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News LinkPublished on Saturday 3 September 2011 Poor economic conditions have seen almost 1000 people apply for jobs in the new Carluke Tesco store, which is set to open in mid-September. A total of 200 positions will be created when the store, on the site of the former Loch Park Stadium, opens its doors. However, more than 950 applications were submitted to the supermarket giant before all the positions were filled.
News LinkNovember 1911 A labourer was fined 20s or 10 days’ imprisonment at Lanark Police Court, for committing a breach of the peace and maliciously breaking a pane of glass in a shop door in the Wellgate the previous day. Carlukes Archibald Cochrane sustained bruising to his back and internal injuries after being hit by a fall from the roof of the Stravenhouse Colliery in Law. Cochrane, of Kirkton Street, had been knocked violently to the pavement. Alexander Kirkhope of Braidwood received a medical appointment at Penrith, England. He held a degree of MB Ch B at Glasgow University. The fire brigade attended a blaze at Drumclog House in Forth after the bedclothes had unaccountably become ignited. Considerable damage, valued at £65, was done to the house. Ladies warm winter underwear was advertised as being available to buy from Brownlees Drapery Warehouse in Carluke. Lanark Celtic were top of football South Lanark Juvenile League
News LinkThis year’s Lanimer Lord Cornet is Stuart Wilson. His father Alexander (Sandy) Wilson was Lord Cornet in 1969; his grandfather Carse Wilson was Cornet in 1926; and his great-grandfather Andrew Wilson was Lord Cornet twice, in 1893 and then again in 1903. And his mum, Ena Wilson, sashed the Cornet in 1994. See Jan 28th week Carluke and Lanark Gazette.
News LinkPublished on Saturday 14 January 2012 08:00 It’s been a busy festive period for the members of Shine Youth Theatre – and it’s only going to get busier this month. Members entertained crowds in Glasgow’s Princes Square at a special Christmas carol service as well as various other events in and around Carluke. However, there is more to come from Shine as – at the end of this month – it begins a five day stint at the Motherwell Civic Concert Hall with its version of Peter Pan - The Musical. Work on The Lighthouse, which is based at Castlehill Industrial Estate in Carluke, is set to be completed by the spring meaning Shine will now have a place to call home and other local groups will also have a new facility. For more on this story pick up a copy of the Carluke and Lanark Gazette, which is in the shops now.
News LinkUK: Investigation into botched NHS surgery will focus on three deaths
News LinkUK: Carluke Rovers hope on Saturday to finally tackle Lesmahagow in a Central League Second Division clash at the John Cumming Stadium.
News LinkCA: McLagan is not buried there. He is at Etaples Military Cemetery in France. The medal was sent to his mother after his death on Nov. 4, 1917. She had it placed on the family tombstone where she is also buried, in the old Carluke cemetery now part of Ancaster
News LinkCA: Carluke is a speck at the very edge of the new Hamilton, due south of Ancaster. At one time they used the term Scotch Block to describe the land between Carluke Road and Butter Road.
News LinkUK: Carluke play area The Bubbles Factory wins top award. Nineteen jobs have since been created at the Carluke town centre business.
News LinkUK: WISHAW camera club Alba Photographic Society certainly know how to watch the birdie, as these pictures from their latest competition prove. Hunter Kennedy from Carluke Camera Club was invited to do the judging and cast his eye over 40 submissions.
News LinkNZ: If there's a welcoming feel to the old Rai Valley Cottage, near Carluke, on the highway between Blenheim and Nelson, it's probably because it has an amazing history.
News LinkUK: Armed robbery at Douglas Co-op
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News LinkUK: Rory Pringle set to fight Ford aces The Carluke youngster has added Barry Sime to his management team and will take his race licence in the next few weeks.