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Group opposed to Ineos road closure calls for more support

Campaigners are looking for further backing in their bid to prevent a petrochemical giant’s plan to permanently close part of a Grangemouth road.

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Hillwalkers are being urged to take care and be prepared for all kinds of weather.

Hillwalkers urged to be aware of dangers posed by bad weather

Hillwalkers and people pursuing outdoor activities in the mountains are ebing warned by Police Scotland of the dangers that inclement weather and the terrain can present.

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Linlithgow station at centre of second day of rail disruption

Linlithgow station at centre of second day of rail disruption

Rail passengers travelling between Glasgow and Edinburgh face a second day of disruption following a landslip on the main line between the cities.

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Demolition day for historic building

Demolition day for historic building

Linlithgow’s Victoria Hall on High Street is due to be demolished over a phased period of 13 weeks, with works commencing on January 29.

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Weather warning still in place across Central Scotland

Weather warning still in place across Central Scotland

The “be prepared” amber warning is in place for wide parts of the country, including Strathclyde, Central, the Lothians, south west Scotland, Tayside and Fife from 07:00 until 22:00.

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The coldest week of the winter is expected this week. Picture: TSPL

Weather warning has been upgraded across Central Scotland

Travellers are being warned of a high risk of disruption, after the Met Office upgraded its weather warning for parts of south west and central Scotland.

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The coldest week of the winter is expected this week. Picture: TSPL

Weather warning has been upgraded across Central Scotland

Travellers are being warned of a high risk of disruption, after the Met Office upgraded its weather warning for parts of south west and central Scotland.

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Panto season continues in Linlithgow

Panto season continues in Linlithgow

The pantomime season is still well and truly in full swing in Linlithgow as a three night run of an hilarious top show began last night (Thursday)

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Leading author to visit Linlithgow

Leading author to visit Linlithgow

The Burgh Halls in Linlithgow have been assigned as a stop-off point for a leading author who is promoting her new book.

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Salmond’s festive send-up is big hit online

Salmond’s festive send-up is big hit online

Linlithgow’s Alex Salmond has become a festive online favourite after showcasing a well-timed reworking of a Hogmanay institution.

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Loony Dookers headed for South Queensferry to make New Year complete

Loony Dookers headed for South Queensferry to make New Year complete

A total of 1100 madcap bathers are set to breeze freezing temperatures on New Year’s Day at South Queensferry’s Loony Dook.

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Spanish monarch honours young Linlithgow engineer

Spanish monarch honours young Linlithgow engineer

A university student from Linlithgow has received a worldbeating accolade at a royal ceremony held in the Spanish capital.

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Diary date for runners as extra event is created in Stirling

Diary date for runners as extra event is created in Stirling

A key sporting event is to be repeated and extended after its debut proved to be a massive success last year.

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Final drive to help vulnerable young adults at Christmas

Final drive to help vulnerable young adults at Christmas

There is still time to give a Christmas gift to a homeless young person living nearby, thanks to a special Christmas appeal.

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Salmond show could come to Linlithgow

Linlithgow’s Alex Salmond wants to return to home turf to present the show that sparked national headlines during the Edinburgh Fringe.

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Financial watchdogs deliver verdict on West Lothian Council

West Lothian Council maintained its strong performance but councillors need to play a more active role in the face of a £73.5m funding gap.

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Fayre has feast of festive fun in Linlithgow

Fayre has feast of festive fun in Linlithgow

Historic Linlithgow will again be transformed into a winter wonderland with the Victorian Era as its theme on Saturday November 25.

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