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Electric line train’s test positive

The electrification of the Edinburgh to Glasgow mainline is rolling on as a new train was tested on the electrified route for the first time.

Lifestyle
Flight path saga rumbles on

Flight path saga rumbles on

The saga over Edinburgh Airport’s flight paths plan looks set to rumble on, according to Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine.

Transport
The Bridge will reopen. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Revealed: Forth Road Bridge reopening date

It has been revealed that the Forth Road Bridge is to reopen after being closed to traffic for over a month.

News
Edinburgh Airport pressure group say works will hit otherwise quiet communities with noise issues and question the future of second runway

Runway works will bring noise concerns

Bo’ness is one of eight areas around Edinburgh Airport that will be affected by noise from planes as the main runway is repaired.

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Flight path review suspended

Flight path review suspended

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) review of proposed changes to Edinburgh Airport’s flight paths has been suspended.

News
MP calls for talks over airport’s flight path plans

MP calls for talks over airport’s flight path plans

MP for Edinburgh West Christine Jardine has asked the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) for an urgent meeting with Edinburgh Airport’s flight path plans affecting the South Queensferry community.

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THe queensferry crossing at rush hour.

Transport chiefs urged: ‘Reopen Forth Road Bridge’

Transport bosses have been urged to reopen the Forth Road Bridge to ease traffic chaos on its replacement.

Transport
Queensferry Crossing. Picture: Transport Scotland

Traffic chaos as tailbacks hit new bridge

The Queensferry Crossing’s first morning rush hour has been hit by major tailbacks in both directions.

Transport
Normal service resumed at Croy Station

Normal service resumed at Croy Station

Services are back to normal at Croy Station after a lorry smashed into a nearby bridge

Environment
Travel disruption for Queensferry residents

Travel disruption for Queensferry residents

Motorists are being warned to expect travel disruption in South Queensferry for around three months.

Transport
Indecent assault on train

Indecent assault on train

A train passenger who pulled up the skirt of a woman is being hunted by police

Crime
Warning of rail line dangers as testing begins

Warning of rail line dangers as testing begins

Overhead power cables on the main Edinburgh-Glasgwo line will be live for testing from Saturday, September 2.

Transport
Yong Keh Kee tried to smuggle around 10 kilos of cannabis through Edinburgh Airport.

Expansion underway at Edinburgh Airport

Work on an £80 milion expansion to Edinburgh Airport has begun to cope with anticipated sharp rise in passengers.

Transport
Residents rail against Bo’ness Road closure

Residents rail against Bo’ness Road closure

Over 3000 residents have signed an online petition against the closure of a public road which connects Grangemouth with Bo’ness.

News
Police have branded the incident as ' an act of stupidity'

Elderly woman dies after fall on bus

Police are appealing for witnesses after an elderly passenger died following a fall on a bus in Linlithgow High Street.

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Driver Graeme Turton, Marion Hunter Rab Jeffrey of the Bo'ness and Area Community Bus Association.

Bus looking for bags of help

The Bo’ness and Area Community Bus Association SCIO is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative.

Transport
Royal opening for Queensferry Crossing

Royal opening for Queensferry Crossing

HM The Queen will officially open the Queensferry Crossing on Septmber 4.

Transport
Diversions are in place in the Old Town.

Motorists to face travel disruption, warns Scottish Water

Motorists in Winchburgh are being warned of travel disruption for at least four weeks.

Transport
More misery for rail passengers

More misery for rail passengers

Rail communters have been hit by delays this morning after a signalling fault affected the busy Glasgow to Edinburgh line.

Transport
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Environmental groups and The Scottish Greens have called on the UK Government to do more to tackle air pollution.

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