Tag: STV news

Best places to live in Scotland revealed in new guide

A new guide has named 12 locations in Scotland in its list of the best places to live in Britain.

Killearn was named in The Sunday Times Best Place to Live list.

Read it on the stv news website.

New crime prevention scheme to be rolled out across Scotland

A crime prevention scheme in which property is invisibly marked by householders is being rolled out across Scotland.

Around 4500 homes will be given a security pack containing the special liquid.

Read it on the STV website.

Son pays tribute to father who died in cycling accident

The son of a cyclist who died during an endurance race in Perthshire said his father had never been involved in a crash before.

John Yates, of Lampson Road, Killearn, Stirlingshire, died after falling from his bike while trying to ride 100 miles in eight hours with the Glasgow Nightingale cycling club.

Read it on the stv news website.

Experienced cyclist dies after accident during biking event in Perthshire

A cyclist has died after sustaining head injuries while taking part in a biking event in Perthshire.

John Yates, of Lampson Road, Killearn, in Stirlingshire, fell from his bike at around 11.50am on Sunday.

Read it on the stv news website.


Schools close across west and central Scotland

Schools across central and western Scotland are closed on Tuesday and commuters on the road and rails have suffered disruption and delays as winter weather continues to bite.

Schools in Argyll and Bute, Clackmannanshire, Dumfries and Galloway, East Dunbartonshire, Falkirk, Glasgow, North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, Stirling and West Dunbartonshire have been closed due to snow and ice.

Read the full news article on STV news website: http://news.stv.tv/scotland/west-central/212968-schools-close-across-the-west-of-scotland/