Kirkintilloch

Kirkintilloch (/ˌkɜrkɨnˈtɪləx/; Scottish Gaelic: Cathair Cheann Tulaich or Cair Ceann Tulaich) is a town and former burgh in East Dunbartonshire, Scotland. It lies on the Forth and Clyde Canal, about eight miles northeast of central Glasgow. The town is the administrative centre of the East Dunbartonshire council area, and its population in 2009 was estimated at 19,700.

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Seagull Trust - Kirkintilloch
... Having successfully established cruising at Ratho, the trustees looked to Kirkintilloch as the location for a second branch ... Kirkintilloch sits on the Forth and Clyde Canal, and has a very rich association with the canal since its inception ... The second boat to arrive at Kirkintilloch was the Marjorie Seagull in 2001 ...
Stewart Mac Donald - Political Life
... He became a member of Kirkintilloch Community Council in 2003 and stood as Labour's candidate for the Chapelton Ward of East Dunbartonshire Council in 2003 where he was defeated by ... MacDonald gave a speech on behalf of Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East Constituency Labour Party to the Scottish Labour Party Conference on ... He is currently vice-chair of the Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East Constituency Labour Party and is a member of the GMB Trade Union ...
List Of Places In East Dunbartonshire - K
... Kilmardinny House Kilmardinny Kirkintilloch, Kirkintilloch Golf Club, Kirkintilloch railway station ...
Lenzie Railway Station - History
... The station was opened as Kirkintilloch Junction on 5 July 1848 by the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway, being renamed three times by the North British Railway, to Campsie Junction in December 1849 ... of junctions which allowed eastbound trains to travel to Kirkintilloch via the Campsie Branch of the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway, and to Garnqueen South ...