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2 Aug 2015 12:30 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Local MP welcomes glowing Fishcross care home report

LOCAL MP Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh this week welcomed a glowing Care Inspectorate report into a Fishcross care home, which recently received top marks.
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2 Aug 2015 09:30 • Iain Smith

Charities bowled over by fundraiser held in Alva

ALVA SOUTH bowling club held a fundraiser earlier this month in an effort to support two local charities.
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1 Aug 2015 12:30

Changes to supported bus services in Clackmannanshire

THE supported bus services funded by Clackmannanshire Council will change next month.
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1 Aug 2015 09:30 • Ashleigh Burns

Tullibody chef secures another top award

HIS passion for cooking hasn’t wavered in 46 years, he has served the likes of Bill Clinton, Clint Eastwood, Princess Anne and Prince Andrew, and has been named Banqueting Chef of the Year Scotland for four consecutive years.
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31 Jul 2015 16:00 • Iain Smith

Alloa man promotes Brave the Shave campaign across the county

AN ALLOA man who survived a battle with cancer is hoping to make the Wee County a central hub for fundraising by encouraging locals to shed their locks for charity.
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31 Jul 2015 14:30 • Ashleigh Burns

New project shows 1938 Alloa adverts

STEP back in time with a new online archive from the British Film Institute (BFI).
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31 Jul 2015 13:30

Clacks Business Awards: The sweet sounds of Manfrini Accordions

NOMINATIONS are coming in thick and fast for the 2015 Clacks Business Awards.
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31 Jul 2015 12:30

Hawkhill Community Association receives generous donation

HAWKHILL Community Association has received a generous donation from Asda Alloa.
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31 Jul 2015 11:40 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Missing teenager Courtney has been traced safe and well

The Stirling teenage girl who went missing in Glasgow has been traced safe and well last night (Thursday 30 July).
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31 Jul 2015 09:00 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Call for private sector rents to be tackled after new high

MSP Dr Richard Simpson has called for rising private sector rents to be tackled by new laws after the latest figures show the average rent in Scotland is at a new high.
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30 Jul 2015 15:30 • Iain Smith

Break-in at Tullibody shop

TWO Tullibody teenagers have been “caught in the act” while attempting to rob their local shop during the small hours of Saturday morning.
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30 Jul 2015 15:00

Alloa woman jailed for nine months

AN Alloa woman has been jailed for nine months after stealing a high-value jewellery collection from a family friend.
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30 Jul 2015 15:00 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Clackmannan teen's fundraising concert

A CLACKMANNAN teenager, who this week left the Wee County for London to study musical theatre, recently held a fundraising concert getting cash to support himself throughout his studies.
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30 Jul 2015 14:30 • Ashleigh Burns

Clackmannan couple fundraise to help tot walk for the first time

A CLACKMANNAN couple are raising money to help their two-year-old son walk for the first time.
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30 Jul 2015 12:30 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Heartbroken Tillicoultry family lose everything in house fire

A "HEARTBROKEN" Tillicoultry family, who just had a new-born baby last week, are appealing for kind donations after losing their belongings in a house fire over the weekend.
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30 Jul 2015 11:30 • Ashleigh Burns

Tullibody woman works towards £10,000 fundraising target

A TULLIBODY woman is pushing forward with an incredible charity challenge in memory of a loved one.
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30 Jul 2015 10:01 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Police appeal after Stirling girl Courtney has been missing for over two days

Police Scotland is appealing for information to help trace a Stirling girl after she has been missing for over two days.
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30 Jul 2015 09:00

Bright future for Salvation Army project

THE Salvation Army in Stirling is hoping a new location for its successful furniture reuse project will boost its outreach work.
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29 Jul 2015 17:00 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Magic for children as Summer in Alloa programme continues

YOUNG talent Magic Christopher entertained kids and families with his show in the fourth week of the Summer in Alloa programme.
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29 Jul 2015 13:00

Investigation into alleged rape continues

AN INVESTIGATION into an alleged rape in Alloa remains ongoing, following the arrest of a 24-year-old male last week.
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29 Jul 2015 12:00 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Updated: Blaze in Alloa's Mar Place

EMERGENCY services responded to a blaze on Alloa’s Mar Place last Thursday (23 July).
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29 Jul 2015 12:00

Clackmannanshire bear Hercules remembered

ISLANDERS on North Uist gathered on Thursday to remember the runaway Clackmannanshire bear Hercules.
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29 Jul 2015 11:30 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Fishcross wildlife centre cares for orphaned otter cub

THE Scottish SPCA, based at Fishcross, is caring for a three-week-old orphaned otter cub.
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29 Jul 2015 11:00 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Provost calls on Clackmannanshire to vote for the Strathcarron Hospice@Home service

CLACKMANNANSHIRE Provost Tina Murphy is calling on everyone to vote the Strathcarron Hospice@Home service in the National Lottery Awards.
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27 Jul 2015 06:30

The Fitness Focus - Body Pump

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