East Kilbride


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East Kilbride

(kĭlbrīd`), town (1991 pop. 70,454), South Lanarkshire, S central Scotland. Established in 1946 under the New Towns Act to absorb the growing population of GlasgowGlasgow
, city (1991 pop. 688,500) and council area, S central Scotland, on the river Clyde. Glasgow is Scotland's leading seaport and largest city and is the center of the great Clydeside industrial belt.
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, East Kilbride has engineering works and manufactures automobile and aircraft engines, textiles, and electronic equipment. A center for engineering research was established there. The town also bottles milk.

East Kilbride

a town in W Scotland, in South Lanarkshire near Glasgow: designated a new town in 1947. Pop.: 73 796 (2001)
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The victim, who has not been named, is under police guard at Hairmyres Hospital in East Kilbride, where his condition was described as stable.
85, Carron Place, Kelvin Industrial Estate, East Kilbride G75 0YL
FULL SCHEDULE Saturday, April 27 - Nottingham Caesars (away) Saturday, May 4 - East Kilbride Pirate (home) Sunday, May 12 - Yorkshire Rams (away) Sunday, May 25 - Tamworth Phoenix (home) Saturday, June 8 - Lancashire Wolverines (away) Sunday, June 16 - Birmingham Bulls (away) Sunday, June 30 - Birmingham Bulls (home) Sunday, July 28 - Sheffield Predators (home) Sunday, August 4 - Doncaster Mustangs (home) Saturday, August 10 - West Coast Trojans (away) | All home games are free admission and kick off at 2.
A message posted on the school's website said: "Everyone at Duncanrig is shocked and saddened to hear of the death of a young man in East Kilbride last night.
The Senators fell behind when East Kilbride capped off a long drive and ran the ball in from close range to take the visitors to 6-0.
A further 10 jobs are expected to be created across the Newcastle and East Kilbride factories by the end of the year, according to managing director Ron Jackman Snr.
East Kilbride boss Billy Ogilvie said: "The final score didn't reflect the match.
The press is equipped with coating units both before and after printing and perfecting that will allow Chesapeake East Kilbride to provide customers with a range of finishes and effects inside as well as outside the box.
Dickson denies murdering Kenny, both from East Kilbride, on March 27.
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