Barack Obama in St Andrews for a round of golf

Barack Obama in St Andrews for a round of golf

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 […]

Lorry smashes through cars and gardens in St Andrews

Residents of Guardbridge, St Andrews were left in shock after a heavy goods vehicle ploughed into parked cars before coming to a halt in a garden.

Lorry smashes through cars and gardens in St Andrews

Residents of Guardbridge, St Andrews were left in shock after a heavy goods vehicle ploughed into parked cars before coming to a halt in a garden. The lorry careered along Cupar Road crashing into four parked cars and knocking down a garden wall. Emergency services rushed to the scene of the crash which happened at around 10.30am on Saturday, […]

Have a google at this! Online interactive map launched to promote Fife attractions

Have a google at this! Online interactive map launched to promote Fife attractions

Visitor attractions and businesses which benefit from the tourist industry in Fife could be boosted by a new online feature launched by Promoting Fife. Visitors to the Kingdom will be able to discover and explore  Fife ’s hidden gems and key attractions using a new clickable online map which has been launched on the www.welcometofife.com  website. The new, interactive Explore […]

'Chariots of Fire' 5k sands run

Residents are being invited to take part in a fun day on the town’s beach, celebrating St Andrews’ cinematic past on 2 June. Chariots 2013 will give people the chance to run dressed all in white on the sands that featured in the film Chariots of Fire, and last year with Rowan Atkinson as Mr […]

Consultation over Madras Pipeland site

Consultation over Madras Pipeland site

Consultation on the proposal to build a new Madras College on the Pipeland site, in St Andrews was launched by councillors today. The consultation became live on Monday, 21st January and will run until 8th March, with a series of planned public meetings, meetings with pupils and parents, public displays and information readily available online. […]

Video: Proposal to have 'Living Wage' for all council employees

Fife Council leader, Alex Rowley, has underlined his support for a ‘Living Wage’ for all council employees in the same week Scottish Youth Parliament members brought forward their campaign. Fife Labour has proposed in its draft budget to introduce the ‘Living Wage’ for all Council employees. This will result in 2,000 workers receiving an increase […]