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Revealed - Britain’s favourite flower

The humble garden rose has been revealed as Britain’s favourite flower.

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Achieving the perfect summer lawn requires a methodical approach

Top tips: How to maintain your lawn this summer

Getting out into the garden and enjoying your lawn requires some hard work to keep it looking tip top.

Lifestyle
New 'glamping' at Ardross - pic of what the 'tents' will look like.

It’s camping, just not as we know it

A new holiday development in the East Neuk will offer visitors to the Kingdom a completely new experience.

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A map showing the route of the Artline

All aboard the Artline for Fife open doors weekend

Seven unique Fife stations on the East Coast mainline will be the focus of an open doors weekend at the end of the month.

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Kingsbarns beach

Bid to halt closure of Fife Coastal Path section

Plans to close Kingsbarns Golf Links, part of the Fife Coastal Path, the car park at Kingsbarns Beach and its access road, during the Ricoh British Women’s Open will open to consultation within days.

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5 beautiful Scottish beaches you may not have heard of

5 beautiful Scottish beaches you may not have heard of

Scots may be more than able to withstand Arctic weather, but there’s no denying the pull of fairer climates as the cold winter season rages on.

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The group at Arthur's Seat in Edinburgh.

Walk this way – to get exercise and forge new friendships

From low level country walks to strenuous munros and long distance mountain treks, there is a Fife group dedicated to providing the widest range of opportunities for people who enjoy spending time outdoors.

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Fifers are urged to sign up for the Race for Life and  Race for Life Family 5k' this year. Pic: Liam McAvoy.

Fifers are invited to sign up for the Race for Life 2017

Fife women are being encouraged to banish the winter blues by signing up to Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life – and now men can join them too.

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Volunteers work at Ravenscraig Walled Garden.

Green group one step closer to training centre

Community eco charity Greener Kirkcaldy has taken another step forward in its aim of developing a new horticultural training centre at Ravenscraig Walled Garden in Kirkcaldy.

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Work to begin on new Fife cycle path

Work to begin on new Fife cycle path

Work begins in Dreelside Park this week to progress a multi-use cycle path between Anstruther and Cellardyke.

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Neil MacNicol broke two unofficial records.

Running man breaks two unofficial records

A Burntisland runner believes he has become the first person to complete a popular walking route unsupported while breaking another record at the same time.

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Walkers at the Kissing Trees

Fife walking festival hailed a success

Dozens of people put their best feet forward to take part in the Craigencalt Rural Community Trust’s third annual Walking Festival.

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Richard Sanderson, St Andrews, is preparing to cycle the Highlands in May but has taken an unsual route for his latest training ride.

Initial training for St Andrews cyclist Multiple Sclerosis challenge

St Andrews cyclist Richard Sanderson kicked off training for an epic highland charity bike ride with an unusual first route.

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VIDEO: Don’t miss Halley’s Comet spectacle as fireballs light up night sky

VIDEO: Don’t miss Halley’s Comet spectacle as fireballs light up night sky

Eyes to the skies! We’re in for a month-long meteor shower thanks to dust from Halley’s Comet.

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VIDEO: Take a virtual ride on Blackpool Pleasure Beach’s new £16.25m rollercoaster

It’s a popular holiday destination for thousands of Scots and now Blackpool Pleasure Beach bosses have announced a new £16.25m rollercoaster for the park.

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Sam Brenkel from Aberdour

End of an epic challenge for Fife man Sam

An Aberdour man has completed a gruelling three-stage 5000km trek across Europe from John O’Groats to Romania.

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Members of the Living Lomonds Landscape Partnership and volunteers taking part in an archaeological dig in the Lomonds

Living Lomonds legacy will live on

Back at the end of 2011 a few people with a passion for the Lomond Hills got together around a table at Falkland Palace for a discussion.

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WATCH: The world’s biggest bouncy castle ...

This is the world’s biggest bouncy castle - and it’s for adults!

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Get ready to go into battle at Falkland Palace!

Ready, steady – into battle at Falkland Palace!

It’s pikes and halberds, muskets and drums at the ready this weekend, to do battle at Falkland Palace.

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Leanne Lindsay and dog Bubba

Fife veterinary nurse on walk for kids and canine charities

Six Fife legs will be setting out on a very special walk this weekend to raise money for charity.

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