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When can I get a train over Christmas and New Year?

ScotRail has released the Christmas and New Year schedule, with warnings that there will be no trains on certain days over the festive period.

Transport
Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Expect disruption on the railways over the next four Sundays as improvement works take place to renew sections of track between Rutherglen and Jordanhill.

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

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.

Transport
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
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
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.

Transport
Photo by White House Studios 2017.

Opening date confirmed for Queensferry Crossing

The date has been revealed when the Queensferry Crossing will open to traffic.

Transport
The pedestrian who was struck by the car later died in hospital

Pedestrian is killed while crossing Paisley Road West

Police are appealing for witnesses following an Incident in Ibrox in which an elderly man died.

Crime
Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Drivers have been warned to expect “significant delays” over Easter with more than 20 million cars expected on the roads between Maundy Thursday and Easter Monday.

Transport
Hitler's deputy, Rudolph Hess, stepped from the wreckage of this plane in Ayrshire on his ill-peace mission.

Hess and the Eaglesham link

Next month sees the anniversary of a momentous event - the date the Deputy Reichsfuhrer of Nazi Germany crash landed near Eaglesham.

News
Nadia Sattar.

South side fatal road crash victim is named

Police have named the woman who died on Friday after she was hit by two cars on Nithsdale Road as 43-year-old Nadia Sattar.

Transport
Woman dies after being struck by two cars on Nithsdale Road

Woman dies after being struck by two cars on Nithsdale Road

A woman has died after she was hit by two cars in succession on the south side’s Nithsdale Road on Friday evening.

Transport
Netherlee Primary kids highlighted Road Safety Week

Netherlee kids raise road safety

The junior road safety officers (JRSOs) of Netherlee Primary School have launched a campaign to highlight the need for safer driving near the school.

News
Travel advice ahead of Scotland v Georgia match

Travel advice ahead of Scotland v Georgia match

Rugby Park plays host to Scotland’s third and final Autumn International in Kilmarnock on Saturday and and ScotRail is reminding customers travelling to the game by train that services will be busier than normal.

Transport
Call for public ownership of Scotland’s trains

Call for public ownership of Scotland’s trains

Rail services in Scotland could fall back into public hands if performance doesn’t improve drastically over the next three years.

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