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town (1991 pop. 50,831), North Lanarkshire, S central Scotland. In Coatbridge a variety of iron and steel products are manufactured.
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a city in Great Britain, in Scotland. Population, 53,000 (1970). The city is one of the centers of ferrous metallurgy in the conurbation of Clydeside.

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We've been fighting against the incinerator in Coatbridge for many years; I hope that comes to an end before I leave the parliament and I'd like to see a positive conclusion to that for the community.
After signing a deal with Netflix in 2017, which netted him PS25million, the Millars set up a charitable foundation to redevelop the Townhead area of Coatbridge, where he grew up.
The main room will host the Dijon 5 along with 12 other acts, including Coatbridge band Feet of Clay.
A spokesperson from Police Scotland said: "At around 3.55pm on Sunday, the body of a 35-year-old woman was found within a property on Greenside Street, Coatbridge.
McAuley, of Devenagh Way, Ballymena, Co Antrim, also admitted to indecently assaulting another young Coatbridge girl, then aged nine.
Following a two-day search of a grave plot at Old Monkland cemetery in Coatbridge, chief inspector Kenny McLeod from Strathclyde Police said: "I can confirm that Moira's remains have not been found.
SEARCH A police man at Old Monkland Cemetery in Coatbridge, Scotland, where police are searching for the remains of Moira Anderson
Joseph McCann, also of Coatbridge, also admitted racially abusing the officer.
I suppose there will soon be an Upper Coatbridge and a Lower Coatbridge, and the new posh residents will still claim to live outside Bearsden - albeit by 22 miles.
?ALEXANDER STREET, COATBRIDGE. Scottish Power's low-impact works 50m east of Dunbeth Road will last for the majority of this month.
Alliance Healthcare are shutting their base in Livingston and moving operations to the Boots distribution centre in Coatbridge.