Concerns over Restaurant Plans

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Concerns over restaurant plans. Residents in Bearsden have voiced concerns this week about plans to expand the Massimo restaurant and beer garden... -> Read more at Milngavie Herald

MSP Accuses MP of Backing Bill to Give Fracking Companies the Green Light

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MSP accuses MP of backing bill to give fracking companies the green light. Milngavie MSP Gil Paterson has criticised MP Jo Swinson for failing to block the UK Government’s plans to allow fracking companies to drill under people’s homes... -> Read more at Milngavie Herald

More Changes to Policing on the Horizon

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More changes to policing on the horizon. PLANS to merge policing in Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire as part of a new super-division have been revealed. -> Read more at The Gazette

Santa’s Grotto at the Meedies

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Santa’s Grotto at the Meedies. IN another first for Lochore Meadows Country Park, a Santas Grotto event will take place this Saturday and Sunday. -> Read more at Central Fife Times

Prize Time Again for Maria at End of Dream Season

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Prize time again for Maria at end of dream season. County sprint sensation Maria Lyle was celebrating again at the weekend after winning another coveted prize. -> Read more at East Lothian Courier

Scots House Prices Grow at Faster Rate Than London

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Scots house prices grow at faster rate than London. HOUSE prices in Edinburgh and Glasgow have grown at a faster rate than those in London in recent months, property analyst Hometrack has reported... -> Read more at The Scotsman

Johnstone’s Christmas Gift to Grieving Family

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Johnstone’s Christmas gift to grieving family. FAMILY and friends have rallied round to help a woman and her younger siblings enjoy Christmas after their mother suddenly passed away. -> Read more at The Gazette

Early Retirement for Jim

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Early retirement for Jim. Borders-based football manager Jim Jefferies is to retire after resigning from his post at Dunfermline Athletic earlier this week... -> Read more at The Southern Reporter

No Rest in Nationals

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No rest in Nationals. While Premiership teams enjoy an early start to their festive break this weekend, it will be all hands to the pump in the lower division... -> Read more at The Southern Reporter

Kelso Come out in Defence over Dowie Dismissal

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Kelso come out in defence over Dowie dismissal. Kelso United bosses are this week standing by their decision to replace Scott Dowie, after only four months in charge at Woodside Park, with former manager Prof Blaikie... -> Read more at The Southern Reporter

PhD Student Admits St Andrews Sex Attacks

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PhD student admits St Andrews sex attacks. A DISGRACED award-winning PhD student at the University of St Andrews has admitted carrying out sex attacks on two women... -> Read more at The Scotsman

Watch How Dundee Put the Fizz into Coca-Cola

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Watch how Dundee put the fizz into Coca-Cola. An online video of Dundee's former Coca-Cola bottling plant in operation is putting in a sparkling performance online. -> Read more at The Courier

Thug Jailed for Attack in Hamilton Pub

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Thug jailed for attack in Hamilton pub. Darren Douglas (23) struck 54-year-old Joseph McDivitt on the face with a pint tumbler during a heated argument in Hemingways in December last year. -> Read more at Hamilton Advertiser

Great Tapestry Set for Tweedbank

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Great Tapestry set for Tweedbank. Borders councillors have agreed to provide funding for a permanent home for the Great Tapestry of Scotland, at Tweedbank. -> Read more at BBC News

Scotrail Lanarkshire Changes: Petition Attracts 1068 Signatures Opposing New Timetable

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Scotrail Lanarkshire changes: Petition attracts 1068 signatures opposing new timetable. Hamilton East and Lanark MP Jim Hood has set up an online petition against the changes, which has attracted 1068 signatures so far. -> Read more at Hamilton Advertiser

BREAKING: Cops Probe Suspicious Nursery Fire

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BREAKING: Cops probe suspicious nursery fire. DETECTIVES in Paisley are investigating a suspicious fire which ripped through a nursery this morning. -> Read more at The Gazette

Devastated Irvine Mum Forced to Give Up her Studies After her Daughter is Left Without a Nursery Place

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Devastated Irvine mum forced to give up her studies after her daughter is left without a nursery place. In the week that First Minister Nicola Sturgeon launches a literacy campaign to ensure "no child is left behind", gutted mum Dawn Walker receives news that three-year-old Keira is without a place at nursery. -> Read more at Irvine Herald

Spending Warning as Councils Move to Find New Waste Plant Operator

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Spending warning as councils move to find new waste plant operator. A deal to bring a new operator to the loss-making Baldovie waste energy plant must not be a "false dawn" for taxpayers in Dundee, a city councillor has warned. -> Read more at The Courier

Kevin Kyle: Rangers' Fourth Tier Wages 'laughable'

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Kevin Kyle: Rangers' fourth tier wages 'laughable'. FORMER Rangers striker Kevin Kyle has claimed most of the Ibrox club’s under-performing players are only there for big wages. -> Read more at The Scotsman

Royal Mail Reinstates Festive Appeal

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Royal Mail reinstates festive appeal. Royal Mail backtracks on plans to withdraw from a popular festive lost Christmas cards service provided in Orkney that has run for 25 years. -> Read more at BBC News

Life Ban from Keeping Animals for Tranent Man Who Starved Two Dogs

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Life ban from keeping animals for Tranent man who starved two dogs. A TRANENT man who allowed his two dogs to become half their ideal weight has been given a life ban from keeping animals following a Scottish SPCA investigation. -> Read more at East Lothian Courier

Hibs-daft Celtic Ace Leigh Griffiths Offers to Save Christmas for Five-year-old Hearts Fan

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Hibs-daft Celtic ace Leigh Griffiths offers to save Christmas for five-year-old Hearts fan. THE Hoops striker offered to by video games for little Shane after seeing posts on Facebook about a robbery which saw a callous thief make off with his family's Christmas money. -> Read more at Daily Record

In Pictures: Stunning Aerial Views of The Kelpies

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In pictures: Stunning aerial views of The Kelpies. VIEW the stunning Kelpies from the air in our picture gallery below. -> Read more at Daily Record

Record FC Ross County: It's Christmas Time and a Star is Born his Name is Tony Dingwall

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Record FC Ross County: It's Christmas time and a star is born his name is Tony Dingwall. OUR Staggies blogger gets into the festive spirit and writes his own nativity play. -> Read more at Daily Record

Medical Imaging Centre Awarded £16m

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Medical imaging centre awarded £16m. Funding of £16m is awarded to a new medical facility in Glasgow which aims to improve treatments for brain, stroke and cardiovascular diseases. -> Read more at BBC News