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20 Apr 2014 07:30

Abercromby PS Rocks it up

Abercromby Primary School pupils hit the stage earlier this month with a production of Cinderella Rockerfella. The school show featured children from P4 up to P7.

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20 Apr 2014 07:30

Forth Valley Hospital in poppy tribute

FLANDERS fields of poppies will bloom and blow at Forth Valley Royal Hospital this year to mark 100 years since the start of the First World War and as a mark of remembrance of the sacrifice in conflicts that the Armed Services and their families continue to make.

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19 Apr 2014 17:00

Banks finance success

MP Gordon Banks has hailed a recent financial services drop-in event as a resounding success.

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19 Apr 2014 17:00

Linda McLeod writes for the Alloa Advertiser

The Advertiser’s newest columnist speaks to our readers in her second monthly column

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19 Apr 2014 12:30

The junk drummers play at the Macrobert

Macrobert in Stirling will host percussion superstars Owen and Olly, who use household junk to play music.

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19 Apr 2014 12:30 • Hamish Hutchinson

Gunning for gum with new campaign

ORGANISATIONS in the Wee County can tackle the blight of chewing gum on the streets through the campaign, Bin It Your Way!

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19 Apr 2014 12:30

Cancer event for sufferers and families

CANCER survivors and those living with the disease are being invited to attend a health and wellbeing event organised by NHS Forth Valley and Macmillan Cancer Support.

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19 Apr 2014 07:30 • Hamish Hutchinson

Clackmannan Development Trust and Resonate Together in fight for funding award

TWO Wee County groups are battling it out in a public vote for a share of national funding.

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19 Apr 2014 07:30 • Hamish Hutchinson

Sign up for Orchill Road Race in aid of CHAS

A TILLICOULTRY based charity is once again holding a race through Strathallan. The Margaret Gordon Trust has organised the Orchill 10k and 5k races for Sunday, 22 June.

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18 Apr 2014 17:00 • Ashleigh Burns

Ludgate Church organ hit by leaks after lead theft

LEAD has been stolen from the roof of Alloa Ludgate Church four times over the past three months.

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18 Apr 2014 16:00

Fishcross activities

THE Ochil View (Fishcross Club) have a range of events planned for over the Easter weekend.

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18 Apr 2014 12:30 • Ashleigh Burns

Keith welcomes Asda's young community champ to Holyrood

MSP Keith Brown welcomed Asda Alloa’s community life champion, Kirsty McCormack, and new store manager, Kevin McPhee, to the Scottish Parliament last week.

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18 Apr 2014 07:30

Sunday Chemist

SUNDAY Chemist: Clackmannan Pharmacy, 30 Main Street, Clackmannan, 1-2pm (01259) 722635. Emergency dentist: Try your own first then call NHS 24 on 08454 24 24 24.

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18 Apr 2014 07:30 • Ashleigh Burns

Scout hall tiles taken

THE Scout Hall in Sauchie has also fallen victim to theft.

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18 Apr 2014 07:30

Shoplifter off to jail

A COMPULSIVE shoplifter has been jailed for just over a year for going on a seven-month crime spree.

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18 Apr 2014 07:30

Alloa man dealt drug to friends

AN Alloa man who was caught supplying a class C drug to his friends has been electronically tagged.

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17 Apr 2014 17:00 • Ashleigh Burns

Look out for lead thieves in the county

CLACKMANNANSHIRE residents are being urged to help police crack-down on lead thefts – a crime costing the county thousands of pounds.

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17 Apr 2014 17:00

Four arrests after man forced to defend himself with shovel

WORKMEN were forced to defend themselves using their tools when they were confronted by a gang carrying glass bottles.

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17 Apr 2014 17:00

Worker made up claim that boss attacked his girlfriend

AN Alloa man who falsely accused his ex-boss of assaulting his girlfriend did it in an act of revenge, Alloa Sheriff Court heard.

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17 Apr 2014 17:00

Advertiser Archives

WHAT happened in and around the county 150, 100, 50, 25 and 10 years ago? Snippets from the Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser editions from back then.

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