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Chanukah party is a resounding success

Chanukah party is a resounding success

Jewish Care Scotland’s annual Chanukah party, held in the Walton Community Care Centre for the second year running, was a great success.

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Christmas tree gets thumbs down

Christmas tree gets thumbs down

Residents have been left disappointed by their Christmas tree which looks like it has been “caged” due to a health and safety issue.

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Santa comes to town and visits care home

Santa comes to town and visits care home

Just because you’re no longer a child is no good reason to forego a visit from Santa and his team.

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Have a happy and bright Chanukah

Have a happy and bright Chanukah

The Jewish Festival of Chanukah begins in the evening of Saturday, December 24 and lasts for eight days .

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Politicians announce Xmas card winners

Politicians announce Xmas card winners

Two local schoolchildren have been selected by Kirsten Oswald MP and Jackson Carlaw MSP as winners of their Christmas card competition.

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First cut-price festive ticket

First cut-price festive ticket

Local bus operator, First Glasgow, has launched a special offer of a five single trip ticket, exclusively available on its mTickets app.

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Make sure your dinner is not a ‘turkey’ this year!

Make sure your dinner is not a ‘turkey’ this year!

With families across Scotland preparing for their annual Christmas feast – NHS 24 is reminding people to be vigilant about food safety.

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Child writes a heartbreaking letter to his dead dad telling him he’s now in care

Child writes a heartbreaking letter to his dead dad telling him he’s now in care

It’s a story which has not only tugged at, but ripped asunder the heartstrings of thousands the length and breadth of Scotland, as well as having been responsible for an internet meltdown and a national search.

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Church urges Theresa May to #LightTheWay

Church urges Theresa May to #LightTheWay

The congregation of Williamwood Parish Church, came together to sign a giant Christmas card to Theresa May.

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Dream comes true for Christmas

Dream comes true for Christmas

A four-year-old from the southside had her dream wish granted when she travelled to Lapland and met Santa Claus.

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Santa should cut down on sherry and mince pies, according to nation's leading GP

Santa may also suffer from alcoholism and work stress, the head of the Royal College of GPs said.Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, chairwoman