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Same day as EI Clasico Fraserburgh beat Lossiemouth

On the same day as the El Clasico Fraserburgh stayed above Lossiemouth in the league table as they beat the Coasters 2-1 in a game packed with questionable decisions, some pieces of magic and superb saves. 734 more words

Highland League

Frank Markey, Blantyre Boxer

Pictured here in November 1933, is boxer Frank Markey (on the front right with arms crossed), at a weigh in at Dundee with boxer Jim Cowie. 283 more words

Blantyre People

Washer Men, Cowie Colliery - Stirling Story No 23 for 10 June 2015

The Polmaise Colliery exhibition continues at the Smith.

This photograph is from Cowie Colliery, located in Bannockburn.

It opened in 1894, ten years earlier than Polmaise, and closed in 1953. 165 more words

Stirling Stories

Forrests and Mains Ancestry

In January 2015, George Park from Arbroath emailed me his family tree, showing his line coming together from the Forrests of “The Deans” Cambuslang and the Mains at Broompark Road. 123 more words

Blantyre Documents

1920 Udston Main Children

Pictured in 1920, is a photo of the Main Children, taken at Little Udston Farm. At the back is Christine Main ,who never married but said she went out with Peter Wilkie when she was young. 60 more words

Blantyre People

Teachers Strike

TEACHERS will be striking across Kent on the 26th March after negotiations have failed.

The National Union of Teachers (NUT) is calling on its members to strike about pension changes, wages, a heavy workload and level of bureaucracy within the education system. 7 more words

News Report

Keep the old flag flying: Clewer Green children boost army morale

The children of Clewer Green School were enthusiastic suppliers of not only warm clothing for the troops, but of morale boosting letters. The parish magazine reported on their work, and quotes from the letters they got in return: 439 more words

News From The Front: The Grim Reality Of War