Helping Keep The Grangemouth & Falkirk Community Local
Fri February 28, 2020
- Cyclist, 36, dies after crash on country road in Perthshire - The 36-year-old was fatally injured on the A912 Bridge of Earn to Aberargie early on Friday.
- Neomi Smith: Murder accused claimed two men attacked girlfriend - Keith Rizzo denies killing 23-year-old Neomi Smith - who was originally from Aberdeen - in Brechin.
- Falkirk to raise council tax by 4.84%, with 3% increase for Angus - Falkirk Council decides to increase council tax by 4.84%, while Angus Council agrees a rise of 3%.
- Council tax to rise in Stirling and Clackmannanshire - Councillors in Stirling agree the maximum 4.84% increase, while Clackmannanshire opts for a 3% increase.
The 36-year-old was fatally injured on the A912 Bridge of Earn to Aberargie early on Friday.
Keith Rizzo denies killing 23-year-old Neomi Smith - who was originally from Aberdeen - in Brechin.
Falkirk Council decides to increase council tax by 4.84%, while Angus Council agrees a rise of 3%.
Councillors in Stirling agree the maximum 4.84% increase, while Clackmannanshire opts for a 3% increase.
Linda McDonald was battered by convicted murderer Robbie McIntosh while he was on home leave from prison.
The leader of Glasgow City Council calls on the UK government to support safe consumption rooms.
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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