Clackmannanshire


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Clackmannanshire

(klækˈmænənˌʃɪə; -ʃə)
n
(Placename) a council area and historical county of central Scotland; became part of the Central region in 1975 but reinstated as an independent unitary authority in 1996; mainly agricultural. Administrative centre: Alloa. Pop: 47 680 (2003 est). Area: 142 sq km (55 sq miles)
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Walter died after a burning kettle set fire to his pyjamas in the unit in Tullibody, Clackmannanshire, in June last year.
Contract Awards: Clackmannanshire Council invite tenders for Provision of a Demand Responsive Transport (DRT) Service in the Muckhart area from taxi/private hire car or bus operators who are in possession of, or who have applied for, a Public Service Vehicle Operator s Licence (which may be a Special Restricted PSV Operator s Licence).
David Cameron, new leader of the Conservative Party, the Government's opposition, is meeting with Davies, at the House of Commons, to clarify the differences between the 'Artificial Synthesis' approach to Synthetic Phonics, as used in Clackmannanshire, Scotland, and the 'Natural Synthesis' approach of THRASS.
Environmentally friendly: Clackmannanshire Council is committed to reducing the impact on our environment associated with vehicle operations across the Council area.
Clackmannanshire area commander Supt Tom Barker said: "An investigation is underway in respect of the circumstances surrounding this incident, however, my main concern at the present time is public safety.
He took ill after opening the Clackmannanshire Bridge on the Forth last Wednesday and could not attend the Scotland-Argentina match at Hampden.
Since the smoking ban came into force in March 2006, Clackmannanshire have issued four fixed-penalty notices to people smoking in forbidden areas.
Vulnerable Walter Brown, 73, died in a fire in his flat in a sheltered housing unit in Tullibody, Clackmannanshire.
More than Au20 million is being invested in Clackmannanshire s council housing in the coming financial year, like buying houses on the open market to help cut housing waiting lists.
The scope of works for this contract includes the upgrading of the electrical rewire, also central heating, kitchen and bathroom replacements for approximately 80Nr newly purchased properties throughout Clackmannanshire.
The creature was found by a man who saw it in the water near his home in Alloa, Clackmannanshire.
Scottish Secretary Mr Donald Dewar had been in Alloa, Clackmannanshire, to meet a local Labour Party candidate when details of the jobs cuts became known.