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Hospital to be investigated after A&E waiting times ‘under-reported’

A probe has been ordered into a major Lothians hospital after a whistleblowing complaint revealed that flagship A&E waiting times were being wrongly recorded by staff.

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Thieves strike in spate of car break-ins across Livingston

Thieves strike in spate of car break-ins across Livingston

A car was stolen in Livingston as part of a disturbing spate of vehicle break-ins.

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Carla Megginson

Student wins contest to be ‘the face’ of shopping centre

A NAPIER University student had been named the “The Face of The Centre” in a contest run by a Livingston shopping complex.

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A 23-year-old woman was struck by a car.

Man charged after hitting pedestrian in Livingston

Police in West Lothian have charged a 24-year-old man following a serious collision in Livingston.

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Donna Wilson with daughter Sophie and son Ryan who is in remission. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Jak’s Den to extend Livingston cancer support centre

A MOTHER whose young son was diagnosed with leukaemia is backing a campaign to raise funds to extend a centre that supports sick children.

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Richard Dallas outside Livingston Sheriff Court today after pleading guilty to sending fake threats that he was going to kill himself to his ex. Picture; 
Vic Rodrick

Police called after man ‘bombarded’ ex with messages

A frightened female called the cops after her ex-partner sent her a string of messages falsely claiming he was going to kill himself.

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The man was sentenced at the High Court in Livingston

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.

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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.

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Police are appealing for information

17-year-old female assaulted in Livingston

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Cowan was sentenced at the High Court in Livingston

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.

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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.

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Police are on the scene.

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.

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