News

News

Police ask - do you know this man?

Crime
The Great British Bake Off - Clarkston's version will be smaller but possibly just as tasty.

Festival’s £100 prize is a piece of cake

News

The myth of the ‘relaxing bath’ revealed

News
The Electoral Reform Society claims that 1.8 million votes cast in Scotland made no impact on the overall result.

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics

First Minister’s Reading Challenge expands

News

Social experiment shows hundreds of people ignoring distressed dog in hot car

News

£3 million boost for Edinburgh and Glasgow cancer centres

Health

Baby Box registrations reach 10,000

News
Mairi Davies, climate change manager for Historic Environment Scotland with David Barnes, litter & flytipping manager, Zero Waste Scotland. Photo: � Sandy young Photograph.

Zero Waste Scotland launches new partnership approach to prevent litter

Environment

Fatal crash victim named as Newton Mearns man Ross Sloan

News

Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Transport
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Transport
At 90 per cent, Scotrails passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

Rail passengers give Scotrail the thumbs up

Transport

Commuters faced further misery on the trains this morning

Transport
From left: John Fairweather, regional resilience advisor, Karen Macaulay, national emergency preparedness communications and liaison manager (both Scottish Ambulance Service), Mark Ilderton, head of ScotRail Alliance Integrated Control.

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Transport

Police ask - do you know this man?

Crime

Arrests follow drugs bust in Pollokshields

Crime

Hunt for sex pest on train to Neilston

Crime

Arrests follow £430,000 heroin and cannabis seizure

Crime

Council denies claims it broke SQA rules

Education
John Swinney speaks with career adviser Nicole Grant during his visit to the SDS centre.

Helpline goes live for exam results advice

Education

Clarkston hairdressers named for underpaying workers

Business
Jackson Carlaw visiting Clarkston Post office

Clarity needed over post office provision

Business

New contract with Amey will see the lights kept on in East Ren

Business
All factory staff will soon benefit from the Living Wage.

Poppy factory becomes Living Wage employer

Business

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics

Have your say on a fairer East Ren

Politics

MP condemns move to axe Jobcentres

Politics
Paul Masterton MP for East Renfrewshire

East Renfrewshire’s new MP makes his Westminster debut

Politics

Nominations wanted for new community council

Politics

Zero Waste Scotland launches new partnership approach to prevent litter

Environment
Could you be a hedgehog champion?

First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched

Environment
The single use carrier bags will not be available in store after August

Tesco getting rid of single use carrier bags

Environment

£3 million boost for Edinburgh and Glasgow cancer centres

Health
Researcher Vaios Svolos in the lab

Charity’s £50k award to Crohn’s research

Health

Concerns over ‘growing’ Eastwood homelessness problem

Health
Suicides in Scotland have seen a rise for the first time in six years.

Sharp rise in Scotland’s suicide rate

Health

Developer expected to make announcement on Victoria infirmary site ‘in days’

Health