Terrorism: Be alert and take action

Members of the public are being encouraged to report suspicious activity in a bid to prevent terrorism.

Lanarkshire Family History Society's Military Group

Project to catalogue county’s WW1 fallen

Lanarkshire Family History Society is moving forward with an ambitious project to catalogue every Lanarkshire man who fell during World War One.

Cedric Kipre is shown red card by Craig Thomson (Pic by Ian McFadyen)

Motherwell FC appeal Cedric Kipre red card

Motherwell FC are appealing the controversial first half red card dished out to Cedric Kipre by referee Craig Thomson during Sunday's 0-0 home draw against Celtic.

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The South will be performing the hits of the Beautiful South at Glasgow's O2 ABC 2 on Friday, March 30.

The South carry on regardless with hits of the Beautiful South

When great British pop institution The Beautiful South split in 2007, some members of the band didn’t feel ready to hang up their microphones or instruments just yet …

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Stephen Roboinson encourages his side against Celtic (Pic by Ian McFadyen)

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson denies half-time verbals with Celtic's Scott Brown in Fir Park tunnel

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson has denied having a verbal exchange in the Fir Park tunnel with Celtic skipper Scott Brown in the Fir Park tunnel at half-time on Sunday.

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Motherwell's Cedric Kipre is controversially sent off by referee Craig Thomson (Pic by Ian McFadyen)

Superhuman second half effort earns 10-man Motherwell 0-0 draw with Celtic

An outstanding backs to the wall second half display earned 10-man Motherwell a deserved 0-0 draw against champions Celtic at a freezing Fir Park on Sunday, writes Craig Goldthorp.

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Clare Adamson MSP is pictured at the opening with Lanarkshire Childcare Services manager Margaret Brown, pastor John Murfin and church staff member Keiran Davidson

Church delighted to unveil new kitchen

The Elim Christian Centre in Motherwell has officially opened its new £21,000 kitchen.

Sneak thieves were at large in Muirhouse over the weekend

Sneak thieves were at large in Muirhouse over the weekend

A quantity of items including clothing, torches, a wrist watch and keys to a grey Vauxhall car were stolen from an insecure house in Muirhouse Avenue, Muirhouse, between 10.30pm on Friday and 4am the next day.

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Margo features in new update of Oxford Dictionary of Biography

Bellshill-born politician Margo MacDonald has been included in the latest update of the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography which adds 216 people who died in 2014.

Douglas with the Grant family, who were originally from Motherwell, in the mid 1890s.

Incredible story of ‘The Black Scotsman’ is now told on film

It is 100 years since prisoner of war Douglas Grant arrived in Motherwell following his release by the Germans.

An artists' impression of how the new rowing centre at Strathclyde Park will look

Planning permission granted for new rowing centre in park

A new £1 million rowing centre is set to be built in Strathclyde Park.

Craig Tanner won't play for Motherwell again this season (Pic by Ian McFadyen)

Motherwell's Craig Tanner to miss rest of season after freak injury sustained in training

Motherwell have been dealt a blow with the news that attacker Craig Tanner faces between four and six months on the sidelines.

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Bob McPherson and his Great Britain mates were knocked out of the Paralympic curling medal reckoning on Thursday

No Paralympic medal tilt for Motherwell curler Bob McPherson and Team GB

The big poster on the wall couldn’t provide divine inspiration for Motherwell wheelchair curler Bob McPherson after missing out on a second Paralympic medal, writes Ross Lawson of Sportsbeat.

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Clare Adamson MSP cutting the ribbon with Trust housing coordinator Tricia Djuritschek and Mission Place tenant May Dougan

Senior citizens journey into cyberspace

Motherwell and Wishaw MSP Clare Adamson helped to launch the new Digital Participation for Seniors programme at Mission Place in Motherwell.

Charles Dunne mimics driving a car as he celebrates Motherwell's Scottish Cup quater-final win over Hearts (Pic by Ian McFadyen)

’Well star thanked for act of kindness

A Holytown man has sent his thanks to Motherwell defender Charles Dunne for talking him home safely during the recent blizzards.

Tommy McGuire will be better prepared for playing at Motherwell Makes Music after being invited on stage at Country 2 Country having just gone along as a fan. Pic: Ewan McCunn

Tommy prepares to take to the stage

Motherwell musician Tommy McGuire made an impromptu appearance at the Country 2 Country music festival at the SSE Hydro on Saturday.

Helen Salt (SAPHiR) and Anne Clyde (UKSE) with Cardinal Newman High pupils Oliva Paterson and Barry Linden

Pupils discover how to get hired

Pupils from Cardinal Newman High in Bellshill are one step closer to landing their dream careers after learning how to successfully prepare for job interviews.

Big Brother is on the lookout for new contestants

Big Brother 2018 seeking applications from Motherwell & Bellshill residents

Big Brother is on the hunt for Scottish housemates to feature in this year’s version of the reality television series.

a locust being offering by Jude Scullion is a tasty treat

Meerkat pups are saved by caring pupils

A class of primary school pupils in Muirhouse have been hand rearing a pair of meerkat pups.

Council urged to sort flooding at boundary

Council urged to sort flooding at boundary

Margaret Mitchell has written to both local authorities in Lanarkshire council urging them to resolve the issue of flooding at the council boundary in Uddingston.

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