Strathclyde Region


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Strathclyde Region

(ˌstræθˈklaɪd)
n
(Placename) a former local government region in W Scotland: formed in 1975 from Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Lanarkshire, Buteshire, Dunbartonshire, and parts of Argyllshire, Ayrshire, and Stirlingshire; replaced in 1996 by the council areas of Glasgow, Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire, Inverclyde, North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, Argyll and Bute, East Dunbartonshire, West Dunbartonshire, North Ayrshire, South Ayrshire, and East Ayrshire
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Ex-Scottish Secretary Helen Liddell, MP Tom Clarke and former Strathclyde Region chief executive Charles Gray attended at St Augustine's Church in Coatbridge, before Fran was buried in Monklands Cemetery.
He said: "I am sure Donald would have been proud that this train will carry his name through his home city of Glasgow, and throughout Strathclyde region."
TOTE Bookmakers has increased its high- street estate to 370 shops with the acquisition of 14 outlets in the Strathclyde region.
"A distant relative of Amy, who is now living in the Strathclyde region of Scotland, has made contact with West Midlands Police and has indicated he will attend her funeral," said the spokesman.
Having worked in Scottish schools - as a teacher, headteacher, and recently as a chief advisor in Strathclyde Region - I was convinced that many schools were striving to create just such an ethos.
It was compiled between 1512 and 1526, chiefly by Sir James MacGregor, the dean of Lismore (now in Argyll and Bute district, Strathclyde region), and his brother Duncan.
They would also be able to tap in to the experience of start-up business advisors from Strathclyde Region and the Scottish Development Agency.
Councillors slammed Strathclyde Region for their"suck it and see" attitude to road safety.
The firm had been set up with pounds 180,000 backing from the Scottish Office, Strathclyde Region and Renfrew District Council.
More than 5,000 cases were reported in the Strathclyde region alone last year - an increase of three per cent on the previous year.
"Paisley already has several such junctions, including one under construction by Strathclyde Region at Gauze Street,"he said.
Wishaw would have to wait for town centre road improvements as Strathclyde Region said the earliest the PS2.4 million improvement scheme would start would be 1993.

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