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Friends of Cambuslang Park reveal 2017 activities

Friends of Cambuslang Park reveal 2017 activities

Local Lanarkshire community group, Friends of Cambuslang Park have unveiled their calendar of events for 2017.
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Feel the love in Lanarkshire

Feel the love in Lanarkshire

Located in the picturesque Scottish countryside, just an hour’s drive from most major cities, Lanarkshire provides an idyllic setting for a romantic weekend away.
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Excitement builds for Brick City at New Lanark!

Excitement builds for Brick City at New Lanark!

Everything is awesome - The world famous LEGO Brick City exhibition is returning to Lanarkshire for a second-time.
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New sculpture at Strathclyde Country Park celebrates childhood fun

New sculpture at Strathclyde Country Park celebrates childhood fun

A new wooden sculpture celebrating the fun of childhood is now on display at Strathclyde Country Park. The figure, which shows a girl doing a handstand is intended to capture the feeling of being young and carefree. It was created by chainsaw...
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Biggar restaurant owner recognised at Scottish tourism awards

Biggar restaurant owner recognised at Scottish tourism awards

The owner of one of Lanarkshire’s most popular Indian restaurants has been named as this year’s ‘Tourism and Hospitality Hero’ at the Scottish Thistle Awards’ regional ceremony.
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Avoid the winter weather in Lanarkshire

Avoid the winter weather in Lanarkshire

To get the most out of your Christmas trip to Lanarkshire, we have selected some of the area’s top attractions which don’t require you to brace the cold winter weather.
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Put Lanarkshire on your Christmas list this winter

Put Lanarkshire on your Christmas list this winter

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas and we’re helping visitors of all ages to get into the festive spirit. From a Christmas carnival, to movie screenings of festive classics and craft making workshops, this calendar of events is sure to...
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Book Week Scotland

Book Week Scotland

Lanarkshire’s libraries are preparing to get fully booked up as Scotland’s largest book festival approaches. The week-long event, which commences on Monday 21 November 2016, will see a number of well-known authors descend on Lanarkshire to talk about all things literary. John...
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S Club to light up Hamilton this Christmas

S Club to light up Hamilton this Christmas

Members of chart-topping British pop band, S Club are set to mark the official start to the festive season in Hamilton as they help to switch on this year’s Christmas lights.
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VisitLanarkshire joins The Big Stampede

VisitLanarkshire joins The Big Stampede

We are leading the charge to raise funds for Glasgow Children’s Hospitality Charity by supporting The Big Stampede.
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The Time Capsule makes a splash with VisitScotland

The Time Capsule makes a splash with VisitScotland

Lanarkshire’s premier leisure facility, the Time Capsule has made a splash with VisitScotland officials as it has been awarded four-star visitor attraction status.
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Nominate your favourite Lanarkshire tourism business

Nominate your favourite Lanarkshire tourism business

VisitLanarkshire is sponsoring The John Brinkins Award for Excellence in Tourism Award at the Lanarkshire Business Excellence Awards 2017.
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