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Campaigners threat to block A92 in protest

A92 safety campaigners in Fife are threatening to take “direct action” if the Scottish Government fail to respond to latest concerns.

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Stock pic: Jamie Forbes

Kirkcaldy third highest for MOTs

Research has revealed that Kirkcaldy is the third most expensive town or city in Scotland for having your car serviced or MOT’d.

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New travel scheme benefits Fifers

New travel scheme benefits Fifers

A new arrangement between ScotRail and Stagecoach East Scotland will benefit Fifers affected by travel distruption.

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The bridge closure has caused traffic chaos

Officials hope to re-open Forth Road Bridge tomorrow morning

Forth Road Bridge chiefs hope to re-open the crossing for tomorrow morning’s rush hour after a juggernaut was blown over in 74mph winds early today.

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Fife bus service survey

Fife bus service survey

Fife Council is urging Fifers to share their thoughts on proposed changes to bus services in the Kingdom.

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Forth Road Bridge closed: Drivers face evening delays

Forth Road Bridge closed: Drivers face evening delays

Drivers using the Forth Road Bridge have been warned that they face delays this evening, even if it is reopened after this morning’s closure.

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It is not known how this happened (Pic by FFP)

Tight squeeze at Kirkcaldy station car park

Two parking attendants had a surprise today (Tuesday) when they came across a strange ‘double decker’ at Kirkcaldy railway station.

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Scotrail travellers face an increase in fares.

Fife passengers endure train journey misery

A rise in train fares has been met with intense criticism, even following assurances that improvements will “truly transform” rail services.

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Dr Peter Burman, new chairman of Falkland Community Council

New Falkland community council opposes traffic measure

A newly formed community council in Falkland is opposing Fife Council proposals to introduce more double yellow lines in the conservation village.

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The A92 was closed after a car fire.

Car blaze forces A92 shut down

A car fire forced the closure of the main road between Kirkcaldy and Glenrothes today.

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The Cross Country service may not stop in Cupar, Leuchars or Ladybank if the service is altered. Pic: Jon Savage

Proposed axe for Cross Country service in north east Fife

Local politicians and organisations have hit out at a train operator after it was announced that an important service could be cut.

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Forth Road Bridge closure on 12/12/15. Pic by Scott Louden.

Truss end links repair on the Forth Road Bridge - one year on

One year on from the re-opening of the Forth Road Bridge after an unprecedented three-week closure for repairs to fractured steelwork, considerable progress has been made.

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Cllr John Beare and Cllr Ross Vettraino at the A92 where they are proposing Fife Council part fund safety improvements to the accident black spot. Pic Steve Brown.

Bid to make notorious A92 blackspot safe at last

“While we all acknowledge that there have been small scale improvements, the major issue of the junction at Balfarg remains” - Councillor John Beare.

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Passengers have been warned to plan in advance. Picture; Greg Macvean

Passengers warned ahead of Edinburgh Waverley’s ‘busiest day’

Rail passengers are being warned to plan ahead if travelling to or from Edinburgh on Saturday.

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Three car collision on Standing Stane Road

Three car collision on Standing Stane Road

Three cars were involved in a collision on the A915 Standing Stane road near to Cameron Farm this morning (Tuesday).

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There's been a five vehicle crash on the Forth Road Bridge. Pic Ian Rutherford

Five vehicles involved in Forth Road Bridge crash

Emergency services have been notified of a five vehicle collision on the southbound carriageway of the Forth Road Bridge.

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Police have issued a plea to ensure properties and vehicles are locked and secure following spate of acquisitive crime.

Helicopter called to A915 road accident

A driver had to be airlifted to hospital after an accident on the outskirts of St Andrews at the weekend.

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When a hole appeared in the A917 St Monans to Pittenweem Road caused by subsidence
 back in November 2013

Four years on and Fife route is no better says Crail resident

Growing complaints about the condition of the main road between St Andrews and Crail are unlikely to be heard.

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Vital Bridge repairs will mean the overnight closure of the busy A92 this weekend.

Motorists to face long delays this weekend on one of Fife’s busiest roads

Motorists are bracing themselves for delay’s on one of Fife’s busiest roads this weeking as essential bridge repairs are undertaken.

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Call for public ownership of Scotland’s trains

Call for public ownership of Scotland’s trains

Rail services in Scotland could fall back into public hands if performance doesn’t improve drastically over the next three years.

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