A man who murdered his sister at her home in Fife last year has been convicted. At the High Court in Glasgow on Friday 2nd June, 52-year-old Charles Gordon was found guilty of killing Elizabeth Bowe within an address in Bobby Jones Place, St Andrews on Saturday 17th September 2016. Officers attended at the property […]
Former US president Barack Obama has visited St Andrews on his visit to Scotland on 26 May 2017. He arrived in Edinburgh by private jet ahead of a charity event organised by Sir Tom Hunter. Obama headed to the Old Course for a round of golf and the weather could not have been better for his […]
Police in Fife have confirmed the identity of the man who tragically died following a road traffic collision on the A914 on Sunday 7th May. He was Stuart Bousie, 46 from St Andrews. Stuart died when his scooter which was travelling North on the A914 left the road. He was sadly pronounced dead at the […]
A man has been arrested and charged for the alleged theft of a number of Aquarium passes in St Andrews on Tuesday 4th April. Police in Fife said the 23-year-old was to be reported to the Procurator Fiscal.
A National Crime Agency investigation is underway following the seizure of around five kilos of high-purity cocaine, found on a trailer carrying metal that had come into Scotland on a Fife-bound ferry from Belgium. The drugs were detained by Border Force officers in late March, but details can only now be released. They were in […]
Police in Fife are appealing for witnesses following the theft of a hand carved wooden statue of a puffin from public ground in James Street, Cellardyke. The incident happened between 6pm on Sunday 16th April and 8am on Monday 17th April. Community Sergeant Neil Johnston from St Andrew’s Police Station said: “This is an attractive […]
Police in Fife are advising all businesses to be extra vigilant and to watch out for bogus Bank of England £50 notes. This is following two incidents of counterfeit notes being passed to retail outlets in St Andrews and Cupar on Thursday, 6th April. The first incident occurred at Tesco in Market Street, St Andrews […]
Travelodge has announced plans to build hotels in St Andrews, Stirling, Inverness, Montrose and Pitlochry. The group expects to open 15 new hotels across the UK in 2017, creating 325 new jobs and growing its network of hotels to 558 locations in the UK, Spain and Ireland. The firm says it is to open at 21 new […]
Police in Fife have confirmed that 15-year-old Liam Southby who was reported missing from St Andrews was traced safe and well in the Glenrothes area. Police have issued thanks to all who shared the appeal.
An exciting new long distance walking route the Fife Pilgrim Way is set to become a reality thanks to funding of £399,000 from The National Lottery. Fife was known as Scotland’s Pilgrim Kingdom in medieval times, the Pilgrim Way which begins at either Culross Abbey or North Queensferry and is based on, and echoes the […]