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Football fans score a winner for cancer charity

Generous football fans helped raise over £920 for a chancer charity at the weekend.

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Football fans score a winner for cancer charity

Generous football fans helped raise over £920 for a cancer charity at the weekend.

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Falkirk Sheriff Court

Drunk who attacked police is tagged

Dillon Martin lost his temper with police who arrived at his mother’s house late at night to investigate reports of a disturbance.

Crime
Mandie Stevenson and Frank the pug
Picture: Michael Gillen

Perfectly Frank with Mandie Stevenson

I just wanted to introduce myself. I am Mandie Stevenson. I am a 27-year-old and have lived in Falkirk my whole life.

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Wedding of the Week: Roxanne White and Lee Burgoyne

Wedding of the Week: Roxanne White and Lee Burgoyne

Roxanne White (31) is from Cupar, Fife and is a stay-at-home mum, while Lee Burgoyne (32) is from Falkirk and is a mechanical engineer for Scottish Canals. The couple stay in Redding with their two boys Lewis (5) and Harry (3).

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The Burns plaque at the Carron Works is back where it should be at the Carron Works

Robert Burns plaque returned after mysterious disappearance

A plaque commemorating a historic visit to the Falkirk area by iconic poet Robert Burns which disappeared is now back in its rightful place.

Falkirk district
The People's Church in West Bridge Street, Falkirk

Woman brandished axe outside Falkirk church

A woman is facing jail after brandishing an axe outside a Pentecostal church only yards from a police station.

Crime
Treat for disco fans in Falkirk

Treat for disco fans in Falkirk

Village People will be joining disco diva Gloria Gaynor and a host of other groups at Falkirk Stadium this summer.

Music
Safe nights out in Falkirk

Safe nights out in Falkirk

Officers will be in Falkirk town centre this weekend to ensure people have a safe night out.

Crime
Arnotdale House will be returned to community use thanks to a �1.12 million windfall which will fund further upgrading work

Arnotdale set to bloom again

A Falkirk landmark is to be returned to community use thanks to a £1.12 million windfall.

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Launching Model Search Scotland in the Howgate are, left to right, Michael OBrien, The Model Team director; Natalie Woods, last years winner; Margaret Foy, Howgate marketing manager and Jill Buchanan, The Falkirk Herald editor

Hunt begins for Howgate’s next top model

The hunt is on to find Scotland’ next top model – and the winner will land a modelling contract with the country’s top agency.

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Wedding of the Week: Fiona Kay and John McLaren

Wedding of the Week: Fiona Kay and John McLaren

Fiona Kay (24) is from Denny and is a scheduler at Stirling Council, while John McLaren (25) is from Banknock and is a payroll administrator at Mitie. The couple stay in Denny with their three dogs, Cooper, Walter and Derek.

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Baby of the week: Ella Catherine Barr

Baby of the week: Ella Catherine Barr

Ella Catherine Barr was born in Forth Valley Royal Hospital on November 11, 2016 at 10.24am weighing 9.b 6.5oz.

Family
La Banca closed in January

Falkirk restaurant on the market after illness forces closure

The La Banca restaurant in Falkirk’s Vicar Street which closed in January is on the market.

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Gloria Gaynor

Disco queen Gloria heads to Falkirk

Disco queen Gloria Gaynor will headline a concert at the Falkirk Stadium in June which includes a host of other music favourites.

Music
Picture: Michael Gillen

Steeple project nears completion

Contractors are closing in on a deadline to complete restoration work on Falkirk’s most famous landmark before the end of March.

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Help solve Santa’s sleigh problem

Santa Claus and his friends at Falkirk Round Table are hoping Bairns of all ages can help them with a problem.

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Falkirk High Station

Station car park extension derailed as contractors sacked

Plans to increase car parking capacity at Falkirk High Station suffered a setback when contractors were given the heave.

Transport 3
Honey hopes for sweet taste of success

Honey hopes for sweet taste of success

A dog owner and her pet poodle are ready to rally to the cause at this year’s Crufts Dog Show.

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Picture: Michael Gillen

Cash for Arnotdale House

An Falkirk landmark will be turned into a community hubs thanks to a £1.1 million grant.

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