Falkirk

Falkirk

Change doesn’t come without a little upheaval

With just 39 shopping days until Christmas - yes that’s a fact - at least some Falkirk town centre traders would have been grateful to hear that the timetable to improve the pavements and streets in the area has been upgraded.

Opinion

Pudsey and Team Rickshaw at Kelpies

Crowds braved the rain to welcome BBC Children in Need’s Team Rickshaw challenge to the Kelpies today.

Lifestyle

Watch out for Team Rickshaw and Pudsey in Falkirk

Pudsey Bear and the Children in Need team will be heading through Falkirk district tomorrow.

News
Investment is key for Falkirk area

Investment is key for Falkirk area

Plans to deliver an Investment Zone in the Falkirk area were unveiled to business leaders and politicians.

Business
Driver pulled from car and beaten up in Falkirk estate

Driver pulled from car and beaten up in Falkirk estate

A man is facing jail after beating up a driver then stealing his car which was later found on fire.

Crime
Delays for rail passengers

Delays for rail passengers

Problems on the rail lines is affecting commuters tonight.

Transport
Lest we forget – remembering heroes who never came home

Lest we forget – remembering heroes who never came home

Young and old paused to 
reflect and pay their respects at Remembrance Sunday services across the district.

News
Paving the way for new bridge over 
the River Carron

Paving the way for new bridge over 
the River Carron

Work begins next month on a new bridge that will connect four communities – Bainsford, Langlees, Carron and Carronshore.

Transport
Plea to help trace teen last seen in Larbert

Plea to help trace teen last seen in Larbert

Police are appealing for help to trace a missing teenager.

Health
Pause for remembrance

Pause for remembrance

Across the district this Remembrance weekend people will pause to remember those who died in conflicts.

News
Falkirk Delivers has rubbished claims it intends to have a mural painted on this gable end

Budget worries leave a prickly Xmas problem

Cash-conscious town centre bosses have scrapped plans to deliver some festive cheer to local businesses this Christmas.

Business
Camelon police office

Consultation on closures

Public consultation has begun on plans to close police offices, including three in the Falkirk Council area.

Crime
Make a date for Falkirk Business Conference 2017

Make a date for Falkirk Business Conference 2017

There is still time to register for the 2017 Falkirk Business Conference.

Business
Refused to stay away

Refused to stay away

Callum Graham (23), 4 Argyll Avenue, Falkirk, ignored a court order to stay away from his former girlfriend.

Crime
Chief Constable’s annual report highlights success of joint approach

Chief Constable’s annual report highlights success of joint approach

The partnership between Police Scotland, Falkirk Council Licensing Board, and the town’s pub and club owners is keeping our communities safe.

News
30-10-2017. Picture Michael Gillen. FALKIRK. The Auld Vic. Emma Carroll (34) and Lara Carroll (30) holding a fundraiser for breast cancer and ovarian charities in memory of their mum Julliette Carroll who died in August.

‘Our mum will be looking down’

Grieving sisters are holding an event to remember their mum and fundraise for cancer charities.

Lifestyle
When is Falkirk firework display?

When is Falkirk firework display?

Crowds will converge on Callendar Park this Sunday, November 5, for Falkirk’s annual firework spectacular.

Lifestyle
Preparing to sparkle at licenced trade awards ceremony

Preparing to sparkle at licenced trade awards ceremony

Hoping for success tonight (Thursday) at the Scottish Licenced Trade News Award are bosses at Falkirk pub Sportsters.

Business
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