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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
Man charged following Livingston assault

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.

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Police are appealing for information.

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.

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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.

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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 2
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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Missing: Teenager Lorna Ure

Teenager reported missing in Livingston

Police are appealing for information to help trace a missing 15 year old from Livingston.

Edinburgh
Missing: Police want to trace Allan Wright

Appeal for Livingston missing man

Police appeal for missing Livingston man

Crime
SNP MP parodies Trainspotting speech in Brexit debate

SNP MP parodies Trainspotting speech in Brexit debate

A speech from the film Trainspotting has been parodied in the Commons to reflect the SNP’s concerns over Brexit.

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Keith Armour visits Rachel House dressed as a Star Wars rebel fighter

Keith is a force in raising cash for kids

Keith Armour has a huge passion for sci-fi, fantasy movies and comic books and is one of the 150 diehard fans who make up costume and prop collective Rebel Legion UK.

News
Deliberate fire launches police investigation in Livingston

Deliberate fire launches police investigation in Livingston

Police in West Lothian are investigating following a wilful fire-raising at an address in Ravenswood Rise, Livingston.

News

NHS Lothian midwives deliver festive video hit

A re-imagining of Shakin’ Stevens Christmas classic has scored NHS Lothian midwives a festive hit with a video produced by the maternity team.

Health
Livingston pensioner robbed in broad daylight

Livingston pensioner robbed in broad daylight

A PENSIONER had her handbag snatched as she walked home after getting off a bus.

Crime
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