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Offenders have to do the work or do the time

Crime
Latest figures show nearly 43 per cent of Falkirk households have an income of less than �20,000

Council reveals plans to lend a hand to those on the poverty line

Business
Changes to local bus services came into force on Monday this week

Standing room only at public meeting on bus cut concerns

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Ineos apply to permanently close Bo’ness Road

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Council and SEPA probe fly infestation

Health 2

Accused still faces sentence for threat to kidnap children

Crime

Live life better to make a real difference

Health
Over 26,500 patients failed to turn up for outpatient appoints at Forth Valley hospitals last year

‘Missing patients’ costing NHS £4 million annually

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The changes will take effect on September 4. Picture: Michael Gillen

Train times to change on services between Glasgow and Edinburgh

News
Bo'ness (in blue) will host Bellshill in the first round of this season's Scottish Junior Cup

Junior cup: Clubs learn opponents in first round draw

Football

Benchman: Saturday afternoon alternative

Falkirk FC

All square at Sunnyside as Falkirk play West catch-up

Falkirk RFC

50 years ago - Falkirk Flyer Bobby wins first gold medal

Sport
Saxophonist Konrad Wiszniewski helps launch Falkirk Live! from the top of the Steeple. Picture: Michael Gillen

Festival is hitting the high notes

Music
Its hard to believe these menacing Stormtroopers marching along the sand are just toys on a Scottish beach

Size matters not for toy snapper Stu

News
Picture: Rob McDougall

Roman all over the Antonine Wall will be a 3D thrill for all

Whats on
Latest figures show nearly 43 per cent of Falkirk households have an income of less than �20,000

Council reveals plans to lend a hand to those on the poverty line

Business
Masai Graham with his 'funniest joke' award

The top 10 jokes at the Edinburgh Fringe

Lifestyle