Cumbernauld


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Cumbernauld,

town (1991 pop. 47,517), near Glasgow, North Lanarkshire, SW Scotland. Cumbernauld, the 15th of Britain's new townsnew towns,
planned urban communities in Great Britain, developed by long-term loans from the central government and first authorized by the New Towns Act of 1946. The chief purpose of the act was to reduce congestion in the great cities (or at least prevent its increase) through
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, was designated in 1955 to alleviate Glasgow's growth problems. Cumbernauld's industries include food processing and the manufacture of adding machines and adhesive products. It was the first new town in which automobile traffic was adequately anticipated and provided for. Wherever possible, vehicular roads were completely separated from pedestrian ways.
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The striker, who only arrived from Cumbernauld United in the summer, now returns to Guy's Meadow.
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The production hall at AG Barr's Irn Bru factory in Cumbernauld
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Morgan Stanley Dean Witter & Co is to create a new financial services operation centre in Cumbernauld, Lanarkshire, to provide customer service and related support for new financial products in Europe.
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