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Jet 2 looking to recruit 100 staff

How do you fancy training to be a pilot - yes? Well, now could be your chance as Jet 2.com arrive to hold interviews in Glasgow.

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Clarkston hairdressers named for underpaying workers

Clarkston hairdressers named for underpaying workers

A Clarkston hairdressers is among 233 businesses ‘named and shamed’ as employers who have failed to pay National Minimum Wage and Living Wage.

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Jackson Carlaw visiting Clarkston Post office

Clarity needed over post office provision

The uncertain future of post office branches across East Renfrewshire has been raised by a local politician.

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

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

A multi-million pound contract has been signed off to ensure East Renfrewshire’s street lights stay on for the next four years.

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All factory staff will soon benefit from the Living Wage.

Poppy factory becomes Living Wage employer

Lady Haig’s Poppy Factory in Edinburgh has been named an accredited Living Wage employer.

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Tony Mann outside his shop with the iwalk2.0

Three-legged barber is doing the business

A barber who thought he would face months off work due to an injury has continued to cut hair thanks to an eye-catching medical innovation.

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Suzie and Dylan are 
a cut above the rest

Suzie and Dylan are a cut above the rest

Two stylists from a Glasgow salon have been named as top hairdressers for 2017 at this year’s British Hairdressing Awards.

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The Scotsman showed strong growth in digital revenue.

Johnston Press hails ‘milestone’ first half as revenues rise

Newspaper publisher Johnston Press today hailed a strong half-year performance including a double-digit hike in digital advertising revenues and audience numbers.

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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

Environmental groups and The Scottish Greens have called on the UK Government to do more to tackle 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

At 90 per cent, Scotrail’s passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

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Photo Emma Mitchell 11.07.17
The Avenue shopping centre, Newton Mearns

Mall won’t u-tuyrn on controversial parking charge

Bosses at The Avenue are adamant there will be no change to a parking charge said to have fuelled traffic and parking problems in local streets.

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Commuters faced further misery on the trains this morning

Commuters faced further misery on the trains this morning

Rail passengers were hit by disruptions and cancelled services for the third day in a row.

Transport
MP welcomes latest
unemployment stats

MP welcomes latest unemployment stats

East Renfrewshire MP Paul Masterton has welcomed new figures showing there are “only” 650 out of work benefit claimants in the area.

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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

Delays to trains where a customer has taken ill and needs urgent medical treatment have been cut by 37 per cent due to a new partnership between the ScotRail Alliance and the Scottish Ambulance Service.

Transport
More misery for train passengers this morning

More misery for train passengers this morning

After last night’s delays and cancellations to services there is further disruption for train passengers this morning.

Transport
North Sea cod stocks have now been declared sustainable a decade after coming close to collapse.

North Sea cod stocks declared sustainable

North Sea cod can now be bought “with a clear conscience”, according to a fisheries body, as stocks have now been declared sustainable.

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Photo Emma Mitchell 11.07.17
Caplerig Road, Newton Mearns

Parking tangle ‘could cost a life’

Management at Newton Mearns mall The Avenue is being urged to thrash out a solution to a parking dilemma – “before somebody is killed”.

Transport
Six weeks of delays due to park works

Six weeks of delays due to park works

This week sees the start of a six-week project aimed at improving the access road and main car park at Eastwood Park.

Transport
More work needed to reduce road injuries

More work needed to reduce road injuries

Deaths and injuries on roads in East Renfrewshire are reducing – and no lives were lost in accidents in 2016.

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