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Bravehearted souls needed to walk across hot coals

Individuals with a burning ambition to walk barefoot across hot embers are being sought for a charity event. Four of Marie Curie’s Fundraising Groups are joining forces and organising a firewalk to raise money for Marie Curie.

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Maxwell Avenue, Westerton.

Want to get involved in the local community?

Local residents are being invited to go along to Bearsden West Community Council’s next meeting to discuss any concerns they have about the area with the police.

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Provost Alan Brown, elected members, partners and guests at the official opening of Kilmardinny House in Bearsden.

Newly transformed Kilmardinny House re-opens

A new era has begun for one of East Dunbartonshire’s most historic buildings after a refurbishment and extension project - which has already been shortlisted for an award.

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Raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support by going along to a coffee morning at Andiamo in Milngavie

World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Andiamo restaurant in Milngavie is hosting a ‘Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning’ event for Macmillan Cancer Support on Friday, September 29 from 10am.

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Families can enjoy a great day out at a Science Festival at Mugdock Park

Science Festival is coming to Mugdock Park

Families are invited to enjoy a day of FREE science fun when the Middle of Scotland Science Festival returns to Mugdock Country Park on Sunday, October 8.

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Kara Lily Hayworth plays one of Britain's best loved entertainers in Cilla - The Musical which is at the Edinburgh Playhouse this week.

Cilla - The Musical heads to the Scottish capital

Cilla - The Musical tells the extraordinary story of the ordinary girl from Liverpool whose teenage dreams of stardom lead her to becoming one of Britain’s best-loved entertainers of all time.

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Will Young will reprise his role as Emcee in Cabaret when it comes to Edinburgh in November.

Life is a Cabaret so why not come hear the music play?

Award-winning musical Cabaret, starring singer-songwriter Will Young and musician and presenter Louise Redknapp is coming to Edinburgh later this year.

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Oscar winner Kate Winslet will voice Mrs Fillyjonk

Kids’ classic the Moomins is coming back with an amazing A-List cast

Everyone’s favourite trolls are being brought back to life for the small screen and an all-star cast has just been announced.

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The lead roles of Danny and Sandy were performed by Tom Parker and Danielle Hope. Pics: Paul Coltas.

Review: Grease, Edinburgh Playhouse.

Black leather jackets, teddy boys and 1950’s rock and roll were the order of the day when the smash hit musical Grease arrived at the Edinburgh Playhouse this week.

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Scenes from ‘lost’ episode of Only Fools And Horses to air for the first time

Viewers are to get a glimpse of a ‘lost’ episode of Only Fools and Horses for the very first time.

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Six out of 10 (61 per cent) Scottish  food and drink firms are pursuing new international customers.

Scottish food and drink firms targeting international expansion

Scottish food and drink firms are targeting new international customers outside of the European Union (EU), according to a new report by Bank of Scotland.

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Scots have named Sir David Attenborough as the guest they would most like to share a takeaway with.

Sir David Attenborough named as Scots’ ultimate dinner party guest

Scots have named veteran broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough as their top dinner date to enjoy a takeaway with.

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Farmers markets are a great source of local produce

Could you change one shopping basket item?

It’s Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight and people are being challenged to “change one thing” in their shopping basket for a Scottish alternative! And food assemblies are making this so easy to achieve!

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The SSE Scottish Music Awards are returning to Glasgow this December in support of the countrys largest music therapy charity.

Scottish Music Awards return to Glasgow

The SSE Scottish Music Awards are returning to Glasgow this December in support of the country’s largest music therapy charity.

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Original art for sale in Gavin's Mill.

Original art for sale at Gavin’s Mill shop

Work by three very different local artists is currently on display at the new Fairtrade shop and cafe in Gavin’s Mill, Milngavie.

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More than one-third of Scottish parents are still regularly offering crisps (37 percent) as snacks for their children either alongside or in between meals.

Worrying trend in snacking habits may be contributing to ‘obesity crisis’

A major charity initiative between Diabetes UK, the British Heart Foundation (BHF) and Tesco has discovered that snacking habits in Scotland are risking families’ long term health.

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Louisa with the rest of the cast of Grease which is coming to the Edinburgh Playhouse next month. Pic: by Paul Coltas

Grease is the word! – Hit musical is coming to Edinburgh

Summer nights, pink ladies and black leather jackets will be the order of the day when award-winning musical Grease comes to Edinburgh next month.

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C-3POs head from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back will be up for sale at the auction.

Fancy owning a piece of movie history?

Would you like to buy Indiana Jones’ bullwhip, the Star-Lord’s helmet from Guardians of the Galaxy or Thor’s hammer?

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The award categories will include: Outstanding Woman in Cyber.

Nominations wanted for Scottish Cyber Awards

Scots are being urged to put themselves forward for an awards ceremony that recognises the country’s leading cyber security experts.

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Douglas Academy. Photo by Emma Mitchell.

Venture behind the doors and unlock years of history ...

If you fancy taking a peek inside heritage centres, churches and town halls across East Dunbartonshire you will have a unique opportunity to do so next month.

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