Helping Keep The Grangemouth & Falkirk Community Local
Tue January 21, 2020
- 'Race against time' to save Angus baby boy attacked by dog - The emergency workers are reunited with four-month-old James Davidson, who has made a full recovery.
- Dundee's V&A museum 'worth £75m a year' to Scottish economy - Research for the museum says it is contributing more than three times to the economy than had been predicted.
- Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry: Appeal for evidence about boarding school abuse - Boarding schools will be the focus of the next phase of the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry, due to begin in July.
- Stagecoach takes rail franchise row to High Court - Stagecoach and its partners say the government acted unlawfully in barring them from bidding.
The emergency workers are reunited with four-month-old James Davidson, who has made a full recovery.
Research for the museum says it is contributing more than three times to the economy than had been predicted.
Boarding schools will be the focus of the next phase of the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry, due to begin in July.
Stagecoach and its partners say the government acted unlawfully in barring them from bidding.
The health board admitted that its colonoscopy waiting times were "longer than we would want".
The collapse of the company, founded in 1881, puts more than 1,000 jobs at risk
The body of the 28-year-old was recovered from the Firth of Forth following a police search.
Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013
COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013
INVESTING IN THE LOCAL WORKFORCE. The Grangemouth council and government have tried many initiatives over the years, one being local apprenticeships.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013
ARE YOU INVOLVED IN THE COMMUNITY? Despite the economic downturn in recent years we have seen it has really raised the local people of the communities’ spirits and brought a feeling of togetherness.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 4th March 2013
ARE WE WAVING GOODBYE TO OUR LOCAL HIGHSTREET? Our local High Streets have been suffering in the consumer downturn. Customers have been watching their pennies amid concerns about high inflation and job security. Recently we have lost many large retailers that have been hit by the economic climate and the increasing online competition.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013
ARE YOU AN ONLINE SHOPPER AND A BARGAIN SURFER? We do not know to what extent the increasing activity of online shopping will eventually have on our Grangemouth based high street retailers but some predict it may end the high street shopping as a whole in the future.
Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013
MORE CUTS..... GREAT!!! Many councils across the UK now have the choice to either increase council tax, raise the funds by cutting back on other factors or even worse they do both.
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