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Revealed: Forth Road Bridge reopening date

It has been revealed that the Forth Road Bridge is to reopen after being closed to traffic for over a month.

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Award for SOS
crew’s heroics

Award for SOS crew’s heroics

The selfless exploits of a merchant ship’s captain and crew during the rescue of 900 refugees have been recognised by a national maritime charity.

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Edinburgh Airport pressure group say works will hit otherwise quiet communities with noise issues and question the future of second runway

Runway works will bring noise concerns

Bo’ness is one of eight areas around Edinburgh Airport that will be affected by noise from planes as the main runway is repaired.

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Road closure on M80 tonight

Road closure on M80 tonight

Junction slip roads will be closed on the M80 tonight to allow essential works to be carried out on safety barriers.

Transport
The digger tipped over as it was being loaded onto a trailer. Picture: Michael Gillen

Digger falls off trailer at Castlecary

A massive digger fell off a trailer on the M80 causing traffic disruption.

Transport
Flight path review suspended

Flight path review suspended

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) review of proposed changes to Edinburgh Airport’s flight paths has been suspended.

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The incident happened in Westburn Avenue this morning. Picture: Michael Gillen

Car ends up on verge after collision

Firefighters had to cur a woman from a car following a collision on a busy Falkirk road.

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THe queensferry crossing at rush hour.

Transport chiefs urged: ‘Reopen Forth Road Bridge’

Transport bosses have been urged to reopen the Forth Road Bridge to ease traffic chaos on its replacement.

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Queensferry Crossing. Picture: Transport Scotland

Traffic chaos as tailbacks hit new bridge

The Queensferry Crossing’s first morning rush hour has been hit by major tailbacks in both directions.

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Normal service resumed at Croy Station

Normal service resumed at Croy Station

Services are back to normal at Croy Station after a lorry smashed into a nearby bridge

Environment
Multi-million boost for bus firm

Multi-million boost for bus firm

A renowned Camelon coach builder is benefiting from a £44 million deal which will support 1000 jobs and bring new buses to Mexico City.

Transport
Indecent assault on train

Indecent assault on train

A train passenger who pulled up the skirt of a woman is being hunted by police

Crime
Warning of rail line dangers as testing begins

Warning of rail line dangers as testing begins

Overhead power cables on the main Edinburgh-Glasgwo line will be live for testing from Saturday, September 2.

Transport
Yong Keh Kee tried to smuggle around 10 kilos of cannabis through Edinburgh Airport.

Expansion underway at Edinburgh Airport

Work on an £80 milion expansion to Edinburgh Airport has begun to cope with anticipated sharp rise in passengers.

Transport
Residents rail against Bo’ness Road closure

Residents rail against Bo’ness Road closure

Over 3000 residents have signed an online petition against the closure of a public road which connects Grangemouth with Bo’ness.

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More train delays for commuters

More train delays for commuters

Rail commuters in Falkirk have been hit by delays for the second day in a row.

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Service disruption for Falkirk rail passengers

Service disruption for Falkirk rail passengers

Train passengers at Falkirk Grahamston have been hit by a fault.

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Boness Road runs right through the heart of the Ineos petrochemical operation in Grangemouth

Ineos’ road closure plans go to Holyrood

A petrochemical giant is taking its proposal to close off a public road straight to the top following four months in local limbo.

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Royal opening for Queensferry Crossing

Royal opening for Queensferry Crossing

HM The Queen will officially open the Queensferry Crossing on Septmber 4.

Transport
More misery for rail passengers

More misery for rail passengers

Rail communters have been hit by delays this morning after a signalling fault affected the busy Glasgow to Edinburgh line.

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