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Passengers left in dark after power outage at Edinburgh Airport

Passengers were plunged into darkness this morning after a power cut at Edinburgh Airport.

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The area around Kinnaird primary is gridlocked with traffic

Too much pressure on access road

Residents of a relatively new – and still growing – housing development in Larbert fear their single access road is failing to cope with traffic demands.

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Five-day road closure in Larbert ahead

Five-day road closure in Larbert ahead

Drivers are being warned of a five-day road closure in Larbert for sewer system repairs.

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High cost of clamping down on illegal parking

High cost of clamping down on illegal parking

Falkirk Council is spending over half a million pounds so it can fine motorists for illegal parking.

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Three streets will be closed off in Falkirk town centre over the next six months. Picture: Michael Gillen

Town centre improvement will mean major disruption

Drivers and pedestrians face traffic chaos for six months in the town centre from tomorrow (Thursday) as the latest phase of the Town Heritage Improvement project gets underway.

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Train delays due to fault

Train delays due to fault

Disruption on trains are expected until later in the afternoon today following a fault with the signalling system at Polmont.

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Photo by White House Studios 2017.

Opening date confirmed for Queensferry Crossing

The date has been revealed when the Queensferry Crossing will open to traffic.

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The M9 near Grangemouth

Road closures to allow M9 upgrade

Bridge joint installations and resurfacing works are to take place on the M9 at various locations from Monday.

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Road closed for clear up operation

Road closed for clear up operation

Motorists are being urged to avoid the area around the Avon Gorge after a vehicle lost its load.

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Driver Graeme Turton, committee member, Marion Hunter and secretary Rab Jeffrey of the Bo'ness and Area Community Bus Association. Picture: Michael Gillen

Boost for social enterprises

Two social enterprises are celebrating after receiving grants to help get their businesses up and running.

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Picture: Michael Gillen

Falkirk town centre road disruption

Firefighters cut a driver from their vehicle after a collision in Falkirk.

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Search under way for Falkirk’s top young driver

Search under way for Falkirk’s top young driver

The hunt is now on for the best young driver in Falkirk who shows a real drive to improve safety on the roads.

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BACBA members Rhona Lapsley, Rab Jeffrey and Helen Jeffrey who are trailblazing the new service. Picture: Michael Gillen

Optimism high as trial period starts for Bo’ness community bus

A community bus to provide services to and from Edinburgh will hit the road next week following a successful campaign.

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Signal fault leads to disruption for rail passengers

Signal fault leads to disruption for rail passengers

Commuters were hit by delays to their journeys this morning as a signal system fault caused chaos on the railways.

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Traffic chaos at Earlsgate roundabout

Traffic chaos at Earlsgate roundabout

Motorists have faced over 24 hours of traffic chaos after a fault at a busy roundabout.

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Diversions are in place in the Old Town.

Traffic disruption ahead

Travellers are being warned of traffic disruption at a busy roundabout near the Kincardine Bridge next week.

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‘Revolution’ on trains to cause delay for Falkirk passengers

‘Revolution’ on trains to cause delay for Falkirk passengers

Rail travellers in Falkirk are being warned to expect disruption to services as more work is carried out on the lines.

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Meeting on airport flight paths is called

Meeting on airport flight paths is called

A public meeting to discuss Edinburgh Airport’s controversial flight path proposals has been arranged for next week.

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The new rail bridge is now in place over the A803 Glasgow Road at Carmuirs
Picture: Michael Gillen

New bridge now in place at Camelon

The project to replace the railway bridge above Glasgow Road in Carmuirs, Camelon was successfully completed over the Easter weekend.

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Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Drivers have been warned to expect “significant delays” over Easter with more than 20 million cars expected on the roads between Maundy Thursday and Easter Monday.

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