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Bus fire under investigation

First Glasgow has launched an internal investigation to discover why one of its buses burst in flames in Motherwell last week.

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Barrier needed to cut the noise

Barrier needed to cut the noise

Thorniewood councillor Bob Burrows about is looking for feedback about an increase in noise from the M74 extension.

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Police Scotland.

Travel with caution advice for drivers

Drivers across Scotland are advised to travel with extra caution, as the latest weather warnings for the country are announced.

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Police advise drivers to avoid travelling tonight in southern and central Scotland

Police advise drivers to avoid travelling tonight in southern and central Scotland

Police Scotland is advising drivers in much of the southern and central belt areas to avoid travelling on the roads tonight, following a warning by the Met Office of severe weather between 9pm tonight and 5am tomorrow.

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Natalie Anderson and Charlie O'Neill from Gist with one of the vehicles you could learn to drive. Pic: Craig Halkett

Unique raffle prize in aid of DreamMaker

If you have ever fancied a career as a lorry driver a Eurocentral firm is running a raffle with a unique star prize.

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M74 will be linked to the M80

£190m road will link motorways

A £190 million roads’ programme to boost the regneration of Ravenscraig has been approved by the Glasgow City Region cabinet.

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Pictured at Motherwell stations are, from left: John Malley, Station Team manager, Peter O'Connell, head of Station and Retail Development with Scotrail, and North Lanarkshire Council Depute leader, Councillor Paul Kelly.

Motherwell station hub could be best in Scotland

North Lanarkshire Council is working with Abellio ScotRail and SPT on plans for an improved transport interchange at Motherwell station.

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There will be days without any service.

When can I get a train over Christmas and New Year?

ScotRail has released the Christmas and New Year schedule, with warnings that there will be no trains on certain days over the festive period.

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Councillor Nathan Wilson

Councillor welcomes park and ride news

Motherwell South East and Ravenscraig councillor Nathan Wilson has welcomed the news that construction on the long-awaited park and ride at Shieldmuir station will begin in January.

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The damage to Lisa Sneddon's car caused by the accident in Range Road

‘It’s time to end this parking nightmare’

A pregnant Muirhouse woman has started a petition calling for the Shieldmuir park and ride to finally be built after being involved in a car crash.

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announces the feasibility studies are being commissioned

Plan for station at Eurocentral

A new station could be built at Eurocentral as part of plans to upgrade cross-border train journeys.

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Some of the damage caused in The Loaning back in July

Traffic petition will be considered by council committee

Motherwell West councillor Meghan Gallacher has backed calls for traffic and speed management at the junction of The Loaning and Ladywell Road in Motherwell.

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Scotrail tweeted a picture of workers removing a tree from the overhead lines in Bellshill

Train services returning to normal after tree removed

Scotrail has confirmed a tree has been removed from the overhead wires at Bellshill that fell as Storm Ophelia battered Lanarkshire.

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Crossing patrollers are axed by council

Crossing patrollers are axed by council

South Lanarkshire Council has axed two crossing patrollers in Bothwell and Uddingston.

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The level crossing at Bellshill Road/Logans Road in Motherwell

Network Rail has no plans to close Motherwell crossing ... for now

Network Rail claims it has no plans to seek closure of the level crossing in Motherwell.

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An artist's impression of how the redeveloped Motherwell Station might look, but it remains to be seen what ideas the new 'Lead Design Consultant' may have

Scotrail pushes forward with station revamp

Abellio Scotrail is in the process of a appointing a ‘Lead Design Consultant’ for the redevelopment of Motherwell station.

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Showing off the new Ford star

This car can shift

Staff and customers at a Motherwell car showroom got a chance to view the new Ford GT, 50 years after the company’s iconic GT40 had a historic win at Le Mans.

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Councillor Agnes Magowan in Gavin Street

Safety concerns at junction

Motherwell South East and Ravenscraig councillor Agnes Magowan has raised concerns about the possibility of an accident at the junction of Gavin Street, Manse Road and Edward Street.

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Airbles Road is partially closed for emergency gas repairs. Pic: Alan Watson

Gas workers left Airbles Road emergency to show consideration to residents

SGN has explained by no workmen were on site yesterday (Sunday) evening following reports of a gas leak in Airbles Road, Motherwell.

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Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Expect disruption on the railways over the next four Sundays as improvement works take place to renew sections of track between Rutherglen and Jordanhill.

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