Central FM News
New centre in Larbert to support victims of sexual crime
It’s hoped a new centre in Larbert will help support adults and children who have experienced rape or sexual assault.
Driver who took selfie after crash jailed
A 21-year-old man from Bonnybridge has been sentenced to two years in prison, after causing a crash which left a woman seriously injured.
Delight as local school ranked among top institutions in Scotland
Dunblane High has been named as one of Scotland’s top performing secondary schools.
Falkirk East MSP asks Scotrail to reconsider Polmont services cuts
A local MSP has reiterated his calls for ScotRail to restore a direct rail service between Stirling and Polmont.
Active travel improvements underway in Braehead and Broomridge
Efforts to make it easier for people to walk and cycle in Braehead and Broomridge are well underway.
Frustration as PEAK pools to remain closed until early summer
There’s been a delay to the scheduled re-opening of the main swimming pool at the PEAK in Stirling.
Samaritans launch campaign to encourage men to seek mental health help
More than a third of men in the Forth Valley still try to sort their problems out themselves – despite struggling to cope with mental health issues.
Bill to protect cross-border healthcare
It’s hoped new legislation will ensure Scottish residents can still access cross-border healthcare, in the event of a no deal Brexit.
Rail staff member assaulted by passenger who left train in Falkirk
British Transport Police are appealing for information, after a member of rail staff was punched in the stomach by a passenger.
Stirling university lecturer to launch coal mine trail app
An academic from the University of Stirling is launching a smartphone app which shares the secrets of Scotland’s coal mining heritage.
Clackmannanshire tenant jailed for 12 years for attempted fraud
A man who tried to extort nearly £100,000 from his landlord and deliberately set fire to the house he had been renting in Clackmannanshire has been jailed for 12 years.
Men charged after “significant” drugs find in Stirling
Two men are due in court after cocaine worth more than £250,000 was seized in Stirling.