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Spooky activities to enjoy in Lanarkshire this Halloween

Spooky activities to enjoy in Lanarkshire this Halloween

Halloween is fast approaching and ahead of the spookiest day of the year, we’ve created a guide to the scariest places and the most chilling events guaranteed to scare your socks off. But be warned – don’t go alone!
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Free app to help walkers explore the Clyde Walkway

Free app to help walkers explore the Clyde Walkway

A free app, detailing the 65 km stretch of the Clyde Walkway between the vibrant city of Glasgow and Falls of Clyde, New Lanark, has been launched, allowing walkers and cyclists to explore one of Scotland’s greatest and most popular trails.
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Last chance to see your favourite BIG Stampede animals

Last chance to see your favourite BIG Stampede animals

We’re sad to be waving goodbye to the BIG Stampede, but before they march off to their new homes, you’ll have one last chance to see your favourite safari animals.
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Best autumn walks in Lanarkshire

Best autumn walks in Lanarkshire

Whether you’re on the hunt for conkers, searching for breath-taking scenery or simply looking to stretch your legs, Lanarkshire has walking routes for all occasions and abilities.
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Kid-free days out in Lanarkshire

Kid-free days out in Lanarkshire

If you are looking for a relaxing day out, which doesn’t involve hordes of excited children, Lanarkshire has plenty of hideaways to help you escape.
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Historic Lanarkshire Building gets a new lease of life

Historic Lanarkshire Building gets a new lease of life

New Visitor Attraction Comes to Lanarkshire One of North Lanarkshire's best-known historic buildings has been given a new lease of life following an extensive renovation and modernisation development. The 200-year-old former chapel and theatre on the Colzium Estate in Kilsyth has benefited...
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Best family days out in Lanarkshire for the summer holidays

Best family days out in Lanarkshire for the summer holidays

Our guide to the best family days out in Lanarkshire will help you make the most of the summer break.
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Top 10 must see animals at The BIG Stampede

Top 10 must see animals at The BIG Stampede

This summer, Lanarkshire will be overrun by a herd of safari animals as The BIG Stampede charges into Hamilton. To help you make the most of the exhibition, we’ve picked out the top ten must-see animals settling into Lanarkshire this summer.
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The top five dog-friendly walking routes in Lanarkshire

The top five dog-friendly walking routes in Lanarkshire

We’ve picked out some of the area’s top dog-friendly walking routes, guaranteed to get those tails wagging.
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Seven ways to spring off the couch in Lanarkshire

Seven ways to spring off the couch in Lanarkshire

It’s time to wave goodbye to the long wintery nights, as spring has finally sprung. Just a short drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh, Lanarkshire is the perfect spot to get out and smell the daffodils!
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New Lanark World Heritage Site continues winning streak

New Lanark World Heritage Site continues winning streak

New Lanark World Heritage site has been recognised at the 2017 Lanarkshire Business Excellence Awards for its role in growing and supporting Lanarkshire’s tourism sector.
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Cumbernauld to host international book festival

Cumbernauld to host international book festival

Scotland’s biggest book festival is coming to Lanarkshire.
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