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Residents’ relief at new bus service

A vital bus link from South Queensferry to Edinburgh is to stay on the road.

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Sweet success as businesses come out on top

Sweet success as businesses come out on top

Two local businesses had plenty to celebrate this week after scooping prestigious awards.

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Wheels put in motion for new bus service

Wheels put in motion for new bus service

A new bus service for the community which hit the road this week is proving a hit with residents.

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New Lothian Country bus service for South Queensferry

New Lothian Country bus service for South Queensferry

Residents in South Queensferry will not be left without a vital link to Edinburgh after Lothian Buses confirmed it would be stepping in from June 4.

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South Queensferry left in limbo over bus service to Edinburgh

South Queensferry left in limbo over bus service to Edinburgh

There are increasing fears that passengers will be left without a vital bus link to Edinburgh from South Queensferry.

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What it takes to get to the top of the Rich List

What it takes to get to the top of the Rich List

Want to end up on the Sunday Times Rich List?

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The new Scotts restaurant will have a similar look to the Troon venue

New restaurant will bring jobs boost to South Queensferry

South Queensferry will receive a major jobs boost when a new restaurant opens its doors at Port Edgar Marina later this year.

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Have you got any paper fivers left?

Last day to spend your old Bank of England paper fivers

People have until midnight tonight (Friday) to spend their old paper Bank of England fivers before they lose their legal tender status.

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BACBA members Rhona Lapsley, Rab Jeffrey and Helen Jeffrey who are trailblazing the new service. Picture: Michael Gillen

Optimism high as trial period starts for Bo’ness community bus

A community bus to provide services to and from Edinburgh will hit the road next week following a successful campaign.

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First MD Paul McGowan says the changes will benefit travellers. Picture: Michael Gillen

Extra bus services en route

Bus commuters from Linlithgow to Edinburgh will have more services following an announcement on changes by operator First West Lothian.

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Diversions are in place in the Old Town.

Traffic disruption ahead

Travellers are being warned of traffic disruption at a busy roundabout near the Kincardine Bridge next week.

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Have you got any paper fivers left?

Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

People have just a week left to spend or bank the 155 million paper Bank of England fivers still in circulation before they lose their legal tender status.

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Deadline looms for Edinburgh Airport flight path consultation

Deadline looms for Edinburgh Airport flight path consultation

Residents are being reminded they have less than two weeks to get their views heard on Edinburgh Airport’s controversial flight path consultation.

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Residents concerned over Vennel plans in Linlithgow

Residents concerned over Vennel plans in Linlithgow

Residents raised concern over redevelopment plans for Linlithgow’s Vennel at the community council meeting on Tuesday.

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Satnam Ner with Grahame Smith. Fraser Band photography.

STUC elects its first Black President

At the 120th Congress in Aviemore, the STUC elected Satnam Ner from Prospect trade union as President. Satnam Ner, a Radiochemistry Manager at Babcock International Group and a long-serving member of the STUC Black Workers’ Committee and the General Council, will be the first Black President of the STUC.

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Woolworths could be set for a return?

Woolworths set for shock return to the high street

Collapsed retailer Woolworths could be set to make a surprise return to the high street, according to reports.

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Meeting on airport flight paths is called

Meeting on airport flight paths is called

A public meeting to discuss Edinburgh Airport’s controversial flight path proposals has been arranged for next week.

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Fire completely destroys Bo’ness business

Fire completely destroys Bo’ness business

A businesswoman was left devastated after a fire tore through her premises on Sunday morning.

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Union to ballot local authority workers

Union to ballot local authority workers

UNISON members have instructed their trade union to ballot 70,000 local government members across every local authority in Scotland on industrial action.

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