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Drunk bit partner’s teen son during row at Bo’ness home

A drunken man flew into a fit of rage and bit his then partner’s teenage son during an 
argument.

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Schoolboy, 14, attacked by teen in Bo’ness

Schoolboy, 14, attacked by teen in Bo’ness

A schoolboy was left with a cracked tooth after he was attacked by a thug in Bo’ness.

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National Lottery has made 25 millionaires in Falkirk area

Here’s some numbers you may not have known about the National Lottery.

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Pendant design raffle for hospice massive success

Pendant design raffle for hospice massive success

Grange Primary pupil Zofia Oluszczak won a pendant design challenge, and after the design was made by Falkirk’s McMaster’s Jewellers, £3800 was raised for charity.

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Members of the Forth Bridges Accordion Band have called on the Royal Bank of Scotland to allow them to access their accounts

Bo’ness-based band unable to pay bills due to RBS mistake

A bank has apologised to a marching band after losing important documents which left the group unable to pay its bills.

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Martin appeared at Falkirk Sheriff Court

Drunk locked partner out of Bo’ness flat

Steven Martin (35) locked his long-term partner out of their home during a drunken row.

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St Andrew's Parish Church's mini-bus was stolen overnight

Mini-bus stolen from Bo’ness church

A mini-bus used to transport the elderly to and from church has been stolen in Bo’ness.

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Two dead and two critical after fatal smash near Bo’ness

Two dead and two critical after fatal smash near Bo’ness

Two young women have died and two other people remain in a critical condition following yesterday’s road accident near Bo’ness.

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Two dead after road collision near Bo’ness

Two dead after road collision near Bo’ness

Two people are dead after a horror crash between a lorry and a car near Bo’ness this afternoon.

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Bo’ness man ignored order to stay away

Bo’ness man ignored order to stay away

A 26-year-old man sent offensive text messages to a woman last Christmas then ignored a court order to stay away from her.

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Bo’ness man assaulted hospital staff member

Bo’ness man assaulted hospital staff member

A 26-year-old man has been told to complete unpaid work after assaulting a hospital worker.

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Bo’ness man set fire to building and stayed to watch it burn

Bo’ness man set fire to building and stayed to watch it burn

Police checked CCTV footage after commercial premises in Bo’ness went up in flames.

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Man attacked police officer in Bo’ness

Man attacked police officer in Bo’ness

A man who assaulted a police officer has narrowly avoided jail.

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Picture: Michael Gillen

Police criticised over search for missing Bo’ness man

Police have been criticised for not carrying out a proper search of the property of a missing Bo’ness man.

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Game of Thrones actor Gary Wales

Falkirk-born Game of Thrones star to make London Fashion Week appearance

A Falkirk-born Game of Thrones actor has been announced as a model at this year’s London Fashion Week.

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Buglife volunteers are always on the lookout for ways of improving the environment of Bo'ness

Bo’ness environmental group looking for volunteers

Volunteers who work to preserve the natural environment of Bo’ness are encouraging its residents to take part in a series of upcoming events.

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McAlpine struggled with police

Three vehicles stolen from Falkirk and Bo’ness homes in two-day period

Brazen thieves stole three vehicles from addresses in Falkirk and Bo’ness in separate overnight raids.

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Bo’ness man stabbed a wall after New Year drinking spree

Bo’ness man stabbed a wall after New Year drinking spree

Toasting the arrival of 2018 saw a Bo’ness man in court after he drank to excess.

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Bo’ness teen warned to behave or face jail

Bo’ness teen warned to behave or face jail

Teenager Jack Marsters has been warned to change his ways or face jail.

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Their match of the day

Their match of the day

Ken and Christine Waddell agree that 1957 was a memorable year – Falkirk won the Scottish Cup, he began work as a journalist and they were married.

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