Apr 042013
 

Stirling Council has approved plans to improve access to and the quality of the area’s internet connections.

The council’s finance and economy committee backed moves to enhance local access to fibre-optic broadband.

Read it on the BBC News website.

Let’s just hope this only the start and it gets rolled out to all the towns and villages in the Stirling Council area.

Mar 222013
 

Balfron High School bus (service 10)

Accidents were reported around the country and a school bus came off the road between Killearn and Balfron in Stirlingshire but nobody was injured in the incident.

The Met Office has put out a renewed warning of snow for eastern and south west Scotland which lasts until Saturday.

Read it on the BBC News website.

Sep 072012
 

A 69-year-old man who died following a crash on the A81 in Stirlingshire has been named by police.

Andrew Morrison, from Erskine, died in hospital after the one-vehicle accident on the A81 between Ballat crossroads and Blane Smithy roundabout near Killearn about 08:10 on Wednesday.

Read it on the BBC News website.

Sep 062012
 

A man has died in hospital following a collision on the A81 near Killearn in Stirlingshire.

The 69-year-old man was driving the only vehicle involved in the accident on the A81 between Ballat Crossroads and the Blane Smithy Roundabout just after 08:00.

Read it on the BBC news website.

Feb 242011
 

One of the largest independent family companies in the UK spirits industry has announced a 41% increase in profits.

Broxburn-based Ian Macleod Distillers said profits after tax for the year to September 2010 reached £3.1m.

Read the full news article on BBC News website: www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-business-12571415.