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Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Drivers have been warned to expect “significant delays” over Easter with more than 20 million cars expected on the roads between Maundy Thursday and Easter Monday.

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David Slaven was fined at Dundee Sheriff Court

Crash OAP who fell asleep at wheel is spared road ban

A PENSIONER who fell asleep at the wheel – mounting a pavement and smashing into a lamppost and a wall – was spared a road ban.

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Speedwatch volunteers, from left; John Lamond, Ronnie Lindsay and Hazel Law.

Volunteers to check traffic with speedguns

Community volunteers using police equipment are being deployed to record the speeds of vehicles on the roads of north east Fife.

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ScotRail says no one has been injured. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Passengers tell of moment train hit tree

Passengers on a train which hit a tree while going through Fife have spoken of the moment it struck the front of the engine.

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Are these the worst road markings in Fife?

An angry councillor has hit out at wonky road markings which he claims will make his town a “laughing stock”.

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The opening of the Queensferry Crossing has been delayed. Picture: Greg Macvean

Queensferry Crossing opening delayed until summer

The opening of the Queensferry Crossing has been postponed from May until between mid-July and the end of August, economy secretary Keith Brown told MSPs today.

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The Queensferry Crossing will be delayed again.

Queensferry Crossing opening delayed for a second time

The Queensferry Crossing will not now open in May, economy secretary Keith Brown has admitted to MSPs

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Andrew Reilly causing the death of Mrs Thom by dangerous driving.

Van driver found guilty after death crash

A van driver who caused the death of a mother-of-three after overtaking approaching a blind crest in the road was locked up today.

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Alex Rowley with Ron Page, A92 campaign convener at the Balfarg junction. (Pic Fife Photographic Agency).

£1.5m pledge triggers hope of improvement to notorious Fife road

Safety improvements a hazardous junction on one of Fife’s most notorious roads could finally become a reality, say campaigners.

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The Forth Road Bridge was closed after a lorry overturned. Picture: Traffic Scotland

Man charged after Forth Road Bridge closure

A man has been charged with dangerous driving after a lorry overturned on the Forth Road Bridge yesterday afternoon.

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Bridge reopens to vehicles

Bridge reopens to vehicles

The Forth Road Bridge has now reopened to traffic after an overturned lorry was removed.

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The M90 junction 4 slip road

Fife road facing diversion over roadworks

A Fife road is facing traffic disruption this week as work to resurface it take place over two nights.

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Forth Road Bridge closed again

Forth Road Bridge closed again

The Forth Road Bridge is closed both ways once again due to an overturned lorry.

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The former St Andrews railway station

Bid for Fife rail expansion goes to parliament

Campaigners for the reintroduction of rail links in Fife have taken their case to Holyrood.

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Kirkcaldy roadworks to bring two week disruption

Kirkcaldy roadworks to bring two week disruption

A £93,000 roadworks project is set to bring a fortnight of disruption to drivers in Kirkcaldy this month.

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Stagecoach Group has launched its 2017 Champions Awards for employees.

Nominate your favourite employee for the Stagecoach Champion Awards

Stagecoach Group has launched its 2017 Champions Awards for employees and is inviting bus and coach passengers in the East of Scotland to nominate their favourite member of staff for the Customer Service Champions Award.

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Mrs Purves was treated in Victoria Hospital. Pic by FPA

Kirkcaldy accident victim’s son thanks those who looked after her

The son of an elderly woman who was knocked down and injured in a road accident in Kirkcaldy yersterday morning has thanked everyone who helped look after her.

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Cllr John Wincott shows how easy it is to use RingGo.

Launch of new mobile phone service to pay for parking in Fife

From today (March 1), motorists are now able to use a new mobile phone service to pay for parking in Fife.

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Elderly woman in hospital after collision with car in Kirkcaldy

Elderly woman in hospital after collision with car in Kirkcaldy

An elderly woman is being treated in hospital for head injuries after being involved in a collision with a car in Kirkcaldy this morning.

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An elderly couple were rescued from their car. Picture: Contributed

Storm Doris: Elderly pair rescued from car trapped in floods

Two elderly occupants of a car trapped on a flooded road in Fife have been rescued by firefighters.

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