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Mother’s Aquatec anger

Mother’s Aquatec anger | NLC | Scoop.it
A mother has hit out at the ‘disgusting’ swimming facilities she and her two-year-old daughter encountered at the Aquatec in Motherwell.
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North Lanarkshire Council told to 'pay up on equal pay' by union bosses fighting for money they say is owed to thousands of workers

North Lanarkshire Council told to 'pay up on equal pay' by union bosses fighting for money they say is owed to thousands of workers | NLC | Scoop.it
Thousands of council workers could be owed money in the North Lanarkshire battle for equal pay – which is rolling on despite major concessions being made by the authority at an employment tribunal.
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Salmond: Opposition parties use immigration as weapon

ALEX Salmond has accused his opponents of stoking up fears about immigration to attack the case for Scottish independence.
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Council under fire for 'dragging out' equal pay dispute | Herald Scotland

Council under fire for 'dragging out' equal pay dispute | Herald Scotland | NLC | Scoop.it
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We want your views

We want your views | NLC | Scoop.it
The Motherwell Times and Bellshill Speaker are is committed to ensuring our readers get the best possible products, both in print and online.
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Bishop Joseph Toal questions North Lanarkshire Council's “commitment to provide Catholic schooling”

Bishop Joseph Toal questions North Lanarkshire Council's “commitment to provide Catholic schooling” | NLC | Scoop.it
Newly-appointed Bishop of Motherwell raised concerns about the local authority’s proposals to merge Our Lady’s and Taylor High.
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New bishop expresses 'significant concern' over council's commitment to ... - Herald Scotland

New bishop expresses 'significant concern' over council's commitment to ... - Herald Scotland | NLC | Scoop.it
Herald Scotland New bishop expresses 'significant concern' over council's commitment to ...
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Church concern over school changes

Church concern over school changes | NLC | Scoop.it
The Catholic Church expresses "significant concerns" about North Lanarkshire Council's commitment to provide Catholic schooling.
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Come and see our showpiece campus - Scottish Daily Record

Come and see our showpiece campus - Scottish Daily Record | NLC | Scoop.it
Scottish Daily Record Come and see our showpiece campus Scottish Daily Record The invitation to view the £44million St Ambrose joint campus and community facility has been extended by North Lanarkshire learning and leisure convener Jim Logue and...
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THe Priest at the meeting actually stood up and said he was ending his support of the Labour party over this. SNP cllr's jaw dropped. He thought that sort of thing was over. Personally I dont see what religion has to do with this. No child ( not even the proddy ones, as was stated at the meeting) should be educated here.

 

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Row over Cumbernauld’s nuclear convoy continues at North Lanarkshire Council

Row over Cumbernauld’s nuclear convoy continues at North Lanarkshire Council | NLC | Scoop.it
A new row over a secret nuclear weapons convoy which has travelled through Cumbernauld several times a year has taken a new twist at North Lanarkshire Council.
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Cosla failing to follow guideline

Cosla failing to follow guideline | NLC | Scoop.it
THE Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (Cosla) is failing to enforce its own constitutional recommendation that the delegates sent by each member council should reflect the party balance on that council (
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North Lanarkshire 'may quit Cosla'

North Lanarkshire 'may quit Cosla' | NLC | Scoop.it
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Viewpark anger at tree clearance work

Viewpark anger at tree clearance work | NLC | Scoop.it
Hundreds of angry people have signed a petition against what they claim is the destruction of the historic Viewpark Glen/Douglas Support Estate.
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Union demand settlements in equal pay row

Union demand settlements in equal pay row | NLC | Scoop.it
North Lanarkshire Council issue a strongly-worded rebuttal to their critics
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North Lanarkshire Council workers threaten Games demos over low pay

North Lanarkshire Council workers threaten Games demos over low pay | NLC | Scoop.it
Workers in a long-running pay dispute are threatening to embarrass council chiefs by demonstrating during Commonwealth Games events.
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Anger as locals told of 'lock down' during Games event

ANGER has greeted an announcement that several towns and villages will be on
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Hundreds of teachers attacked in South Lanarkshire and North Lanarkshire

Hundreds of teachers attacked in South Lanarkshire and North Lanarkshire | NLC | Scoop.it
The figures, published by union Unison, are particularly worrying following the fatal stabbing of teacher Ann Maguire (61) in Leeds last month.
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Workers at odds with council on zero hours

Workers at odds with council on zero hours | NLC | Scoop.it
Lifeguards and leisure attendants have appealed to North Lanarkshire Council to scrap their zero hours contracts and give them a ‘living wage’.
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Parents Fight School Merger At Ravenscraig

Parents Fight School Merger At Ravenscraig | NLC | Scoop.it
Parents in North Lanarkshire are campaigning against proposals to merge three schools into a new site in Ravenscraig.
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Protestors take fight to the council

Protestors take fight to the council | NLC | Scoop.it
Dozens of people protested outside Motherwell Civic Centre against plans to merge Our Lady’s and Taylor Highs.
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Who controls social media?

Who controls social media? | NLC | Scoop.it
Should councils be more aware of the risks associated with using social media?
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Labour controled council, they are learning the cost of not being able to controle social media

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Bishop backs ‘interference’

Bishop backs ‘interference’ | NLC | Scoop.it
North Lanarkshire Council’s convener of Learning and Leisure Services Jim Logue came under further attack this week.
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Labour heavyweights attack
local councillors over school

Labour heavyweights attack<br/>local councillors over school | NLC | Scoop.it
A civil war has broken out in the Labour Party over the proposed amalgamation of Our Lady’s High and Taylor High.
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Dissension in the ranks, whod 've thunk it?

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Nuclear safety fears for Cumbernauld and Kilsyth

Nuclear safety fears for Cumbernauld and Kilsyth | NLC | Scoop.it
An armed convoy carrying deadly nuclear warheads has been travelling through Cumbernauld via the M80, in a move that has sparked a bitter protest at North Lanarkshire Council which is supposed to be a nuclear-free authority.
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Site was ‘gift’ for village

Site was ‘gift’ for village | NLC | Scoop.it
Central Scotland list MSP Richard Lyle is angry North Lanarkshire Council could be set to profit from a gift to the people of New Stevenston.
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