Braehead Community Council are celebrating after receiving just under a quarter of a million pounds in lottery funding.
Around 8000 Forth Valley residents are to benefit from cleaner and fresher drinking water, thanks to improvements to water mains.
Today marks 12 months until all Scottish shops must stop displaying tobacco products.
It's claimed Parkinson's sufferers are being subjected to 'scandalous' standards of care when in hospital.
Police have issued a fresh drugs warning after a 21-year-old man was left in intensive care after taking ecstasy.