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War veterans enjoy visit to River City studios Heading heading heading heading CROSSHEAD

28/05/2015 15:02:11

A pair of war veterans recently had their wish come true when they went on a tour of the River City set in Dumbarton with one of the show

Actor Scott Vickers, who plays DC Will Cooper in the BBC drama, gave Harry Butterworth and Joe Martin a personal tour of Shieldinch.

For Harry, wh…

Missing man found in Alexandria dies in hospital

28/05/2015 14:20:58

A man who went missing last week was tragically found dead in Alexandria.

Ronald Thompson, missing from his home in Fettercairn Avenue, Drumchapel, was located by police in the Vale on Wednesday.

Man attacked two women

28/05/2015 13:02:05

A MAN attacked his partner and punched her on the head in Bonhill, a court heard last week.

Kieran Murphy assaulted another woman during the violent outburst at a property on Pappert, biting her o…

Reported over Asda cake theft

28/05/2015 12:54:24

A teenager has been reported to the procurator fiscal for allegedly stealing a cake from a Dumbarton supermarket.

A police spokesman said the 16-y…

MP Docherty stands up for equal rights

28/05/2015 09:27:36

THE man elected Dumbarton and the Vale

Ardlui campaigners accuse West Dunbartonshire Council leader of 'inflammatory' comments ahead of crunch meeting

27/05/2015 13:45:24

Campaigners accused of 'conjuring' up a savings plan for the closure-threatened outdoor centre claim the council leader is showing 'ignorance' and 'c…

Body found in Balloch

Emergency meeting called on Ardlui saga

Final Loch Lomond Weirfest line-up announced

Kilpatrick Hills star in Scotland's Nature Festival

Anti-trident protestors at Faslane say whistleblower's security allegations 'no surprise'

Skint council owed £1.8m by workers

Hope of Dumbarton Academy school holidays pitch ban u-turn

Police hunt missing pensioner

Shoplifter jailed for three months after hospital visit ends in drug binge

Park seeks views on local plan


Dumbarton vet appeals for new owner for homeless three-legged dog

22/05/2015 09:04:51

Vet practice Vets4Pets in Dumbarton is appealing for a home for a 'loving' three-legged dog.

Vet Ciara Mulhern said: "We would like to let everybo…

Arts hub opens its doors to new users

18/05/2015 11:42:06

A Dumbarton shopping centre has launched an appeal for local groups to come forward and make the most of a special community facility.

The Artizan…

Allsorts choir sing for Christian Aid in Balloch

13/05/2015 10:45:05

Dumbarton grain whisky prices soar

60 years of marriage prove just the ticket

Lomondgate services creates 53 new jobs

MSPs clash over OLSP delay blame

Activist and inspiration: Obituary, Margaret Harrison

Watchdog upholds FOI breach against police

Man breaches bail after a row with his mum

Sports Extra

Murdoch to step up Worlds prep in Spain and France

28/05/2015 12:30:52

ALEXANDRIA swimmer Ross Murdoch is getting set to compete in the 2015 Mare Nostrum series

Murdoch has been named in the British Swimming squad for the events in w…

Local golfer hits an ace

23/05/2015 13:00:40

ALEXANDRIA man Stuart McRae is in disbelief after hitting a hole in one at Vale of Leven Golf Club on Saturday.

The 32-year-old was convinced he h…

WDAC Run n Park

17/05/2015 13:00:43

WEST Dunbartonshire Athletics Club will hold their weekly Run

The club would like to encourage anyon…

Swim stars dive in to set new pool records

16/05/2015 16:40:15

SEVEN swimmers from West Dunbartonshire Amateur Swim Club took part in the Scottish National Age Groups in Aberdeen recently

Saints fire five to keep cup run going

16/05/2015 12:29:57

St Pat'

The visitors suffer…

Hamill: Our selection issues cost us dearly

09/05/2015 16:45:16

VALE of Leven manager Hugh Hamill insists that not being able to get his best players consistenly on the pitch cost the Millburn Park side any chance…

Accies clinch semi-final spot

08/05/2015 15:41:04

Ross keeps Kazan medal dream alive

Glasgow 2014 swimmer Lamont reveals reasons behind retirement

Lomond stars of the future show skills

WDASC mini league side lose latest tie

Sons gaffer: Mair being dropped is not personal

Magnificent seventh place finish delights Sons boss

Young Sons fall to Annan defeat in last game of the season AA

April medal sees top scores

Tennis clubs coaching begins


Harp draw is music to the Accies ears

22/05/2015 16:00:25

DUMBARTON Academy recovered form a 2-0 half-time deficit to secure a point at Glasgow Harp on Saturday.

Glasgow Harp…

Saints suffer semi-final heartache as EK advance

Saints win as semi-final beckons

Murray begins rebuilding Sons squad


Vale Kiltwalkers train for Great Wall challenge

07/05/2015 14:37:29

A charity challenge is taking a group of Vale women to China to help raise £5,000 for a local autism centre.

They pl…

Appeal after theft from shop

Tributes to 'well-kent' shopkeeper Cathie Mullen

Public to have say on Carman Centre


Arran too strong for Lomond

17/05/2015 13:30:15

LOCH Lomond Rugby Club lost against promotion contenders Arran in their final match of the season last week.


Lomond safe despite defeat AA

Loch Lomond RC week 15

Loch Lomond Rugby Club face battle for survival

Sports Extra

Murdoch to step up Worlds prep in Spain and France

28/05/2015 12:30:52

ALEXANDRIA swimmer Ross Murdoch is getting set to compete in the 2015 Mare Nostrum series

Local golfer hits an ace

WDAC Run n Park

Swim stars dive in to set new pool records

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