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Man charged over death of Kirkintilloch woman

A man has been charged in connection with the death of Kirkintilloch woman Jennifer Morgan (33), who was found dead in the back garden of her Waterside home on Wednesday.

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That's my girl...Duncan Slater can now enjoy going out for a walk with his daughter Lilly (8), after having both his legs amputated. Despite life-changing injuries, he has no regrets about his RAF service.

Duncan Slater: So proud to be part of the RAF story

Despite almost every bone in his body being broken, Scotsman Duncan Slater remains both proud of the RAF and his service in it.

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Daddy's girl...Grace was just six months old when Kevin Ogilvie was injured while serving with the RAF. He and his family received a tremendous amount of support from the RAF Benevolent Fund as he tried to overcome his injuries.

Kevin Ogilvie: So proud to be part of the RAF story

Kevin Ogilvie was just 20 when he signed up to join the RAF and two years later, the young Scotsman’s life changed forever.

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Award for Bay Leaf Bistro

Award for Bay Leaf Bistro

The Bay Leaf Bistro & Takeaway in Bearsden has 
triumphed at the 11th annual Scottish Curry Awards held recently at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Glasgow.

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Robin’s on the fiddle to help hospital care

Robin’s on the fiddle to help hospital care

A Bearsden senior citizen hopes his mountainous challenge will be music to the ears of hospital patients.

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Bring a halt to local rail chaos

Bring a halt to local rail chaos

Two MSPs have welcomed a call to East Dunbartonshire Council to commission a 
feasibility study into re-twin tracking Milngavie rail line.

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19-04-2018 Picture Roberto Cavieres.  Back of home at Alexander Place where Jennifer's body was found

Jennifer Morgan death in Kirkintilloch: One man released from police custody

A man has been released from custody after the death of a woman in Kirkintilloch.

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Jennifer Morgan, who was found dead in the garden of her Waterside home

Waterside villagers send ‘love and prayers’ to devastated family of tragic Jennifer

Villagers at Waterside in Kirkintilloch have expressed their shock and sadness over the death this week of a young woman who had just moved to the area.

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Man charged after firearm incident at Lenzie

Man charged after firearm incident at Lenzie

A 24 year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with a firearm incident at Lenzie.

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The street was still cordoned off today (Thursday)

Two men arrested over death of Kirkintilloch woman

Two men have been arrested after the death of a 33-year-old woman at her home at Kirkintilloch yesterday.

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Murder hunt after woman found dead in back garden of Kirkintilloch property

Murder hunt after woman found dead in back garden of Kirkintilloch property

Police are treating the death of a woman found in the back garden a house in Kirkintilloch as murder.

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Agents lose income as Betterware catalogue goes into administration

Agents lose income as Betterware catalogue goes into administration

The business behind Betterware catalogue has collapsed with the loss of 100 jobs – and agents across Scotland facing the prospect of losing their income.

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Rob Roy striker Willie Sawyers is likely to miss the rest of the season after suffering a thigh injury in training.

Fixture backlog piling up for frustrated Rob Roy boss

Kirkintilloch Rob Roy’s fixture backlog is continuing to pile up after they were hit by yet another postponement on Saturday.

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Rossvale took on Forth in unfamiliar indoor surroundings at Ravenscraig (pic by Elaine Robertson)

Rossvale put five past Forth to increase league lead

Rossvale moved four points clear at the top of the Central First Division table with a comfortable win over lowly Forth Wanderers.

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Young woman found dead with ‘stab wounds’ at Kirkintilloch house

Young woman found dead with ‘stab wounds’ at Kirkintilloch house

Police are investigating the death of a 32-year-old woman who was found at a house in Kirkintilloch.

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A snapshot of wartime

A snapshot of wartime

Do you know anyone in this photo, taken at Russells
Yard in Bearsden way back 
in 1945?

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Campsie and Kirkintilloch people will be forced to walk half a mile for a bus if month-long road closure goes ahead

Campsie and Kirkintilloch people will be forced to walk half a mile for a bus if month-long road closure goes ahead

The month-long closure of a main route from Kirkintilloch to Milton of Campsie by developers CALA Homes will force residents to walk more than half a mile for a bus.

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Union’s £4.5m legal threat against council

Union’s £4.5m legal threat against council

The new ruling Tory/LibDem administration at East Dunbartonshire Council has agreed to enter into negotiations with unions — after 
UNISON threatened to sue it for millions of pounds.

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Patsy is a true inspiration

Patsy is a true inspiration

A local woman who has transformed the lives of thousands of people has been presented with a prestigious award.

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Work begins on new £8.2m care home

Work begins on new £8.2m care home

The managing director of the award-winning Abbotsford House Care Home in Bearsden is overseeing the construction of a new £8.2 million 
facility nearby.

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