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Community centre gets a helping hand

Around £20,000-worth of work has been carried out to give a Kirkintilloch community centre a much-needed facelift.

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Councillor Vaughan Moody has defended the actions of the Lib Dem group

Redundancy terms row rolls on

The leaders of the Lib Dem and Tory groups on East Dunbartonshire Council have defended their decision to vote to cut workers’ redundancy terms.

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Herald to benefit from BBC link for local democracy reporters

Herald to benefit from BBC link for local democracy reporters

The Kirkintilloch Herald will benefit from a link-up with the BBC which will see dozens of local democracy reporters employed across the UK.

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Homebase site – hope for 80 new jobs

Homebase site – hope for 80 new jobs

Hopes are high that new 
plans for the site of the 
former Homebase at Milngavie will result in the creation 
of up to 80 jobs.

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Angered Scots launch campaign to keep Saltires on food packaging

Angered Scots launch campaign to keep Saltires on food packaging

An online campaign rallying against the Union Flag replacing the saltire on Scottish produce has been launched.

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BrightHouse

BrightHouse to pay £14.8m in redress to customers

A rent-to-own company which has stores across Scotland has committed to pay around £15m to 249,000 customers following discussions with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

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Could your business support the British Heart Foundation?

The British Heart Foundation appeals for Glasgow businesses to join the fight against heart disease

Companies across Glasgow are being encouraged to help beat heart disease in their local area by joining forces with the British Heart Foundation (BHF) - Europe’s largest funder of heart and circulatory research.

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Could you become a seasonal worker for M&S this festive season?

M&S Searches for 100 Seasonal “Moment Makers” in Glasgow

M&S is recruiting 100 additional colleagues for the forthcoming Christmas season in their Glasgow stores.

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Find the golden ticket hidden in East Dunbartonshire - and win a year’s free travel

Find the golden ticket hidden in East Dunbartonshire - and win a year’s free travel

Keep an eye out, bus users - First Glasgow has released a golden ticket somewhere in East Dunbartonshire, worth a year of free bus travel on two of its major express services.

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Duncan Cumming at a local train station

Fury as trains skip stations

The Councillor for Bearsden North has been inundated with complaints from residents recently about the local train service.

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Tim Hortons arriving soon at Bishopbriggs

Tim Hortons arriving soon at Bishopbriggs

There may be a new Tim Hortons cafe and bake branch coming to Bishopbriggs.

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Benefit fraudsters have been rumbled

Unlocking homes by catching the crooks

Efforts to tackle fraud in East Dunbartonshire have potentially saved the public purse £3.6million and freed up more than 40 homes.

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Anger over Royal Mail plan to axe parcel delivery office

Anger over Royal Mail plan to axe parcel delivery office

Residents have voiced their dismay over the planned 
shutdown of the parcel 
delivery office in Bishopbriggs by Royal Mail.

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Bearsden, Brookwood Library, Councillor Duncan Cumming, against closure.
Picture Paul McSherry.

Councillors vote against selling villa

Plans to sell or lease Brookwood Villa in Bearsden have been put on hold to allow time for other uses of the building to be explored.

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Marketing teams wanted for £250k media prize

Marketing professionals from across the UK are invited to ‘shoot it out’ for a £250,000 media prize by showcasing their creativity with a one minute video.

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As it was: the old Larkfield Centre

New Lenzie pub and restaurant recruiting staff

A new pub and restaurant built on the site of a former historic building at Lenzie is looking for staff.

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Is the sun setting on North Sea Oil? Pic: Shutterstock

UK oil and gas reserves may only last a decade

The Scottish oil industry could be entering its final decade of production - researchers have warned.

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The closure order has been extended to January2018

More hold-ups for motorists at Kirkintilloch/Bishopbriggs

There’s more disruptions for motorists with works being carried out at Kirkintilloch/Bishopbriggs.

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Gil Paterson and Rona Mackay

Your views are being sought about smart tickets for buses

MSPs Gil Paterson and Rona Mackay are asking residents for their thoughts on smart ticketing for buses.

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Concern over planned closure of Royal Mail delivery office at Bishopbriggs

Concern over planned closure of Royal Mail delivery office at Bishopbriggs

Strathkelvin MSP Rona Mackay has spoken of her concern over the planned shutdown of Bishopbriggs delivery office by Royal Mail.

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