Road woes for drivers and residents

Motorists are facing weeks of delays while a rail bridge over a busy Camelon road is replaced.

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Network Rail has revealed plans to replace a bridge at Glasgow Road, Carmuirs, which has caused problems for drivers of high-sided vehicles

Road woes for drivers

Motorists face weeks of delays while Network Rail replace a bridge in Camelon.

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Picture: Gary Hutchison

Drivers may face ban on car park use

Motorists could find themselves banned from car parks and roads near the Falkirk Wheel.

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Travellers warned of cuts
to weekend city rail trips

Travellers warned of cuts to weekend city rail trips

Rail travellers are being warned they’ll have to change their plans for the coming weekends due to service reductions and cancellations.

Rail timetables will change on Sunday due to engineering works

Engineering works disrupt rail timetables

Travellers and those attending the Great Scottish Run are reminded to carefully plan their journey to Glasgow on Sunday as some rail services are affected by engineering works.

Weekend closure for motorway link road

Weekend closure for motorway link road

The M73 northbound link road to the M8 westbound near Baillieston will be closed over the weekend from 8pm on Friday until 6am on Monday.

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The incident happened yesterday morning at Polmont station during rush hour

Train death victim was only 19

The man who was killed by a train at Polmont railway station yesterday was just 19 years old.

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Scott Hamilton was convicted at the high Court in Stirling

Bin lorry driver guilty of careless driving death

A bin lorry driver from Bonnybridge has pleaded guilty to causing the death of an 80-year-old man by careless driving.

Train death at Polmont station

Train death at Polmont station

A person has died after being hit by a train at Polmont station this morning.

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Parking issues at Weir Street

Action pledged to deal with bad parkers

Inconsiderate drivers have been warned they face fines of up to £50 if they are caught breaking parking rules.

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More bike spaces at station

More bike spaces at station

Commuters who cycle to Falkirk High train station are benefitting from more bike spaces, Scotrail has said.

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Another car park is to be built to serve Falkirk High station
Picture: Michael Gillen

More rail station parking

Rail passengers have received a boost with news of another car park being built to serve Falkirk High station.

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Lorry drivers are using Newhouse Road in Grangemouth as their own personal lay-by - parking up blocking residents in their homes and causing safety concerns

Residents voice safety fears as lorries use street as lay-by

Residents have real safety fears over scores of lorry drivers using their street as their own unofficial truck stop.

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Andy Tetsill was cleared of killing his son in a tragic acciedent as they worked together. He is doing Pedal for Scotland 2016 in his memory.

Dad cleared of killing son doing Pedal for Scotland in his memory

A dad who desperately tried to save his son after a bike accident only to end up accused of causing his death, is embarking on an emotional cycle ride in his memory this weekend.

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The junction at Majors Loan is a notorious accident blackspot. Picture: Michael Gillen

Family cut out car after hit-and-run

A family with a young child was rushed to hospital after being cut out of their car following a hit-and-run crash at a notorious accident blackspot.

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Car overturns on motorway

Car overturns on motorway

Traffic has been at a standstill on the M9 this morning after a car overturned at a junction.

Lorry driver overtook at Levenseat, Forth, as cars came towards him

Court bans viral footage lorry driver - video

A lorry driver whose overtaking went viral online after he forced oncoming cars off the road has been banned from driving.

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M9 roadworks set to last eight weeks

M9 road works to last eight weeks

Drivers are being warned of works taking place next week near Edinburgh Airport.

Falkirk's bus service is once again in the spotlight

Changes to bus services are the ‘biggest shake-up’ for years

Falkirk’s bus service is back in the spotlight this week after cuts brought anger to users across the district.

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First Midland Bluebird managing director Paul McGowan has announced cheaper fares will continue until the end of the year. Picture: Michael Gillen

Cheap bus fares to continue - for the time being

First is extending its cheap bus fares in the majority of the Falkirk area, but more people need to use them for it to remain long-term.

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