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Community backs 'busy' foodbank

29 Jan 2015 07:30

An Alexandria woman has praised the community for their generosity to the Lomond Foodbank.

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Woman admits causing death of Renton pensioner

28 Jan 2015 19:00

A WOMAN has admitted killing a Renton pensioner in a fatal car accident at a holiday park.

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Volunteer leads team in Nicaragua

28 Jan 2015 17:00

A YOUNG Cardross woman flew out on Tuesday evening to be a volunteer team leader in Nicaragua for six months.

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Drunk duo abused shop staff

28 Jan 2015 17:00

A DRUNKEN reunion for two friends from Dumbarton led to them appearing in court for threatening shop workers.

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Balloch man jailed for four and a half years for battering Stewart McKellar to death

28 Jan 2015 16:00

A BALLOCH man who battered a stranger to death after finding him in bed with his mother has been jailed for four years and eight months.

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Group aims to bridge gap in special needs education

A support network for parents or carers of children with ‘invisible disabilities’ has been set up by Dumbarton parents.

First minister backs square tragedy song

Accused of theft from blind man

Police searching for firestarters

Renton man stole clothes

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Sport ambassadors for schools

Pupils at the three high schools in Dumbarton and the Vale have been chosen as SportScotland Young Ambassadors to encourage their classmates to get involved in sport.

300 more reasons to love winning baby Taylor

‘Parents’ wishes ignored’

Proposals to cut free music tuition in schools hits bum note

Man caught on CCTV throwing knife into bushes

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Disruption as winter blast hits

SEVERE winter storms - including snow, ice, lightening, and gale force winds - have hit Dumbarton and the Vale recently causing misery for residents.

Plans for Vale's first turbine opposed

Candidates make case for SNP place

Waiting times crisis hits area’s closest A and E

Parents forum to review cuts

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Five-star Livi too strong for Sons

28 Jan 2015 19:00 • Kyle Crawford

DUMBARTON suffered a second half collapse as they fell to a humiliating 5-1 defeat to SPFL Championship bottom side Livingston at the Rock on Saturday.

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Sons gaffer rues missed opportunities

28 Jan 2015 15:30 • Kyle Crawford

DUMBARTON manager Ian Murray was disappointed with his team’s capitulation in the last 30 minutes of their 5-1 defeat to Livingston at the Rock on Saturday.

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Alan aims to make UFC dream a reality

25 Jan 2015 10:30 • Kyle Crawford

BALLOCH MMA fighter Alan Johnston has his sights firmly set on hitting the big time with UFC in 2015 following a successful start to his professional career.

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Rogers out to impress McInnes

24 Jan 2015 09:30 • Kyle Crawford

DANNY Rogers insists he has improved as a goalkeeper during his time at Dumbarton, and aims to continue his impressive form to force his way into the plans of Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes.

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Gulf study promises dynamic difference

Imagine a course set in a fascinating cosmopolitan jet set city with a legendary high quality of life - then, perhaps, ask yourself if it really might be possible to pursue a career-launching study course in such an unfamiliar setting.

4 Aug 2014 14:22

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Indian restaurants in Dubai are well worth exploring

31 Jul 2014 14:40

There's just one major problem facing anyone seeking a leisure break in Dubai, and that is just how to do anything like justice to the dazzling array of possibilities readily available in the space of one too-short break.

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Councillor George Black writes for you

11 Jul 2014 14:57

I STARTED my secondary education in 1957.

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YOUR LETTERS: Should we help and not deport?

1 Jul 2014 09:30

WITH reference to the articles in last week’s Reporter about the young illegal immigrant convicted for ‘running a sophisticated £100,000 cannabis factory in Dumbarton’, surely I am not the only reader to have some sympathy for this young man?

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Why room costs are top of any travel list

Long haul flights to exotic destinations inevitably don ‘t come cheap, and of course the same goes for luxury cruises - but it seems many of us are budgeting for the wrong expense when it comes to planning most of our travel.

18 Dec 2014 14:39

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Disney on Ice celebrates its 100th birthday

25 Sep 2014 15:30

HAVING wowed audiences all over the world, Disney On Ice is celebrating 100 Years of Magic.

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Diving into Deep Sea adventure

5 Sep 2014 09:30

This is why we’re proud to be offering our readers a special discount for a trip to see this flagship attraction and maritime marvel, with a voucher which will either admit one child completely free (saving £7) when buying an adult ticket, or alternatively admit one adult at 20 per cent off the usual price.

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