The biggest British naval warship to be built by the UK sailed out of Rosyth dockyard and under the Forth bridges around just before midnight on 26 June 2017. Hundreds of local workers have worked for the last few years to construct the ship in Fife. The new HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier had to […]
This year’s Dalgety Bay Bike Festival is set to mark its fifth successful year. This year’s event is due to be held on Saturday 19th August 2017 at Dalgety Bay Sailing Club from 12noon to 5pm. A spokesman for the festival said: “A great time was had by all last year with the popular timber trail, […]
An MSP has sought clarification from the Royal Bank of Scotland over its future plans for providing a service in Dalgety Bay. Murdo Fraser, regional MSP, has written to bank boss Ross McEwan after the financial institution announced it was to close its Dalgety Bay branch. Mr Murdo said he had received several representations from […]
UK defence minister Mark Lancaster is to visit Dalgety Bay to give an update on the planned clean-up of radioactive particles on the Bay’s foreshore. He is due to visit Dalgety Bay on 20 April at the request of area MP Roger Mullin. The much-awaited clean up of the beach will see a new jetty and […]
After a long campaign by Bay Skate Park supporters, a new facility has finally opened. Enthusiastic young skaters will now be able to enjoy the skate park over the school Easter holidays. The council-funded £80,000 skate park has been constructed on a strip of land neighbouring the Vauxhall motors showroom and the edge of Dalgety […]
The company responsible for laying communication cables throughout Dalgety Bay is to attend a meeting in the Bay over complaints. Virgin Media contractors McNicholas have been in the area for weeks laying new broadband cables as part of a nationwide roll-out of Virgin broadband. It is understood that workers are on a five-year contract to […]
A Dalgety Bay councillor has launched a hard-hitting attack on the council administration saying he has uncovered an attempt to “short-change” the Bay over community funding figures. Long-standing councillor for the area, Dave Dempsey, said he has questions over a budget plan for capital projects put together by the ruling Fife Council Labour administration. Cllr Dempsey […]
Reader Calum Taylor has been in touch to share an old photo of Dalgety Bay taken from the air in the 1970s before much of the Bay was developed for housing. Thank you to Mr Taylor for taking the time to submit the picture. The photo shows a before and an ‘as it is more […]
The Royal Bank of Scotland has announced it is to close its Dalgety Bay's branch at the Bay Centre.
The Royal Bank of Scotland has announced it is to close its Dalgety Bay’s branch. RBS has blamed the upsurge in mobile and digital banking for the closure. An RBS spokesman said that the way people choose to bank with us has changed radically over the last few years. “Between 2010 and 2015, mobile and […]
After three months of auditioning, a Dalgety Bay performer is to join Scottish Youth Theatre's first ever National Ensemble.
After three months of auditioning, a Dalgety Bay performer is to join Scottish Youth Theatre’s first ever National Ensemble. Daniel Webb, 20, made it in to the final 24. The talented performer was unveiled alongside the other selected members of Scottish Youth Theatre National Ensemble. Back in December 2016, when Scottish Youth Theatre celebrated its […]