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Children and a police officer at Crucial Crew

Published Monday 25 August

Crucial Crew comes of age

The hugely successful Crucial Crew children’s safety programme is celebrating its 21st birthday this year.

SLW4U iage to promote jobs service

Published Wednesday 20 August

Hundreds of new jobs to be created

An extra 350 jobs are to be created thanks to the expansion of the council's hugely successful South Lanarkshire Jobs Fund.

entrance to Hamilton Town House

Published Friday 15 August

Drumhead service to mark start of WWI

To commemorate the centenary of the start of World War 1 there will be a special Drumhead Service in Hamilton Town Hall.

Skills development Scotland call centre staff answering calls about exam results - picture taken from SDS website

Published Tuesday 05 August

Exam results out today

The exam results for 2014 will be sent to pupils today, Tuesday 5 August.

old photo of memebers of the Blantyre Co 6th Scottish Rifles during before heading off to fight during the Great War

Published Friday 01 August

100th anniversary of start of WWI

Monday 4 August 2014 is the 100th anniversary of Great Britain’s entry into the First World War - "the war to end all wars".

5yr-old boy with his 9yr-old sister and their mum and dad Scott Jamieson at one of the early years workshops. The boy will be joining his big sister at Spittal primary in the new term

Published Thursday 31 July

Nursery pupils off to a flying start

It may still be the summer but nursery pupils have been getting off to a flying start in the run-up to starting primary school.

Dollan Aqua Centre in East Kilbride - one of the training venues for the Comonwealth Games 2014 - image taken from gallery showing 50m pool

Published Tuesday 29 July

Dollan Aqua Centre fully reopened

Dollan Aqua Centre fully reopened today after parts of it were closed to the public so Commonwealth Games swimmers could train.

mountain biker

Published Monday 28 July

Games comes to Cathkin Braes

If you want to see some of the world’s top mountain bikers they will be right here on our doorstep tomorrow (Tuesday 29 July).