Bonnybridge

Bonnybridge

New minister for Christ Church

The institution of Rev. Sarah Shaw by Right Rev. Dr. John Armes, Bishop of Edinburgh, was held at Christ Church, Kerse lane,Falkirk (part of the Scottish Episcopal Church).

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Councillor Billy Buchanan organised the tribute

Tribute paid to merchant seamen

The community of Bonnybridge raised the Red Ensign in the village’s memorial garden as part of a national campaign to raise awareness of the United Kingdom’s ongoing dependence on seafarers.

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Court appearance for serious assault accused

Court appearance for serious assault accused

A man has appeared in court on three charges relating to a serious assault in a back garden in Langlees at the weekend.

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Councillor Billy Buchanan

Far East film crew enjoy their UFO day in Bonnybridge

A documentary film crew from Tokyo got a first hand experience of the Bonnybridge UFO phenomenon last weekend.

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‘Smelly’ tap water poses no health risk claims Scottish Water

‘Smelly’ tap water poses no health risk claims Scottish Water

Residents have complained to Scottish Water about the ongoing problem of horrible tasting and smelling water coming from their taps.

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Bonnybridge's official mascot, sponsored by the Scotmid store, celebrates the villages'  connection with alien activity

Far East film crew will watch the skies

A documentary film crew is flying in from Tokyo to investigate the Bonnybridge UFO phenomenon.

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A leaking sewer at the Bonnyfield nature park back in 2011

Filthy sewage seeps into nature reserve pond

The “unknown” substance flowing into a nature reserve pond has been identified as sewage from a nearby overflowing drainage system.

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Bonnyfield suffered a leaking sewer back in 2011

Nature park path closed after ‘unknown’ substance found in pond

Outdoor rangers have closed off a nature reserve pathway and alerted environmental experts after an unknown substance was discovered in a pond.

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Police breath tested Paterson at the roadside

Test revealed driver was six times limit

A shocked motorist contacted the police after seeing the car in front of him swerving into oncoming traffic.

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Councillors call for changes to help home owners

Councillors call for changes to help home owners

Councillors are demanding changes to the way shared property owners are billed for improvements to their properties.

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Residents oppose plans to bring more metal to salvage site

Noise issues at scrapyard

Residents have pleaded with councillors to reject a salvage yard’s plans to store more metal on its site.

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Scrapyard row is rumbling

Scrapyard row is rumbling

Objectors to plans to allow additional scrap metal to be stored at an auto salvage yard want their views to be heard.

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Sun shines for Sophie and Bonnybridge

The rain knew better than to hang around too long during Bonnybridge’s first Gala Day in 15 years.

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Bonnybridge Gala Queen-to-be Sophie Guyan

Fun returns after 15 years away

A village will be holding its first gala day in 15 years and organisers are pulling out all the stops to make it one in a million.

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Ex-council house owners James and Morag Tulloch and John Jackson with one of the bills. Picture: Michael Gillen

Worried pensioners facing court action over council upgrade bills

Home owners who bought ex-council houses are living in fear of being dragged to court as they face bills of up to £15,000 for improvement work.

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Little Eve is leader of the band

Little Eve is leader of the band

She may be small in stature but what Eve Llewellyn lacks in inches she more than makes up for in style and presence.

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Legions of locals will love Big Roman Week

Legions of locals will love Big Roman Week

Falkirk will once again be hailing its Roman roots later this year with a week-long festival that looks to the future of celebrating our past.

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Kevin Waddelow was remanded at Falkirk Sheriff Court

Bully remanded for not keeping appointments

A man has been remanded in custody after telling a court he was unlikely to keep appointments with social workers.

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The All Parts Auto Salvage Site already dominates the landscape for many households

Plans from High Bonnybridge scrap yard on hold

A scrap metal firm has applied to have restrictions lifted so it can expand its business.

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Fire alarm drama sparks assault in Bonnybridge pub

Fire alarm drama sparks assault in Bonnybridge pub

Police were called to a village pub after a man was assaulted by two other customers with pool cues.

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