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Course to get people online

5 Jul 2015 06:30

A NEW project providing everyday digital skills to people with sight and hearing loss will be in Alloa next week.

Fantastic fund-raising efforts by pupils

5 Jul 2015 06:30

ALLOA Academy Interact Club has raised £1180 through various charity endeavours over the last few months.

Youngsters graduate from Kidz World

5 Jul 2015 06:30

Last Friday afternoon (26 June), final year pupils graduated from Alloa nursery Kidz World.

Artists' Quarter with Karen Strang

4 Jul 2015 06:30

Lys Hansen is a highly regarded painter with a formidable international reputation, so how, I wonder, do her roots in Alloa form such talent?

'Community voice' has been disbanded

4 Jul 2015 06:30

THE Muirside Residents’ Association has been officially disbanded, it has been confirmed.

Ian is new Rotary chair

4 Jul 2015 06:30

A NEW president for the Rotary Club of Alloa has been appointed.

Cash awards get projects up and running

4 Jul 2015 06:30

Try out classes at the Leisure Bowl

4 Jul 2015 06:30

Academy pupils dressed to impress

4 Jul 2015 06:30

Glenochil man graduates

3 Jul 2015 06:30

Man charged with sexual abuse

3 Jul 2015 06:30

Dollar girls take to the crease

3 Jul 2015 06:30

Taking care of the community

3 Jul 2015 06:30

Missing Tullibody mother and son found safe and well

2 Jul 2015 16:00

Fiona calls time after 40 years

2 Jul 2015 12:30

Jailed for assaulting his 'wee brother'

2 Jul 2015 12:30

Homestart moves into its new base

2 Jul 2015 06:30

Rise in reported sex offences

2 Jul 2015 06:30

Funds for Gartmorn Dam project

2 Jul 2015 06:30

Back in the dock two months after release

2 Jul 2015 06:30

People power wins as public park is saved

2 Jul 2015 06:30

£4 million to benefit local area

2 Jul 2015 06:00

Awards for Lornshill Academy pupils

1 Jul 2015 12:30

Police probe window smash

1 Jul 2015 12:30

Brave Lisa appreciates what life has to offer

1 Jul 2015 12:30

Beware of tax credits fraudsters warns HMRC

1 Jul 2015 09:30

Alloa

Tornado steams through Alloa

The 60163 Tornado, which last visited the Wee County two years ago, passed through the old Alloa Train Station by the Leisure Bowl last Tuesday evening (23 June).

Helping families put food on the table

Woman may be permanently disfigured after knife attack

Fantastic efforts by students for charity

Lots to enjoy now the schools are off

Sauchie & Fishcross

Youngsters have designs on the prizes

The winners of a school competition to design artwork for Fairfield Park and the Greygoran underpass in Sauchie have been announced at Craigbank Primary School last week.

Olaf makes it a fantastic fun day

Fraudster avoids jail term

Police hunt young vandals

Sauchie Nursery earns Green Flag

Sport

I owe Wasps a top class season says Hill

2 Jul 2015 16:00

Returning hero Dougie Hill says he can’t wait to get started back at Alloa for his third spell and feels he owes the club a good season.

New Wasp Kyle ready for action

2 Jul 2015 06:30

Kyle McAusland is determined to make his mark at Alloa Athletic after becoming the latest recruit to the Danny Lennon rebuild at the Indodrill Stadium this summer.

O'Brien will play a part on and off the park

2 Jul 2015 06:30

Alloa new boy Burton O’Brien revealed that the draw of remaining in the SPFL Championship along with the chance to cut his teeth in coaching were the main reasons for his move to the Indodrill Stadium this summer.

Latest: Alloa Athletic get their pre-season off to a winning start with 4-3 victory over Edinburgh City

1 Jul 2015 22:30Graeme Lafferty

A new-look Alloa Athletic got their pre-season campaign off to a winning start with a 4-3 comeback win over Edinburgh City at the Indodrill Stadium on Wednesday night.

Heartache can drive us on says Isaac

1 Jul 2015 16:00

Alloa striker Isaac Layne insists they will not take Brora Rangers lightly after the two sides were paired together in the first round of the Petrofac Cup at Dudgeon Park on July 25.

Latest: Alloa boss Danny Lennon wary of tricky trip north to face Highland league side Brora Rangers

1 Jul 2015 15:00Graeme Lafferty

Patience is the key for Danny in hunt for new Bucks

1 Jul 2015 09:30

Golden boy Duncan makes a splash in Baku

1 Jul 2015 06:30

A wee bit of history about the Wasps

30 Jun 2015 06:30

Flanny: We're not here to make up the numbers

26 Jun 2015 11:30

Latest from the local fairways

26 Jun 2015 06:30

Kevin Mulligan Trophy a big success

26 Jun 2015 06:30

Hammy can't wait to get started

26 Jun 2015 06:30

Heatherington ready to make his mark

25 Jun 2015 16:00

Danny's Wasps get back to work

25 Jun 2015 12:30

Duncan moves swiftly to re-shape Sauchie squad

25 Jun 2015 12:00

Promotion chasing Clacks ease to victory

25 Jun 2015 06:30

Abercromby lift Scobbie Cup

25 Jun 2015 06:30

The new breed

25 Jun 2015 06:30

Opinion

Plans will evolve

2 Jul 2015 06:30

Sir, - Firstly, I would like to thank the nearly 140 local residents, community councillors and other interested parties who did attend Cluff Natural Resources’ initial round of exhibitions held in Culross and Grangemouth.

Political Stand - Dr Richard Simpson MSP

1 Jul 2015 09:30

There have been many reports recently regarding the failings in education, a fully devolved area for which the SNP Government has had full responsibility for eight years.

Shelve these park plans

25 Jun 2015 07:30

Sir, - I was shocked to arrive back from holiday and read the report on the proposed plans to build a new school or schools in Tullibody.

Supporting Armed Forces Day

24 Jun 2015 09:30

Earlier this month, I was delighted to join with people across Clackmannanshire to show my support for Armed Forces Day.

Open letter to our representatives

18 Jun 2015 06:30

Sir, - This is an open letter to all politicians representing the Wee County. To all councillors, MSPs, MEPs and the new Westminster MP. What are you doing about the activities of Cluff Natural Resources PLC? Particularly their recent public relations caper?

Willie Rennie remembers Charles Kennedy

17 Jun 2015 11:30

Sale of post office shares

10 Jun 2015 09:30

Political Stand - Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh

10 Jun 2015 09:30

Are kids switched on too soon?

30 Jan 2015 13:37

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

21 Jan 2015 16:30Ross Brannigan

Ross Brannigan: Is the big brother state now upon us

21 Jan 2015 09:30Ross Brannigan

Word on the Street - Christmas TV

16 Dec 2014 16:50

Independent councillor says the vow will keep important powers in London

14 Dec 2014 20:30

Labour group leader says SNP are guilty of "I'm alright Jack" attitude

14 Dec 2014 20:30

Grangemouth could be coming a "European hub of fracking" at cost of hundreds of millions to the taxpayer

14 Dec 2014 09:30

What's On

'Retro' comes to the Makers Gallery

5 Jul 2015 09:30

The Makers Gallery & Bistro opened a brand new exhibition this week that will run until 29 August.

Look out for the chimney sweeper

5 Jul 2015 06:30

At this time of year when walking though grassy meadows by the edge of the Ochils it is often possible to spot what appears to be a small dark butterfly.

Cocktail of the week

3 Jul 2015 16:30

I hadn’t really thought about cranberry juice as a cocktail mixer for oooooh – about 15 years since that time when every woman was necking Cosmopolitans in bars, in groups of four, talking about men and shoes and dreaming of being Carrie Bradshaw.

Snack of the week

3 Jul 2015 16:00

Quesadillas are the most favoured snack in our house on a Saturday night. In fact, these are our Saturday night snack. Saturdays aren’t Saturdays without quesadillas.

Steal her style - Alexa Chung

3 Jul 2015 12:30

Festival season is officially upon us which means that a) you’re going to be digging out and reviving some old tunes because of:

Lots to enjoy at Arts Centre

3 Jul 2015 06:30

Final tapestry is unveiled

2 Jul 2015 06:30

Gordon's second novel

2 Jul 2015 06:30

The finally found another show

1 Jul 2015 06:30

Summer fun at the Tolbooth

1 Jul 2015 06:30

Cocktail of the week

29 Jun 2015 09:30

Snack of the week

28 Jun 2015 06:30

Steal her style - Amanda Holden

27 Jun 2015 06:30

We're going to the zoo

27 Jun 2015 06:30

Jazzing things up

26 Jun 2015 06:30

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