing link to be completed ahead of schedule

A new section of one of Scotland’s busiest motorways is to open to traffic nearly a week ahead of schedule.

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Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Drivers have been warned to expect “significant delays” over Easter with more than 20 million cars expected on the roads between Maundy Thursday and Easter Monday.

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Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Keith Brown MSP

Still no answers about cause of Raith underpass flooding

The Scottish Government has admitted it still doesn’t know what caused the new Raith underpass to flood, just days after it opened.

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An artist's impression of how a refurbished Motherwell station might look

Redevelopment plan for station

The ScotRail Alliance has submitted a business case to Transport Scotland for a planned redevelopment of Motherwell station.

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Engineers are working in Hope Street

Gas leak work goes on

Engineers are today still working in Motherwell’s Hope Street to repair a leaking gas mains.

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Motherwell station will be getting a new signalling system

Train disruption over Easter weekend as improvements are carried out

Lanarkshire trains will be disrupted over the Easter weekend as Network Rail carries out improvements.

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Calder Road is due to be closed for five days

Road closed in Mossend

Drivers in Mossend face a detour when Calder Road is closed next week.

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North Lanarkshire pilot uses lasers to track vehicles’ emissions

North Lanarkshire pilot uses lasers to track vehicles’ emissions

Drivers in North Lanarkshire will have their emissions tracked in the first use of laser-based roadside technology in Scotland.

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Glasgow-bound drivers won't have access to A8 from Bellshill

A8 will be shut tonight

Motorists face a diversion tonight when the A8 is closed between Baillieston and Shawhead.

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Brandon Street is shut one way from the Airbles Street junction to Menteith Road.

Town centre road closure

Drivers in Motherwell face a diversion after an emergency road closure.

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Gary O'Rorke has welcomed the installation of the new signs

A clear sign speeding isn’t on

Drivers heading north on Shields Road in Muirhouse will have no excuse for not watching their speed now.

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Action from an Old Firm meeting earlier this season

Plan ahead if you are heading to Old Firm game

Greater Glasgow’s police chief has warned supporters they could face travel disruption ahead of this Sunday’s Scottish Premiership fixture between Celtic and Rangers.

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Action from the 2016 Tour Series event in Motherwell

Cycle event returns to Motherwell in May

Britain’s top professional cyclists will return to the streets of Motherwell in May.

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M80 roadworks next week

M80 roadworks next week

Essential roadworks will require part of the M80 to be closed on Monday night.

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Transport Minister Humza Yousaf

Explanation needed for cause of flooding in Raith underpass

Central Scotland list MSP Margaret Mitchell is seeking an explanation as to why the new Raith underpass flooded just days after opening.

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Road into Bellshill will be closed on Sunday.

Road closure on Sunday

Drivers face a diversion when a main road into Bellshill is shut for repairs on Sunday.

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Keith Brown (left), the Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work, on a visit to the Raith Underpass just before it opened.

Picture: Chris Watt.

Raith Underpass partially closed due to flooding just days after opening

It took nearly three years to construct, but just a few days for part of the new Raith Underpass to be closed due to flooding.

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