Clackmannanshire


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Clackmannanshire

(klăkmăn`ənshər, –shĭr'), council area (1993 est. pop. 48,660), 60 sq mi (157 sq km), and former county, central Scotland. Under the Local Government Act of 1973, the county of Clackmannanshire (or Clackmannan) became (1975) part of the Central region. In the local government reorganization of 1996, the Central region was dissolved and the council area of Clackmannanshire was created.

Clackmannanshire

a council area and historical county of central Scotland; became part of the Central region in 1975 but reinstated as an independent unitary authority in 1996; mainly agricultural. Administrative centre: Alloa. Pop.: 47 680 (2003 est.). Area: 142 sq. km (55 sq. miles)
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For more information on the memorial walk go to the Clackmannanshire Hillwalking Club Facebook page and to donate to the cause visit mydonate.
In 1996 he was elected to Clackmannanshire Council, becoming SNP group leader in 1997.
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The method is now taught in all 19 of Clackmannanshire Council's primary schools.
Supt Tom Barker, police area commander for Clackmannanshire, said: "Anyone who makes unauthorised alterations to the roadway commits an offence and police inquiries into this incident are actively under way.
Labour group leader Dave Clark pointed to council savings of PS63m which had come out of the Clackmannanshire economy over the last five years - and savings over the next three years which would amount to PS30m.
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The plants were found in the derelict Alva Glen Hotel, Clackmannanshire.
Stuart Watt, 23, overtook a line of traffic on the A907 near Alloa, Clackmannanshire, when Richard Ziegler was coming the other way.
Researchers recorded the progress of pupils in Clackmannanshire in Scotland with those at schools in the north of England.
Scottish Secretary Mr Donald Dewar had been in Alloa, Clackmannanshire, to meet a local Labour Party candidate when details of the jobs cuts became known.
Clackmannanshire Council chief executive Elaine McPherson is to take early retirement in May.