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Business news
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11 September 2015 Cumbernauld Shopping Centre picks up environmental award http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/business/1435-cumbernauld-shopping-centre-picks-up-environmental-award 
24 June 2015 Modern Apprenticeships making a mark in North Lanarkshire http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/business/1375-modern-apprenticeships-making-a-mark-in-north-lanarkshire 
24 June 2015 Farmfoods seek permission to expand Cumbernauld HQ http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/business/1370-farmfoods-seek-permission-to-expand-cumbernauld-hq 
22 May 2015 Cumbernauld's B&Q store granted a stay of execution http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/business/1344-cumbernauld-s-b-q-store-granted-a-stay-of-execution 
22 May 2015 Aldi committed to Cumbernauld despite 4 months of inaction http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/business/1347-aldi-committed-to-cumbernauld-despite-4-months-of-inaction 
22 May 2015 Permission sought to expand Cumbernauld hotel http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/business/1345-permission-sought-to-expand-cumbernauld-hotel 
16 March 2015 Town’s MSP visits Food and Drink Hub http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/business/1323-town-s-msp-visits-food-and-drink-hub 
8 March 2015 Which? survey puts North Lanarkshire top for food hygiene http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/business/1319-which-survey-puts-north-lanarkshire-top-for-food-hygiene 
5 February 2015 New Year, new look, and new support for Cumbernauld Media  http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/business/1287-new-year-new-look-and-new-support-for-cumbernauld-media 
29 January 2015 Cumbernauld saved from Tesco store axe http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/business/1263-cumbernauld-saved-from-tesco-store-axe 
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Community news
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18 November 2015 First refugees in North Lanarkshire expected next week http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/community/1462-first-refugees-in-north-lanarkshire-expected-next-week 
18 November 2015 Power cut in parts of Airdrie and Cumbernauld http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/community/1463-power-cut-in-parts-of-airdrie-and-cumbernauld 
17 November 2015 Carbrain kids organise Christmas foodbank collection http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/community/1461-carbrain-kids-organise-christmas-foodbank-collection 
15 November 2015 PCS call Cumbernauld Tax Office campaign meeting http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/community/1460-pcs-call-cumbernauld-tax-office-campaign-meeting 
12 November 2015 Tax office closure confirmed http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/community/1459-tax-office-closure-confirmed 
11 November 2015 RISE rejects council’s proposed savings http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/community/1454-rise-rejects-council-s-proposed-savings 
11 November 2015 Town’s shopping centre ‘for sale’ http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/community/1458-town-s-shopping-centre-for-sale 
11 November 2015 Tax Office fate will be known tomorrow http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/community/1456-tax-office-fate-will-be-known-tomorrow 
11 November 2015 Bus stance improvements nearing http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/community/1455-bus-stance-improvements-nearing 
11 November 2015 Cumbernauld Town Centre value increases http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/community/1457-cumbernauld-town-centre-value-increases 
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Crime news
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2 October 2015 Police investigating "suspicious" death in Carbrain  http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/crime/1450-police-investigating-suspicious-death-in-carbrain 
11 September 2015 Lottery scam warning issued by trading standards http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/crime/1433-lottery-scam-warning-issued-by-trading-standards 
1 September 2015 Cat injured in air gun attack http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/crime/1421-cat-injured-in-air-gun-attack 
22 August 2015 Man loses his life after ‘incident’ in Kildrum  http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/crime/1414-man-loses-his-life-after-incident-in-kildrum 
16 July 2015 Cumbernauld teen is found ‘safe and well’ http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/crime/1401-cumbernauld-teen-is-found-safe-and-well 
12 July 2015 Man hunt launched for missing Cumbernauld teen http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/crime/1389-man-hunt-launched-for-missing-cumbernauld-teen 
12 July 2015 Lanarkshire rape prevention campaign launched http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/crime/1392-lanarkshire-rape-prevention-campaign-launched 
22 May 2015 Attempted murder in Millcroft Road http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/crime/1348-attempted-murder-in-millcroft-road 
19 May 2015 Police hunt Cumbernauld car thieves  http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/crime/1332-police-hunt-cumbernauld-car-thieves 
6 May 2015 Missing Carbrain child claims ‘incorrect’, Police say http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/crime/1324-missing-carbrain-child-claims-incorrect-police-say 
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Education news
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15 September 2015 Funding to target poorest pupils http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/education/1443-funding-to-target-poorest-pupils 
8 March 2015 Cumbernauld apprentice is named Lanarkshire's Apprentice of the Year http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/education/1314-cumbernauld-apprentice-is-named-lanarkshire-s-apprentice-of-the-year  
8 March 2015 Minister talks poverty with Cumbernauld students http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/education/1313-minister-talks-poverty-with-students-association-at-cumbernauld-college 
29 January 2015 New College Lanarkshire students cook up a storm for MSPs http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/education/1271-new-college-lanarkshire-students-cook-up-a-storm-for-msps 
20 January 2015 Work starts on new Cumbernauld school campus http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/education/1252-work-starts-on-new-cumbernauld-school-campus 
22 June 2014 Cumbernauld’s Redburn Nursery School closure given the go ahead  http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/education/1159-cumbernauld-s-redburn-nursery-school-closure-given-the-go-ahead 
17 June 2014 Abronhill high staff morale "shockingly low" as pupils pack for move http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/education/1149-abronhill-high-staff-morale-shockingly-low-as-pupils-pack-for-move 
19 May 2014 Gregory’s Girl school demolition progresses http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/education/1139-gregory-s-girl-school-demolition-progresses 
3 May 2014 North Lanarkshire Council proposes day off on #IndyRef for Cumbernauld pupils http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/education/1116-north-lanarkshire-council-proposes-day-off-on-indyref-for-cumbernauld-pupils 
3 May 2014 Cumbernauld students do Lanarkshire proud in Worldskills UK competition http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/education/1115-cumbernauld-students-do-lanarkshire-proud-in-worldskills-uk-competition 
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Entertainment news
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1 September 2015 Film studio decision in limbo http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/entertainment/1423-film-studio-decision-in-limbo 
19 May 2015 Casting call for Cumbernauld sci-fi production http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/entertainment/1335-casting-call-for-cumbernauld-sci-fi-production 
8 March 2015 Casting call for Outlander season 2 closes http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/entertainment/1312-casting-call-for-outlander-season-2-closes 
6 February 2015 Fringe First winning Sanitise is coming to Cumbernauld http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/entertainment/1292-fringe-first-winning-sanitise-is-coming-to-cumbernauld 
22 January 2015 REVIEW: PS4 vs. Xbox One http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/entertainment/1255-review-ps4-vs-xbox-one 
17 May 2014 ‘MONEY: the game show’ is coming to Cumbernauld Theatre http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/entertainment/1133--money-the-game-show-is-coming-to-cumbernauld-theatre 
25 April 2014 Attica Rage and DJ Tom Russell Launch New Rock Club in Cumbernauld http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/entertainment/1098-attica-rage-and-dj-tom-russell-launch-new-rock-club-in-cumbernauld 
14 November 2013 It’s a musical Movember in Cumbernauld as events group announce charity fundraiser http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/entertainment/1036-it-s-a-musical-movember-in-cumbernauld-as-events-group-announce-charity-fundraiser 
17 September 2013 Former Cumbernauld Theatre artistic director dies, aged 58 http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/entertainment/1004-former-cumbernauld-theatre-artistic-director-dies-aged-58 
17 September 2013 Main female role is filled as filming and production kicks off, in Cumbernauld, for Outlander http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/entertainment/1005-main-female-role-is-filled-as-filming-and-production-kicks-off-in-cumbernauld-for-outlander 
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Environment news



Health news
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10 July 2015 Event sees progress on new intensive care unit at Monklands Hospital http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/health/1382-event-sees-progress-on-new-intensive-care-unit-at-monklands-hospital 
10 July 2015 Baby-friendly Lanarkshire http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/health/1383-baby-friendly-lanarkshire 
24 June 2015 NHS appeal for volunteer drivers in Cumbernauld http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/health/1365-nhs-appeal-for-volunteer-drivers-in-cumbernauld 
24 June 2015 Authorities issue drugs warning http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/health/1368-authorities-issue-drugs-warning 
19 May 2015 It’s national Walk to School Week http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/health/1333-it-s-national-walk-to-school-week 
8 March 2015 Crucial role of unpaid carers is the focal point of summit http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/health/1310-crucial-role-of-unpaid-carers-is-the-focal-point-of-summit 
3 February 2015 Timed visits improve patient care http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/health/1279-timed-visits-improve-patient-care 
30 January 2015 Health board welcomes Scotland-wide out-of-hours review http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/health/1274-health-board-welcomes-scotland-wide-out-of-hours-review 
29 January 2015 Hospital at home team’s innovative approach to care praised by health chief http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/health/1266-hospital-at-home-team-s-innovative-approach-to-care-praised-by-health-chief 
29 January 2015 New radio station set to rock the airwaves for older people http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/health/1264-new-radio-station-set-to-rock-the-airwaves-for-older-people 
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Opinion news
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21 August 2013 The problem with Cumbernauld town centre is neglect; ‘Crap Towns’ co-editor speaks out http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/opinion/969-the-problem-with-cumbernauld-town-centre-is-neglect-crap-towns-co-editor-speaks-out 
7 August 2013 Playparks, Facebook and more; Cumbernauld Community Park reflect on May 2013 http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/opinion/925-playparks-facebook-and-more-cumbernauld-community-park-reflect-on-may-2013 
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Political news
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11 September 2015 Cumbernauld Labour back Burnham http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/politics/1434-cumbernauld-labour-back-burnham 
11 September 2015 RISE party to launch Cumbernauld branch http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/politics/1439-rise-party-to-launch-cumbernauld-branch 
11 September 2015 In hot water; town’s politicians demand answers from Scottish Water http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/politics/1437-in-hot-water-town-s-politicians-demand-answers-from-scottish-water 
5 September 2015 MP receives heart-touching letter from 7-year-old constituent http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/politics/1431-mp-receives-heart-touching-letter-from-7-year-old-constituent 
16 July 2015 Cumbernauld’s MSP endorsed by party as 2016 candidate http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/politics/1405-cumbernauld-s-msp-endorsed-by-party-as-2016-candidate 
16 July 2015 MP McDonald makes maiden speech http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/politics/1400-mp-mcdonald-makes-maiden-speech 
16 July 2015 Town’s former MP finds new job http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/politics/1397-town-s-former-mp-finds-new-job 
24 June 2015 Leading from the left http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/politics/1364-leading-from-the-left 
24 June 2015 SNP duo welcome Cumbernauld Colts’ acceptance to the Lowland League http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/politics/1367-snp-duo-welcome-cumbernauld-colts-acceptance-to-the-lowland-league 
5 June 2015 Politicians express RBS Cumbernauld branch closure concerns http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/politics/1361-politicians-express-rbs-cumbernauld-branch-closure-concerns 
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Sports news
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20 September 2015 Cumbernauld 10k results http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/sport/1449-cumbernauld-10k-results 
15 September 2015 Broadwood event promotes safe cycling http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/sport/1444-broadwood-event-promotes-safe-cycling 
12 July 2015 Cumbernauld Colts celebrate players’ efforts http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/sport/1391-cumbernauld-colts-celebrate-players-efforts 
26 June 2015 Clyde move out of Cumbernauld closer than ever http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/sport/1377-clyde-move-out-of-cumbernauld-closer-than-ever 
24 June 2015 Cumbernauld Colts to play in the Lowland League http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/sport/1366-cumbernauld-colts-to-play-in-the-lowland-league 
24 June 2015 Cumbernauld takes the gold after cleaning up at NL sports awards http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/sport/1371-cumbernauld-takes-the-gold-after-cleaning-up-at-nl-sports-awards 
11 July 2014 Date for Cumbernauld 10k 2014 is announced http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/sport/1177-date-for-cumbernauld-10k-2014-is-announced 
22 June 2014 Baton protest mothballed ahead of Cumbernauld relay leg http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/sport/1154-baton-protest-mothballed-ahead-of-cumbernauld-relay-leg 
22 June 2014 Sport activities to take place throughout the summer http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/sport/1162-sport-activities-to-take-place-throughout-the-summer 
17 June 2014 Making a racket over proposed Cumbernauld tennis courts http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/sport/1144-making-a-racket-over-proposed-cumbernauld-tennis-courts 
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Transport news
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15 September 2015 Follow-up event on Abronhill transport study http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/transport/1446-follow-up-event-on-abronhill-transport-study 
11 September 2015 Stagecoach announce investment in Cumbernauld http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/transport/1436-stagecoach-announce-investment-in-cumbernauld 
11 September 2015 Parapet works to Abronhill line http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/transport/1432-parapet-works-to-abronhill-line 
2 September 2015 X5 service to be pulled http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/transport/1424-x5-service-to-be-pulled 
1 September 2015 Fears that Cumbernauld bus route may be for the axe http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/transport/1422-fears-that-cumbernauld-bus-route-may-be-for-the-axe 
12 July 2015 EGIP work to cause temporary closure of Drumgrew road-bridge http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/transport/1393-egip-work-to-cause-temporary-closure-of-drumgrew-road-bridge 
12 July 2015 Cumbernauld’s bad parkers ‘shamed’ online http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/transport/1394-cumbernauld-s-bad-parkers-shamed-online 
6 February 2015 Don’t risk it! Crossing misuse endangers lives http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/transport/1291-don-t-risk-it-crossing-misuse-endangers-lives 
10 November 2014 Accident on Cumbernauld's Central Way http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/transport/1215-accident-on-cumbernauld-s-central-way 
24 August 2014 New bus route announced for Cumbernauld http://www.cumbernauld-media.com/news/transport/1204-new-bus-route-announced-for-cumbernauld 
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Weird and Wonderful 
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15 December 2013 Cumbernauld dazzled by spectacular light show as thunder and lightning streak across central Scotland http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/weird/1060-cumbernauld-dazzled-by-spectacular-light-show-as-thunder-and-lightning-streak-across-central-scotland 
17 September 2013 Talks are signalled as council seek to get Cumbernauld online through free town centre wi-fi http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/weird/1032-talks-are-signalled-as-council-seek-to-get-cumbernauld-online-through-free-town-centre-wi-fi 
20 August 2013 Cumbernauld urged to attend Airdrie 'sleep-out' as Bedroom Tax battle continues http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/weird/951-cumbernauld-urged-to-attend-airdrie-sleep-out-as-bedroom-tax-battle-continues 
7 August 2013 Closing a chapter; Cumbernauld Library’s staffing woes hit visitors http://news.cumbernauld-media.com/news/weird/917-closing-a-chapter-cumbernauld-library-s-staffing-woes-hit-visitors 
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