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Have some five star fun in Lanarkshire
Have some five star fun in Lanarkshire
From an 18th century stately home, to a go karting track and a 1950s working farm; Lanarkshires range of VisitScotland accredited attractions guarantee some five star fun!
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East Kilbride Arts Centre unveils spring programme
East Kilbride Arts Centre unveils spring programme
The local Arts Centre has unveiled its exciting new programme which runs from January to–April and will see Scottish former pop idol star Michelle McManus and former Heart radio presenter Cat Harvey take to the stage.
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Heart throb Mark Wright returns to Lanarkshire
Heart throb Mark Wright returns to Lanarkshire
Hamilton Park Racecourse has announced that TOWIE heartthrob Mark Wright is returning to headline their show-stopping Ladies’ Night event, which last year attracted 10,000 racegoers in 2015.
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Uncover hidden stories with the CAVLP
Uncover hidden stories with the CAVLP
Clyde and Avon Valley Landscape Partnership (CAVLP) are launching an ambitious new archaeological project to uncover hidden stories in Lanarkshire - starting with Hoolet Row - and are looking volunteers.
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Jingle all the way to Lanarkshire this winter
Jingle all the way to Lanarkshire this winter
Jingle all the way to Lanarkshire this winter, from Christmas markets, pantos and a trip to Santa’s grotto - there is something for everyone this festive season.
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There has been significant increase in accommodation in Lanarkshire
There has been significant increase in accommodation in Lanarkshire
New findings show that there has been a significant increase in accommodation provision for visitors to Lanarkshire, with the number of beds available now nearly 8,000.
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Capture the history of Lanarkshire
Capture the history of Lanarkshire
Free archaeology training at Baron Haugh's Nature Reserve, Motherwell.
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Race down to Scotkart Cambuslang for some family fun this autumn
Race down to Scotkart Cambuslang for some family fun this autumn
What's on at Scotkart and Combat City this Autumn
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The eagle has landed
Lanarkshire has a new resident, a 21 year Golden Eagle named Brunhilde
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Car free tourism in Lanarkshire
Car free tourism in Lanarkshire
Visiting some of Lanarkshire’s top visitor attractions without the need of a car to get around is easy thanks to a network of rail links.
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Grab your outdoor gear for a walking weekend extravaganza
Grab your outdoor gear for a walking weekend extravaganza
Ramblers Scotland is marking its 50th anniversary by encouraging everyone across the country to join in the celebrations by getting out into the great outdoors to enjoy Scotland’s natural beauty.
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Carbage mania drives into Lanarkshire
Carbage mania drives into Lanarkshire
The Carbage Run is coming to Lanarkshire on Thursday 9 July where car enthusiasts from all over Europe will make a stop at M&Ds Theme Park as part of an annual car race, much like the Gumball Rally.
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