Larbert

Larbert

Hall trust needs a long lease to access new revenue streams

A charitable trust which has admirably run a historic landmark since the 1990s says it is in dire need of restoration – but can’t raise the money to do it.

News
Pink pellets are not poison say police

Pink pellets are not poison say police

Police say pink pellets found in bread in a village park are not poison.

News
Man in van exposes himself to teenage girl

Man in van exposes himself to teenage girl

A man indecently exposed himself to a teenager in Stenhousemuir.

Crime
Champion volunteer Niamh is heading for California

College date for volunteer

A schoolgirl will keep her date with destiny this summer.

News
The new Maggie's in Larbert will help countless cancer sufferers over the years. Picture: Michael Gillen

The cancer centre where people have time to sit, listen and help

After a lifetime in the NHS caring for others, Liz MacMillan is looking forward to taking on her new role in the third sector.

News
Lord McConnell and Nina Barough open the news centre. Picture: Michael Gillen

Opening the door to support at Maggie’s

The new Maggie’s centre which will provide support for cancer sufferers and their families from across Forth Valley has opened.

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Picture: Michael Gillen

Opening day for Maggie’s Forth Valley

The new Maggie’s centre which will provide support for cancer sufferers and their families from across Forth Valley has been opened.

News
STEM the flow away from these careers

STEM the flow away from these careers

Pupils from Larbert High School joined girls from around the world in finding out more about careers in STEM industries.

Education
High number of stillbirths is being reviewed

High number of stillbirths is being reviewed

A review of 24 stillbirths is being carried out by NHS Forth Valley after the deaths rose above the national average in the first half of 2016.

News
Bid to stage an Orange
march in
Larbert

Bid to stage an Orange march in Larbert

Around 70 members of the Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland aim to stage a march through Larbert on Saturday, March 4.

News
Digital innovation is ‘app’ of school’s eye

Digital innovation is ‘app’ of school’s eye

Larbert’s Kinnaird Primary School is keeping up with the cutting edge of technology thanks to its new online app The Thistle Point.

News 1
Picture: Alan Murray

Dad’s special delivery as baby arrives

Mum Leanne Townsend realised her baby was going to arrive in a hurry – but didn’t think husband David would have to step in as midwife.

News
Wedding of the Week: Scott Enterkin and Louise Brown

Wedding of the Week: Scott Enterkin and Louise Brown

Scott Enterkin (32) is from Denny and is a product manager for an electrical manufacturer, while Louise Brown (36) is from Larbert and looks after their children Ryan (17), Kian (14), Aimee (10) and Aston (8). They are expecting a fifth baby in July.

Family
Baby of the week: Olivia Rhonda Hogarth

Baby of the week: Olivia Rhonda Hogarth

Olivia Rhonda Hogarth was born in Forth Valley Royal Hospital on August 23, 2016, at 12.52am, weighing 7lb 3.5oz.

Family
VIDEO: Betty (80) has no plans to retire

VIDEO: Betty (80) has no plans to retire

While many 80-year-olds would expect a bit of pampering on the eve of their special birthday not Betty Wright.

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Picture: Michael Gillen

Baby born after the 2017 bells

There was plenty of reasons to celebrate 2017 in one Braes household as they welcomed in a new year ... and a new arrival.

News

Stars in their eyes as rating is retained

A popular visitor attraction in Larbert has maintained its five -star rating for the service it provides for customers.

Business
Dentist Abraham McCarthy is the lead practitioner at EnVisage Dental Health in Larbert

Getting teeth into new opportunity

A takeover followed by a makeover has worked wonders for a long-established dental practice.

Business
The Maggies Forth Valley centre will shortly be handed over to the charity by the developers. Picture: Michael Gillen

Maggie’s announces opening celebrations

Looking forward to throwing open the doors of their new centre are the team at Maggie’s Forth Valley.

Health
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