Larbert

Larbert

Greens choice for Bonnybridge and Larbert by-election

Former Larbert High teacher David Robertson is the Greens candidate for next month’s Bonnybridge and Larbert by-election.

Politics
Gutsy trauma course at Forth Valley Royal

Gutsy trauma course at Forth Valley Royal

Mannequins swathed in “blood-soaked” tissues are an early clue that Forth Valley Royal Hospital’s trauma course is a bit different from the usual variety.

Health
New travel agency for Stenhousemuir and Larbert holidaymakers

New travel agency for Stenhousemuir and Larbert holidaymakers

A new holiday firm in Stenhousemuir plans to provide customers with personal service without them having to travel far from home.

Business
Niall Coleman, left, will fight for the Bonnybridge/Larbert seat left vacant by the death of his father Tom Coleman last year

Hoping to carry on dad’s work

The SNP has looked to family first to select its candidate to fight a forthcoming by-election in the hopes a son can carry on his late father’s work.

News
Former Falkirk councillor hoping for quick return to politics

Former Falkirk councillor hoping for quick return to politics

A former councillor is hoping to be re-elected to Falkirk Council – nine months after losing her seat.

Politics
Can you help identify this mystery man who may be from Falkirk area?

Can you help identify this mystery man who may be from Falkirk area?

Police and health workers are appealing for help in identifying a mystery man.

Health
Falls and flu blamed for long A&E waits at Forth Valley Royal

Falls and flu blamed for long A&E waits at Forth Valley Royal

Health chiefs have admitted they have faced “challenges” in treating the number of patients turning up at A&E in recent weeks.

Health
Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert

Abducted woman from local hospital

A man who abducted a female employee from Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert will receive treatment for his mental health issues for the next three years.

News
Pupils from S1 to S6 are involved in the Spark and Grit production

School show is a journey down memory lane

Pupils will take their audience on a journey down memory lane to remember the impact Carron Company had on Falkirk district.

News
Death of Falkirk Provost Tom Coleman

Death of Falkirk Provost Tom Coleman

The Provost of Falkirk Council, Tom Coleman, has died in hospital following a short illness.

Politics
Larbert school’s EU boost

Larbert school’s EU boost

Larbert’s Kinnaird Primary has won £5350 from the EU’s Erasmus+ fund, to be used for language training and development.

Education
Falkirk Sheriff Court

Gave police officer the elbow at hospital

An alcoholic was under the influence when she struck a female police officer in the head with her hand and her elbow.

Crime
Missing teen traced safe and well

Missing teen traced safe and well

A teenager who was last seen boarding a bus in Larbert has been traced.

Crime
Falkirk Sheriff Court

Larbert offender given last chance to stay out of jail

Barry Newman has until February 1 to complete 76 hours unpaid work or go to jail.

Crime
Unique Larbert project between young and old is child’s play

Unique Larbert project between young and old is child’s play

A heart-warming partnership between pensioners and pre-schoolers has unlocked a new lease of life for young and old.

Education
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
Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert

Arrested in hospital

Caroline Moore (43), 37 Castle Crescent, Denny, lost her temper in Forth Valley Royal Hospital, Larbert, on July 30.

Crime
Joy from Larbert is our model winner

Joy from Larbert is our model winner

A nine-year-old schoolgirl from Larbert was named the winner in the search for 
Scotland’s next top model.

Lifestyle
Police are appealing for information

Appeal after fatal road accident

Police in Forth Valley are appealing for witnesses after a fatal road accident near Stirling.

Crime
Forth Valley Royal Hospital

Threatened to assault security staff at hospital

Hospital security staff called the police after Shaun Kirwan produced a pair of scissors and threatened to slash his throat.

Crime
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