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News

Decision on HQ and arts centre location on hold until Spring

News
Justice Secretary Michael Matheson launches the Festive Drink Drive campaign with Deputy Chief Constable Iain Livingstone. 



Picture by Chris James.

Festive drink driving campaign warns ‘just one’ drink is one too many

Health
Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert

Abducted woman from local hospital

News
Arlo Currie

Baby of the Week: Arlo John Currie

Family

Couple’s Camelon news hub is at the heart of the local community

News

Don’t be caught by a four-day GP shutdown over Christmas

News

Police Scotland set to publish its policing plan for 2017 to 2020

Crime

Pet of the Week: Holly

Family
Danny Noble, young football captain raising funds to refurbish decrepit changing rooms.  Picture: Michael Gillen.

Local team seeks sponsor cash

News
Harper was sentenced at Falkirk Sheriff Court

Teenager crashed his car doing his friends a favour

Crime

Electric trains to start running on Edinburgh to Glasgow line

News
Queensferry Crossing lane closures to be lifted. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Lane closures on Queensferry Crossing removed early

News

Angela is transport’s Woman of the Year

Transport
Restrictions begin on the Queensferry Crossing tonight. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Queensferry Crossing to have 10 months of lane restrictions

Transport
Police are appealing for information.

Plea for witnesses after fatal road accident near Dunipace

Crime

Abducted woman from local hospital

News

Police Scotland set to publish its policing plan for 2017 to 2020

Crime
Harper was sentenced at Falkirk Sheriff Court

Teenager crashed his car doing his friends a favour

Crime

Missing man found safe and well

Crime

Falkirk Council bans teacher gifts this Christmas

Education

‘You will not lose out in future’

Education
Progress is being made at California PS

California Primary makes progress after inspection

Education

Port academy will help develop skills

Business
Electric trains will be introduced on the Edinburgh to Glasgow line, via Falkirk High from Sunday.  Pic: Michael Gillen.

Electric trains to start running on Edinburgh to Glasgow line

News
Elaine Stevenson and Rebecca Anderson of Tesco present cash to Mark Murray, depute head teacher at St Francis Xavier's Primary School. The money was raised through Tesco's shopping bag scheme.

Almost £70,000 of funding is in the bag

News
Ashley Highfield, chair of the News Media Association and Johnston Press chief executive, has hailed the partnership

BBC deal will see new reporters recruited

Business

Angry clash follows SNP’s report on first 100 days in power

News
Driving examiners will strike today and tomorrow.

Driving examiners strike over new tests dispute

Politics

Death of Falkirk Provost Tom Coleman

Politics
Restrictions begin on the Queensferry Crossing tonight. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Queensferry Crossing to have 10 months of lane restrictions

Transport
Deputy First Minister John Swinney.

Independent panel to oversee named person service

Politics

Kelpies capture five star status

Business
Justice Secretary Michael Matheson launches the Festive Drink Drive campaign with Deputy Chief Constable Iain Livingstone. 



Picture by Chris James.

Festive drink driving campaign warns ‘just one’ drink is one too many

Health
Strathcarron Hospice can help out with your Christmas shopping

Hospice can help at Christmas

Health

Police searching for missing woman

Crime

Christmas treat for children with additional support needs

News

Scotland steps up to become a lifesaving nation!

News

Scottish Government urged to act on climate emergency

News

Hate has no home in Scotland

News
Dougie the Doonhamer sprints ahead of the field with Kingsley in a menacing mood. Picture: SNS/Bill Murray

Partick Thistle’s Kingsley causes havoc at SPFL mascot race

Offbeat
Heather McEwan's photo of the 'UFO' at the Kelpies

UFO ‘sighting’ over the Kelpies

News

In pictures: Humpback whale does a backflip in River Forth

Offbeat
Melanie did the Massage In Schools course with children at Denny Primary School

Nurturing touch helps pupils grow

Your Say
Its just not worth it...as drivers caught using their mobile phones while driving now face increased penalties

Mobile warning call to new drivers

Your Say
FDAMH believe early intervention is important to help youngsters cope wwith their own mental health

Stand up to stigma this health week

Your Say
Air pollution can take a dramatic toll in your skin, leading to premature aging. But can you help to combat it?

Pollution can be rough on your skin

Your Say
Kate Livingston

What does ‘no gift policy’ teach kids?

Opinion

It’s December, time to dig out the festive tunes

Opinion
Mandie's pug Frank dressed as Santa

Perfectly Frank: 2017 has been a year of memories

Opinion