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Glasgow Lord Provost has historic lampposts installed outside west end home at a cost of £17k

It's a tradition that all of the city's lord provosts are entitled to, but neighbours have asked if it's the right use of public funds after the street outside the property was dug up and resurfaced.

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Police Scotland 'detecting and preventing fewer crimes' amid attempts to rein in spending

A new report into Police Scotland's finances warns that budget constraints are having an impact on frontline policing, harming the welfare of officers and leading to higher levels of absence.

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Man attacked by 'teens' wearing tracksuits at train station near Glasgow

It is understood that, shortly after 1am on Saturday, a man in his forties was assaulted by two men. He received multiple lacerations which required medical treatment.

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Viggo Mortenson spotted in Glasgow as Lord of the Rings star reveals Scottish roots

The Hollywood actor is attending Glasgow Film Festival for the screening of his second directorial movie, The Dead Don't Hurt. He took to the red carpet outside Glasgow Film Theatre earlier this week.

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Glasgow residents baffled as pair of escapee chickens seen roaming streets

The pair of escapee chickens were spotted in the Penilee area of Glasgow yesterday, March 4, on the pavement. A picture of the feathered twosome was then uploaded to facebook.

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Glasgow's Theatre Royal stage refurbishment approved as asbestos to be removed

The upgrade will ensure the 'continued future use of the venue' as there have been worries over whether 'the stage can accommodate future productions and the ever-increasing technologies associated with the industry'.

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Unsolved murders of Glasgow sex workers in 1990s won't be closed

Police say they are committed to finding the killers of Diane McInally, Karen McGregor, Leona McGovern and Jacqueline Gallagher after Iain Packer was convicted of the 2005 murder of Emma Caldwell last week.

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Football violence 'utterly unacceptable' as Rangers fans jailed for horrific train attack on Celtic fan

Jordan James Adam and Richard Love violently pounced on Paul Connolly following a clash between Gers and Hoops on February 2 in 2022 - which left the social worker with a bleed on his brain.

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Glasgow East Women's Aid shuts down after charity employees walk out over suspensions

Glasgow East Women's Aid has announced on its website that it will be ceasing operations. The news follows a vote to strike last year, amid claims of unfair dismissals and bullying.

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'I told my wife she has to give me half of her wages - I've earned enough for both of us'

A man has argued he is entitled to half of his wife's wages after she decided to go back to work. He explained that she had been a stay-at-home mum for some time and the family had lived off his salary.

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Family of murder victim Emma Caldwell to meet with Humza Yousaf

Margaret Caldwell, her family and their lawyer, Aamer Anwar, will meet with Mr Yousaf at Bute House on Tuesday afternoon.

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Motorcyclist crashes on Rutherglen road after losing control in 'police chase'

Officers witnessed a motorcyclist take off at high speed from a local 'car meet'. The vehicle reportedly failed to stop and was chased along the road before the rider lost control.

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New plans to demolish Glasgow Sauchiehall Street M&S and build student flats

Initial plans were rejected by the council's planning committee in November, but the developers have returned with a revised proposal.

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Glasgow Willy Wonka event mocked in Saturday Night Live sketch with Sydney Sweeney

The 'Willy Wonka Experience' quickly went viral after pictures of the event showed "little more than an abandoned, empty warehouse" and the jokes have even made it onto Saturday Night Live.

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CCTV images released after Glasgow serious assault on city centre street

The CCTV image appeal for the two men has been launched by Police Scotland following an attack which took place at around 1.50am on Sunday, February 11, on Byres Road.

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Soup sprayed over Glasgow George Square statues by This is Rigged protesters

The vandals targeted the Queen Victoria and Prince Albert figures in the city centre at around 10.30am holding four fire extinguishers full of soup which they proceeded to empty all over the statues

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The Unknown at Glasgow Willy Wonka saga revealed as teen actor who calls experience 'life-changing'

Felicia Dawkins, 16, played the part of a villain called The Unknown in the shambolic Glasgow show which has made headlines around the world. Here's why she's 'really happy' she was involved.

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Three Glasgow killers jailed for total of over 50 years for brutal murder of grandad

Maria Gardiner, 47, Michael Anderson, 40, and James Houston, 35, killed Brian Maley after walking the miles from Glasgow's Govan to the victim's home in the city's Springburn.

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Man charged after Greenock 'disturbance' as emergency services shut down street

Officers from Police Scotland have confirmed a 44-year-old man has now been arrested and charged in connection with the incident on Sunday morning.

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Glasgow man left with serious injuries after attack in city centre

The 31-year-old man was rushed to hospital following the serious assault in Glasgow city centre in the early hours of this morning.