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Rapist attacked women while they slept

A man who followed a “pattern” of abuse by raping and sexually assaulting two women while they were asleep has been jailed for six years.

Edinburgh
Police are appealing for information.

Police appeal for missing 24-year-old from Livingston

Police in West Lothian are appealing for information in order to trace a 24-year-old man who is missing from the Ladywell area of Livingston.

Crime
17-year-old female assaulted in Livingston

17-year-old female assaulted in Livingston

Police in West Lothian are appealing for information after a teenager was assaulted in Livingston.

Edinburgh
Crombie went on the rant at the party at the Deer Park Golf and Country Club. Picture: Google

Father who went on racist rant at children’s party is fined

A FATHER has been fined after launching into a racist rant against a bar manager at a children’s party.

Livingston
Hannah Bardell shows off her Scotland top in the House of Commons. Picture: Contributed

SNP MP wears Scotland football top in House of Commons

SNP MP Hannah Bardell was spotted wearing a Scotland football top in the House of Commons today, ahead of the Scotland women’s national team making their major tournament debut.

Politics
Hazardous material on fire at Livingston factory blaze

Hazardous material on fire at Livingston factory blaze

Firefighters are tackling a huge blaze at a Livingston factory where hazardous material is believed to have caught on fire.

Edinburgh
The Range is to open in Livingston next month. Picture; Alan Watson

The Range store to open in Livingston

The Range is to open its tenth store in Scotland with a new outlet to open in Livingston next month.

Edinburgh
Kayla Doohan was diagnosed with breast cancer when she was just 20.

Brave Livingston mum ‘one of youngest Scots to get breast cancer’

A BRAVE mum who was one of the youngest Scots to get breast cancer launched Race for Life in Edinburgh today by sounding an airhorn to start the 5K event on its way.

Health
William Frew was given 5 years 3 months at Edinburgh High Court. Picture: contributed

Man jailed for prolonged abuse of two young boys

A FORMER Boys’ Brigade member who abused a younger boy after rescuing him from a capsized canoe has been sentenced to more than five years in prison.

Livingston
The man appeared at Livingston Sheriff Court.

Man charged following Livingston assault

Police in West Lothian have arrested and a charged a 43-year-old man in connection with a serious assault that occurred at an address in Livingston.

Edinburgh
Tait took the money from Bannatyne's Gym. Picture: Google

Gym worker admits to stealing £1300

A FORMER gym worker has admitted stealing more than £1,300 from a health club in Livingston.

Crime

Almost £30,000 raised to bring tragic Kirsty home

ALMOST £30,000 has been raised to bring Kirsty Maxwell’s body home after she fell to her death from a balcony during a hen party in Spain.

News
16-year-old girl ‘punched to ground’ in West Lothian assault

16-year-old girl ‘punched to ground’ in West Lothian assault

Police in West Lothian are appealing for information following an assault in the Murieston area of Livingston on Tuesday April 11.

Edinburgh
Mum Charlene Clark and daughter Emily, from Livingston.

Birthday celebration for tot who weighed less than bag of sugar

A TINY tot has defied the odds of celebrating her second birthday thanks to her love of swimming.

Livingston
Techcomp is creating 20 posts in Livingston as it develops new scientific instruments. Picture: Contributed

Jobs injection for Livingston as Techcomp expands

Livingston has received a timely jobs boost with the news that a scientific instruments specialist is to add a further 20 skilled posts at its production and research facility.

Business
Elise Christie has won the 1500m gold at the speed skating world championships in Rotterdam. Picture: AP Photo/Peter Dejong

Speed skater Elise Christie wins gold at World Championships

Elise Christie has claimed the first world title of her career with victory in the women’s 1500m final at the World Short Track Championships in Rotterdam.

Edinburgh
The housebreakings took place on Thursday

Properties hit in West Lothian housebreaking spree

Three properties were targeted in a housebreaking spree in West Lothian.

Crime
Police have launched a search for Donna Wood, 31, who was last seen outside St John's Hospital, Livingston

Search launched for woman reported missing in Livingston

A woman has gone missing in Livingston, sparking a police search.

Edinburgh

Brave six-year-old Jasmin Henderson’s Disneyland dream comes true

IT was a fairytale moment fit for a princess – as a little girl fighting an aggressive brain tumour found out she was going to Disneyland.

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