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Holly hosts festive fun and films

Staff at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre will be joined by Holly the Elf throughout December for festive fun and films.

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Motherwell student Rachel Clinton appears with Christopher Brookmyre at City Lines

Clinton to make her debut at Book Week Scotland event

A talented student writer from Motherwell is set to make her public speaking debut alongside best-selling novelist Christopher Brookmyre.

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Ben Affleck and Anna Kendrick star in The Accountant

Film Review: The Accountant (15)

Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J. K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey Tambor, John Lithgow

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Thomas Docherty with his remembrance coin

Bellshill’s Thomas creates new Remembrance coin design

A Bellshill man who now works at the Royal Mint has designed the 2016 commemorative £5 coin.

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Carol Vorderman. Pic: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com

I’m a Celebrity... line-up announced

All bets are off as we can now reveal the full line-up for I’m a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! 2016 which includes TV star Carol Vorderman, Gogglebox’s Scarlett Moffatt and Emmerdale’s Adam Thomas.

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Ewan McGregor and Ewan Bremner filming in Edinburgh. Credit - Jane Barlow

VIDEO - Official Trainspotting trailer released - Warning explicit content

The first official trailer for the long-awaited sequel to the cult film Trainspotting has been released.

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The 10 oldest TV shows still on the air

The 10 oldest TV shows still on the air

On November 2 1936, the BBC launched the UK’s first regular TV service.

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Enjoy Drive In Movies at M&D's Theme Park this Hallowe'en

Drive In classics at M&D’s

The Times & Speaker has teamed up with Scotland’s Theme Park to offer one lucky reader and up to three friends the chance to experience M&D’s Drive In Movies this Hallowe’en.

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Which of these TV game shows would you most like to see return?

Which of these TV game shows would you most like to see return?

The Crystal Maze is set to return to our TV screens and that got us thinking - which other game show would you like to see back on TV?

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Charlie Sheen reveals all about THAT meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Charlie Sheen reveals all about THAT meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Hollywood bad boy Charlie Sheen has revealed big screen comeback plans after admitting for the first time that his public ‘meltdown’ was a result of dealing with his HIV secret.

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Portrait of Ian Baraclough during his final moments at Fir Park by Fraser MacDonald

A celebration of failure

Football fans have been given the chance to buy their own slice of soccer failure.

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The Starstruck boys hip hop and street dance class

Teacher developing yoga classes for kids

Starstruck Studios in Motherwell is holding a free open day for children’s yoga classes next month.

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Caroline gets in some practice whenever she can

Caroline puts her best foot forward to be dancing queen

Carfin woman Caroline Wardrope is swapping her pots and pans for a pair of dancing shoes.

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Caitriona Balfe as Claire Randall in a scene from Outlander. Picture: AP/Sony Pictures

Outlander locations record surge in tourist numbers

The worldwide success of the television adaptation of the first of Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander novels has reaped benefits for Scotlands tourist industry.

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Sally Marie outside Motherwell YMCA

Sally is dancing on a dream project

A London-based dancer has revealed her dream to renovate Motherwell YMCA and turn it into a new community facility.

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Nicholas relaxes at home with mum Eileen and sister Antonia (8) - who's thrilled her brother has made the front page of the Times & Speaker.

‘X-man’ Nicholas ‘set to win’

Motherwell X-Factor star Nicholas McDonald is on Cloud Nine as he heads south for another exhausting music trial - but his feet are on the ground.

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‘Round my corner’ - Gunner by Holy Mountain - Easterhouse, Glasgow

We have teamed up with the National Youth Film Festival Awards to showcase the best of teenage UK talent in a short-film contest.

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‘Round my corner’ competition - The baby of Waterloo

We have teamed up with the National Youth Film Festival Awards to showcase the best of teenage UK talent in a short-film contest.

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‘Round my corner’ competition - Zara

We have teamed up with the National Youth Film Festival Awards to showcase the best of teenage UK talent in a short-film contest.

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SENT IN - colin prior book4  - Basalt Columns & Beach, Isle of Canna, Hebrides

Picture perfect Colin scales new peaks

A NEW collection of work by leading Bothwell landscape photographer Colin Prior is published in his latest book, High Light.

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