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Levenmouth finalises twinning agreement

Levenmouth has finalised its historic twinning agreement with the French town of Bruges.

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Wendy McCormack, cancer survivor who started the Pretty Muddy event. Pic by Lesley Martin

Fife park turns pink for Race for Life

Kirkcaldy’s Pretty Muddy and Race For Life events saw hundreds of women of all ages flocking to the Beveridge Park over the weekend to help beat cancer.

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The plans will go in front of the planning committee on Wednesday.

Proposed sports complex could attract elite sports teams

Some of the world’s elite sports teams could soon be visiting St Andrews if plans for a new sports complex are approved, it is claimed.

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Last year's sand sculpture brought Beethoven to life.

East Neuk Festival to launch this week

The annual spectacle of the East Neuk Festival is set to enrich the area with culture once more this week.

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Wonderful woodland winners honoured

Wonderful woodland winners honoured

Wonderful woodlands and fabulous forests from all across Scotland have been recognised in an annual awards ceremony.

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The new Back on Track scheme is the latest council project to tackle fuel poverty.

Tackling fuel poverty in Fife

Fuel poverty is on the rise in Fife. According to the most recent Scottish Government statistics, 40 per cent of homes in Fife are in fuel poverty, with nine per cent of those in extreme fuel poverty.

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Record breaking year for Royal Highland Show

Record breaking year for Royal Highland Show

A record breaking 190,000 visitors flocked to the Royal Highland Show over the last four days (22-25 June) demonstrating once again the strength and enduring appeal of Scotland’s iconic celebration of farming, food and rural life.

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Appeal for witnesses to fatal road accident

Appeal for witnesses to fatal road accident

Police are appealing for information following a road accident on Friday in which a man died.

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The Scottish Parliament's debating chamber.

Safety of Scotland’s high rise homes to be examined

The safety of Scotland’s high rise tower blocks will be examined by a Holyrood Committee, following the tragedy at Grenfell Tower.

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Bridge paths closed as new ship sets sail

The footpaths at the Forth Road Bridge have been closed in preparation for the launch of the Royal Navy’s largest ever ship.

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Russ Moyer rejoins Fife Flyers for season 2017-18 (Pic: Fife Flyers)

Moyer return to Flyers – and targets silverware

Russ Moyer has confirmed his return to Fife Flyers for season 2017-18.

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Helicopter rescue, St Andrews (Pic courtesy of local resident)

Helicopter rescue at St Andrews castle

A girl became stranded on the rocks near St Andrews Castle last night, and had to be rescued by helicopter.

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Construction work at the Kings has revealed an arch window - the first time it has been uncovered since 1935 (pic by  Lynn Smith at LS Photography)

It isn’t all quiet behind the scenes at the Kings

The Kings Theatre Kirkcaldy project is still on track despite what seems from the outside to have been a quiet couple of months.

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Craig Brewster signs for Raith Rovers in 1991 with manager Jimmy Nicholl

A touch of special Brew added to Raith Rovers Hall of Fame show

He wasn’t at Raith Rovers long, but his goal scoring exploits were enough to see Craig Brewster named as the latest inductee into the club’s Hall of Fame.

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The Creative Martyrs , Gustav and Jakob. (Pic: Dan Phillips)

Free Fringe: A festival filled with hidden gems ...

The Free Fringe is home to some of the best shows at the Edinburgh Festival – not to mention venues you probably never even knew existed!

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Leven Rally will take place on Sunday. (Pic: FPA)

Classic vehicles descend on Leven

Vintage vehicles will descend on Fife on Sunday for the Leven Rally.

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Mary Herd. Picture: Fife Photo Agency

Disabled mum ‘trapped in house’ after fall

A disabled mum-of-two who has been waiting for several years for a house without stairs says her condition has worsened after falling down the steps of her first-floor flat.

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Clem O'Mara presents Ellie Cunningham with the award, along with Derek Allan.

Hero of Kirkcaldy jet crash inspires new award

A new award, which recognises bravery among pupils at Kirkcaldy High School has been given to Ellie Cunningham, after she helped an elderly neighbour who fell and broke her hip.

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Dr Michael Palin and University of St Andrews undergraduate Student Ambassadors. (Picture: University of St Andrews)

Former Python looks on the bright side after uni honour

Monty Python legend Michael Palin has been awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of St Andrews.

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Joe Meldrum with Falkirk star Mark Kerr.

Balwearie boy is hat-trick hero at Midnight League

Scoring a hat-trick at any level of football is a special feeling, but to net three in a high-profile tournament takes some beating, as youngster Joe Meldrum found out.

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