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Gardeners come up smelling of roses at annual show

27 Aug 2015 16:00

THE village of Muckhart looked blooming beautiful on Saturday (22 August).

Three-weekly waste collection will make system more efficient

27 Aug 2015 12:30

Clackmannanshire’s waste service will be more efficient and ready to adopt the Charter for Household Waste Recycling Scotland with the change to a three-weekly green bin collection, a report to the council’s Environment and Enterprise Committee heard last week.

Start a new adventure with the Boys' Brigade

27 Aug 2015 12:30

The Boys’ Brigade is calling on young men aged 5-18 across Clackmannanshire to join the adventure as local groups are starting up again for a new year.

Blooming great effort by Wee County gardeners

27 Aug 2015 10:30

Despite the miserable summer weather everything has come up roses again in the Clackmannanshire in Bloom competition.

Benefit claimants in Clacks more likely to face sanctions

27 Aug 2015 09:30

Benefits claimants in Clacks are more likely to be punished by sanctions than any other part of the country, figures have revealed.

Auld Brig shortlisted for award

27 Aug 2015 06:30

The Auld Brig Filling Station has been selected as a finalist for a coveted fuel industry award.

Drink driver banned for 12 months

27 Aug 2015 06:30

War hero caught with deactivated firearm in Tesco

27 Aug 2015 06:30

Inspection highlights room for improvement

27 Aug 2015 06:00

Sauchie Gala is a smash hit

26 Aug 2015 16:00

Plan will support economy after Longannet closure

26 Aug 2015 12:15

Grab your share of community funding

26 Aug 2015 09:30

Look our for flu vaccination consent forms

26 Aug 2015 09:30

One to one support service for autism launches in Wee County

26 Aug 2015 09:30

Robber guilty of Menstrie armed raid

26 Aug 2015 09:30

Sick trolls placed on sex register

26 Aug 2015 09:15

Man threatened to kill police officers

26 Aug 2015 09:05

Alva man banged up for four months

26 Aug 2015 08:50

Coalsnaughton King is sixth best in the world

26 Aug 2015 08:47

Wee County beauty is cream of the crop

26 Aug 2015 08:30

Campaign to protect our children

25 Aug 2015 06:30

Food venture adds up for former stockbroker

25 Aug 2015 06:30

Vaccine is best defence against flu virus

24 Aug 2015 06:30

Slimming World moves into new base in Sauchie Hall

24 Aug 2015 06:30

Make Big C the wee c

23 Aug 2015 09:30

Retained firefighters wanted

23 Aug 2015 09:00


Bowmar all set to shape its future

The opportunity to shape the future for Bowmar in Alloa generated an enthusiastic response from around 20 representatives of local organisations, and individuals who attended a public meeting in the local Community Centre last Tuesday (August 11).

Blondell rocks at Crams

Top Clacks businesses a step closer to being revealed

Rotary 'cheques' in with £1600 donation

Dana all set to Brave the Shave

Alva & Menstrie

Alva's Jenny to cycle 170 miles for autism

A Clackmannanshire mum has set herself the challenge of cycling more than 170 miles to raise money for the National Autistic Society (NAS) Scotland – the charity of which she is director.

Police appeal for missing Camelon man

Police warning after thefts

Family and friends mourn loss of Craig

Bail decision outrages family

Tullibody, Cambus & Glenochil

Home launches digital feedback system

THE owners of a Tullibody care home have launched a digital feedback system to ensure residents, relatives and workers are able to review the quality of care they provide.

Jane's kindness rewarded

Piece of ear was left 'lying on the forecourt'

Police appeal for information following vandalism at Inglewood House

Threatened to stab ex-partner


Old heads can prevail for Wasps

27 Aug 2015 07:11Graeme Lafferty

Alloa star Jason Marr says the more experienced members of the squad must step up to the plate to guide the young squad through their difficult start to the SPFL Championship campaign.

Let's get back to basics lads

27 Aug 2015 07:00

Sauchie manager Fraser Duncan admitted his side have a lot to learn after back-to-back defeats to Camelon and Musselburgh.

Your weekly sports digest

27 Aug 2015 06:30

Clackmannanshire Bowling Club Pool League - All clubs wishing to participate should attend the AGM at Alva South Bowling Club on Wednesday 2 September at 7.30pm.

Scrappy cup win for Clacks

27 Aug 2015 06:30

A tough venue and opponent were not enough to prevent another Clackmannan win in the third League Cup section match.

Kind-hearted Brian all set for charity cycle

27 Aug 2015 06:30

Alloa native Brian Gardner is gearing up for the challenge of a lifetime as he prepares to cycle the length of Britain to raise funds for Guide Dogs.

Danny says players will defy their critics

26 Aug 2015 16:00

Loan star Michael Duffy determined to turn things around

26 Aug 2015 15:00Graeme Lafferty

Sauchie made to pay the price

26 Aug 2015 09:30

Alloa youngsters do Scotland proud

26 Aug 2015 09:14

Promotion for Clacks but title eludes them

26 Aug 2015 09:11

Alloa man lands top bowls job

26 Aug 2015 09:10

More misery for Alloa Athletic as they slump to 3-0 loss to Raith Rovers at Stark's Park

22 Aug 2015 18:30Graeme Lafferty

Bogey side come back to haunt Sauchie

21 Aug 2015 09:30

Wasps send off for youngsters

20 Aug 2015 16:30

Gaffer Danny Lennon left gutted as his Wasps pay the penalty in shock Petrofac Cup defeat to Elgin

20 Aug 2015 14:30Graeme Lafferty

Duncan delighted with his table toppers

20 Aug 2015 06:30

Reece: Sauchie has helped to kickstart my career

20 Aug 2015 06:30

Wasteful Wasps crash out of the Petrofac Cup after shock 2-0 home defeat to Elgin City

19 Aug 2015 22:30Graeme Lafferty

Alloa kick-off with a victory

19 Aug 2015 12:30


Local GPs play an important role within our community - Willie Rennie MSP

26 Aug 2015 09:30

We cherish our local GPs. I’m sure many people in Alloa will have been lucky to have enjoyed the same experience where my doctor also treated my family members, and we were treated by the same doctor from cradle to adulthood.

Great news for local groups who cash in

19 Aug 2015 06:30

In the past week, two local organisations, the Sauchie Community Group and Simply Wee County Catering, have received grants from the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund’s Awards for All programme.

The Named Person Policy is flawed

12 Aug 2015 06:30

It is little wonder that parents across Scotland are starting to rebel against the SNP’s scheme to introduce a Named Person for every young person between birth and 18.

We are not all in together it seems

23 Jul 2015 06:30

Sir, - It is true that hardly anyone in Scotland voted Tory in the general election in May. However, because lots of English and Welsh people did, we will suffer the pains of a London, Tory budget.

Artists' Quarter with Karen Strang

22 Jul 2015 09:30

‘In pursuit of the perfect pencil ‘ may not sound the most promising opening to an adventure, but consider the importance of a workman’s tools.

We should be asking questions

22 Jul 2015 06:30

Shattered to resign from SNP

17 Jul 2015 06:30

Clacks Business Awards 2015 launched

16 Jul 2015 09:30

Charities are vitally important

15 Jul 2015 09:30

Plans will evolve

2 Jul 2015 06:30

Political Stand - Dr Richard Simpson MSP

1 Jul 2015 09:30

Shelve these park plans

25 Jun 2015 07:30

Supporting Armed Forces Day

24 Jun 2015 09:30

Open letter to our representatives

18 Jun 2015 06:30

Willie Rennie remembers Charles Kennedy

17 Jun 2015 11:30

What's On

What's happening

27 Aug 2015 06:30

Help raise funds for Scottish Autism by taking part in The Island Challenge - a sponsored swim that is taking place during July and August - and support the valuable work they do throughout the country.

Life and times of our great poet

26 Aug 2015 09:30

A new play about the humble origins, life, stardom and untimely death of Robert Burns is coming to Alloa next month.

The sweet sounds of Aly and Phil

26 Aug 2015 09:30

A pair of Scotland’s most acclaimed traditional folk musicians are coming to the Albert Halls in Stirling this Friday (28 August).

The Lady Boys are back with a bang

26 Aug 2015 09:30

Following a series of shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, The Lady Boys of Bangkok are bringing their new production to Stirling as part of a UK-wide tour.

Fantastic highlights in new programme

19 Aug 2015 06:30

Cumbernauld Theatre has just announced its new programme for the second half of 2015.

Cracking night in prospect

19 Aug 2015 06:30

Powerful drama - 'All My Sons'

19 Aug 2015 06:30

Fraser raring to play Edinburgh fringe

12 Aug 2015 06:30

Neville has a special show for fans

12 Aug 2015 06:30

Balthazar have had a jam-packed summer

12 Aug 2015 06:30

Time Out, with Jenness Mitchell

9 Aug 2015 12:30Jenness Mitchell

Daniel Sloss takes his latest show on the road

8 Aug 2015 12:30Ashleigh Burns

Inner Forth Festival fun

7 Aug 2015 15:30

Go Doune the Rabbit Hole

7 Aug 2015 10:30

Rat Boy to hit Glasgow

6 Aug 2015 13:30Ashleigh Burns

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