Man impersonates police officer warning

Police officers in the North East of Fife are appealing for information from the public after a woman driver was recently stopped by a man impersonating a police officer. The appeal comes after a similar incident in January when a woman driver was stopped by a man, who sped off after she challenged him. In […]

Wind farm application near M90

A wind farm is set to be built at Blairadam Forest near Kelty. A planning application for the erection of 11 wind turbines  has been lodged with Fife Council. Partnerships For Renewables Development Company Ltd submitted the proposal for Blairadam Forest off the M90 close to Kelty. The application can be viewed on Fife Council’s […]

Furniture Plus warehouse set for clearance sale

A well-known and respected Fife charity is throwing its doors open to the public once again. As part of Furniture Plus’ commitment to providing something for everyone in Fife, and generating income to support people who are either in furniture poverty or in need of employability development, this local charity is once again opening up […]

Links Market closes and Kirkcaldy starts clean-up operation

The Links Market is packing up and leaving town for another year. Kirkcaldy Police have reminded Fifers that the esplanade will remain closed for the next few days to enable a clean-up operation. A police spokesperson said: “Thanks to all who attended this year’s Links Market.  there have been no serious issues and we all […]

Toll Park construction work ‘causing homes to shake’

Residents close to the Toll Park site on which the new Burntisland Primary School is being built fear their homes are being structurally damaged because of vibrations.   Cracks have appeared in at least one home in close proximity to the building site. One resident said: “As soon as the JCB comes on to the site […]

Lost medication plea from police

Cowdenbeath officers are requesting the assistance of the public to locate lost medication which is potentially dangerous, particularly for children. The medication was lost during the evening of Friday, 19 April 2013, in the Cowdenbeath area. There are a total of 70 tablets contained within a seven day “pill bible”. Medication included Amilsulparide, Clozopine, Venlafaxine, […]

‘Skycatcher’ emergency exercise for fire crews

Firefighters and emergency response personnel took part in a major exercise in Glasgow. The nightmare scenario of an aircraft smashing into a multi-storey building in Glasgow city centre was played out  as the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) staged the major exercise for firefighters and their fellow emergency responders. Exercise Skycatcher saw around 50 firefighters […]

July date for panda pregnancy test

It’ll be July this year before Edinburgh Zoo pandas know if they’re expecting the patter of tiny paws. Giant panda Tian Tian was articifially inseminated after zoo experts said she was showing signs that were not conducive to mating.  Pandas only have a 36-hour breeding window.  A spokesperson for the zoo said: “Yang Guang had […]

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