Alex Salmond still faces multiple charges of attempted rape and sexual assault, which he denies. Picture by Bill Heaney By Democrat reporter The Scottish government has paid out more than £500,000 in legal expenses to Alex Salmond over its flawed inquiry into sexual harassment claims. The government admitted breaching its own guidelines after the former … More Scottish government pays out £500,000 to Alex Salmond
I wouldn’t say she is a groupie, but Dumbarton woman Liz-Anne Lacey likes to keep a close eye on heartthrob Daniel O’Donnell. That’s Liz-Anne in the centre in the dark glasses within touching distance (deep breath) of the great man, who was singing in the street during the Mary of Dungloe Festival. The picture was … More DANIEL CHARMS THE WOMEN AT DUNGLOE FESTIVAL
It’s no go the picture palace, it’s no go the stadium,
It’s no go the country cot with a pot of pink geraniums,
It’s no go the Government grants, it’s no go the elections,
Sit on your arse for fifty years and hang your hat on a pension. … More All we want is a bank balance and a bit of skirt in a taxi ….
Councillor Yvonne McNeilly wants to know if your child is eligible for a free meal. By Aileen MacLennan Argyll and Bute Council’s Policy Lead for Education is urging parents to find out if their child qualifies for free schools meals. Councillor Yvonne McNeilly said: “We all want the best start in life for our children … More Could your child be eligible for free school meals?
Detective Inspector Scott Hamilton at Clydebank said: “This was a very frightening experience for the young shop assistant and anyone else who was within the shop at the time and thankfully no-one was physically hurt. … More Armed robbery at Marks & Spencer in Oban
Submarines in the Gareloch heading for the Clyde Naval Base at Faslane. By Trevor Royle in the SUNDAY TIMES The Faslane and Coulport naval base on the Gareloch and Loch Long that played a central role during the Cold War could become a vital asset for Scotland if it gains independence and leaves the UK. … More Faslane may still have nukes in an independent Scotland
Hingers watching from their windows on to Dumbarton Road as the elephant parade passed by. Picture by LOST GLASGOW By Lost Glasgow Unlike our pachyderm pals (that’s heffelumps), Lost Glasgow’s memory is far from perfect, which meant that I forgot that yesterday was #WorldElephantDay. Elephants are big in West Dunbartonshire – they’re big everywhere, are they … More WINDAE HINGERS ENJOY THE ELEPHANT PARADE
THE BIG BASH – We would like to invite you to this fantastic new Hospice event at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Glasgow, – 16 November 2019, 7 for 7.30pm
The children of Naval Base workers have recently taken part in this year’s Kings Camp, participating in a huge range of sporting activities during their summer holidays. … More NAVAL BASE YOUNGSTERS ENJOY KINGS CAMP