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Falkirk rail users face delays

Train passengers in Falkirk are experiencing delays this morning after a signalling fault.

Transport
Delays after ScotRail service breaks down at Polmont

Delays after ScotRail service breaks down at Polmont

A major headache for rail commuters this morning after a train broke down at Polmont.

Transport
Members of the Forth Bridges Accordion Band have called on the Royal Bank of Scotland to allow them to access their accounts

Bo’ness-based band unable to pay bills due to RBS mistake

A bank has apologised to a marching band after losing important documents which left the group unable to pay its bills.

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Third death after fatal smash near Bo’ness

Third death after fatal smash near Bo’ness

A third person has now died following a serious collision near Bo’ness.

Transport
Linlithgow to Bo’ness road closed following serious accident

Linlithgow to Bo’ness road closed following serious accident

Emergency services are in attendance at a serious road traffic collision on a main road between Linlithgow and Bo’ness.

Transport
Poundworld in Falkirk High Street.

Poundworld to close around 100 stores

Discount chain Poundworld is pursuing a restructuring plan that could see it shut around a third of its stores, putting more than 1500 jobs in doubt.

Business
The Forth Bridge (Pic: Jane Barlow)

Disused railway tunnel at Forth Bridge filled in

A disused railway tunnel near the Forth Road Bridge has been filled in – without anyone knowing work was being done!

Transport
Stock pic: John Devlin

Weather update: Job centres closed

The Department for Work and Pensions has announced that all job centres in areas affected by adverse weather be closed until 12pm tomorrow (March 1).

Business
ScotRail cancels some services ahead of Beast from the East

ScotRail cancels some services ahead of Beast from the East

Rail users are advised that ScotRail has cancelled some Edinburgh to Dunblane services over the next few days as the amber warning for heavy snow is about to begin.

Transport
Additional carriages will be added to train services on Saturday for the rugby.  Picture: Michael Gillen.

Additional train carriages for Scotland v England rugby

Extra carriages are to be added to train services for rugby fans travelling to Scotland’s sell-out Six Nations game at BT Murrayfield this weekend.

Transport
M9 delays after collision

M9 delays after collision

Motorists are facing delays on the M9 this morning following an accident.

Transport
The collision happened south of the Queensferry Crossing on the M90 at junction 1A.

Witness appeal after serious M90 collision

Police are appealing for information following a serious road traffic collision on the M90 south of the Queensferry Crossing last night (Saturday).

Transport
Stock image. John Devlin Johnston Press

Countdown on to use Scottish paper notes

There’s now less than a month to use your paper £5 and £10 notes.

Business
Additional carriages and extra train services are to be in place for Scotland's Six Nations match against France at BT Murrayfield on Sunday.  Pic: Michael Gillen.

Additional train carriages and services for Scotland’s Six Nations rugby match

Additional carriages and extra train services are to be added this weekend for rugby fans travelling to Scotland’s Six Nations match at BT Murrayfield Stadium.

Transport
Forth Road Bridge re-opening as public transport corridor on Feb 1. Pictured: transport Minister Humza Yousaf

Forth Road Bridge to re-open to public transport traffic

The Forth Road Bridge will fully re-open tomorrow (February 1) as a dedicated public transport corridor.

Transport
The bridge will be an official motorway from February. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Queensferry Crossing will become official motorway in February

It has been announced that the Queensferry Crossing will officially become a motorway from next month.

Transport

Long list of unfinished jobs on Queensferry Crossing revealed

A list of 23 unfinished jobs on the newly-opened Queensferry Crossing which will take until September to complete was published by today.

Transport
NEC see significant technological advantages.

Johnston Press digital awarded funding from Google innovation initiative

Johnston Press - the owner of this title - has announced that it has won two separate grants from the Digital News Initiative Innovation Fund, which is backed by Google.

Business
Local papers tie up BBC link for democracy reporters

Local papers tie up BBC link for democracy reporters

This newspaper is to benefit from a link-up with the BBC which will see dozens of local democracy reporters employed across the UK.

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