Popular choir bringing song sessions to Dalgety Bay

A popular choir is setting up sessions in Dalgety Bay.

Popular choir bringing song sessions to Dalgety Bay

A popular choir is setting up sessions in Dalgety Bay. Sing in the City was started in 2010. There are now choirs in Edinburgh, Musselburgh, Dunfermline, Kirkcaldy and Falkirk. Kirsty Baird and Annette Hanley are the Musical Directors of Sing in the City and are singer songwriters and musicians. They said: “We pride ourselves on […]

Bags of hope as Dalgety Bay and Hillend Gala shortlisted for Tesco grant scheme

Dalgety Bay and Hillend Gala has been shortlisted for a funding scheme.

Bags of hope as Dalgety Bay and Hillend Gala shortlisted for Tesco grant scheme

Dalgety Bay and Hillend Gala has been shortlisted for a funding scheme. The Gala is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £5,000, £2,000 and £1,000 – all raised from the 5p bag […]

New homes plan for the Bay gets go-ahead despite objections

A plan to build dozens of new homes on Dalgety Bay's industrial estate has been given the go-ahead despite objections.

New homes plan for the Bay gets go-ahead despite objections

A plan to build dozens of new homes on Dalgety Bay’s industrial estate has been given the go-ahead despite objections. Muir Homes applied to Fife Council for permission to build for 44 homes on Donibristle Industrial Estate.  A previous application to build homes at Fulmar Way was refused permission in 2015. 75 objections and six letters of support […]

By wildlife artist Leo du Feu: ‘Trees replaced by cars at the Gateway site?’

Wildlife artist Leo du Feu has questioned the decision to fell the area of trees which has been cleared to make way for the Gateway development.

By wildlife artist Leo du Feu: ‘Trees replaced by cars at the Gateway site?’

“Fife Council are to be congratulated on their efforts towards protection and improvement of environment across the Kingdom. “The most obvious example to me is the increasing number of wildflower areas in parks and on roadsides, and the number of verges left to grow long. Brilliant for insects, butterflies, bees, birds. Beautiful and interesting to […]

Dalgety Bay Gateway development is well under way as site levelled

Initial works to create the new development planned at Dalgety Bay's 'Gateway' site is under way.

Dalgety Bay Gateway development is well under way as site levelled

Initial works to create the new development planned at Dalgety Bay’s ‘Gateway’ site is under way. Diggers have now levelled the site clearing the area of long-standing trees and bushes. Dalgety Bay Gateway includes plans for the creation of a Marston’s Inns restaurant with bar lounge as well as a drive-thru coffee shop and a […]

Crown Office ruling on drowning deaths of tragic 2-year-old twin brothers

Following the deaths of twin toddler brothers who drowned in a fish tank in Dalgety Bay, the Crown Office has made its ruling.

Crown Office ruling on drowning deaths of tragic 2-year-old twin brothers

Following the terrible tragedy of the deaths of twin toddler brothers who drowned in a fish tank in Dalgety Bay, the Crown Office has decided no fatal accident inquiry is to be held. Little Rhys and Shaun Scott, 2, tragically died after falling into the tank at the family home in March 2016. Despite the […]

The Trump Steaks triumph at Gala quiz fundraiser

Dalgety Bay and Hillend Gala committee kicked off their fundraising at the weekend with two very successful events.

The Trump Steaks triumph at Gala quiz fundraiser

Dalgety Bay and Hillend Gala committee kicked off their fundraising at the weekend with two very successful events, raising just over £1,000 for next year’s Gala. The first event was a pub quiz at Louie Browns, and with 104 people attending, it was a complete sell out. A committee spokesperson said: “We had a total […]

Aldi plans to update locals over proposed Bay store in due course

Aldi supermarket chain is awaiting a decision by Fife Council planners over its proposal to build a store at the entrance to Dalgety Bay.

Aldi plans to update locals over proposed Bay store in due course

The Aldi supermarket chain, which is hoping to set up shop at Dalgety Bay’s cleared ‘Gateway’ site at the entrance to Hillend Industrial Estate, has said the firm will be able to update locals on plans once a decision on planning has been made. A detailed planning application was submitted to Fife Council seeking to build […]

Double yellow lines to go ahead, says council

Two streets in Dalgety Bay are to become 'no parking' zones.

Double yellow lines to go ahead, says council

Two streets in Dalgety Bay are to become ‘no parking’ zones. Fife Council has considered residents’ objections to the council’s plan to create parking restrictions on Couston Road. The South West Fife Area Committee discussed the objections submitted to the council, but after consideration it was been agreed that the waiting restrictions should go ahead. […]

Dempsey to stand as candidate in May’s council election

The Fife Conservative Party says it has selected its first tranche of candidates for next May’s Council Elections.

Dempsey to stand as candidate in May’s council election

The Fife Conservative Party says it has selected its first tranche of candidates for next May’s Council Elections. Dave Dempsey has been re-selected to stand for election to represent Inverkeithing & Dalgety Bay. The council ward is expanding to take in his home village of North Queensferry. Dave said: “I’m delighted to have the opportunity to […]