Grangemouth

Grangemouth

Police: Missing Grangemouth man found ‘safe and well’

A man reported missing from Grangemouth has been found “safe and well”.

Grangemouth
Christopher McPhee

Appeal to find missing Grangemouth man

Police have appealed for information in a bid to trace a man missing from Grangemouth.

Grangemouth
Former Specsavers director Tom Simpson

Falkirk and Grangemouth Specsavers stores’ charity tribute to late director

Staff at Specsavers in Falkirk and Grangemouth have pledged their support to a cancer charity in honour of the company’s late director.

Falkirk
SNP elected members MP John McNally, MSP Angus MacDonald and MP Martyn Day

Falkirk MPs and MSP speak out on Ineos’ extended fracking licence

Elected members from Falkirk assured residents no fracking would take place in Scotland after their own party decided to extend a firm’s licence to carry out the process locally.

Business
Three OAPs were duped out of three-figure sums by Ewan McGregor

Conman used gardening firm to fleece Grangemouth and Polmont pensioners

A bogus gardener managed to swindle almost £700 
from three unsuspecting 
pensioners.

Crime
Ineos will test its internal emergency evacuation procedures

Ineos sounds alarm warning to Grangemouth residents

Grangemouth residents may hear alarms and warning tones ringing from Ineos this morning (Thursday) — but they have been urged not to panic.

Grangemouth
Ineos has its licence to frack in Falkirk area extended

Ineos has its licence to frack in Falkirk area extended

Environmental groups admitted they were disappointed the Scottish Government opted to extend a petrochemical giant’s fracking rights – despite the fact there is effectively an ongoing ban on the process.

Business
Hybrid Brewing owners Rab Lee and James Gilbert are celebrating after their product was selected by ALDI as part of the supermarket's Scottish Beer Festival

Grangemouth craft brewery products selected for ALDI’s Scottish Beer Festival

The owners of a Grangemouth-based craft brewery are raising a glass to success after their product was chosen to feature in a supermarket beer festival.

Grangemouth
Dux, Rebecca Stewart (16) and proxime accessit, Simon Paton (17)

Grangemouth High prizegiving: Roller girl Rebecca leads school’s 2018 success story

Like its star pupil, Grangemouth High School is rolling towards even more success in the future.

Education
Police in Falkirk are investigating a number of garage vandalisms in Grangemouth

Garages in Grangemouth targeted by vandal

A number of garages in Grangemouth were targeted by a spray paint-wielding vandal last Friday.

Crime
The MacDonald Inchyra Hotel, Grangemouth won Resident Spa of the Year Award in Beauty Industry Awards

Grangemouth hotel wins Scottish Beauty Industry Awards title

Grangemouth’s Macdonald Inchyra Hotel and Spa has been voted the Resident Spa of the Year Award at the Scottish Beauty Industry Awards.

Grangemouth
Dominik Koruc

Appeal to find man missing from Grangemouth

Police are appealing for information to help find a man who has gone missing from Grangemouth.

Grangemouth
Ready Steady Show, at the Falkirk Town Hall

Falkirk’s Hannah secures place at London drama school

A schoolgirl from Falkirk has been accepted at a full-time drama school run by Birds of a Feather actress Pauline Quirke.

Whats on
House Pupils of the year: Adam Millar, Rannoch House; Maria Thomson, Grange House; Rachel Verhees, Zetland House and Logan Bruce, Inchyra House.

Carrongrange celebrations for staff and pupils

Celebrating the success of all its pupils was the aim of the recent event at Carrongrange School.

Education
Emma Muldoon

Column: How one bad trip after another started Simply Emma

Who would have thought a nightmare experience at London Heathrow Airport would have developed into an amazing journey of sharing my accessible travel and life experiences online to people all over of the world?

Opinion
Alice Hamilton's nostalgic exhibition in Abbotsgrange Church was just a dress rehearsal for Sacred Heart Primary School Beth Rafferty becoming the 100th Grangemouth Children's Day Queen

A ‘ton’ of fun for Beth and pals

Grangemouth Children’s Day is always a great event but this Saturday it will mark a major milestone when it crowns its 100th queen.

News
12-06-2018. Picture Michael Gillen. FALKIRK, Orchard Hotel. Former Falkirk High Street Boots colleagues getting back together, some not seen each other for 50 years. Anne Cameron (Wands) 79; Janet Peat (Fishers) 76; Mima Bell (Connal ) 80; Irda Sherman (Allan) 79 back on a visit from Canada; Sandra Gray (Robertson) 73 and Irene Wright (Kirkwood) 78.

Former Boots staff remember how Falkirk town centre used to be

A group of former workmates met up for the first time in several decades to reminisce about their days serving Falkirk customers.

Business
Ineos founder Sir Jim Ratcliffe

No fracking joy yet for Sir Jim and Ineos

Ineos founder Jim Ratcliffe may have received a knighthood this month but the billionaire will still have to wait to get cracking on fracking in Scotland.

Business
Grangemouth can go global with a little help

Grangemouth can go global with a little help

Grangemouth is already synonymous with the chemical industry within Scotland and the UK but moves are afoot to spread the word to the rest of the world.

Education
Isobel is charity’s special lady

Isobel is charity’s special lady

Grangemouth gran Isobel Anderson won’t have to bother struggling to paint her garden fence any more - thanks to a heartfelt gesture of thanks.

News
Load more