Christmas News
This high street retailer is recruiting for Christmas jobs in Fife now

This high street retailer is recruiting for Christmas jobs in Fife now

The run-up to Christmas is the busiest time of year for many shops, many of which take on extra staff as the number of customers spikes.

religion and belief
Hi Ho! Off to the Glenrothes panto we go …

Hi Ho! Off to the Glenrothes panto we go …

Christmas is coming, and the stage is set for Glenrothes Theatre Company’s annual pantomime.

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I am home for Christmas – back in my beloved place

I am home for Christmas – back in my beloved place

I left my home four months ago because I was scared.

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Fifers fill festive backpacks for child refugees

Fifers fill festive backpacks for child refugees

An appeal to make Christmas special for child refugees has led to an extraordinary act of generosity by staff at Sky in Dunfermline.

Local
Press Appeal: Donate your books to help Fife charity shop

Press Appeal: Donate your books to help Fife charity shop

You often find books lying around the house – a dusty box in the attic, some shoved under the bed or left on a shelf.

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Time to bring back the 12 days of Christmas

Time to bring back the 12 days of Christmas

It’s barely 8.30 a.m. and already I’m hearing The Darkness’ Christmas song for the second time.

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A defence of the Brussels sprout - written by a scientist

by Trevor George, King's College LondonBrussels sprouts, like their European namesake, divide opinion. Some people embrace the flavour

5 ways to cut down your food waste this Christmas

by Elliot Woolley, Loughborough UniversityThe average family throws away about £700 worth of food each year. This is not just a drain

This is the 10 day festive weather forecast - and when snow could hit

Many people may have been dreaming of a 'white Christmas', but what are the experts saying?Some will be disappointed to hear that we may be

15 weird and wonderful Christmas food and drink facts

Fancy a festive family bucket this Christmas?In Japan, eating Kentucky Fried Chicken has become something of a Yule tide tradition for