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Falkirk Charities Day this weekend

Falkirk High Street is going to be taken over this Saturday by organisations and charities – but it’s all in a good cause.

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The Falkirk Delivers team with the Keep Scotland Beautiful judges

Falkirk in frame for ‘Beautiful’ title

Falkirk High Street is in the running to win a national title after impressing the judges enough to make the shortlist.

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Assault before vehicle set alight in Falkirk

Assault before vehicle set alight in Falkirk

A man was injured and his car stolen in a frightening tea-time incident in a housing estate.

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IN PICTURES: Party time at Falkirk Stadium

A weekend of music saw more than 14,000 fans descend on Falkirk for two fantastic stadium concerts.

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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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Nathan Austin scored the opener for Falkirk. Picture by Michael Gillen.

Bairns back a winner - but bookies blunder

Betting on the Bairns has left some punters out of pocket - despite landing winning bets at the weekend.

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Pictures: Michael Gillen

Madness have their own stadium of fun

Pop legends Madness came to Falkirk and their concert at the stadium had a party atmosphere.

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Dorothy Williamson taught at Falkirk High School for more than three decades

Dorothy Williamson: A teacher’s lasting legacy

To say Dorothy Williamson was ‘old school’ is not to detract but rather reflect honestly on someone who had devoted their life to teaching yet disliked comprehensive education.

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Parents and children turn out to clear up after vandalism at Carron Primary School. Picture: Michael Gillen

Parents and children show their community spirit after school damage

A community has rallied around a primary school after heartless vandals wrecked the nursery play area in a drunken rampage.

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It will be Madness ... and Jess too!

It will be Madness ... and Jess too!

Over 14,000 music lovers are expected to descend on Falkirk this weekend for Rock the Stadium.

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Turned up high to drug test

Turned up high to drug test

Steven Bryson (44) was high on alcohol and diazepam when he turned up for his substance treatment assessment.

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The Farm at Party at the Palace 2016

The Farm join Madness at Falkirk Stadium

Liverpool band The Farm will join Madness as their special guests when they perform at Falkirk Stadium next Friday.

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There's an increased police presence in Falkirk town centre

Crackdown on our High Street

A major crackdown is underway to tackle anti-social behaviour in Falkirk town centre.

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People have been  left to sleep on the floor in the airport after flight delays

Falkirk families hope holiday nightmare will soon be over

Two Falkirk families who have been stranded in an airport for days hope to finally be jetting off on holiday this afternoon.

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Nightmare holiday delay for Falkirk families

Nightmare holiday delay for Falkirk families

Two Falkirk families have been stranded in an airport for over 24 hours unable to reach their holiday destination.

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Falkirk Crematorium reopens for funeral services

Falkirk Crematorium reopens for funeral services

Mourners are again able to hold funerals at Falkirk Crematorium as it re-opens after a multi-million pound refurbishment.

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Police assaulted after arriving at Camelon woman’s home

Police assaulted after arriving at Camelon woman’s home

Anne Buchanan assaulted three police officers who arrived at her home after complaints from a neighbour about her behaviour.

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Drove into two parked cars

Drove into two parked cars

Eye witnesses told police they saw a car being driven “too fast” on Grahams Road in Falkirk, narrowly missing pedestrians and parked vehicles.

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A previous parade to mark the First Battle of Falkirk

Battle of Falkirk commemorations this weekend

Commemorations to mark the First Battle of Falkirk take place this Saturday.

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