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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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It's not good news for Scottish residents with a phobia of creepy crawlies (Photo: Charlesjsharp / Wikimedia Commons)

Experts predict an increase in Scotland's daddy longlegs population

Scottish residents should expect to see a rise in the number of daddy longlegs (also known as crane flies) this year, after millions of larvae were discovered underground.

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Female pensioner injured in attempted mugging in Linlithgow

Female pensioner injured in attempted mugging in Linlithgow

A woman in her 70s was the target of an attempted robbery near Linlithgow Loch on Wednesday.

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Martyn Day MP opening Somme exhibition at Bo'ness railway museum.

Bo’ness exhibition tells the story of the railway’s forgotten heroes

Falkirk East MP Martyn Day yesterday opened an important new exhibition in Bo’ness - one very different from its typical displays about the great age of steam.

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Dalmeny station row

Dalmeny station row

Passengers have been woefully let down as they try to maximise the potential of a key transport hub which needs a better parking plan in place, it is claimed

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A Scots Gaelic sign on the Isle of Skye

Quiz: How good is your Scottish Gaelic?

Take our quiz and see how well you know Scotland's second language
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Questions asked after road tragedy

Questions asked after road tragedy

A plea for road safety was ignored by both police and Falkirk Council on a route linked to the deaths of three young people

Crime
Train driver hailed as a hero after saving dog stranded on Forth Bridge

Train driver hailed as a hero after saving dog stranded on Forth Bridge

It was a narrow escape for a petrified pooch who spent hours dodging trains on the tracks of the Forth Bridge before being rescued.

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Road crash near Linlithgow claims third young life

Road crash near Linlithgow claims third young life

Police in Forth Valley can sadly confirm that a third person has now died following a serious collision north of Linlithgow this week.

Crime
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
Scott Hutchison

Sad confirmation for bereaved family of Scott

Police in Edinburgh can now confirm that the body recovered at Port Edgar, near South Queensferry, at around 8.30pm on Thursday 10th May, is that of Scott Hutchison.

Crime
St Andrew's Parish Church's mini-bus was stolen overnight

Public’s help vital as church minibus is recovered

A church minibus stolen in Bo’ness earlier this week has been found.

Crime
Bus boost for Kirkliston and South Queensferry

Bus boost for Kirkliston and South Queensferry

Kirkliston and South Queensferry will have their own direct bus link to Glasgow within days after bus giant Stagecoach stepped in.

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Sad discovery in South Queensferry

Sad discovery in South Queensferry

Police in Edinburgh have confirmed that they have found the body of a man they had been searching for in the South Queensferry area.

Crime
Body found in search for missing singer Scott Hutchison

Body found in search for missing singer Scott Hutchison

Police searching for Frightened Rabbit front man Scott Hutchison have found a body at Port Edgar on the Firth of Forth.

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Jealous Bo’ness bride fined for breaking best friend’s tooth

Jealous Bo’ness bride fined for breaking best friend’s tooth

A jealous bride broke her best friend’s tooth in a bust-up over her new husband, a court heard.

Crime
Young gardeners in Linlithgow could win big

Young gardeners in Linlithgow could win big

Organisers of a Linlithgow-based competition to get the younger generation gardening have extended the deadline of the contest to Saturday June 2.

Environment
Two dead and two critical after fatal smash near Bo’ness

Two dead and two critical after fatal smash near Bo’ness

Two young women have died and two other people remain in a critical condition following yesterday’s road accident near Bo’ness.

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