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23 Nov 2014 12:14

On the wild side with Dave Taylor and Keith Broomfield

On the wild side with Keith Broomfield. Pictures by Dave Taylor.

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23 Nov 2014 10:20

Amazing animals

This week's prized pets: Belle and Lucy

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23 Nov 2014 09:15 • Iain Smith

Over 500 serious driving offences in four years around Clackmannanshire

DRIVERS across the Wee County have been reported for more than 500 serious driving offences within the last four years.

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23 Nov 2014 08:40

Witches Craig camping named best by AA

A local caravan and camping park has been named Scottish campsite of the year.

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22 Nov 2014 14:26

Good business case: Tillicoultry music maker Robert

Receiving a business card by chance over 40 years ago started Robert Rolston on a life-long journey that has helped him turn his passion for accordion music into a thriving business.

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22 Nov 2014 11:11 • Iain Smith

Crown Inn, Alva named community pub of the year

The Crown Inn pub in Alva has been named Community Pub of the Year following a nationwide competition.

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22 Nov 2014 09:45 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Fifteen km hike for Boy's Brigade in a bid to raise awareness

Young people from the 25th Stirling (Dunblane) Boys’ Brigade took part in a sponsored 15km walk to raise awareness of the organisation and the benefits of being part of a youth group.

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22 Nov 2014 08:40 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Forson ready to close attainment gap in Clacks' schools

Clackmannanshire’s education convener is determined to secure a better future for all of Clackmannanshire’s young people.

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21 Nov 2014 18:36

Christmas atmosphere delivered by Wee County fayres and bazaars

Christmas fayres and bazaars brought a festive feel to the Wee County last week.

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21 Nov 2014 17:55

AGM for RDA

Annual General Meeting for Forth Valley RDA

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21 Nov 2014 17:14 • Iain Smith

Orphan seal pups are being cared for in Fishcross

TWO newborn seal pups, rescued from a beach in the north coast of Scotland, are currently under the care of Scottish SPCA staff at Fishcross.

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21 Nov 2014 16:26 • Ashleigh Burns

Volunteer doctor set to tackle Ebola in Sierra Leone

AN NHS Forth Valley consultant in emergency medicine is setting off for Sierra Leone as part of the UK’s efforts to tackle the Ebola outbreak.

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21 Nov 2014 15:50

What's cooking? - Cracking Christmas Cheese Board

Almond thins with cheese - a perfect combination

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21 Nov 2014 14:24

Alloa man smashed car with baseball bat

AN ALLOA man has pleaded guilty to smashing a car with a baseball bat with a woman inside.

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21 Nov 2014 13:33 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Award for council environment manager

A local council worker won an award at a prestigious national awards ceremony last week.

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21 Nov 2014 13:30

Police appeal after smashed window in Menstrie

POLICE are appealing for information after a window was smashed in Main Street West, Menstrie.

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21 Nov 2014 12:54

Alloa woman denies stealing over £500 with stolen bank card

AN ALLOA woman has denied using someone else’s bank card to allegedly steal hundreds of pounds from cash machines.

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21 Nov 2014 12:10 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Student travelled to India for international conference

A Menstrie student was chosen to represent her school at a conference in India.

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21 Nov 2014 11:20

Bishopbriggs man denies bringing cannabis into prison

A BISHOPBRIGGS man has denied a charge of bringing cannabis in to HMP Glenochil.

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21 Nov 2014 10:17

MP announces annual Labour Party fayre

MP Gordon Banks has announced the launch of the Clackmannanshire and Dunblane Labour Party annual fayre and the final of his Christmas card competition.

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