‘Wish you were still here’ author’s talk at library

Local historian Eric Simpson is to give a talk in Dalgety Bay Library on Thursday, 19 September 2013. The illustrated talk entitled ‘Beside the Seaside’  will feature on Mr Simpson’s  recently-published book Wish You Were Still Here. He will be talking about the decline of the seaside holiday in Fife and other parts of Scotland from Victorian times to […]

50 take part in sailing club’s Youth Week

50 take part in sailing club’s Youth Week

A week-long youth sailing scheme has taken place at Dalgety Bay Sailing Club. Youth Week at the club has been running for about 25 years, said instructors Kirsty Brunton and Cheryl Taylor.  Both instructors have been involved in the scheme for about 18 years. Kirsty said: “There are 50 children taking part, and they’re divided […]

Bay’s acrobatic Gymtasia Evolution stars to perform at Hyde Park’s British Summertime Festival

Bay’s acrobatic Gymtasia Evolution stars to perform at Hyde Park’s British Summertime Festival

Scottish acrobatic gymnast stars who wowed the nation with their talents on Sky 1’s Got to Dance TV show have been invited to perform in London’s Hyde Park on 7 July. Gymtasia Evolution, based in Dalgety Bay with members from across Fife, won through to the final three acts on the hit TV show and captured the hearts […]

Acrobay’s end of season awards night sees a few surprises

Acrobay’s end of season awards night sees a few surprises

Acrobay Gymnastics Club celebrated its end of season with a team awards ceremony and a surprise visit from Fife Provost Jim Leishman and Gordon Brown, MP for Dalgety Bay. The event, held on Friday 21 June 2013, was attended by members of the acrobatic gymnastic club, parents and coaches.  Over 120 children and young people […]

Dalgety Bay and Cowdenbeath Fife 2020 centres increasing football talent

Dalgety Bay and Cowdenbeath Fife 2020 centres increasing football talent

Two football skills ‘centre’ based at Dalgety Bay and Cowdenbeath High School will boost the number of players from the county playing at the elite level of the game, according to a development manager. The Scottish Football Association (SFA) has established a network of 2020 Development Centres across the country to provide players in primary […]

‘Fantastic’ results for Acrobay as team scoops Silver and two Bronze medals at British Championships

‘Fantastic’ results for Acrobay as team scoops Silver and two Bronze medals at British Championships

Acrobay Gymnastics Club rounded off a hugely successful competition year by scooping one Silver and two Bronze medals at the British NDP Championships, a new record for the club at this level. Seventeen of the club’s gymnasts, all Scottish Champions in their own right, competed at the two-day event inStoke-on-Trentagainst over 500 ofBritain’s best Acrobatic […]