“It’s important that people realise that falls are not an inevitable part of ageing. Falling can lead to life-changing injuries such as broken bones which may require a major operation.
A minister who set up a mental health support service following the suicide of Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchinson has been chosen to be the next Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.
The body of the Spanish dictator Francisco Franco has been exhumed from the tomb in the Valley of the Fallen where it has lain since his death in 1975 and is being taken by helicopter to lie alongside that of his wife in a cemetery near Madrid.
We should be told what he thinks about the witch hunt which appears aimed to stitch up Cllr Jim Bollan, of the Community Party, and deprive the electorate in his Vale of Leven ward of legitimate representation at council meetings.
His comments come after some in the SNP suggested winning a majority of Scottish seats in a UK general election would be enough.
Get ready folks as this Saturday is the Big Christmas Glasgow Table Top Sale at Dumbarton Masonic Hall 18 Church Street, Dumbarton G82 1QQ Phone: 07960 990 104. We are fully booked out with stalls selling Bric and Brac, Xmas toys, Arts and Crafts, Books, CDs, Toys, Clothing, Unwanted House items old and new, Tombola raffle and loads more. We will also be serving hot food tea coffee cake. Doors open at the front entrance from 11.45am to 2pm last entrance Only £1 Entry. All community related adverts go FREE in The Democrat.