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East Renfrewshire MP supports #PassOnPlastic campaign

Paul Masterton, MP for East Renfrewshire has signed a pledge to #PassOnPlastic with Sky Ocean Rescue – a commitment to reduce single-use plastic consumption.

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Hillwalkers are being urged to take care and be prepared for all kinds of weather.

Hillwalkers urged to be aware of dangers posed by bad weather

Hillwalkers and people pursuing outdoor activities in the mountains are ebing warned by Police Scotland of the dangers that inclement weather and the terrain can present.

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Warning of new disruption on the roads as weather deteriorates

Warning of new disruption on the roads as weather deteriorates

Travellers are being warned of a high risk of disruption, after the Met Office upgraded its weather warning for parts of south west and central Scotland.

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The coldest week of the winter is expected this week. Picture: TSPL

Weather warning has been upgraded across Central Scotland

Travellers are being warned of a high risk of disruption, after the Met Office upgraded its weather warning for parts of south west and central Scotland.

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Tale of missing Barrhead man has happy ending

Tale of missing Barrhead man has happy ending

A family’s agony has turned to intense relief after a missing man from Barrhead turned up after going missing on a holiday in the Canary Islands.

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Councillor has his say on East Renfrewshire Council meeting result

Councillor has his say on East Renfrewshire Council meeting result

In our edition of December 22, we carried an article ‘Police called in after incident at meeting’.

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Profiteering on concert tickets must stop now

Profiteering on concert tickets must stop now

Prices are being dramatically pushed up for ticket holders who shouldn’t be paying over the odds for an evening’s entertainment.

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Price rises will come into play at East Renfrewshire’s sports facilities

Price rises will come into play at East Renfrewshire’s sports facilities

East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure is increasing some sport and leisure prices in 2018.

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East Renfrewshire’s caring side so clearly on show

East Renfrewshire’s caring side so clearly on show

Despite being a committed Christian, Christmas isn’t a novelty in the truest sense for Russell MacMillan.

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Mark’s got the fastest set of wheels in Clarkston

Mark’s got the fastest set of wheels in Clarkston

Record-breaking cyclist, Mark Beaumont rode into town to tell a sell-out audience about his adventures going around the world in 80 days.

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Touch of London comes to Eastwood

Touch of London comes to Eastwood

A Newton Mearns businessman has drawn inspiration from a novel means of transport that is popular with well-heeled Londoners.

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Coats needed to help Glasgow’s homeless

Coats needed to help Glasgow’s homeless

Extra readers are being invited to get involved in the last phase of a project which helps provide warm coats for the homeless.

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A decade of caring in East Renfrewshire

A decade of caring in East Renfrewshire

An organisation which may never have seen the light of day has gone on to celebrate the landmark of its 10th birthday.

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Tim Hortons opens second Glasgow store

Tim Hortons opens second Glasgow store

Coffee chain Tim Hortons is investing further in the Glasgow market by setting up shop in Silverburn Shopping Centre on Thursday (November 16)

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The redevelopment of the former iconic Glasgow hospital site has caused some concerns amongst local community councils

Forum calls for rethink

A campaign group who are critical of the redevelopment of the former Victoria Infirmary are calling for a planning application to be put on hold.

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Few southsiders are aware of the massive scope of the project that has been taking place beneath street level

Terminus for Shieldhall Tunnel after 15-month dig

It’s five times longer than the Clyde Tunnel and runs all the way from Craigton to Queen’s Park, via Bellahouston and Pollok parks.

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Modern plastic bins will replace the old galvanised models

New backcourt bins to roll out across the city

A £6.5 million investment programme to replace old galvanised metal bins from backcourts across Glasgow got underway this week.

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