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Published Sunday 29 November

Winter weather warning

The Christmas lights switch-on in Cambuslang has been cancelled due to the high winds. The fun fair will still be running.

food scraps

Published Saturday 21 November

Help reduce waste

The European Week for Waste Reduction gets underway today.

Photography credits: 
Bonnington Power Station, CAVLP Heritage

Published Tuesday 17 November

Project digs up archaeological past

Everyone is being invited to come along and try their hand at archaeology at the launch of a new local archaeological project.

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Published Wednesday 04 November

Do you look at the label?

Food Standards Scotland is raising awareness of the importance of food labelling amongst consumers.

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Published Tuesday 03 November

Know your consumer rights

Consumers are being urged to get to grips with the new provisions in the Consumer Rights Act, especially over Christmas.

The bonfire hit squad

Published Friday 30 October

Bonfire hit squads have new weapon

South Lanarkshire Council has unveiled a new weapon in the campaign to put safety first during the fireworks season.

reindeer returning for Storyland event

Published Wednesday 28 October

Still time to visit reindeer

Santa’s reindeer are returning to Storyland at East Kilbride Arts Centre on Sunday 29 November.

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Published Wednesday 21 October

Blantyre by-election called

A by-election to elect a councillor to serve Blantyre (Ward 15) will be held on Thursday 10 December 2015.

Councillor Lynn Adams

Published Wednesday 21 October

Cllr Adams passes away

The council has received the sad news that Councillor Lynn Adams has passed away.

winter driving conditions in a town

Published Wednesday 21 October

Winter driving skills

Driving at any time of year requires constant care and attention but winter conditions requires additional driving skills.

car covered in snow stuck at side of road

Published Tuesday 20 October

Preparing for cold weather

Today we're giving you tips on how to prepare your car, your home and yourself for the colder weather.

range of vehicles used by council for gritting streets and pavements

Published Monday 19 October

Are you ready for winter?

This is our Winter Awareness Week and each day we'll be giving advice on how to prepare for the bad weather.