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heraldscotland
Revealed: 25,000 tax haven firms operating in Scotlandnearly 3000 at a flat in Leith and nearly as many again at a former draper’s sh
Revealed: 25,000 tax haven firms operating in Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 3 hours ago
nearly 3000 at a flat in Leith and nearly as many again at a former draper’s shop in the former mining village of Douglas, South Lanarkshire. None of the 25,000, according to the official extract data of Companies House, has filed... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
East Kilbride maths teacher convicted of sexually abusing two former pupilsof sexually abusing two pupils. Ronald Burton got to know the boys while teach
East Kilbride maths teacher convicted of sexually abusing two former pupils
EveningTimes Online / Posted 16 hours ago
of sexually abusing two pupils. Ronald Burton got to know the boys while teaching maths at two secondary school in South Lanarkshire. The 60 year-old groomed the pair by lavishing gifts on them – including underwear and gym... Read more
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heraldscotland
Residents lose the Right to Buy as Thatcher's flagship policy is scrapped£95,000 to a random private landlord, as well as a free asset which could be wo
Residents lose the Right to Buy as Thatcher's flagship policy is scrapped
heraldscotland / Posted 17 hours ago
£95,000 to a random private landlord, as well as a free asset which could be worth £130,000 in a couple of decades.” In South Lanarkshire, more than 39,000 homes have been sold through Right to Buy – equivalent to 60 per cent of its stock since... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish firm behind global 'essay mills' offering to write students' work for cashPartnerships (SLPs) formally registered at a former draper's shop on the Main S
Scottish firm behind global 'essay mills' offering to write students' work for cash
heraldscotland / Posted 21 hours ago
Partnerships (SLPs) formally registered at a former draper's shop on the Main Street of the mining village of Douglas, South Lanarkshire. The Herald this week revealed that the same address was being used by another SLP named by Ukraine's... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
'Wineathlon Glasgow' to be held in Stirlingshire after opposition from health boardcouncil said any application would have been, "far from straightforward." Orga
'Wineathlon Glasgow' to be held in Stirlingshire after opposition from health board
EveningTimes Online / Posted 22 hours ago
council said any application would have been, "far from straightforward." Organisers did not approach North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire or Renfrewshire councils about hosting the event in those areas either. Entry to the event, on September... Read more
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heraldscotland
'Wineathlon Glasgow' to be held in Stirlingshire after opposition from health boardcouncil said any application would have been, "far from straightforward." Orga
'Wineathlon Glasgow' to be held in Stirlingshire after opposition from health board
heraldscotland / Posted 23 hours ago
council said any application would have been, "far from straightforward." Organisers did not approach North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire or Renfrewshire councils about hosting the event in those areas either. Entry to the event, on September... Read more
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Scotsman
Darth Vader and Stormtroopers give Star Wars fan send offof the blockbusters’ most iconic characters. Meanwhile. the soundtrack from th
Darth Vader and Stormtroopers give Star Wars fan send off
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
of the blockbusters’ most iconic characters. Meanwhile. the soundtrack from the series was played at Andrew’s service at South Lanarkshire Crematorium in Blantyre. Andrew’s partner Sylvia Hoey, 50, said: “Andrew loved Star Wars. He was a really... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Funeral director dressed as Darth Vadar in special funeral tribute to Star Wars fanaticof the blockbusters' most iconic characters. Meanwhile. the soundtrack from th
Funeral director dressed as Darth Vadar in special funeral tribute to Star Wars fanatic
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
of the blockbusters' most iconic characters. Meanwhile. the soundtrack from the series was played at Andrew's service at South Lanarkshire Crematorium in Blantyre earlier this month. Andrew's partner Sylvia Hoey, 50, said he would have loved the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots family hold Star Wars funeral for sci-fi fanaticof the blockbusters' most iconic characters. Meanwhile. the soundtrack from th
Scots family hold Star Wars funeral for sci-fi fanatic
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
of the blockbusters' most iconic characters. Meanwhile. the soundtrack from the series was played at Andrew's service at South Lanarkshire Crematorium in Blantyre earlier this month. Andrew's partner Sylvia Hoey, 50, said he would have loved the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots firm at centre of organised crime probe into weapons dealInter has no presence in Scotland bar an address at a former draper’s shop in t
Scots firm at centre of organised crime probe into weapons deal
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
Inter has no presence in Scotland bar an address at a former draper’s shop in the high street of the South Lanarkshire former mining village of Douglas. This address, on Main Street, belongs to a small accountancy firm, Office... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Tunnock's plans to expand after boom in treat demand angers neighboursannoying as well. I feel allowing the extension to go ahead will make parking
Tunnock's plans to expand after boom in treat demand angers neighbours
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
annoying as well. I feel allowing the extension to go ahead will make parking even worse.” Plans have been submitted to South Lanarkshire Council revealing details of the extension with councillors due to make a decision in due... Read more
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heraldscotland
Tunnock’s plans to expand after boom in snack demand angers neighboursannoying as well. I feel allowing the extension to go ahead will make parking
Tunnock’s plans to expand after boom in snack demand angers neighbours
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
annoying as well. I feel allowing the extension to go ahead will make parking even worse.” Plans have been submitted to South Lanarkshire Council revealing details of the extension with councillors due to make a decision in due... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Cops receive award from Nil by Mouth for tackling sectarianism‘Kiss Bigotry Goodbye’ football festival which saw both catholic and non-denomi
Cops receive award from Nil by Mouth for tackling sectarianism
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
‘Kiss Bigotry Goodbye’ football festival which saw both catholic and non-denominational schools from across North and South Lanarkshire taking part in a tournament and receiving awareness raising inputs between matches. The event was a great... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Green flag flying high for Glasgow parks as they top marks for quality outdoor spaceGreen Flag awards last year along with Kelvingrove and Queens parks which were
Green flag flying high for Glasgow parks as they top marks for quality outdoor space
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
Green Flag awards last year along with Kelvingrove and Queens parks which were not included this year. Castlebank park in South Lanarkshire was presented with the award for the first time and New Dumbarton cemetery in West Dunbartonshire became... Read more
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Daily Mirror
New advert for M&D's theme park where rollercoaster derailed causes outrageThe huge billboard advertisement for the Giant Condor attraction, which appeare
New advert for M&D's theme park where rollercoaster derailed causes outrage
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
The huge billboard advertisement for the Giant Condor attraction, which appeared on a street in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, states in big letters: "Bring on the fear". But those who were caught up in the horror of the Tsunmai crash in June have hit... Read more
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Daily Record
Star Wars themed funeral with Darth Vader and stormtroopers for Scots film fanworker at Virgin Media in Airdrie, sadly passed away peacefully in his sleep on
Star Wars themed funeral with Darth Vader and stormtroopers for Scots film fan
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
worker at Virgin Media in Airdrie, sadly passed away peacefully in his sleep on June 27. His funeral service was held at South Lanarkshire Crematorium in Blantyre on July 11. Friends and family paid tribute to the Coatbridge man by wearing Star... Read more
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Scotsman
Tunnock’s to expand Lanarkshire factory amid global sales boomas well. “I feel allowing the extension to go-ahead will just make parking eve
Tunnock’s to expand Lanarkshire factory amid global sales boom
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
as well. “I feel allowing the extension to go-ahead will just make parking even worse.” Plans have been submitted to South Lanarkshire Council revealing details of the extension with councillors due to make a decision in due... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Charity assets frozen as bosses investigated for mismanagementaffected by the loss of rates involved in the dubious fund-raising technique ar
Charity assets frozen as bosses investigated for mismanagement
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
affected by the loss of rates involved in the dubious fund-raising technique are thought to have included Glasgow, South Lanarkshire and Fife, as well as a number in England. It is believed Scotia Aid had claimed rates relief on a number... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Scots domestic violence projects given £2.3M funding lifelinetheir mothers in our area. "We are all so thankful to the Big Lottery fund for
Scots domestic violence projects given £2.3M funding lifeline
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
their mothers in our area. "We are all so thankful to the Big Lottery fund for their continued and incredible support." South Lanarkshire and East Renfrewshire Women's Aid group has received £410,699 to extend their CEDAR programme in East... Read more
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Scottish Fitba
The French Connectionso in a recognised senior league. South of Scotland matches were initially play
The French Connection
Scottish Fitba / Posted 11 days ago
so in a recognised senior league. South of Scotland matches were initially played at the Hamilton Palace Sports Ground in South Lanarkshire before moving to Galabank, Annan from 2015. The Edusport Academy was founded in 2011 by Scot Chris Ewing... Read more
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heraldscotland
Watchdog freezes assets of charity over alleged business rates scamaffected by the loss of rates involved in the dubious fund-raising technique ar
Watchdog freezes assets of charity over alleged business rates scam
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
affected by the loss of rates involved in the dubious fund-raising technique are thought to have included Glasgow, South Lanarkshire, North Lanarkshire and Fife, as well as several in England. Scotia Aid, founded in 2010, has now had its... Read more
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Scotsman
Gotta catch ’em all: Scots businesses lure Pokémon playersoutside.” Comic book shop Settlers Hamilton has offered a free soft drink to a
Gotta catch ’em all: Scots businesses lure Pokémon players
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
outside.” Comic book shop Settlers Hamilton has offered a free soft drink to anyone dropping a “lure” outside its store in South Lanarkshire. Pokémon Go apps on the market range from one which claims to block all mentions of Pokémon on the... Read more
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Scotsman
Police find body of missing T in the Park manfull circumstances are continuing but the death is being treated as unexplained
Police find body of missing T in the Park man
Scotsman / Posted 17 days ago
full circumstances are continuing but the death is being treated as unexplained at this time.” Mr Richardson, from Wishaw, South Lanarkshire, is said to have been returning from the music festival at Strathallan when he went missing on... Read more
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metro
Body found in hunt for father who went missing after T in the Parkfull circumstances are continuing but the death is being treated as unexplained
Body found in hunt for father who went missing after T in the Park
metro / Posted 17 days ago
full circumstances are continuing but the death is being treated as unexplained at this time.’ Mr Richardson, from Wishaw, South Lanarkshire, is said to have been returning from the music festival at Strathallan when he went missing on... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Parents protest over cuts to Autism services leaving families without supportrun by Autism Scotland, due funding being axed by the Scottish Government has l
Parents protest over cuts to Autism services leaving families without support
EveningTimes Online / Posted 19 days ago
run by Autism Scotland, due funding being axed by the Scottish Government has left them without adequate support in South Lanarkshire. The council is proposing to set up its own One Stop Shop but the plans have been criticised by... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Parents protest over cuts to Autism servicesrun by Autism Scotland, due funding being axed by the Scottish Government has l
Parents protest over cuts to Autism services
EveningTimes Online / Posted 19 days ago
run by Autism Scotland, due funding being axed by the Scottish Government has left them without adequate support in South Lanarkshire. The council is proposing to set up its own One Stop Shop but the plans have been criticised by... Read more
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Daily Record
It's 20 years since T in the Park left its original home - relive the action from Strathclyde Parkthe availability of the Palace Grounds site for next year.” Stressing that the
It's 20 years since T in the Park left its original home - relive the action from Strathclyde Park
Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
the availability of the Palace Grounds site for next year.” Stressing that they would like to maintain links with South Lanarkshire, Stuart added: “We’ve had attractive offers from all over the place, but we would like to maintain the... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
Wildcats devastated over controversial lossjuniors, led this year by long-time Wildcats coach James Hudson, will look to i
Wildcats devastated over controversial loss
The Inverness Courier / Posted 22 days ago
juniors, led this year by long-time Wildcats coach James Hudson, will look to inflict the first defeat of the season on the south Lanarkshire side. “In the opening weekend both teams lost to East Kilbride,” added Paulin. “The junior squad managed... Read more
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Scotsman
Scot completes explorer’s ‘grand slam’ on coldest mountainSlam” by scaling the highest peaks on each of the seven continents and reaching
Scot completes explorer’s ‘grand slam’ on coldest mountain
Scotsman / Posted 23 days ago
Slam” by scaling the highest peaks on each of the seven continents and reaching both Poles. Newall Hunter, from Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, battled thick snow and bad weather, as temperatures plunged to -40C for his final climb to the summit of... Read more
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express
Calais migrants stage deadly AMBUSHES and hurl bricks at truckersthat we envisage another summer of unrest in the Calais area But the haulier,
Calais migrants stage deadly AMBUSHES and hurl bricks at truckers
express / Posted 23 days ago
that we envisage another summer of unrest in the Calais area But the haulier, who runs A.L. Campbell Haulage in Carstairs, South Lanarkshire, said his drivers now face frequent ambushes by migrants trying to get to the UK. He said: "Basically they... Read more
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metro
Calais migrants 'set ambush to stop vehicles'his truck to collide with another lorry, causing £100,000 of damage. Allan Cam
Calais migrants 'set ambush to stop vehicles'
metro / Posted 23 days ago
his truck to collide with another lorry, causing £100,000 of damage. Allan Campbell, who runs A.L. Campbell Haulage in South Lanarkshire, said that his drivers have to contend with frequent ambushes my migrants desperate to reach the UK. Last... Read more
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Daily Record
Scottish Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey not paid £4k paid to colleaguesPauline Cafferkey is loaded onto a plane at Glasgow airport The nurse, form So
Scottish Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey not paid £4k paid to colleagues
Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
Pauline Cafferkey is loaded onto a plane at Glasgow airport The nurse, form South Lanarkshire, has twice had to be treated at a specialist infectious diseases unit at the Royal Free Hospital in London after coming down with the virus. Read... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey missed out on £4000 bonus, Parliament toldhe had ever met and pledged to look into the issue after it was raised in Prime
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey missed out on £4000 bonus, Parliament told
EveningTimes Online / Posted 24 days ago
he had ever met and pledged to look into the issue after it was raised in Prime Minster's Questions. The nurse, form South Lanarkshire, has twice had to be treated at a specialist infectious diseases unit at the Royal Free Hospital in London... Read more
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heraldscotland
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey missed out on £4000 bonus, Parliament toldThe nurse, form South Lanarkshire, has twice had to be treated at a specialist
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey missed out on £4000 bonus, Parliament told
heraldscotland / Posted 24 days ago
The nurse, form South Lanarkshire, has twice had to be treated at a specialist infectious diseases unit at the Royal Free Hospital in London after coming down with the virus. Responding to the issue, which was raised by the nurse's MP Margaret... Read more
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heraldscotland
Crowd funds Facebook defamation challenge sparked by ex minister's mansion buytold the town's story until its 2011 closure - from a local developer who had p
Crowd funds Facebook defamation challenge sparked by ex minister's mansion buy
heraldscotland / Posted 26 days ago
told the town's story until its 2011 closure - from a local developer who had purchased the mansion and its grounds from South Lanarkshire Council. There is no suggestion that Mr Kerr and his wife Susan - who sits on the Labour-controlled local... Read more
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Scotsman
Man, 25, arrested over Hamilton shooting incidentheld in connection with the incident which happened on a footpath between Millg
Man, 25, arrested over Hamilton shooting incident
Scotsman / Posted 28 days ago
held in connection with the incident which happened on a footpath between Millgate Road and Westwood Crescent in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, at about 2.30pm on Monday. A 26-year-old man sustained injuries to his head, face and chest while another... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Kirsty Aitchison: Family and friends toast Jägerbombs in honour of tragic mum of fouritems at her family's request, attended the funeral service of 30-year-old Kirs
Kirsty Aitchison: Family and friends toast Jägerbombs in honour of tragic mum of four
EveningTimes Online / Posted 29 days ago
items at her family's request, attended the funeral service of 30-year-old Kirsty at Daldowie Crematorium in Uddingston, South Lanarkshire. She was described as 'one in a million' during the heartbreaking service which took place three weeks... Read more
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heraldscotland
Longest-serving Labour council boss announces plan to quithave been a frontrunner until her election in May, while Chris Thompson, anothe
Longest-serving Labour council boss announces plan to quit
heraldscotland / Posted 30 days ago
have been a frontrunner until her election in May, while Chris Thompson, another well-regarded councillor and chair of South Lanarkshire's enterprise committee, is also stepping down. Larkhall councillor Jackie Burns, Cambuslang's Richard... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Kirsty Aitchison: Hundreds gather as 'one in a million' mum-of-four is laid to restJune 18, a week after she went missing while on a night-out in Glasgow. A serv
Kirsty Aitchison: Hundreds gather as 'one in a million' mum-of-four is laid to rest
EveningTimes Online / Posted 30 days ago
June 18, a week after she went missing while on a night-out in Glasgow. A service at Daldowie crematorium in Uddingston, South Lanarkshire, was packed with friends and family, many wearing pink ties, scarves or clothing at the request of her... Read more
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Daily Record
'She was one in a million': Tragic deaf mum Kirsty Aitchison is laid to restJune 18, a week after she went missing while on a night-out in Glasgow. A serv
'She was one in a million': Tragic deaf mum Kirsty Aitchison is laid to rest
Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
June 18, a week after she went missing while on a night-out in Glasgow. A service at Daldowie crematorium in Uddingston, South Lanarkshire, was packed with friends and family, many wearing pink ties, scarves or clothing at the request of her... Read more
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