Home | Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser

News »

Support sessions for mental health available in Alloa

29 Jan 2015 13:13

IF you’re living with or supporting someone with a mental health problem, there is a course that could help you.

Share this: Comments0 comments

Witcher 3 launch in Stirling Castle

29 Jan 2015 12:59

Stirling Castle played host to the world’s press Wednesday 14 January as the gaming fraternity prepared for one of the year’s highest-profile launches.

Share this: Comments0 comments

Wedding fair and auction at Forth Valley College's Stirling Campus

29 Jan 2015 12:02

Forth Valley College’s (FVC) Stirling Campus will be hosting a charity wedding fair and auction in February to raise finds for the British Heart Foundation Scotland.

Share this: Comments0 comments

Kelpies shortlisted for UK awards

29 Jan 2015 11:37

The iconic Kelpies, the two horse head sculptures in Forth Valley, could become the UK’s top landmark after they were shortlisted in the BBC’s Countrylife Magazine Awards.

Share this: Comments

First year complete for Forth Valley College Modern Apprentices

29 Jan 2015 11:22 • Rajmund Bakonyi

A Forth Valley Collage (FVC) student earned a top award after he and his peers completed the first year of a unique FVC and FES FM partnership training programme.

Share this: Comments

Recent Stories

Week in Pictures (7 January)

Rytis Kybartienne was the Wee County's first baby in the New Year

Joe Schofield and Malcolm Brown were Clackmannanshire's first same-sex couple to marry under new Scots law

Residents became angry over a pigeon invasion in Alva

Kyle Adams, former Dollar Academy pupil, received a bursary from Glasgow University to kick his way to the top

Sport »

Sauchie boss Fraser Duncan backs SJFA moves for league reconstruction

30 Jan 2015 09:30

Sauchie boss Fraser Duncan says he is in favour of the current proposals for league reconstruction that would see the creation of a new 14-team Scottish Super League.

Share this: Comments0 comments

Sauchie star Calum Hendrie says the whole squad are eager to get back playing after enforced winter break

29 Jan 2015 09:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Sauchie hitman Calum Hendrie says the whole squad are itching to get back to action after being sidelined because of the weather for the past few weeks.

Share this: Comments0 comments

Alloa star Kevin Cawley says there is no time like present to turn form around as they prepare for Hearts clash

29 Jan 2015 09:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Alloa star Kevin Cawley says there is no time like the present to turn their form around as they prepare to face league leaders Hearts in the live TV game on Saturday night at the Indodrill Stadium.

Share this: Comments

English Premiership big guns Everton eye up Alloa Athletic youngsters

28 Jan 2015 16:30 • Graeme Lafferty

TWO Alloa Athletic youth stars have caught the eye of Premiership giants Everton after the English side sent scouts north to run the rule over the pair.

Share this: Comments

Recent Stories

Opinion »

Ross Brannigan: Funding gap puts council, and the poorest residents, in a tough position

21 Jan 2015 16:30 • Ross Brannigan

Clackmannanshire Council has proposed a swathe of spending cuts in order to reduce its £20 million funding gap.

Share this: Comments1 comment

Ross Brannigan: Is the big brother state now upon us

21 Jan 2015 09:30 • Ross Brannigan

In the past week, world leaders have rallied against the terror threats currently poised against the western world.

Share this:

Word on the Street - Christmas TV

16 Dec 2014 16:50

Christmas viewing looks set to be a repeat of last year – and many other years – as mainstream channels have scheduled more than 670 hours of reruns over the festive fortnight. We asked people on the streets of Alloa what they would most like to see broadcast on TV over this festive season.

Share this: Comments

Independent councillor says the vow will keep important powers in London

14 Dec 2014 20:30

Dear Editor A few weeks ago, in this newspaper, I predicted that the “extra powers” promised in the now infamous vow cobbled together by the Labour and Tory pals in better together would be “too little too late”.

Share this: Comments

Recent Stories

What's On »

Exclusive football charity night at Stirling Highland Hotel

29 Jan 2015 17:17

A charity is hosting an exclusive night to get you in the mood for the exciting final of the African Cup of Nations.

Share this: Comments0 comments

Live music with Stirling Folk Club

29 Jan 2015 17:00

JOIN Stirling Folk Club for Live Music Mondays.

Share this: Comments

What's On - Sing-a-long and ceilidh

29 Jan 2015 16:37

A round-up of events around Clackmannanshire and beyond

Share this: Comments

Recent Stories