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Family fun day at Elmwood Campus in Cupar

SRUC Elmwood Campus in Cupar opened its doors again to the local community at their annual free family fun day recently.

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Fife College Lecturers on strike

Talks fail to resolve college lecturers strike

Talks between striking lecturers and colleges across Scotland have failed to resolve pay deal issues, raising fears that students will next week be hit with a further three days of industrial action.

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Fife College welcomed its first group of Smart Meter students to its Stenton Campus in Glenrothes recently where they took part in both practical and theory classes.

Fife College at the forefront of Smart Meter training

Fife College is delighted to be one of the first Colleges in Scotland to train individuals to become Smart Meter installers which will help reduce energy bills and emissions for consumers and provide hundreds of new jobs.

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Fife College Lecturers on strike outside the St Brycedale campus

Fife College ‘failing students’ amid strike

Strikes by college lecturers continued this week, as it was claimed that management are failing students in the absence of lecturers.

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From left:  Student Engagement Assistant at FCSA, Gloria Laurini, Vice President for Welfare and Equality at FCSA , Ash Tucker; Assistant Principal for Quality and Curriculum Partnerships at Fife College, Iain Hawker; Resilience Officer at the Scottish Ambulance Service, Stephanie Spowart; and Health and Safety Manager at Fife College, Alastair Leadbetter.

Fife College Students’ Association helps install life-saving device

Fife College Students’ Association and the College’s Health and Safety department have installed public access defibrillators at each of the College campuses.

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The Glenwood Knights race team achieved a number of significant results in their first race meet. (pic supplied).

Fife school race team have the speed to succeed

A team of pupils from Glenrothes have proved they are the ‘kings of the track’ after the racing car they built was first to the chequered flag.

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Striking staff and students at Fife College

Progress made as Fife College strike continues

There have been “small signs” of progress between EIS members and management as Fife College staff continue strike action.

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The three teams in the heats

Winners in the heats of Rotary schools’ quiz

Burntisland and Kinghorn Rotary Club held its heat of the Rotary Primary School Quiz in Burntisland Primary School recently.

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Perth Scooter Gran  joined Fife favourite, Jamie the Jester and Strider, Living Streets mascot on May 3 to kick off the series of Fife Park Walks at Beveridge Park in Kirkcaldy.

Fife pupils join special guests to celebrate the start of National Walking Month

School pupils across Fife have been heading to local parks with some very special guests to celebrate the start of National Walking Month.

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Pupils log masses of miles in 2017 Big Pedal

Pupils log masses of miles in 2017 Big Pedal

More than 306,000 miles by bike or scooter, have been logged by Scots school pupils during Sustrans’ Big Pedal challenge in March.

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Carol Vorderman helping to promote Aero Space Kinross on Facebook and Twitter

Carol backs countdown as aerospace project takes a giant leap forward

It’s all systems go for an out-of-this-world visitor centre as TV star Carol Vorderman continues the countdown to the next stage of the ambitious project.

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The keys to the new Waid Community Campus were handed over at a ceremony.

Academy given keys to new campus

The keys to the new £24 million Waid Community Campus have been handed over ahead of its opening this summer,

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Elmwood campus, Cupar

Future of Elmwood in doubt, admits college boss

The boss of Scotland’s Rural College has admitted that the future of the Elmwood campus in Cupar is uncertain.

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Sharon Reynolds (left) and Karen Shand outside the school. Pics by FPA

Road closure pilot could be tried at Fife school to protect pupils

Selfish parking outside schools is nothing new. It happens at every school in Fife, with some bothered more than others.

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Staff at Fife College are on strike.

College staff strike over pay dispute

Lecturers at Fife College have begun strike action today (Thursday) as part of a long-running dispute over fair pay.

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Miss Scotland Lucy Kerr has the key to Scotland's secrets

National Trust launches major recruitment drive

Families across Scotland are being handed the key to Scotland’s treasures this summer - when they join the National Trust for Scotland.

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Youngsters from the new University of St Andrews nursery with Principal Professor Sally Mapstone. (Picture: Alan Richardson.)

New starts at university – from birth to five!

The University of St Andrews has welcomed a new intake of youngsters.

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St Andrews University was named the best in Scotland (Pic: Jane Barlow)

St Andrews named top Scottish university

St Andrews University has been named Scotland’s top university and number three in the UK.

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Strike action to begin at Fife College

Strike action to begin at Fife College

Lecturers at Fife College will begin strike action tomorrow (Thursday) as part of a long-running dispute over fair pay.

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Fife Council said the safety of children remains its top priority despite last week's serious breach in security. (Pic George McLuskie).

Boy (4) found half a mile away after walking out of Fife nursery

A children’s nursery in Fife has been forced to review its safety procedures after a four-year-old boy was found wandering the streets half a mile away.

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