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Daily Mirror
Pauline Cafferkey says she will never run again after battling Ebolahas said she will probably never run again due to the weakening effect of the v
Pauline Cafferkey says she will never run again after battling Ebola
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
has said she will probably never run again due to the weakening effect of the virus. The 40-year-old from Cambuslang, South Lanarkshire, said she has been left with a permanent weakness in her left leg after contracting the virus while working... Read more
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Scotsman
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey ‘may never run again’has said she will probably never run again due to the weakening effect of the v
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey ‘may never run again’
Scotsman / Posted 17 hours ago
has said she will probably never run again due to the weakening effect of the virus. The 40-year-old from Cambuslang, South Lanarkshire, said she has been left with a permanent weakness in her left leg after contracting the virus while working... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots nurse Pauline Cafferkey unable to run again due to Ebola virusreturn to the UK. After recovering, she was discharged and returned to her wor
Scots nurse Pauline Cafferkey unable to run again due to Ebola virus
heraldscotland / Posted 19 hours ago
return to the UK. After recovering, she was discharged and returned to her work as a nurse at Blantyre health centre in South Lanarkshire, but fell ill again in October and was this time treated for meningitis caused by Ebola. She was flown... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Third day of bomb threats force UK schools to evacuateof schools" in the central area received a telephoned threat today and that two
Third day of bomb threats force UK schools to evacuate
Daily Mirror / Posted 20 hours ago
of schools" in the central area received a telephoned threat today and that two have been closed down. Canberra Primary in South Lanarkshire has been "cordoned off" and pupils have been moved to Mossneuk, according to parents. Separately, children... Read more
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Daily Record
Another Scottish school has been evacuated following a bomb hoaxto the school at around 1.30pm. Carluke Primary and Canberra Primary in East K
Another Scottish school has been evacuated following a bomb hoax
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
to the school at around 1.30pm. Carluke Primary and Canberra Primary in East Kilbride were among the schools evacuated. South Lanarkshire Council said pupils had to be moved to other nearby schools. Pupils and staff at Dunrobin Primary in... Read more
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Daily Record
Apartment blaze started after pensioner used heat gun to defrost his freezerbut was otherwise uninjured. Bishops Gate in Thorntonhall before the devastati
Apartment blaze started after pensioner used heat gun to defrost his freezer
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
but was otherwise uninjured. Bishops Gate in Thorntonhall before the devastation The burned out building in the leafy South Lanarkshire village may now have to be completely demolished. The drama unfolded on April 29 but details about the... Read more
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Daily Record
Watch chart-topping band Busted open tearoom in rural Glespinfor a spot of lunch and signed the walls. The chart-topping lads took some tim
Watch chart-topping band Busted open tearoom in rural Glespin
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
for a spot of lunch and signed the walls. The chart-topping lads took some time out while on their UK tour to pop into the South Lanarkshire centre to cut the ribbon which marked its official opening. Busted took time off from their national tour... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Luxury apartments destroyed by fire after pensioner used heat gun to defrost freezerbut they also had to flee amid fears the structure could collapse. It is under
Luxury apartments destroyed by fire after pensioner used heat gun to defrost freezer
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
but they also had to flee amid fears the structure could collapse. It is understood the burned out building in the leafy South Lanarkshire village may now have to be completely demolished. The drama unfolded on April 29 but details about the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Luxury flats destroyed by fire after pensioner used heat gun to defrost freezerbut they also had to flee amid fears the structure could collapse. It is under
Luxury flats destroyed by fire after pensioner used heat gun to defrost freezer
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
but they also had to flee amid fears the structure could collapse. It is understood the burned out building in the leafy South Lanarkshire village may now have to be completely demolished. The drama unfolded on April 29 but details about the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Luxury apartments in leafy Thorntonhall destroyed by fire after pensioner used paint stripping heat gun to defrost freezerbut they also had to flee amid fears the structure could collapse. It is under
Luxury apartments in leafy Thorntonhall destroyed by fire after pensioner used paint stripping heat gun to defrost freezer
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
but they also had to flee amid fears the structure could collapse. It is understood the burned out building in the leafy South Lanarkshire village may now have to be completely demolished. The drama unfolded on April 29 but details about the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Luxury apartments in leafy Thorntonhall destroyed by fire after pensioner used paint stripping heat gun to defrost freezerbut they also had to flee amid fears the structure could collapse. It is under
Luxury apartments in leafy Thorntonhall destroyed by fire after pensioner used paint stripping heat gun to defrost freezer
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
but they also had to flee amid fears the structure could collapse. It is understood the burned out building in the leafy South Lanarkshire village may now have to be completely demolished. The drama unfolded on April 29 but details about the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Scottish university campus plan given council backingPROPOSALS by a Scottish university to build a new campus have been given approv
Scottish university campus plan given council backing
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
PROPOSALS by a Scottish university to build a new campus have been given approval by planners. South Lanarkshire Council has given the green light to a new campus for the University of the West of Scotland (UWS) on the edge of Hamilton. The... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish university campus plan given council backingcommercial activities. A UWS spokesman said: “We are delighted that consent fo
Scottish university campus plan given council backing
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
commercial activities. A UWS spokesman said: “We are delighted that consent for this proposed campus has been granted by South Lanarkshire Council. “The new campus is subject to final approval being given by the university’s governing body at a... Read more
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Scotsman
Schools across central belt evacuated after bomb threatsby Police Scotland.” Carluke primary and Canberra primary in East Kilbride wer
Schools across central belt evacuated after bomb threats
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
by Police Scotland.” Carluke primary and Canberra primary in East Kilbride were among the schools evacuated in South Lanarkshire. Pupils and staff at Dunrobin Primary in Airdrie were also removed from classes but have now returned. A... Read more
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Scotsman
One dead after digger crashes on top of car near GlasgowFernhill Road. A witness told STV News the digger fell off a low loader traile
One dead after digger crashes on top of car near Glasgow
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
Fernhill Road. A witness told STV News the digger fell off a low loader trailer and landed on top of a car in the street. South Lanarkshire Council advised that the road is shut at its junction with Croftfoot Road due to a serious accident. {*... Read more
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Daily Record
Bomb threat: Worried parents and children describe chaos after school evacuationFRIGHTENED parents faced an anxious wait to see their children today after a te
Bomb threat: Worried parents and children describe chaos after school evacuation
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
FRIGHTENED parents faced an anxious wait to see their children today after a telephone threat forced the evacuation of a South Lanarkshire primary school. Canberra Primary School was one of the several schools across the central belt of Scotland to... Read more
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Daily Record
Schools across Scotland evacuated after 'explosive device' telephone threat'take children's head's off'. Carluke Primary and Canberra Primary in East Kil
Schools across Scotland evacuated after 'explosive device' telephone threat
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
'take children's head's off'. Carluke Primary and Canberra Primary in East Kilbride are among the schools evacuated. South Lanarkshire Council said pupils have been moved to other nearby schools. Pupils and staff at Dunrobin Primary in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Threats to bomb 40 UK schools in 24 hours probed by counter terror policeof schools" in the central area received a telephoned threat today and that two
Threats to bomb 40 UK schools in 24 hours probed by counter terror police
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
of schools" in the central area received a telephoned threat today and that two have been closed down. Canberra Primary in South Lanarkshire has been "cordoned off" and pupils have been moved to Mossneuk, according to parents. Separately, children... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Playful prairie pups make first public appearanceKookaburra could be the next to deliver a new arrival with the female bird curr
Playful prairie pups make first public appearance
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
Kookaburra could be the next to deliver a new arrival with the female bird currently incubating an egg. General Manager of South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture Gerry Campbell said; ‘It is a very exciting time for Calderglen with these new arrivals... Read more
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Daily Record
Several schools across central belt of evacuated after telephone threatsaid which schools are affected, but reports on social media suggest Carluke Pr
Several schools across central belt of evacuated after telephone threat
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
said which schools are affected, but reports on social media suggest Carluke Primary School and Canberra Primary School in South Lanarkshire have been evacuated. Police said the threat is not thought to be credible but some schools have been... Read more
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express
Bomb threats hit more UK schools - just a day after 27 were evacuatedschools" were hit and two have been closed. Among those said to be affected no
Bomb threats hit more UK schools - just a day after 27 were evacuated
express / Posted 3 days ago
schools" were hit and two have been closed. Among those said to be affected north of the border were Canberra Primary in South Lanarkshire and Carluke Primary in High Mill in the same region. Another school in Northern Ireland - Bloomfield... Read more
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Daily Mirror
More bomb threats in UK schools day after vows to 'shoot and behead' childrencollect their children from Lisnabreen Presbyterian Church nearby "as soon as p
More bomb threats in UK schools day after vows to 'shoot and behead' children
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
collect their children from Lisnabreen Presbyterian Church nearby "as soon as possible." In Scotland, Canberra Primary in South Lanarkshire has been "cordoned off" and pupils have been moved to Mossneuk, according to parents. Separately,... Read more
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Scotsman
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared ‘a horrible death’told how she feared she might “die a horrible death” after contracting the viru
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared ‘a horrible death’
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
told how she feared she might “die a horrible death” after contracting the virus. Pauline Cafferkey, 40, from Cambuslang, South Lanarkshire, has told of the horror of being diagnosed with Ebola twice and her fight for survival and her hopes for... Read more
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Evening Standard
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Kingston Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Streatham Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Bury Times
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Gazette
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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guardian-series
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Harrow Times
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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This is West Country
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Gazette News
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Bolton News
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Croydon Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Northern Echo
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous in
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey feared she might 'die a horrible death'
Northern Echo / Posted 9 days ago
once more in February and treated for a complication related to her previous infection. Describing her Ebola symptoms, the South Lanarkshire nurse said: "The first or second day my mouth was very painful. And then as time went on, I had a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Killer Robert Howard 'weighed up' options on prison regimes, Arlene inquest toldwas also asked about another conversation with Howard in which he asked to be d
Killer Robert Howard 'weighed up' options on prison regimes, Arlene inquest told
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
was also asked about another conversation with Howard in which he asked to be detained at the Carstairs facility in South Lanarkshire. Frank O'Donoghue QC, representing the coroner, said: "It is a mental institution in Scotland. It is for... Read more
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Daily Star
Ebola epidemic: Deadly virus detected in sperm of survivors months after recoveryas Liberia became the final country to receive the all-clear, with WHO Director
Ebola epidemic: Deadly virus detected in sperm of survivors months after recovery
Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
as Liberia became the final country to receive the all-clear, with WHO Director of Emergency Risk Management and Humanitarian Response R Pauline Cafferkey, of South Lanarkshire, was originally infected while working in Sierra Leone in December 2... Read more
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heraldscotland
PPP school fears spread to South Lanarkshire Councilused PPP to overhaul 17 secondary schools at a cost of £318m. However, the two
PPP school fears spread to South Lanarkshire Council
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
used PPP to overhaul 17 secondary schools at a cost of £318m. However, the two authorities used different contractors. In South Lanarkshire, the secondaries were built by Morgan Ashhurst, now called Morgan Sindall. Miller Construction, which was... Read more
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heraldscotland
SNP could be only party to trigger council by-elections after Scottish Parliament victoriesodds with the party by confirming he will take a salary as a councillor and an
SNP could be only party to trigger council by-elections after Scottish Parliament victories
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
odds with the party by confirming he will take a salary as a councillor and an MSP in the coming year, despite meetings of South Lanarkshire Council and the Scottish Parliament regularly clashing. A Scottish Conservative source close to the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Conservative councillor who was elected as an MSP to take two salaries totalling £75,000MSP on the Central Scotland regional list and will now get a wage of £58,000.
Conservative councillor who was elected as an MSP to take two salaries totalling £75,000
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
MSP on the Central Scotland regional list and will now get a wage of £58,000. He is also paid around £17,000 by South Lanarkshire Council but will not hand his earnings back despite huge cuts in local government funding. The Tories saw... Read more
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