Police stop to help lost Balloch motorist and find drugs, court hears
4 Sep 2015 17:00
Police stopped to help a lost motorist in Balloch and found the driver was carrying class A drugs, a court heard last week.
Disruption as Clydebank Crematorium closed for refurbishment
4 Sep 2015 16:45
Clydebank Crematorium will be shut until September 7 as part of a £1.5 million refurbishment.
Woman attacked outside a Dumbarton pub
4 Sep 2015 16:30
A man who assaulted a woman after an incident in a Dumbarton pub has been fined £500.
Dumbarton police lead search for missing Helensburgh woman Karen Harvey
4 Sep 2015 16:22
A police helicopter has been launched in the search for a vulnerable missing woman last seen heading towards Cardross.
West Dunbartonshire Epilepsy group reaches out to new members
4 Sep 2015 16:15
An epilepsy awareness group in Balloch has recently been awarded charitable status and now wants to reach out and help more people across the region.
Neighbours object to Dumbarton mansion
4 Sep 2015 16:00
AN EIGHT-bedroom house with indoor swimming pool and attached three-bedroom annex is in keeping with other houses situated on a Dumbarton lane, planners argued at a public hearing.
Maid of the Loch team’s steam dream nears reality
CAMPAIGNERS who have worked tirelessly for more than 20 years to restore a Loch Lomond paddle steamer to its former glory are still pinching themselves after securing a huge grant to help fund the £5.5 million project.
St Pats are denied by late leveller
4 Sep 2015 18:30
ST Patrick's FP were denied their first league win of the season after late controversy led to an Eastfield equaliser on Saturday.
Graham: I’m gutted Sons stay had to end this way
3 Sep 2015 17:30 • Kyle Crawford
AS he clapped the fans on his way off the pitch following Dumbarton’s 2-0 defeat to Queen of the South, he knew what none of the Sons’ faithful knew, this would be the last time they would see Andy Graham in Dumbarton colours.
New faces delight Dumbarton boss Aitken
2 Sep 2015 19:30 • Kyle Crawford
DUMBARTON manager Stevie Aitken is delighted to have clinched the signatures of Frazer Wright and Steven Ross last week as the deals look likely to end Sons’ recruitment until January.
Bairns opening salvo stuns Sons
2 Sep 2015 17:30 • Kyle Crawford
DUMBARTON’S sluggish start cost them dear at the Falkirk Stadium on Friday night as the Bairns picked up a 2-1 victory.
New season gets started at Lomond Badminton Club
30 Aug 2015 19:30
THE wait is almost over for Lomond Badminton Club’s players as the 2015/16 season gets set to get under way.
Dumbarton Reporter - Letters
23 Jul 2015 16:00
The poisoning of beech trees on the island of Inchtavannach on Loch Lomond does seem to have been very ill-considered and is indeed, to quote Sir Malcolm Colquhoun, ‘an act of wanton vandalism and a blight on the landscape’.
Gulf study promises dynamic difference
4 Aug 2014 14:22
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.
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.
Councillor George Black writes for you
11 Jul 2014 14:57
I STARTED my secondary education in 1957.
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?
30 Apr 2015 13:25
Why room costs are top of any travel list
18 Dec 2014 14:39
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.
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.
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.
This week's new music releases
14 Jul 2014 13:44
KEVIN Bryan takes a look at this week's new releases: