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Bank to shut town branch

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The plaque marking the Burns visit is missing from the left hand side of the clock tower entrance. Picture: Michael Gillen

Tribute to Robert Burns at Carron Works disappears

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Falkirk bar The Magpie has been hit with a staggering estimated bill of �25,000  more than double its current �11,500. Lessee Melissa Tocher, picured, has started an online petition in a bid to get a fairer deal for pubs. Picture: Michael Gillen

New business rates could be “death knell” for pubs

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Body discovered in Falkirk house

Crime

Thieves steal lead from church roof

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Dad’s special delivery as baby arrives

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Memories on tap in pub

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Councillor Alan Nimmo took exception to his neighbour's pergola and fencing. Picture: Michael Gillen

Councillor abused power in neighbour spat

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Peter Houston. Pic by Michael Gillen.

Championship double for the Scottish Cup?

Falkirk FC
Stevie Beattie won the first ever Falkirk herald Sports Star of the year award at last year's Sports Council Awards.

Vote for your sports star of the year 2016

Sport
Nathan Austin has had a difficult time of injuries. Pic by Michael Gillen.

Falkirk striker Nathan Austin is crocked again

Falkirk FC

Stenhousemuir 1 Stranraer 0: Warriors ease up the League One table

Stenhousemuir FC
Brian and Tommy at FTH

Two jazz greats come to town hall

Music
Hit '90s TV show Crystal Maze, famously hosted by Richard O'Brien, is coming back

Start the fans please! Crystal Maze set to return to our screens

Whats on
Sir Tom Hunter is pictured with (from left) Kiltwalkers Stuart Sharp, Kerry Murdoch and Chris Quinn.

Boost for Kiltwalk’s fund-raising drive

Lifestyle
The war memorial at the Dobbie Hall and (below) guardsmen wait in the Passchendaele mud in October 1917

The fallen of Larbert 
and Stenhousemuir

Nostalgia